ONU among ‘Great Schools for Nursing Majors’ by The Princeton Review The Ohio Northern University has been recognized as one of the “Great Schools for Nursing Majors” in The Princeton Review’s annual college guide, “The Best 377 Colleges: 2013 Edition.” Ohio Northern was one of only 22 selected by The Princeton Review from more than 1,000 undergraduate schools about which data was collected.
ONU announces partnership with CareerScript ONU’s Raabe College of Pharmacy and CareerScript LLC have announced a multi-year partnership to empower pharmacy students with novel technology and cutting-edge resources to enhance career development.
ONU to honor veterans at home football game ONU will host Veterans Appreciation Day on Saturday, Sept. 15, at Dial-Roberson Stadium in conjunction with its home football game against Heidelberg University. Pregame festivities, which begin at 1:45 p.m., include a scheduled F-16 jet flyover by the 180th Fighter Wing of the Ohio Air National Guard from Toledo, Ohio.
Moore one of ‘Best New Poets’ Jennifer Moore, assistant professor of English, is author of a poem, “As a Debutante I Adjusted My Hatpin,” selected for publication in Best New Poets 2012.
Grants to fund research, presentations Dr. Forrest Clingerman, associate professor of philosophy and religion, is program director on a $1,500 grant to Ohio Northern University from the Wabash Center for Teaching and Learning in Religion and Theology. And, Ohio Northern University is the recipient of a $2,000 grant to support the program entitled “Kossuth’s Message,” a series of at least five presentations commemorating the 160th anniversary of Lajos (Louis) Kossuth’s tour of the United States in 1851-1852.
Riess to chair judging committee at 2012 Estonian Theater Festival Nils Riess, Ohio Northern University professor of communications arts, director of media communication services and performing arts, and chair of the Department of Communication and Theatre Arts, will serve as chairman of the international judging committee at the 2012 Estonian Theater Drama and Baltic Theatre Festival in Tartu, Estonia, beginning Sept. 3.
Baumgartner brings Mars to elementary school classroom Eric Baumgartner, dean of the College of Engineering talked with elementary students via Skype about the Mars Rover program. He explains, "Brian Henderson is the engineer-inresidence in the College of Engineering. His daughter, Sarah Pershing, works at an elementary school in northern Kentucky. Through Sarah, I did a Skype session with the class to talk about the Mars rovers. WLWT in Cincinnati picked up the story."
Tuition Exchange Information Session Full-time employees who will have a child enrolled in college during 2013-2014 as first-time freshmen and all other ranks, are invited to learn about the Tuition Exchange Inc. program in a special session at 4 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 18, in McIntosh Room 7. Questions may always be directed to Dr. Juliet Hurtig.
Walking for Wellness Walking for Wellness is a 12-week walking program for ONU employees, offered by ONU HealthWise. Each participant will set daily walking goals and receive a pedometer to track their progress. To be part of the program, contact Amy Fanous, PGY1 resident for ONU HealthWise.
Sept. 6 11 a.m., Worship Service, Chapel 2 p.m., Women’s Tennis vs. St. Francis, Ind., University Courts 5:30 p.m., Women’s Tennis vs. Defiance, University Courts
Sept. 7 3 p.m., Men’s Soccer vs. Defiance at ONU Invitational Volleyball at Hanover Invitational
Sept. 8 Women’s Golf at Denison Fall Invitational, Granville Country Club, Granville 10 a.m., Women’s and Men’s Cross Country at Calvin, Mich., Select Meet 1:30 p.m., Women’s Soccer vs. Earham, Ind., at Wooster Invitational 2:30 p.m., Men’s Soccer vs. Carnegie Mellon, Pa., at ONU Invitational 3 p.m., Women’s Tennis vs. Rose-Hulman, Ind., at Bluffton 6 p.m., Women’s Tennis at Bluffton Volleyball at Hanover Invitational
Sept. 9 Women’s Golf at Denison Fall Invitational, Granville Country Club, Granville 11:15 a.m., Catholic Mass, Chapel 2:30 p.m., Women’s Soccer at Wooster Invitational
Sept. 10-25 Alumni’s Imperial Russian Waterways Tour
Sept. 11 Women’s Golf at Heidelberg Fall Invitational, Mohawk Golf Course, Tiffin Men’s Golf at Jon Speiss Memorial, Ironwood Golf Course, Wauseon
Sept. 12 Women’s Golf at Heidelberg Fall Invitational, Mohawk Golf Course, Tiffin 4 p.m., Women’s Soccer vs. Ohio Wesleyan at ONU Soccer Field 7 p.m., Volleyball at Denison