AU in the News

2/14/19National school security and safety expert Dr. Amy Klinger was interviewed by C-SPAN about school safety and crisis response on the anniversary of the school shooting in Parkland, Fla. She spoke via video link from Toledo, Ohio. Klinger is associate professor, co-chair of the Department of Secondary and Advanced Programs and director of the Master’s Program in Educational Leadership at AU.

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1/16/19ESPN ran an article about Matt LaFleur, who had been a coach at Ashland and has now been named head coach for the Green Bay Packers. The article quotes AU head football coach Lee Owens. LaFleur served as offensive coordinator at Ashland University in 2007 before moving on to the Houston Texans as offensive quality control coach.  

1/13/19National school security and safety expert Dr. Amy Klinger was a guest blogger for the publication Education Week. dir="ltr" style="box-sizing: content-box; margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt; line-height: 1.38; color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: roboto, robotodraft, helvetica, arial, sans-serif; font-size: small;">Klinger is associate professor, co-chair of the Department of Secondary and Advanced Programs and director of the Masters Program in Educational Leadership. She wrote an article titled, "School Safety Means More Than Active-Shooter Drills."

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1/03/19Ashland University's Correctional Education program was featured in a publication titled Breakpoint, a program of the Colson Center for Christian Worldview. The Colson Center notes that their commentaries offer incisive content people can’t find anywhere else; content that cuts through the fog of relativism and the news cycle with truth and compassion.

12/05/18Dr. Elad Granot, dean of the Dauch College of Business and Economics, was quoted extensively in a WEWS-TV 5 new segment on the psychology behind retail displays. The segment was titled "Simple Psychology Behind Store Designs Directing Consumers Towards Better Deals for the Retailers" and featured a number of comments from Dr. Granot.   

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11/30/18AU Religion Professor Peter Slade was interviewed in Faithfully magazine. Faithfully magazine -- "a news and culture publication centering on Christian communities of color" -- published an interview with AU Religion Professor Peter Slade: "Interview: Historian Peter Slade Weighs In On Machen, Christianity, And Race"

11/29/18The Ashbrook Center and Ashland University are mentioned in the Dec. 17 issue of National Review. The article, titled "A Liberal History of the U.S." is Stephen Tootle's review of the book, "These Truths: A History of the United States" by Jill Lepore.

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11/26/18The November 26 edition of EdTech: Focus on Higher Education features a video interview of three IT professionals, including Don Tharp, chief information technology officer. 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;">The video notes that having a dedicated security function on campus can affect an institution’s ability to advance its security mission. The video discusses how the IT professionals keep their security agendas moving forward, despite obvious obstacles.

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