10/7/13 ASHLAND, Ohio - Ashland University’s Center for Civic Life will hold a forum titled “Boosting the Local Economy of Ashland, Ohio” on Nov. 7 at 7 p.m. in the Ridenour Room, located in the Dauch College of Business and Economics on the Ashland University campus.
“The Center for Civic Life at Ashland University will moderate a discussion of three possible options, actions and trade-offs; and the public is invited to share their thoughts and experiences related to this issue,” said Dr. Louise Fleming-Dufala, professor of education at AU and director of the Center for Civic Life.
Co-sponsored by the Ashland Center for Nonviolence, the event will allow all those in attendance to join in deliberating options on how to best stimulate Ashland’s local economy.
Ashland University, ranked in the top 200 colleges and universities in U.S. News and World Report’s National Universities category for 2013, 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. ###