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Ohio Northern University students expand horizons while performing with Lima Symphony Orchestra

Post date: 11/12/2018 - 12:19pm

Several select Ohio Northern University students had the opportunity to display their talents on a larger stage when they performed with the Lima Symphony Orchestra during the recent “American Elegance” program in Lima’s Veterans Memorial Civic and Convention Center.

A total of 14 ONU...


Army veteran to speak at Veterans Day event

Post date: 11/05/2018 - 6:13am

Keith E. Harman will deliver remarks during a Veterans Day wreath-laying ceremony at 11 a.m. on Nov. 12 at the Henry Solomon Lehr Statue at the front of the Ohio Northern University campus. In case of inclement weather, the event will be held in Presser Hall.

Harman is immediate past...


Ohio Northern presents Young Alumni awards

Post date: 11/01/2018 - 6:20am

Ohio Northern University alumni Elizabeth Ekole and Brendan Thompson are the latest recipients of the William L. Robinson Young Alumni Award from their alma mater. The award was established by the ONU Alumni Association to honor individuals who have graduated from the University in the last 15...


Pharmacy students partnering with Delphos business to provide health outreach services, gain practical experience

Post date: 10/29/2018 - 6:48am

The Ohio Northern University College of Pharmacy is partnering with an area independent pharmacy to provide resources to the business while giving practical experience to its students.

Several fourth-year ONU pharmacy students will provide services at Delphos Discount Drugs, beginning...


ONU Marching Band to present annual Band-O-Rama concert

Post date: 10/24/2018 - 6:29am

The Ohio Northern University Marching Band will celebrate the 2018 season during its annual “Band-O-Rama” concert at 4 p.m. on Oct. 28 in the Freed Center for the Performing Arts.

The band will perform selections from its program, “9-0,” which features music associated with the 1990s....


Pharmacy faculty member earns Civic Leader Award

Post date: 10/23/2018 - 8:19am

Ohio Northern University faculty member Amy Fanous received the 2018 Civic Leader Award during the recent Next-Generation Pharmacists ceremony in Boston, Mass. Fanous, who earned her PharmD from ONU in 2012, is director of the Ohio Northern University HealthWise Mobile Clinic.

The Civic...


Array of activities to make Homecoming a memorable moment in time

Post date: 10/19/2018 - 5:57am

Ohio Northern University has a series of events planned for Homecoming weekend Oct. 26 through Oct. 28. The annual event offers a special time for former students to return to campus, relive cherished memories, visit with lifelong friends and reconnect with their alma mater.

The full...


Forum will address strategies for combating drug problem’s impact on workforce

Post date: 10/18/2018 - 6:04am

A forum to address “Repopulating our workforce: Labor initiatives to address our drug crisis” will be held at 6:30 p.m. on Oct. 25 in the Dicke Hall Forum at Ohio Northern University. The event is free and open to the public.

Panelists will include Jon Cross, president and CEO of the...


Acclaimed wolf biology expert to deliver Keiser Distinguished Lecture

Post date: 10/17/2018 - 6:02am

Douglas Smith, Ph.D., will discuss “Yellowstone wolves: Restoring wildness to the world’s first national park” at 7:30 p.m. on Oct. 23 in the Freed Center for the Performing Arts at Ohio Northern University. The talk, which is part of the Keiser Distinguished Lecture Series in Life Sciences at...


‘Mystic India: The World Tour’ to perform with the ONU Dance Company

Post date: 10/16/2018 - 11:47am

The Department of Theatre Arts of Ohio Northern University will present ‘Mystic India: The World Tour’ with the ONU Dance Company at 7:30 p.m. on Oct. 27 in the Freed Center for the Performing Arts.

‘Mystic India: The World Tour, A Bollywood Dance Spectacular’ includes a special guest...


ONU Wind Orchestra presents ‘An American Tribute’

Post date: 10/15/2018 - 6:16am

The Ohio Northern University Wind Orchestra will present “An American Tribute” at 4 p.m. on Oct. 21 in the Freed Center for the Performing Arts. Director Antoine T. Clark will conduct the program, which will feature works by George Gershwin, Samuel Barber, Aaron Copland and Leonard Bernstein....


Award-winning author Sam Quinones to speak about opioid crisis

Post date: 10/12/2018 - 5:49am

Sam Quinones, author of “Dreamland: The True Tale of America’s Opiate Epidemic,” will deliver a talk at noon Oct. 18 in the Freed Center for the Performing Arts at Ohio Northern University. The talk is free and open to the public.

“Dreamland,” which was published in 2015, chronicles how...


Andrew Lippa’s ‘The Wild Party’ to be performed at Freed Center

Post date: 10/11/2018 - 5:24am

The Department of Theatre Arts of Ohio Northern University will present “The Wild Party” Oct. 18 through Oct. 21 in the Stambaugh Studio Theatre in the Freed Center for the Performing Arts. Performance times are 7:30 p.m. each day, with 2 p.m. matinee performances on Oct. 20 and Oct. 21. The...


Legal scholar to discuss role morality for elected officials during upcoming talk

Post date: 10/10/2018 - 6:30am

Legal scholar Neil S. Siegel will discuss “Law is not enough” during a talk at 4:30 p.m. on Oct. 17 in the moot courtroom (room 129) in the Ohio Northern University College of Law. Siegel is the David W. Ichel professor of law and professor of political science at Duke Law School. The talk,...


Ohio Northern University Symphony to present ‘American Essence’

Post date: 10/04/2018 - 11:01am

The Ohio Northern University Symphony will present “American Essence” Oct. 14 at 4 p.m. in the Freed Center for the Performing Arts. Music Director Travis Jürgens will conduct the program, which will feature works by American composers.

The concert opens with Copland’s “Billy the Kid...


ONU student sworn in as national president of Student National Pharmaceutical Association

Post date: 10/03/2018 - 5:51pm

Ohio Northern University student Colin Lombardi of Milan, Ohio, has been sworn in as president of the Student National Pharmaceutical Association (SNPhA). The national organization represents more than 4,600 members and 92 chapters nationally, and its mission is to serve undeserved and promote...


Charlotte R. Schmidlapp Endowed Scholarship to allow female engineering students to pursue their ambitions at ONU

Post date: 09/27/2018 - 6:16am

The Charlotte R. Schmidlapp Endowed Scholarship will provide more opportunities for female students to pursue their academic and professional ambitions at Ohio Northern University.

The endowment will support scholarships for female students entering the ONU College of Engineering. The...


Upcoming panel discussion to examine ‘Crime and the Constitution’

Post date: 09/18/2018 - 6:40am

“Crime and the Constitution” will be the theme of a panel discussion at 5 p.m. on Sept. 19 in the large moot court room (room 129) in the Ohio Northern University College of Law. The event, which observes Constitution Day, is free and open to the public.

The discussion will take a multi-...


Shakespeare’s ‘Romeo and Juliet’ to be performed at Freed Center

Post date: 09/17/2018 - 6:41am

Ohio Northern University’s Department of Theatre Arts will present “Romeo and Juliet” Sept. 27 through Sept. 30 in the Freed Center for the Performing Arts. Performance times are 7:30 p.m. Sept. 27 through Sept. 29, with 2 p.m. matinee performances on Sept. 29 and Sept. 30.

William...


ONU students taking care of business in recent competitions

Post date: 09/12/2018 - 6:26am

Students in Ohio Northern University’s Dicke College of Business Administration distinguished themselves in recent national competitions.

These competitions extend education beyond the classroom and offer students the opportunity to apply theory to practice. They are an integral part of...