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ONU Students and Staff Celebrate Banned Books Week

Sep 26, 2017 - Comments: 0

Every year, classic and modern works of literature are challenged by individuals all across the United States. But what causes works of literature to be banned in certain places? On Sept. 25, Ohio Northern University’s English Honorary group, Sigma Tau Delta, and the staff at Heterick Library celebrated Banned Books Week with their annual Banned Books Reading event. Staff and students were able to read passages from select books that have been banned or challenged throughout the years. 

Past and present: The history of ONU's Heterick Memorial Library

Dec 11, 2016 - Comments: 0
The outside of the Heterick Memorial Library. (photo/Heterick Memorial Library)

Ohio Northern University's current Heterick Memorial Library wasn't the first library to grace this campus. In fact, it wasn't the second or third either. The history of ONU's libraries is a long story to tell.

Degree talk, books, and tea with President DiBiasio

Nov 07, 2016 - Comments: 0

Members of Ohio Northern University's English honorary society, Sigma Tau Delta, sat down with President Daniel DiBiasio for an afternoon of tea and a discussion on the value of English education. 

Sigma Tau Delta celebrates Banned Books Week at Ohio Northern

Oct 01, 2016 - Comments: 0
Kelly Lewis reads a passage from the novel "Boytoy." (Northern Review photo/Dominic Turnea)

On September 26, Ohio Northern’s English Honors Society, Sigma Tau Delta, hosted the annual Banned Book Reading event in Heterick Memorial Library. Banned Book reading celebrates the national freedom of reading. Both students and staff were able to passages from books that have either been banned or challenged by society. 


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