Oct 11, 2019 9:00 AM New Business Building Features Active Learning Classrooms Named for Generous Donors
Active learning classrooms are a hallmark of the new Robert W. and Patricia A. Maurer Center. Students will be able to experience a highly collaborative and interactive space to allow for discovery-based learning and hands-on experimentation.
Oct 10, 2019 10:00 AM Research for the Public Good: Beyond Hurricane Property Destruction, Dr. Cook Examines the Devastation to Children’s Education in Haiti
The decimation as a result of Hurricane Dorian in the Bahamas is still fresh in our minds. Over the past decade, the Caribbean has seen its share of more intense hurricanes. Back in 2016, Hurricane Matthew stormed through Haiti and left more than property destruction. It prevented children from staying in school which perpetuates the vicious cycle of poverty
Oct 9, 2019 2:30 PM BGSU learning communities thriving
Undergraduate students at Bowling Green State University have the opportunity to take the “Belong” in “Belong. Stand out. Go far” even further by choosing to be part of a learning community. No matter whether their interests lie in social justice or business, health or history, there’s something for everyone.
Sep 24, 2019 11:48 AM Students Get Workforce Ready by Learning Essential ‘Soft Skills’ Through Dean’s Workshops
The College of Business goes beyond business as usual to prepare students to be career-ready by offering two Dean’s Workshops during fall semester.
Sep 24, 2019 11:41 AM College Celebrates Mid-Autumn Festival’s Asian Culture, Diversity and Inclusion
The Mid-Autumn Festival is one of the traditional festivals celebrated with family gatherings, typically by countries in east Asia, including China, Taiwan, Japan, South Korea, and Vietnam. The College of Business Dean’s Advisory Council on Diversity and Inclusion (DACODI) hosted the Mid-Autumn Festival.
Sep 24, 2019 10:00 AM Homecoming Highlights with Alumni Reconnecting with Alma Mater
The Falcon Spirit was kicked up a notch as alumni from across the region gathered at the College of Business Tailgate Tent near Doyt Perry Stadium, taking in the Homecoming camaraderie before kickoff.
Sep 24, 2019 9:30 AM Nearly $500,000 in Scholarships Awarded During Honors and Awards Program
The College of Business honored the best and brightest students who developed their talent to the highest levels and recognized the multitude of generous donors who support their efforts.
Sep 23, 2019 2:15 PM Young Alumni Provide Major Gifts to College of Business
Christian Piazza ’15, '16, Jianing “Jenny” Min ‘14, and Matt Maurer ‘06 all feel that BGSU’s College of Business has catapulted their careers and are paying it forward to help future students with three major gifts.
Sep 23, 2019 2:00 PM International Alum Lands Job at Shanghai Disney
As a former international student in the College of Business, Minru Zhao ‘17, considers herself to be lucky. After arriving from China, she felt welcomed and accepted at BGSU from day one and received a jumpstart to her career, resulting in an impressive finance position at Shanghai Disney Resorts.
Sep 23, 2019 1:30 PM College of Business Jumps Double Digit Percentage in Newest U.S. News & World Report Ranking
In the 2020 Best Undergraduate Business Schools ranking by U.S. News & World Report, BGSU’s business program jumped 16%. The College ranks #167, up from #199 last year.
Sep 23, 2019 1:00 PM Student Organization Fair and Dean’s Picnic Get Students Engaged with CoB
More than a dozen student organizations, some internationally recognized, were part of the College’s annual Student Organization Fair held in the David J. Joseph Student Hub. Freshmen and sophomores looking for opportunities to get involved in business-related organizations talked with student leaders one-on-one.
Sep 23, 2019 10:44 AM Supply Chain Professor Presented Prestigious Northeast Asia Logistics Award
Dr. Hokey Min, professor of supply chain, was selected as the recipient of the prestigious Northeast Asia Logistics Award presented by three sponsoring organizations - Graduate School of Logistics at the Incheon National University, Asiana Airlines, and Sunkwang Terminal and Logistics.
Aug 29, 2019 10:45 AM William F. and Peggy L. Schmeltz Atrium in New Maurer Center Takes Shape
One of the signature spaces of the new Maurer Center is the all glass atrium located centrally within the addition. Named for generous donors William (Bill) and Peggy Schmeltz ‘50, ‘70, the William F. and Peggy L. Schmeltz Atrium will be the premier gathering space for educational and networking events and opportunities for faculty, staff, students and business professionals.
Aug 28, 2019 10:00 AM $1 Million Gift for New Endowed Professorship Comes from Strong Alumni Dedication
BGSU alumni Spencer Seaman and Bernard “Bernie” Karr share such a deep affinity and appreciation for the College of Business which has resulted in an exceptional gift of $1million dollars from the Fred E. Scholl Charitable Foundation to establish the first Endowed Professorship of Finance and Insurance in the College of Business.
Aug 28, 2019 9:30 AM New Business Leaders Join College’s Leadership Council
The College of Business Leadership Council is comprised of successful alumni who advise the dean on curricula, alumni affairs, student mentorship, internships and co-ops, job placement, and faculty engagement with industry.
Aug 28, 2019 9:00 AM College Honors Faculty and Staff with Awards
The College is proud to have outstanding faculty and staff who are dedicated to students, to the College of Business, and to their fields of study. Each year the College of Business recognizes a group of faculty and staff during the Opening Day Luncheon and presents five top awards. Here are the 2019 award winners, along with the selection committee’s praise.
Aug 27, 2019 10:13 AM Incoming Freshmen Welcomed into Falcon Flock
The Class of 2023 was welcomed to campus to begin their college journey, becoming Falcons Forever. Approximately 533 incoming freshmen started their fall semester classes, a strong increase from last year.
Aug 27, 2019 9:37 AM Two New Department Chairs and New Faculty and Staff Join College
The College of Business continues to attract faculty who excel in teaching and research bringing their expertise into the classroom.
Aug 26, 2019 11:00 AM BGSU's first-year students on the move
Nearly 6,000 students, including more than 3,600 first-year students, moved into Bowling Green State University residence halls last week. The Class of 2023 is BGSU’s most academically prepared group of new students. This class is trending to have the highest GPA in University history at 3.5.
Aug 22, 2019 1:38 PM Accounting Professor Collaborates with Students to Publish Research about Emerging Technologies
At BGSU’s College of Business, it’s not just about faculty mentoring students to find jobs. Students also have the unique opportunity to work with faculty members to enhance their careers through publishing scholarly articles, even if they don’t plan on pursuing positions in academia.
Aug 17, 2019 9:15 AM BGSU holds summer commencement
Bowling Green State University held its 295th commencement ceremony August 17 on the lawn in the historic center of campus, recently named the Bowen-Thompson Quadrangle. Bowling Green Mayor Richard Edwards presented the commencement address to the Class of 2019.
Jul 29, 2019 8:47 AM Class of 2023 all agree: BGSU feels like home
Bowling Green State University’s incoming Class of 2023 will be the the most academically prepared group of freshman students in the history of the institution as they prepare to belong, stand out and go far. BGSU will continue to have students from all corners of Ohio, as well as all 50 states and at least 70 countries.
Jul 24, 2019 3:00 PM Ravichandran named resort and attraction management program director
Dr. Swathi Ravichandran has been named director of BGSU’s new resort and attraction management program, the only program of its kind in the country, which will meet the growing demand for professionals in the service industry.
Jul 24, 2019 11:41 AM Executive Master of Organization Development students engage in the ‘art of business’ and the ‘business of art’ during international trip
In a global economy, working with international organizations is common, and understanding cultural differences is a key element of success. As part of the Executive Master of Organization Development (EMOD) program at Bowling Green State University, students gain this perspective in the Exploring International Organization Development course.
Jul 9, 2019 2:35 PM Studying in France Provides “Unforgettable Learning Experiences”
Senior Shane McClure, specializing in supply chain management, spent the summer studying in Nantes, France, at the Ecole de Management at Audencia, a BGSU partner for nearly 40 years. Nantes School of Management is one of Europe’s leading business schools which is situated in Brittany, a culturally distinct region of France.
Jun 28, 2019 8:53 AM BGSU equestrian team competes at national championships
Equestrian team members Rylee Aurand and Gabrielle Miller represented Bowling Green State University at the Intercollegiate Horse Show Association national championships in Syracuse, New York. IHSA welcomes college and university equestrians from all across the country.
Jun 18, 2019 10:17 AM Dr. Janet Hartley leads international Decision Sciences Institute
Dr. Janet Hartley, a professor of management at Bowling Green State University, has begun her term as president of the Decision Sciences Institute (DSI).
Jun 18, 2019 10:15 AM Sowing seeds of success for future BGSU students
Talking with the Bhada family, it’s hard to imagine that they have overcome great odds in their lives. Their warmth, modesty and genuine kindness give no hint that they came to the United States from India more than 50 years ago with only a few dollars in their pockets and the goal of pursuing higher education at Bowling Green State University.
Jun 17, 2019 10:35 AM Sowing seeds of success for future BGSU students
Dr. Yezdi and Perviz Bhada have established a scholarship for international graduate students in business to “pass forward” the support they received when they came to BGSU from India 50 years ago for Yezdi to pursue his MBA. The experience launched them on successful lives, and now they want to help others.
Jun 12, 2019 3:19 PM Dr. Janet Hartley leads international Decision Sciences Institute
Dr. Janet Hartley, a BGSU professor of management, has begun her term as president of the Decision Sciences Institute. She was elected last year to lead the professional organization of more than 2,200 academicians and practitioners worldwide. She is the first person from a Mid-American Conference school to lead the organization.
May 30, 2019 10:55 AM Class of 2019 Success Stories: BGSU graduate David Chalupsky credits College of Business for landing job at Google
David Chalupsky had four internships while attending Bowling Green State University and spent countless hours at the Business Career Accelerator preparing for his post-collegiate career.
May 20, 2019 10:15 AM John Starcher Jr. shares important lessons with BGSU degree candidates
Bowling Green State University alumnus John Starcher Jr. shared stories — and their lessons — with degree candidates of the Graduate College and the colleges of Business and Health and Human Services on May 17 at the Stroh Center. He earned a Bachelor of Science in business administration in 1993.
May 18, 2019 11:46 AM BGSU honor achievement at commencement
Degree candidates at BGSU commencement ceremonies May 17-18 heard from alumni who have gone on to distinguished careers in business, journalism and athletics. Of the total 2,493 degrees awarded, 907 were with honors. The Graduate College awarded 486 degrees, including 456 candidates for master’s degrees and 30 for doctorates.
May 17, 2019 9:16 AM Meet the 2019 Peer Leaders
A group of 19 business students, who will be sophomores fall of 2019, have been selected as Peer Leaders for the College of Business.
May 15, 2019 10:30 AM Class of 2019 Success Stories: BGSU sport management graduate goes for the gold
Internships are a critical tool that BGSU students use to build work experience in preparation to enter a professional field, and sport management major Courtney Burson has worked several. Burson's highlights include USA Hockey, the University of Michigan athletics and her current position, Paralympics intern with the U.S. Olympic Committee.
May 9, 2019 11:23 AM Alumni Can Now Incubate Business Ideas Through Paul J. Hooker Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership
The Hatch has been a highly successful incubation program for selected BGSU undergraduate and graduate students, known as Hatchlings. Since the program's inception, Falcon Investors have pledged more than $600,000 to student startups.
May 9, 2019 10:37 AM Alumnus Founded BGSU’s Outstanding Senior Award; Celebrating 30 Years and 3 Business Finalists
Thirty years ago, BGSU alumnus Bill Ficken ’63 and his wife, Eileen, along with the BGSU Alumni Association, developed and presented the first BGSU Outstanding Senior Award with a generous gift to recognize a graduating senior who has demonstrated a commitment to BGSU through campus and community involvement and academic achievement.
May 8, 2019 9:16 AM John M. Starcher Jr., Esq. ’93, to offer pragmatic career advice to graduating class
John M. Starcher Jr., Esq., who earned a Bachelor of Science in business administration in 1993, is president and CEO of Bon Secours Mercy Health. He oversees the development of system strategies and operations for 43 Mercy Health and Bon Secours hospitals and more than 1,000 health care facilities.
May 7, 2019 4:09 PM Doing the Math
David O’Brien serves on the BGSU Board of Trustees and has endowed a professorship in the math department in his father’s name: Dr. Thomas V. O’Brien Distinguished Professorship of Actuarial Mathematics. Tom O’Brien taught mathematics at BGSU for 30 years, impacting the lives of many students.
May 7, 2019 8:50 AM Seven Business Faculty Are Promoted
The University celebrated the scholarly and creative achievements of 53 faculty members on May 3 when the board of trustees awarded promotion and tenure.
May 7, 2019 8:10 AM Vietnamese Students Say BGSU is Best Place to Study Business
Three years ago, the College of Business had only three international students from Vietnam.
May 6, 2019 11:35 AM Business Student Places 4th Worldwide in Capsim Challenge; 4th Consecutive Top Six Finalist
Career readiness and good decision-making are demonstrated through the impressive performance of our students in the Foundation Business Simulation, also known as Capsim.
May 3, 2019 3:30 PM Tenure, promotion granted by trustees
The University celebrated the scholarly and creative achievements of 53 faculty members on May 3 when the board of trustees awarded promotion and tenure.
May 3, 2019 7:50 AM Renou Selected for Karl Vogt Top Graduating Senior Award
The Karl E. Vogt Outstanding Senior Award, named in honor of a former dean of the College, recognizes the top graduating senior who has demonstrated superior scholarship and participation, leadership, and excellence in campus and/or community activities.
May 3, 2019 7:37 AM New Student Ambassadors Selected to Engage Alumni, Students and Prospective Students
A group of high-achieving and engaged students will be joining the Student Ambassador program next fall. Student Ambassadors are motivated, polished, and enthusiastic leaders who assist the dean and the College by engaging with business alumni, current students, and prospective students.
May 1, 2019 6:07 AM Cyber Security is Hot Topic and New Intro Course Helps Students Without Computer Background Prepare for 21st Century Reality
Today’s news often contains reports about people hacking into online information and television advertisements offering identity theft protection.
Apr 26, 2019 2:30 PM BGSU, Cedar Fair partner for new degree opportunity
BGSU and Cedar Fair Entertainment Co. have partnered for a new degree completion program in resort and attraction management beginning in fall 2020. The program will be taught and led by BGSU faculty. The final two years of classes will be taught in downtown Sandusky at a new 78,030-square-foot multipurpose facility.
Apr 24, 2019 4:15 PM Inaugural Distinguished Scholar Series Featured Professor of Logistics
The College of Business hosted its first Distinguished Scholar Series with Dr. Thomas J. Goldsby as the keynote speaker. Dr. Goldsby is the Harry T. Mangurian, Jr. Foundation Professor in Business and Professor of Logistics at The Ohio State University.
Apr 24, 2019 3:00 PM Amanda Cook recognized for joint work with graduate student
Dr. Amanda Cook, assistant professor in the Bowling Green State University Department of Economics, won the 2019 President’s Award for Collaborative Research and Creative Work in recognition of her joint research with graduate student Alice Hanan Abboud. Their project reflected each of their interests and resulted in a paper being considered for publication.
Apr 22, 2019 3:47 PM Student AMA Chapter Ranks Among Top 10% in the World
The student chapter of the American Marketing Association (BGAMA) returned from their AMA International Collegiate Conference in New Orleans with several distinguished awards, including another year of being ranked among the top student chapters out of 390 chapters.
Apr 22, 2019 3:32 PM Prestigious National Supply Chain Management Award Goes To BGSU Student
Junior Shane McClure was selected as a 2019 R. Gene Richter Scholar, presented by the Institute for Supply Management (ISM).
Apr 18, 2019 8:26 AM Dr. Cook Earns Prestigious Presidential Award for Research Conducted with Graduate Students
Our dedicated business faculty are conducting valuable research with graduate students that not only impacts the graduate student’s experience and education, but impacts their fields.
Apr 17, 2019 12:00 PM PMBA Program Changes Course Structure with Working Professionals in Mind
The Professional Master of Business Administration (PMBA) program will launch a blended course structure in fall 2019 to allow for more online course completion
Apr 17, 2019 10:30 AM The Hatch 2019 sets a record for money invested
It was a record-breaking night at The Hatch with more than $100,000 pledged to six Bowling Green State University student entrepreneurs to fund their business ideas. It was the most money ever invested in a single year for The Hatch, a format similar to “Shark Tank.”
Apr 17, 2019 8:53 AM Department of Economics Hosted Student Paper Contest; Presents Awards
The BGSU Department of Economics hosted its 19th annual Undergraduate Economics Student Paper Contest and Conference on April 13.
Apr 17, 2019 8:46 AM Dr. Sullivan and Dr. Hartley Earn Scholarly Achievements Drawing International Attention to BGSU Management Programs
Bowling Green State University’s Department of Management has two renowned faculty members who are carving out distinguished careers in the fields of organizational behavior and supply chain management that shines the international spotlight on two of BGSU’s management programs.
Apr 15, 2019 1:16 PM Department Awards Record-High Scholarships
Recipients of Finance and Insurance scholarships, donors, and faculty at the Annual Honors & Awards Ceremony in September, 2018.
Apr 15, 2019 10:29 AM Leadership Council Recognizes Faculty with Awards for Excellence
The College of Business has outstanding faculty members who are positively impacting student learning as well as their fields of study and the business community. To honor their distinguished achievements and contributions, the College’s Leadership Council presents Faculty Excellence Awards.
Mar 29, 2019 10:31 AM College’s Young Alumni Board Adds Four New Members
The Young Alumni Board is comprised of successful alumni who have graduated within the last 15 years. They bring young alumni insight to advise the dean and the College in such areas as strategic planning, academics, student mentorship, internships and co-ops, job placement, faculty engagement with industry, and alumni affairs.
Mar 12, 2019 1:15 PM BGSU’s graduate programs ranked among best in U.S.
Bowling Green State University’s graduate programs continue to be ranked among the best in the country in U.S. News & World Report’s 2020 Best Grad School Rankings. The graduate program in education is 127th, the Master of Public Administration program 151st, and the part-time MBA program rose again to 159th.
Feb 28, 2019 8:23 AM Sokol Selected as Associate Director of BGSU’s Entrepreneurship Center
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Feb 8, 2019 3:15 PM New executive doctorate prepares change leaders, expands career options
BGSU has created an innovative graduate degree designed to open new avenues of opportunity for experienced professionals who wish to lead transformational change in business, organizations, education and communities. The executive doctorate in organization development and change draws upon BGSU’s nationally ranked programs in organization development and industrial/organizational psychology.
Jan 25, 2019 2:44 PM BGSU alumnus David Hainline advocates for entrepreneurship
Successful Bowling Green State University alumni are everywhere, and in every line of work. That’s the message alumnus David Hainline spreads to students in a new entrepreneurship class at BGSU. Hainline graduated in 1983 as a Radio, Television, and Film major, now known as media production and studies.
Jan 17, 2019 11:07 AM Insurance Program on Fast Track to Success with 100% Placement Rate and Strong Corporate Support
Insurance is a major industry in Ohio and it has positioned itself as one of the state’s largest employers.
Jan 17, 2019 9:50 AM Student Captures Runner-Up Position in Global Business Simulation Competition; 2nd Team Finishes in Capsim Top 6
Senior Aaron Price aspires to become a well-rounded business professional, and capturing second place in the Capsim Foundation Challenge shows he has what it takes to succeed.
Jan 16, 2019 1:23 PM Army Reservist earns bachelor’s degree at BGSU while deployed in Syria
Thurman Dieter didn’t get a chance to walk across the Stroh Center stage in December to receive his diploma with his Bowling Green State University classmates. Instead, he watched his graduation ceremony on the web from a tent while deployed in Syria.
Jan 14, 2019 1:19 PM Army Reservist earns bachelor’s degree at BGSU while deployed in Syria
Thurman Dieter has been in the Army Reserve for the past six years. He didn’t get a chance to walk across the Stroh Center stage in December to receive his diploma with his Bowling Green State University classmates. Instead, he watched his graduation ceremony on the web from a tent while deployed in Syria.
Jan 10, 2019 10:59 AM Marketing Students Design a Service Blueprint to Success
In Dr. Dwayne Gremler’s Services Marketing (MKT 4050) course, students go beyond the textbook to learn about service blueprinting.
BGSU College of Business receives prestigious extension of accreditation from AACSB
The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) has extended the accreditation of the business and accounting programs at the College of Business at Bowling Green State University.
Shore, Traul appointed to BGSU Board of Trustees
Amy Shore, of Bexley, Ohio, and Howard Traul, II of Bellefontaine, have been appointed by Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine to the Bowling Green State University Board of Trustees. Shore will complete the term of former trustee Karen Morrison and will serve until 2022. Traul will serve a nine-year term.