AU in the News

11/25/09Dr. David Aune, associate professor of religion, was interviewed in October by Tom Sheeran, AP Cleveland bureau chief, for an article on bible literacy. Aune was quoted in an Associated Press article that was released Nov. 25. Aune’s comments dealt with the nation’s overall biblical literacy and the decline in Bible reading over the past decade. The article is being picked up by a number of media across the country, including The Salt Lake Tribune, Omaha World-Herald, San Jose Mercury and Taiwan News.

10/20/09Dr. Brenda Reeves, professional instructor and coordinator of lifetime wellness, was quoted on Your, a national network that syndicates news and content to 65 major-market television station Web sites around the country. Her comments, regarding building exercise into their normal routine, have shown up on and

10/05/09A full page article on the front of the Lifestyle section of the Mansfield News Journal dealt with Nigel Brush’s archaeological digs.

10/04/09A blog, titled the Megalithic Portal, featured Nigel Brush and the discovery of the broken speak point.

9/20/09A large in-depth story on Nigel Brush and his archeological digs was featured with photos on the science page in the Insight Section of Sunday’s Columbus Dispatch.

9/18/09Mansfield News Journal had a front page article dealing with Dr. Jeff Weidenhamer’s testing of “Patriot Pride” jewelry sets and a sidebar article dealing with his research over the past several years.

9/10/09Dr. Jeff Weidenheimer, professor of chemistry, was featured on the blog for his testing of lead in “Patriot Pride” jewelry sets.

9/05/09Fox 28 TV in Columbus ran a segment on Nigel Brush and the discovery of the broken spear point.

9/05/09The Associated Press picked up the Columbus Dispatch article on Nigel Brush and the photo of the broken spear point and distributed it on the wire, resulting in media coverage throughout the region, including Cleveland Plain Dealer, Akron Beacon Journal, Canton Repository, Youngstown Vindicator, Alliance Review, Chillicothe Gazette, Cambridge Daily-Jeffersonian and Lancaster Eagle Gazette.

9/04/09An historic blog picked up the story about Nigel Brush and the finding of a broken spear point. 


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