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Job Opening: Recruitment Manager

Title: Recruitment Manager Reports to: Director of Programs Job Summary: Ashbrook is seeking an experienced higher education recruiter with a demonstrated track record of success to help fuel the continuing growth of Ashbrook’s Master of Arts Degree in American History and … Continue reading »

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Ashbrook Program Professor Reflects On The Impact of History on American Government

Marc Landy is the Edward and Louise Peterson Professor of American History and Government in Ashbrook’s summer residential Masters program (MAHG) for teachers and Professor of Political Science at Boston College.  He also co-authored with University of Virginia Professor Sidney … Continue reading »

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Ashbrook Teacher Wins Multiple Awards

Ashbrook’s Master of Arts in American History and Government (MAHG) is not the easiest route toward a master’s degree for high school social studies teachers. It demands wide and serious reading in the primary documents of our nation’s history; it … Continue reading »

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Cleveland Community Leader Joins Ashbrook Board

Samuel H. Miller, co-chairman emeritus of Forest City Enterprises, Inc. has joined the Board of the Ashbrook Center at Ashland University. “I am pleased to join the effort to educate the next generation about what makes America great,” Miller said. … Continue reading »

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Teacher Pursuing Masters Degree Poses Questions About Independence to Students

What were the risks taken by American colonists who decided to revolt from Great Britain? In October, high school juniors in Amy Parker’s two Advanced Placement American History classes wrestled with this question as they reenacted the deliberations of the … Continue reading »

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Ashbrook’s MAHG Program: The Choice for Madison Fellows

An elite group of dedicated history teachers have become enthusiastic recruiters for Ashbrook’s Master of Arts in American History and Government (MAHG) program. They have won fellowships for master’s study from the James Madison Memorial Fellowship Foundation. Created by Congress … Continue reading »

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Ashbrook Scholar Tests Career Goal Through Internship

It takes discipline to power through the rigorous coursework of an Ashbrook Scholar, especially for those who add on extracurricular activities and work as interns in the Ashbrook Center. Kayla Toth, an Ashbrook Scholar and intern, exemplifies determination combined with … Continue reading »

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Ashbrook Scholar Interns for Ohio Congressman

Kate Brickner, a senior Ashbrook Scholar from Cleveland, interned in the DC office of Representative Bob Gibbs (Ohio district 7) for three months this summer. A philosophy and political science major, Brickner brought a combination of political experience and thoughtfulness … Continue reading »

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Ashbrook Scholar Interns for U.S. Senator

Ashbrook Scholar Mariah Halleck spent six weeks this summer interning in the Capitol Hill office of Ohio Senator Rob Portman. A senior from Salem, Ohio, Halleck will graduate in December — having completed her degree requirements in only three and … Continue reading »

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Ashbrook Senior Fellow Writes on Intelligence, National Security, and Civil Liberties

Part of what distinguishes the Ashbrook Center as a leader in civic education is the quality of the scholars it attracts. The work that theses scholars do has a tremendous amount of variety and is pertinent to Ashbrook’s mission to … Continue reading »

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