Aug 29, 2012 3:14 PM: Sink your hands into science at STEM in the Park
What do you get when you cross a giant bubble, a snake and a mechanical engineer? You get STEM in the Park! The event seeks to increase public engagement in STEM, which stands for science, technology, engineering and mathematics.
Aug 24, 2012 3:14 PM: Montgomery named BGSU trustee
Betty Montgomery, a 1970 BGSU alumna, has been appointed by Gov. John Kasich to the BGSU Board of Trustees.
Aug 16, 2012 3:15 PM: BGSU chiller plant wins ‘cool’ award
You almost miss it, tucked in as it is between the School of Art and Conklin Hall on the Bowling Green State University campus.
Aug 13, 2012 3:16 PM: More older adults choosing cohabitation over marriage
More and more adults age 50 and over are choosing to live with their significant other instead of marrying them. According to a new study from researchers at the National Center for Family and Marriage Research (NCFMR) at Bowling Green State University, during later life, cohabitation appears to operate as a long-term alternative to marriage, rather than a first step down the aisle. The study is in featured in August’s Journal of Marriage and Family.
Aug 9, 2012 3:16 PM: BGSU offers new master’s degree in gerontology
Every day, 10,000 people in the United States turn 65. This phenomenon began Jan. 1, 2011, and is predicted to last 19 years as the baby boomers age. At the same time, people are living longer, creating a growing need for services, policies and programs that help them remain healthy, active contributors to society.
Aug 8, 2012 3:17 PM: University Choral Society to perform Messiah, Carmina Burana
The College of Musical Arts at Bowling Green State University will hold open auditions for the 2012-13 season of the University Choral Society. Highlights of the season will include performances of Handel’s “Messiah” and Carl Orff’s “Carmina Burana” with the Toledo Symphony Orchestra.
Aug 8, 2012 3:16 PM: BGSU cheer coach to perform at Olympics
Look closely during the Olympic basketball semifinals and finals later this week when the “Dream Team” is on the court, and you may recognize David Clemons, assistant cheer coach at Bowling Green State University, performing during the games. Clemons is in London as part of the U.S.A. basketball cheer team.
Aug 2, 2012 3:17 PM: Wolfe Center for the Arts recognized for sustainability, design
One of the most distinctive buildings on Bowling Green State University’s campus is now one of its greenest. The Wolfe Center for the Arts was awarded Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Silver status by the U.S. Green Building Council and verified by the Green Building Certification Institute. This is BGSU’s second LEED-certified building. The Stroh Center received LEED Gold status earlier this year.