Charting the future My dual degree study aboard program has allowed me to travel to Shanghai, China, over a summer to work for Goodyear Tire Management Co. Ltd., gaining valuable insight into the operation of the business and applying my academic knowledge to real-world projects.
Seizing opportunities I have tried my hardest to get the most out of my four years here at BGSU. The great thing about BG is that there are so many different ways to better yourself as an individual, all while having fun in the process.
Study abroad–pack your imagination From studying art in Florence to student teaching in Rio de Janeiro, partnership programs with universities around the world allow you
to study virtually anywhere. Pick from sponsored programs that
include Australia, Austria, China, England, France, Germany,
Japan, Mexico, Russia, Spain and the United Kingdom.
For details: http://educationabroad.bgsu.edu.
On the road Enroll in GeoJourney, a 9-week camping trip across the United States that earns you academic credit and fulfills degree program requirements. Consider volunteering during your break to help victims of natural disasters, or participate in learning communities and classes that count travel as an important component of learning. Whether for credit or personal experience, BGSU offers you options to grow beyond
Learning to serve. Serving to learn. Leadership lessons are also learned outside of the classroom. BGSU
students involved in organizations, service projects and as peer educators gain a sense of self as well as a sense of others. These activities help reinforce the classroom lessons in leadership and link to the University’s commitment to civic responsibility and service to the community.