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Pursuing lessons in leadership

Post date: 08/22/2016 - 1:52pm

Dr. Kelly Shields, associate dean at the Ohio Northern University Raabe College of Pharmacy, recently completed the American Association Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP) Academic Leadership Fellows Program (ALFP). The year-long fellowship began in July 2015, and finished with a commencement ceremony...


Building community connections

Post date: 08/16/2016 - 3:06pm

Ohio Northern University will put active learning and community involvement into practice with the fifth annual Ada Community Engagement (ACE) Day beginning at 9 a.m. on Aug. 20. The program is designed to engage incoming students with their community and provides opportunities for ONU’s first-...


Community members can join ONU students for a history class that rocks

Post date: 08/16/2016 - 2:52pm

Ohio Northern University will offer a history course that is hard to beat, or at least has a beat, during fall semester. “History of Rock ‘N’ Roll in the 1960s” will explore history through the lens of rock music.

The course will explore how society and rock music in the 1960s influenced...


Gift continues pioneering athletics legacy at ONU

Post date: 08/02/2016 - 11:10am

Family members of former Ohio Northern University professor and women’s athletics pioneer Dr. Helen Spar Ludwig have made a $508,000 gift to support the scholarship fund that bears her name. James “Jim” Ludwig, Helen’s son, passed away in April 2015 and requested that the remaining value from...


New dean of College of Business Administration announced

Post date: 07/06/2016 - 10:43am

Ohio Northern University President Daniel A. DiBiasio has announced that Dr. John C. Navin, dean of the School of Business at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville (SIUE), has been named dean of ONU’s Dicke College of Business Administration. Navin replaces the retiring Dr. Jim Fenton, who...


Ohio Northern University honors six with Distinguished Alumni Awards

Post date: 07/06/2016 - 8:04am

Ohio Northern University’s Alumni Association presented Distinguished Alumni Awards during a banquet on June 4.

The awards, recognizing outstanding service and loyalty, were presented to Phillip Caris, Michael Kaufmann, Carla Kim, Douglas Mock, Robert Smith and Thomas Vukovich. The...


Manufacturing technology program featured on Visual Components website

Post date: 06/21/2016 - 12:00am

The Ohio Northern University manufacturing technology program has been featured on the website of Visual Components, a 3-D manufacturing simulation and visualization software company.

The article describes the Ohio Northern manufacturing simulation course designed for third- and fourth-...


Celebrate Independence Day with the Lima Symphony Orchestra

Post date: 06/20/2016 - 2:08pm

The Lima Symphony Orchestra will celebrate Independence Day with a “Patriotic Pops” concert on the campus of Ohio Northern University on Saturday, July 2, at 7 p.m. The event is free and open to the public.

The concert will take place on the sculpture mall east of McIntosh Center between...


The Cadets to perform at Ohio Northern University

Post date: 06/17/2016 - 1:48pm

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 Monday, June 20, at 7:30 p.m.

The event is free and open to the public.

The nationally renowned corps...


ONU’s National Tour Choir to perform at the Freed Center

Post date: 06/16/2016 - 2:51pm

The Ohio Northern University National Tour Choir will conclude its 2016 national tour with a home concert in the Freed Center for the Performing Arts on Monday, June 20, 2016, at 8 p.m.

This event is free and open to the public. A freewill offering for the touring group will be taken....


Engineering students selected to present at ASEE conference

Post date: 06/14/2016 - 3:31pm

Three Ohio Northern University engineering students have been selected to present at the 123rd American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE) Annual Conference and Exposition in New Orleans from June 26-29.

Alexandra Seda, a senior electrical engineering major from Columbiana, Ala.,...


Engineering student selected to co-facilitate at Global Entrepreneurship Summit

Post date: 06/13/2016 - 3:15pm

Ohio Northern University student Alexandra Seda, a senior electrical engineering major from Columbiana, Ala., has been invited to co-facilitate at the White House-sponsored sixth Global Entrepreneurship Summit at Stanford University from June 22-24.

Seda is one of 12 students selected to...


Celebrate Fourth of July with the Lima Symphony Orchestra

Post date: 06/07/2016 - 1:48pm

The Lima Symphony Orchestra will celebrate the Fourth of July with a “Patriotic Pops” concert on the campus of Ohio Northern University on Saturday, July 2, at 7 p.m. The event is free and open to the public.

The concert will take place on the sculpture mall east of McIntosh Center...


NCPA chapter receives Dennis Ludwig Memorial Scholarship in Government Affairs

Post date: 06/02/2016 - 8:51am

The Ohio Northern University Raabe College of Pharmacy chapter of the National Community Pharmacists Association (NCPA) received the Dennis Ludwig Memorial Scholarship in Government Affairs for having the highest student attendance at the annual Congressional Pharmacy Summit in Washington, D.C....


Beta Alpha Psi ‘Best Practices’ team finishes second in regional competition

Post date: 05/19/2016 - 1:52pm

Ohio Northern University’s Beta Alpha Psi “Best Practices” team finished second in a competition held as part of the Beta Alpha Psi 2016 Midwest Regional Meeting in Covington, Ky., from April 1-2.

The team, which presented “Good to Great,” was made up of Jacob Crowley, a Master of...


ONU holds President’s Leadership Dessert

Post date: 05/11/2016 - 10:50am

Ohio Northern University celebrated ONU student leaders and organizations during the President’s Leadership Dessert on April 27.

The Debow Freed Award for Outstanding Student Leadership was presented to one male and one female from each undergraduate class. Students are nominated for the...


Pharmacy students, faculty named 2016 American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Walmart Scholars

Post date: 05/11/2016 - 9:08am

Two pairs of students and faculty from the Ohio Northern University Raabe College of Pharmacy have been named recipients of the 2016 American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP) Walmart Scholars Program.

Each student-faculty pair will receive a $1,000 scholarship to attend the...


Law student selected for Boren Fellowship

Post date: 05/10/2016 - 1:15pm

Joseph Suszczynski, a second-year Ohio Northern University law student in the concurrent JD/LLM program, has been selected for a Boren Fellowship to Kosovo. Boren Fellowships are an initiative of the National Security Education Program; they provide unique funding opportunities for U.S. graduate...


Law Commencement set for May 15

Post date: 05/09/2016 - 2:40pm

Ohio Northern University’s Pettit College of Law will celebrate its 2016 commencement ceremony in the ONU Sports Center on Sunday, May 15, at 2 p.m. Approximately 100 students will be awarded degrees, and Daniel DiBiasio, Ohio Northern University president, will preside.

The ONU Sports...


Engineering students build lunar rover replica

Post date: 05/05/2016 - 8:58am

Students and staff from Ohio Northern University delivered an operable, full-size lunar rover replica to the Armstrong Air & Space Museum on Thursday, May 5. The rover is the result of three years of work by students from ONU’s Smull College of Engineering.

The rover seats two...