October

  • Oct 28, 2010 10:20 AM WBGU-PBS hosts live premiere of documentary
    The live broadcast premiere of the WBGU-PBS documentary “Bowling Green Women’s Basketball: A Legacy of Excellence” will take place at 9 p.m. Monday, Nov. 1, on WBGU-TV HD channel 27.1, Bowling Green State University’s Public Broadcasting System television station.

  • Oct 27, 2010 10:21 AM BGSU opera students to perform 'Iolanthe'
    Students and alumni from Bowling Green State University Opera Theater will present Gilbert and Sullivan’s comic opera “Iolanthe” at 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 5, and Saturday, Nov. 6, in the Wooster Center, 1124 E. Wooster St. in Bowling Green.

  • Oct 26, 2010 10:23 AM Award-winning teacher speaks at BGSU
    LouAnne Johnson, author of My Posse Don’t Do Homework and Teaching Outside the Box, will speak at 7 p.m. Thursday (Oct. 28) in the Bowen-Thompson Student Union Theater. Johnson, whose My Posse book was made into the 1995 film “Dangerous Minds” starring Michelle Pfeiffer, is a nationally acclaimed teacher who previously was an award-winning U.S. Navy journalist and Marine Corps officer.

  • Oct 26, 2010 10:22 AM ‘Latino Images’ theme of BGSU Conference
    Latino images will be explored tomorrow (Oct. 27) at Bowling Green State University during the 17th annual Latino Issues Conference. Comprising discussion sessions, a keynote speaker and a Mexican and Puerto Rican-themed luncheon, the conference will provide a daylong look at the lives of Latinos in America.

  • Oct 21, 2010 10:26 AM BGSU in ‘constructive’ relationship with city park
    The new Simpson Garden Park on Wintergarden Road in Bowling Green is being enhanced, thanks to Bowling Green State University students in construction management classes. Their work represents the first formal affiliation between a BGSU academic department and an outside organization for the purpose of service-learning.

  • Oct 20, 2010 10:28 AM BGSU rallies to ‘Take Back the Night’
    Bowling Green State University students and community members are joining with their counterparts around the world on Friday, Oct. 22, to “Take Back the Night.” Women and men will join in solidarity for a rally, march and speak-out to promote ending violence against women.

  • Oct 18, 2010 10:46 AM Real estate seminar focuses on customer service
    In this tough housing market, area real estate professionals need a competitive advantage. The Institute for Excellence in Services (IES) at Bowling Green State University will focus on the importance of successful customer service skills in its annual marketing seminar. “Successfully Service Real Estate Customers” will run from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Oct. 28 in the Bowen-Thompson Student Union.

  • Oct 18, 2010 10:45 AM Sustainability expert keynote speaker for event
    A pioneer in the sustainability movement will be the keynote speaker for the Ray Marvin Leadership Summit to be held at Bowling Green State University on Oct. 25. Darcy Winslow will discuss “Sustainable Inspiration – Leading from the Edge” at 4 p.m. in the Lenhart Grand Ballroom of the Bowen-Thompson Student Union.

  • Oct 18, 2010 10:42 AM Conference to provide forum for sustainability
    From the food we eat to the buildings we build and the ways in which we teach, the concept of sustainability permeates our lives but is not always a conscious part of our education.

  • Oct 12, 2010 10:53 AM New Music Festival draws eclectic mix
    Bowling Green State University’s 31st annual New Music Festival will showcase the work of more than 25 guest composers and performers October 21-23. The international festival includes concerts, lectures and workshops.

  • Oct 12, 2010 10:51 AM BGSU, UT study wind turbines’ impact on birds, bats
    Just six miles outside Bowling Green, off Route 6, four wind turbines rise into the sky. They are the largest turbines in the state that feed into an electric grid, and the focus of a massive collaborative research project between Bowling Green State University and the University of Toledo. Faculty and students from both schools are looking at the effects of these turbines on bird and bat migration.

  • Oct 12, 2010 10:51 AM ODK students lead University ‘back to our roots’
    Students in Bowling Green State University’s Omicron Delta Kappa chapter are leading a campus “Back to our Roots” fund-raising effort to help keep St. John’s Wood in Wintergarden Park a nature preserve—and out of the hands of developers.

  • Oct 11, 2010 10:56 AM BGSU hosts Musical Discovery Day
    Bowling Green State University’s College of Musical Arts will hold its annual Musical Discovery Day on Monday, Oct. 18, beginning at 9 a.m. in the Moore Musical Arts Center.

  • Oct 11, 2010 10:55 AM BGSU Young People’s Concerts series begins
    This year’s Young People’s Concerts series at Bowling Green State University will begin Saturday (Oct. 16) with “Wishing on a Star,” a presentation by the musical theater program in the College of Musical Arts.

  • Oct 9, 2010 10:40 AM Acclaimed opera educator presents master class
    Bowling Green State University’s College of Musical Arts will host nationally heralded opera educator Ann Baltz, the founder of OperaWorks, from Oct. 24-26.

  • Oct 5, 2010 10:59 AM 'Silent Witnesses' to be unveiled
    In recognition of Domestic Violence Awareness Month, the Bowing Green State University Women's Center will host the unveiling of the 2010 collection of the northwest Ohio chapter of the Silent Witness Project. The event will take place at 6:30 p.m. Oct. 14 at the Zoar Lutheran Church, 314 E. Indiana Ave.,
in Perrysburg.

  • Oct 5, 2010 10:59 AM BGSU faculty authors guide for architects
    For an architect, a standard resume or portfolio is not an adequate introduction when presenting him- or herself to potential clients. Not only are the finished products important to share, but also the process by which the architect works—and that is more difficult to convey.

  • Oct 4, 2010 11:02 AM BGSU and Arbor Day Foundation plant trees
    Bowling Green State University and the Arbor Day Foundation are coming together to make campus look a little greener.

  • Oct 4, 2010 11:01 AM Firefighters enhance skills at State Fire School
    More than 100 firefighters will be coming to State Fire School at Bowling Green State University this week to get the most up-to-date, hands-on training.

  • Oct 1, 2010 11:03 AM Same-sex partners to receive health benefits
    The Bowling Green State University Board of Trustees voted at its Oct. 1 meeting to extend health care benefits to same-sex partners of University employees beginning Jan. 1. In addition, children and same-sex domestic partners will have access to the same BGSU educational fee waiver and leave programs, such as sick leave and Family Medical Leave, as do employee spouses and dependent children.