Ashland University Student Receives Summer Research Internship at Michigan State
4/4/13 - ASHLAND, Ohio - Josh Allman of Pataskala, OH, was one of 15 undergraduate students chosen nationwide to take part in a summer research internship at Michigan State this coming summer. Allman, who is a 2010 graduate of Watkins Memorial High School, is majoring in biotechnology at Ashland University.
Ashbrook Center to Host Colloquium with Ted Roosevelt Malloch
4/4/13 ASHLAND, Ohio – The Ashbrook Center at Ashland University will host an April 26 colloquium titled “America’s Spiritual Capital.” The colloquium will be led by Ted Roosevelt Malloch, who serves as research professor for the Spiritual Capital Initiative at Yale University.
There is no charge to attend this event, which will be held in the Ashbrook Center at 3 p.m. For more information, contact Lisa Ormiston at 419-289-5429 or email@example.com.
University Offers Two Fun Evenings of Opera Scenes
4/3/13 ASHLAND, Ohio - Ashland University Department of Music presents two evenings of "Magic, Marriage & Merriment" with opera scenes from “Mikado to The Pirates of Penzance” and “The Most Happy Fella.” The performances, which are free and open to the public, are scheduled for Friday and Saturday, April 19 and 20, at 7:30 p.m. in the Elizabeth Pastor Recital Hall.
Drop of a Hat Players Present Annual Showcase Performance
4/3/13 ASHLAND, Ohio - Ashland University Theatre’s Drop of a Hat Players, a musical theatre revue troupe, presents its 2013 Spring Showcase on Saturday, April 13, at 2 p.m. in the Hugo Young Theatre in the Center for the Arts. Although the performance is free and open to the public, audience members are encouraged to reserve a free ticket through the Ashland University box office to guarantee a seat. The box office is open 12 to 6 p.m., Monday through Friday, and can be reached at 419.289.5125.
4/3/13 ASHLAND, Ohio - Ashland University’s Coburn Gallery and Art Club have established “Art Saturdays,” an educational and creative experience for children, and the next “Art Saturdays” event will be held April 20 from 10 a.m. to noon in Room 346 in the Center for the Arts on the Ashland University campus.
The April 20 class is for children ages 7 through 13, and will feature painting and surrealism-moustache fun. The art fee will be $10.
April Offers Full Slate of Free Concerts by AU Music Majors
4/2/13 ASHLAND, Ohio -- The Department of Music at Ashland University offers a full slate of free concerts by its music majors during the month of April. From vocalists and an a cappella ensemble to a pianist, percussionist and horn players, the end of the year performances offer something for everyone.
All of the following recitals are free and open to the public and are held in the Elizabeth Pastor Recital Hall in the Center for the Arts (formerly known as the Arts & Humanities Building).
Pulitzer Prize Winner to Give Ashbrook Center Lecture
4/2/13 ASHLAND, Ohio – Michael Ramirez, a two-time Pulitzer Prize winner and the senior editor and the editorial cartoonist for Investor’s Business Daily, will speak at the Ashbrook Center’s Major Issues Lecture Series on April 18 at noon in Myers Convocation Center on the Ashland University campus. Ramirez will speak on the topic “Editorial Cartooning and the State of Journalism in a New World Order.”
Ashland University Offers Two New Certificate Programs
4/2/13 ASHLAND, Ohio - Ashland University is now offering two new certificate programs for veterans and adult students through its Founders School of Continuing Education.
The first is a Fitness Training Certification Program, which is a self-paced, 8-week course providing 65 hours of online instruction taught by 27 of the most well-known and progressive health and fitness educators in the fitness industry.
Nurse to Present Talk on ‘Harm Reduction in Addiction Treatment’
4/1/13 ASHLAND, Ohio - Drug abuse and addiction are in all of our communities and more often now even in our own families. Addiction is a multifaceted problem with many causes and many consequences. Not only does it impact the individual, but it undeniably affects family, friends and the community. Many who thought that drug abuse was a distant problem existing only in other families and in other towns are now feeling the personal toll of loved ones, friends and neighbors who have become involved.
3/28/13 ASHLAND, Ohio - Held each spring, Ashland University’s Coburn Gallery hosts the Senior Art Exhibition which features the capstone experience for graduating art majors.
“The 2013 Senior Art Exhibition represents more than just students’ studio art experiences,” said Cynthia Petry, director of the Coburn Gallery. “For students of the liberal arts, the exhibition is the culmination of their undergraduate careers at Ashland University.”