Aug 31, 2011 3:26 PM BGSU names new Chief Communications Officer
Robin Gerrow, assistant vice president in the Office of Public Affairs at The University of Texas at Austin, will be Bowling Green State University’s next Chief Communications Officer, President Mary Ellen Mazey has announced. Gerrow will join Marketing and Communications Sept. 30.
Aug 29, 2011 3:28 PM Manning, Brown journal article named best of year
Summer has not been a vacation for sociologists Drs. Susan Brown and Wendy Manning, co-directors of the National Center for Family and Marriage Research (NCFMR) at Bowling Green State University. Capping off a busy season of research and conference-hosting, the two were presented the inaugural Article of the Year Award from the American Sociological Association’s Section on Sociology of the Family for the best journal article published in the past three years.
Aug 26, 2011 3:30 PM Community invited to explore new dining center
Bowling Green State University will open the doors of one of its new dining centers to the community Aug. 30.
Aug 25, 2011 3:31 PM BGSU Festival Series redraws musical limits
Concert-goers at Bowling Green State University’s 2011-12 Festival Series will expand their musical boundaries with performances ranging from inspired improvisation to classical formality.
Aug 15, 2011 3:39 PM Diamante Awards to be handed out Sept. 23
Leaders in the northwest Ohio Latino community will be recognized Sept. 23 during the 22nd annual Diamante Awards at Bowling Green State University. Each year, a deserving youth, adult, professional, corporation/community agency and “friend of the Latino community” is honored.
Aug 15, 2011 3:37 PM BGSU Choral Society holds auditions
The College of Musical Arts at Bowling Green State University will hold open auditions for the 2011-12 season of the University Choral Society (UCS), a large chorus consisting of both University and community singers.
Aug 15, 2011 3:34 PM An American comes to the defense of French
A new book by Dr. R-J. Berg, an associate professor of French at Bowling Green State University, is already causing waves. “Péril en la demeure, Regards d’un Américain sur la langue française (Time Is of the Essence: An American’s Views on the French Language),” published in French for a French audience by Éditions France Univers, is a rallying cry for the preservation of the language Berg has come to love and to which he has devoted much of his professional activity.
Aug 11, 2011 3:41 PM A dunk-in for donuts, charity
On Aug. 18 it will be time to make the donuts at Bowling Green State University. BGSU Dining is celebrating the opening of the new dining center The Oaks and its Dunkin’ Donuts franchise with a sit-in benefiting BGSU Dance Marathon.
Aug 10, 2011 3:42 PM Commencement speaker takes remarkable journey
A young man stands in the office of Pan American Airlines in Seoul, hoping to fly to Ohio. He has a scholarship to attend Bowling Green State University but no money for a plane ticket. Impressed with the man’s earnestness, the manager issues the ticket on credit and the young man agrees to repay the loan monthly.
Aug 1, 2011 3:44 PM President Mazey to preside over first commencement
Bowling Green State University will hold its 271st graduation ceremonies at 9 a.m. this Saturday (Aug. 6) on the lawn in front of University Hall, with new President Mary Ellen Mazey presiding. The total number of diplomas being awarded is 1,135, including 537 degrees granted through the Graduate College. Seventy-two undergraduates will receive their degrees with honors signifying meritorious academic achievement.