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Ohio Northern University to hold ceremony on Veterans Day

Post date: 10/27/2014 - 11:40am
Ohio Northern University will celebrate the contributions of American service members with a ceremony on Veterans Day at the Lehr Statue in the front of the campus on Nov. 11 at 11 a.m.DeBow Freed, ONU president emeritus and a West Point graduate who spent 23 years in the U.S. Army, will be the...


Ohio Northern University to host annual Town and Gown Banquet

Post date: 10/27/2014 - 11:14am
The 49th annual Ada Town and Gown Banquet will be held in the McIntosh Center ballroom on the campus of Ohio Northern University on Monday, Nov. 3, at 6:30 p.m. A reception precedes the dinner at 6 p.m.The Town and Gown Association was established in 1957 by a group of townspeople and ONU personnel...


Ohio Northern University named 2014 Student Chapter of the Year at NCPA Annual Conference

Post date: 10/27/2014 - 10:49am
The National Community Pharmacists Association (NCPA) Student Chapter at Ohio Northern University’s Raabe College of Pharmacy was recognized with a number of honors, including being named the 2014 Student Chapter of the Year, at the 116th NCPA Annual Convention and Trade Exposition in Austin, Texas...


Ohio Northern University PRSSA chapter garners Star Chapter Award

Post date: 10/24/2014 - 8:52am
Ohio Northern University’s Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA) chapter was awarded the Star Chapter Award for the sixth consecutive year at the PRSSA National Conference in Washington, D.C., Oct. 10-14.ONU is one of two schools in the nation to win the Star Chapter Award every year...


Ohio Northern University presents an evening of Russian music

Post date: 10/17/2014 - 11:39am
Ohio Northern University’s Freed Center for the Performing Arts presents an evening of Russian music featuring the Ohio Northern University Wind Orchestra on Sunday, Oct. 26, at 4:30 p.m.The Northern Winds, under the direction of Thomas A. Hunt, will perform a concert of Russian music for winds and...


Ohio Northern University receives Environmental Protection Agency’s People, Prosperity and the Planet grant to fund limestone project

Post date: 10/17/2014 - 9:45am
The T.J. Smull College of Engineering has received a $15,000 People, Prosperity and the Planet (P3) grant from the Environmental Protection Agency to fund “The Lowering CO2 Emission and Making Concrete More Environmentally Friendly by Adding Limestone” project.Under the supervision of Ahmed Abdel-...


Ohio Northern University presents the Gaudete Brass Quintet

Post date: 10/16/2014 - 1:58pm
The Ohio Northern University Department of Music presents the Gaudete Brass Quintet in the Snyder Recital Hall in the Presser Building on Friday, Oct. 24, at 8 p.m. The event is free and open to the public.           The Chicago-based Gaudete Brass Quintet performs works by contemporary composers...


Ohio Northern University pharmacy professor, students attend Ohio Pharmacists Association conference

Post date: 10/16/2014 - 10:20am
Lindsey Peters, Ohio Northern University visiting professor of pharmacy practice, was selected as one of 14 pharmacists to attend the Ohio Pharmacists Association’s 2014 Young Pharmacist Leadership Conference in Columbus, Ohio, on Oct. 11.Adam Smith, a fifth-year pharmacy major from Dublin, Ohio,...


Ohio Northern University presents a discussion on ‘Living Both Faith and Science’

Post date: 10/15/2014 - 3:45pm
The Ohio Northern University Department of Philosophy and Religion and the Office of the Chaplain present a discussion on “Living Both Faith and Science” in the English Chapel on Wednesday, Oct. 22 at 8 p.m. The event is free and open to the public.This event will be a conversation about the...


Ohio Northern University presents ‘Company’

Post date: 10/14/2014 - 2:14pm
Ohio Northern University’s Freed Center for the Performing Arts will present “Company” on Oct. 23-25 at 7:30 p.m. and two matinee performances on Oct. 25-26 at 2 p.m.The clashing sounds and pulsing rhythms of New York City underscore this landmark “concept” show, considered by many to have...


Ohio Northern University Baja SAE team captures third at Midnight Mayhem event

Post date: 10/13/2014 - 3:20pm
One of the three Ohio Northern University Baja SAE (Society of Automotive Engineers) cars that competed at the Midnight Mayhem in Bedford, Ky., Oct. 4-5 took third place in the endurance race.Driving the No. 32 car, the Polar Bear team of freshmen Hunter Hammond, a civil engineering major from...


Ohio Northern University presents ‘Innovation, Transformation and Rediscovery’ recital

Post date: 10/13/2014 - 3:12pm
The Ohio Northern University Department of Music presents “Innovation, Transformation and Rediscovery,” a recital by Erin Helgeson Torres, instructor of flute at Ohio Northern University, in the Snyder Recital Hall in the Presser Building on Tuesday, Oct. 21, at 8 p.m. The event is free and open to...


Ohio Northern University Aurora Chapter of the National Mortar Board Society receives Silver Torch Award

Post date: 10/13/2014 - 1:15pm
The Aurora chapter of the National Mortar Board Society at Ohio Northern University was among the outstanding chapters to be honored for excellence at the 2014 Mortar Board National Conference, held Aug. 1-3 in Atlanta.Ohio Northern was one of 67 schools to be presented The Silver Torch Award,...


Ohio Northern University senior receives top honor at Ohio Communications Association Conference for research

Post date: 10/13/2014 - 9:19am
Ohio Northern University senior Lauren Staley, a communications and public relations major from Tipp City, Ohio, received the award for top undergraduate paper at the 78th annual Ohio Communications Association (OCA) Conference at Franklin University held Oct. 4-5.Staley’s paper focused on research...


Ohio Northern University to host Polar Preview, Experience ONU Day

Post date: 10/09/2014 - 10:36am
Area high school students will have the opportunity to visit Ohio Northern University during three different events. Prospective students can attend Polar Preview Day on Oct. 17 and Nov. 1, and Experience ONU Day on Oct. 22 On Polar Preview Day, students will have the opportunity to talk with...


Ohio Northern University management professor named Certified Board Advisor

Post date: 10/09/2014 - 10:25am
Michele Govekar, Ohio Northern University professor of management, has been named a Certified Board Advisor (CBA) by the Center for Strategic Business Integrity.The CBA designation is granted to a select group of individuals with the responsibility for acting as director of and/or as key advisor to...


Ohio Northern University kicks off 2014 Reading Series with Author Alissa Nutting

Post date: 10/08/2014 - 3:26pm
The Ohio Northern University Department of English opens its 2014 Fall Reading Series with author Alissa Nutting in the Elzay Gallery of Art on Wednesday, Oct. 15, at 7:30 p.m. This event is free and open to the public.Nutting is author of the novel “Tampa” and the short story collection “Unclean...


Ohio Northern University’s Dicke College of Business Administration presents Outstanding Service Award

Post date: 10/08/2014 - 2:04pm
Ohio Northern University’s James F. Dicke College of Business Administration honored alumnus Larry Boord with an Outstanding Service Award on Saturday, Oct. 4.The award, given annually at Homecoming, honors individuals who have provided sustained and outstanding service to, and whose contributions...


Lovett Distinguished Lecture Series focuses on ‘Evolution of a Family Business’

Post date: 10/07/2014 - 3:39pm
Ohio Northern University’s James F. Dicke College of Business Administration will present “Evolution of a Family Business,” a lecture by Robert Gronlund, as part of the Carroll V. Lovett Distinguished Lecture Series in the Dicke Forum on Thursday, Oct. 16, at 7 p.m.Gronlund, chairman and chief...


Ohio Northern University Symphony Orchestra opens season with performance of ‘Nature’

Post date: 10/07/2014 - 12:57pm
Ohio Northern University’s Freed Center for the Performing Arts presents the Ohio Northern University Symphony Orchestra with a performance of “Nature” on Saturday, Oct. 18, at 7:30 p.m.
Works include “Die Moldau” by Bedřich Smetana, “Rusty Air in Carolina” for orchestra and electronica by living...