Ashland University Students Receive IMA Scholarships
10/18/12 ASHLAND, Ohio - Ashland University seniors Grace Bowers, an accounting major from Wadsworth, and Bethany Horrell, an accounting major from Canal Fulton, have received a national scholarship from the Institute of Management Accountants.
Bowers, at left in the photo, and Horrell both received a $2,500 national scholarship from the Institute of Management Accountants (IMA) for the 2012-13 academic year.
Ashland University’s Coburn Gallery Sets Senior Art Exhibition
10/18/12 ASHLAND, Ohio - The Coburn Art Gallery, in collaboration with the Department of Art at Ashland University, will host the “Senior Art Exhibition Fall 2012,” an exhibition showcasing the work of three senior art majors from the Class of 2012.
An opening reception will be held on Thursday, Nov. 15, from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. The exhibition will be on view from Nov. 15 to Dec. 15, 2012.
Colombian Peacemakers to Speak at Ashland University
10/16/12 ASHLAND, Ohio – Three Colombian peacemakers who are on tour throughout the United States speaking out against human rights violations will speak at Ashland University on Wednesday, Oct. 24, at 7 p.m. in the Ridenour Room of the Dauch College of Business and Economics.
The three Christian peacemakers -- Diego Higuita, synod executive of the Presbyterian Church of Colombia (IPC); Jesus Vargas, moderator of the IPC; and Fernando Sanmiguel, IPC pastor from Colombia -- will speak on “Christian Peacemaking in Colombia.”
Ashland University Hospitality Major Interns at MGM Grand
Tallmadge resident Kelly Cadman, a senior hospitality major at Ashland University, interned this summer at MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nev. Cadman, who is a 2009 graduate of Tallmadge High School, is the daughter of William and Sandra Cadman.
Cadman spent her summer as an intern in hotel and convention sales with MGM Resorts International. Due to working in hotel and convention sales, Cadman handled a lot of interactions with clients who had not booked their meetings or conventions yet.
10/15/12 ASHLAND, Ohio - Ashland University Campus Activities Board (CAB) and Tech Crew are sponsoring a concert by singer-songwriter Andy Grammer with special guest Chris Wallace on Oct. 27 at 9 p.m. in Redwood Hall.
Grammer, a pop alternative artist, emerged in 2011 as one of the biggest success stories in the music business. Now, Grammer is riding the success of his hit songs "Fine by Me" and "Keep Your Head Up."
Ashland University English Department Schedules Events
10/15/12 ASHLAND, Ohio – The Ashland University English Department has scheduled a number of events this fall. The events, which include two readings and an open house, are free and open to the public.
Sarah Wells, administrative director of the Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing Program, is hosting a reading of her poetry and nonfiction on Monday, Oct. 29, at 4:30 p.m. in Ronk Lecture Hall in the Dwight Schar College of Education.
AU Theatre Puts a Modern Twist on Oscar Wilde's Classic Comedy
10/12/12 ASHLAND, Ohio -- Ashland University Department of Theatre's “Season of Comedy from Stage and Screen” continues with Oscar Wilde's “The Importance of Being Earnest,” probably the most famous of all comedies.
The Epsilon Alpha chapter of Alpha Phi at Ashland University received the Excellence in Chapter Development award at Alpha Phi International Fraternity’s 69th Biennial Convention.
“Within Alpha Phi there are six main values and at the convention, one chapter is recognized for showing excellence in each of the six values,” said Alpha Phi President Rachel Stockle. “Character development is the value for which we won the award.”
Ashbrook Center to Hold Election Night Returns Party
10/11/12 ASHLAND, Ohio – The Ashbrook Center at Ashland University will hold an Election Night Returns Party on Tuesday, Nov. 6, beginning at 6:30 p.m. Come join the Ashbrook staff and Ashbrook Scholars as they await the returns from a very exciting election race.
AU Spectrum Series Presenting Celtic, Club Swing and Modern Dance for 2012-2013 Season
10/10/12 ASHLAND, Ohio - The 33rd annual Ashland University Spectrum Series will offer three workshops that are free and open to the public, a school matinee performance and three main stage performances in the 2012-2013 season.