Byrne Named ONU Basketball Coach Kevin Byrne has been named the head men's basketball coach at Ohio Northern University. Byrne comes to Ohio Northern after a four-year stint at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, where he served as their associate head coach.
ONU honored with Edison Gold Medal as member of KEEN
The Kern Entrepreneurship Education Network (KEEN), a collection of 20 colleges and universities that includes Ohio Northern University, was awarded an Edison Gold Medal in the category of Collaborative Networks and Support on Thursday, April 26. The award was announced during the Edison Awards’ 25th anniversary celebration in New York City.
ONU to host LSAC DiscoverLaw.org PLUS program
The Ohio Northern University Pettit College of Law will host 25 students from around the nation for the Law School Admission Council (LSAC) DiscoverLaw.org Pre-Law Undergraduate Scholars (PLUS) Program beginning Monday, June 4.
Road work detours campus traffic
West Lincoln Avenue will remain closed until Sept. 1, 2012, due to the Lincoln Avenue Phase II project. Detour signs have been placed on Main Street directing traffic to the sports and science complexes. Check the campus map for details.
Summer Sounds Choral Festival
Ohio Northern University is hosting a “Summer Sounds Choral Festival” for elementary-age students (from second to sixth grades) on the campus of ONU from June 25-29.
English Department hosts state conference
On May 4, 2012, ONU’s English Department hosted the College English Association of Ohio Conference in the McIntosh Center. Forty-eight people attended the conference from across the state. A number of ONU faculty and students presented papers.
Woods presents paper
Dexter Woods, professor of business administration, presented "Pedagogical Pursuits with iPods, iPads, and iPhones: Teacher's Apples or Adam's Apples?" at the 48th Annual MBAA International Conference, March 30, 2012, in Chicago, Ill.
Pitts to teach in Spain
Dr. Jonathan Pitts, associate professor of English, has been selected as a USAC (University Study Abroad Consortium) visiting professor to teach in San Sebastian, Spain, in summer 2013. Dr. Pitts will teach a course for USAC students on the role of popular culture in globalization.
Book review published
Kofi Nsia-Pepra, professor of political science, international relations/comparative politics, is author of a review of Donovan C. Chau's book “Global Security Watch Kenya,” (New York: Praeger, 2010) published in the March-April 2012 issue of US Military Review.
Schul presents research paper
Dr. James Schul, assistant professor of education, recently presented a research paper at the annual meeting of the American Educational Research Association held in Vancouver, British Columbia.
HealthWise newsletter includes summer schedule
Check out the new HealthWise newsletter for information on a healthy lunch, reducing sun exposure and dealing with poison ivy, oak and sumac. Also take a look at the summer schedule for exercise classes.
Students in the News
Pharmacy students meet with legislators
Eleven students from the Ohio Northern University Raabe College of Pharmacy attended the 2012 National Community Pharmacists Association (NCPA) Conference on National Legislation and Government Affairs in Washington, D.C., from May 7-10.
Students honored with Dankook Awards
Ohio Northern University presented Dankook Awards to Chelsea Mack, a fall 2011 graduate from Euclid, Ohio, and Nicholas Baker, a spring 2012 graduate from Loveland, Ohio, in a ceremony prior to the undergraduate commencement on Sunday, May 13.
Alumni Awards Banquet, June 2 Honored at this year's ONU Alumni Awards Banquet will be: Michael Hsin Wen Chow, BSEE ’92 Karen P. Condeni, BA ’74 Thomas R. Evans, Jr., BSCE ’45 Joanne G. Lipski, BSBA ’72 12th Annual 'Robby' golf outing set
The Ohio Northern University Office of Alumni Relations will hold the 12th annual Robby Golf Classic at Colonial Golfers Club in Harrod, Ohio, on Sunday, June 3, at noon.
Matt Zimmerman,BA ’09, is currently in the New York City Center Encores! production of Gentlemen Prefer Blondeswith Megan Hilty of NBC's "Smash." See the show’s review in Variety.