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Support BGSU Geography

The Department of Geography strongly encourages and supports a large number of student and faculty activities, including professional meeting participation, student field trips, Geography Awareness Week activities, Gamma Theta Upsilon events, and social activities that enhance the collegiality of the Bowling Green Geography family. Much of the funding that supports student activities is drawn from a small account called the “Geography Development Fund.” This fund relies entirely upon the generosity of friends and alumni of the Department of Geography. If you would like to lend your support to activities that enhance the student experience in the BGSU Department of Geography, then please consider a gift to the Development Fund at

  Bowling Green State University
  Department of Geography
    c/o The Development Fund
  305 Hanna Hall
  Bowling Green, OH 43403-0187

In addition to the Development Fund, the Department of Geography has several endowments that support scholarships for our Geography majors that you may wish to enhance. These include the Joseph C. and Zola R. Buford Scholarship, Helen and Lyle Fletcher Scholarship, Mohan Shrestha Scholarship, and the Buford-Shappell Scholarships. If you would like to contribute to any of these scholarship funds, or establish a new scholarship, then please contact Shumiala Kinnear at:

  BGSU Foundation
  Mileti Alumni Center
  Bowling Green, OH 43403-0053
  (419) 372-7652

The faculty and students of the BGSU Department of Geography are sincerely grateful for your continued generous support of our activities.