2013 News

2013 News

  1. Ashford University "Volunteachers" Talk Grown-Up Business to Elementary School Students

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    More than 30 employees join Junior Achievement at Pomerado Elementary School

  2. Ashford University and Forbes Media Introduce the Forbes School of Business

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    Forbes Media chairman Steve Forbes joins Ashford dignitaries for ceremonial signing and presentation

  3. Ashford University and Forbes Media to Unveil the Forbes School of Business

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    Ashford will hold a private reception at its headquarters in San Diego on Dec. 12

  4. Ashford Men's Soccer Team Completes Record Season

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    Saints' 2013 season is most successful in the history of the University

  5. Ashford University Designated a Military Friendly School by Military Advanced Education

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    Annual guide recognizes the University's military-focusedflexibility, financial assistance, culture, and support services

  6. Holiday Concerts at Ashford University

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  7. Ashford University Inducted into the Legion de Lafayette

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  8. Posters on Display in Ashford University Art Gallery

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  9. Figge Art Museum Invites Ashford University Students to Display their Art

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  10. Hundreds of U.S. Military Members Celebrate Veterans Day at the Salute to Service Festival Sponsored by Ashford University

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  11. U.S. Department of Education Formally Recognizes Ashford University’s Accreditation with the Western Association of Schools and Colleges

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    Ashford also approved to continue participation in federal student financial aid programs

  12. Salute to Service Festival Honors San Diego Members of U.S. Military; Veteran's Day Event Sponsored by Ashford University

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  13. Ashford University and Forbes Media Form Alliance

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    Agreement unites Ashford’s established and primarily online curriculum

  14. Student Art to be Featured in Ashford University Gallery

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  15. Ashford University Professor Offers Financial Independence Insights for the New Generation

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  16. Sixteen Community Colleges and Institutes Enter into Articulation Agreements with Ashford University

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  17. Ashford University Confers More Than 7,500 Degrees at Fall Commencement

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  18. Wounded Warrior Graduates with Justice by His Side

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  19. 73-Year-Old Acclaimed Researcher, Author Graduates from Ashford University

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  20. Ashford University Opens New Athletics Facility on South Campus

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    Clinton Area Chamber of Commerce holds ribbon-cutting ceremony for new building

  21. Students Poised to Become Ashford University Graduates

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    Ashford University plans weekend of commencement activities

  22. Ahwatukee, Ariz. Resident Wins Nationwide Competition To Sing National Anthem At Ashford University Commencement Ceremony On Oct. 13

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  23. Ashford University Graduate Beats the Odds

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    Former foster child earns Guardian Scholarship, receives MBA on Oct. 13

  24. Ashford University Celebrates San Diego's Best Teachers at the Annual "A Salute to Teachers" Event

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    Five local educators named 2014 San Diego Teachers of the Year

  25. Ashford University Establishes Military Tuition Assistance Grant

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  26. Ashford University Welcomes Dr. Lori Williams as New Provost

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    Dr. Williams will oversee Ashford University's academic plans and operations

  27. Stedman Graham Will Deliver Keynote Address at Ashford University's Commencement Ceremony

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    Commencement Ceremony planned for Oct. 13 in Moline, Ill.

  28. G.I. Jobs Magazine Names Ashford University to the 2014 List of Military Friendly Schools

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    Ashford recognized among top 20 percent of schools supporting service members

  29. Dean's List: Summer 2013

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  30. Ashford University Now Accepting Applications for Homefront Heroes Scholarships

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    Scholarships offer military spouses the opportunity to earn a college degree

  31. Ashford University Employees, Faculty Members, and Staff Clean up San Diego's Historic Balboa Park

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    Hundreds of volunteers spet part of their weekend tidying up the park

  32. Ashford University Employees, Faculty Members, and Staff Prepare to Beautify San Diego's Historic Balboa Park This Weekend

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    Hundreds of volunteers will spend Saturday morning cleaning up the park

  33. Davenport Artist's Prints Featured in Ashford Art Gallery

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  34. Ashford University Staff and Faculty Collect Food to Feed the Hungry in San Diego and Denver

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    More than 13,000 pounds of food donated to local food banks

  35. Higher Learning Commission Removes Ashford University from Notice Sanction

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    The Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Schools and Colleges (HLC) removed the sanction of Notice from Ashford University on August 30, 2013

  36. AU Spends Summer Break Improving Facilities at Its Clinton, Iowa Campus

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  37. Ashford Prepares Educators for Nationwide Implementaion of Common Core State Standards

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    Ashford College of Education curriculum reflects new standards for K-12 education

  38. First Lesson at Ashford University Orientation: The Importance of Community Service

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  39. Ashford Universty Hosts Iowa Governor and Lieutenant Governor

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    Gov. Brandstad and Lt. Gov. Reynolds tour campus, meet with employees and students

  40. New Journal Features Writing by Ashford University Students

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    Honor society creates The Ashford Review publication

  41. Tips for Success in an Online Learning Environment

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  42. Ashford Students Win National Recognition at Future Business Leaders Event

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    Students and faculty members attend national FBLA-PBL conference in California

  43. Ashford University Donates Notebooks to Clinton Middle Schools

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    Donation is part of Ashford's community involvement program

  44. Ashford University Volunteer Effort Aims to Improve the Library at the Boys and Girls Club

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    Ashford volunteers in Sacramento ensure library is running at its highest potential for children

  45. Six Community Colleges Form Articulaton Agreements with Ashford University

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    Agreements will help community college graduates transition into a four-year university

  46. Kelly Kruger Named Ashford Women's Basketball Head Coach

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  47. Ashford University Approved for Accreditation by Western Association of Schools and Colleges

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  48. Dr. Merle Harris Joins Ashford University Board of Trustees

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    Dr. Harris brings nearly half a century of educational experience to Ashford Board

  49. Ashford University Ranks among Top Five Colleges in Iowa for Return on Investment

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  50. Vice President of Education Policy for the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Appointed to Ashford University Board of Trustees

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  51. Ashford University Awards Two Scholarships through the Promises2Kids Guardian Scholars Program

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  52. Ashford University Athletic Director Named Under Armour Athletic Director of the Year

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    Meg Schebler is one of four NAIA recipients for national honor

  53. San Diego Padres Join Ashford University to Present $1,000 Donation to Chula Vista Public Library

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    Padres pitcher Clayton Richard was on hand to read Sleepy Bear and A Color of his Own

  54. Dean's List: Spring 2013

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  55. Dr. Craig W. Linebaugh Appointed to Ashford University Board of Trustees

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    Fomer senior leader at The George Washington University joins Ashford Board

  56. Student's Six Years on Campus Leaves Impact

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    Brackenridge leaves Ashford with two degrees and lots of experience

  57. Michelle Keys Named Iowa ACAC Admission Professional of the Year

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    Ashford University admissions specialist receives state recognition

  58. Ashford University Employees Join Junior Achievement San Diego at Valley Elementary School in Poway, Calif.

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    More than 50 "volunteachers" in 28 classes taught grown-up business

  59. Dr. Geri Hockfield Malandra Joins Ashford University Board of Trustees

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    Dr. Malandra brings 30 years of higher education experience to Ashford Board

  60. Ashford University Awards Full-Ride Graduate Degree Opportunity to Padres Scholar

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    Winner will study for his Master's in Teaching and Learning with Technology

  61. Father Accepts Ashford University Diploma on Behalf of Daughter Serving in Afghanistan

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    Dressed in graduation regalia, dad crosses stage with nearly 1,200 graduates

  62. Ashford University President Delivers Keynote Speech at Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center Graduation Recognition Ceremony

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    Service members, spouses and civilian employees honored for achievements

  63. Largest Class Ever Graduates from Ashford University

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    More than 10,000 students receive college degrees

  64. Four Local Teachers Awarded Scholarships to Pursue Master's Degrees at Ashford University

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  65. Alumni-Specific Facebook Page Introduced for Ashford University Graduates

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  66. New Student Government Association Leaders Selected

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  67. Students Receive Awards at Ashford University Recognition Event

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  68. Mother and Son to Receive Ashford University Degrees on Same Day

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    Mother will receive graduate degree while son will receive undergraduate degree

  69. Celebration Planned for Ashford University Commencement Weekend

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    Thousands of graduates and their guests to attend commencement ceremonies

  70. Pingree Grove, Ill. College Grad Wins Nationwide Competition

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    Will Sing National Anthem at Ashford University Commencement Ceremony on May 5

  71. Federal Government Chooses Ashford University Graduate Students for Prestigious Leadership Development Program

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    Three Ashford University students earn Presidential Management Fellowship

  72. Ashford University Hosts Operation College Promise Certificate for Veterans Service Providers Training

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    Event included a Marine Corps Air Station Miramar tour and an address from Colonel Anthony Henderson of the Office of the Joint Chiefs of Staff

  73. Three Clinton Area Teachers Receive Ashford University Scholarships

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    Teachers will enroll in online master's degree program

  74. Eleven Community Colleges and the Technical College System of Georgia Form Articulation Agreements with Ashford University

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  75. AU Campus Moves to Online Textbook Program

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  76. Ashford University and Bridgepoint Education Heroes Donate Their Time to Help Beautify San Diego

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    More than 300 employees expected to participate in canyon restoration project over the weekend

  77. Four AU Graduates from Across the Country Receive Scholarships to Attend Commencement Ceremony on May 5

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  78. Mom and Daughter Gear Up to Graduate Together from Ashford University on May 5

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    An extra special Mother's Day for two future graduates

  79. Local Phi Beta Lambda Members Receive 25 Awards

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    AU students attend Iowa Leadership Conference

  80. LeVar Burton to Speak at Ashford University Graduation Ceremony

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    Actor to give keynote address at May commencement

  81. Campus Exercise Creates New Understanding of Poverty

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    Poverty simulation workshop involves Ashford University faculty, staff and students

  82. Science Fair Winners Announced at Ashford University

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    Mu Sigma Eta hosts fourth annual science fair

  83. Teri Howe Named 'Teacher of the Year'

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    Northeast Elementary School P.E. teacher recognized by Ashford University

  84. Student's Watercolor Paintings Featured in Campus Art Show

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    Annual juried student and senior art show planned for Ashford University gallery

  85. Green Business is Good Business

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    AU integrates education with global responsibility and educates future change makers

  86. Online Learning Benefits the Environment

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    Ashford Univeresity students reduce carbon footprint, pursue environmental studies

  87. 'Walk a Mile in Her Shoes' Event will Promote Sexual Violence Awareness

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  88. AU Group Collects Funds and Supplies for Benevolent Society

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    Future Leaders Program participants assist non-profit organization

  89. Ashford Supports Military Women

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    "Honoring All Military Women: Past - Present - Future"

  90. St. Baldrick's Event Raises $2,500.00 for Cancer Research

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    Seven individuals get new hairstyles to support event at Ashford

  91. Ashford University Graduate Receives Honor Society Award

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    Golden Key award will help graduate pay student loans(s)

  92. Ashford University Students Bring Home ADDY Awards

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    ADDY awards presented for student's creative entries

  93. Ashford University Supports Two San Diego Military Non-Profit Organizations

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    Appearance at CCME Annual Symposium

  94. Science Fair Seeks Educational Projects

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    Ashford University honors group plans annual science fair

  95. Online Education Model Shapes Tomorrow's Leaders

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    21st century technology paves way for Ashford University graduates

  96. Dr. Carol Kasworm Joins Ashford University Board of Trustees

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    Leading authority on adult undergraduate students brings decades of experience to Ashford University's Board

  97. Ashford University Receives Notification from HLC

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    Remains accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and is placed on Notice

  98. Ashford University Visits the California Capitol

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    University president accompanies students and alumni to meet with legislators in Sacramento

  99. Ashford University Employees Team Up to Support Literacy in San Diego

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    Eighteen teams competed in the San Diego Council on Literacy's "The Bee"

  100. Colorado Lt. Gov. Garcia Joins Ashford University Volunteers to Read to Students

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    Power Lunch program sponsored by Mile High United Way and Denver Public Schools Foundation

  101. Israel and Palestine - Subjects of AU Forum

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    Dr. Larson to give 'Peace for Israel and Palestine' presentation

  102. 'SLAPface' Group Brings Artwork to Ashford University

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    Cortona Art Gallery to display work of four-person group

  103. Women's Connection Honors Two Ashford University Students

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    Duo recognized as emerging leaders

  104. Ashford University Honor Society Members to Make Presentations at Regional Conference

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    Golden Key Honour Society conference being held in March

  105. Two Ashford University Students Invited to Artist's Luncheon

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    Davenport's Figge Art Museum hosts luncheon for artist and students

  106. Ashford University Wind Ensemble to Participate in Combined Symphony

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    Collegiate Wind Symphony concert planned for March 2

  107. Ashford University Students Assist with Endangered Turtle Project

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    University receives grant funding for turtle conservation project

  108. Seven Community Colleges Enter Articulation Agreements with Ashford University

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    Agreements expand educational options for community college students

  109. Ashford University Officially Welcomes New President Dr. Richard Pattenaude

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    San Diego community leaders host welcome reception in honor of Dr. Pattenaude

  110. Ashford University Teams Up with Operation Shower to Host Large-Scale Baby Shower for Military Families in San Diego

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    Forty military moms-to-be showered with baby gifts

  111. Scholars Institute Schedules Spring Symposia at Ashford University

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    Variety of campus programs offered

  112. Ashford University Offers Scholarships to Area Educators

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    Teacher scholarships and "Teacher of the Year" awards to be presented