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I’m voting for Joe Biden

October 19, 2020

I will be voting for former Vice-President Joe Biden in the upcoming election because he is a leader for the people. He has set himself as an example and a representative for the American people, and I...

I’m voting for Donald Trump

October 19, 2020

“The Pursuit of Happiness” The degradation of American politics began when we started looking at figurehead politicians to solve our problems; we no longer assumed our rightful place to better our...

President Campo responds to questions about new athletic complex

The Niss Athletic Center is a 125,000-square-foot indoor athletic and activity center adjacent to the Dwight Schar Athletic Complex. It is scheduled for completion in late Spring 2021.
September 23, 2020

I would like to respond to some of the questions you raised in a recent opinion piece in The Collegian:     MY QUESTION FOR DONORS IS THIS: IF YOU ARE DEAD-SET ON GIVING YOUR MONEY TO A SCHOOL...

AU theatre alumni collect 102 signatures to display career success

September 4, 2020

Letter to the editor This letter is written and sent on behalf of the undersigned alumni of the Ashland University Theatre Department in response to President Carlos Campo’s quote in the news article...

Building conditions may explain sudden sunset

September 4, 2020

Letter to the editor On July 22nd, Ashland University announced its intention to build an athletic center whose estimated cost is $9.98 million. Three days later, the same institution announced the sunsetting...

Sunsetting of majors reflects “no confidence vote”

September 4, 2020

Letter to the editor On Friday, May 15, AU’s Faculty Senate almost unanimously approved a vote of “no confidence” in Dr. Campo’s abilities as president of the university. Faculty Senate President,...

Student speaks out for accountability

September 4, 2020

Letter to the editor  In the midst of all the events that have taken place this summer and the creation of the “dearashland” Instagram account, I have taken a deep look into my own experiences while...

Applegate’s time cut short at AU

September 4, 2020

Letter to the editor If you haven't heard, my position was one of the four eliminated within the department of theatre last spring. Personally, I am grateful for many reasons, but my heart aches deeply...

Cards “stacked against the theatre department”

September 4, 2020

Letter to the editor The “sunsetting” of the Ashland University Theatre major is something that deeply saddens me, but unfortunately does not surprise me given the way that the Theatre Department...

Ashland’s misplaced priorities

September 4, 2020

Letter to the editor             Ashland University is currently dealing with a severe case of misplaced priorities. Announcing the construction of a $10 million athletics complex the same week...

Behind the Gavel: A Look Inside a Student Senate Presidency

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

AU Student Senate adds Officer of Diversity and Inclusion

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...

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