ONU to host lecture by top ethnobotanists
Ohio Northern University will host a lecture by leading ethnobotanists Dr. Sebsebe Demissew and Dr. Nigist Asfaw in the Freed Center for the Performing Arts on Wednesday, Oct. 26, at 7 p.m. This lecture is free and open to the public.
ONU to hold entrepreneurship workshops
The Ohio Northern University Entrepreneur Center is holding a series of workshops on entrepreneurship. Preceding each workshop will be a networking event from 5:30- 6 p.m. The sessions will follow and conclude at 7 p.m. All workshops are free and open to the public. These workshops were scheduled at the request of the ONU chapter of Collegiate Entrepreneurs' Organization (CEO), whose mission is to inform, support and inspire college students to be entrepreneurial and seek opportunity through enterprise creation.
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Khasawneh’s article to be published
“Temperature Effect on Frictional Proprieties of HMA at Different Polishing Stages,” an article by Mohammad Ali Khasawneh, Ph.D., assistant professor of civil engineering, has been accepted for publication in the international Jordan Journal of Civil Engineering. It is scheduled for the journal’s January, 2012, edition.
HealthWise Newsletter now online
The September issue of the HealthWise newsletter is now available with information on influenza, pneumovax, coughs and colds. Check out the new aquatic exercise program beginning in October.
Health screenings scheduled
Mark your calendar for the annual ONU health screening for faculty and staff. The screenings plus flu shots will be offered Oct. 26 and Nov.
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Engineering students to conduct STEM Academy in Piqua
On Oct.13, 34 students from ONU will conduct a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) Academy for the entire student body of Washington Intermediate School in Piqua.
Klondike Krunch/Polar Popcorn raises fund for literacy
Klondike Krunch and Polar Popcorn are signature popcorns created for ONU by Shirley’s Popcorn in Bluffton, Ohio. Klondike Krunch is an orange sugarcoated premium popcorn drizzled with white and milk chocolate for a sweet treat. Polar Popcorn is designed for salt and cheese lovers and features white cheddar and cheddar flavored popcorn.
Free flu shots offered to students
The ONU Health Center will provide free flu shots to ONU students from 5 to 7 p.m., Oct. 6. Students who receive their shot during these times will be entered in a drawing for a $50 Visa gift card, sponsored by the Society of Medical Professionals (SMP).
Study Abroad Fair set
ONU’s Annual Study Abroad Fair will be held from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Oct. 14 in the McIntosh Activities Room. Representatives from international education organizations will provide information on various education abroad opportunities. Study is available to ONU students in over 40 countries, covering six continents. Speakers set for PT Month
Dr. Philip Anloague, director of the University of Dayton’s doctor of physical therapy program, and Trista Cathcart, graduate admissions coordinator, will be guest speakers for Physical Therapy Month. They will be presenting “Move Forward with a Career in Physical Therapy” at 11 a.m., Oct. 25 in Mathile 112. The program is sponsored by ONU’s Department of Biological and Allied Health Sciences and the Pre-Physical Therapy and Pre-Occupational Therapy Club. To learn more, contact Dr. Rema Suniga, program coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org
Alumni News & Events Homecoming Recap
See photos and relive the game in just 69 seconds! Stiles named Robinson Young Alumni of the Year
Ohio Northern University has named Justin Stiles, a 2006 graduate of ONU’sT.J. Smull College of Engineering, the 2011 recipient of the William L. Robinson Young Alumni of the Year Award. Stiles was honored prior to Ohio Northern’s Homecoming game on Oct. 1. College of Business presents Outstanding Service Award
Ohio Northern University’s James F. Dicke College of Business Administration honored Joanne (Griffin) Lipski with an Outstanding Service Award on Saturday, Oct. 1.
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11 a.m., Chapel Worship Service, Chapel
11:30 a.m., Law speaker, Christer Persson, department of International Law and Human Rights, University of Peace, Costa Rica
1 p.m., Academic Symposium, Dr. George Kuh, keynote speaker
7:30 p.m., Presidential Concert, Freed Center for the Performing Arts
Phi Alpha Delta Flag Football
Volleyball at Emory, Ga., Tournament
Women’s Golf at Wittenberg Fall Invitational
1 p.m., Men’s Soccer vs. Capital, ONU Soccer Field
1:30 p.m., Football at Capital (Listen on WONB)
2 p.m., Pittsburgh Alumni Meet and Greet
3:30 p.m., Women’s Soccer vs. Capital, Soccer Homecoming, ONU Soccer Field
Women’s Golf at Wittenberg Fall Invitational
Undergraduate Fall Recess
4 p.m., JV Football at Capital
Undergraduate Fall Recess
4 p.m., Men’s Soccer at Otterbein
Experience ONU Day for prospective students
9 a.m., Gaden Shartse Monks’ Tour, sand mandala pre-construction ritual and creation, Elzay Gallery, Wilson Art Center
4 p.m., Women’s Soccer at Otterbein
7 p.m., Gaden Shartse Monks’ Tour, “The Inside Job: Chophel’s life story,” McIntosh Center Activities Room
7 p.m., Volleyball vs. Otterbein, ONU Sports Center
7 p.m., Open Doors, Multicultural Center
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