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Students get unconventional look at politics

Post date: 08/24/2016 - 1:55pm
Several Ohio Northern University students received an unconventional look at politics by attending the Republican and Democratic national conventions this summer. This type of educational opportunity allows ONU students to experience what they are learning in the classrooms and apply theory to real...


Auditions slated for ‘The ONU Holiday Spectacular’

Post date: 08/23/2016 - 1:36pm
Ohio Northern University will hold children’s auditions for The ONU Holiday Spectacular at 1 p.m. on Sept. 25 in the campus’ Freed Center for the Performing Arts. Auditions will be held for singers and dancers, ages 5 to 12. Those who are auditioning may be asked to sing and should be ready to...


Pursuing lessons in leadership

Post date: 08/22/2016 - 1:52pm
Dr. Kelly Shields, associate dean at the Ohio Northern University Raabe College of Pharmacy, recently completed the American Association Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP) Academic Leadership Fellows Program (ALFP). The year-long fellowship began in July 2015, and finished with a commencement ceremony on...


Building community connections

Post date: 08/16/2016 - 3:06pm
Ohio Northern University will put active learning and community involvement into practice with the fifth annual Ada Community Engagement (ACE) Day beginning at 9 a.m. on Aug. 20. The program is designed to engage incoming students with their community and provides opportunities for ONU’s first-year...


Community members can join ONU students for a history class that rocks

Post date: 08/16/2016 - 2:52pm
Ohio Northern University will offer a history course that is hard to beat, or at least has a beat, during fall semester. “History of Rock ‘N’ Roll in the 1960s” will explore history through the lens of rock music. The course will explore how society and rock music in the 1960s influenced each...


Gift continues pioneering athletics legacy at ONU

Post date: 08/02/2016 - 11:10am
Family members of former Ohio Northern University professor and women’s athletics pioneer Dr. Helen Spar Ludwig have made a $508,000 gift to support the scholarship fund that bears her name. James “Jim” Ludwig, Helen’s son, passed away in April 2015 and requested that the remaining value from the...


New dean of College of Business Administration announced

Post date: 07/06/2016 - 10:43am
Ohio Northern University President Daniel A. DiBiasio has announced that Dr. John C. Navin, dean of the School of Business at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville (SIUE), has been named dean of ONU’s Dicke College of Business Administration. Navin replaces the retiring Dr. Jim Fenton, who has...


Ohio Northern University honors six with Distinguished Alumni Awards

Post date: 07/06/2016 - 8:04am
Ohio Northern University’s Alumni Association presented Distinguished Alumni Awards during a banquet on June 4. The awards, recognizing outstanding service and loyalty, were presented to Phillip Caris, Michael Kaufmann, Carla Kim, Douglas Mock, Robert Smith and Thomas Vukovich. The banquet was...


Manufacturing technology program featured on Visual Components website

Post date: 06/21/2016 - 12:00am
The Ohio Northern University manufacturing technology program has been featured on the website of Visual Components, a 3-D manufacturing simulation and visualization software company. The article describes the Ohio Northern manufacturing simulation course designed for third- and fourth-year...


Celebrate Independence Day with the Lima Symphony Orchestra

Post date: 06/20/2016 - 2:08pm
The Lima Symphony Orchestra will celebrate Independence Day with a “Patriotic Pops” concert on the campus of Ohio Northern University on Saturday, July 2, at 7 p.m. The event is free and open to the public. The concert will take place on the sculpture mall east of McIntosh Center between Presser...


The Cadets to perform at Ohio Northern University

Post date: 06/17/2016 - 1:48pm
The Cadets, one of the oldest and most honored continuously operating drum and bugle corps in the country, will perform at Ohio Northern University’s Dial-Roberson Stadium on Monday, June 20, at 7:30 p.m. The event is free and open to the public. The nationally renowned corps will present its...


ONU’s National Tour Choir to perform at the Freed Center

Post date: 06/16/2016 - 2:51pm
The Ohio Northern University National Tour Choir will conclude its 2016 national tour with a home concert in the Freed Center for the Performing Arts on Monday, June 20, 2016, at 8 p.m. This event is free and open to the public. A freewill offering for the touring group will be taken. The concert...


Engineering students selected to present at ASEE conference

Post date: 06/14/2016 - 3:31pm
Three Ohio Northern University engineering students have been selected to present at the 123rd American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE) Annual Conference and Exposition in New Orleans from June 26-29. Alexandra Seda, a senior electrical engineering major from Columbiana, Ala., Nathan...


Engineering student selected to co-facilitate at Global Entrepreneurship Summit

Post date: 06/13/2016 - 3:15pm
Ohio Northern University student Alexandra Seda, a senior electrical engineering major from Columbiana, Ala., has been invited to co-facilitate at the White House-sponsored sixth Global Entrepreneurship Summit at Stanford University from June 22-24. Seda is one of 12 students selected to co-...


Celebrate Fourth of July with the Lima Symphony Orchestra

Post date: 06/07/2016 - 1:48pm
The Lima Symphony Orchestra will celebrate the Fourth of July with a “Patriotic Pops” concert on the campus of Ohio Northern University on Saturday, July 2, at 7 p.m. The event is free and open to the public. The concert will take place on the sculpture mall east of McIntosh Center between Presser...


NCPA chapter receives Dennis Ludwig Memorial Scholarship in Government Affairs

Post date: 06/02/2016 - 8:51am
The Ohio Northern University Raabe College of Pharmacy chapter of the National Community Pharmacists Association (NCPA) received the Dennis Ludwig Memorial Scholarship in Government Affairs for having the highest student attendance at the annual Congressional Pharmacy Summit in Washington, D.C. The...


Beta Alpha Psi ‘Best Practices’ team finishes second in regional competition

Post date: 05/19/2016 - 1:52pm
Ohio Northern University’s Beta Alpha Psi “Best Practices” team finished second in a competition held as part of the Beta Alpha Psi 2016 Midwest Regional Meeting in Covington, Ky., from April 1-2. The team, which presented “Good to Great,” was made up of Jacob Crowley, a Master of Science in...


ONU holds President’s Leadership Dessert

Post date: 05/11/2016 - 10:50am
Ohio Northern University celebrated ONU student leaders and organizations during the President’s Leadership Dessert on April 27. The Debow Freed Award for Outstanding Student Leadership was presented to one male and one female from each undergraduate class. Students are nominated for the award in...


Pharmacy students, faculty named 2016 American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Walmart Scholars

Post date: 05/11/2016 - 9:08am
Two pairs of students and faculty from the Ohio Northern University Raabe College of Pharmacy have been named recipients of the 2016 American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP) Walmart Scholars Program. Each student-faculty pair will receive a $1,000 scholarship to attend the AACP Annual...


Law student selected for Boren Fellowship

Post date: 05/10/2016 - 1:15pm
Joseph Suszczynski, a second-year Ohio Northern University law student in the concurrent JD/LLM program, has been selected for a Boren Fellowship to Kosovo. Boren Fellowships are an initiative of the National Security Education Program; they provide unique funding opportunities for U.S. graduate...