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Keiser Distinguished Lectureship in Life Sciences features Dr. James Estes

Post date: 02/29/2016 - 9:49am
Ohio Northern University will host a lecture by Dr. James Estes, professor of ecology and evolutionary biology at the University of California at Santa Cruz and research biologist at the Institute for Marine Sciences, in the Freed Center for the Performing Arts on Monday, March 14, at 7:30 p.m....


Department of Music presents ‘African Music Celebration’

Post date: 02/26/2016 - 11:12am
Ohio Northern University and the Department of Music present “African Music Celebration,” an evening of African drumming and dance led by Benjamin Obido Ayettey, professor and Fulbright visiting scholar, in the Freed Center for the Performing Arts on Thursday, March 10, at 7:30 p.m. The ONU...


Ohio Northern University HealthWise PGY1 residency program receives grant

Post date: 02/26/2016 - 10:44am
The Ohio Northern University HealthWise residency program has received an American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) Foundation Pharmacy Residency Expansion Grant for the 2016-17 residency year. The grant, totaling $25,000, will be used to provide financial support for the training of an...


College of Engineering honors pair with Distinguished Alumni Awards

Post date: 02/24/2016 - 10:03am
Ohio Northern University’s T.J. Smull College of Engineering honored Craig O. Pierson, president of Marathon Pipe Line LLC, and Timothy Quellhorst, senior vice president of Crown Equipment Corporation, with Distinguished Alumni Awards on Feb. 22. Pierson, who graduated with a Bachelor of Science...


Student National Pharmaceutical Association team selected as regional winner

Post date: 02/23/2016 - 2:49pm
A team from the Ohio Northern University chapter of the Student National Pharmaceutical Association (SNPhA) has been selected as one of five regional winners of the 2015-16 “Prescription for Service” competition. The ONU division of SNPhA will receive a $2,500 grant award that will enable it to...


ONU Law’s Jessup Moot Court Team advances to international rounds

Post date: 02/23/2016 - 9:31am
The Ohio Northern University Pettit College of Law Jessup International Law Moot Court Team advanced to the White & Case International Rounds in Washington, D.C., which will be held in April, after finishing second among 20 schools at the 57th annual Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot...


Ohio Northern University joins RecycleMania

Post date: 02/23/2016 - 9:20am
Ohio Northern University has joined RecycleMania, the premier collegiate recycling competition managed by Keep America Beautiful, to see who will claim the championship in the fight to reduce, reuse, recycle and compost the most on campuses across the country. RecycleMania will run for eight weeks...


Ohio Northern University pair selected as STEM Exemplars

Post date: 02/18/2016 - 10:35am
Terry Keiser, Ohio Northern University’s director of sustainability and professor of biological sciences, and Dr. Robert K. McAfee, ONU assistant professor of human anatomy, were selected as Believe in Ohio science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) Exemplars, by the Ohio Academy of...


Pharmacy program re-accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education

Post date: 02/18/2016 - 9:14am
Ohio Northern University’s doctor of pharmacy degree program has been re-accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) for a full cycle of eight years. This is the maximum length of re-accreditation bestowed upon pharmacy degree programs in the United States. ACPE requires...


College of Law to hold ONU Law Clinic open house

Post date: 02/16/2016 - 3:32pm
The Ohio Northern University Pettit College of Law will celebrate the new location of the ONU Legal Clinic with an open house in the Chase Bank Tower at 121 W. High Street (suite 700) in Lima, Ohio, on Tuesday, Feb. 23, at 5 p.m. Since the 1980s, the ONU Legal Clinic has provided free legal...


College of Pharmacy honors three with Distinguished Alumni Awards

Post date: 02/16/2016 - 2:58pm
Ohio Northern University’s Raabe College of Pharmacy honored three alumni with Distinguished Alumni Awards on Feb. 12. This was the ninth year that Distinguished Alumni Awards were presented by the College of Pharmacy.  Timothy Tracy, a 1983 graduate, Leonard L. “Bud” Lance, a 1970 graduate, and...


Music department presents ONU Wind Orchestra concert

Post date: 02/16/2016 - 2:36pm
The Ohio Northern University Department of Music presents the ONU Wind Orchestra on Thursday, Feb. 25, at 7:30 p.m. at the Freed Center for the Performing Arts. The ONU Wind Orchestra, under the direction of Dr. Thomas A. Hunt, presents a program of music for winds and percussion, including James...


President DiBiasio receives Phi Gamma Delta’s Distinguished Fiji Award

Post date: 02/15/2016 - 9:25am
Daniel A. DiBiasio, president of Ohio Northern University, was awarded Phi Gamma Delta’s Distinguished Fiji Award at ONU’s Greek Awards Banquet on Feb. 14. The Distinguished Fiji Award is presented annually to no more than six graduate brothers who are deserving of recognition for their career...


Engineering professor named interim director of Ohio Space Grant Consortium

Post date: 02/12/2016 - 10:58am
Dr. Jed Marquart, Ohio Northern University professor of mechanical engineering, has been named interim director of the Ohio Space Grant Consortium (OSGC) by The Ohio Aerospace Institute (OAI). The OSGC is a NASA-sponsored collaborative of 26 Ohio higher education institutions. OSGC’s mission is to...


Theatre Arts Department to present Acting for the Camera Workshops!

Post date: 02/12/2016 - 10:37am
The Ohio Northern University Department of Theatre Arts will be presenting a series of “Acting for the Camera”workshops for ONU students, taught by Malcolm Raeburn Read, professional actor and senior lecturer at the University of Salford in Manchester, England, in the Freed Center for the...


Music department to present ‘Beethoven and Beyond’

Post date: 02/11/2016 - 10:33am
The Ohio Northern University Department of Music presents the Ohio Northern Symphony performing “Beethoven and Beyond” in the Freed Center for the Performing Arts on Sunday, Feb. 21, at 5 p.m. Under the direction of Travis Jürgens, ONU music director, the Ohio Northern Symphony will open with...


Engineering’s annual Spotts Lecture to focus on ‘Creative Collisions’

Post date: 02/10/2016 - 3:06pm
John Nottingham, co-founder and co-president of Nottingham Spirk, and Jason Ertel, engineering program director for Nottingham Spirk, will be the featured speakers for the Ohio Northern University Spotts Lecture in the Freed Center for the Performing Arts on Monday, Feb. 22, at 7:30 p.m. The duo’s...


Pharmacy student receives scholarship from NWOPA

Post date: 02/10/2016 - 10:28am
Shayla Siefker, a fifth-year Ohio Northern University pharmacy student from Ottoville, Ohio, was named the Northwest Ohio Pharmacists Association (NWOPA) Scholarship award-winner for the 2015-16 academic year. NWOPA officials presented Siefker with a $750 scholarship award at an awards ceremony in...


Freed Center to present ‘Picnic’

Post date: 02/09/2016 - 9:22am
Ohio Northern University’s Freed Center for the Performing Arts will present “Picnic” from Feb. 18-20 at 7:30 p.m. There also will be two matinee performances on Feb. 20 and 21 at 2 p.m. William Inge’s Pulitzer Prize-winning play “Picnic” is set in an idyllic small town in Kansas with two houses,...


Pharmacy faculty, alumnus elected to AHSP House of Delegates

Post date: 02/08/2016 - 1:58pm
Two Ohio Northern University Raabe College of Pharmacy faculty members and one ONU alumnus were voted to the 2016 American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) House of Delegates. Dale English II, who graduated from ONU with a Bachelor of Science in 1993 and a Doctor of Pharmacy in 2005,...