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AU student receiving treatment after fourth-floor fall

AU student receiving treatment after fourth-floor fall

Editorial Staff

February 28, 2020

An Ashland University student fell from the window of her dorm room located on the fourth floor of Clark Hall on Feb. 21. The incident was found in violation of AU's drug policy according to the safety services log on record. According to a statement released on Feb. 27 by Dr. Robert Pool, vice president...

Coronavirus scare around the world

Coronavirus scare around the world

Grace Scarberry

February 6, 2020

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is closely monitoring an outbreak of respiratory illness caused by a new coronavirus (2019-nCoV) first identified in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China. China’s Health Commission reported on Feb. 5 that there were 892 recoveries and 491 deaths nationwide. As of Wednesday ...

The fight for college athlete compensation strikes the nation

The fight for college athlete compensation strikes the nation

Evan Laux, NEWS & OPINION EDITOR

October 24, 2019

The National Collegiate Athletic Association, “a member-led organization dedicated to the well-being and lifelong success of college athletes,” has now been around for over 110 years. In that time, the millions of athletes who have played under the association have acquired exactly $0 from their...

Budget cuts hit AU

From 2014 to 2019 there was a decrease in enrollment. This shift caused departmental budget changes for the current year.

Avaerie Fitzgerald and Christine Jenkinson

September 19, 2019

A shift in this year’s enrollment is one of the factors to be blamed for departmental budget cuts throughout AU. Although there was growth in contributions from alumni as well as donations from community members, it was stated at the All-Institutional meeting that there were not enough funds to cover...