May 28, 2018 12:00 PM BGSU to offer digital forensics, cybersecurity courses using U.S. standards
BGSU Department of Computer Science faculty members Drs. Yan Wu and Sankar Roy are developing a digital forensics curriculum, designed to teach computer science students to use techniques and equipment to identify cyber criminals and their methods. They are creating courses, specializations and degree programs in line with the latest government standards.
May 22, 2018 6:00 PM BGSU and UT to grow independent nursing education programs
In order to meet the demand for more nurses in the region and across the country, BGSU and the University of Toledo will pursue independent nursing programs to educate additional health care providers. This change will not impact current BGSU nursing students and students beginning their studies in fall 2018.
May 21, 2018 11:00 AM BGSU ranks seventh in Midwest, 28th in nation for animation
BGSU ranks seventh in the Midwest and 28th nationally for animation schools and colleges, according to Animation Career Review’s annual rankings. BGSU also ranks seventh nationally among public school and colleges. In recent years, graduates have been hired by companies such as DreamWorks Animation, Blue Sky Studios, Blizzard and Apple.
May 21, 2018 11:00 AM BGSU senior Angel Alls-Hall wins state recognition
Bowling Green State University senior Angel Alls-Hal, a Civic Action Leader, was among 12 Ohio students selected as recipients of the Charles J. Ping Student Service Award. The award, given by Ohio Campus Compact, honors outstanding leadership and contributions to community service or service-learning on campus and within their communities.
May 21, 2018 11:00 AM Completing BGSU's eCampus program a long time coming for Alaska native
Commencement had a special meaning for eCampus student Dustin Absher, who was the first student to enroll in Bowling Green State University’s Air University Associate to Baccalaureate Cooperative program. The online program allows certain Community College of the Air Force graduates to finish their bachelor degree at BGSU.
May 18, 2018 2:00 PM A new insight into the beetle-fungus symbiosis
Dr. Vipaporn Phuntamart, an associate professor in biological sciences at Bowling Green State University, and doctoral students Gayathri Beligala and Satyaki Ghosh contributed to the paper “Symbiont selection via alcohol benefits fungus farming by ambrosia beetles,” which was recently published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.
May 15, 2018 5:12 PM 13ABC Features BGSU eCampus Students
BGSU eCampus Students Meet for First Time. Of the 454 BGSU master's candidates, at least one has never been to campus before. And get this: she's about to meet her best friend for the first time!
May 14, 2018 12:00 PM BGSU Dining offers cooking classes in its new teaching kitchen
Bowling Green State University's new Teaching Kitchen engages, educates and entertains the students, faculty, staff and the Bowling Green community through culinary experiences, demonstrations and tastings. Located inside The Oaks Dining Center, the Teaching Kitchen is an educational and fun way to learn vital, everyday skills.
May 14, 2018 12:00 PM Bail reform case is life-changing experience for BGSU criminologist
Dr. Stephen Demuth, a Bowling Green State University sociology professor, says being an expert witness in a federal civil rights case, ODonnell v. Harris County, that has significant ramifications for the American wealth-based pretrial detention system has been a life-changing experience for him.
May 9, 2018 8:46 PM Justin Harris shares the important lessons with BGSU Firelands graduates
Justin Harris addressed degree candidates for the Class of 2018 on May 5 at BGSU Firelands. Harris received his Associate of Applied Science in 2000 and his Bachelor of Applied Health Science in 2001, both from Bowling Green State University.
May 8, 2018 8:22 PM Identify your essence and reach out, author Beth Macy tells graduates
Best-selling author and prize-winning journalist Beth Macy, a 1986 Bowling Green State University graduate in journalism, advised degree candidates at the May 5 commencement ceremony to find happiness by defining what speaks to their essence, nurturing their own unique slant and engaging with their communities.
May 8, 2018 1:47 PM John Gawaluck ’73 shares recipe for achieving dreams with Class of 2018
John Gawaluck earned a bachelor of science degree in business administration from BGSU in 1973. He recently retired from EY after 41 years. EY, formerly Ernst & Young, is a multinational professional services firm. He addressed graduates of Graduate College and the colleges of Business and Health and Human Services.
May 7, 2018 5:15 PM Class of 2018 Success Stories: BGSU studio film experience elicits emotions, accolades
The screenplay for Bowling Green State University’s studio film experience is the loosely autobiographical story of senior film production student Brianna Smith. The overall process was unnerving, but eventually she realized being the first female student of color to have a screenplay selected was historic for the University and her.
May 7, 2018 3:30 PM James Bailey ’67 honored with a doctor of humane letters
James Bailey ’67 was presented an honorary doctor of humane letters during commencement May 5 at the Stroh Center. Bailey earned a Bachelor of Science degree in mathematics from BGSU and a master’s in mathematics from New York University. He had a distinguished career in the banking industry.
May 7, 2018 2:30 PM BGSU honors achievement at commencement
Degree candidates at Bowling Green State University’s commencement ceremonies May 4 and May 5 heard from alumni who have gone on to distinguished careers in business, writing and academia. The Bowling Green campus hosted three ceremonies in the Stroh Center.
May 7, 2018 4:00 AM Class of 2018 Success Stories: BGSU Honors student to enter competitive sales arena
Derwin Pritchett has a love for sports. He originally became aware of Bowling Green State University through its acclaimed sport management program. The Maryland native visited both BGSU and the University of Michigan before finally deciding to become a Falcon.
May 7, 2018 4:00 AM Class of 2018 Success Stories: Double major is walking his own musical path
Declan Wicks is graduating with degrees in world music and international studies. To many, the sounds of cars driving down a street or wind rustling through the trees may be background noise, but to Wicks these sounds can help define a city, but they also defined his time at BGSU.
May 7, 2018 4:00 AM Class of 2018 Success Stories: Job with Fortune 500 company awaits College of Business graduate
It’s a big deal to graduate from BGSU. It’s an even bigger deal when the graduate has a job waiting at a Fortune 500 company. Emily Hoersten is graduating with a degree in business - information systems and then she will start working for Marathon as a business analyst.
May 7, 2018 4:00 AM Class of 2018 Success Stories: Teaching a love of learning at BGSU
A two-year teaching commitment in Thailand is the final step in Kinsey Smith’s BGSU education, but it’s just the start of her work to inspire a love of lifelong learning in her students. Her decision to specialize in Adolescence to Young Adult Integrated Language Arts has paid unexpected dividends.
May 4, 2018 8:00 PM BGSU board extends partnerships for regional growth, development
As part of its commitment to contributing to regional growth, the BGSU trustees approved joint-use agreements for partnerships supporting community and student needs and regional growth, involving aviation studies, Cedar Fair, Perrysburg Heights Community Center and the Wood County Committee on Aging.
May 4, 2018 8:00 PM BGSU sets fall 2018 rates for its new Falcon Tuition Guarantee
At its May 4 meeting, the Bowling Green State University Board of Trustees approved a 5.9 percent increase in tuition and general fees for incoming, in-state undergraduate students on the Bowling Green campus. Beginning fall 2018, the Falcon Tuition Guarantee locks in costs for incoming undergraduates for their four-year undergraduate careers.
May 4, 2018 8:00 PM Donors’ names bestowed on campus spaces
The Bowling Green State University Board of Trustees approved the naming of two areas in the soon-to-be-renovated Robert W. and Patricia A. Maurer Center, the new home for the College of Business, and an area in the Stroh Center, BGSU’s convocation center and basketball arena.
May 4, 2018 8:00 PM New BGSU degrees targeted to workforce needs
The Bowling Green State University Board of Trustees at its May 4 meeting approved new degrees: a Bachelor of Science in technical and applied studies, at BGSU Firelands; a Master of Health Care Administration, and master’s and Ph.D. degree programs in data science.
May 2, 2018 7:45 PM Jennie Gallimore Named Dean Of College Of Technology, Architecture And Applied Engineering
Dr. Jennie Gallimore, associate dean and a professor in the College of Engineering and Computer Science at Wright State University, has been selected as dean of the College of Technology, Architecture and Applied Engineering effective June 28.
May 2, 2018 7:40 PM James Ciesla To Lead College Of Health And Human Services
Dr. James Ciesla, associate dean for research and resources in the College of Health and Human Sciences at Northern Illinois University, has been selected as the new dean for the College of Health and Human Services at Bowling Green State University.