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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.


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.


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.


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-...

ONU to unveil Henry Solomon Lehr statue

Post date: 09/26/2007 - 9:42am
Ohio Northern University will hold a dedication ceremony for the unveiling of the Henry Solomon Lehr statue on Saturday, Oct. 6 at 11:30 a.m.

The sculpture will be placed on the pedestal in the round garden that stands on the sidewalk between the new state-of-the-art James F Dicke College of...

Long-time campus figure to be remembered at ONU memorial service

Post date: 09/26/2007 - 9:39am
Ohio Northern University will host a memorial service for esteemed alumnus, Joseph Banks, BS '41, BA '46, on Friday, Oct. 5 at 5 p.m. in the English Chapel prior to the Hall of Fame banquet.

Banks enjoyed a highly successful career with the university as a coach/assistant professor and...

ONU Hosts first in series of cultural conversation discussions

Post date: 09/19/2007 - 2:45pm
The Ohio Northern University Office of Multicultural Development will host the first in a year-long series of Cultural Conversation Hours on Thursday, Sept. 20 from 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. The conversation hour will be held at the ONU Multicultural Center located at 307 S. Union Street.


ONU featured in Princeton Review's "The Best 366 Colleges"

Post date: 09/18/2007 - 10:03am
Ohio Northern University is once again featured as one of the nation's top schools in the new Princeton Review annual college guide, "The Best 366 Colleges, 2008 Edition."

The rankings in the 2008 edition are based on The Princeton Review's survey of 120,000 students at 366 colleges in the book...