Ohio Northern Reputation for Excellence Continues to Grow As the new academic year approaches, there is increasing evidence of the expanding awareness of Ohio Northern's reputation, especially in the recognition that the University has received since the beginning of the last academic year. The University has received several accolades for the quality of its education and the benefits this education offers its graduates. Ohio Supreme Court to hold Off-Site Court at Ohio Northern The Supreme Court of Ohio will convene an official session at Ohio Northern University on Wednesday, Sept. 29. The visit is part of the court's semiannual Off-Site Court Program. Chief Justice Eric Brown and Justices Paul E. Pfeifer, Evelyn Lundberg Stratton, Maureen O'Connor, Terrence O'Donnell, Judith Ann Lanzinger and Robert R. Cupp will hear oral arguments in several cases beginning at 9 a.m. on campus in Ada, Ohio. More Top Stories
Opening Activities New faculty orientation and opening activities begin Sept. 1. Opening session for the University community will be 9 a.m., Sept. 2 in the Freed Center.
Child Development Center Accepting Preschool Applicants The Child Development Center at ONU is accepting students for its full and half-day preschool program. The program is open to both ONU and community families and provides positive social experiences for children that will enrich their physical, cognitive and emotion growth. The center’s hands on approach invites and encourages children to choose their activities and become involved in a variety of materials appropriate for their age.
The Child Development Center is licensed by the State of Ohio and enrollment is open to children ages three through six. To learn more, contact June Zimmerman, director, at 419-772-2141or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org Did You Know -- Campus Conduct Hotline? Did you know that ONU has a confidential Campus Conduct Hotline where you can anonymously report perceived violations of safety, ethical and employment policies on the Ohio Northern University campus. The Campus Conduct Hotline system is available for your use around the clock, seven days a week. Because the hotline is operated by an independent organization, any calls made through this hotline are completely confidential.
Student Simulation Projects Provide Real-World Solutions The long-standing academic partnership program between Ohio Northern University’s Department of Technological Studies and Dassault Systemes, a world leader in 3D and Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) applications, is yielding positive results for both the students and private industry as students convert their classroom teaching to real-world applications. SME Awards Scholarships, Names Officers Four students have been awarded the Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME) Merit Scholarship Award for 2010-2011.
Engineering Students Design Project in Kenya Two water projects at the Mama Pilista Bonyo Memorial Health Center in Kenya have been designed by ONU engineering students. See photos.
Internship Opportunities Available The Office of Career Services is partnering with The Right Thing, Inc., Findlay, Ohio, a recruitment process outsourcing (RPO) provide, to provide internship opportunities to ONU students. The Right Thing, Inc. will be attending Ohio Northern University's Fall Career Fair on Sept. 22. What are ONU students thinking? Check out the ONU Blogs!
Alumni B.E.A.R.S. Wanted Want to help grow the Northern family and reconnect with your alma mater? Be a part of the Alumni B.E.A.R.S. Program! B.E.A.R.S. stands for Building Energetic Alumni Resources for Students, and we are looking for alumni across the nation to help promote Northern to prospective students. We are currently looking for alumni to represent Northern at area college fairs in over 11 states. Learn more!
Alumni Invited to Share The Ohio Northern University Department of Art and Design will celebrate its 50th anniversary in 2011. Alumni and students are invited to share stories, artwork and more. Contact Professor Brit Rowe to learn more.
Tunisia: the Mediterranean & the Sahara Nov. 1 – Nov. 16, 2011
16 Days for $3,099 plus government taxes and fees of $133 and including round trip international airfare from select cities! (Note: Columbus and Cleveland airports are only $150 additional – round trip)
When calling in to book your trip – note trip code: G503-800 and Ohio Northern University.
8 a.m., Student Success Camp, Campus 9 a.m., Faculty/Staff Opening Session, Freed Center Noon, University Faculty/Staff Development 4:30 p.m., Football Celebration of Coach "Stretch" Roberson 6 p.m., University Community Dinner, Sport Center Field House
8 a.m., Student Success Camp, Campus 8 a.m., University Faculty/Staff Development 3:30 p.m.,. Football vs. Wisconsin-River Falls, Dial-Roberson Stadium
8 a.m., Student Success Camp, Campus 8 a.m., University Faculty/Staff Development 3 p.m., Volleyball hosts ONU Invitational, ONU Sports Center
8 a.m., Residence Halls Open 8 a.m., New Student Orientation 10:45 a.m., Men’s and Women’s Cross Country at the Dayton 5K Challenge, Dayton 2 p.m., Women’s Soccer vs. HOPE, Mich., ONU Soccer Field 3 p.m., Volleyball hosts ONU Invitational, ONU Sports Center 3:30 p.m., Men’s Soccer vs. Kenton at Denison 5 p.m., Picnic for New Students
Good News Bears Each year the Bears welcome students and their families to ONU. This year more than 50 Good News Bears kicked their way to glory in the ONU College Cup.
Algae Power The quest for inexpensive, renewable, clean energy has become a metaphorical Holy Grail for scientists and engineers the world over. At Ohio Northern, a team of senior mechanical engineering students accepted the challenge in a way that took the concept of green energy to a whole new level.
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