AU in the News

12/06/17Dr. Amy Klinger, director of the Masters Program in Educational Leadership and associate professor of the Educational Leadership Program, was quoted, along with a number of other experts, in a District Administration article 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;">on the topic of Learning and Education. The experts were noting what should happen and predicting what will happen in K-12 education in this country. District Administration is the most widely received and most regularly read publication for school district leaders nationwide in print and digital publishing. Dr. Klinger, who also serves as director of programs at The Educators' School Safety Network, was the expert speaking for the Safety and Security section. See the article at:

11/27/17Dr. 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="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 12px; outline: 0px; font-variant-numeric: inherit; font-stretch: inherit; font-size: 13px; line-height: 1.25em; font-family: Cabin, sans-serif; color: rgb(68, 68, 68);">Dr. Granot spoke about the myth that is Black Friday and what the future holds for the holiday shopping tradition. 

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11/22/17Cleveland Plain Dealer sports writer Terry Pluto is a commentator on NPR radio stations and his latest segment of "The View from Pluto" style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 12px; outline: 0px; font-style: inherit; font-variant: inherit; font-weight: inherit; font-stretch: inherit; font-size: 1em; line-height: 1.25em; font-family: inherit;">focused on Lee Owens and the Ashland University football team making it to the second round of NCAA Division II playoffs. Hear Amanda Rabinowitz, morning edition host and assistant news director for WKSU radio station, and Pluto discuss Owens and the Ashland University program at --

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11/15/17AU President Dr. Carlos Campo was quoted in a Washington Post article titled "D.C.'s new Bible museum says it wants to avoid politics. But its opening gala is at the Trump hotel." 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 article talks about the new non-profit museum and the opening dinner gala. Dr. Campo serves on the board of the new museum.

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11/08/17The Cleveland Plain Dealer and printed the story on Ashland University receiving a million gift from Deborah Liebert Karl. The $1 million gift will be used to fund a Military Veterans Resource Center on the AU campus. Liebert Karl made the gift in honor and memory of her father, Jack W. Liebert, who served in the Navy during World War II and enlisted in the Korean War.


11/08/17Science magazine ran an article about a new initiative -- dubbed “Psychological Science Accelerator” -- that is led by AU's psychologist Christopher Chartier. Dr. Chartier, who is an associate professor of psychology at AU, has established an International Collaboration Research Center that has so far forged alliances with more than 170 laboratories on six continents in a bid to enhance the ability of researchers to collect data at multiple sites on a massive scale.



10/28/17Video from an Ashland University soccer game was featured on SportsCenter, Cleveland's WOIO-TV 19 and on Deadspin, one of the top sports news Web sites. The video is of an AU goal that takes place following a deflection off an AU player in the soccer game between AU and Tiffin.  

Combined on each platform, it looks like the video has been viewed at least 750,000 times.

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Many thanks to the JDM department for their excellent work in producing the footage and to athletic communications GA Kyle Kondor for putting the final video together.

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9/18/17Iowa Pubic Radio ran an article about author Jon Kerstetter who is a 2011 graduate of AU's MFA program. Kerstetter has experienced many "crossings" in his lifefrom a civilian doctor to a medical officer in the Army National Guard, and then, after a career-ending stroke, from a medical provider to a recovering patient. The book, titled "Crossings: A Doctor-Soldier's Story," details his life's transformations.

Hear the nearly 50-minute interview with Kerstetter at -- 


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