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Ohio Northern University Pettit College of Law to celebrate 2015 commencement ceremony

Post date: 04/30/2015 - 3:38pm
Ohio Northern University’s Pettit College of Law will celebrate its 2015 commencement ceremony in the ONU Sports Center on Sunday, May 17 at 2 p.m. Approximately 100 students will be awarded degrees, and Daniel DiBiasio, Ohio Northern University president, will preside. The ONU Sports Center is...


Ohio Northern University student awarded Graduate Research Fellowship Program grant

Post date: 04/30/2015 - 3:23pm
Ohio Northern University student Abigail Thayer, a senior chemistry and applied math major from Painesville, Ohio, has been awarded a National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) grant. Thayer will use the grant to pursue a Ph.D. in geochemistry at the University...


Ohio Northern University student honored with Charles J. Ping Student Community Service Award

Post date: 04/30/2015 - 8:52am
Ohio Northern University student Laura Avino, a fifth-year pharmacy major from Buffalo, N.Y., has been honored with the 2015 Charles J. Ping Student Community Service Award from Ohio Campus Compact. ONU University Chaplain David MacDonald, nominated Avino for the award. “As president of Habitat...


Ohio Northern University student awarded UPSHS Excellence in Public Health Practice Award

Post date: 04/29/2015 - 12:13pm
Ohio Northern University student Jeremiah Barnes, a fifth-year pharmacy major from Seymour, Ind., was awarded the United States Public Health Service (USPHS) Excellence in Public Health Pharmacy Practice Award for his dedication to public health during Ohio Northern University’s Honors Day this...


Ohio Northern University to earn third place in Best Practices Competition

Post date: 04/29/2015 - 11:53am
Members of the Mu Delta chapter of Beta Alpha Psi earned third place in the Best Practices Competition at the 2015 regional meeting in Indianapolis, Indiana on March 28, 2015. ONU accounting students, Ryan Abraham, graduate student from Canfield, Ohio; Tyler Reams, a senior accounting major from...


Ohio Northern University to celebrate 2015 Raabe College of Pharmacy Commencement

Post date: 04/28/2015 - 3:39pm
Ohio Northern University will celebrate its 131st Raabe College of Pharmacy Commencement Ceremony in the Sports Center on Sunday, May 10, at 9 a.m. To commemorate the event, Ohio Sen. Dave Burke, a 1990 ONU pharmacy graduate, will deliver the commencement address for the pharmacy program and...


Ohio Northern University to Celebrate 2015 Undergraduate Ceremony

Post date: 04/28/2015 - 3:37pm
Ohio Northern University will celebrate its 2015 Undergraduate Commencement Ceremony in the ONU Sports Center on Sunday, May 10, at 2 p.m. Keith Krach, chairman and CEO of DocuSign, The Global Standard for Digital Transaction Management, will serve as the undergraduate commencement speaker....


Ohio Northern University Jazz Band to explore ‘ONU Jazz Through the Years’

Post date: 04/28/2015 - 9:23am
The Ohio Northern University Department of Music presents the ONU Jazz Band on Thursday, April 30, at 7:30 p.m. in the Freed Center for the Performing Arts. The ONU Jazz Band, under the direction of Mr. David Sycks, will take a stroll down memory lane as it explores “ONU Jazz Through the Years.”...


Ohio Northern University’s College of Law records second-highest bar passage rate for graduates taking test for first time

Post date: 04/27/2015 - 1:35pm
Graduates of the Ohio Northern University Pettit College of Law continued their record of outstanding achievement on the Ohio bar examination with a passage rate of 75 percent, which ranks second among students from all Ohio law schools who took the examination in February 2015 for the first time....


Ohio Northern University students garner second in Audio Production at Broadcast Education Association conference

Post date: 04/24/2015 - 12:09pm
Ohio Northern University students Brett Wonders, a fourth-year pharmacy major from Defiance, Ohio, and Dan Knapinski, a senior sport management major from Neenah, Wis., garnered second place in the Audio Production category of the Broadcast Education Association’s (BEA) Festival of Media Arts in...


Ohio Northern University ONU Symphony Orchestra to present ‘A French Twist’

Post date: 04/24/2015 - 12:02pm
The Ohio Northern University Department of Music presents the ONU Symphony Orchestra on Saturday, May 2, at 7:30 p.m. in the Freed Center for the Performing Arts. Music Director Travis Jürgens will conduct the ONU Symphony Orchestra in the season finale, “A French Twist.” Works include Mussorgsky’...


Ohio Northern University presents lecture by noted Middle East expert

Post date: 04/24/2015 - 9:05am
Martin Sieff, noted Middle East correspondent, journalist and author, will speak on “Dangerous Ignorance: Why U.S. Policymakers Get the Middle East Wrong” in Ohio Northern University’s Dicke Forum on Tuesday, April 28, at 7 p.m. The event, free and open to the public, is sponsored by the ONU...


Ohio Northern University student receives 2015-16 Ritchie-Jennings Memorial Scholarship

Post date: 04/21/2015 - 9:41am
Ohio Northern University Dicke College of Business Administration student Courtney Horstman, a senior accounting major from Delphos, Ohio, was awarded the 2015-16 Ritchie-Jennings Memorial Scholarship by the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE). Horstman is one of 30 students selected...


Ohio Northern University Child Development Center receives five-star Step Up To Quality Award

Post date: 04/20/2015 - 1:37pm
The Ohio Northern University Child Development Center has received a five-star Step Up To Quality (SUTQ) Award from the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services, Bureau of Child Care and Development, the state agency responsible for licensing and promoting high standards among Ohio’s early care...


Ohio Northern University to recognize academic achievement at Honors Day

Post date: 04/16/2015 - 2:32pm
Ohio Northern University celebrates its annual Honors Day program on Saturday, April 25, from 8:15 a.m. until 5 p.m. This year’s Honors Day continues the rich tradition of ONU’s colleges and departments recognizing students and faculty members for scholarly achievement and service to the...


Ohio Northern University student awarded Newman Civic Fellows Award

Post date: 04/16/2015 - 1:20pm
Amanda Liebrecht, a second-year pharmacy student from McComb, Ohio, has been awarded a Newman Civic Fellows Award, sponsored by the KPMG Foundation, for her efforts in establishing a Sunday school program in Ada for the Catholic parish.Liebrecht, along with several classmates, organized a Sunday...


Ohio Northern University to host ceramic 3-D workshop, lecture

Post date: 04/16/2015 - 1:14pm
The Ohio Northern University Department of Art and Design will host ceramic 3-D printing artist Greg Pugh in the Wilson Art Center on April 22-23. Pugh will give an artist lecture about the development of ceramic printing technologies in room 115 on Wednesday, April 22, at 8 p.m. On Thursday...


Ohio Northern University to present Composer’s Workshop 2015

Post date: 04/15/2015 - 1:34pm
The Ohio Northern University Department of Music presents an evening of new music, “Composer’s Workshop 2015,” in the Snyder Recital Hall in the Presser Building on Wednesday, April 22, at 8 p.m. The event is free and open to the public. The concert will feature brand new works of chamber music by...


Ohio Northern University named training site for The Cadets

Post date: 04/15/2015 - 9:13am
Ohio Northern University has been selected as the primary spring training site for The Cadets, one of the oldest and most honored continuously operating drum and bugle corps in the country. The Cadets will rehearse on campus from May 14 to June 15. A program of Youth Education in the Arts, the...


Ohio Northern University graphic design major awarded AICUO Award for Excellence in the Visual Arts

Post date: 04/14/2015 - 3:03pm
Ohio Northern University student Lauren Hector, a senior graphic design major from Mt. Cory, Ohio, was chosen as one of the winners of the 2015 Association of Independent Colleges and Universities of Ohio (AICUO) Award for Excellence in the Visual Arts (EVA). Hector, who was honored at a banquet...