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Behind the Gavel: A Look Inside a Student Senate Presidency

Senators with bears from Fall 2019 Student Senate Teddy Bear Drive.

Sabrina Maristela

April 23, 2020

OP-ED In light of the Student Senate elections that are happening right now, and the very difficult 3-way election for executive president in particular, I’m offering these personal thoughts on the position. (The following are personal reflections and are not the official reflections of the o...

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...

Memories of Dr. Ajwa

Professor Daniel McDonald

September 6, 2019

I first met Dr. Iyad Ajwa through his role as chair of the faculty development committee. He seemed then to be a thorough, thoughtful colleague, capable of navigating the unique complexities of diverse faculty interests against a backdrop of limited resources. Despite announcing policy changes that...

Tribute to Dr. Iyad Ajwa

Dr. David Aune

September 6, 2019

It is with great sadness that we acknowledge the passing of Dr. Iyad Ajwa, a highly skilled, faithful, inspiring and dedicated member of the Ashland University faculty. In what follows, I will share some personal reflections of what he meant to me and to the larger AU community. Although we came...

Ajwa’s impact from a student’s perspective

Kelly Fullin

September 6, 2019

I met Dr. Ajwa when I was a senior in high school visiting potential colleges. At the time I was undecided but leaning towards majoring in digital art or math, and met with Dr. Ajwa because he was department chair for math and computer science. While I told him at the time I was unsure and leaning...

AU College Republicans op-ed

AU College Republicans Executive Board

September 3, 2019

Once again, our beautiful school has opened its doors to new and returning Eagles. The Ashland University College Republicans hold true to a core principle for all students, and all Americans; Government does not create your individual rights. Rights come from God, or a higher power than the government....