A Voice that Travels
For junior communications and ethnic studies major, Jamie Salazar, spoken word is an art. The El Paso, Texas native embarked on a twenty-seven hour journey last year to Bowling Green, Ohio, where she currently continues her education.
Nov 24, 2014 7:00 AM: Christmas opera, ‘Amahl and the Night Visitors’ next in Festival Series
The Festival Series opens the season of giving with a Christmas opera “Amahl and the Night Visitors.” Presented by the Bowling Green Opera Theater, performances will be at 7 p.m. Dec. 5, and at 4 p.m. Dec. 6 in the Thomas B. and Kathleen M. Donnell Theatre at the Wolfe Center for the Arts.
Nov 24, 2014 7:00 AM: Murray honored for commitment to special education
Dr. Mary Murray, associate dean for student services and teacher education in the College of Education and Human Development, received a 2014 Kathe Shelby Leadership Award during Ohio’s annual Special Education Leadership Conference.
Nov 24, 2014 7:00 AM: Writing the world
Where can you find information about the controversial subject of corporal punishment in South Korea? Almost nowhere, except for a paper by recent graduate Seney (“Layne”) Higginbotham, “The Cane of Love: Social and Cultural Reform of Corporal Punishment in South Korea.”
Nov 20, 2014 9:23 AM: Grabski channels trans journey into affirmation of differences
“I walk through the world and I get privileges. I’m still trying to come to terms with that,” said fourth-year student Luke Grabski, a visual communication technology major from Painesville with a minor in women’s, gender and sexuality studies.
Nov 19, 2014 9:23 AM: Chinese Acrobats bring breathtaking feats to Bowling Green
The Chinese Acrobats come to Bowling Green Middle School's Performing Arts Center on Dec. 6. The arts center is at 530 W. Poe Road.
Nov 17, 2014 7:00 AM: The Newest Americans
Born in different parts of the world, years apart, Reem Abu Halel and Dr. Alexander Tarnovsky now share an important identity: they are both U.S. citizens.
Nov 10, 2014 3:36 PM: Research by Sheffer, students sheds new light on ‘60s
By this time in 1964, America had come through a wrenching 10 weeks now known as Freedom Summer. The nation’s attention was focused on Mississippi, where volunteers from around the country worked alongside local organizers to register African American voters in a state where they had long been disenfranchised. The effort, while successful, left many dead and starkly revealed the depth of racism that existed.
Nov 10, 2014 12:18 PM: Harold Flagg ’49 named to French Legion of Honor
Harold Flagg ’49 went to France in 1945 to finish fighting a war, and he ended up head over heels in love with a language, a culture and a people. Nearly 70 years later, that romance is still afire.
Nov 10, 2014 3:36 PM: New Bureau of Criminal Investigation Lab Opens on Campus
Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine and Bowling Green State University President Mary Ellen Mazey today officially opened the new Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation crime lab located on the campus of Bowling Green State University.
Nov 10, 2014 7:00 AM: Sport Performance leverages faculty passion and expertise
As one of the nation’s top public universities, BGSU is well known for academic excellence and a faculty that is dedicated to the success of its students. The Sport Performance program, and the vital participation by faculty from the Department of Psychology and the School of Human Movement, Sport & Leisure Studies, is a prime example of the commitment and expertise behind this reputation.
Nov 6, 2014 7:00 AM: Alternative fall breaks deepen meaning of service
Service-learning has become a way of life for sophomore Amanda Dortch, a public relations major and political science minor from Detroit. She was one of 35 participants this fall in three Bowling Green Alternative Breaks (bGAB) programs that addressed three separate social issues. She carries that philosophy into her daily life in Bowling Green as well, serving as the undergraduate student representative for the annual United Way and Northwest Ohio Community Shares campaign.
Nov 6, 2014 7:00 AM: Fidelio Trio to give contemporary music concert
Contemporary Irish musicians The Fidelio Trio will perform at the University on Nov. 13 as part of the Music at the Forefront concert series sponsored by BGSU’s MidAmerican Center for Contemporary Music (MACCM).
Nov 6, 2014 7:00 AM: Women’s Center introduces support award for student mothers
When the BGSU Women’s Center decided to check into how many students were also mothers, the results surprised everyone, said director Dr. Mary Krueger.
Nov 3, 2014 7:00 AM: Master’s degree expands architecture program offerings
Building on a tradition of undergraduate education that spans more than 20 years, the Department of Architecture and Environmental Design (DA+ED) offers the professional Master of Architecture (M. Arch.) degree starting this fall 2014.
Nov 3, 2014 7:00 AM: Community, BGSU join forces in ‘Identity Project’
“The Identity Project” at BGSU is in full swing. Several events are planned over the next two weeks that are free and open to the public.
Nov 3, 2014 7:00 AM: Barlow Commission tops extraordinary year for Kuehn
The happy phrase “embarrassment of riches” might apply to music composition faculty member Dr. Mikel Kuehn, in terms of recognition for his work this year. He recently received the Barlow Endowment Commission for Music Composition, one of the leading commissioners of contemporary music in the United States.
Oct 24, 2014 10:57 AM: Phuntumart to give keynote at Asian plant pathology conference
Pathogens in soybeans are a big problem not only in the U.S., but also around the world and no more so than in Asia, where soy is a major food source. Asian countries buy much of their soy from the U.S.
Oct 24, 2014 10:57 AM: Undergraduates win for ‘Embracing Global Engagement’ presentations
BGSU students pursue learning on a variety of fronts, both in and out of the classroom. Four undergraduates were honored Oct. 28 for presentations they gave at the inaugural Embracing Global Engagement Undergraduate Research Conference last month about their study abroad experiences.