Nov 24, 2010 10:00 AM Former TPS superintendent to speak at BGSU
Dr. Eugene Sanders, CEO of the Cleveland Metropolitan School District since 2006 and former superintendent of Toledo Public Schools, will speak about "Transforming America's Schools" at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 30, in Bowling Green State University’s Bowen-Thompson Student Union Theater. A former BGSU faculty member, his talk is part of the College of Education and Human Development’s Centennial Lecture Series.
Nov 24, 2010 9:58 AM Experience Arts Extravaganza at BGSU
The Bowling Green State University School of Art will host its sixth annual Arts Extravaganza from 6-10 p.m. Friday, Dec. 3, at the campus Fine Arts Center. Showcasing BGSU’s arts programs, the evening offers community members a chance to do some holiday shopping while enjoying demonstrations, performances and hands-on activities.
Nov 23, 2010 10:01 AM Patterns in the brain topic of BGSU lecture
Do you ever have a song that gets stuck in your head, or a series of thoughts or memories that seem to keep playing over and over in your mind, like a broken record? These out-of-control mental patterns are thought to be due to learned activity patterns in sets (assemblies) of neurons.
Nov 22, 2010 10:04 AM BGSU Festival Series presents 'Sound of Christmas'
Bowling Green State University celebrates the holidays with “The Sound of Christmas” with the Empire Brass and Elisabeth von Trapp, at 8 p.m. Friday, Dec. 3, in Kobacker Hall of the Moore Musical Arts Center. The performance is the Louise F. Rees Memorial Concert.
Nov 17, 2010 10:09 AM BGSU Philharmonia gives final fall concert
The Bowling Green Philharmonia will present its final concert of the fall season at 8 p.m. Dec. 1 in Kobacker Hall of the Moore Musical Arts Center. Dr. Emily Freeman Brown, director of orchestral activities, will conduct the performance, which will include works by Samuel Adler, Samuel Barber and Hector Berlioz.
Nov 11, 2010 10:11 AM BGSU marks Native American Heritage Month
n honor of Native American Heritage Month, Bowling Green State University will offer a glimpse into contemporary Native Americans' lives with a series of programs Friday (Nov. 12). The event is organized by BGSU’s Native American Unity Council.
Nov 4, 2010 10:15 AM Community invited to BGSU Academic Convocation
Bowling Green State University would like to extend an invitation to the community to attend the Centennial Anniversary Academic Convocation at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 9, in Anderson Arena.
Nov 4, 2010 10:14 AM Cartwrights donate $50,000 to BGSU
Bowling Green State University President Dr. Carol Cartwright and her husband, Dr. G. Phillip Cartwright, have made a $50,000 contribution to the University.
Nov 4, 2010 10:13 AM BGSU Honors Program hosts Tuition Raffle
The Bowling Green State University Honors Program is holding a raffle with some unusual prizes — a full semester’s and half-semester’s tuition for BGSU Honors students. The Honors Program is hosting its 28th annual Tuition Raffle now through the end of January. Tuition Raffle is the second-largest student-run fund-raiser on campus.
Nov 4, 2010 10:12 AM Veterans get in free to BGSU-Miami game
Bowling Green State University is offering free tickets to community veterans and service members for the Nov. 10 home game against Miami, in honor of Veterans Day. In addition, veterans’ family members can buy tickets at the group rate of $8.
Nov 1, 2010 10:19 AM BGSU sociologist examines child well-being
In an article on "Marriage and Child Well-Being: Research and Policy Perspectives,” published this month by the Journal of Marriage and Family, Bowling Green State University sociologist Dr. Susan Brown states that children today are less likely to be born into a “traditional” family structure, defined as two biological married parents.
Nov 1, 2010 10:17 AM Baseball and American identity focus of new book
Long considered America’s “national pastime,” baseball can also be used to define the country’s identity post-9/11 and during the ongoing War on Terror. That’s the focus of a new book by Dr. Michael Butterworth of Bowling Green State University. “Baseball and the Rhetorics of Purity” was published last month by the University of Alabama Press.