Students in the News
This contest gave burgeoning entrepreneurs the opportunity to pitch ideas and concepts for new businesses, technologies or products. Through the support of the Kern Family Foundation, cash prizes of $200, $100, and $50 were awarded to the winning ideas.
Last fall's idea pitches can be viewed at www.youtube.com by searching for keyword "ONUEntrepreneurCntr."
Published: Mon, 01/26/2009 - 12:35pm
Carissa Stinson, a criminal justice and psychology double major from Perry, Ohio, has been chosen to take part in the prestigious Violent Crime Behavior training seminar in Manassas, Va., from June 8-19.
Published: Wed, 01/21/2009 - 11:45am
Catherine Taylor, a fifth-year pharmacy student from Powell, Ohio, took part in the competition, and said she thought the experience would have been beneficial to pharmacy students in all years.
Published: Wed, 01/21/2009 - 11:43am
Raymond, a junior in electrical engineering from Lima, Ohio, said he is happy with the honor, but glad that he doesn't "have to wear any sashes for it," since he describes himself as a "reserved person."
Published: Wed, 01/21/2009 - 11:36am
Grosshans garnered third place for her bioforensic methods of detecting Brucella abortus, a bacterium that causes Brucellosis in wildlife and can be used as a biowarfare agent. The prize includes a $1,000 scholarship. She participated in the Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internship program at the Idaho National Laboratory (INL).
Published: Thu, 01/15/2009 - 11:19am
On Dec. 11, 2008, 29 ONU students from two sections of the Introduction to GIS (Geographic Information Systems) class attended the 2008 GIS Day at Rhodes State University in Lima, Ohio.
GIS Day is an event held annually in more than 80 countries around the world, with the hope of demonstrating to students and professionals the real-world applications of geographic information systems.
Published: Mon, 12/15/2008 - 4:04pm
James C. Gallagher, a senior in physics from Medina, Ohio, is a collaborator on a research paper to be published in Physical Review, the flagship journal of the American Physical Society and the American Institute of Physics.
Published: Tue, 12/09/2008 - 10:56am
On Nov. 12, 2008, Dr. Russ Crawford's Football in American Culture class (HIST 462) visited the Wilson Football Factory in Ada, Ohio.
The students had the opportunity to see how the footballs are made, and learned that all of the NFL's balls, as well as 50 percent of Division I and 70-80 percent of Division III balls, are made here in Ada.
Published: Fri, 12/05/2008 - 10:58am
The first CEO (Collegiate Entrepreneurs Organization) Elevator Pitch Competition involved 11 student competitors from pharmacy, engineering, arts and sciences, and business administration in idea presentations lasting 90 seconds.
Published: Fri, 12/05/2008 - 10:50am
Published: Fri, 12/05/2008 - 10:48am