‘The Things They Carried’
The Ohio Northern University Freed Center for the Performing Arts presents “The Things They Carried” by Tim O’Brien on Thursday, Feb. 13, at 9:30 a.m. A pre- and post-show interactive discussion will be held, during which audience members can explore themes such as ethics, making choices and violence. The content of the performance is appropriate for high school audiences and older. Baby Boomers Comedy Show
ONU’s Freed Center for the Performing Arts presents “Baby Boomers Comedy Show: Clean Comedy for People Born Before Seatbelts, Safety Helmets and Facebook” on Friday, Feb. 14, at 7:30 p.m. In this hilarious 90-minute theatre event, veteran comedians Jan McInnis and Kent Rader hit all the familiar topics baby boomers are dealing with – family, kids, work, do-it-yourself projects, dieting, aging and all – and they do it with clean humor that’s been a hit at thousands of conventions.
Experience ONU Day
Ohio Northern welcomes high school seniors to campus for Experience ONU Day on Monday, Feb. 17. Prospective students will learn about specific Ohio Northern programs; meet with current students, faculty and staff; and attend informational admissions and financial aid sessions. A complimentary lunch and campus tour also will be provided.
Spring Reading Series opens with acclaimed filmmaker
ONU’s Department of English opens its 2014 Spring Reading Series with filmmaker Ya'Ke Smith in the McIntosh Activities Room on Thursday, Feb. 20, at 7 p.m. The event is free and open to the public.
Diversity Forum to focus on ‘The Importance of Diversity in the Legal and Political Fields’
The Ohio Northern University Pettit College of Law’s 15th annual Diversity Forum will discuss “The Importance of Diversity in the Legal and Political Fields” in the Celebrezze Moot Court Room 129 on Friday, Feb. 21, at 11 a.m. The ONU Black Law Student Association (BLSA), in partnership with the ONU Student Bar Association, ONU Office of Multicultural Affairs, the National BLSA, the Midwest BSLA and the ONU Student Senate, is sponsoring the event.
Wilson named GTU regional councilor
Dr. Jimmy Wilson, visiting assistant professor of geography, has been named to a three-year term as a regional councilor for the Association of American Geographer's honorary society, Gamma Theta Upsilon (GTU). Parents Newsletter now online
The February edition of the ONU Parents Newsletter is now available online, featuring information on volunteer opportunities, cultural diversity and financial aid updates.
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9 a.m., Wrestling at Baldwin Wallace Invitational
9 a.m., Washington D.C. Alumni Club Service Event
10 a.m., Women’s Tennis at Kalamazoon, Mich.
Noon, Indoor Track and Field with Joe Banks Invitational
2 p.m., Women’s Basketball at Muskingum
2 and 7 p.m., Jack Hanna’s Into the Wild, Freed Center for the Performing Arts
4 p.m., Men’s Basketball at Muskingum
3 p.m., Washington Center Information Session, Hill Memorial 102
10 a.m., Getting Started: Google Apps, Mathile 300
11 a.m., Cultural Conversation Hour, Heterick Memorial Library Room 301
11 a.m., Sports Nutrition Presentation, ONU Sports Center, North Gym
11 a.m., KEEN Innovation Challenge, Biggs 239
7:30 p.m., Wrestling at Baldwin Wallace
Noon, HealthWise Blood Pressure Check, McIntosh Activities Room
3 p.m., High School Entrepreneurship Scholarship Competition, Dicke College of Business Administration
3 p.m., Turnitin Assigments, Mathile 300
7:30 p.m., Women’s Basketball at Heidelberg
7:30 p.m., Men’s Basketball vs. Heidelberg, ONU Sports Center
8 p.m., Emerging Professional Series: Using Polar Careers, CareerShift and Social Media in your Career Search, Founders Classroom