Carhart Symposium to focus on religious tradition and the rule of law ONU’s Pettit College of Law will present the 2013 Carhart Symposium on Friday, April 12, at 11 a.m. in the Small Moot Court Room. Titled “Law and Religion in Conflict: Problems for Ethical Lawyering,” the program will feature a presentation by Jon Eddy, professor of law and director of the Asian Law Center at the University of Washington’s School of Law, detailing his work training lawyers in Afghanistan. This event is open to the public.
ONU to present ‘Nine’ The Freed Center for the Performing Arts will present “Nine” from April 18 to 20 at 7:30 p.m. In addition, there will be matinée shows on Saturday, April 20, and Sunday, April 21, at 2 p.m. Based on Federico Fellini’s film “8 1/2,” this musical delighted Broadway theatregoers in a hit revival in 2003.
36th annual Law Review Symposium, April 19 Ohio Northern University presents the 36th annual Law Review Symposium, “Congress on the Red Carpet: Legislation Impacting the Entertainment and Social Media Industries,” in the Pettit College of Law’s Moot Court Room on Friday, April 19. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. This symposium is open to the public. Gospel Ensemble schedules spring performance Northern University’s Gospel Ensemble, with special guests Chris Byrd and the Philippian Missionary Baptist Church Choir of Lima, will celebrate its 26th anniversary with a concert in the ONU McIntosh Center Ballroom on Sunday, April 21, at 6 p.m. Author and actress Carol Drinkwater to lecture at ONU Ohio Northern University will host a lecture by international author and actress Carol Drinkwater in the Dicke Forum on Monday, April 22, at 7:30 p.m. Drinkwater’s lecture is titled “The Olive Route.” The event is free and open to the public. Drinkwater is perhaps most familiar to audiences for her award-winning portrayal of Helen Herriot in the BBC series “All Creatures Great and Small.” A popular and acclaimed author and filmmaker, Drinkwater also has published 19 books.
Law Dean’s Lecture to focus on constitutional interpretation and policymaking Ohio Northern University’s Pettit College of Law will present the 2013 Dean’s Lecture on Friday, April 26, at 4:20 p.m. in the Small Moot Court Room. The program will feature a presentation by Dr. Mark Miller, director of the Law and Society Program and professor of political science at Clark University, called “Constitutional Interpretation and Policymaking: Courts, the President, and Congress in Dialogue.” Honors Day recognizes academic achievement Ohio Northern University celebrates Honors Day on Saturday, April 27, from 8:15 a.m. until 5 p.m. More than 40 undergraduate academic departments and honor societies will present awards and induct new members. Dr. M.J. “Sunny” Zank, professor of music, will be the featured speaker at the convocation. Zank’s topic will be “Mentor, Mentor, Pass It On.” Caroline Mangan, a senior marketing major from Garrettsville, Ohio, will be the featured student speaker.
Manley named NATS president Kirsten Osbun Manley, resident artist in music, has been appointed president of the Buckeye Chapter of the National Association of Teachers of Singing (NATS).
Estell named ABET commissioner John K. Estell, Ph.D., professor of computer science and computer engineering, has been named a member of the 2013-2014 ABET Computing Accreditation Commission (CAC) by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET) board of directors executive committee. Schul articles to be published Jim Schul, Ph.D., assistant professor of education, has recently had two articles accepted for publication in peer-reviewed journals and a book chapter to be published.
April is tornado awareness month Now is a good time to review tornado preparation plans. And remember, the ONU weather warning sirens are tested at noon on the first Friday of the month.
Capital Award Thanks to the generosity of ONU alumni Cheryl McCain Mason, BA ’86, ACIT ’10, and Brett Mason, BSEE ’86, ONU students who are accepted into internship programs in the Washington, D.C., area no longer need to worry about how they are going to survive while there. The Capital Leadership Award they created assists students in the colleges of Arts & Sciences and Engineering with a $1,000 scholarship to help with accrued expenses during internship and co-operative experiences.
Students participate in Academy of Science meeting ONU students presented their ecology research about the biology of the Mad River watershed, microbiology research on herbal ethnobotany and physiology research on positional effects of distractions on reaction time at the 122nd annual meeting of the Ohio Academy of Science, held April 6, 2013, at the University of Findlay. Sankovich places third in NATS competition Anna Sankovich, a senior in music performance from Bowling Green, Ohio, placed third in her category, at the Buckeye National Association of Teachers of Singing (NATS) spring auditions, held April 6 at Kent State University. She competed against 42 other participants.
ONU presents continuing education program ONU’s third annual Medical Laboratory Science Continuing Education program will be held at 4 p.m., April 17, in Room 112 of the Mathile Center for the Natural Sciences. It is sponsored by the ONU Professional Association of Medical Laboratory Students (PAMLS).
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April 11 Humans vs. Zombies, continues through April 16, campus 8 a.m., Nursing CCNE Site Visit, continues through April 12 8:30 a.m., True North Surveyor’s Workshop, McIntosh Center 11 a.m., Worship Service, Chapel Noon, HealthWise Total Body Conditioning Class, Sports Center Dance Room 3 p.m., Course Management, Level 2, Moodle Training, Heterick Library 3:30 p.m., Softball at Adrian, Mich. 6 p.m., Greek Week Trivia, Pharmacy 151 6:30 p.m., CEDC Computer Literacy Class, Dicke Hall 9 p.m., Fusion, McIntosh Lobby
April 12 4 p.m., Midwest Region American Academy of Religion, through April 13, Dicke Building 4 p.m., World Student Organization Annual Multicultural Fair, McIntosh Activities Room 5 p.m., Greek Week Watermelon Bash and Mud Tug, Pavilion 6 p.m., Akron Alumni Event
April 13 Noon, Greek Week Olympics, Tundra 1 p.m., Faculty Recital: Rebecca Casey and Florin Simioanca, Snyder Recital Hall 1 p.m., Men’s Tennis vs. Mount Union, University Courts 1 p.m., Women’s Tennis at Mount Union 1 p.m., Men’s Track and Field at All-Ohio Championships, Ohio Wesleyan 1 p.m., Baseball vs. Mount Union, Wander Field 1 p.m., Softball at Mount Union 4 p.m., Junior Recital: Marissa Mediati, Flute, Snyder Recital Hall 5 p.m., Cleveland Alumni Event 6 p.m., Women’s Tennis at Marietta 6 p.m., Taste of Latin America, McIntosh Activities Room 8 p.m., Opera Workshop, Snyder Recital Hall
April 14 11:30 a.m., Catholic Mass, Chapel 4 p.m., Junior Recital: A. Lewis Jones, Percussion, Snyder Recital Hall 6 p.m., Northern Christian Fellowship Prayer and Praise, Chapel 7 p.m., CCM Guest Recital: Jonathon Stinson, Baritone, Snyder Recital Hall
April 15 Noon, HealthWise Total Body Strength and Endurance Class, Sports Center Dance Room
April 16 11 a.m., University Faculty Meeting, McIntosh Activities Room Noon, HealthWise Total Body Conditioning Class, Sports Center Dance Room 1 p.m., Baseball at Wilmington 3:30 p.m., Men’s Tennis at Wilmington 5:30 p.m., University Council, Dicke Room 230 6 p.m., HealthWise Yoga Class, Sports Center Dance Room 6:15 p.m., Student Members of the American Chemical Society (SMACS) Meeting, Meyer 206
April 17 Noon, HealthWise Pilates, Sports Center Dance Room 3 p.m., Softball vs. Wilmington, ONU Softball Field 5 p.m., Mid-Week Prayer, Chapel 5 p.m., Alpha Xi Delta Blue Dinner, Affinity Village 5:15 p.m., HealthWise Zumba, Sports Center Dance Room 6:30 p.m., CEDC Exploring Self-Employment, Dicke Hall 139