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ONU Celebrates 20 Years of Gospel Music

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

Ohio Northern University's Gospel Ensemble will celebrate its 20th anniversary with a reunion weekend and anniversary concert at 7 p.m., Saturday, April 21 in the ONU Chapel.

Ensemble alumni will meet Friday, April 20 to prepare for the concert and celebrate the organizations legacy...

Csuhran named national president of PRSSA

Post date: 03/27/2007 - 12:00am

Melissa Csuhran, a senior communications art major from Mentor, Ohio was named national president of the Public Relations Student Society of America at the national convention in Nashville, Tenn.

This marks the second straight year an ONU student has held this prestigious position....

ONU student honored with Charles J. Ping award

Post date: 03/27/2007 - 12:00am

Justin J. Yarnell, an Ohio Northern University junior civil engineering major from Powell, Ohio, was selected as a winner of the 2006-07 Charles J. Ping Student Community Service Award by Ohio Campus Compact.

Yarnell, who serves as president of the ONU Chapter of Habitat, was...

ONU AMA chapter captures two first place awards at national conference

Post date: 03/27/2007 - 12:00am

The Ohio Northern University American Marketing Association (AMA) chapter garnered two first place finishes at the AMA national conference held in New Orleans.

The seven-member team from ONU took first in two of the three major categories, winning in best representation of conference...

Area High Schools participate in ONU Street Law competition

Post date: 03/26/2007 - 3:44pm

Students from four area high schools will compete in the annual Street Law Competition at Ohio Northern University College of Law beginning at 1 p.m., Sunday, April 1. Students from Ottawa-Glandorf, Lima Christian Academy, Kenton , and Ada will serve as lawyers and witnesses for a mock criminal...

Ohio Northern Adds Chinese Language Course

Post date: 03/26/2007 - 8:37am

Beginning this fall, students at Ohio Northern University will have the option of studying Mandarin Chinese with a professionally trained, native Chinese-speaking instructor.

Wan-Ju (Rachel) Liang from Fongyan City, Taiwan, will spend a year at Ohio Northern University through the...

SME students receive merit and scholarship awards

Post date: 03/26/2007 - 12:00am

Three students in the Ohio Northern University chapter of the Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME) received the Society of Manufacturing Engineers Merit/Scholarship Award for the 2007-2008 academic year.

Brett Kuhn, a junior technology major from Tiffin, Ohio, was the recipient...

ONU SIFE Team named USA Regional Champion

Post date: 03/26/2007 - 12:00am

The Ohio Northern University Students in Free Enterprise (SIFE) team was named a SIFE USA Regional Champion, at the SIFE USA regional competition on March 28. The event is one of 17 SIFE USA regional competitions held across the United States in March and April. SIFE is an international non-...

ONU to host 'Unite for Awareness Week'

Post date: 03/26/2007 - 12:00am

Ohio Northern University will host the third annual "Unite for Awareness Week," a student-driven initiative created in order to bring to light issues of discrimination beginning on Sunday, April 15.

The week-long event will kick off with a battle of comedians on Sunday, April 15 and...

Ohio Northern Lecture to Address Iranian Nuclear Standoff

Post date: 03/26/2007 - 12:00am

Dr. A.F. Alhajji, associate professor of economics at Ohio Northern University, will present a public lecture at 7 p.m., Wednesday, April 11 in the Forum of James F. Dicke Hall.

Topic for the presentation is “Iranian Nuclear Standoff and Your Wallet: A Disaster in the Making?”

ONU Department of Music to Present "The Barton Workshop"

Post date: 03/26/2007 - 12:00am

The Ohio Northern University department of music will present The Barton Workshop on Tuesday, April 10 at 8 p.m. in the Snyder Recital Hall in the Presser music building.

Performers in The Barton Workshop include John Anderson, Frank Denyer, Jos Zwaanenburg and James Fulkerson. The...

ONU presents the Fifth International Play Festival

Post date: 03/23/2007 - 8:12am

Middle Eastern culture is the focus of Ohio Northern University's Fifth International Play Festival that takes place Wednesday through Friday, March 28-30 at 8 p.m.; Saturday, March 31 at 2 p.m. and 8 p.m.; and Sunday, April 1 at 2 p.m. Performances take place in the Freed Center for the...

ONU art student accepted into juried show

Post date: 03/23/2007 - 8:10am

Ohio Northern University student Alex Cramer, a senior art major from Lakeview, Ohio, was recently chosen to represent ONU with his original ceramic piece at this year's All-Ohio Art Exhibition. The competition artwork will be on display from March 25 through April 13 at the Pearl Conard Gallery...

ONU Artist Series presents Dr. Chan Park

Post date: 03/21/2007 - 8:59am

The Ohio Northern University Artist Series will present an evening of Korean P'ansori with Dr. Chan Park on Wednesday, March 28 at 8 p.m. in the Snyder Recital Hall in Presser Hall.

The event is free and open to the public.

Dr. Park is currently an associate professor of...

Ohio Northern Students to Study in South Korea

Post date: 03/21/2007 - 8:58am

Ohio Northern University has awarded four fellowships for the Hanyang University Summer program in Seoul South Korea.

Recipients of the awards are Susan Warrington, a fourth-year pharmacy student from Hudson, Ohio; Jessica Riegle, a junior in education and history from Arlington,...

ONU Announces Sculpture Competition Winner

Post date: 03/16/2007 - 12:56pm

Ohio Northern University has announced Tad R. McKillop as the sculptor who will create the large-scale bronze sculpture that will honor the university's founder, Dr. Henry Solomon Lehr.

The unveiling of the sculpture is scheduled for Oct. 6 as part of ONU's homecoming weekend.

Godsey to discuss "Issues in Wrongful Convictions"

Post date: 03/16/2007 - 8:43am

Mark A. Godsey will be discussing "Issues in Wrongful Convictions" in the Ohio Northern University Pettit College of Law moot court room (129) on Monday, March 19 at 11:30 a.m.

Godsey, professor of law and faculty director at the Lois and Richard Rothensal Institute for Justice/Ohio...

Toering to speak on "Legal Aid or Billable Hours: How is a Young Associate to Decide?"

Post date: 03/15/2007 - 1:36pm

Doug Toering will be speaking on "Legal Aid or Billable Hours: How is a Young Associate to Decide" in the Ohio Northern University Pettit College of Law moot court room (129) on Thursday, March 22 at 11:30 a.m.

The event, sponsored by the Christian Legal Society and the Public...

ONU Black Student Union hosts book signing

Post date: 03/15/2007 - 1:35pm

Professor and author Vernellia Randall will be signing copies of her book "Dying While Black" on Thursday, March 15 at 1 p.m.

The book signing, sponsored by the Ohio Northern University Black Law Student Association, will take place in the Clemens Lounge of ONU's Pettit College of...

ONU Technological Studies teams win 2007 Robot of the Year, two gold and one silver award in national competition

Post date: 03/15/2007 - 1:34pm

Ohio Northern University Technological Studies teams captured two gold awards, one silver award and the "2007 Robot of the year award" at the National Robotics Challenge held at The Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Marion on March 9-10.

ONU garnered the 2007 Robot of the Year," the...