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Student awarded Order of the Sphinx

Post date: 08/25/2015 - 12:28pm
Ohio Northern University student Anthony Ginella, a senior pharmaceutical business major from Canal Fulton, Ohio, was awarded the Order of the Sphinx at the Delta Sigma Phi National convention in New Orleans in July. Ginella, president of the Alpha Eta chapter of Delta Sigma Phi at ONU, was...


Ohio Northern University professor awarded grant from Raptor Motorsports

Post date: 08/24/2015 - 11:31am
Dr. Edward Potkanowicz, Ohio Northern University associate professor of exercise physiology, has been awarded a $5,000 grant from Raptor Motorsports LLC and $15,000 of in-kind funding from Inde Motorsports Ranch to support research in human thermoregulation/sports performance and driver science....


Move-in day features variety of activities

Post date: 08/21/2015 - 8:39am
Orientation leaders from left, third-year pharmacy student Christine Orosz, second-year pharmacy student Dan Rohan, sophomore Connor Ney and sophomore Drew Huff greet guests and new students on West College Avenue as freshmen arrive on campus at Ohio Northern University. Ohio Northern University...


ONU to honor veterans with wreath-laying ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery

Post date: 07/16/2015 - 3:59pm
Ohio Northern University will honor veterans of the U.S. Armed Services by participating in a wreath-laying ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Arlington National Cemetery on Saturday, Aug. 1, at 12:15 p.m. President Daniel A. DiBiasio, Athletic Director Tom Simmons, and student-...


Ohio Northern University pharmacy student receives Premier Partner Scholarship

Post date: 06/24/2015 - 11:16am
Emily Blum, a 2015 Ohio Northern University pharmacy graduate, was selected as one of the Premier Partner Scholarship award-winners and was honored for her achievements at the Cleveland Clinic Health System Pharmacy Resident graduation dinner on Monday, June 22. Blum was recognized for her...


Ohio Northern University professor, student awarded Best Paper, Third Place at American Society of Engineering Education annual conference

Post date: 06/23/2015 - 2:11pm
Dr. John K. Estell, Ohio Northern University professor of computer engineering and computer science, and ONU student David Reeping, a senior in engineering education from Richfield, Ohio, were recipients of the Best Paper Award, Third Place, from the First-Year Programs Division of the American...


Study links lower life satisfaction to sleep problems during midlife

Post date: 06/12/2015 - 9:20am
Sleep onset latency (SOL), the length of time that it takes to accomplish the transition from full wakefulness to sleep, during midlife could lead to lower life satisfaction, according to a study conducted at Ohio Northern University. The research was performed under the supervision of Dr....


Ohio Northern University honors four as Distinguished Alumni

Post date: 06/05/2015 - 4:32pm
Ohio Northern University’s Alumni Association presented Distinguished Alumni Awards during a banquet on May 30. The awards, recognizing outstanding service and loyalty, were presented to Mike Smith, Robert Mabe, Scott Shutt and Kevin Freese. The banquet was part of Northern’s 2015 Alumni Weekend,...


Ohio Northern University to celebrate Fourth of July with Lima Symphony Orchestra

Post date: 06/05/2015 - 2:15pm
Patriotic classics, American standards, and popular movie and Broadway tunes will highlight the Lima Symphony Orchestra’s Fourth of July “Patriotic Pops” celebration on the campus of Ohio Northern University. The event is free and open to the public.   The concert will take place on the sculpture...


The Cadets to perform at Ohio Northern University

Post date: 06/03/2015 - 8:50am
The Cadets, one of the oldest and most honored continuously operating drum and bugle corps in the country, will perform at Ohio Northern University’s Dial-Roberson Stadium on Sunday, June 14 at 8 p.m. The event is free and open to the public. Visitors should park at Wander Field due to...


Ohio Northern University announces hiring of Shannon Spencer as vice president of university advancement

Post date: 06/01/2015 - 12:43pm
Ohio Northern University President Daniel A. DiBiasio has announced the hiring of Shannon Spencer as vice president for university advancement at Ohio Northern University, effective July 6. Spencer, who is currently assistant vice president for development at Bowling Green State University,...


Ohio Northern University student takes first place in Society for Collegiate Journalists 2014 annual contest

Post date: 05/21/2015 - 2:01pm
Ohio Northern University student Khadijah Bagais, a senior international business and economics major from Ada, Ohio, was awarded first place in the “Column or Commentary” category in the Society for Collegiate Journalists 2014 Annual Contest. Bagais was recognized for her column “I'm a Muslim,...


Ohio Northern University student receives Presser Scholar award

Post date: 05/13/2015 - 10:09am
Ohio Northern University student Shawn Stevens, a junior music education major from Lima, Ohio, has been named a 2015 Presser Scholar Award recipient. As a Presser Scholar, Stevens will receive a $4,200 grant. The award is given to students who show excellence in academics and a passion for music...


Ohio Northern University to host third annual Ohio Pharmacy Residency Conference

Post date: 05/13/2015 - 10:01am
The Ohio Northern University Raabe College of Pharmacy will host the third annual Ohio Pharmacy Residency Conference (OPRC) on Friday, May 15. The conference provides an opportunity for residents to present their projects to peers, preceptors and other colleagues. In addition to the educational...


Ohio Northern University students honored with Dankook Awards

Post date: 05/13/2015 - 9:20am
Ohio Northern University presented Dankook Awards to Nathan Rosenbaum, a senior mechanical engineering major from Orville, Ohio, and Molly Wascher, a sixth-year pharmacy major from West Bloomfield, Mich., at ONU’s Honors Day on April 5. Presented since 1974, the Dankook Award is an annual...


Ohio Northern University receives numerous awards, appointments at OPA annual conference and trade show

Post date: 05/08/2015 - 10:38am
Alumni from Ohio Northern University’s Raabe College of Pharmacy received five awards and several appointments during the 137th Ohio Pharmacists Association (OPA) Annual Conference and Trade Show in Columbus, Ohio, from April 17-19. John Coler, a 1995 Ohio Northern pharmacy graduate, received the...


Ohio Northern University honors student leaders, organizations at President’s Leadership Dessert

Post date: 05/06/2015 - 2:07pm
Ohio Northern University celebrated ONU student leaders and their accomplishments during the President’s Leadership Dessert on April 29. The DeBow Freed Awards for Outstanding Leadership as an Undergraduate Student were presented to one male and one female from each year on campus. Students are...


Two Ohio Northern University students earn American Society for Clinical Pathology National Student Honor Awards

Post date: 05/06/2015 - 11:06am
Two Ohio Northern University students in the West Central Ohio Medical Laboratory Science (WCOMLS) program have received the American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) National Student Honor Award. Emily Fanello, a senior medical laboratory science major from Medina, Ohio, and Molly Wukusick, a...