Ashland University to Host Ashbrook Colloquium on 'The 2010 Elections'

9/28/10 ASHLAND, OH -- The John M. Ashbrook Center for Public Affairs at Ashland University will host a colloquium featuring a panel of Ashland University professors discussing "Tidal Wave? The Elections of 2010" on Oct. 14.
There is no charge to attend this 3 p.m. event, which will be held in the Ashbrook Center located on the top floor of the Ashland University Library. For more information, contact Lisa M. Ormiston at 419 289-5429 or lormiston@ashbrook.org<mailto:lormiston@ashbrook.org>.

The panel will be chaired by Professor David Foster (Ph.D., Toronto), chair of the Department of History and Political Science at Ashland University, and the participants will be four other members of the Department: Jeffrey Sikkenga (Ph.D., Toronto), associate professor of political science; Christopher Burkett (Ph.D., Dallas), assistant professor of political science; Michael Schwarz (Ph.D., Kentucky), assistant professor of history; and Peter W. Schramm (Ph.D., Claremont), professor of political science.

The Ashbrook Center, located on the campus of Ashland University, teaches the meaning and significance of America through educational programs for students, teachers and citizens.

Ashland University (www.ashland.edu<http://www.ashland.edu>) is a mid-sized, private university conveniently located a short distance from Akron, Cleveland and Columbus, Ohio. Ashland University 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.