Ashland University Spring Choral Concert Slated for Sunday, March 3
2/19/13 ASHLAND, Ohio - Ashland University’s Spring Choral Concert will feature three University vocal ensembles including the Ashland University Choir, Chamber Singers and Women’s Chorus. The spring concert will be held Sunday, March 3, at 4 p.m. at the Jack and Deb Miller Chapel. The performance is free and open to the public.
2/21/13 ASHLAND, Ohio – Dr. David Mann, Ashland Theological Seminary professor of counseling and director of the Clinical Mental Health Counseling program, has published a new book titled “Open My Heart, Heal My Soul: Living the Grace-Saturated Life.”
The book, published by Wipf & Stock Publishers, is available online and at the Ashland University and Ashland Theological Seminary bookstores.
Dr. Peter Schramm, executive director of the Ashbrook Center and professor of political science, had an op-ed piece in the Tuesday, Feb. 19, edition of the Columbus Dispatch and the article was picked up by National Review Online. The Dispatch article was titled, "Washington, Lincoln deserve better than Presidents' Day," while the National Review article was titled "Two Birthdays in February." The article discusses the President's Day holiday and suggests that we end the celebration of Presidents' Day and celebrate the birthdays of George Washington and Abraham Lincoln.
Cleveland Clinic Doctor to Present Wellness Lecture at Ashland University
2/18/13 ASHLAND, Ohio – Dr. Michael Roizen, author of the “YOU” book series, will give a presentation titled “Real Age: The Cleveland Clinic Experience” to kick off a wellness initiative at Ashland University on March 19.
"Club Swing" Show Celebrates Big Band Era Through Theatre And Music
2/13/13 ASHLAND, Ohio - The 2012-2013 Ashland University Spectrum Series continues with the nationally acclaimed vocal ensemble Five by Design and its eight-piece big band performing their "Club Swing" show on Tuesday, March 5, at 7:30 p.m. at Hugo Young Theatre.
Ashbrook Center at Ashland University Offers Series of High School Webinars
During the 2012-2013 school year, the Ashbrook Center at Ashland University has been offering a series of webinars intended to help high school students develop a better understanding of the country’s Founding documents and the principles of American constitutional self-government.
These free webinars allow students in high school classrooms to interact with a professor who is an expert in the field. Each webinar is approximately an hour in length, and the Ashbrook Center works with teachers to accommodate class schedules.
Ashland University Faculty Receive Promotions and/or Tenure
2/12/13 ASHLAND, Ohio - A number of Ashland University and Seminary faculty members received promotions and/or tenure following the action of the Ashland University Board of Trustees. The promotions are effective at the beginning of the institution’s 2013-2014 academic year.
Those promoted to the rank of full professor are Dr. Howard Walters, Dr. Christina Fuhrmann, Dr. Scott Garlock and Dr. Chris Swanson, all from the University, and Michael B. Thompson of the Seminary.
Ashland University’s History and Political Science Degree Programs Offer Unique Twists
2/12/13 ASHLAND, Ohio – What do the Constitution of the United States, Thucydides’ “History of the Peloponnesian War,” the Declaration of the Rights of Man and Citizen, and Adam Smith’s “Wealth of Nations” have in common? They are all likely reading for students majoring in the history and political science degree programs at Ashland University.
2/8/13 ASHLAND, Ohio - Eight Ashland University faculty members were honored during the University’s 27th annual Academic Mentor Awards recognition ceremony held Feb. 1. The program recognizes faculty whose academic leadership with regard to students extends beyond the classroom. The mentors, each nominated by an Ashland student were presented an engraved silver plate at the event held in John C. Myers Convocation Center.