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Why meal swipes should cover off campus dining

Why meal swipes should cover off campus dining

Cass Tolliver, AU LIVE SPORTS EDITOR

November 21, 2019

Being an upperclassman at Ashland University comes with many perks— one of those being the meal swipes meal plan rather than the unlimited meal plan for Convo. These meal swipes can be used at Convo, Eagles nest, Tuffy’s smoothie bar and the Schar cafe. While those are all great options, sometimes...

Get Your Jingle on for the Holidays

Christine Jenkinson and Gracie Wilson

November 21, 2019

November: Most importantly: give thanks Make time for friends and family Be thankful that school is winding down Deck the halls with boughs of holly (after you have celebrated Thanksgiving of course) Grab some hot cocoa and watch the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade Watch /play Thanksgiving day...

“Golden Girls”: Being golden has no expiration date

“Golden Girls”: Being golden has no expiration date

Christine Jenkinson and Alayna Ross

November 8, 2019

For the few people that have not been graced with the opportunity to view “The Golden Girls” (starring Bea Arthur, Betty White, Rue McClanahan and Estelle Getty), it revolves around four older single women who are sharing a house in Miami. Widows, Rose and Blanche, share the home with divorceé Dorothy....

A time for friends, a time for giving: Friendsgiving

Avaerie Fitzgerald, MANAGING EDITOR FOR AU LIVE

November 8, 2019

Turkey, mashed potatoes, stuffing, cranberry sauce and that sweet, sweet pumpkin pie mark a special time of the year — Thanksgiving. What was once remembered as the days we pretended to help out in the kitchen by dumping different ingredients in the bowl, we now experience in a whole new light. College...

Why students should be granted open commuting policy

Frozen

November 1, 2019

OPINION Living on campus is about becoming a part of the school and community. Student housing at Ashland University gives students a feeling of belonging and existence into Ashland culture and also helps students focus on academics and develop a lifestyle. A certain percentage of students at A...

Enemy of the People Review

Mason Jones

November 1, 2019

Corruption, power, manipulation — all these are considered the themes for the play “Enemy of the People.” People who are in power will manipulate others to get what they want through black mail, bribery, or other means necessary to remain in control over others. The play was performed by...

Chick-fil-A around town

Chick-fil-A around town

Gracie Wilson, ASSISTANT EDITOR/ OPINION EDITOR

October 24, 2019

The big red truck rolls into Ashland every Tuesday, coming from Strongsville to deliver Chick-fil-A to awaiting customers once a week. It brings delicious chicken nuggets and sweet lemonade to the college town, and there is often a large gathering around the truck. People are waiting, some even wishing...

Fall 2019 fashion must-haves

Cass Tolliver, AU LIVE SPORTS EDITOR

October 24, 2019

For almost every season the weather dictates what we wear. While fall temperatures can seem daunting at first, dressing for the cooler weather is actually not so bad. Fall in Ohio means layering, longer pants, big coats, scarves and boots. What is not to love? The first item that is a must have...

AU Student Senate adds Officer of Diversity and Inclusion

Reina Britt, Student Senate PR Officer

October 20, 2019

On Sept. 24, the Ashland University Student Senate passed a resolution that created a new position: an Officer of Diversity and Inclusion. This position’s purpose is to give a voice to the diverse student population of AU. With the help of the Office of Diversity and Inclusion, Student Senate came...

Why fall break should be longer

Why fall break should be longer

Grace Scarberry

October 18, 2019

Imagine waking up on a weekday. Your alarm didn’t go off and the light is streaming through the window like it does around noon. Your stomach is growling because you spent the last twelve hours catching up on sleep you’ve missed throughout the semester and you’re dying to go eat the pancakes you...

How to make extra money in college

Cass Tolliver, AU LIVE SPORTS EDITOR

October 3, 2019

College is a time in our lives where we barely get any sleep, are constantly going to classes, and as you probably know, do not have much money. In other words, us college kids are broke. What else would you expect though with tuition costs, meal plans, and book prices? Colleges and universities...

Student job opportunities on campus

Student job opportunities on campus

Avaerie Fitzgerald, MANAGING EDITOR FOR AU LIVE

October 3, 2019

Ashland University seems to be notorious for having a lot of jobs open for students all-year-round. This being said, I have noticed many differences this year in regards to those jobs. It breaks down to this: students are simply not jumping at job opportunities (mainly work study) anymore. Why could...