News & Events
Cultural and program events and other news
|May 4, 2017||Maifest||
BTSU Student Union
|Maifest (Austria's Labor Day) is celebrated at BGSU by hosting a competition between local high schools. The competitions include skits and videos and will be judged according to different categories. There will also be a German culture quiz with teams of 5 from each school participating. Come join in on the fun!
Click here for guidelines from the office of admissions.
|Thursdays||Stammtisch||6:30PM||See flyer for details|
|AY 2016-2017||Scholarships||-||The applications for all scholarships are now available at bgsu.academicworks.com.|
|Spring 2017||Max Kade Writer in Residence
||-||Martin Amanshauser will be the spring 2017 Max Kade Writer in Residence. To see his web page, click here.|
|AY 2016-2017||College Credit Plus||-||Faculty members welcome College Credit Plus students in culture and language courses and look forward to cooperating with colleagues and students this year at Anthony Wayne H.S., Elmwood H.S., and Van Wert H.S.|
|-||U.S. Air Force ROTC scholarships||-||Available to students in the Russian Language major program. Air Force ROTC students taking certain language courses (including German, Russian, Chinese and Japanese) may be eligible for a bonus stipend, even if it is not their major of study. Members of the military may be entitled to additional benefits once on active duty for certain levels of proficiency in various languages. Contact the BGSU AFROTC office for more information.|
|AY 2017-2018||Study Abroad with GREAL||-||
Apply for study abroad programs in Austria, China, Japan, and Russia!
Summer and short-term programs are available as well.
- On October 19, Oktoberfest
at BGSU was held in the Student Ball Room. BG Falcon Media covered the event.
- On October 16, an Evening of Russian Romances and Poetry
was held in the Bryan Recital Hall.
- On October 5, The German American Day Celebration was held in the Wood County Historical Center & Museum.
- On October
5, Embracing Global Engagement was held in the
2016 AYA Austria Newsletter is available online here.
- Japanese program faculty member Akiko Jones has been honored by Japan's Ministry of Foreign Affairs for her contributions to mutual understanding between the U.S. and Japan. LINK
- BGSU hosted Maifest 2016 on May 5. For a list of prize winners, click here.
- Russian Program and Club held 31st annual awards evening on April 21, 2016. Click here for pictures.
- Thanks to Peter Rosei, visting Max Kade Writer in Residence, who departed BGSU at the end of April 2016 after a successful stay.