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“Displacement: New Works” exhibition

“Displacement: New Works” exhibition

Alayna Ross

September 5, 2019

The Coburn Gallery at Ashland University is featuring the exhibition, “Displacement: New Works” by J. Leigh Garcia and Taryn McMahon from Aug. 26 through Sept. 28. Garcia and McMahon are both professors of print media at Kent State University. The pieces displayed at the Coburn Gallery explore...

Remembering Dr. Iyad Ajwa

Remembering Dr. Iyad Ajwa

Zach Read, MANAGING EDITOR OF THE COLLEGIAN

September 5, 2019

His knees hit the ground as he bowed his head and placed it on the dirty carpet of the classroom floor. A practice he had done day-after-day was coming to life in front of the young faces. He holds that position for a minute or two, and stands up with an indentation on his forehead visible to the...

How to get involved with Group X

How to get involved with Group X

Mason Jones

September 5, 2019

For students who feel stressed out, bored or tired of doing the same thing over and over, it might be time for something new: Group X. Group X is a Monday through Friday group exercise class that ranges from cycling, yoga, karate and more. Group X is taught by various Ashland University students who...

AU Honors Program goes through changes

Sean Clark

September 5, 2019

Change has come to the Honors Board of Ashland University’s Honor Program. The Honors Program is an “academic community which seeks to promote a dedication to personal development, academic excellence, and community,” said Grey Johnston, president of the Honors Board. “The Honors Executive Board ...

AU listed by Princeton Review as a top college

AU listed by Princeton Review as a top college

Gracie Wilson, ASSISTANT EDITOR/ OPINION EDITOR

September 5, 2019

Ashland University was recently listed as one of the best colleges in the Midwest by the Princeton Review and most affordable for online education by Great Value Colleges. “The Princeton Review is well respected, so to be in it gives us prestige,” Dr. Carlos Campo, president of Ashland University,...

GrubHub makes debut as AU’s new food ordering app

GrubHub makes debut as AU’s new food ordering app

Chante Rutherford

August 30, 2019

As students have settled into their dorms, the sight of posters showing a new food ordering app, GrubHub, are everywhere. This app known for its mobile food delivery, has bought out popular college ordering app, Tapingo, this past summer. Over 150 college campuses used the app to make ordering and...

Counseling services offered at AU

Counseling services offered at AU

Bella Pacinelli, FEATURES EDITOR

August 22, 2019

Adjusting to college can be hard for even the toughest of people. Ashland University provides the services to make big problems seem a little smaller with the counseling center located on the second floor of the Hawkins Conard Student Center. Licensed Professional Counselor for AU, Jenny Preston,...

Ohio Link program connects students to other libraries in Ohio

Ohio Link program connects students to other libraries in Ohio

Gracie Wilson, ASSISTANT EDITOR/ OPINION EDITOR

August 22, 2019

The Ashland University library is known for being one of the tallest buildings in Ashland County and for housing books, academic advising and the Ashbrook Center. While all of this is true, there is more to the Ashland University library than meets the eye. The library has five floors with books...

New Rinehart Room to open in Kates Gymnasium

New Rinehart Room to open in Kates Gymnasium

Cassidy Tolliver, AU LIVE SPORTS EDITOR

August 22, 2019

The Rinehart Room and the Mary C. Miller Student-Athlete Enrichment Center in Ashland University’s Physical Education Center will have their dedications on Sept. 5 at 1:00 p.m. The creation of the Rinehart Room and the Mary C. Miller Student-Athlete Enrichment Center was supported by a donatio...

Campo holds all-institutional meeting

Campo holds all-institutional meeting

Zach Read and Avaerie Fitzgerald

August 22, 2019

As the Ashland University staff and faculty are gearing up for another school year to await the arrival of students to campus, AU President Dr. Carlos Campo held an All-Institutional meeting for faculty and staff on Aug. 20. The meeting consisted of a number of administrative leaders at AU giving...

Eagles for Pride becomes fully chartered

Avaerie Fitzgerald, MANAGING EDITOR FOR AU LIVE

August 21, 2019

Eagles for PRIDE was officially fully-chartered under Ashland University this summer after three years of being provisionally chartered. Current President of EFP and senior, Julia Swanson-Hines, took the position of AU alumnus, Joe Farber, who led the group with help from the club’s advisors Dr....