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Orientation Students

Majors/Minors: Pharmacy
Hometown: New Concord Ohio

Current Involvements: Good News Bears (head bear), Orientation Leaders  (coordinator/team leader), Fearless ShenANYgans (president), ONU Women's Club Ultimate Frisbee (treasurer), Kappa Psi (chair of graduate relations)

Favorite Moment/Memory at ONU: One of my favorite things from this past year was getting my littles in Kappa Psi! Not only did I welcome two hilarious, wonderful people into my life, but I gained the ability to mentor them and be there for them through their first year of college. I cannot wait to see what great things they both accomplish in their time here.

Fun Fact: My favorite time of year on campus is the first week of classes fall semester. The weather is beautiful, and everyone is so friendly to everyone. I also just love when the Tundra is full of people throwing a football or a Frisbee, sitting on blankets with their friends, or just taking a relaxing walk.


Majors/Minors: Pharmacy
Hometown: Jamestown Ohio

Current Involvements: Phi Mu Delta (VP of administration), Kappa Psi, Orientation Leader

Favorite Memory/Moment of Welcome Weekend: Slip and slide or the foam party. Both happened on the same night, and the people that I went with are now some of my best friends.

Fun Fact: I am a pro skier ... not really. I went skiing the first weekend after winter break and ended up in the hospital.

Majors/Minors: Pharmacy
Hometown: Wayne Ohio

Current Involvements: Varsity Golf, Zeta Tau Alpha (fundraising chair), Kappa Epsilon professional fraternity, Student Senate (secretary of communications), Student Planning Committee, Odyssey creator

Favorite Moment/Memory at ONU: My favorite memory at ONU was one evening, when it was thundering, lightning and storming, a huge group of friends packed into two cars and filled at least four tables at El Campo for supper. It was just a genuine great time with amazing friends spending time together.

Fun Fact: I am able to competitively show seven of the common livestock breeds.

Majors/Minors: Pharmacy
Hometown: St. Clairsville Ohio

Current Involvements: Orientation Leader Coordinator (administrative liason), Newman Club (president), Kappa Epsilon (corresponding secretary), President's Club, Student Research, President's Leadership Committee (Planning Committee)

Favorite Memory/Moment of Welcome Weekend: I love Playfair! This is one of the first events the new students get to do together as a class. Everyone gets to meet each other in fun and silly ways! I've met people at Playfair that I still see around campus!

Fun Fact: I have a twin sister, and my younger sisters are twins!

Majors/Minors: Exercise Physiology
Hometown: Savannah Georgia

Current Involvements: Habitat for Humanity, Newman Club, Orientation Leader, Club Lacrosse

Favorite Memory/Moment of Welcome Weekend: My favorite Welcome Weekend moment was when we split up into small groups and did icebreakers.

Fun Fact: I have been to Ireland, England, Scotland, Wales and Italy in the past two years. I went to Ireland, England, Scotland and Wales the summer between my junior and senior years of high school with my school. This past summer, I went to Italy as a vacation for me and my mom.

Majors/Minors: Pharmacy
Hometown: Marion Ohio

Current Involvements: Student Senate (secretary of campus organizations), Phi Mu Delta (scholarship chair), SNPhA, Orientation Leaders, Good News Bears, Omicron Delta Kappa

Favorite Moment/Memory at ONU: My favorite experience so far has been serving as an orientation leader. I love getting to welcome the new students to campus and build relationships that have lasted since that first weekend on campus.



Majors/Minors: Pharmacy
Hometown: Willoughby Hills Ohio

Current Involvements: Indian Student Association (president), Phi Mu Delta fraternity (recruitment chair), Christian Pharmacist Fellowship International, Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy, University Singers, Orientation Leader

Favorite Memory/Moment of Welcome Weekend: Ada Community Engagement (ACE) Day service project

Fun Fact: I am the only Indian guy in my senior class.

Majors/Minors: Mechanical Engineering
Hometown: New Philadelphia Ohio

Current Involvements: Human Powered Vehicle Competition Team (innovation and drivetrain leader), Dean's Team Member,  Women's Club Ultimate Frisbee Team (secretary), College of Engineering Mentor Program, American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Orientation Leader

Favorite Memory/Moment of Welcome Weekend: My favorite memory of Welcome Weekend was going to Welcome Fest and signing up to play Frisbee and be on the HPVC team.

Fun Fact: I am currently teaching myself to play the banjo and the harmonica.

Majors/Minors: Pharmacy
Hometown: Ambridge Pennsylvania

Current Involvements: National Community Pharmacists Association (NCPA), Symphony Orchestra, Steel Drums, Orientation Leaders, Good News Bears

Favorite Moment/Memory at ONU: My favorite memory at ONU is the Campus Block Party during Welcome Weekend. There were a lot of fun activities, and I got to meet a lot of new people that I still hang out with today!

Fun Fact: I'm a first-degree black belt in Tang Soo Do. Tang Soo Do is a lot of fun, and it made me into the person I am today!


Majors/Minors: Environmental and Field Biology, Spanish
Hometown: Carmel Indiana

Current Involvements: President's Club, Phi Mu Delta, Biology Student Association, Orientation Leader

Favorite Memory/Moment of Welcome Weekend: Playfair my first year as an orientation leader was especially memorable. It was a beautiful night out on the football field, and the energy of the orientation leaders and new students combined was contagious. Definitely a lot of fun and a lot of good memories made in such a short amount of time.

Fun Fact: My parents were both Polar Bears (the ONU kind, not the animal kind)!



Dates to remember:

Summer Orientation
June 15, 16, 22, & 23, 2017

Welcome Weekend
August 17-20, 2017

Move-In Day
August 17, 2017

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