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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...


Law Commencement set for May 15

Post date: 05/09/2016 - 2:40pm
Ohio Northern University’s Pettit College of Law will celebrate its 2016 commencement ceremony in the ONU Sports Center on Sunday, May 15, at 2 p.m. Approximately 100 students will be awarded degrees, and Daniel DiBiasio, Ohio Northern University president, will preside. The ONU Sports Center is...


Engineering students build lunar rover replica

Post date: 05/05/2016 - 8:58am
Students and staff from Ohio Northern University delivered an operable, full-size lunar rover replica to the Armstrong Air & Space Museum on Thursday, May 5. The rover is the result of three years of work by students from ONU’s Smull College of Engineering. The rover seats two, can...


Public relations student wins ONU’s Catherine Freed leadership award

Post date: 05/04/2016 - 2:29pm
Hannah Peterson, a 2016 candidate for graduation in public relations from Milford, Ohio, was honored with the 2016 Catherine Freed Outstanding Senior Female Leadership and Service Award at Ohio Northern University on April 20. The award is named for former University First Lady Catherine Freed....


Engineering competition teams earn strong finishes at IEEE conference

Post date: 05/04/2016 - 10:00am
Competition teams from the Ohio Northern University College of Engineering earned strong finishes at the 2016 Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Region 2 Student Activities Conference hosted by Cleveland State University from April 8-10. ONU’s Sumo Robot team, made up of...


Pharmacy Commencement set for May 8

Post date: 05/04/2016 - 9:48am
Ohio Northern University will celebrate its 132nd Raabe College of Pharmacy Commencement Ceremony in the Sports Center on Sunday, May 8, at 9 a.m. To commemorate the event, Tom Kier, a 1982 ONU pharmacy graduate, will deliver the commencement address. Adam Smith, a graduating sixth-year pharmacy...


Ohio Northern University named Tree Campus USA for sixth year

Post date: 05/03/2016 - 11:19am
Ohio Northern University has been named a Tree Campus USA by the nonprofit Arbor Day Foundation for the sixth time. This honor places ONU among the most elite environmentally conscious schools. Tree Campus USA, a national program launched in 2008 by the Arbor Day Foundation and Toyota Motor North...


Derek Price honored by Campus Compact for his ‘ONU’s One for You’ program

Post date: 05/02/2016 - 3:23pm
Derek Price, a freshman political science major from Howell, N.J., was named a 2016 Newman Civic Fellow by Campus Compact. The Newman Civic Fellows Award honors undergraduate and graduate students who have taken action in pursuit of long-term social change and who engage and inspire others in their...


ONU receives numerous awards, appointments at OPA Annual Conference and Trade Show

Post date: 05/02/2016 - 3:19pm
Alumni and faculty from Ohio Northern University’s Raabe College of Pharmacy received four awards and several appointments during the 138th Ohio Pharmacists Association (OPA) Annual Conference and Trade Show in Columbus, Ohio, from April 15-17. Chester “Chet” Kaczor, a 2006 ONU pharmacy graduate,...


Undergraduate Commencement set for May 8

Post date: 04/29/2016 - 4:53pm
Ohio Northern University will celebrate its 2016 Undergraduate Commencement Ceremony in the ONU Sports Center on Sunday, May 8, at 2 p.m. David Greene, NPR’s “Morning Edition” host, will serve as the undergraduate commencement speaker. The student address will be delivered by Jason Luthman, a...


Business college ranked No. 45 in the nation by Bloomberg Businessweek

Post date: 04/27/2016 - 9:17am
Ohio Northern University’s Dicke College of Business Administration has been ranked No. 45 in the nation by Bloomberg Businessweek in the publication’s annual ranking of undergraduate business programs. This ranking is up 27 spots from the previous year. In addition, the report shows that 68.8...


Ohio Northern University to host Spring Social Studies Day

Post date: 04/25/2016 - 11:54am
Ohio Northern University will host its Spring Social Studies Day in the Dicke Forum on Friday, April 29, at 9 a.m. The intent of this event is to provide area high school students and teachers with a deeper understanding of and appreciation for the social studies. More than 100 students and their...


ONU Symphony Orchestra and University Singers to present season-finale concert

Post date: 04/25/2016 - 9:52am
The Ohio Northern University Department of Music presents the Ohio Northern Symphony Orchestra and University Singers in a season-finale concert in the Freed Center for the Performing Arts on Saturday, April 30, at 7:30 p.m. Under the direction of Ben Ayling, the University Singers will perform “...


ONU Jazz Ensemble to ‘Swing in the Spring’

Post date: 04/25/2016 - 9:42am
The Ohio Northern University Department of Music presents “Swing in the Spring,” a performance by the ONU Jazz Ensemble, in the Freed Center for the Performing Arts on Thursday, April 28, at 7:30 p.m. Fresh off of its tour through New Orleans, La., the ONU Jazz Ensemble will perform a wide...


Ohio Northern University ranked ninth in ‘Best Value Colleges in the State of Ohio’ by SmartAsset

Post date: 04/19/2016 - 2:38pm
Ohio Northern University has been ranked in the top 10 of the “Best Value Colleges in the State of Ohio” in a 2016 study conducted by SmartAsset, a financial data and technology company. According to the second annual study, ONU placed ninth among all schools in Ohio, finishing with a “College...


Theatre Arts presents student-directed one-act plays

Post date: 04/18/2016 - 3:36pm
Ohio Northern University’s Department of Theatre Arts will present its final production of the year, three student-directed one-act plays, in the Mathile Lab Theatre on April 21-23 at 7:30 p.m., with matinee shows scheduled for April 23-24 at 2 p.m. This finale of the theatrical season will allow...


Nationally recognized composer to conduct ONU's Annual Spring Band Festival

Post date: 04/18/2016 - 3:31pm
The Ohio Northern University Department of Music will present the 41st Annual Spring Band Festival on Sunday, April 24, at 4 p.m. in the Freed Center for the Performing Arts’ Biggs Theatre. The performance will feature a world-renowned guest artist, the Ohio Honors High School Honors Band and the...


Music Department presents ONU Wind Orchestra Concert

Post date: 04/18/2016 - 3:27pm
Ohio Northern University’s Freed Center for the Performing Arts presents an evening of music featuring the ONU Wind Orchestra on Friday, April 22, at 7:30 p.m. The concert will serve as the opening performance for the 41st Annual ONU Spring Band Festival. Festival guest composer and conductor,...


College of Pharmacy Student Chapter of the National Community Pharmacists Association (NCPA) Hosts Legislative Reception

Post date: 04/18/2016 - 3:18pm
Ohio Northern University welcomed state Sen. David Burke to ONU's Student Chapter of the National Community Pharmacists Association (NCPA) Legislative Reception on April 14. More than 50 individuals attended this year’s event, including students; faculty; Dan DiBiasio, ONU president; Steven J....