Wind-whipped flames destroyed the historic Ada First United Methodist Church in a matter of minutes on March 13. Although there were no injuries, the 112-year-old structure is a complete loss. In the aftermath, church and community members are sharing their memories of the Ada landmark and planning for the future. Share your photos, thoughts and memories on the ONU Facebook page.
Senior Dan Smith and junior Alison Steinbrunner both collected All-American honors to cap off a big day for Ohio Northern track & field at the NCAA Division III Indoor Track and Field Championships hosted by Grinnell.
Ohio Northern University has been named a Tree Campus USA for the third consecutive year by the nonprofit Arbor Day Foundation. This honor places ONU among the most elite environmentally conscious schools.
David R. Smith, Ohio Northern University associate professor of geography, will discuss "War and Counter-Terrorism in the Caucasus" during the Phi Beta Delta International Forum in the Dicke Room 230 on Thursday, March 15, at 7 p.m.
Ohio Northern University's James F. Dicke College of Business Administration will present "Moral Courage," a lecture by Signe S. Gates, as part of the Carroll V. Lovett Distinguished Lecture Series in the Dicke Forum on Wednesday, March 21, at 7 p.m.
Ohio Northern University's Pettit College of Law presents the 35th annual Law Review Symposium in the College of Law's Moot Court Room on Monday, March 26. The symposium is titled "Perspectives and Distinctions on the Future of Legal Education."
Ohio Northern University's T.J. Smull College of Engineering will host the 2012 American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE) North Central Section Conference on Friday and Saturday, March 23 and 24.
Science Fair needs judges
Judges are needed for the Ohio Academy of Science district science day on March 24 at ONU. For full details, contact Melissa Keifer or Jane Brown.
When crew leaders told a group of volunteers from Ohio Northern University they would be climbing ladders in brutal winds to work on the Habitat for Humanity ReStore in Cornelius, they might have wished they'd gone to the beach for spring break instead.