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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...


Kucklick to speak on "Imagine Your Business Objectives then Work Out the Details"

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

Frederick C. "Fritz" Kucklick will be speaking on "Imagine Your Business Objectives, Then Work Out the Details" as part of the Ohio Northern University College of Business Dean's Distinguished Lecture Series in the Dicke Forum on Thursday, April 19 at 7 p.m.

As a senior at ONU,...


ONU Honor Students Hold Mock Supreme Court Hearing

Post date: 04/16/2007 - 12:00am

An Ohio Northern University Honors Seminar on appellate advocacy will culminate with students presenting oral arguments before a "mock" U.S. Supreme Court from 6 to 9 p.m., on Monday, May 1 in Room 129 of the ONU College of Law.

Students researched and wrote an appellate brief based...


Ohio Northern Hosts Research Colloquium

Post date: 04/12/2007 - 12:00am

More than 100 students from 10 universities are scheduled to be part of the fourth annual Ohio Northern University Undergraduate Research Colloquium, April 27, 2007 in McIntosh Center on the ONU campus.

The colloquium is designed to allow undergraduates to discuss their research and...


Ohio Northern's Concrete Canoe Advances to Nationals

Post date: 04/12/2007 - 12:00am

The Ohio Northern University Concrete Canoe Team has qualified for the national competition for the second year in a row.

The team took second place in design paper, second place in final product, and second place overall at the regional competition at Michigan Tech on April 3, to...


ONU Student Receives $2,500 Scholarship Award

Post date: 04/12/2007 - 12:00am

Ohio Northern University student Kyle Webb, a senior accounting major from Wapakoneta, Ohio, recently received a $2,500 Memorial Education Fund Scholarship from the Institute of Management Accountants (IMA).

Scholarship applicants were required to demonstrate academic merit and...


"Toxic Torts: PFOA Litigation" to be discussed

Post date: 04/11/2007 - 12:00am

"Toxic Torts: PFOA Litigation" will be the topic of a panel discussion at the Ohio Northern University Pettit College of Law Moot Court room (129) on April 20 at 11 a.m.

The event, sponsored by the ONU Environmental Law Society, is free and open to the public.

On the...