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ONU gives out William L. Robinson Young Alumni of the Year Awards

Post date: 09/29/2015 - 2:28pm

Ohio Northern University has named 2001 graduates Todd Bailey and Natalie DiPietro Mager as co-recipients of the William L. Robinson Young Alumni of the Year Award.

The award is given each year to individuals who are committed to Ohio Northern University, his/her profession and the...

Business college gives Outstanding Service Award

Post date: 09/29/2015 - 2:05pm

Ohio Northern University’s Dicke College of Business Administration honored Paul C. Carbetta II, a 1990 graduate, with an Outstanding Service Award on Saturday, Sept. 25.

The award, given annually at Homecoming, honors individuals who have provided sustained and outstanding service to,...

ONU student part of first-place financial-information competition team

Post date: 09/29/2015 - 1:53pm

Ohio Northern University Dicke College of Business Administration student John Kramer, a 2015 ONU graduate and current MPPA candidate from Springboro, Ohio, was a member of a four-person team that took top honors in the “Project Run With It” competition at the 2015 Beta Alpha Psi (BAP)...

ONU Law to present lecture on Originalism

Post date: 09/24/2015 - 9:37am

Ohio Northern University’s Pettit College of Law presents Jeremy Telman, professor of law at Valparaiso University Law School, as part of the Dean’s Lecture Series in the Celebrezze Moot Court Room on Wednesday, Oct. 7, at 11 a.m.

The title of Telman’s presentation is “Originalism: A...

ONU Law to present annual Kormendy Lecture

Post date: 09/22/2015 - 3:32pm

Ohio Northern University’s Pettit College of Law will present the 2015 Kormendy Lecture in the Large Moot Court Room on Friday, Oct. 2, at 11 a.m. The program will feature a presentation on “Self-Management and Mindful Awareness in Law School and Beyond” by Leonard Riskin, Chesterfield Smith...

ONU Law to host CLE on ‘Ethics, Professionalism and Substance Abuse’

Post date: 09/21/2015 - 3:28pm

The Ohio Northern University Pettit College of Law will host a CLE on “Ethics, Professionalism and Substance Abuse” in the large moot courtroom on Friday, Sept. 25, at 12:45 p.m. The CLE will include three lectures from top professionals tackling different viewpoints on the topics.


The Second City comes to ONU

Post date: 09/21/2015 - 12:34pm

The Ohio Northern University Freed Center for the Performing Arts presents “The Second City Fully Loaded,” featuring a special third act with ONU’s improv group “Fearless Shenanygans,” on Saturday, Sept. 26, at 8:30 p.m. for the 2015 Homecoming performance. 

Fresh, fast and always...

ONU Law to hold debate on the constitutionality of same-sex marriage

Post date: 09/18/2015 - 11:57am

Ohio Northern University’s Pettit College of Law presents a debate on the constitutionality of Obergefell v. Hodges (same-sex marriage case) in the Celebrezze Moot Court Room on Tuesday, Sept. 22, at 11 a.m.

The event, free and open to the public, is sponsored by the ONU Law’s Federalist...

Engineering College's programs re-accredited by ABET

Post date: 09/17/2015 - 2:02pm

Ohio Northern University’s bachelor’s degree programs in civil engineering, computer engineering, electrical engineering and mechanical engineering have been re-accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, the global accreditor of college and university programs in applied...

ONU English professor Jennifer Moore publishes book of poetry

Post date: 09/16/2015 - 1:15pm

Jennifer Moore, Ohio Northern University assistant professor of English, has had her collection of poems, “The Veronica Maneuver,” published by the University of Akron Press.

One critic of Moore’s new release said, “Each poem is a flammable mouth that refuses to be muzzled. Dazzling and...

ONU receives $113,000 grant from Cardinal Health

Post date: 09/15/2015 - 2:07pm

Cardinal Health has awarded the Ohio Northern University Raabe College of Pharmacy a $113,000 grant to provide increased support for current and future pharmacy students with an interest in community and independent pharmacy. 

Ohio Northern was chosen as a recipient based on its...

The Freed Center to present ‘Edges’

Post date: 09/15/2015 - 1:59pm

Ohio Northern University’s Freed Center for the Performing Arts will present “Edges” from Sept. 24-27 at 7:30 p.m. A second show will be held on Friday, Sept. 25, at 10:30 p.m. There also will be a matinee performances on Sept. 27 at 2 p.m. 

“Edges” is a song cycle about four burgeoning...

Department of Music to celebrate choral music during Homecoming

Post date: 09/14/2015 - 1:30pm

The Ohio Northern University Department of Music presents a celebration of choral music as part of the ONU Homecoming festivities in the Snyder Recital Hall in the Presser Building on Friday, Sept. 25, at 8 p.m. The event is free and open to the public.        

The evening’s program will...

ONU’s Homecoming weekend starts Sept. 25

Post date: 09/14/2015 - 10:32am

Ohio Northern University will celebrate Homecoming 2015 from Sept. 25-27. All alumni, friends, family, faculty and students are welcome to attend.

With its “Let the Good Times Roar” theme, Homecoming weekend will kick off on Friday, Sept. 25, with a Law Alumni Luncheon at 11 a.m. and Law...

2015 psychology graduates score in the 98th percentile on the MFT

Post date: 09/14/2015 - 9:21am

The Ohio Northern University Department of Psychology, Sociology and Criminal Justice has announced that the 2015 graduating seniors in psychology, as a group, scored in the 98th percentile on the Major Field Test (MFT) in psychology.

The mean score of the 221 institutions using the MFT...

The Princeton Review ranks ONU as one of the country’s ‘Best 380 Colleges’

Post date: 09/10/2015 - 2:23pm

Ohio Northern University is once again featured as one of the nation’s top schools in The Princeton Review’s annual college guide, “The Best 380 Colleges: 2016 Edition.” ONU also is one of the 159 institutions that The Princeton Review recommends in the “Best of the Midwest” section of its...

ONU to present ‘The President and the Constitution’

Post date: 09/10/2015 - 9:15am

Ohio Northern University will observe Constitution Day with a panel discussion on “The President and the Constitution” in the Pettit College of Law’s Celebrezze Moot Courtroom on Thursday, Sept. 17, at 4:30 p.m. The event is free and open to the public.

Scott Gerber, ONU professor of law...

Northern ranked No. 2 by U.S. News & World Report

Post date: 09/09/2015 - 9:29am

Ohio Northern University has been ranked No. 2 among Midwest regional colleges in “Best Colleges 2016,” which is published annually by U.S. News & World Report.

Ohio Northern has appeared in the top 10 of the publication’s Regional College Midwest Rankings for the past 24 years and...

Sociology professor to analyze data for Hardin County Juvenile Court

Post date: 09/08/2015 - 12:09pm

Dr. Keith F. Durkin, Ohio Northern University professor of sociology, will serve as data analyst and program evaluator for the Hardin County Juvenile Court to facilitate the provision of behavioral health services to post-adjucated youth ages 12-17 who have mental health disorders.


ONU places fourth in ‘Best Colleges in Ohio’ ranking

Post date: 09/01/2015 - 3:58pm

Ohio Northern University has been ranked fourth in the “Best Colleges in Ohio” rankings, and placed in the top 10 percent nationally, in the new 2015-16 PayScale College Salary Report. According to the same report, ONU ranks third among Ohio schools in the number of science technology,...