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The Student News Site of Ashland University

The Collegian

The Student News Site of Ashland University

The Collegian


Mouledoux and his brothers dressed up for Halloween after visiting Forst Niagara.

The British are Coming!

Brynn Meisse, Features Editor March 8, 2023

When walking across the campus of Ashland University, students, faculty, and visitors might be lucky to catch a glimpse of what seems to be a young Paul Revere. Clothed in a dark green frock coat with...

Kim Brazwell spoke about community building, advocacy, and storytelling.

The Ashland Center for Nonviolence (ACN) hosted the 8th annual John D. Stratton Conference on Feb. 25

Nicholas Stupka, Reporter March 2, 2023

The Ashland Center for Nonviolence (ACN) hosted the 8th annual John D. Stratton Conference on Feb. 25 in the Dauch College of Business and Economics to discuss various topics connecting to a central theme. The...

Hole in the wall with new room for tutoring

Archer Library 7th floor renovations underway

William Currier, Reporter March 2, 2023

Archer Library renovations on the 7th floor will focus on many aspects of student life, and the faculty will put in more tutoring areas and a hangout spot for students. “We are revitalizing the floor....

Senators sworn into their positions and discuss the questions asked by senators about the budget deficit.

Student Senate tackles budget questions

Katelyn Meeks, Managing Editor January 18, 2023

Ashland University Student Senate asked questions concerning the budget deficit, prompting administration for a list to be compiled with responses of the administration. This list has the potential...

Dr. Campo addresses staff and faculty at the town hall meeting on Jan. 10.

Bigger budget deficits lead to job cuts, Campo tells Town Hall meeting

Nicholas Stupka, Reporter January 11, 2023

Retention and enrollment issues have resulted in a higher than anticipated budget deficit for 2022-23, leading to upcoming job cuts,  Ashland University  President Dr. Carlos Campo told  Town Hall attendees...

For nursing students, Dwight Schar College of Nursing in Mansfield feels disconnected from Ashland Universitys main campus.

Nursing students feel disconnect from main campus

Katie Foster, Reporter December 7, 2022

Since 1878, Ashland University has emphasized the phrase “Accent on the Individual,” but not all students feel as if the college has lived up to their expectations, including those at the Dwight Schar...

Poetry Write-In: “My View”

RW Keating, Poet Columnist November 29, 2022

Behind this old building: Broken windows and boards A small shed of beige, And a landscape reservoir Streetlights and lamps, Working trucks and vans, Behind the wheel going everywhere, Yet going nowhere...

Maurer will give the keynote address at the winter commencement

Winter 2022 commencement keynote speaker announced

Katelyn Meeks, Managing Editor November 29, 2022

The keynote speaker for winter commencement has been announced, and it is Kristen Maurer. Maurer was this year’s Ohio’s 2022 Milken Educator award, which is one of the most prestigious awards in...

Music Review: 13 Sleepless Night with Taylor Swift

Kylie Van Dine, Social Media Manager November 17, 2022

Taylor Swift has come out with her 10th studio album after two long-awaited years by many “swifties” (what Taylor Swift fans call themselves). The release of Swift's new album ‘Midnights’ has spread...

Former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher meets with a group of Ashbrook Scholars during her visit to AU in September 1993. One of the key benefits of being an Ashbrook Scholar is the opportunity to meet with speakers in private sessions. Thatcher was the speaker at the 10th John M. Ashbrook Memorial Dinner.

The Ashbrook Memorial Dinner speaker dilemma

Zoe Bogarty, Reporter November 17, 2022

For four decades, the Ashbrook Center has attracted an impressive array of prominent conservative voices to the Ashland University campus. From President Ronald Reagan, who dedicated the Ashbrook...

Club Write-In: AU Student Dietetics Association (SDA)

Kalli Sidwell, Columnist November 16, 2022

The Ashland University Student Dietetics Associations (SDA) is a student organization that focuses on nutrition education. Students do not need to be dietetics majors to be in the organization. Meetings...

Importance of the phrase, “I’m proud of you”

Bryce Shafer, Design Editor November 16, 2022

“I’m proud of you”. It’s a phrase that seems so insignificant for most. Some might go months without saying it and others go even longer without hearing it. For most it’s not really anything...

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