Ashland University Launches Improved Social Media Directory
With a concentrated focus on social media this year, Ashland University is busy developing ways to improve how students, faculty, staff, alumni and the community stay connected online. As a result, the Communications & Marketing Department has launched an updated, user-friendly social media directory to help visitors more easily navigate through the many active online pages created by Ashland University.
Professor Emeritus to Speak at Ashland University’s Winter Commencement
12/5/12 ASHLAND, Ohio – Ashland University Professor Emeritus Dr. Donald Rinehart will present the address at Ashland University’s winter commencement ceremony to be held Dec. 15 at 10 a.m. at Kates Gymnasium in the Physical Education Center on the Ashland University campus.
Ashland University Posts 2012 Electronic Christmas Card
12/3/12 ASHLAND, Ohio - Millions of people across the globe have captured the Christmas spirit thanks to the electronic Christmas cards that have been distributed by Ashland University since 2001. Every year, Ashland University releases a holiday e-card to all of its students, faculty and staff, alumni, friends and the larger community around the world.
To access this year’s card, go to http://ecard.ashland.edu/. The cards from the previous years also are available through that link by clicking on the View Gallery option.
Ashland Theological Seminary Sets Community Christmas Chapel
12/2/12 ASHLAND, Ohio - Ashland Theological Seminary will hold its Community Christmas Chapel on Wednesday, Dec. 5, at 9:30 a.m. in the Ronk Memorial Chapel on the Ashland Seminary campus at 910 Center St.
“We would like to invite our friends and neighbors to join us for our annual Community Christmas Chapel Service as we usher in the holiday season with a special time of celebrating the birth of our King,” said William Gravitt, director of development for Ashland Theological Seminary.
Community Concert Band, University Wind Ensemble & Jazz Orchestra Perform Winter Festival Concert
11/28/12 Ashland, OH – The Ashland Area Community Concert Band (AACCB), Ashland University Wind Ensemble and Ashland University Jazz Orchestra will present their annual Winter Festival Concert on Saturday, Dec. 8, at 7:30 p.m. at the University’s Hugo Young Theatre. The concert is free and open to the public.
Ashland University to Offer Personal Fitness Training for Adults and Veterans
11/19/12 ASHLAND, Ohio - In response to addressing the need for high-quality career training, Ashland University's Founders School of Continuing Education has developed a new partnership with Veterans Fitness Career College (VFCC) to offer workforce training in the fitness industry.
11/15/12 ASHLAND, Ohio – Ashland University will officially begin its observance of the holiday season with the 22nd annual Festival of Lights on Dec. 9 at 7 p.m. in Ashland University’s Jack and Deb Miller Chapel, located at the intersection of King Road and College Avenue.
On Oct. 11, Ashland University President Frederick J. Finks recognized two young boys at the annual Founders Dinner, held in the John C. Myers Convocation Center. Luke, 9, and Jack Pomfret, 7, sons of Associate Vice President of University Campaigns & Government Relations Margaret Pomfret, had made a donation to the University from money they received operating a lemonade stand earlier in the summer. The donation was $8.47.
Ashland University Dietetics Student Has Article Published in National Organization Newsletter
11/15/12 ASHLAND, Ohio - Ashland University’s Brittany Cermak, a sophomore majoring in dietetics from Parma, Ohio, had an article printed in the Student Scoop Newsletter published by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (AND). This is the national organization that administers the accreditation of the dietetics program at Ashland University.
Cermak is the daughter of James and Mary Ann Cermak of Parma and she is a 2011 graduate of Normandy High School.
11/13/12 ASHLAND, Ohio - On Friday, Nov. 9, Ashland University participated in an all-campus waste audit to determine how many recyclables are being thrown out in the University’s trash. This event was held in celebration of America Recycles Day and it provided an awareness of recycling on campus.