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ONU English professor Jennifer Moore publishes book of poetry

Post date: 09/16/2015 - 1:15pm
ADA — Jennifer Moore, Ohio Northern University assistant professor of English, has had her collection of poems, “The Veronica Maneuver,” published by the University of Akron Press. One critic of Moore’s new release said, “Each poem is a flammable mouth that refuses to be muzzled. Dazzling and...


ONU receives $113,000 grant from Cardinal Health

Post date: 09/15/2015 - 2:07pm
Cardinal Health has awarded the Ohio Northern University Raabe College of Pharmacy a $113,000 grant to provide increased support for current and future pharmacy students with an interest in community and independent pharmacy.  Ohio Northern was chosen as a recipient based on its commitment to...


The Freed Center to present ‘Edges’

Post date: 09/15/2015 - 1:59pm
Ohio Northern University’s Freed Center for the Performing Arts will present “Edges” from Sept. 24-27 at 7:30 p.m. A second show will be held on Friday, Sept. 25, at 10:30 p.m. There also will be a matinee performances on Sept. 27 at 2 p.m.  “Edges” is a song cycle about four burgeoning adults...


Department of Music to celebrate choral music during Homecoming

Post date: 09/14/2015 - 1:30pm
The Ohio Northern University Department of Music presents a celebration of choral music as part of the ONU Homecoming festivities in the Snyder Recital Hall in the Presser Building on Friday, Sept. 25, at 8 p.m. The event is free and open to the public.         The evening’s program will begin...


ONU’s Homecoming weekend starts Sept. 25

Post date: 09/14/2015 - 10:32am
Ohio Northern University will celebrate Homecoming 2015 from Sept. 25-27. All alumni, friends, family, faculty and students are welcome to attend. With its “Let the Good Times Roar” theme, Homecoming weekend will kick off on Friday, Sept. 25, with a Law Alumni Luncheon at 11 a.m. and Law PAD CLE...


2015 psychology graduates score in the 98th percentile on the MFT

Post date: 09/14/2015 - 9:21am
The Ohio Northern University Department of Psychology, Sociology and Criminal Justice has announced that the 2015 graduating seniors in psychology, as a group, scored in the 98th percentile on the Major Field Test (MFT) in psychology. The mean score of the 221 institutions using the MFT in the...


The Princeton Review ranks ONU as one of the country’s ‘Best 380 Colleges’

Post date: 09/10/2015 - 2:23pm
Ohio Northern University is once again featured as one of the nation’s top schools in The Princeton Review’s annual college guide, “The Best 380 Colleges: 2016 Edition.” ONU also is one of the 159 institutions that The Princeton Review recommends in the “Best of the Midwest” section of its website...


ONU to present ‘The President and the Constitution’

Post date: 09/10/2015 - 9:15am
Ohio Northern University will observe Constitution Day with a panel discussion on “The President and the Constitution” in the Pettit College of Law’s Celebrezze Moot Courtroom on Thursday, Sept. 17, at 4:30 p.m. The event is free and open to the public. Scott Gerber, ONU professor of law, will...


Northern ranked No. 2 by U.S. News & World Report

Post date: 09/09/2015 - 9:29am
Ohio Northern University has been ranked No. 2 among Midwest regional colleges in “Best Colleges 2016,” which is published annually by U.S. News & World Report. Ohio Northern has appeared in the top 10 of the publication’s Regional College Midwest Rankings for the past 24 years and in the top...


Sociology professor to analyze data for Hardin County Juvenile Court

Post date: 09/08/2015 - 12:09pm
Dr. Keith F. Durkin, Ohio Northern University professor of sociology, will serve as data analyst and program evaluator for the Hardin County Juvenile Court to facilitate the provision of behavioral health services to post-adjucated youth ages 12-17 who have mental health disorders. The program was...


ONU places fourth in ‘Best Colleges in Ohio’ ranking

Post date: 09/01/2015 - 3:58pm
Ohio Northern University has been ranked fourth in the “Best Colleges in Ohio” rankings, and placed in the top 10 percent nationally, in the new 2015-16 PayScale College Salary Report. According to the same report, ONU ranks third among Ohio schools in the number of science technology, engineering...


‘The Not So Newlywed Game’ at the Freed Center

Post date: 08/31/2015 - 1:18pm
Ohio Northern University’s Freed Center for the Performing Arts will present “The Not So Newlywed Game with Bob Eubanks” on Saturday, Sept. 5, at 7:30 p.m. “The Not So Newlywed Game with Bob Eubanks” is a live replica of the television game that uses married couples that are either newlyweds or...


We The Kings to play ONU

Post date: 08/28/2015 - 10:20am
 Ohio Northern University’s Tunes on the Tundra will feature We The Kings, with PUBLIC as the opening act, in the ONU Field House on Friday, Sept. 4, at 7:30 p.m. The event is sponsored by the ONU Student Senate. “As leaders of the campus, we believe events like this are crucial to keeping...


Pharmacy professor receives Albert E. Rosica Jr. Memorial Award

Post date: 08/26/2015 - 2:17pm
Deirdre “Dee Dee” Myers, Ohio Northern University pharmacy and laboratory instructor, was presented the 2014-15 Albert E. Rosica Jr. Memorial award by the American College of Apothecaries (ACA) at the College’s 2015 Annual Education Conference in Denver on Aug. 14. This award, established in...


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...