Celebrate induction of ODK members
The BGSU chapter of Omicron Delta Kappa (ODK), the national leadership honor society, will induct its largest group in several years next month. Thirty-four students and seven faculty and staff members will be welcomed into the organization.
Current members at the University and from the community are encouraged to attend both the breakfast, at 7:30 a.m. Dec. 4 in 316 Bowen-Thompson Student Union, and the induction ceremony at 4:30 that afternoon in Prout Chapel.
RSVP as soon as possible to Deb McLean at email@example.com if planning to attend.
BGSU has had a circle of the ODK Honor Society since 1949. ODK recognizes superior scholarship, leadership and exemplary character of students, faculty and staff. Students are considered for membership in ODK based upon: scholarship; athletics; campus/community service, social/religious activities and campus government; journalism, speech, and the mass media; and creative and performing arts.
Special ticket, food combo deal on tap for Toledo game
The BGSU football team will wrap up its 2009 regular season against rival Toledo on Friday (Nov. 27). Kickoff is set for 2 p.m. at Doyt Perry Stadium. Bowling Green will be looking for its third straight win over the Rockets in the annual “Battle of I-75.”
Fans are encouraged to take advantage of a special game ticket and pre-game food combination deal, made possible by The Blade, Toledo Tent and Party Rentals, Shorty’s BBQ, Ballreich’s Potato Chips and BGSU Athletics. For only $10, you’ll receive a game ticket, a plate of Shorty’s barbecue plus one side dish, a bag of Ballreich’s potato chips and a beverage. The food will be served in a tent in the Falcon Football Tailgate Park from 11 a.m. until kickoff. There will also be live music, and beer may be purchased inside the tent.
This offer is only good in advance. To purchase the package, call 877-BGSU TICKET or stop by the BGSU Athletics ticket office by 5 p.m. Wednesday (Nov. 25). The food option is available for $5 to fans who already have game tickets.
Get discount tickets for BG hoops vs. Isiah Thomas’ FIU
Head Coach Louis Orr and the Falcon men’s basketball team welcome Florida International and new head coach, former Detroit Pistons great Isiah Thomas, to Anderson Arena for a nonconference showdown at 7 p.m. Nov. 30.
Tickets are only $4 for faculty and staff in advance or at the ticket office on game day. There is a limit of four tickets per person; a BGSU ID is required at time of purchase.
The Falcon Club is also hosting a community fundraiser at Fricker’s in Bowling Green all day. Stop by before or after the game, and 20 percent of your food sales will benefit BGSU Athletics.
Reduced-price tickets available for Globetrotters in Toledo
Wind up 2009 with a trip to see the Harlem Globetrotters in action at the Lucas County Arena. Discounted tickets for the famed basketball wizards are available to BGSU faculty, staff and students.
The Globetrotters will perform twice on Dec. 29, at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. To receive the special pricing, contact Cyndee Young at 330-262-9790 or firstname.lastname@example.org and ask for the BGSU order form.
With their mix of humor and athleticism, the Globetrotters are family fun.