Based on guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and U.S. Department of State, Bowling Green State University has suspended all University-supported travel to mainland China until further notice. Additional information is below and on BGSU's coronavirus webpage.
The U.S. Department of State has issued a Level 4: Do Not Travel advisory for China due to the novel coronavirus first identified in Wuhan, China.
According to the advisory, travelers should be prepared for travel restrictions with little or no advance notice; commercial carriers have reduced or suspended routes to and from China.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention continues a Level 3 advisory advising against nonessential travel.
We recommend that students, faculty and staff planning personal travel monitor the U.S. Department of State and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for the most current information.
Reminder of University inclement weather policy
In case of inclement weather, please remember to review the Emergency Cancellation, Delay and Closing Policy and Procedures.
February Professional Development Opportunities Catalog
The Office of Human Resources offers a variety of personal and professional development programs for employee growth and development. Trainings for 2020 have been categorized to align with "The Leadership Challenge" by James Kouzes and Barry Posner.
Register by using one-click registration. You will receive a confirmation email from BGSU Learning (Bridge) after registering; do not delete this email, it includes session handout materials. The email will also include a calendar attachment that will add the training session to your calendar when clicked.
For more information, contact the Office of Human Resources at 419-372-8421 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Take the Task Force on Diversity and Inclusion survey
The 2019 report, from the Task Force on Diversity and Inclusion, had one recommendation to adopt standard definitions for diversity, equity, and inclusion that reflect our institutional values. There were a series of open sessions conducted last week, if you are unable to stop in at the open feedback sessions, please go to the following link and submit your feedback for this survey. This survey has the same content as the open sessions:
Take the survey. Do not take this survey if you have already attended a session and submitted your feedback.
Dr. Sungho Cho recognized for work with law association
Dr. Sungho Cho has been named the Sport and Recreation Law Association's 2020 Herb Appenzeller Sport and Recreation Law Association Honor Award winner. Cho is an associate professor in the College of Education and Human Development's School of Human Movement, Sport and Leisure Studies.
This award is presented to an individual who has given outstanding service to the association. It will be presented to him during the SRLA Conference in Louisville, Kentucky, March 4-7. The association aims to further the study and dissemination of information regarding legal aspects of sport and recreation.