Donna Greenwald

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Donna Greenwald

  • Position: Teaching Professor & Coordinator of Effective Business Communication Course
  • Phone: (419) 372-9531
  • Email: donnalg@bgsu.edu
  • Address: 343 Maurer Center

Donna Greenwald is a teaching professor in the Department of Marketing and has been in the Schmidthorst College of Business for more than 20 years. Her primary teaching area is business communication, although she has taught the Introduction to Business and BizX Applied Business Experience Lab courses.

Ms. Greenwald earned a bachelor’s degree from Bowling Green State University in broadcast journalism and two masters from her alma mater - Master of Arts in English, specializing in Technical Writing, and Master’s in Education, specializing in Career & Technology Education.

Her most recent innovative teaching project includes “Connecting with Companies for Experiential Learning” where employers write case studies based on typical business problem-solving scenarios and then she has students work in teams to write messages based on the cases. Employers come into the classroom to share feedback about the student messages.

Ms. Greenwald was honored with the 2017 Faculty Excellence Award in Teaching presented by the Schmidthorst College of Business Leadership Council. She co-chaired the Committee to Advance Teaching & Learning for nearly four years. Prior to teaching, she worked for 20 years in the fields of broadcasting, non-profits, and private industry.

EDUCATION

Master's in Education, specializing in Career & Technology Education, Bowling Green State University, 2003

M.A. in English (Specialization in Technical Writing), Bowling Green State University, 1982

B.S. in Broadcast Journalism, Cum Laude, Bowling Green State University, 1979

ACADEMIC POSITIONS

  • Teaching Professor, Bowling Green State University, 2020
  • Lecturer Bowling Green State University, 2014-2020
  • Lecturer, Bowling Green State University, 2014
  • Instructor, Bowling Green State University, 1998 – 2014
  • Instructor, Owens Community College, 1996 – 1998
  • Instructor, University of Toledo, 1995 – 1997

SELECTED AWARDS

  • 2017 Leadership Council's Faculty Excellence Award for Teaching
  • Nominee for Schmidthorst College of Business Faculty Service Award (2012)
  • Nominee for Schmidthorst College of Business Undergraduate Teaching Award (2009 & 2003)
  • 2009 Silver Addy Award (Advertising Club of Toledo) 2008 Schmidthorst College of Business Annual Report

PUBLISHED ARTICLES

Greenwald, D. and Flora, S. “Built for Learning: Bowling Green State University opens a new business facility designed for the ways students learn in the 21st century.” AACSB Insights. May 25, 2021. https://www.aacsb.edu/insights/2021/may/built-for-learning

CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS

  • Conference Presentation – “Connecting with Employers for Experiential Learning”, Association for Business Communication International Conference, Detroit, MI. October 2019.
  • Association for Business Communication Regional Meeting – October 2010 – “How Social Media is Changing the World of Business Communication”
  • Business Communication
  • Public relations
  • Public speaking
  • Marketing
  • News reporting
  • Fundraising
  • Career planning
  • Innovative teaching
  • Experiential learning

PUBLISHED ARTICLES

Greenwald, D. and Flora, S. “Built for Learning: Bowling Green State University opens a new business facility designed for the ways students learn in the 21st century.” AACSB Insights. May 25, 2021. https://www.aacsb.edu/insights/2021/may/built-for-learning

Updated: 05/19/2022 04:46PM