Ohio Northern University has named Ronda K. Lehman, a 1998 graduate of ONU’s Raabe College of Pharmacy and current vice president of operations at St. Rita’s Medical Center in Lima, Ohio, as the 2012 recipient of the William L. Robinson Young Alumni of the Year Award.Lehman was honored prior to Ohio Northern’s Homecoming football game on Oct. 6.The award is given each year to an individual who is committed to Ohio Northern University, his/her profession and the community. The award is named in... more
Ohio Northern University will celebrate Homecoming 2012 from Oct. 5-7. All alumni, friends, family, faculty and students are welcome to attend.With its “Where in the World’s Klondike?” theme, Homecoming weekend will kick off on Friday, Oct. 5. The Pettit College of Law will host various sessions throughout the day, including the dedication of the Rare Book Collection room at 5 p.m. and a law donor recognition dinner to follow.At 6:30 p.m., former athletes will be honored during the ONU Athletic... more
The Alumni Association of Ohio Northern University presented Distinguished Alumni Awards during the Alumni Awards Banquet on June 2. The awards, recognizing outstanding service and loyalty, were presented to Karen P. (Casper) Condeni, JoAnne (Griffith) Lipski, and Michael Chow. The banquet was part of Northern’s 2012 Alumni Weekend, held June 1-3.Condeni graduated from ONU in 1974 with a bachelor’s degree in education. She began her career at the University shortly after graduation and... more
The Ohio Northern University Office of Alumni Relations will hold the 12th annual Robby Golf Classic at Colonial Golfers Club in Harrod, Ohio, on Sunday, June 3, at noon.Registration starts at 11 a.m. The $125 registration fee for individuals includes 18 holes of golf, dinner, program and giveaways. Participants can register as teams, pairs or individuals. Sponsorship opportunities also are available.In its 12th year, the Robby Classic is a fundraiser for The Robby Scholarship Fund, named for... more
Dr. Mihai Caragiu, professor of mathematics, Lauren Sutherland, BSEE’11, and Dr. Mohammad Zaki, assistant professor of mathematic, are authors of an paper “Multidimensional Greatest Prime Factor Sequences” published in JP Journal of Algebra, Number Theory and Applications 23 (2),187-195 (December 2011). In the paper they generalize several conjectures regarding the greatest prime factor sequences, proving a series of special cases. The abstract can be found here.
Sequences introduced in the paper “The Greatest Prime Factor and Recurrent Sequences” (Fibonacci Quarterly 48, no. 4, 358-362) by Mihai Caragiu, professor of mathematics, and Greg Back, BS ’10 are among the topics discussed in Rutgers University's Experimental Mathematics Seminar.
The Ohio Northern University James F. Dicke College of Business Administration has honored five individuals who have made the highest commitment to the business college with the inaugural Pinnacle Award at a banquet held Feb. 3.James F. Dicke Sr., chairman emeritus of Crown Equipment Corporation, and his son, James F. Dicke II, current chairman and CEO of Crown Equipment, along with Robert C. Smith, president and CEO of Spero-Smith Investment Advisers Inc., and former ONU faculty members Roger... more
Ohio Northern University’s James F. Dicke College of Business Administration honored Joanne (Griffith) Lipski with an Outstanding Service Award on Saturday, Oct. 1. The award, given annually at Homecoming, honors individuals who have provided sustained and outstanding service to, and whose contributions have positively impacted, the College of Business Administration and Ohio Northern. This is the third year that Distinguished Alumni Awards have been presented by the college. “Joanne Lipski is... more
Ohio Northern University has named Justin Stiles, a 2006 graduate of ONU’s T.J. Smull College of Engineering, the 2011 recipient of the William L. Robinson Young Alumni of the Year Award. Stiles was honored prior to Ohio Northern’s Homecoming game on Oct. 1. The award is given each year to an individual who is committed to Ohio Northern University, his/her profession and the community. The award is named in honor of Bill Robinson, a 1961 graduate of Ohio Northern who has served the University... more
Six members of the Ohio Northern University athletics family will be inducted into the University’s Athletic Hall of Fame on Friday, Sept. 30, as part of ONU’s Homecoming weekend. They will be inducted Friday during a banquet in McIntosh Center and introduced Saturday before the ONU football game at Dial-Roberson Stadium. The six inductees are Sandra (Hoying) Paeltz, a 2001 biology/medical technology graduate and track athlete from Fort Loramie, Ohio, who now resides in Cincinnati, Ohio;... more