AU in the News

10/29/18Fox 8 News in Cleveland did a segment on AU's esports program and the fact that Ashland was the first school in the nation to offer scholarships for the game "Fortnite." style="box-sizing: content-box; margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 10px; line-height: 1.6; color: rgb(68, 68, 68); font-family: Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12px;">View the segment at --

https://fox8.com/2018/10/29/local-college-first-in-nation-to-offer-fortnite-scholarship/

10/15/18The Ashland Times-Gazette ran an article about AU’s Psychological Science Accelerator, which is an online collaborative program designed to connect scientific labs focusing on psychological research around the world. The article was titled “Program puts Ashland University in contact with the world.” Chris Chartier, assistant professor of psychology and creator of the accelerator, was quoted in the article, as was several of the student researchers in the program.

See the article at -- https://www.times-gazette.com/news/20181014/program-puts-ashland-university-in-contact-with-world

 

10/10/18Ashland University's esports program was featured in a cover article published in EdTech Magazine. style="box-sizing: content-box; margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 10px; line-height: 1.6; color: rgb(68, 68, 68); font-family: Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12px;">Representatives from EdTech magazine, which focuses on technology solutions that drive education, visited the AU campus recently and wrote a cover article on esports that featured the new esports program at AU. The article for the Winter 2018 edition featured two photos of AU's new esports facility, including the cover photo, as well as a photo of and several quotes from Don Tharp, chief information technology officer. 



See the cover photo at: 04_HiEdTech_C1.pdf         

 and the entire article at:  HiEd_Q418_26-29_Feature_Hennick.pdf

 

10/09/18Associate Professor of Education Dr. Amy Klinger was featured Oct. 9 on Education Talk Radio, a national radio show that did a segment on "Keeping Students Safe Everyday." style="box-sizing: content-box; margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 10px; line-height: 1.6; color: rgb(68, 68, 68); font-family: Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12px;">Klinger, a national school safety and crisis management expert, emphasized AU's innovative nature of the licensure coursework on school safety.


Listen to the interview at: 

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2018/10/08/keeping-students-safe-everyday-expert-authors-dr-amy-and-amanda-klinger

9/20/18Ashland University and its correctional education program were recognized in an article about JPay celebrating the enrollment of 80,000 incarcerated students in education courses via Lantern. Ashland University partners with JPay in the instruction of incarcerated students across the United States.

 

8/29/18Ashland University and its correctional education program was noted in an opinion article that ran in a Baton Rouge, Louisiana, newspaper, The Advocate. The guest column, titled "Put Education at Center of Prison Reform," was written by Kim Barnette, former state education director at Louisiana Department of Public Safety and Corrections. 

 

 

8/20/18Associate Professor Dr. Amy Klinger, a national school safety and crisis management expert, has been featured in the news a number of times following today's Amazon release of her new book titled, "Keeping Students Safe Every Day: How to Prepare for and Respond to School Violence, Natural Disasters, and Other Hazards" and her most recent study on violence in schools. 



USA TODAY ran a story on page three dealing with the study -- 

https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/2018/08/20/10-states-51-percent-school-violence-threats-2018/1031329002/ -- while Klinger also will be a featured expert during a twitter chat tonight at 7 pm for NBCs EducationNation. 



Klinger also authored an article dealing with back-to-school safety tips -- http://www.parenttoolkit.com/news/safety/back-to-school-safety-tips-for-parents

8/02/18Dr. Elad Granot, dean of the Dauch College of Business and Economics, was featured on a WEWS-TV 5 Cleveland news segment with Jonathan Walsh. style="box-sizing: content-box; margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 12px; line-height: 1.25em; color: rgb(68, 68, 68); outline: 0px; font-stretch: inherit; font-size: 13px; font-family: cabin, sans-serif;">Dr. Granot spoke about Ohio's sales tax-free weekend and how that can help people save money when buying school supplies.



See the video clip of the segment at:

https://youtu.be/WQiL079iSQ8

7/30/18Dr. Elad Granot, dean of the Dauch College of Business and Economics, was featured in an article for Cleveland Jewish News. style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 12px; outline: 0px; font-variant-numeric: inherit; font-variant-east-asian: inherit; font-stretch: inherit; font-size: 13px; line-height: 1.25em; font-family: Cabin, sans-serif; color: rgb(68, 68, 68);">The article, titled "Studying abroad can open new career doors," featured Granot and Julie Good, manager of education abroad at Cleveland State University.

See the article -- https://www.clevelandjewishnews.com/features/special_sections/education/...

 

 

 

 

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