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What's in the Office of a Quantum Chemist?

May 02, 2018 - Comments: 0

Rubber ducks, TARDIS’, and Wonder Woman themed objects decorate the office space of Dr. Trilisa Perrine, Computational Physical Quantum Chemist.  Dr. Perrine, Associate Professor of Chemistry, teaches a variety of general chemistry and physical chemistry courses.

She sits at her desk and tells the stories behind a few of her remembrances.  Her name plate has what appears to be a typical accent mark beneath her name and title but is actually a complex molecule she studied in graduate school. 

Dr. Thomas Hunt Retires after 10 Years with the Wind Orchestra

Apr 23, 2018 - Comments: 0
Dr. Hunt Conducting (Northern Review Photo/Ohio Northern Website)

Dr. Thomas Hunt, typically donned in his notorious sweater vests, has been directing the Ohio Northern University Wind Orchestra for 10 years. After retiring from teaching in the spring of 2017, Dr. Hunt has decided that the spring of 2018 will be the last semester he directs the Wind Orchestra. Though he will still instruct French horn lessons on campus, his retirement from the Wind Orchestra will mark the end of a spirited and successful 10-year tenure directing one of Ohio Northern’s finest ensembles.

Amnesty International and Death Row Exoneree Talk Policy Reform

Mar 09, 2018 - Comments: 0

Innocence on death row has become a hot topic in the field of politics and criminal justice.  Derrick Jamison, who was released from death row in 2005, shared his 20 years of experience on death row with students, hoping to encourage young adults to press Congress towards change.

Dean's office houses vintage cameras and superheroes

Feb 28, 2018 - Comments: 0
Dr. Holly Baumgartner, Dean of The Getty College, displays several of her most prized cameras from her collection of over 80. The Dean began collecting cameras when she was a freshman in college.

Visual media has become quite popular in the past decade with the development of smartphones and various social media platforms including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Snapchat. Children and teenagers are quickly finding their way around the digital world. As a young college woman herself, Dean Holly Baumgartner found her way around the visual world after one visit to a flea market helped her to find a passion for old cameras.

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  • Ohio Northern University has various organizations on campus ranging from social clubs to honorary. There is always something for a student to do. One of the thriving...
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    ONU's PRSSA chapter took to the ice with the Pittsburgh Penguins during this year's annual Spring Firm trip (photo/Ohio Northern University PRSSA).
  • The end of the 2016-17 academic school year is approaching and that means it is time for seniors to present their capstone projects across departments at Ohio Northern...
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    William Shakespeare was the main topic used for the ONU Department of English senior capstone projects (photo/biography.com).
  • The things you choose to carry around with you say a lot about your personality and your major. When it comes to packing his book bag for the day, business management...
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    Freshman business management student Luke Peterson shares his backpack with the Northern Review staff (Northern Review photo/Via D'Agostino).
  • Question: What's your favorite television show?  “My favorite show is 'New Girl'. I love the humor of the show and I think the way the characters bond over the course of...
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    The Northern Review staff asked five students a question about their favorite television show (Northern Review photo/Kasy Long).
  • Who doesn’t love a little bit of friendly competition? The Greek Life community at Ohio Northern University does, which is why every spring members train and compete in...
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    Ohio Northern University's Greek Life chapters participated in various Greek Week festivities, including a pizza eating contest (Northern Review photo/Devan Bianco).
  • Ohio Northern University’s campus newspaper, The Northern Review, has been serving the Ada community since 1915, replacing the original newspaper, The Northern Light....
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  • This is the final ONU Problem of the Week for the 2016-17 school year. --- Consider five tiny ants randomly located along a line, with the initial distance between the...
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    The final ONU Problem of the Week for the 2016-17 school year asks students to solve a math problem involving ants (Northern Review photo/Kasy Long)
  • “Bankrupt Cancer” was this year’s slogan for Ohio Northern University’s Relay for Life held on March 31 in the King-Horn Sports Complex. Cancer is the second leading...
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    Students participate in a game of musical chairs with ONU's mascot, Klondike, at this year's Relay for Life. In total, the campus community raised almost $16,000 for research and financial support for victims of the disease (Northern Review photo/Nathan Grizenko).
  • Question: What is your favorite memory of the past school year? My favorite memory from this year was getting to meet with representatives and senators through 'Day on...
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    The Northern Review staff asked four students a question about their favorite memories from this past school year. (Northern Review photo/Kasy Long)
  • Sincerity, truth and design are the three components of the motto for Sigma Tau Delta, the international English honor society. Founded in 1924 at Dakota Wesleyan...
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    Sigma Tau Delta members Kasy Long, Kelley Lewis, Sofie Moeller, and Rachel Cruea visited the Speed Art Museum on the University of Louisville's campus during the 2017 convention. (photo/Douglas Dowland)

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