Students in the News
Published: Mon, 09/10/2012 - 8:15am
The Ohio Northern University chapter of the American Society of Consulting Pharmacists (ASCP) will host a presentation on animal-assisted therapy led by Kim Bullock, a licensed social worker from Lima Memorial Hospital, in room 151 of ONU’s Hakes-Pierstorf Family Pharmacy Education Center on Monday, Sept. 10, at 7 p.m.
The event is free and open to the public.
Published: Wed, 09/05/2012 - 12:20pm
Ohio Northern University student Cortney Phillips, a sixth-year pharmacy major from Akron, Ohio, was awarded the Partners In Pharmacy scholarship from the National Community Pharmacy Foundation Association (NCPA).
Phillips was recognized for her exemplary academic performance, community service, and demonstrated commitment to independent pharmacy. Shewill receive $2,000 and will be recognized at the national NCPA convention in October.
Published: Thu, 08/09/2012 - 1:26pm
Students from Ohio Northern University are traveling to the Republican and Democratic conventions and will participate in The Washington Center’s Democratic and Republican National Convention Academic Seminars.
Published: Thu, 08/09/2012 - 9:19am
Two ONU students, Andy Burns, a sophomore in music education from Circleville, Ohio, and Alex Wiles, a sophomore in management from Cridersville, Ohio, along with Rocky Riddle of Ohio State University, took part in 12-week paid summer internships as part of the Next Generations Leadership Ministry Interns program sponsored by the West Ohio Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church.
Published: Mon, 08/06/2012 - 11:53am
Cortney Phillips, a sixth-year pharmacy student from Perrysburg, Ohio, has been named recipient of a Partners in Pharmacy Scholarship. In addition to a $2000 scholarship toward tuition and books, she will also be attending the NCPA (National Community Pharmacists Association) Annual Convention in San Diego, Calif.
The scholarships are awarded based on leadership qualities, academic achievement and demonstrated interest in a career in independent pharmacy.
Published: Fri, 08/03/2012 - 1:27pm
Ohio Northern University student Megan Bensi, a fifth-year pharmacy major from Kirtland, Ohio, garnered third place in a student poster presentation at the Drug Information Association (DIA) 2012 Annual Meeting in Philadelphia on June 24-28.
At the convention, Bensi competed against 20 graduate-level students. Her poster, titled “Evaluating Consumer Understanding of Prescription Label Information: An Assessment of USP 2011 Recommendations,” was chosen from a pool of more than 100 students in multiple disciplines from around the world.
Published: Fri, 08/03/2012 - 12:19pm
ONU’s chapter of Pi Sigma Alpha, the national political science honor society, has been named a “Best Chapter of the Year” by the national organization. Out of 749 chapters, the award is given to fewer than 10 universities across the country.
ONU’s Pi Iota chapter was chosen as one of five best chapters in schools with enrollments of fewer than 6,000 students.
Published: Fri, 08/03/2012 - 10:41am
Three students in technological studies have been awarded the Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME) merit scholarships for 2012-2013.
Kyle D. Raber, a senior in manufacturing technology from Wooster received a $1,000 award; Levi J. Brown, a senior in technology education from Forest, Ohio, received a $500 award; and Nathan H. Evans, a senior in manufacturing technology from Westerville, Ohio, received a $250 award.
Published: Tue, 07/24/2012 - 12:48pm
Dr. Jed E. Marquart, Ohio Northern University professor of mechanical engineering, presented a paper and chaired a technical session at the Sixth Annual AIAA Flow Control Conference, sponsored by the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA). The conference was held in New Orleans, LA, on July 25-28 with more than 1,500 engineers and scientists in attendance, and approximately 750 technical papers were presented.
Published: Wed, 07/11/2012 - 1:24pm