2022

  • New director of Paul J. Hooker Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership brings decades of real-world experience, passion for lifelong learning to role Nov 16, 2022 11:31 AM Allen W. and Carol M. Schmidthorst College of Business at BGSU announces Kurstyn Loeffler as director of Paul J. Hooker Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership

  • BGSU to host Ohio Business Week program in June Oct 14, 2022 9:47 AM During the program, students from around Ohio will stay on the BGSU campus and work in teams with business professionals to create simulated business products.

  • BGSU Schmidthorst College of Business, Ohio Department of Development partner to expand internship opportunities and move Ohio's economy forward Sep 30, 2022 4:38 PM University joins Ohio Export Internship Program, providing students real-world experiences while supporting state's workforce needs

  • Alumni Spotlight: Erin Schwiebert, Advanced Learning and Development Consultant, Marathon Petroleum Company Aug 11, 2022 12:00 PM Erin Schwiebert works as an advanced learning and development consultant at Marathon Petroleum Company LP (MPC) in Findlay, Ohio. Schwiebert is a two-time graduate of the Schmidthorst College of Business at Bowling Green State University and serves on the college’s Young Alumni Board, as well as the Findlay Community Diversity Equity and Inclusion Advisory Board, Findlay City Schools Diversity Equity and Belonging Committee, the Business Affiliates Board of the University of Findlay and the University of Findlay College of Business Advisory Board.

  • August 2022 Dean’s Message Aug 11, 2022 12:00 PM I would like to take this opportunity to share a little about myself, faculty research accomplishments, graduation milestones of our graduate programs, a snapshot of our fall incoming cohorts and an update on some new initiatives to support student success.

  • Dean's Co-curricular Series Fills Education Gaps With Industry-Recognized Certifications Aug 11, 2022 12:00 PM Technological change continues to increase along with the need for students to enhance their university education with application-specific skills. The dean's co-curricular series aims to support students in navigating the many industry-based digital badge and certification options through a fun and engaging atmosphere. Each month, the series will explore digital badges and certifications related to a common theme as a small cohort of students. Themes will include Lean Six Sigma, Microsoft Excel, cybersecurity, ethical leadership, Salesforce and Tableau. Each digital badge or certification will be led by an expert in that area and sponsored by the Schmidthorst College of Business to ensure access for all students. By enhancing their skills through these digital certifications, students will be able to demonstrate to employers both their drive for lifelong learning, as well as technical expertise on these platforms. This program will complement the experiential learning and digital badges already integrated into the curriculum, further ensuring our graduates are prepared to be leaders in their future careers.

  • Employer Spotlights Return to the William F. and Peggy L. Schmeltz Atrium Aug 11, 2022 12:00 PM This year, we are looking forward to hosting a wide variety of corporate partners in the William F. and Peggy L. Schmeltz Atrium as we enhance the opportunity for students to engage with industry leaders and learn more about potential business careers. Working across departments and with our active research centers and institutes, we will share with students from across campus the breadth of choices available for students who choose to pursue both majors and minors in business-related fields. Employers participating in an Employer Spotlight will share information about the organization's culture, unique industry perspectives, application of business techniques and their personal career paths to inspire students on their journeys. These spotlights will support students in the development of their professional networks and, hopefully, in preparing them for internships and full-time employment. If you or your organization would be interested in participating in an Employer Spotlight, please contact CoBDean@bgsu.edu.

  • Executive MBA (EMBA) Recruits a New Cohort of Impactful Leaders Aug 11, 2022 12:00 PM We are delighted to welcome the new cohort of executive MBA students arriving in the fall semester. The EMBA students have an average of 12 years of progressive career experience and represent a diverse range of companies and areas of professional expertise. Companies represented include JP Morgan Chase, Greenleaf Trust, Fiat Chrysler-Stellantis, First Solar, Kuhlman Corp., Owens Illinois, Materion, O-I, the American Chemical Society, Libbie LLC, Thyssen Krupp and others.

  • First Doctorate of Organization Development and Change Students Graduate! Aug 11, 2022 12:00 PM At BGSU's Schmidthorst College of Business, we are answering the call for innovative programs with a Doctorate in organization development and change (D.ODC), a three-year accelerated executive doctoral program specifically for busy professionals to achieve their goals without putting careers on hold This August, seven of the first cohort of students graduated from the program.

  • Helping HR Professionals Understand Career Satisfaction Aug 11, 2022 12:00 PM Professor Sherry Sullivan, supported by the O-I Professorship, is making an impact on the human resources management profession through her work exploring careers and career satisfaction.

  • Increasing Equity and Transparency in the Juvenile Justice System Through Artificial Intelligence Aug 11, 2022 12:00 PM Schmidthorst College of Business professor Trent Buskirk has been awarded a National Science Foundation Fairness in Artificial Intelligence grant in partnership with nonprofit Child Trends to explore how the juvenile justice system uses data analysis and risk assessment systems as part of the decision-making and recommendation processes.

  • Making an Impact on Healthcare Aug 11, 2022 12:00 PM Professor Arthur Yeh and Assistant Professor Amanda Cook are both making an impact on our healthcare system through the application of their work.

  • Online MBA Passes the 200th Graduate Milestone! Aug 11, 2022 12:00 PM The online MBA was launched two and a half years ago with a starting cohort of 32 students. We are excited to announce that after summer commencement, we have graduated 275 students from the program. Due to the online format, we have been able to extend our impact across the globe. We are proud to have new alumni from Washington state to Thailand. By the end of 2022, the program expects to have supported over 300 students in earning their MBA from the Schmidthorst College of Business.

  • Schmidthorst Student Extends BGSU Success in Spring 2022 Capsim International Global Competition Aug 11, 2022 12:00 PM BGSU Schmidthorst College of Business student Jacob Barga recently placed fifth in the Spring 2022 Capsim Foundation Challenge. Jacob's participation as a finalist marks the 10th semester in a row a BGSU student has earned finalist status in this competition. Worldwide, no other university has more Capsim Challenge finalists. Jacob competed against others from India, Turkey, Malaysia and the United States.

  • Undergraduate Programs Growing While Increasing Student Support and Access Aug 11, 2022 12:00 PM One of the strategic priorities for BGSU and the Schmidthorst College of Business is to serve our community through access to high-quality learning experiences. This year, we are working with partners across campus to increase supports for deciding students interested in exploring business. BGSU is also expanding access to the signature Life Design program where students have the opportunity to learn design thinking and work with a coach to apply these principles to personalize their University experience and design their unique career path. We are working on updating our introduction to business course to integrate core Life Design principles so all business students will build this competency.

  • Dr. Man Zhang Joins Executive Board of MBAA International as Board Member-At-Large May 25, 2022 8:00 AM Dr. Man Zhang, Professor, Department of Management has joined the Executive Board of MBAA International as Board Member-At-Large.

  • May 2022 Dean’s Message May 25, 2022 8:00 AM Greetings from the Schmidthorst College of Business at BGSU! We completed another successful academic year by celebrating Entrepreneurship Week, more commonly known as E-Week, and recognizing our outstanding seniors and faculty.

  • Amanda Cook wins the 2022 Faculty Excellence Award in Research Apr 29, 2022 12:00 PM The Leadership Council, an advisory board for the Schmidthorst College of Business, comprised of prominent alumni and friends, recognized Dr. Amanda Cook as the recipient of the 2022 Faculty Excellence Award in Research.

  • Schmidthorst College of Business Student Ambassadors Celebrate with a Senior Dinner and Reunion Apr 24, 2022 7:15 PM Schmidthorst College of Business Student Ambassadors, a student organization led by Dean Braun that works with current students, prospective students, and alumni, celebrated many successes.

  • BGSU Schmidthorst College of Business Celebrates Successful Entrepreneurship Week! Apr 24, 2022 5:00 PM Schmidthorst College celebrated another successful Entrepreneurship Week. Students, faculty, staff, and alumni week attended lunch and learns, panel discussions, presentations, and BGSU’s version of Shark Tank, The Hatch.

  • Schmidthorst College of Business Outstanding Faculty Recognized at Insiders’ Luncheon Apr 22, 2022 12:30 PM The Leadership Council, an advisory board comprised of prominent alumni and friends, hosted the Insiders’ Luncheon to present the Leadership Council Faculty Excellence Awards recognizing outstanding faculty in the Schmidthorst College. The Leadership Council presented Faculty Excellence Awards in teaching, research, and co-curricular activities with positive societal change. Each recipient received a plaque and an award of $5,000.

  • Four Alumni Inducted into the Paul J. Hooker Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership Hall of Fame Apr 21, 2022 9:30 AM Four Bowling Green State University alumni were inducted into the Paul J. Hooker Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership Hall of Fame on April 21, 2022. The inductees are Julie Brandle’93, Bruce Fisher’68, Mike Hart ‘94, and Eric Nowlin’82. The Hall of Fame recognizes BGSU graduates, honorary degree holders, and members of the regional community who have achieved distinction for founding, leading, or building a new business enterprise for five years or more.

  • Associate Dean Awarded Inaugural Chan Hahn Professorship in Supply Chain Management Apr 20, 2022 2:30 PM Janet Harley, PhD, Professor and Associate Dean of Schmidthorst Graduate Programs, Faculty Affairs, Budgeting and Research, was awarded the first Chan Hahn Professorship in Supply Chain Management. This endowed professorship was created to honor Dr. Chan Hahn, a well-respected advisor, career coach and father figure to a generation of BGSU supply chain and procurement operations students.

  • Emma Harris Receives 2022 Karl E. Vogt Outstanding Senior Award in Schmidthorst College of Business at BGSU Apr 19, 2022 3:30 PM Emma Harris was the recipient of the Karl E. Vogt Outstanding Senior Award, named in honor of a former dean of the Schmidthorst College. The Vogt award recognizes the top graduating senior who has demonstrated superior scholarship, participation, leadership, and excellence in campus and community activities.

  • Schmidthorst College of Business Student Extends BGSU Success in International Global Competition Apr 18, 2022 9:45 AM BGSU Schmidthorst College of Business (SCoB) student Layton Hauler who is specializing in information systems placed fifth in the Fall 2021 Capsim Foundation Challenge. In the challenge, students make decisions as an executive in a large business competing against other teams.

  • March 2022 Dean’s Message Mar 15, 2022 10:03 AM Greetings from the Schmidthorst College of Business! Students just finished taking midterms before enjoying their weeklong spring break. They’re now beginning the second half of the semester and hoping for warm weather to start soon!

  • The 2022 Young Women in Leadership Conference Kicks Off Women’s History Month Mar 14, 2022 3:08 PM On March 1st, BGSU student organizations held the second annual Young Women in Leadership (YWiL) Conference. This was the first fully in-person conference and drew in a crowd of over 150 students and professionals from various majors and career fields.

  • Student Organization Business Innovation and Technology (BIT) Gains Traction in The Schmidthorst College Mar 14, 2022 3:04 PM A student organization in the Schmidthorst College of Business, Business Innovation and Technology (BIT), has been making big strides this semester. Formally known as Information Systems Organization (ISO), BIT was reworked and reimagined by current undergraduate students in the Schmidthorst College.

  • BGSU Students Head to The National Collegiate Sales Competition Mar 14, 2022 2:56 PM The National Collegiate Sales Competition (NCSC) is a basic sales call skills challenge hosted for undergraduate students across the United States. This competition is considered one of the most prestigious sales competitions in the country.

  • Several new administrative staff members joined the Schmidthorst College of Business Mar 14, 2022 2:52 PM We are pleased to announce several new administrative staff members have joined the Schmidthorst College of Business

  • Meet the Second Half of the 2022 Hatchlings and Their Mentors Mar 14, 2022 2:45 PM Meet the Second Half of the 2022 Hatchlings and Their Mentors for the 2022 Hatch.

  • BGSU Students Earn First Place Amongst Ohio Colleges in MAPFRE Case Competition Mar 14, 2022 2:43 PM Schmidthorst College of Business students Vincent Zhang, Nikolas Geier, Lexi Knoll, and Ryan Brown found success at the MAPFRE Case Competition. The team placed first over teams from Kent State University, The University of Akron, and Mount Union University.

  • Schmidthorst Student Spotlight: What Did You Do Over Winter Break? Feb 10, 2022 2:41 PM After the Fall 2021 term, many Schmidhorst College of Business students found unique and exciting ways to spend their well-earned three-week breaks over the holidays.

  • Introducing the First Half of the 2022 Hatchlings and Mentors Feb 10, 2022 2:40 PM The lineup of budding entrepreneurs vying for funds to launch their businesses at The Hatch has been released! Meet the first half of this year's Hatchlings.

  • Meet the E-Week Keynote Speaker: Tom Morris, Best-Selling Author Feb 10, 2022 2:39 PM This year’s Sebo Series in Entrepreneurship keynote speaker is the celebrated philosopher Tom Morris, whose masterful book about adversity, "Plato's Lemonade Stand: Stirring Change into Something Great," inspired the 2022 E-Week’s theme of Turning Lemons into Lemonade.

  • Dean’s Message February 2022 Feb 10, 2022 2:32 PM Greetings from the Schmidthorst College of Business! Students, faculty and staff just enjoyed a three-week winter break to spend time with family and friends and recoup before the start of the spring semester.

  • Transfer athletes find ideal hockey-academics balance at BG Jan 26, 2022 2:57 PM Three Falcon Hockey team members are enrolled in the University's one-year MBA program, with their eyes set on careers in the business world once their days of playing competitive ice hockey end.

Updated: 04/07/2022 12:15PM