Messer-Kruse book named 'Outstanding Academic Title'
Choice magazine has named "The Trial of the Haymarket Anarchists"by Dr. Tim Messer-Kruse, ethnic studies, an "Outstanding Academic Title of 2012"
in its January issue.
The list is made up of titles that were reviewed during the previous calendar year and contains around 10 percent of the approximately 7,000 works reviewed
by the magazine.
In awarding the honor, editors apply several criteria to reviewed titles:
Overall excellence in presentation and scholarship
Importance relative to other literature in the field
Distinction as a first treatment of a given subject in book or electronic form
Originality or uniqueness of treatment
Value to undergraduate students
Importance in building undergraduate library collections
Choice is a publication of the Association for College and Research Libraries that reaches almost every undergraduate college and university library in the
United States. Academic librarians, faculty and other decision makers use its reviews for collection development and scholarly research.
The Grainger Foundation has donated $10,000 to the BGSU Foundation in support of Falcon Millionaires @ BGSU, a program that focuses on financial literacy
"This grant will be used to help provide much needed supplies for the weeklong boot camp," said Jane Clinard, admissions program coordinator and director
of Falcon Millionaires. "We support the need for personal financial literacy at an early age, and this camp for savvy kids fits perfectly for this mission.
We are grateful to The Grainger Foundation for its generosity."
Clinard said the program currently meets the following Ohio Department of Education focus areas: Applying financial decision making; engaging in problem
solving; analyzing budgets and investing; interacting with entrepreneurs, and participating in an etiquette luncheon.
Grainger has been a part of the Perrysburg and northwest Ohio business community for more than 34 years and is a broad line supplier of maintenance, repair
and operating products.
"We are proud to recommend the programs offered by BGSU," said Robert Hoagland, branch manager of W.W. Grainger Inc.'s Perrysburg location. "We understand
the need for offering financial education at an early age, which is also supported by the state of Ohio's leadership in Columbus."
William W. Grainger, founder of W.W. Grainger, Inc., established the Grainger Foundation, an independent, private foundation based in Lake Forest, Ill., in
Dance concert to feature alumna's choreography
The BGSU Dance Repertory will be in "Perpetual Motion" at the Donnell Theatre this weekend. Get details In Brief.
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