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Ashland Census Committee urges students and community members to participate in upcoming count

Ashland Census Committee urges students and community members to participate in upcoming count

Avaerie Fitzgerald, MANAGING EDITOR FOR AU LIVE

March 5, 2020

Members of the Ashland Chamber of Commerce, along with local businesses and nonprofit organizations have joined together to bring the Census Complete Count Committee (CCC) to Ashland, hoping to spread the importance of completing the 2020 census. The census occurs once every 10 years, and for most...

Juvenile and Probate Court candidates offer solutions to two major topics

Juvenile and Probate Court candidates offer solutions to two major topics

Grace Scarberry

February 26, 2020

Often times, Ashland County residents do not consider the number of children in foster care or the process it takes within the courtroom to put them in the safest environment possible. They fail to realize how bad the drug epidemic is, and how great of an effect it has on both parents and juveniles....

Panelists discuss gun violence and social trauma

Jordan Ballard, policy analyst at Ohio Disability Rights Law and Policy Center, speaks to members of the audience about online gun sales and rights of owners.

Avaerie Fitzgerald, MANAGING EDITOR FOR AU LIVE

February 20, 2020

The Ashland Center for Nonviolence hosted “A Conversation on Gun Violence and Social Trauma,” with the Ashland Mental Health and Recovery Board co-sponsoring the event, which was held on Feb. 13. Dr. Craig Hovey, director for the Center of Nonviolence and religion professor, moderated the event...

Community meets with candidates in upcoming election

Cory Branham — Republican

Avaerie Fitzgerald and Leah Burtscher

February 20, 2020

Dozens of community members gathered at the Ashland Kroc Center on Feb. 10 to listen to the candidates for the upcoming primary election speak about their campaigns and future plans. The Ashland Area Chamber of Commerce hosted the event in order to bring together community members and local poli...

Students participate in the March for Life

Students participate in the March for Life

Gracie Wilson, ASSISTANT EDITOR/ OPINION EDITOR

February 6, 2020

Students involved in the Ashland University Catholic Campus Ministry recently made the trip to Washington D.C. to participate in the March for Life on Jan. 24. Elizabeth Paydo, Frances Boggs and Mekenna Balasko are just three of the students who took the trip to the nation’s capital for the 47th...

Campo and Miller lead community discussion

Left to right: Ashland Mayor Matt Miller, Ashland Source reporter Tracy Leturgey and AU President Carlos Campo have a discussion with community members at Uniontown Brewery on Nov. 13.

Avaerie Fitzgerald, MANAGING EDITOR FOR AU LIVE

November 21, 2019

“We rise and fall together,” Mayor of Ashland Matt Miller said to the crowd of community members and campus leaders that were gathering at Uniontown Brewery in Downtown Ashland. The Ashland Source hosted an event featuring Miller and President of AU, Dr. Carlos Campo on Wednesday, Nov. 13. The...

Trump Attends Shale Conference

Trump Attends Shale Conference

Avaerie Fitzgerald, MANAGING EDITOR FOR AU LIVE

November 8, 2019

Police barricaded the roads surrounding the David. L. Lawrence Convention Center in Pittsburgh, Penn. on Oct. 23 in preparation for the Presidential Keynote Address. The Marcellus Shale Coalition Insight Conference brought President Donald Trump to discuss his plans for oil and gas companies and the...

A glimpse at the 2020 presidential candidates

A glimpse at the 2020 presidential candidates

Avaerie Fitzgerald, MANAGING EDITOR FOR AU LIVE

October 24, 2019

“O-H,” David Pepper, chairman of the Ohio Democratic Party, shouted to the crowd who had gathered to watch the next democratic candidates take their podium. The crowd followed with the infamous, “I-O”- ready to hear the big debate of 2019. As the election draws near, debates take place all...

Lieutenant Governor of Ohio coming to AU

Lieutenant Governor of Ohio coming to AU

Jordann Lopata

October 22, 2019

The Ashbrook Program will be hosting a Major Issues Lecture Series Luncheon with special guest, Ohio’s Lieutenant Governor, Jon Husted, on Oct. 22 at 12 p.m. in the Myers Convocation Center. The Ashbrook Program has been hosting luncheon and colloquium events for over 35 years, which have been a...

Political groups on campus talk future events

Jordann Lopata

September 10, 2019

College Republicans The College Republicans welcome newly appointed president, Jacob Brown. Brown is a current junior with a triple major in political science, economics and political economy. “It was definitely more than I was expecting, but I have an amazing executive board to support me wh...

Accusations against Kavanaugh leads to discussion on campus

Avaerie Fitzgerald, MANAGING EDITOR FOR AU LIVE

October 1, 2018

Shortly after receiving a nomination from President Trump to replace Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy, Brett Kavanaugh was faced with allegations of sexual assault by Dr. Christine Blasey Ford. California psychology professor, Ford, has claimed that Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her when they...

AU College Republicans visit Mary Taylor

Avaerie Fitzgerald, MANAGING EDITOR FOR AU LIVE

November 30, 2017

The College Republicans of Ashland University traveled to Cleveland State University on Monday, Oct. 30. Gubernatorial candidate, Mary Taylor spoke to the college republicans within the region on her campaign and issues within the state. Taylor is a former state representative and she is the first...