ONU to celebrate Black History Month Ohio Northern University commemorates Black History Month this February with a number of scheduled events. Several campus organizations will collaborate to provide diverse opportunities to celebrate African-American heritage.
ONU to present Venice Baroque Orchestra Ohio Northern University’s Freed Center for the Performing Arts will present the Venice Baroque Orchestra in the Stambaugh Theatre on Sunday, Feb. 3, at 2 p.m. The Venice Baroque Orchestra (VBO) is recognized as one of the premier ensembles devoted to period-instrument performance.
ONU to present ‘Suicide in B Flat’ Freed Center for the Performing Arts will present “Suicide in B Flat” from Feb. 7-9 at 7:30 p.m. with two matinee shows on Saturday, Feb. 9, and Sunday, Feb. 10, at 2 p.m. The production, done by ONU students, revolves around two detectives attempting to sort out a murder/suicide in a darkly comic, jazz-inspired parody of a detective story written by Sam Shepard, one of America’s greatest contemporary dramatic voices.
Ohio Northern students to help with tax preparation Elderly and low-income tax payers in Hardin and surrounding counties can find free income tax assistance from Ohio Northern University business and law students through Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA). To make an appointment or learn more, contact Dexter Woods at Ohio Northern University at (419) 772-2075.
Art work in state exhibition Melissa Eddings-Mancuso, associate professor of art, is one of the artists with work included in the Book + Art: The Reading Room sponsored by the Denison University Museum. The exhibition will be on display from Feb. 8—May 11 in Granville, Ohio.
Learn to Swim Classes Registrations are now being accepted for swim classes for ages 4-12. Two sessions of learn to swim classes will be offered March 10, 17, 24, April 7, 4 in the ONU Natatorium.
Student Pharmacists to participate in Medication Adherence Challenge Ohio Northern University’s chapter of the American Pharmacists Association-Academy of Student Pharmacists (APhA-ASP) has scheduled a number of events as part of the Medication Adherence Challenge, a national effort to raise public awareness of the importance of taking medications as prescribed.
McCarthy to participate in ACS national meeting Allison McCarthy, a senior in chemistry from New Washington, Ohio, will be taking part in the 245th ACS (American Chemical Society) National Meeting in New Orleans, La., April 7-11. Her poster presentation, “Hetero Diels-Alder reactions of 3-formylchromones” will be part of the Division of Organic Chemistry session “New Reactions and Methodology, Heterocycles and Aromatics,” held the evening of April 10.
Central Ohio Alumni Club to coordinate volunteer day The ONU Central Ohio Alumni Club will coordinate a day of service on Saturday, Feb. 9, at three locations in Columbus: Charitable Pharmacy of Central Ohio, Habitat for Humanity of Greater Columbus ReStore, and the United Methodist Church Community Development for All People Free Store. All three events begin at 9 a.m.
CDL alumni wanted Alumni with commercial driver's licenses (CDL) are invited to put their skills to work for ONU's Habitat for Humanity spring break trip to Georgia, March 3-9. If you are interested in getting behind the wheel, call ONU Chaplain David E. MacDonald at 419-772-2200.
Jan. 31 11 a.m., Worship, Chapel Noon, Healthwise Total Body Conditioning Class, Sports Center Dance Room 6:30 p.m., CEDC Computer Literacy Class, Dicke Computer Lab 9 p.m., Fusion, McIntosh Lobby
Feb. 1 10 a.m., CareerFest 2013, Columbus Noon, Wrestling at Wheaton, Ill., Invitational
Feb. 2 Track and Field host Joe Banks Invitational 9 a.m., Women’s Tennis at Kalamazoo, Mich. 10 a.m., Wrestling at Wheaton, Ill., Invitational 3 p.m., Men’s Basketball vs. Muskingum, ONU Sports Center 3 p.m., Women’s Basketball at Muskingum
Feb. 3 2 p.m., The Venice Baroque Orchestra, Freed Center for the Performing Arts 6 p.m., Northern Christian Fellowship Prayer and Praise, Chapel
Feb. 4 5 p.m., Healthwise Total Body Strength and Endurance Class, Sports Center Dance Room
Feb. 5 11 a.m., A&S Student Advisory Board Meeting, McIntosh Board Room 5:30 p.m., University Council, Dicke Room 230 6 p.m., Washington, D.C., Alumni Event 7:30 p.m., Wrestling vs. Baldwin Wallace, ONU Sports Center
Feb. 6 5 p.m., Mid-Week Prayer, Chapel 5:15 p.m., Healthwise Zumba, Sports Center Dance Room 6:30 p.m., Exploring Self-Employment Class, Dicke Hall 7:30 p.m., Men’s Basketball at Heidelberg 7:30 p.m., Women’s Basketball vs. Heidelberg, ONU Sports Center