ONU Recognized Among Ohio’s Best Ohio Northern University’s small class sizes, 12:1 student to teacher ratio and “strong blend of liberal arts and professional programs” has landed it on About.com’s list of the top ten colleges and universities in Ohio.
Unite For Awareness Week Unite for Awareness Week, April 26-30, is a week-long student initiative to educate the ONU community about forms of prejudice and discrimination. '42nd Street' “42nd Street” is one of the largest and most elaborate musicals ever performed at the Freed Center. Performances are April 28 to May 1 at 8 p.m. with a matinee performance on May 2 at 2 p.m. See video.
One Fine Arts Weekend Join the ONU community for a weekend of fine art activities, April 30-May 1. Register with the Office of Alumni Relations.
Spring Band Festival The Ohio Northern University Freed Center for the Performing Arts presents Spring Band Festival XXXV. The wind orchestra will perform on Friday, May 7, at 8 p.m., and the symphonic and honors bands will perform Sunday, May 9, at 4 p.m. 2010 Summer Camps Ohio Northern University will host a number of academic and athletic summer camps that will bring to campus thousands of middle and high school students from across the region. Students will find a variety of opportunities to combine new discoveries with plenty of fun.
Earthquake Engineering Dr. Ahmed Abdel-Mohti, assistant professor of civil engineering, has received a National Science Foundation grant to attend the U.S. and Canadian Conference on Earthquake Engineering.
Estell Presents at Symposium Dr. John K. Estell, professor of computer science and computer engineering and chair of the ECCS department, was an invited presenter at the 2010 ABET Symposium held April 15-17 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Building Broadcasters Richard and Becky Gainey recently did volunteer work with the Las Vegas Habitat for Humanity while attending the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) annual convention
Akdemir Publishes Article Dr. Deniz Akdemir, visiting professor of mathematics and statistics, is coauthor of an article, “A Matrix Variate Skew Distribution.”
Lewis Honored Mike Lewis, associate professor of law, has been honored with an award from the Central Ohio Public Relations Society of America.
One Fine Arts Weekend Join the ONU community in a weekend of fine art activities, April 30-May 1. Register with the Office of Alumni Relations.
Students to Discuss Study Abroad Five history, politics and justice majors will discuss their experiences studying abroad at a 7 p.m. presentation on Wednesday, May 5, in the James F. Dicke forum as part of the Phi Beta Delta International Forum.
Students Present Original Research Five ONU students presented original research at the Undergraduate Honor Conference held April 17 and 18 in conjunction with the Central States Communication Association in Cincinnati.
Relay For Life For the sixth year on the Ohio Northern University campus, walkers will go around the clock to benefit the battle against cancer during the American Cancer Society Relay For Life.
ONU Alumni Receive Top Awards at Ohio Pharmacists Conference Ohio Northern University alumni received six of the seven awards presented at the 132nd Ohio Pharmacists Association (OPA) annual meeting and conference in Columbus, Ohio from April 9-11. ONU students also competed in both the OTC Challenge and the Student Olympics at the OPA conference.
TBA, Men’s Golf at OAC Championships at Mount Vernon 8 p.m., "42nd Street," Freed Center for the Performing Arts
TBA, Men’s Golf at OAC Championships at Mount Vernon 1 p.m., Men’s and Women’s Track and Field at OAC Championships, Alliance, Ohio 3 p.m., 2010 Alumni Baseball Game, Wander Field 5 p.m., 2010 One Fine Arts Weekend, Campus 8 p.m., "42nd Street," Freed Center for the Performing Arts
8 a.m., One Fine Arts Weekend, Campus 8 a.m., Herb Strayer Memorial Golf Tournament, Colonial Golfers Club 10 a.m., Student Research Colloquim, McIntosh Center 1 p.m., Men’s and Women’s Outdoor Track and Field at OAC Championships, Alliance, Ohio 1 p.m., Men’s Tennis vs. Mount Union, University Courts 1 p.m., Softball at Mount Union 1 p.m., Baseball vs. Mount Union, Wander Field 1 p.m., Women’s Tennis at Mount Union 1:30 p.m., Polaris Brass, Snyder Recital Hall 3 p.m., Junior Recital, Tyler Graves, Trumpet, Snyder Recital Hall 8 p.m., “42nd Street,” Freed Center for the Performing Arts
Noon, Senior Thesis Exhibition, Elzay Gallery of Art and Stambaugh Studio Theatre Gallery
3:30 p.m., Softball at Wittenberg
TBA, Men’s Tennis at OAC Tournament 2 p.m., Baseball at Oberlin 3 p.m., Western Civilization Series, 20th Century Art, Dr. William Mancuso, McIntosh Ballroom 3:30 p.m., Women’s Tennis at OAC Quarterfinals 5:30 p.m., University Council, Dicke Forum
Northern Without Borders What began as a routine medical mission trip to the Dominican Republic, is now a campus-wide movement to connect ONU students with service opportunities around the globe.
ONU Junior Honored The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History in New York City has selected Carol M. Wilson, a junior double major in history and professional writing from Royal Oak, Mich., as one of 10 Gilder Lehrman History Scholars for 2010.
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