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Faculty members partnering with judge to offer second chances to troubled youths in Paulding County

Post date: 04/16/2018 - 6:29am

Two Ohio Northern University faculty members are involved in a project that looks to offer second chances to troubled youths in a rural northwestern Ohio county.

The Paulding County Juvenile Court has received two competitive grants totaling more than $193,000 from the Ohio Department of...

Political science student recognized for community service

Post date: 04/13/2018 - 6:13am

In recognition of his community engagement, Ohio Northern University student Benjamin Fink of Akron, Ohio, has been selected as a Newman Civic Fellow. Fink is among 268 students nationwide to earn the one-year fellowship, which is sponsored by Campus Compact, a group working to advance the...

Alumnus R. Michael Prescott named honorary member Beta Alpha Psi

Post date: 04/12/2018 - 5:54am

R. Michael Prescott of Mason, Ohio, president of U.S. Bank’s Cincinnati market, was recently inducted as an honorary member of the Beta Alpha Psi accounting and finance honorary at the Ohio Northern University James F. Dicke College of Business Administration.

Prescott, who earned a...

Afghan ambassador to United States to deliver talk at College of Law

Post date: 04/09/2018 - 1:48pm

Hamdullah Mohib, Ph.D., Afghanistan’s ambassador to the United States, will speak at 7:30 p.m. on April 12 in the large moot court room (room 129) in the Ohio Northern University Pettit College of Law. His talk, “The current state of Afghan-U.S. relations,” is free and open to the public.


ONU offers high-impact training for future independent pharmacists with gift from Cardinal Health

Post date: 04/09/2018 - 8:34am

With continued support from Cardinal Health, the Ohio Northern University Raabe College of Pharmacy will offer high-impact learning pathways for students who wish to pursue independent pharmacy in the new, state-of-the-art ONU HealthWise Pharmacy. The company made a contribution to the...

ONU set to unveil statue of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Post date: 04/06/2018 - 6:22am

Ohio Northern University will hold a dedication for a statue that depicts Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s talk on campus 50 years ago at 10:30 a.m. on April 17 in the area between Taft Hall and the ONU College of Law building.

The event is free and open to the public.

King spoke in...

Legal scholar to discuss role morality for elected officials during upcoming talk

Post date: 04/05/2018 - 8:50am

Legal scholar Neil S. Siegel will discuss “Law is not enough” during a talk at noon April 13 in the moot courtroom (room 129) in the Ohio Northern University College of Law. Siegel is the David W. Ichel professor of law and professor of political science at Duke Law School. The talk, which is...

Speaker to discuss U.S.-European Union cooperation on counter-terrorism

Post date: 04/04/2018 - 6:24am

Carlotta Minnella will discuss the current state of U.S.-European Union counter-terrorism cooperation during a talk at 2 p.m. on April 9 in the Dicke Forum of the Dicke College of Business Administration at Ohio Northern University. The title of her talk is “Quo Vadimus? U.S.-EU Counter-...

College of Business Administration honors three with Pinnacle Awards

Post date: 04/03/2018 - 6:02am

Ohio Northern University’s Dicke College of Business Administration recently honored three graduates with Pinnacle Awards.

The award, which honors individuals who have made the highest commitment to the business college, was given to Judy (Monastra) Davis, a 1981 ONU graduate; Anmarie (...

Paul Finkelman to discuss origins of Second Amendment during upcoming talk in College of Law

Post date: 03/28/2018 - 6:22am

Paul Finkelman, Ph.D., will discuss the origins of the Second Amendment at 4:15 p.m. on April 5 in the Celebrezze Moot Courtroom (room 129) at the Ohio Northern University College of Law. The talk, which is part of the ONU Law Dean’s Lecture Series, is free and open to the public.


Nursing program recognized for excellence in preparing students for careers

Post date: 03/26/2018 - 6:16am

Ohio Northern University’s nursing program continues to be recognized for its effectiveness in preparing students for their careers. recently ranked ONU’s nursing program fifth among 89 RN programs in Ohio.

The ranking analyzes several factors and is based largely...

Engineering students to participate in University Innovation Fellows program

Post date: 03/22/2018 - 6:17am

Four Ohio Northern University students have completed training to join the University Innovation Fellows program, which is run by Stanford University’s Hasso Plattner Institute of Design. The students, who are enrolled in ONU’s Smull College of Engineering, are Connor Hull of Algonquin, Ill.;...

Kroenig lecture cancelled due to inclement weather

Post date: 03/21/2018 - 9:00am

Matthew Kroenig will discuss “The United States/North Korea Nuclear Weapons Impasse: The Way Forward” at 7 p.m. on March 21 in the Dicke Forum of James F. Dicke Hall at Ohio Northern University. The event is free and open to the public.

A renowned authority on nuclear security, Kroenig...

College of Engineering presents Distinguished Alumni Awards

Post date: 03/16/2018 - 6:35am

Ohio Northern University’s T.J. Smull College of Engineering recently honored Chris Claypool and Lee Stockton with Distinguished Alumni Awards.

Claypool, who graduated with a Bachelor of Science in electrical engineering in 1972, is past president and current CEO of Claypool Electric Inc...

ONU Law establishes partnerships with Trine University and Indiana Tech

Post date: 03/13/2018 - 6:04am

The Ohio Northern University Pettit College of Law has signed two agreements that will give select students at Trine University and the Indiana Institute of Technology faster paths to the completion of their law degrees. Trine University is located in Angola, Ind., and Indiana Tech is located in...

ONU Symphonic Band to perform concert

Post date: 03/12/2018 - 8:01am

The Ohio Northern University Symphonic Band, the “Northern Winds,” will present a concert at 7:30 p.m. on March 19 in the Freed Center for the Performing Arts at ONU. Ticket information may be obtained by calling the Freed Center box office at 419-772-1900 between noon and 5 p.m. Monday through...

ONU education professor to deliver presentation on race/culture discussions at literary summit in England

Post date: 03/01/2018 - 6:31am

Diana Garlough, Ed. D., Ohio Northern University assistant professor of education, had a proposal accepted to deliver a presentation at the World Literacy Summit in Oxford, England, on March 27. Garlough is chair of the Department of Education and the accreditation coordinator for teacher...

Child Development Center earns 5-star rating for quality

Post date: 02/23/2018 - 7:20am

The Ohio Northern University Child Development Center continues to make the grade. The center recently earned a 5-star rating, the highest possible score, from the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services and the Ohio Department of Education.

The departments’ Step Up to Quality is a...

Faculty members earn NAC&U grants for collaborate projects with colleagues at other institutions

Post date: 02/21/2018 - 6:34am

Three Ohio Northern University faculty members are involved with securing cross-institutional collaboration grants from New American Colleges & Universities (NAC&U).

Associate Professor of Public Relations Alisa Agozzino wrote a successful $2,600 grant proposal for a video...

ONU Symphony to present ‘Black History and Brahms’ concert

Post date: 02/16/2018 - 6:30am

The Ohio Northern Symphony will present a concert, “Black History and Brahms,” at 7 p.m. on Feb. 25 in the Freed Center for the Performing Arts at Ohio Northern University.

Tickets are $20 for general admission, $15 for ONU faculty and staff, $10 for seniors, and $5 for students. The...