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September 2017

Where does ONU stand on kneeling?

Sep 28, 2017 - Comments: 0

Sunday was a day of righteous, widespread protest in the NFL.

Many teams linked arms during the National Anthem, while some individual players kneeled, sat or stretched as it was played before kickoff. A handful of teams stayed in the locker room.

Angels in America: A Play for the Millennium

Sep 28, 2017 - Comments: 0

Tony Kushner’s iconic play, "Angels in America", has come to Ohio Northern University, but it's not just an ordinary play.

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. 

Joining Polar Bear Nation

Sep 20, 2017 - Comments: 0

 

Remember back to your Junior year of High School, a time when people began asking you what you wanted to do with the rest of your life, a time when you had to start thinking about it. For some, this time was only two years ago. For others, it seems like a lifetime ago.

Freshman Lydia Cranmer could lead women's golf to a top finish in OAC

Sep 19, 2017 - Comments: 0

Freshman Lydia Cranmer has already posted impressive finishes at the first three tournaments of the fall season for the women's golf program. Her success could lead the team to a top finish in the OAC later on in the spring. 

Northern faces defensive test in home opener

Sep 15, 2017 - Comments: 0

Two weeks ago, as the mid-Michigan sunset tinted Adrian’s Docking Stadium orange, Ohio Northern found itself in an all-too-familiar scenario.

After the Polar Bears led 21-16 heading into the fourth quarter, Adrian running back Emmanuel Stewart scampered into the endzone just two minutes into the period to take the lead.

ONU lost three games in the fourth quarter in 2016, resulting in a disappointing 5-5 finish. It had been on their mind all offseason. This couldn’t be happening again, could it?

Senate Beat: Siblings Weekend preview

Sep 15, 2017 - Comments: 0

This weekend, approximately one thousand family members of Ohio Northern students will come to campus to enjoy a weekend of festivities.

There will be movies on the tundra, food trucks, live bands, magicians and more. In addition, attending the festivities will be free of charge.

The first ever Family and Siblings Weekend, hosted by the Student Senate and co-sponsored by the Student Planning Committee, Greek Life and Northern Christian Fellowship, however, could not be executed without the blood, sweat and tears of Senate forums secretary Derek Price.

Dining renovations add new flavors to ONU palate

Sep 14, 2017 - Comments: 0
After extensive renovations, McIntosh Dining Hall is once again open for business, offering fresh scenery and fresh food to ONU students (photo/Northern Review).

After summer break, students return to Ohio Northern University, remembering why they chose it to be their home away from home. From the colorful and lush vegetation to the invaluable relationships with peers and professors, it’s hard to imagine returning to a new campus after just a few short months. Of course, even the most seasoned ONU students felt like a prospective student again once they stepped into the newly renovated McIntosh Dining Hall.

What's in the backpack of a senior mechanical engineering major?

Sep 13, 2017 - Comments: 2
Mechanical Engineering senior Allison Hudson relies on the common necessities to help her through her busy days (Photo/NR/Dominic Turnea).

For mechanical engineering senior Allison Hudson, a backpack is essential for carrying the resources that will help her complete her degree at Ohio Northern University. As a member of the Joint Engineering Council, Phi Sigma Rho, the Society of Women Engineers, and several other organizations, Hudson travels to and from the classroom and meeting rooms, relying on her efficient backpack. 

Senate Beat: New housing reps, hurricane fund and more

Sep 12, 2017 - Comments: 0

This year, the Northern Review will begin the “Senate Beat,” where our staff will cover Student Senate meetings and activities. In doing so, the Northern Review aims to keep the campus community informed on the efforts of its campus government like never before.

In the Student Senate’s third general assembly meeting of the year last Wednesday, all of the chairs surrounding the podium were finally full.

Sandwiches: A Social Revolution

Sep 11, 2017 - Comments: 0

Discussing the current societal understanding of what truly makes up a sandwich and the implications of the definitions we attribute to sandwiches.

Is Rapidly Updated News Distracting Us From Our Education?

Sep 08, 2017 - Comments: 0

The rapid production of news articles has become the norm in todays society. This rapid overturn of headlines can be distracting for news readers. 

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