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Petula Clark to Appear with ONU Symphony Orchestra

Post date: 05/13/2007 - 9:39pm

World-renowned vocalist Petula Clark, backed by the Ohio Northern University Symphony Orchestra, will be performing on Saturday, May 12, at the Freed Center for the Performing Arts.

Clark first broke into the limelight during World War II, entertaining troops on the radio and in concert as...

Ohio Northern Chapter of the National Broadcasting Society Receives Awards

Post date: 05/08/2007 - 9:39pm

The Ohio Northern University chapter of the National Broadcasting Society attended the 44th annual National Broadcasting Society convention in Chicago and walked away with multiple awards.

The WONB broadcast team of senior Matt Schimmoeller, of Van Buren, Ohio, and junior Seth Castle...

Ohio state treasurer to speak at ONU Law Commencement ceremony

Post date: 05/03/2007 - 5:04pm
Ohio Northern University will celebrate its 2007 College of Law commencement ceremony at 2 p.m., Sunday, May 13, in the ONU Sports Center. Approximately 103 students are slated to graduate. President Kendall Baker will preside.

In addition to the juris doctor degrees, ONU will...

ONU Chapter of ASCE Receives Governor’s Award

Post date: 05/03/2007 - 5:02pm
The Ohio Northern University chapter of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) recently received the 2007 Region 3 Governor’s Award.

The Governor's Award is presented to the best student chapter in the region. In addition to the Governor's Award, ONU’s ASCE chapter...

International Student to Speak at ONU's Honors Day

Post date: 04/28/2007 - 7:29am
Oleksandr "Sasha" Kondratyuk, an LL.M. student from Kyiv, Ukraine, will be the featured speaker at Ohio Northern University's Honors Day celebration on Saturday, May 5. His topic for the 11 a.m. convocation in the university's gymnasium, will be "Living in the Globalized, Shrinking World:...

Ohio Northern Student Receives Award of Excellence

Post date: 04/26/2007 - 9:04am
Ohio Northern University senior, Jeremy Lee Schroeder, a civil engineering major from Columbus Grove, Ohio, has received an Award of Excellence from the honor society Phi Kappa Phi. The award will enable him to pursue a master's degree in civil engineering at the University of Virginia.

Past and Present ONU Students Receive Top Public Relations Honors

Post date: 04/26/2007 - 9:03am
One Ohio Northern University student and two ONU alumni received three of four top honors at the Central Ohio Public Relations Society of America PRISM Awards Luncheon March 20.

Current student Kevin Saghy, a senior from Hiram, Ohio, received the “Outstanding Graduate PRISM Award.”...

ONU to Host Relay for Life

Post date: 04/25/2007 - 3:04pm
Ohio Northern University will sponsor Relay for Life, a 24-hour walk to raise money for the fight against cancer on Friday, April 27 at 6 p.m. through Saturday, April 28 at 3 p.m.

The two-day event kicks off with an opening ceremony at the War Memorial track at 6 p.m. with the...

ONU Student Speaks About Cuba

Post date: 04/25/2007 - 2:01pm
Stephen J. Jacquemin, a senior in environmental management, will present “Cuba: Keystone of the Caribbean” in a program at 7 p.m., Thursday, April 26 in the Forum of James F. Dicke Hall.

The program is a look at the natural flora, fauna, stewardship, and environmental issues of Cuba....

Two Recognized With Pro Bono/ Public Interest Award from ONU's College of Law

Post date: 04/25/2007 - 8:47am
Donald A. Wietmarschen, of Zanesville, Ohio, has been selected by the faculty of the Ohio Northern University College of Law as the alumni recipient of its 2007 Pro Bono/Public Interest Award. Jeffrey S. Snell, a third-year law student from Columbus, Ohio, is the student recipient. The awards will...

College of Business Administration named for James F. Dicke

Post date: 04/25/2007 - 8:31am
The Ohio Northern University College of Business Administration became the newly named, James F. Dicke College of Business Administration on April 2.

The naming of the college is in honor of James F. Dicke Sr. and is in recognition of his past and continuing support of the College of...

To our Colleagues at Virginia Tech

Post date: 04/25/2007 - 8:30am
The Ohio Northern University community joins in offering condolences and deep sympathies to our friends and colleagues at Virginia Tech.

On Tuesday our campus met for a time of community prayer and reflection to honor those lost and to reflect on the disturbing questions that remain. We...

Security Presence Increased

Post date: 04/20/2007 - 9:44am

In response to this week's tragedy at Virginia Tech, Ohio Northern University is taking steps to increase security patrols and to inform faculty, staff and students of the university's emergency protocols.

Since 2003, ONU has had a formal, written Campus Emergency Response Manual that...

Ohio Northern Students Participate in Posters on the Hill

Post date: 04/20/2007 - 9:42am
Three Ohio Northern University physics student are among 80 students from across the country to present their research projects on Capital Hill, April 25, in an event sponsored by the Council on Undergraduate Research (CUR).

Seniors Andrea Herrick from Swanton, Ohio, Kevin Wells from...

ONU Department of Music to Present Faculty Spring Jazz Concert

Post date: 04/19/2007 - 12:00am
The Ohio Northern University department of music will present "The Faculty" in the spring jazz concert "We Got the Blues: A Celebration of Blues and Jazz Classics" in the recital hall of the Presser music building on Monday, April 23 at 8 p.m..

"The Faculty," a musical group features ONU...

ONU men's volleyball team captures national title

Post date: 04/18/2007 - 12:00am
The Ohio Northern University men's volleyball team was crowned national champions after defeating Providence (Canada) 25-22, 25-15 in the Division II finals at the National Intramural-Recreational Sports Association championships in Louisville, Ky., on April 12-14.

ONU, which finished as...

ONU to host Junior Visit Day

Post date: 04/18/2007 - 12:00am
Over 150 high school juniors will be attending Ohio Northern

University's Junior Visit Day on Saturday, April 28. Registrations are still being accepted by contacting the admissions office. The program will begin in the Freed Center with registration at 9 a.m.

This is an...

'The Magic Flute' Comes to Ohio Northern

Post date: 04/16/2007 - 5:19pm

A lavish production of Mozart's "The Magic Flute" will take the stage of the Freed Center for the Performing Arts on the Campus of Ohio Northern University at 8 p.m., April 25, 27 and 28.

In rehearsals since November, the production brings together Ohio Northern students and...

Ohio Northern University College of Law Hosts Tax Law Lecture in Washington, D.C.

Post date: 04/16/2007 - 5:18pm

Ohio Northern University Pettit College of Law will host the Lawrence Neal Woodworth Memorial Lecture in United States Tax Law and Policy at 5 p.m., May 10, at the Grand Hyatt Hotel, Washington, D.C. The lecture takes place annually in connection with the May meeting of the American Bar...

ONU to Host Anti-Racism Speaker Tim Wise

Post date: 04/16/2007 - 5:17pm

The Ohio Northern University Office of Multicultural Development will present author and anti-racist speaker Tim Wise on Wednesday, April 18 at 7 p.m. in the McIntosh Center Activities Room.

One of the most prominent anti-racist writers and activists in the United States, Wise has...