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ONU law graduates ranked first in passing bar exam

Post date: 10/29/2007 - 3:56pm
Ohio Northern University's Pettit of College of Law graduates ranked first in Ohio for first-time applicants passing the bar exam.

The ONU graduates recorded the highest percentage of first-time applicants passing the July 2007 bar, with 95 percent of first-time takers passing the Ohio bar...


The Temptations Review to perform with ONU Symphony

Post date: 10/22/2007 - 4:30pm

The Freed Center for the Performing Arts welcomes the Temptations Review with Dennis Edwards on Wednesday, Oct. 31, at 8 p.m.

Involved with the legendary Motown group for nearly 40 years, Edwards will join the Ohio Northern University Symphony to deliver nostalgic favorites and recent hits...


ONU Freed Center presents classic Tennessee Williams drama

Post date: 10/22/2007 - 2:30pm
The Ohio Northern University Freed Center for the Performing Arts presents Tennessee Williams's classic drama, Suddenly, Last Summer.

The performance opens Wednesday, Oct. 24 at 8 p.m., including a pre-show discussion at 7:15 p.m., with subsequent performances on Thursday, Oct. 25, and Friday,...


Gerber to discuss new novel

Post date: 10/22/2007 - 1:02pm
Scott Douglas Gerber, a law professor at Ohio Northern University, will discuss his new legal thriller, "The Law Clerk," in the ONU Pettit College of Law moot court room (129) at 11:30 a.m. on Thursday, Nov. 1.

Gerber will read several scenes from the novel and describe why, and how, he wrote...


ONU guest speaker to discuss estate planning

Post date: 10/17/2007 - 8:57am
The Ohio Northern University Retirees Society will welcome special guest speaker Kathryn W. Miree on Thursday, Nov. 8, from 9 to 11 a.m. in the McIntosh Activities Room.

Miree, president of Kathryn W. Miree & Associates, Inc., will present a lecture entitled "Top Ten Things Every Individual...


Maris inducted into Ohio Veterans Hall of Fame

Post date: 10/16/2007 - 8:47am
Dr. Terry Maris, executive director of Ohio Northern University's Center for Cuban Business Studies, has been named a 2007 inductee into the Ohio Veterans Hall of Fame.

Maris will be formally inducted at the Franklin County Veterans Memorial auditorium in Columbus at 11 a.m. on Nov. 8.

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Cultural and Special Events committee presents poet Albert Goldbarth

Post date: 10/11/2007 - 4:25pm
The Ohio Northern University Cultural and Special Events committee welcomes its fall speaker, Albert Goldbarth, on Monday, Oct. 22, at 8 p.m. in the Freed Center.

Goldbarth, two-time winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award, is the author of over 20 collections of poetry, including "Jan....


ONU Artist Series presents international pianist

Post date: 10/11/2007 - 2:10pm
The Ohio Northern University Artist Series will present an evening of piano music with I-Chen Yeh on Tuesday, Nov. 6, at 7 p.m. in the Snyder Recital Hall.

Yeh's performance will feature selections by noted composers such as Debussy, Messiaen and Bartok.

A native of Kaohsiung, Taiwan...


Ohio Northern University Singers announce fall tour

Post date: 10/11/2007 - 2:08pm
The University Singers from Ohio Northern University will present their annual fall tour beginning Thursday, Oct. 25, and continuing until the group's home concert Sunday, Oct. 28, at 7 p.m. in Presser Hall.

The 48-voice choir is under the direction of Dennis L. Kratzer, director of choral...


ONU Dean’s Distinguished Lecture Series to feature healthcare executive

Post date: 10/09/2007 - 4:12pm
The James F. Dicke College of Business Administration at Ohio Northern University will present Elizabeth H. Klimes, vice president of Six Sigma for Eli Lilly and Company, in the next installment of the Dean's Distinguished Lecture Series on Thursday, Nov. 1 at 7 p.m. in the Dicke Forum.

Klimes'...


Peoria Ballet to perform with ONU Dance Company

Post date: 10/05/2007 - 11:25am

The Freed Center for the Performing Arts proudly presents the Peoria Ballet in performance with the Ohio Northern University Dance Company. Performances will be held Saturday, Oct. 13, at 8 p.m., and Sunday, Oct. 14, at 2 p.m.

The Peoria Ballet joins forces with the ONU Dance Company and...


ONU chapter of Phi Alpha Delta to hold football tournament

Post date: 10/05/2007 - 11:14am
The Willis chapter of Phi Alpha Delta, Ohio Northern University's law fraternity, is sponsoring its fifth annual coed Football Tournament on Saturday, Oct. 13, at 4 p.m. at Ada War Memorial Stadium.

Kickoff begins at 4 p.m. Food and drinks will be sold at the event.

All tickets will be...


Chow named 2007 William L. Robinson Young Alumni Award recipient

Post date: 10/04/2007 - 12:31pm
Michael Chow, BSEE '92, has been named the recipient of the 2007 William L. Robinson Young Alumni Award.

The award is given each year to an individual who is committed to ONU, his/her profession and the community. The award is named in honor of Bill Robinson, BSEd '61, Hon. D. '05, H of F '05....


ONU Artist Series to feature noted tenor

Post date: 10/03/2007 - 4:12pm
As part of the continuing Artist Series, Ohio Northern University's department of music will present J.R. Fralick, tenor, on Sunday, Oct. 14, at 8 p.m. in Snyder Recital Hall. Prior to the recital, Fralick will host a master class at 4 p.m., also in Snyder Recital Hall.

Fralick is an associate...


Fireworks highlight ONU Homecoming weekend

Post date: 10/02/2007 - 2:39pm
A huge fireworks display will highlight Ohio Northern University's homecoming weekend festivities on Oct. 5-7.

The fireworks extravaganza will cap off a full day of activities on Saturday at 7 p.m. at Dial-Roberson Stadium. A variety of events are scheduled throughout a weekend that has been...


ONU to hold Stefanie Spielman Walk/Run for Breast Cancer

Post date: 10/01/2007 - 3:58pm

Ohio Northern University, the ONU Student Society of Health-System Pharmacists, and Kappa Epsilon will sponsor the eighth annual Stefanie Spielman Walk/Run for Breast Cancer on Saturday, Oct. 6, at 8:30 a.m.

The event will take place on the ONU walking path commonly referred to as the...


Gypsy swing band to perform at ONU

Post date: 09/28/2007 - 10:45am
Buffalo-based "gypsy swing" group Babik will bring its unique version of European jazz to Ohio Northern University on Tuesday, Oct. 2. The group will present an hour-long master class/clinic at 1 p.m. and then a performance at 8 p.m. Both events will take place in Snyder Recital Hall.

Comprised...


Yale Law professor to speak at second installment of ONU Law Dean’s Lecture Series

Post date: 09/27/2007 - 4:09pm
Susan Rose-Ackerman will speak at the second installment of the Pettit College of Law Dean's Lecture Series on Thursday, Oct. 4, at 11:30 a.m. in the Moot Court Room at Ohio Northern University.

Rose-Ackerman, the current Henry R. Luce Professor of Jurisprudence (Law and Political Science) and...


ONU Kritzler Lecture merges art and science

Post date: 09/27/2007 - 12:25pm
Dr. Suzanne Q. Lomax will speak at the 13th annual Kritzler Lecture on Monday, Oct. 1 at 7:00 p.m. in the Dicke Forum at Ohio Northern University.

Lomax, who works in the scientific research department at the National Gallery of Art, will present her lecture entitled, "The Application of...


Cardinal Health Foundation awards ONU scholarship grant

Post date: 09/27/2007 - 11:36am

The Cardinal Health Foundation has awarded Ohio Northern University a $15,000 scholarship grant to be used for minority pharmaceutical business-students.

The James F. Dicke College of Business Administration in collaboration with the Raabe College of Pharmacy, created the pharmaceutical-...