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Ohio Northern University to honor veterans

Ohio Northern University will celebrate the contributions of American service members with a number of activities beginning Nov. 5 and leading up to Veterans Day on Nov. 11.

On Nov. 5 and 6, from 10:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m., there will be an Army National Guard display on the Tundra (behind English Chapel).

On Nov. 7, there will be a military-appreciation table in McIntosh Center. ONU community members are invite to sign cards, which then will be sent to active-duty military personnel.

ONU student receives PRSSA Internship Award


 Ohio Northern University junior Lauren Stahl, a communication arts/public relations major from Belle Center, Ohio, was awarded the Altschul Champions for PRSSA Outstanding Internship Award at the Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA) National Conference on Oct. 15.

University to host estate, business and estate planning seminar


Ohio Northern University’s Office of Gift Planning and the Claude W. Pettit College of Law will host the 18th annual Estate, Business and Estate Planning Seminar on Wednesday, Nov. 14, from 8:15 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.

With its theme of “Conquering the Challenges of the Complex and Confusing Estate Planning Environment,” the seminar is designed for estate planning professionals and offers continuing education credit.

Ohio Northern University professor named Piano Teacher of the Year


Dr. Rebecca L. Casey, associate professor of music at Ohio Northern University, has been named the Ohio Music Teachers Association (OhioMTA) State Certified Teacher of the Year for 2012 in “recognition of excellence in piano instruction and dedication to OhioMTA/MTNA.”

A nationally certified teacher of music, Casey will be honored at the 2012 OhioMTA Conference in Columbus, Ohio, on Saturday, Nov. 10, 2012. Casey is head of the keyboard area in the ONU Department of Music.

Ohio Northern University’s Mortar Board chapter honored


The Aurora chapter of the National Mortar Board Society at Ohio Northern University was honored for excellence at the 2012 Mortar Board National Conference, held this past July in Chicago.

The Aurora chapter received the Silver Torch Award, an honor presented to chapters executing timeliness and dedication while exemplifying the ideals of scholarship, leadership and service. Silver Torch Award recipients are selected based on a review of national records, requiring that the chapter meet all of the national minimum standards and deadlines.

ONU professor receives Teaching with Primary Sources grant

Dr. James Schul, assistant professor of education at Ohio Northern University, has received a Teaching with Primary Sources Midwest Region grant to fund the “Fostering Historical Thinking and Imagination through Primary Source Instruction” project.