Thursday, January 29, 2015

#TheSelmaProject – The Encounter

By Emily Wirtz

When Dr. C.T. Vivian arrived on Ashland’s campus Monday, January 19, I was both inwardly and outwardly ecstatic simply to witness from a distance this civil rights legend. It’s not very often that one has the opportunity to meet someone from the history books. At first impression, prior to the event, I’d expected an ordeal—some kind of showy, Obama-esque, “look at my battle scars” kind of encounter. What I got on Monday evening was my grandpa. READ MORE...

Tips About Being an Actuary from an Alumnus

Matt Klein, an alumnus of Ashland University works as an actuary at Findley-Davies. He will be available to talk about being an actuary on Monday, February 2 at 3:00 p.m. in Patterson 211. This will be an informal chat and an opportunity for you to practice your networking skills.

2015 Juried Student Art Exhibition ENTRIES DUE

Entries for the 2015 Juried Student Art Exhibition are due February 25 & 26, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. 

Alexander Hamilton Society Event

The Alexander Hamilton Society presents Dr. Michael Schwarz, who will lecture on "Unrepaired Wrongs: James Madison and the War of 1812."  The lecture is scheduled for February 5 at 7:30pm in the Ashbrook Center at Ashland University.  It is free and open to the public.

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

New to the Core for Fall 2014: JDM 133 – Video & Audio Aesthetics

This class is required for all Journalism and Digital Media majors; however, video skills are applicable across multiple fields. Whether you are teaching, marketing an organization, or doing an experiment, video is an integral part of getting your message out. And video shooting and editing skills can really make you stand out when you are looking for that first job.  JDM 133 is 3 credits and counts toward the Aesthetics Core. MORE...