September

  • Sep 30, 2013 9:02 AM The benefits of interval training
    Interval training is a well-known way to get the maximum benefits of exercise in the shortest amount of time. New research shows that when it comes to running, women may get more out of high intensity interval training (HIIT) than their male counterparts.

  • Sep 30, 2013 9:01 AM Mascaro on 'reinventing the news'
    It all started in 1987. Dr. Tom Mascaro, then a graduate student at the University of Michigan, received a small grant to do a study of documentaries. So he traveled to Silver Spring, Md., to stay with some friends for free while he trekked to Washington, D.C., in search of a subject for his study. That's where he met documentary producer Bob Rogers.

  • Sep 30, 2013 9:01 AM BGSU alumni keep Ohio company rolling along
    It's a company that prides itself on keeping our highways safer by developing and manufacturing leading-edge products and systems for the tractor-trailers and other commercial vehicles you see on the road every day. It's a trailblazing company that saturates itself with talented employees whose skills are developed, among other ways, through co-op assignments and development programs in areas such as finance, supply chain and engineering. And it's a company that stands at 29 and counting in BGSU alumni, including president and CEO Joe McAleese '81 and '82.

  • Sep 26, 2013 2:15 PM Vision and reality in electronic textbooks
    More publishers than ever are pushing colleges and universities away from printed books and into electronic textbooks. But Dr. Byron Brown, Professor Emeritus of Economics at Michigan State University, says today’s e-texts are technologically backwards and overpriced.

  • Sep 23, 2013 2:16 PM Best-selling author to keynote BGSU Day of Statistics
    In recognition of the importance and contributions of statistics to society, the United Nations has designated 2013 as the International Year of Statistics.

  • Sep 23, 2013 9:05 AM Theresa Brand, 2013 Parent of the Year
    Theresa Brand has held many titles over the years; this past weekend during the BGSU vs. Murray State football game, she added "Parent of the Year" to her list of accolades.

  • Sep 23, 2013 9:05 AM Falcon players, coaches are big fans of The Fanatics
    When Lucas Zerkle attended his first sporting events four years ago as a BGSU freshman, he noticed right away that the student-athletes were talented, the facilities were fine and the tradition here was deep and rich.

  • Sep 23, 2013 9:03 AM BGSU's got 'top' talent
    When most Americans think about extreme talent, shows like "Dancing with the Stars" or "American Idol" come to mind. Who can forget Apolo Anton Ohno and Julianne Hough's energizing samba performance, or watching Carrie Underwood emerge to become a multi-platinum selling recording artist? Yet each weekend devotees of classical music across America tune into their local National Public Radio station to enjoy the talent of a very different kind of performer -classical music's most gifted emerging young stars - on the acclaimed radio show "From the Top."

  • Sep 23, 2013 9:03 AM Reunited: Alumni of '73, '63 excited to see old friends at Homecoming
    Reconnecting with old friends is a highlight during any BGSU Homecoming, but doing so this year will be especially significant for graduates of the Classes of 1963 and 1973. Alumni of those years are invited to celebrate their 50th and 40th Reunion year during special events held Homecoming Weekend, Friday October 4 and Saturday October 5.

  • Sep 19, 2013 2:17 PM New research shows benefit of interval training for women
    Interval training is a well-known way to get the maximum benefits of exercise in the shortest amount of time. New research shows that when it comes to running, women may get more out of high intensity interval training (HIIT) than their male counterparts.

  • Sep 17, 2013 2:18 PM ‘Born to Run’ author to visit BGSU
    For centuries, the Tarahumara Indians of Mexico’s Copper Canyon have practiced techniques that allow them to run hundreds of miles without rest and chase down anything from a deer to an Olympic marathoner. Their story is at the heart of “Born to Run: A Hidden Tribe, Superathletes, and the Greatest Race the World Has Never Seen,” by Christopher McDougall. McDougall will visit Bowling Green State University Oct. 1.

  • Sep 16, 2013 9:08 AM Lights, Camera, Robots
    Weigl Works's credit card statement included a roller coaster car, robotic components, last minute flights and a lot of snacks at theme parks, which led representatives at American Express to inquire about the business operated by two Falcon alumni.

  • Sep 16, 2013 9:08 AM My Summer Experience: Latifat Owe
    I spent my summer interning with Owens Corning at their world headquarters in Toledo. Owens Corning (OC) is a market leading fiberglass manufacturer. Their product line extends from home insulation to car parts. I had a very interesting experience as a supply chain intern for this company. My summer began on May 20 with about 50 other interns who were all equally as anxious I was to find out the projects and people they would be working with all summer.

  • Sep 16, 2013 9:07 AM My Summer Experience: Stephanie Loomis
    How do you summarize a summer full of experiences, travel, people, and places that surpass any expectations I could have ever had? I'll give it a try.

  • Sep 16, 2013 9:06 AM My Summer Experience: Stephanie Michel
    I fell in love with diving when I was 14, but I never really had the time to pursue it until I got offered a dive internship. In January I moved down to Key Largo to work at Rainbow Reef Dive Center for seven months.

  • Sep 10, 2013 2:20 PM BGSU president to give State of the University address
    Bowling Green State University President Mary Ellen Mazey will give her 2013 State of the University address at 11 a.m. Sept. 17 in the Donnell Theatre at the Wolfe Center for the Arts.

  • Sep 9, 2013 2:21 PM BGSU marks Constitution Day with talk on individual rights
    The annual September commemoration of Constitution Day gives citizens the opportunity to reflect on the document that gave shape to the original United States and continues to shape its development as a nation today.

  • Sep 9, 2013 9:12 AM My Summer Experience: Candice Cotton
    My summer experience consisted of long nights, fun weekends, hardships and struggles, but also triumphs and lifelong friendships.

  • Sep 9, 2013 9:11 AM My Summer Experience: Kevin Lewis
    This summer was one of the most eventful summers I have had as a BG Falcon. Each summer since becoming a student here, I have had the pleasure of staying on campus, which is why I love the school so much. Earlier this year, I had no idea what I wanted to do this summer. Nevertheless, I knew I wanted to do something meaningful and worthwhile, so I applied for a position as Residential Mentor in the Upward Bound program.

  • Sep 9, 2013 9:10 AM My Summer Experience: Mike Reilly
    During the summers of 2011 and 2012, I worked as an Orientation Leader and loved every minute of it, but I wanted to try something new for 2013. I have always appreciated nature and the unlimited possibilities of the outdoors, so I wanted to experience it firsthand.

  • Sep 9, 2013 9:09 AM My Summer Experience: Morgan Ward
    My summer was spent as an intern on the TV show "Pawn Stars." This meant going to live in Las Vegas for two months, be away from everyone I knew and work on the show.

  • Sep 2, 2013 9:15 AM Exploring Bowling Green
    As the beginning of a new school year gets underway, the Bowling Green State University campus is filled with excitement for students living on their own for the first time and for those who couldn’t wait to return. Each year brings new adventures and experiences in the place that most consider their home away from home. Happily for all, both the campus and the community offer a variety of things to do and places to visit.

  • Sep 2, 2013 9:15 AM My Summer Experience: Ryan Albrecht
    An image of a man holding up a skull, looking into where its eyes used to be, and speaking the famous lines “to be, or not to be.” That is the standard image people come up with when I tell them that not only am I a theatre major, but that I also have a great love for William Shakespeare’s works.

  • Sep 2, 2013 9:14 AM My Summer Experience: Andrew Nardella
    The famous iPhone jingle at 5:30 in the morning jump-starts my morning routine five days a week. After my daily cup of coffee, I greet my fellow interns, engineers, superintendents, and managers and their enthusiastic early morning faces.

  • Sep 2, 2013 9:13 AM My Summer Experience: Hayley Milne
    Hayley Milne rubbed elbows with some of the most notable country music stars during a co-op that was a dream come true.

  • Sep 2, 2013 9:13 AM My Summer Experience: Kelsey Morgan
    I recently spent eight weeks of my summer in Dublin, Ireland, interning for an organization called Bully 4U, an anti-bullying service for Irish schools.

  • Sep 2, 2013 9:12 AM My Summer Experience: Zeke Gonzalez
    This summer I attended and completed my first session of training at Marine Corps Officer Candidates School (OCS) in Quantico, Virginia.