2/8/13 ASHLAND, Ohio – Dr. Glenn Reynolds, Beauchamp Brogan distinguished professor of law at the University of Tennessee, will speak at the Ashbrook Center’s Major Issues Lecture Series on March 6 at noon in Myers Convocation Center on the Ashland University campus.
Reynolds will speak on the topic “What Can’t Go On Forever, Won’t: Education and More in the 21st Century.”
The Ashland University Office of Admissions is reminding all prospective students to “Apply Now” for fall 2013 before it is too late. Comprehensive freshmen and transfer scholarships remain available for all qualified students.
Prospective students who would like more information can go to: http://www.ashland.edu/apply
and see the link for First-year Students and the links for Transfer Students.
Ashland University Student Senate and the Office of Residence Life will be hosting Kids and Sibs Weekend 2013 on February 22, 23 & 24. This will be an exciting time for siblings and friends of current students to come to campus and participate in numerous activities at the University.
2/7/13 ASHLAND, Ohio – Wooster resident Angela Ellis, who is a physical education major at Ashland University, is the recipient of an American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance (AAHPERD) National Award and will receive the Ruth Abernathy Presidential Scholarship worth $1,250.
Center for Nonviolence Sponsors ‘Slow Money’ Events
2/6/13 ASHLAND, Ohio - Keeping dollars spent by consumers in the local community is a challenge and a goal for the economic well-being of communities such as Ashland. Two programs in February will focus on local entrepreneurship development and how it benefits the local economy and the community.
“Slow Money” is a term that denotes keeping local money working in the local economy. These “slow money” programs should be of interest to anyone who wants to support existing local businesses or is thinking about starting a new business.
Coburn Gallery Sends Out Call for Entries for Upcoming Exhibition
2/5/13 ASHLAND, Ohio - The Coburn Gallery at Ashland University will hold a national juried exhibition titled “Coburn Goes Small” that will feature artworks no larger than 20 inches by 20 inches including the frame.
The exhibit will run from May 17 through June 16, 2013. The juror for the exhibition is photographer Jessica Somers. Somers's work has been exhibited nationally, has been published in various periodicals including the second edition of The Book of Alternative Photographic Processes, by Christopher James.
2/1/13 ASHLAND, Ohio - Teachers who graduate from Ashland University are well prepared and Ashland University’s Early Childhood Education students exceed expectations when compared to the average graduate of other Ohio education programs, according to a new report by the Ohio Board of Regents.
The Ohio Board of Regents recently released its inaugural Educator Preparation Performance Report for 2012 for all Ohio higher education institutions that offer teacher and principal preparation programs.