Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Ashland Area Chorus Accepting New Members

If you enjoy singing, join the Ashland Area Chorus under the direction of Libby Slade on Mondays as we prepare to perform Dvořák's Mass in D on November 13 and at Ashland University's annual Festival of Lights service on December 11. Fall rehearsals begin Monday, August 29 from 7-8:45 p.m. in Room 242 of the Center for the Arts. FULL DETAILS HERE

Open Theatre Auditions for Campus & Community

Ashland University Department of Theatre announces open auditions for their upcoming productions of Lillian Hellman's drama The Autumn Garden, and the 2013 Tony Award winner for Best Musical Revival--Pippin. Community members and Ashland University students, faculty and staff are invited to audition for either or both of these shows. Auditions begin Tuesday, Aug. 30 at 7 p.m. in Hugo Young Theatre. FULL DETAILS HERE

Cardwell & Stima Complete Internships at Bookmasters

Ashland University Students Complete Career Ready Internships at BookmastersEmily Cardwell (senior English and history major) and Garrison Stima (junior creative writing and religion major) had a productive summer as interns with book publisher company Bookmasters as part of the Great Lakes Career Ready Internship program. FULL STORY

Monday, August 22, 2016

Lazar lands coveted Florida job

May 2016 Journalism and Digital Media graduate Aaron Lazar has accepted an offer with SDI/TDI/ERDI in Stuart, Florida. The company is a multi-faceted international dive training agency. Aaron, a trained scuba diver, was a perfect fit for the company's video production position. He will work with the product development team on training and marketing videos.

Biology Faculty and Students Conduct Summer Research

Rising Ashland University Sciences seniors Hayden Eighinger and Kelly Murray have been working in Dr. Mason Posner's lab this summer using a National Institutes of Health (NIH) grant to continue the research program using small zebrafish to investigate the causes and prevention of lens cataract. READ MORE

Tuesday, August 16, 2016

Winterscheid Continues Radio Career in Germany

In 2013, German exchange student Tim Winterscheid came to Ashland University and enrolled in Journalism and Digital Media courses...At JDM, it was the first time that I had professional journalism and digital media courses in my collegiate experience. I got involved with WRDL radio and AUTV 20...When I returned to Germany, I knew that I wanted to work in this business. I am now working for the most popular radio station in Hamburg, Germany and loving it. However, I could never have achieved it without my wonderful time at AU and JDM.

Alumnus Dubbed "Hot New Face of Chicago Theatre"

Ashland University Theatre alumnus Evan Tyrone Martin (2006) was recently listed as one of the 2016 Hot New Faces of Chicago Theatre by the Chicago Tribune. Below is the article's acknowledgement of him complete with an AU shout-out. Also check out the video connected to the article which interviews all of the recipients. VIEW ARTICLE