May 21, 2018 7:00 AM BGSU senior Angel Alls-Hall wins state recognition
Bowling Green State University senior Angel Alls-Hal, a Civic Action Leader, was among 12 Ohio students selected as recipients of the Charles J. Ping Student Service Award. The award, given by Ohio Campus Compact, honors outstanding leadership and contributions to community service or service-learning on campus and within their communities.
May 14, 2018 1:04 PM Alumnus “Powers” His Career to Executive Role at Energizer
The iconic mascot of Energizer batteries is the Energizer Bunny™ that “keeps going and going and going.” That can describe the energy-filled supply chain career of Greg Kinder ’83 whose positions have taken him around the globe millions of miles. Currently, he is Energizer’s executive vice president and chief supply chain officer and is a member of the Executive Committee.
May 14, 2018 12:56 PM Doug Ewing receives tenure and promotion
Marketing Department Professor Doug Ewing was granted tenure and promotion to associate professor by the BGSU board of trustees in May.
May 8, 2018 9:47 AM John Gawaluck ’73 shares recipe for achieving dreams with Class of 2018
John Gawaluck earned a bachelor of science degree in business administration from BGSU in 1973. He recently retired from EY after 41 years. EY, formerly Ernst & Young, is a multinational professional services firm. He addressed graduates of Graduate College and the colleges of Business and Health and Human Services.
May 7, 2018 12:00 AM Class of 2018 Success Stories: BGSU Honors student to enter competitive sales arena
Derwin Pritchett has a love for sports. He originally became aware of Bowling Green State University through its acclaimed sport management program. The Maryland native visited both BGSU and the University of Michigan before finally deciding to become a Falcon.
May 7, 2018 12:00 AM Class of 2018 Success Stories: Job with Fortune 500 company awaits College of Business graduate
It’s a big deal to graduate from BGSU. It’s an even bigger deal when the graduate has a job waiting at a Fortune 500 company. Emily Hoersten is graduating with a degree in business - information systems and then she will start working for Marathon as a business analyst.
May 4, 2018 4:00 PM Donors’ names bestowed on campus spaces
The Bowling Green State University Board of Trustees approved the naming of two areas in the soon-to-be-renovated Robert W. and Patricia A. Maurer Center, the new home for the College of Business, and an area in the Stroh Center, BGSU’s convocation center and basketball arena.
May 4, 2018 4:00 PM New BGSU degrees targeted to workforce needs
The Bowling Green State University Board of Trustees at its May 4 meeting approved new degrees: a Bachelor of Science in technical and applied studies, at BGSU Firelands; a Master of Health Care Administration, and master’s and Ph.D. degree programs in data science.
May 2, 2018 9:55 AM Seniors Attend Graduation Luncheon; Honor Top Students and Make Gift to College
Seniors gathered for their Graduation Luncheon with one of their last opportunities to enjoy conversations with their classmates, faculty, and staff.
May 2, 2018 9:38 AM Best Paper in 2017 Awarded to Dr. Arka Roy by Institute for Industrial Engineering Journal
Dr. Arkajyoti “Arka” Roy, an assistant professor in the Department of Applied Statistics and Operations Research, is publishing leading edge articles about cancer research which are receiving international attention.
May 2, 2018 9:35 AM Supply Chain Students Learn Beyond the Classroom
Students in the Supply Management and Global Sourcing Strategies (MGMT 3300) course traveled outside the classroom to gain a new perspective on how one company manages its supply chain.
May 2, 2018 9:19 AM College’s Top Graduating Seniors Announced at Class of 2018 Graduation Luncheon
The Karl E. Vogt Outstanding Senior Award recognizes College of Business graduating seniors who have demonstrated superior scholarship and participation, leadership, and excellence in campus and/or community activities.
May 2, 2018 9:14 AM Supply Chain Students Attend 2-Day Boot Camp on ERP Systems
Students specializing in supply chain management have the opportunity each semester to learn about Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems which includes getting hands-on instruction by using SAP. This two-day “boot camp” is held on two Saturdays and is sponsored by John Deere.
May 2, 2018 9:10 AM Leadership Council Recognizes Four Faculty With Excellence Awards
Over the past five years, the College of Business Leadership Council has presented members of our outstanding faculty with Faculty Excellence Awards in teaching, using technology in the classroom to improve learning outcomes, and for engagement with industry. This year, the Leadership Council added Faculty Excellence in Research to recognize outstanding research contributions by our faculty.
May 2, 2018 8:55 AM Business Classes Provide Experiential Learning for Students; Win-Win for Students and Clients
Working with clients gives business students real-world experience that helps their educational experience go beyond business as usual. Several courses spring semester have been working with clients on the BGSU campus.
May 2, 2018 8:44 AM New Student Ambassadors Chosen to Promote College of Business
To become a College of Business Student Ambassador, students apply to the dean through a highly selective process, and then once selected as a “candidate,” students go through a rigorous eight-week course to develop their networking, oral presentation, and leadership skills.
May 2, 2018 8:37 AM Peer Leaders Chosen to Mentor Class of 2022
Even before the incoming freshmen arrive on campus, they will be connected to 20 current business students who have been selected as Peer Leaders.
May 2, 2018 8:30 AM Departments Honor Their Top Graduating Seniors
As the academic year draws to a close, departments recognize the outstanding achievements and academic excellence of its graduating seniors. The following are brief summaries of those seniors who were honored by their departments at award receptions or dinners.
Mar 29, 2018 1:02 PM From China to graduating from BGSU - inspiring story about Going Beyond Business As Usual
How does a young woman from China who had little experience speaking English and had limited financial resources, travel more than 6,400 miles to earn her undergraduate business degree at BGSU? This is the story of Wen Wang from Inner Mongolia, China, who is graduating from the University in May, overcoming extensive challenges of language and cultural barriers as well as studying disciplines that are not commonly thought of as typical fields for women. Wang is specializing in management information systems and business analytics & intelligence. The May 2018 graduate took advantage of many opportunities to get engaged with the College of Business and BGSU.
Mar 28, 2018 12:58 PM Immersion into Chinese culture prepares students for International Business Career
The international business specialization is more than learning about cultural differences and their global business impacts from sitting in a classroom or reading a book. Students live and breathe an Asian culture for a month, taking their educational experience beyond business as usual.
Mar 27, 2018 10:53 AM Senior earns 3rd place in Gartner National Sales Competition
Collin Newton’s successful sales skills continue to earn him recognition among the top talent in the country. In the inaugural Gartner National Sales Competition, the BGSU senior captured 3rd place out of 130 competitors nationwide.
Mar 20, 2018 10:00 AM BGSU graduate programs ranked by U.S. News & World Report
Two Bowling Green State University graduate programs have again appeared in U.S. News & World Report’s 2019 Best Grad School Rankings. The University’s part-time MBA program was ranked 163, up 41 points from last year. Additionally, the Report ranked BGSU’s graduate program in education at 124, up 11 points.
Mar 12, 2018 9:00 AM Meet the 2018 Hatchlings
Bowling Green State University student entrepreneurs will present their business ideas to alumni investors during The Hatch on April 19, vying for funds to launch their businesses in a format similar to the popular television show “Shark Tank.” The event will be streamed to Hatch watch parties across the country.
Mar 1, 2018 12:45 PM Management professor shares healthcare expertise on regional PBS program
The national debate continues about what is the best way to reform the country’s healthcare system. Toledo’s Public Television Station, WGTE, recently broadcasted a program discussing healthcare reform and called upon one of BGSU’s management professors to provide his nationally-recognized expertise in healthcare services management.
Feb 19, 2018 2:41 PM Alumnus pays it forward with BGSU students
Geoffrey Radbill ’68 found his experience at BGSU life changing and believes his time at the university helped set the stage for his future success. He retired in 2003 as senior vice president and chief operating officer of retail distribution at AXA-Equitable after 36 years with the company.
Feb 13, 2018 11:25 AM Accounting professor’s tax expertise shared on radio talk show in Philadelphia area
One accounting professor traded in his PowerPoint clicker and BGSU classroom for a pair of radio headsets and microphone at WRRC 107.7 in the Philadelphia, PA, and Trenton, NJ, region to star on the show “In the Mix.” BGSU Assistant Professor Fred Coleman was a special guest on a one-hour talk show, answering questions concerning the implications of the “Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017,” signed into law by President Trump on December 22, 2017.
Feb 12, 2018 9:00 AM BGSU welcomes business students from China
Bowling Green State University has been working with Tianjin Polytechnic University (TPU) in China since 2014 to develop an exchange system for students and teachers to experience education in a different culture. This, however, is the first year that TPU students are at BGSU.
Feb 8, 2018 10:45 AM Paul J. Hooker ’75 honored for advancing diversity and inclusion
In 1990, at a Little League game, Paul J. Hooker asked a young girl in a wheelchair how she was doing as she watched her brother play. Her candid two-word answer — “This stinks!” — made him realize how children with disabilities struggle to do everyday activities that able-bodied people take for granted.
Feb 5, 2018 12:59 PM “Hitting the books” was not part of Dr. Schauer’s accounting classes and students performed better
In Dr. Paul Schauer’s accounting courses, students don’t study material in a textbook as you would traditionally think. They also do not take on the role of “scribe,” furiously taking lecture notes during class. The reason? Dr. Schauer decided to teach accounting principles without using a textbook and turned his traditional classroom into an active learning classroom. His innovative teaching paid off with higher student performance and positive student comments.
Feb 5, 2018 12:50 PM High-impact experiential learning and industry engagement important part of marketing course
Students in Dr. Dwayne Gremler’s Marketing Management course had a valuable opportunity during the fall semester to prepare a comprehensive marketing plan for an international company planning a U.S. launch of one of its pet care products. Vitakraft, the European parent company of Vitakraft Sun Seed that is located just west of Bowling Green, successfully sells its cat-calming product, Felisept, in European markets, and was looking for student insights as they prepared to launch the product into the American market this spring.
Feb 5, 2018 10:30 AM Amy Shore '86 profiled in Fortune magazine
Bowling Green State University alumna Amy Shore ’86, president of property and casualty sales and distribution at Nationwide, was recently profiled in Fortune magazine. The magazine recognized Nationwide in its 100 Best Workplaces for Women at No. 50, and Shore is one of the company’s highest-ranking female executives.
Jan 25, 2018 2:07 PM BGSU mediation team earns national recognition
Bowling Green State University has become a recognized leader in intercollegiate mediation tournaments held by the International Alternative Dispute Association. In 2017 BGSU finished first in the nation in the Advocate-Client category and fifth in the Mediator category, and six team members were named All-American Mediators out of a total of 35.
Jan 4, 2018 11:49 AM Supply Chain Management program draws alumni together
Graduation is a time of new beginnings, but for four College of Business alumni, life after graduation has also been a time to reconnect with other Falcons.