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Ohio Northern University ranked third in the state for ‘best value colleges in the state of Ohio’ by SmartAsset

Post date: 04/14/2015 - 10:10am
Ohio Northern University was ranked in the top 10 as one of the “best value colleges in the state of Ohio” in a study conducted by SmartAsset, a financial date and technology company. According to the study, ONU placed third among all schools in Ohio, finishing with a “College Education Value...


Ohio Northern University to hold Engineering Senior Design Showcase

Post date: 04/10/2015 - 3:11pm
The Ohio Northern University T.J. Smull College of Engineering will hold its annual Engineering Senior Design Showcase in the McIntosh Ballroom on Tuesday, April 14, at 1:30 p.m. The event is free and open to the public. Engineering student groups will display their projects using posters and...


Ohio Northern University presents an instrumental ensembles concert

Post date: 04/10/2015 - 9:14am
The Ohio Northern University Department of Music presents an instrumental ensembles concert in the Snyder Recital Hall in the Presser Building on Monday, April 13, at 8 p.m. The event is free and open to the public. The ONU Brass Ensemble will perform “American Fanfare,” “Ave Maria,” and “Cazon...


Ohio Northern University presents ‘The Drowsy Chaperone’

Post date: 04/09/2015 - 11:25am
Ohio Northern University’s Freed Center for the Performing Arts will present “The Drowsy Chaperone” from April 16-18 at 7:30 p.m. There also will be two matinee performances on April 18 and 19 at 2 p.m. “The Drowsy Chaperone” is a parody of American musical comedy of the 1920s that focuses on a...


Two Ohio Northern University students selected as Goldwater scholars

Post date: 04/06/2015 - 2:16pm
Ohio Northern University student Steven Blake, a fourth-year pharmacy major, has been selected to receive a Goldwater Scholarship, the premier undergraduate award in the fields of mathematics, the natural sciences and engineering. Michael Potter, a senior earning a dual degree in mechanical...


Ohio Northern University's Sebok Pharmacy Lecture to focus on 'Pharmacy Education: Preparing Pharmacists for a Lifetime of Patient Care'

Post date: 01/22/2015 - 4:03pm
Peggy Piascik, the 2013-14 president of the American Association of Colleges and Pharmacy (AACP) and current professor of pharmacy practice and science at the University of Kentucky, will be the guest speaker for the sixth annual Sebok Pharmacy Lecture established by the Ohio Northern University...


Ohio Northern University welcomes renowned writer, naturalist and activist for weeklong workshops, seminars

Post date: 01/20/2015 - 3:10pm
Ohio Northern University welcomes Woodrow Wilson Visiting Fellow Janisse Ray, an internationally renowned writer, naturalist and activist, for an intensive weeklong visit from Feb. 9-13. Ray will conduct classes, seminars, workshops and lectures and will meet with students and faculty members...


Law professor to speak at Harvard Law and International Development Society symposium

Post date: 10/28/2014 - 1:41pm
Jean-Marie Kamatali, assistant professor of law at the Ohio Northern University Pettit College of Law, will be a guest speaker at the Harvard Law and International Development Society’s (LIDS) annual symposium, “Post-Conflict Reconstruction: Rebuilding from Emergency to Development,” on Friday,...


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-...


Scott Griffin

Post date: 03/31/2014 - 4:35pm
Scott Griffin Ohio Northern University will host a lecture by Scott Griffin, chief sustainability Officer at Greif Inc., in the Dicke Forum on Monday, April 14, at 7 p.m. This lecture is free and open to the public. Griffin’s presentation, titled “Driving Innovation and Value through...


Campus community deeply saddened

Post date: 02/20/2014 - 4:42pm
Dear members of the ONU community, The campus community is deeply saddened to learn today that one of our students took his life with a firearm in a secluded area of the University woods. The student has been identified as Timothy McMullen, a junior in political science. The University expresses...


Ohio Northern University students to help with tax preparation

Post date: 01/29/2014 - 2:31pm
Taxpayers in Hardin and surrounding counties can find free income tax assistance from Ohio Northern University business and law students through Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA). The VITA Program offers free tax help to low- to moderate-income (generally $52,000 and below) individuals across...


Community Economic Development Center at Ohio Northern University to present entrepreneur workshop on ‘The Value of Good Sales Skills’

Post date: 10/15/2013 - 10:04am
The Community Economic Development Center (CEDC) at Ohio Northern University continues its entrepreneurship workshop series in the Dicke Forum on Thursday, Oct. 24. The workshop will be preceded by a networking event at 5:30 p.m. The workshop will follow the networking event and conclude at 7 p.m...


Ohio Northern University announces “The Ohio Northern Promise” to make an excellent college education more affordable

Post date: 10/10/2013 - 10:35am
COLUMBUS, Ohio – Responding to unprecedented challenges to students and parents seeking an affordable, high-quality college education, Ohio Northern University on Thursday announced a new initiative designed to reduce tuition, lower student debt and help students graduate in four years.Called “The...


Community Economic Development Center at Ohio Northern University to present entrepreneur workshop on ‘Marketing your product, success and failures’

Post date: 09/09/2013 - 2:48pm
The Community Economic Development Center (CEDC) at Ohio Northern University opens its 2013-14 entrepreneurship workshop series in the Dicke Forum on Thursday, Sept. 26. The workshop will be preceded by a networking event at 5:30 p.m. The workshop will follow the networking event and conclude at 7...


Ohio Northern University set to add men’s and women’s lacrosse as varsity programs

Post date: 08/21/2013 - 3:22pm
 Ohio Northern University will add both men’s and women’s lacrosse to its varsity sports program in the coming academic year. Lacrosse will continue to be played as a club sport until spring 2015, when the Polar Bears will start varsity competition in the Ohio Athletic Conference (OAC).“The desire...


Ohio Northern to hold Summer Open House

Post date: 07/17/2013 - 8:24am
Ohio Northern University will host a Summer Open House for prospective students on July 26. Intended for high school students in the class of 2014, this program presents an excellent opportunity to explore Ohio Northern. Participants will have the chance to learn about ONU’s unique blend of...


Ohio Northern University’s Baja SAE team caps off successful season with top-10 finish

Post date: 06/19/2013 - 11:00am
The Ohio Northern Baja SAE (Society of Automotive Engineering) team capped off its 2012-13 season by finishing ninth overall, and third out of 100 teams in the endurance race category, at Baja SAE in Rochester, N.Y., from June 6-9.  The top 10 overall finishers were McGill University, University...


Ohio Northern University pharmacy student receives Cardinal Health Pharmacy Scholarship Award

Post date: 05/28/2013 - 4:32pm
Ohio Northern University student Joshua Rouch, a fifth-year pharmacy major from Ada, Ohio, is ONU’s 2013 recipient of the Cardinal Health Pharmacy Scholarship Award. The Ohio Northern University Raabe College of Pharmacy was one of more than a dozen pharmacy schools from across the nation selected...


Ohio Northern University’s College of Law to hold commencement

Post date: 05/10/2013 - 9:04am
Schedule   Download the 2013 Law commencement program   Ohio Northern University’s Pettit College of Law will celebrate its 2013 commencement ceremony in the ONU Sports Center on Sunday, May 19, 2013, at 2 p.m. Approximately 100 students will be awarded degrees, and Dr. Daniel DiBiasio,...