‘The Heart of a Teacher,’ Aug. 27
ONU’s Department of Education and the Center for Teacher Education will present “The Heart of a Teacher” in the forum of James F. Dicke Hall on Tuesday, Aug. 27 at 7 p.m. The event is free and open to the public, and a reception will follow in the atrium of Dicke Hall.
Former ONU president featured in ‘West Point Leadership: Profiles of Courage’
Dr. DeBow Freed, president emeritus of Ohio Northern University, is featured in the new book “West Point Leadership: Profiles of Courage,” which lauds his public service career. The book covers Freed’s 23 years of active military duty, five years as a college dean, and 32 years as a president of three colleges and universities while noting his lifetime of service to the nation.
Research reviewed in Scientific American Mind
“Learning Is Tougher for Stressed-Out Men,” an article in the Scientific American’s Mind magazine, reviews research conducted by Phillip Zoladz, assistant professor of psychology, and his research team.
Altstaetter elected ECHHO president
Dean Altstaetter, coordinator of outreach recruitment and enrollment advisor, has been elected president of Educators and Community Helping Hispanics Onward (ECHHO).
Smittle receives mentor award
David Smittle, director of advancement services, has been honored by the Independent College Advancement Associates (ICAA) with the Ernest A. Sheetz Mentor Award. The award was presented at the ICAA annual conference in Cleveland.
ONU registering businesses, residents for ACE Day
Ohio Northern University is currently registering businesses and residents for its second annual Ada Civic Engagement (ACE) Day to be held on Saturday, Aug. 24 from 10 a.m. to noon.
Swim classes coming in September
Polar Bear Swim School, classes for children from beginners through advanced, begin in September. Enrollment is limited. For complete details, contact Peggy Ewald, swim coach.
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