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Straight Talk About Christopher Columbus

This op ed. originally appeared in The Wall Street Journal on October 10, 2016. Columbus Day used to be a celebration of the enterprising courage of Christopher Columbus and other explorers who set out into the unknown and began the long … Continue reading »

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Rediscovering America: Columbus Day Quiz featured on Newsweek.com

   

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Ashbrook Scholar Cultivates Appreciation for Non-Profit Development During Summer Internship in DC

Young conservatives often seek internships with Washington, DC nonprofit organizations that work to protect American freedoms. Eager to translate their principles to policies, they look for opportunities to do advocacy and research. Yet nonprofits  also need the intellect and energies … Continue reading »

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Internship Provides Scholars with Experience for Conservative Careers

In 2015, Ashbrook Scholar Kayla Toth (a 2016 graduate) spent a rewarding summer interning in the development department of the Heritage Foundation. She shared her experience with rising senior Ali Brosky and rising junior Halle Hershberger, who applied to Heritage … Continue reading »

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Ashbrook Constitution Day Quiz featured in The Philadelphia Inquirer

   

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Op Ed: Calvin Coolidge and the ‘two minds’ of the American presidency

This op ed. originally appeared in the Washington Times on September 12, 2016. By: JASON STEVENS It is a great misfortune that Calvin Coolidge consistently ranks as one of the worst presidents in American history. There are many reasons for this … Continue reading »

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Ashbrook Scholars Observe Ohio Supreme Court Arguments

A group of Ashbrook Scholars traveled to Columbus in July to observe an Ohio Supreme Court hearing, joining other college students in watching the appeal of a lower court murder conviction that had resulted in the death penalty. In Ohio, … Continue reading »

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Rediscovering America: “I Have a Dream” Speech Quiz featured in The Denver Post

   

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Press Release: Sugarcreek resident and Ashbrook Scholar Awarded D. Louise and Edward S. Young Endowed Scholarship

This news story originated on the York Daily Record on 8/12/16. Ashland, OH –Halle Hershberger, of Sugarcreek, Ohio, an Ashbrook Scholar in her junior year at Ashland University, has been awarded the prestigious D. Louise and Edward S. Young Endowed … Continue reading »

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Op Ed: The continuing relevance of the U.S. Constitution in American politics

This op ed. originally appeared in the Daily Press on August 17. By: RICHARD REEB In the hurly-burly of a presidential campaign, it is easy to forget what a privilege it is to select the occupant of the most powerful … Continue reading »

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