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Ashland University Seniors Conclude College Careers with Performances

3/8/11 ASHLAND, OH -- Several Ashland University seniors from the College of Arts & Sciences will seal their college careers this month with their final performances on campus. From Melissa Booth Fleming's senior recital to two senior theatre projects involving a musical and a staged-reading of an original play, all performances are free and open to the public.

Ashland University to Host Ashbrook Colloquium on 'The Closing of the Muslim Mind'

3/7/11 ASHLAND, OH -- The Ashbrook Center at Ashland University will host a March 25 colloquium on "The Closing of the Muslim Mind" presented by Robert Reilly, senior fellow at the American Foreign Policy Council.
There is no charge to attend this event, which will be held in the Ashbrook Center at 3 p.m. For more information, contact Lisa M. Ormiston at 419-289-5429 or lormiston@ashbrook.org<mailto:lormiston@ashbrook.org>.

Ashland University Singers Compete Successfully at Great Lakes Regional NATS

3/7/11 ASHLAND, OH -- Last week several vocal students from Ashland University's Department of Music participated in the National Association of Teachers of Singing's (NATS) Great Lakes Regional Student Auditions at Bowling Green State University.

While all of the Ashland University students received complimentary and useful comments about their singing, the following students placed in their categories:

Ashland University Juried Student Art Exhibition Set

3/7/11 ASHLAND, OH -- The Ashland University Juried Student Art Exhibition opens Thursday, March 17, in the Coburn Gallery with a reception to be held from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m.

This exhibition will offer $1,300 in awards to student artists, including Best in Show, Everett S. Caldemeyer Award, Provost Award, People's Choice Award and awards in each of the six art areas: painting, printmaking, sculpture, digital media, drawing and ceramics. The awards ceremony will begin at 5 p.m.

Ashland University Chemistry Professor Study Confirms Inexpensive Jewelry Can Release High Levels of Dangerous Cadmium When Children Mouth or Swallow Items

3/4/11 ASHLAND, OH -- Young children who mouth or swallow jewelry containing cadmium may be exposed to as much as 100 times the recommended maximum exposure limit for the toxic metal, according to research published online March 4 ahead of print in the peer-reviewed journal Environmental Health Perspectives (EHP).

Ashland University Bookstore Develops American Girl Club; Event Set

3/3/11 ASHLAND, OH -- The Ashland University Bookstore is inviting students and community members to be a part of its new American Girl Club.

On Friday, March 18, the bookstore is hosting an American Girl Pajama Party from 6 to 8 p.m. The American Girl Pajama Party will feature food, refreshments, stories and activities and participants are encouraged to bring their dolls. The event is free and open to the public. The bookstore is located in the Hawkins-Conard Student Center on the Ashland University campus.

Ashland University and Ashland High School to Sponsor College Night

2/28/11 ASHLAND, OH -- Ashland University and Ashland High School have teamed up to sponsor the Ashland Regional High School College Night. The event, which is intended for all high school sophomores, juniors and seniors who are thinking about attending college and their parents, is set for March 10 at 6:30 to 8 p.m. in Ashland University's Myers Convocation Center.

Ashland University Psychology Colloquium Set for March 15

2/28/11 ASHLAND, OH -- Dr. Bob Weis, associate professor of psychology at Denison University and author of the textbook "Introduction to Abnormal Child and Adolescent Psychology," will be speaking on the Ashland University campus on March 15.

Weis will present a colloquium titled "Identifying Learning Disabilities in Adults: New Approaches and Controversies" at 7 p.m. in the Ronk Lecture Hall in the Schar College of Education. The colloquium is free and open to the public.

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