2/5/16 ASHLAND, Ohio – Ashland University’s Alexander Hamilton Society will present a discussion with speaker Dr. Rene Paddags, AU assistant professor of political science, on Feb. 11 at 7 p.m. in the Ashbrook Center, which is located on the eighth floor of the Library on the AU campus.
The event, which is free and open to the public, is titled “Politics with Paddags” and is being described as a “discussion of the immigration and refugee crisis in Europe.” Pizza and snacks will be provided at the event.
The AU Alexander Hamilton Society (AHS) is dedicated to promoting constructive debate on basic principles and contemporary issues in foreign, economic, and national security policy. AU AHS affirms the following basic convictions:
-- A measured pride in the success of the American experiment; America’s greatness is a result of its founding principles, including but not limited to rule of law, natural rights, and limited government;
-- A conviction in the importance of American leadership in the world;
-- An appreciation for the need for prudent exercise of American power;
-- A recognition of the strength of international partnerships built on the shared basic principles of democracy and the rule of law;
-- A firm belief in the importance of vigorous public discussion to the American political system.
Ashland University, ranked in the top 200 colleges and universities in U.S. News and World Report’s National Universities category for 2016, is a mid-sized, private university conveniently located a short distance from Akron, Cleveland and Columbus, Ohio. Ashland University (www.ashland.edu) values the individual student and offers a unique educational experience that combines the challenge of strong, applied academic programs with a faculty and staff who build nurturing relationships with their students. ###