Aug 31, 2010 11:38 AM BGSU named ‘veteran-friendly campus’
Transitioning from life on a military base to life on a college campus can be a mission in itself.
Aug 24, 2010 11:45 AM WBGU-PBS chronicles BGSU women's basketball
Women’s basketball at Bowling Green State University has come a long way since its earliest beginnings in 1918, when two literary societies began playing against each other.
Aug 24, 2010 11:44 AM BGSU names interim Chief Information Officer
Bowling Green State University has named an interim Chief Information Officer (CIO). John Ellinger will begin his two-year appointment Sept. 1.
Aug 23, 2010 11:46 AM BGSU breaks enrollment records
Classes started today (Aug. 23) at Bowling Green State University’s main campus and BGSU Firelands, and thanks to substantial enrollment gains there is plenty of news to celebrate at both locations.
Aug 19, 2010 11:47 AM BGSU freshmen start move-in Friday
Tomorrow (Aug. 20), Bowling Green State University will welcome the second largest freshman class in its history to campus. Move-in begins at 8 a.m. and will continue throughout the day.
Aug 17, 2010 11:54 AM BGSU seminars offer tools to help leaders succeed
“Contextual Intelligence for Leadership Development,” half-day seminars offered by Bowling Green State University at its Levis Commons site, will help leaders learn to manage the business environment so their organizations can survive and succeed amid rapid change. The seminars, led by Dr. Matthew Kutz of BGSU’s College of Education and Human Development, will focus on leadership skills for medical and health, business and industry, and public administration professionals.
Aug 17, 2010 11:53 AM State Fire School returns to BGSU campus this fall
For more than 35 years, firefighters have been coming to State Fire School at Bowling Green State University to get the most up-to-date, hands-on training.
Aug 17, 2010 11:48 AM BGSU lauded again in U.S. News and World Report
The undergraduate experience is a primary focus for Bowling Green State University, and once again its efforts have been recognized in U.S. News and World Report’s “America’s Best Colleges.”
Aug 16, 2010 11:58 AM BGSU offers professional development programs
Today’s business world presents a specific set of challenges. Bowling Green State University’s Continuing and Extended Education offers classes to help supervisors, managers and trainers meet those challenges.
Aug 16, 2010 11:56 AM BGSU artist’s necklace now part of art museum
The Toledo Art Museum has recently purchased something of “Substance” for its permanent collection. BGSU artist Masako Onodera’s oversized necklace of oblong glass globules strung on silk cord is part of the 92nd annual Toledo Area Artists Exhibition. It was selected to be part of the collection by Dr. Jutta-Annette Page, TMA curator of glass and decorative arts.
Aug 13, 2010 12:00 PM Community Education classes scheduled
Bring out your inner glass artist, put on your dancing shoes and let your kids get their hands dirty this fall by taking one of the many classes offered through Continuing and Extended Education at Bowling Green State University.
Aug 12, 2010 12:02 PM BGSU Lively Arts Calendar, Aug. 25-Sept. 1, 2010
BGSU Lively Arts Calendar, Aug. 25-Sept. 1, 2010
Aug 11, 2010 12:04 PM University Choral Society seeks members
The College of Musical Arts at Bowling Green State University is holding open auditions for the 2010-11 season of the University Choral Society.
Aug 11, 2010 12:03 PM BGSU board chooses firm for presidential search
The Bowling Green State University Board of Trustees has chosen the executive search firm of Heidrick and Struggles to lead the search for its next president. The trustees approved the choice at their annual retreat Aug. 6.
Aug 10, 2010 12:05 PM BGSU donates dining hall to Lake Schools
The construction of another new dining hall on Bowling Green State University’s campus is benefitting Lake Township Schools. Chartwells Higher Education Dining Services, which runs dining services at BGSU and Lake, is donating the contents of the now defunct Commons Dining Center to Lake. The school will receive everything from a double convection oven to tables and chairs and even serving spoons. Commons is being demolished later this year to make way for a new dining center.
Aug 5, 2010 12:07 PM K-3 teachers learn students are ‘RIPE’ for science
Elementary-grade schoolteachers from Toledo and Lima are on campus this week beefing up their knowledge of the physical sciences and learning age-appropriate, active teaching strategies for imparting that knowledge to their young students.
Aug 5, 2010 12:06 PM BGSU students participate in leadership retreat
Every year since 2001, a group of select Bowling Green State University students have participated in a Student Leadership Retreat. The students are chosen from various campus organizations. This year’s retreat starts Monday, Aug. 9, and runs through Wednesday, Aug. 11, in Lakeside.
Aug 3, 2010 12:13 PM Medical Mutual of Ohio gift enhances BGSU health, wellness programs
Bowling Green State University and its Center of Excellence in Health and Wellness Across the Lifespan received a huge shot in the arm recently with a donation of nearly $500,000 from Medical Mutual of Ohio.
Aug 2, 2010 12:16 PM New public art work installed at Huntington Arena
The Maumee River is flowing on the wall of the new Huntington Center in downtown Toledo — a river of colorful recycled plastic toys, kitchen utensils and more. Titled “Re-surgence,” the new public artwork was created by a team from Bowling Green State University and is being installed this week. The Arts Commission of Greater Toledo selected the BGSU proposal through a competitive national process as part of its Art in Public Places program.
Aug 2, 2010 12:15 PM BGSU celebrates 268th summer commencement
On Saturday, Aug. 7, Bowling Green State University will honor its summer graduates with a commencement ceremony at 9 a.m. on the University Hall lawn. Over 1,200 diplomas will be awarded, including 641 degrees granted through the Graduate College.
Aug 2, 2010 12:14 PM Inspiring students prepare for summer commencement
On August 7, more than 1200 students at Bowling Green State University will receive their diplomas as part of summer commencement. The ceremony is at 9 a.m. on the University Hall lawn.
Aug 1, 2010 12:13 PM $1.3 million grant boosts BGSU RNA research
A group of Bowling Green State University researchers is immersed in a project that expands our knowledge base about genes. Their work translates existing information into a form that tells biologists more about the organisms they study.