Mother's Day Gem Mother’s Day is a wonderful holiday that celebrates our love for the special women in our lives. This holiday’s history was created thanks to a mix of war, love, women’s suffrage and surprisingly, Ohio Northern University.
Top Stories Astronomy Club to host ‘Galaxies of Spring’ The Ohio Northern University Astronomy Club invites ONU students, faculty and staff as well as Ada and the surrounding communities to “The Galaxies of Spring,” an astronomy event in the ONU Observatory on Friday, May 6, from 9 to 11 p.m.
Spring Celebration of the Arts The University welcomes Timothy O'Keefe, winner of the 2010 FIELD Poetry Prize, on Thursday, May 12, from 7 to 9 p.m. in the Elzay Gallery. O'Keefe will read from his newest book, "The Goodbye Town" (Oberlin Press, 2011). In addition, the celebration will feature the work of English and art and design students.
Spotlight: Faculty & Staff Hunt presents the retiring president’s address at Ohio MAA Don Hunt, associate professor of mathematics and chair of the mathematics and statistics department, presented the retiring president’s address at the recent spring meeting of the Ohio Section of the Mathematics Association of America, held at Youngstown State University. HealthWise Newsletter now online Topics for May include cancer prevention, skin cancer, over-the-counter pain relievers and sun safety.
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ONU finishes first in OPA’s Innovative Pharmacy Business Plan Competition Three student members of the Ohio Northern University National Community Pharmacists Association (NCPA) took first place in the Ohio Pharmacists Association’s Innovative Pharmacy Business Plan Competition (IPBPC). LeGendre receives PRSA award Renee LeGendre, a senior communications major from Toledo, Ohio, has been recognized as the outstanding graduate from the Central Ohio Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA).
ONU to recognize student leaders Ohio Northern University will host the 13th annual President’s Leadership Dessert on Wednesday, May 11, at 7 p.m. in the King Horn Center’s field house. An evening of fellowship, dessert and awards, the President’s Leadership Dessert is designed by the University to thank and recognize students who have demonstrated leadership potential.
5 p.m., Laurence Neal Woodworth Endowed Lectureship, Grand Hyatt, Washington, D.C. 5:30 p.m., College of Engineering ACM Spring Picnic 8 p.m., “Oklahoma!” Freed Center for the Performing Arts
Noon, Softball at OAC Tournament 1 p.m., Men’s Tennis at OAC Semifinals, Mason, Ohio 4:30 p.m., Women’s Tennis at OAC Semifinals, Mason, Ohio 6 p.m., Track and Field at Toledo Tune Up 7 p.m., Bobby Cotrell, flute, junior recital, Snyder Recital Hall 8 p.m., “Oklahoma!” Freed Center for the Performing Arts
8 a.m., Honors Day, campus Softball at OAC Tournament 10 a.m., Men’s Tennis at OAC Finals, Mason 11 a.m., Honors Day Convocation, Sports Center 1 p.m., Baseball vs. John Carroll, Wander Field 2 p.m., Women’s Tennis at OAC Tournament Finals, Mason 2:30 p.m., Honors Day Recital, Snyder Recital Hall 8 p.m., “Oklahoma!” Freed Center for the Performing Arts
11:15 a.m., Catholic Mass, Chapel 1 p.m., “Oklahoma!” Freed Center for the Performing Arts 4 p.m., Spring Band Festival, Field House 6 p.m., TnT Worship Service, Chapel
11:25 a.m., Law Faculty Meeting, Classroom 126 4 p.m., University Faculty Meeting, McIntosh Activities Room 8 p.m., Jazz Band Concert, Freed Center for the Performing Arts 10 p.m., Pack the Chapel, Chapel
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