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April 2017

Holi Festival 2017

Apr 29, 2017 - Comments: 0
Ohio Northern University students celebrate the 2017 Holi Festival, sponsored by the Indian Student Association (Northern Review photo/Dominic Turnea).

Photo courtesy of sophomore marketing student Dominic Turnea. 

What's in your backpack?: A day in the life of a business major

Apr 29, 2017 - Comments: 0
Freshman business management student Luke Peterson shares his backpack with the Northern Review staff (Northern Review photo/Via D'Agostino).

Business management student Luke Peterson shares what a typical day in his major looks like and what can be found in his backpack.

Sunset clouds

Apr 29, 2017 - Comments: 0
Pharmacy student Phu Do took this photo of the small stream of clouds hovering over Ohio Northern University's campus (photo/Phu Do).

Photo courtesy of pharmacy student Phu Do. 

Combining journalism with creative writing to simply be 'a writer'

Apr 28, 2017 - Comments: 0
Journalism and creative writing don't have to be separate. Journalists can write creatively, often seen in the form of feature writing (Northern Review photo/Kasy Long).

Senior creative writing major Kasy Long writes about how she combines her creativity with journalism as Editor-in-Chief of the Northern Review

Friday performance of 'Pirates' cancelled due to illness

Apr 25, 2017 - Comments: 0
Sophomore vocal performance major Kate Patterson makes her appearance on stage during a dress rehearsal for the spring musical, "The Pirates of Penzance." The evening performance on April 7 was cancelled after Patterson lost her voice (Northern Review photo/Shane Tilton).

This article is the final installment of the three-part series in which Kirsten Osbun-Manley, the director of “The Pirates of Penzance,” explains how the directors, cast, and crew saved the show after sophomore vocal performance major Kate Patterson lost her voice due to laryngitis, which resulted in the cancelation of the performance on April 7.

At 12:30 p.m. on April 7, sophomore vocal performance major Kate Patterson met with Kirsten Osbun-Manley, director of the spring musical “The Pirates of Penzance,” to deliver some unfortunate news.

What's your favorite TV show?

Apr 24, 2017 - Comments: 0
The Northern Review staff asked five students a question about their favorite television show (Northern Review photo/Kasy Long).

The Northern Review staff asked five students to describe their favorite television show. 

Earth Day 2017

Apr 23, 2017 - Comments: 0
Freshman creative writing student Olivia D'Agostino took a series of photos around campus on Earth Day, celebrating Ohio Northern University's natural beauty (photo/Olivia D'Agostino).

Photos courtesy of freshman creative writing major Olivia D'Agostino. 


Weekly Sports Digest: April 10-16

Apr 19, 2017 - Comments: 0

At the conclusion of every week, the Northern Review will recap what happened that week in the world of Ohio Northern athletics, and will also preview the week ahead. Here are this week’s headlines:

Richards runs fastest 800-meter time in Division III history

Diane Seuss writes "weird" poems and that's okay

Apr 19, 2017 - Comments: 0
Diane Seuss reads from her poetry collection, "Four-Legged Girl," during her campus reading on April 12 (Northern Review photo/Kasy Long).

Visiting poet Diane Seuss read a variety of poems from her collection, "Four-Legged Girl," during a campus reading on April 12, hosted by Ohio Northern University's Department of English.

New Dean, New Start

Apr 19, 2017 - Comments: 0
The next dean needs to be someone who can even out the playing field and bring unity back to the College of Arts and Sciences (Northern Review Photo/Nathan Grizenko).

Every time someone asks me what I like about Ohio Northern University, I always say that I love the faculty they hire because they’re always so helpful, supportive, and genuinely interested in their students’ success.

Recently, the Getty College of Arts and Sciences ended its year-long search for the next dean, and the final decision is now left to Provost Maria Cronley and President Dan DiBiasio.

Not your average competition

Apr 18, 2017 - Comments: 0
Ohio Northern University's Greek Life chapters participated in various Greek Week festivities, including a pizza eating contest (Northern Review photo/Devan Bianco).

During the first week of April, Ohio Northern University's Greek Life chapters participated in the annual Greek Week competition.

Faulty sprinklers and messy mold can't go unnoticed

Apr 18, 2017 - Comments: 0
After the sprinkler system malfunctioned in Roberts Hall, students want to know what went wrong and how the problem will be fixed (Northern Review Photo/Nathan Grizenko).

There is something that all students can agree on: early morning fire alarms are terrible. They are even worse when the incident is real and not some student thinking it would be funny to wake up everybody.

That is what happened when the fire alarm went off in the early morning of April 2. The entire sophomore dormitory halls were jolted awake and alarmed when told something real was going on; it was not a prank.


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