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Ohio Northern University presents faculty recital, special guest featuring chamber music

Post date: 09/23/2014 - 1:18pm
The Ohio Northern University Department of Music presents an evening of chamber music in the Snyder Recital Hall in the Presser Building on Monday, Sept. 29, at 8 p.m. The event is free and open to the public.The program will feature Paul Moravec’s Pulitzer Prize-winning Tempest Fantasy for...


Ohio Northern University to induct six into ONU Athletic Hall of Fame

Post date: 09/23/2014 - 10:57am
Six members of the Ohio Northern University athletic family will be inducted into the University’s Athletic Hall of Fame on Friday, Oct. 3, as part of ONU’s Homecoming weekend.They will be inducted that Friday during a banquet in Ohio Northern’s McIntosh Center at 6:30 p.m. and introduced Saturday...


Ohio Northern University to observe Constitution Day with presentation on ‘Making Constitutional Law Today’

Post date: 09/18/2014 - 9:15am
Ohio Northern University will observe Constitution Day with a presentation from prominent labor and employment attorney Gary Lofland in the Pettit College of Law’s Celebrezze Moot Court Room on Thursday, Sept.25, at noon. The event is free and open to the public.In his presentation, “Making...


Ohio Northern University presents ‘The Importance of Being Earnest’

Post date: 09/18/2014 - 8:53am
Ohio Northern University’s Freed Center for the Performing Arts will present “The Importance of Being Earnest” from Sept. 25-27 at 7:30 p.m. There also will be two matinee performances on Sept. 27 and 28 at 2 p.m.Oscar Wilde’s masterpiece “The Importance of Being Earnest” focuses on two bachelor...


Ohio Northern University teams up with PepsiCo to increase recycling efforts on campus

Post date: 09/15/2014 - 3:27pm
Ohio Northern University has announced that it will advance its recycling efforts by teaming up withPepsiCo Recycling to bring a PepsiCo Dream Machine kiosk and added recycling incentives to campus.The PepsiCo Dream Machine kiosk introduces a rewarding program that provides students with an easy...


Ohio Northern University to introduce ‘Brother 2 Brother’ initiative

Post date: 09/10/2014 - 10:39am
Ohio Northern University will introduce the “Brother 2 Brother” initiative to the campus with a kickoff event in the Dicke Forum on Wednesday, Sept. 17, at 10 a.m.Part of the national Student African American Brotherhood (SAAB) program, the Ohio Northern University’s Brother 2 Brother initiative...


Ohio Northern University ranked No. 2 by U.S. News & World Report

Post date: 09/09/2014 - 1:33pm
Ohio Northern University has been ranked No. 2 among Midwest regional colleges in “Best Colleges 2015,” which is published annually by U.S. News & World Report.Ohio Northern has appeared in the top 10 of the publication’s Regional College Midwest Rankings for the past 23 years and in the top...


Ohio Northern University’s College of Engineering ranked in the top 50 by U.S. News & World Report

Post date: 09/09/2014 - 12:09pm
Ohio Northern University’s T.J. Smull College of Engineering has been recognized as one of the nation’s top 50 undergraduate engineering programs in “Best Colleges 2015,” published by U.S. News & World Report.The college ranks 41st among engineering schools whose highest degree is a bachelor’s...


Ohio Northern University to dedicate Kerscher Stadium

Post date: 09/09/2014 - 8:44am
Ohio Northern University will dedicate its newly renovated track and field and soccer complex as “Kerscher Stadium” prior to the ONU men’s soccer game against Case Western University on Saturday, Sept. 20, at approximately 6:45 p.m.The stadium is named in honor of Dr. Robert Kerscher and his wife,...


Ohio Northern University student receives UPS Scholarship

Post date: 09/08/2014 - 12:04pm
Ohio Northern University student Shalom C. Arellano, a senior exercise physiology majorfrom Garfield Heights, Ohio, has been selected to receive a UPS Scholarship provided through Foundation for Independent Higher Education (FIHE).FIHE is a statewide association for private colleges and...


Ohio Northern University announces the establishment of the Buster Rozier Jr. Nursing Incentive Scholarship for Minority Students Endowed Fund

Post date: 09/08/2014 - 11:50am
Ohio Northern University has announced the establishment of the Buster Rozier Jr. Nursing Incentive Scholarship for Minority Students Endowed Fund.The scholarship, totaling approximately $30,000, will financially assist minority students pursuing nursing degrees at ONU. The scholarship was created...


Ohio Northern University featured in The Princeton Review’s ‘The Best 379 Colleges: 2015 Edition’

Post date: 09/05/2014 - 9:06am
Ohio Northern University is once again featured as one of the nation’s top schools in The Princeton Review’s annual college guide, “The Best 379 Colleges: 2015 Edition.” ONU also is one of the 158 institutions that The Princeton Review recommends in the “Best of the Midwest” section of its website...


Ohio Northern University opens art exhibition and gallery season with ‘I Dream of All Things: Photographs by Emily Jay’

Post date: 09/04/2014 - 9:40am
The Ohio Northern University gallery program opens its 2013-14 art exhibition and gallery season at the Elzay Gallery of Art with “I Dream of All Things: Photographs by Emily Jay.” The exhibit runs from Sept. 2 to Oct. 10.Jay’s exhibit explores the relationship between promise, breaking and beauty...


Washington Monthly ranks Ohio Northern University in nation’s top 50 for fifth straight year

Post date: 09/03/2014 - 12:45pm
Washington Monthly has ranked Ohio Northern University 38th in the nation in its 2014 baccalaureate college rankings released this week. ONU has been ranked in the top 50 since 2010.Washington Monthly rates schools based on their contribution to the public good in three broad categories: social...


Ohio Northern University to hold panel discussion on ‘Human Rights in the Time of Ebola’

Post date: 09/02/2014 - 9:20am
Ohio Northern University’s Center for Democratic Governance and Rule of Law will hold a panel discussion on “Human Rights In the Time of Ebola: Public Health vs. Individual Freedom” in the Pettit College of Law’s Celebrezze Moot Courtroom on Thursday, Sept. 11, at 7 p.m.The Ebola crisis in Africa...


Ohio Northern University named a ‘Tuition Hero’

Post date: 08/27/2014 - 3:08pm
Ohio Northern University has earned the “Tuition Hero” designation by the Tuition Heroes website for the 2014-15 academic school year.Schools tabbed as a “Tuition Hero” earn this honor if the institution has a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 2.5 percent or less, and if the school has a fixed...


Ohio Northern University to present ‘Defying Gravity: The Music of Stephan Schwartz’

Post date: 08/25/2014 - 1:41pm
Ohio Northern University’s Freed Center for the Performing Arts will present “Defying Gravity: The Music of Stephan Schwartz” on Friday, Aug. 29, at 7:30 p.m.Veteran singers from Broadway will perform music composed by the legendary Schwartz, who has composed some of the most recognizable songs...


Ohio Northern University’s Metzger Nature Center celebrates 25th anniversary

Post date: 08/21/2014 - 3:06pm
The Ohio Northern University Metzger Nature Center will celebrate its 25th anniversary with an open house and picnic on Saturday, Sept. 6, at 1 p.m.ONU alumni and guests will have the opportunity to tour the grounds and participate in a number of family-friendly outdoor activities led by ONU...


Ohio Northern University to present ‘Leading from the Heart’

Post date: 08/20/2014 - 1:20pm
Ohio Northern University’s Department of Education and the Center for Teacher Education will present “Leading from the Heart” in the James F. Dicke Hall forum on Tuesday, Sept. 2, at 7 p.m. The event is free and open to the public, and a reception will follow in the atrium of Dicke Hall....


HLC Reaffirmation

Post date: 08/19/2014 - 9:46am
  ONU 2014-15 Self-Study ReportYou are invited to review our self-study document! This report is the culmination of two years of commitment and work by our HLC Steering Committee, the almost 60 members of the five Self-Study sub-...