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IT’S FOUNDER’S DAY at Ohio Northern University! In March 1866, a 28-year-old, recently discharged Union veteran, Henry Solomon Lehr, detrained at the Ada depot. Lehr had come to northwestern Ohio in search of a site for his projected university. Lehr approach the citizens of Ada for funds to purchase land for a campus and an academic building. In August 1871, the Northwestern Ohio Normal School commenced.

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In honor of Founder’s Day at #OhioNorthern University, we pay tribute to Henry Solomon Lehr and to our first professors at the Northwestern Ohio Normal School.

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Ohio Statehood: March 1, 1803. The State of Ohio Vintage Style Wall Plaque.

To celebrate and commemorate Ohio's 200th anniversary as a state, at least one barn in each of Ohio's eighty-eight counties has been painted with the bicentennial logotype.

The Chalet Toboggan Chutes: The Chalet is located in Strongsville, Ohio just 20 minutes from downtown Cleveland. The Chalet Toboggan Chutes are the only public ice chutes in Ohio and are open the day after Thanksgiving through the first weekend of March.

What a beautiful shot taken at Mentor Headlands Beach, Ohio. It's the largest natural sand beach in Ohio.This State Park offers swimming, picnic spots and sight seeing in nearby lagoons and nature preserve.

Ohio Northern University in Ada, Ohio. I went to undergrad. here and majored in Accounting and Political Science.

Ohio Northern University is included in the 30 Best Value Colleges & Universities in Ohio for 2015. Here is what “Best Value Schools” had to say about ONU!