AU in the News

10/03/16Brianna Keilar, CNN senior political correspondent, made reference to the Ashland University admissions office during a news segment. The reference to the admissions office at Ashland University came up during her discussion with U.S. Rep. Sean Duffy.

9/26/16A crew from Cleveland's WOIO-TV 19 Action News was on campus Monday as part of the presidential debate coverage from the Ashbrook Center. The 19 Action News crew was in the Ashbrook Center to participate in the "watch party" for the presidential debate and then did a live news segment from the Ashbrook Center for the 11 p.m. news. AU President Dr. Carlos Campo and Dr. John Moser, professor of history, were two of the 10 panelists who shared their immediate reaction to the debate.



9/14/16Cleveland's WEWS-TV 5 interviewed AU Associate Professor of Social Work Dr. Michael Vimont on Sept. 14 and ran a story quoting him as part of the coverage of bodies being found in Ashland. Vimont talked about how many people in communities like Ashland do not know their neighbors like they did decades ago.





9/12/16The Washington Times ran an article written by Dr. Jason Stevens, visiting assistant professor of political science. The article, titled "Calvin Coolidge and the 'two minds' of the American presidency" discusses the Coolidge presidency and how he may possibly be America's most underrated president.



9/06/16The Columbus Dispatch ran an article about Ashland University's prison education program, which is the oldest continually running prison outreach program in the country. The article is titled "Pell Grants for College Courses Offer Inmates Second Chance" and talks about AU's new prison outreach program tied to the Second Chance Pell program.


8/21/16The Associated Press quoted AU's Dr. Amy Klinger, associate professor of educational administration, and used a number of her facts in an article titled, "When Schools are Threatened, Untold Learning Time is Lost." The AP article was picked up by media across the country, including the Boston Herald and Fox News as well as a number of media in Ohio.




7/28/16Benzinga, a business news service based in Detroit, ran an article that featured a comment from Ashland University Professor of Finance Terry Rumker. The article was titled "5 Tips for Young People Buying Their First Home," and Rumker was quoted in the section dealing with Understanding Loan Approvals.


7/25/16Cleveland's WKYC-TV Channel 3 ran a story on Carlin Isles, a student who played football and competed in track and field at Ashland University. The segment showcased the obstacles that Isles has overcome to lead USA rugby to the Olympics.




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