ONU basketball alumni games on Feb. 12 brought both men and women alumni players and their families back to campus for OAC games against Mount Union. During halftime of the men's game the 2000-01 Final Four team and the 1980-81 Men's team that beat the University of Oklahoma were honored. In the women's game, ONU fell short, 79-69.
Dr. Baker's letter to ONU parents about tuition "While it has been another very successful year at Ohio Northern, and we have much to be proud of, we also are extremely cognizant of the fact that the economic recession continues to affect many of us."
Law presents international rule of law expert Ohio Northern University's Pettit College of Law presents Markus Zimmer in the Moot Court Room on Thursday, Feb. 17, at 5 p.m. A part of the upcoming Dean's Lecture series, this event is free and open to the public.
One Fine Arts Weekend's new schedule of events Ohio Northern University's Office of Alumni Relations' second annual "One Fine Arts Weekend" on Friday, Feb. 18, and Saturday, Feb. 19 has been redesigned. The weekend will celebrate student art, music, dance and live theatre.
ONU to celebrate Black History Month Ohio Northern University will commemorate Black History Month this February with a number of scheduled events. Several campus organizations will collaborate to provide diverse opportunities to celebrate African American heritage.
University Singers plan spring trip Ohio Northern’s University Singers will begin their spring tour on Feb. 25 in Cincinnati, Ohio, and continue through March 6 in Athens, Ga.
Social entrepreneur to speak at Spotts Lecture Dr. Paul Polak, founder of the Colorado-based nonprofit organization International Development Enterprises (IDE), will be the featured speaker for the Ohio Northern University Spotts Lecture in the Freed Center for the Performing Arts on Monday, March 21, at 7 p.m. His speech, "Design for the Other 90 Percent," is free and open to the public.
Kritzler lecture, March 22 The annual Kritzler Lectureship in Chemistry will be at 7 p.m. on March 22 in Room 107 of the Meyer Hall of Science. Dr. Paul W. Bohn from the University of Notre Dame and chair of the editorial board for Americas of the Royal Society of Chemistry journal Analyst, will present "Integrating Microfluidics in 3-D-Scientific Challenges in Putting Your Hospital's Clinical Lab on a Keyring."
Symphonic Band to present 'Colors' The Ohio Northern University Symphonic Band presents its Winter Band Concert on Thursday, Feb. 17, at 8 p.m., in the Freed Center for the Performing Arts. The program is titled "Colors."
'It's Only Life' Ohio Northern University's Freed Center for the Performing Arts presents "It's Only Life" on Friday, Feb. 18, at 8 p.m. Written by esteemed American composer John Bucchino and performed in the past by talents such as Judy Collins, Patti LuPone, Yo-Yo Ma, Audra MacDonald, Liza Minnelli and Art Garfunkel, "It's Only Life" is a musical revue about longing, fulfillment, loss, triumph and, ultimately, wisdom.
'Late Nite Catechism 3: 'Til Death Do Us Part' Ohio Northern University's Freed Center for the Performing Arts presents "Late Nite Catechism 3: 'Til Death Do Us Part" on Saturday, Feb. 19, at 8 p.m. and Sunday, Feb. 20, at 2 p.m. One of the longest-running shows in United States theatre history, "Late Nite Catechism" returns to ONU by popular demand.
Science Fair judges needed Faculty, staff and students 21 and older or who have junior status are invited to volunteer as judges for District Science Day. This year’s science day will be Saturday, March 19.
Leadership class forming It's time to register the 19th group for Hardin Leadership. The registration brochure is available online. Hardin Leadership 2011 Hardin County's leadership development program for improving the leadership knowledge, skills and aspirations of current and emerging community leaders. Participants meet the second Thursday of each month, March through November. Contact OSU Extension Office (419) 674-2297. Registration deadline is Feb. 28.
Join the Relay for Life Teams are being organized for Relay for Life’s April 29-30 event on the ONU tundra. The event begins at 6 p.m., April 29 and ends at noon April 30 with proceeds going to the American Cancer Society. To learn more about forming a team for this event, contact Jaclyn Purgert.
Academic Information Fair Academic departments and professional organizations can showcase their programs to recruiters at ONU’s Spring Career and Graduate School fair, March 9, sponsored by the Office of Career Services. The academic information event will coincide with the Career and Graduate Fair so recruiters can maximize their time on campus. Faculty members can network with recruiters and make connections for internships and jobs. The Academic Information Fair will be in the Field House where recruiters can visit before or after the open fair which is from 9 to 11:30 a.m. To reserve a spot, e-mail Jane Ward at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Learn to swim ONU Swimming and Diving learn to swim lessons will be offered April 3,10,17 and May 1 and 8 by students in the coaching theories of competitive swimming class with proceeds to benefit the ONU men and women's swimming and diving team. Cost is $50. For details, contact email@example.com.
Emergency Messaging: Emergency on campus? Classes delayed or cancelled? Sign up for ONU’s emergency text messaging. Just login to Self-Service Banner and look for the box named "Emergency Broadcast Sign-up."
Want weather warnings for Ada? ONU Security uses Nixle.com for these alerts. Go to www.nixle.com for this free service.
Astronomy Club to host ‘Full Moon Madness’ The ONU Astronomy Club invites ONU students, faculty and staff as well as citizens of Ada and the surrounding communities to “Full Moon Madness,” an astronomy event to be held in the ONU Observatory on Friday, Feb. 18, at 8 p.m.
Pitch and poster winners named The winners of the Ohio Northern University’s James F. Dicke College of Business Administration entrepreneurial idea pitch and poster competition for area high school and college students have been announced. The competition took place Tuesday, Feb. 8.
Rev. Anna Guillozet, BA ’08, an ONU youth ministry graduate, is pastor of the two-church Darby Plains Larger Parish in the West Ohio Conference. She is featured in a church bulletin insert designed by the General Conference of the United Methodist Church for national distribution during Women’s History Month. “The UMC is a great church for laity and clergywomen,” she says. “For us to have organizations like the General Commission on the Status and Role of Women and the General Commission on Religion and Race pushing for equality has opened my eyes to the breadth of women across the denomination. So many people within the UMC don’t know these organizations exist.”
11 a.m., Swimming and Diving, OAC Championships, University of Akron 11:45 a.m., Cultural Conversation Hour, Black History Month, Heterick Library, Room 301 5 p.m, Dean’s Lecture Series, “Challenges in Building the Rule of Law in Post-Conflict States,” Markus B. Zimmer, speaker, Law Room 129 6 p.m., Black Student Union Study Night, Multicultural Center 7 p.m., Black History Month, Race Matters: A Town Hall Discussion on Race Relations in America, Dicke Hall Forum 8 p.m., Symphonic Band Concert, Freed Center for the Performing Arts
11 a.m., Swimming and Diving, OAC Championships, University of Akron 4 p.m., One Fine Arts Weekend, hosted by Office of Alumni Relations 8 p.m., “It’s Only Life,” Feed Center for the Performing Arts
7:30 a.m., One Fine Arts Weekend, hosted by Office of Alumni Relations 11 a.m., Swimming and Diving, OAC Championships, University of Akron 2 p.m., Faculty Baroque Ensemble, Snyder Recital Hall 2 p.m., Women’s Basketball at Baldwin-Wallace 4 p.m., Men’s Basketball at Baldwin-Wallace 7 p.m., Senior Recital: Timothy Smith, baritone, Snyder Recital Hall 8 p.m., “’Til Death Do Us Part: Late Nite Catechism 3,” Freed Center for the Performing Arts
2 p.m., “’Til Death Do Us Part: Late Nite Catechism 3,” Freed Center for the Performing Arts 4 p.m., Composers Workshop, Snyder Recital Hall 6 p.m., TnT Worship, Chapel 6:30 p.m., Black History Month, Soul Food Dinner, Affinity Commons 7 p.m., Instrumental Ensembles Concert, Snyder Recital Hall
Undergraduate Exam Treats
Feb. 22 7:30 p.m., Women’s Basketball at OAC Tournament, Quarterfinals
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