BGSU Firelands Student Government is hosting a toy drive! Please bring new, unopened toys for children aged 1-12. BGSU Firelands students who donate will receive a $10 Amazon Gift Card (for first 20 student donations, only currently enrolled students eligible). Drop off donations at Circular Drive near North Building and Foundation Hall. You can also [...]
We’re here in Downtown Sandusky at the new Cedar Fair Resort and Attraction Management facility - complete with academic spaces and Falcon Point Lofts where our students can both live and learn! Join us for this exclusive tour with current RAAM student, Alex. Click here to watch
· 2020 has been deemed the Year of the Nurse, so we are celebrating BGSU's nurses! Next month, our first co-hort of the RN to BSN online program will graduate. We are so proud of everything they have accomplished, especially during COVID-19. We will be featuring some of these students throughout this month and next [...]
BGSU Firelands raised $1,750 for the Student Emergency Fund and 220 lbs. of food during the Harvest Fest Nonperishable and Monetary Donation Drive! Thank you to all of our supporters and those who donated! #HarvestFest #Donate
Join us as we celebrate the opening of the Falcon Point Lofts, the home of the University's recently launched Cedar Fair Resort and Attraction Management Program. As part of the ceremony, leaders from the City of Sandusky - Government, Marous Development Group and Cedar Point will share the impact of this innovative public-private partnership on [...]
We know this is a difficult time and that is why BGSU is offering a free application to all students. This is a $45 savings — a token of our appreciation for students who are still considering further education through Bowling Green State University. Apply here today!
Join us for an in-depth conversation into the investigation of the JFK assassination - a pivotal event in our nation's history that has influenced the public's trust in government and the quest for the truth. The panel will include JFK scholar and BGSU alumna, Judge C. Ellen Connally, Warren Commission attorney, Judge Burt Griffin, and [...]
Join Student Engagement, Diversity and Inclusion on BGSU Fireland's Instagram @officialbgsufirelands for a virtual conversation with Arykah Carter, is a board member of TransOhio.org, a statewide transgender advocacy and education organization. She believes that she has a story to be told that will encourage, support, and advocate for others in the Trans Community. Arykah is a [...]
See what the inaugural class is studying at BGSU Cedar Point. Click here to read the Sandusky Register article.
BGSU's annual day of giving is October 1-2! BGSU One Day: Homecoming Edition is our chance to embrace the spirit of Homecoming as we give back and pay forward in support of our students. Join Dr. Rodney K. Rogers - BGSU President and visit bgsu.edu/oneday to show your support! Be sure to also follow and [...]
Students can apply for the 2021-2022 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) beginning this Thursday, Oct. 1. In order to qualify for any financial aid, it is required that students complete this application every year. Apply by January 15, 2021 to qualify for maximum financial aid. Visit www.fafsa.gov.
Our 2020 “Voices of Democracy” virtual series begins this week and will explore issues surrounding the 2020 presidential election, including the economy, politics, race and more. Registration is required. Click here to register and learn more.
The Social Work department is planning something fun and we would love to have you join us. Join BGSU Firelands Intro to Social Work and Practice 1 students as we partner with the Stand Steady Coalition to raise awareness about National Fall Prevention Awareness Week September 21st - 25th, 2020. You can walk your 1K [...]
Thank you Caryl Crane Youth Theatre for the special shout out! Check it out here.
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Save the date! BGSU One Day is 2 weeks away! In March, we made the decision to postpone BGSU One Day scheduled to take place April 7-8 because of the COVID-19 crisis. BGSU One Day: Homecoming Edition, is now rescheduled for October 1-2! Homecoming Week at BGSU is a time for all of us to [...]
We are happy to announce that ElderCollege will be able to host remote courses for Fall 2020. The list includes several courses on our regular Fall schedule that will be delivered to in your home via our remote technologies (Webex and Zoom). We have also included some courses that will be offered, at no cost [...]
BGSU Chief Health Officer Ben Batey provides a weekly update on BGSU's response to COVID-19. Additional updates and this weeks briefing can be found here.
Explore our programs, attend a live webinar, take a virtual tour or apply today, and take advantage of the FREE application! Check out our career-ready programs that are affordable, convenient, and close to home here.
If you missed last night's Latina/o/x Heritage Month Kick-Off event with poet Carlos Andrés Gómez , check out a recording of the livestream on his YouTube channel. Click here to view.
This Friday, Sept. 18 join us for A Day of Dialogue as we engage in a discussion on our responsibility as a public university to address the challenges we face with race. This daylong event will explore a variety of topics that help raise awareness we must have to change the culture around how we [...]
BGSU Chief Health Officer Ben Batey provides a weekly update on BGSU's response to COVID-19. Visit bgsu.edu/forwardfalcons for updated information.
Join Student Engagement, Diversity and Inclusion on BGSU Fireland's Instagram @officialbgsufirelands on September 16 from 12:30 - 1pm for a virtual conversation with Joey Oteng, a Columbus-based social justice educator and J.D. candidate. Oteng is a current law student at Ohio State University and uses social media to deliver virtual training and exploration of power, [...]
BG Firelands will be hosting Latino/a/x Heritage Month Kick Off: Slam Poet Carlos Andrés Góme on September 15 from 7-8pm on Zoom. Carlos Andrés Gómez is a Colombian American poet, speaker, actor, and author of Fractures, winner of the Felix Pollak Prize in Poetry, Hijito, winner of the Broken River Prize, Foreword INDIES Gold Medal, [...]
Join Student Engagement, Diversity and Inclusion on Thursday, September 10 at 12:30pm on BGSU Fireland's Instagram @officialbgsufirelands for a virtual conversation with Damien McClendon, a Cleveland-based poet. Recipient of the 2018 Cleveland Arts Prize On the Verge fellowship for literature, Damien's work speaks to the experience of being a Black father, artist and teacher in [...]
Explore our programs, attend a live webinar, or apply today and take advantage of the FREE application! Check out our career-ready programs that are affordable, convenient, and close to home here.
Join Student Engagement, Diversity and Inclusion for Virtual Back to School BINGO! Come break in the new school year with us - and win some awesome prizes! (Prizes include $25, $50 & $250 Gift Cards) Click here to join the online event on Tuesday, September 8 from 8-9pm.
Welcome back, Falcons! Here's to a successful Fall semester. Please be sure to read our Return to Campus plan here. BGSU Chief Health Officer Ben Batey, MPH, RN, provides BGSU's Weekly COVID-19 Update - click here to watch.
Congratulations to our Summer 2020 graduates from Dr. Andrew Kurtz, dean of BGSU Firelands. Check out his video here.
Join us for a virtual celebration on August 15 to congratulate our Summer 2020 graduates! More info here.
The health and safety of our campus community remains our top priority. Please complete the Forward Falcon Community Commitment here and help us slow the spread of COVID-19. As a public university for the public good, you are helping to protect your own health and the health of our Falcon family.
BGSU Firelands is hosting three Voices of Democracy events. The details and dates for these online events are listed below. September 23 - John Corvino October 6 - America the Borderland October 22 - Community Enrichment Series
We are exactly one month away from the start of the Fall semester on August 26! Students: Be sure to familiarize yourself with your course delivery options. If you need help, schedule a meeting with an advisor by filling out the Design MyBGSU form on this website here. #ForwardFalcons #InThisTogether [/fusion_builder_column][/fusion_builder_row][/fusion_builder_container]
Forward Falcon Q&A Series: Provost Joe B. Whitehead answers frequently asked questions about what classes will look like this fall. Review the Q&A here.
Important announcement from Dr. Rodney K. Rogers - BGSU President for our August and December graduates. We will be celebrating with you virtually on August 15 and December 12. Details can be found by clicking here.
Our Return to Campus plan can be found here. Find specific information for students, faculty & staff, and visitors. Please take some time to read all the information before classes begin on August 26.
Patrick McMaken talks about his favorite experience at BGSU Firelands. Interested in applying? Our application fee is currently being waived. Learn more about our programs, schedule a virtual visit, and apply now here.
The Division of Diversity and Belonging offers workshops and presentations focused on fostering an inclusive environment that promotes and nurtures diversity, empowers and supports people, and builds up a community where all are welcomed, valued, and affirmed. Check out the Summer 2020 Programming Schedule to register here. These workshops are also open to BGSU Firelands [...]
A BGSU Firelands associate degree can guarantee you admission to any public institution in the state. Attend a virtual presentation to learn more. Our applications are now open for Fall 2021! Click here to explore our programs, attend a live webinar, or apply now while our application is FREE!
President Rogers and Provost Whitehead provide updates regarding the University's COVID-19 actions and plans and will answer your questions. Check out the video here.
Our next Summer Session begins July 6. It's not too late to register! Visit bgsu.edu/summer[/fusion_builder_column][/fusion_builder_row][/fusion_builder_container]
Two new schools will address the demand for healthcare professionals in the field. Click here to learn more. In addition to the new schools, the BGSU Board of Trustees approves a new master's programs for next phase, named spaces in Maurer Center, and supports Falcon Tuition Guarantee. Click here to read the article.
Take a look inside the new building for our Cedar Fair Resort and Attraction Management program, located in downtown Sandusky. It will be ready for students and faculty in September! The only program of its kind in the country, BGSU main campus is partnering with Cedar Fair to offer a Bachelor's of Science in Resort [...]
We are happy to announce that the BGSU Firelands program has received the Distinguished RRT Credentialing Success Award from the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care!!!
Students interested in applying to BGSU Firelands can do right now for free! Our application fee is being waived at this time. We have several LIVE Admissions Webinars with admissions counselor Victoria Kontos available for those interested in learning more. Click here to register.
As a mom and working adult, Misty believes BGSU Firelands gives her so many class options, supportive faculty, and the tools to go far and continue her education. Our application fee is currently being waived! Visit firelands.bgsu.edu/apply to apply today![/fusion_builder_column][/fusion_builder_row][/fusion_builder_container]
Our Pathway Program allows future students, who may not meet usual admissions criteria, opportunity to attend BGSU. Right now, our application fee is being waived! Click here to take advantage of this awesome program.
On Juneteenth, the University introduced the new Comprehensive Strategy and Plan from its Division of Diversity and Belonging. As a public university for the public good, our bedrock commitment to diversity and belonging requires mutual respect, understanding and valuing individuals to facilitate a more diverse and inclusive environment so all can belong. Check out the [...]
WBGU has begun airing high school graduation ceremonies for some schools in Northwest Ohio as a way to help recognize the 2020 seniors. Tonight, our College Credit Plus partner school, Bellevue High School , will air at 8:00 p.m! You can also see the ceremonies on the WBGUTV Youtube channel. Congratulations Class of 2020!
Fall semester classes will now start on Wednesday, Aug. 26. Read the latest on changes to the 2020-2021 academic calendar here.
June 25 – BGSU Trivia Night: BGSU Athletics Grab your favorite beverage and join in for BGSU Athletics Trivia Night! Play along for the chance to win some BGSU prizes. There will be 2 rounds with a limit of 50 players each. Helpful tips for the best trivia experience: Playing works best when you use [...]
It is National Mascot Day and coincidentally, our beloved mascot Freddie Falcon turned 70 this year! Check out the evolution of Freddie Falcon here.
Melanie Myers believed BGSU Firelands was a great option for her because of her ability to stay close to home and get involved in the Communication program. Right now we are waiving the application fee! Click here to apply.
Elder College is hosting a series of virtual workshops this summer. They recently held their first presentation online, where Jon Carver presented about the 1918 Pandemic. The next one is June 25 and the topic is Native American Ancient Ruins Photographic Tour, hosted by Dr. Judi Horchler. Email [email protected] to get your personal invite to [...]
Zane’s favorite BGSU Firelands experience involves doing independent research with a professor (while still a high school student). Interested in applying to BGSU Firelands? Our application fee is currently being waived. Check out or apply to BG Firelands here.
Evelyn felt very accepted by BGSU Firelands when she entered as a College Credit Plus (CCP) student, and she contributes all of her intellectual growth to her highly qualified professors. Interested in attending? Our application fee is currently being waived. Visit our virtual website for more information here.
Learn more about the student experience and how BGSU Firelands can be the right fit for you. Nicholas Ollervides shares his experience as a non-traditional student. Interested in applying? We are currently waiving the application fee. Learn more here.
To help prevent the spread of COVID-19, the BGSU Firelands Office of Admissions is not offering daily on-campus visits, events or appointments. Instead, we're available for virtual connections and conversations. Right now, our application fee is being waived! Interested in learning more? Explore our campus from your home here: https://bit.ly/2ApCg4l[/fusion_builder_column][/fusion_builder_row][/fusion_builder_container]
Students interested in applying to BGSU Firelands can do so for free! Our application fee is being waived at this time. We have another LIVE Admissions Webinar with admissions counselor Victoria Kontos this Thursday, May 28 at 3:00 p.m. for those interested in learning more. Click here to register.
This summer, some of BGSU's Youth Programs have been moved online. Visit the Youth Program page here for more info and to register.
BGSU Firelands adjusts application process, fees in response to COVID-19. Get the details here.
Fun trivia night coming up this Thursday organized by the BGSU Alumni Association! Join us for another trivia night! This one is Disney-themed and will have one round for kids! Click here to register. If you would like to participate in the more difficult rounds, feel free to join the call around 7:15 PM EST.
To connect Ohioans who are willing and able to work during the #COVID19 pandemic, the state recently launched a dedicated website focused on businesses needing to hire staff. Check out the BGSU Career Center website here for the Ohio COVID-19 job search link.[/fusion_builder_column][/fusion_builder_row][/fusion_builder_container]
Join President Rogers for a virtual celebration for our graduates on their Facebook page here, Saturday, May 16 at 1:30 p.m.
We know this is a difficult time. That is why BGSU is offering a free application to all students. This is a $45 savings — a token of our appreciation for students who are still considering further education through Bowling Green State University and BGSU Firelands. Register now for a LIVE Admissions Webinar with admissions [...]
May is Mental Health Awareness Month. Click here to hear a podcast by Firelands professor Dr. Christopher Mruk on dealing with stress.
It's the final week of the spring semester! Good luck, Falcons!
Kent Skrada, a BGSU Firelands student studying respiratory therapy shares his story about why he chose the medical field and how he's advancing his career through our program. Check out his story here.
Students! Need help with your classes? Tutor Frenzy Friday is online today from 9am-4pm. Click here and use the password: TUTORFIRE.
Every year, Art 1120 Media Studio students display their sculptures on the Firelands College grounds. This year, students were only able to complete their working model for the project. Click here to view a few fun examples of their own displays.
To encourage philanthropic support to the Student Emergency Fund, Theresa Popp Braun '80, '85 is asking supporters of BGSU Firelands to remember the pride and passion George Mylander ’58, ’70, ’03 (Hon.) had for Firelands students, public education and the local community by making a gift to the Firelands Emergency Aid for Students Fund. She [...]
Fellow Falcons, Many of us may be feeling isolated during the COVID-19 pandemic. BGSU Firelands Student Government would like to offer a safe and inclusive space to stay connected with peers from the college. We welcome you to join us for a Virtual Coffee Chat on Thursday, May 7 at 1:00 PM facilitated by Student [...]
Check out our schedule of live classes next week here! Stay home & stay active with Falcon Fitness Virtual! #BGSUVirtual #FalconFitness[/fusion_builder_column][/fusion_builder_row][/fusion_builder_container]
Leading up to our virtual celebration with President Rogers and others on May 16, we are holding a week-long virtual celebration of our senior class. We want our seniors to share accomplishments, memories, and future plans with fellow Falcons! Seniors can visit our website here to celebrate and participate. Your Falcon Family celebrates you now and [...]
Reminder: the Blue Line is back to running every 30 minutes as of today. The current service operations for each line are listed here. Please wear a mask when traveling on STS and keep a distance of at least 6 feet from drivers and other passengers.
Student On-Line Exhibition: First Year Program, BGSU Firelands, Spring, 2020. As the Little Gallery is closed this spring, below are a few selected examples of drawings and wood relief compositions from the Art Majors’ First Year Program courses: ART 1030, Drawing Studio ART 1120, Media Studio You can visit the permanent Student Gallery on the [...]
Dr. Rodney K. Rogers - BGSU President and Provost Joe B. Whitehead invite you to a virtual town hall on the University's response to the COVID-19 global pandemic. To view the replay, click here.
Lots of you have been going for walks in James H. McBride Arboretum. Here's a scavenger hunt you can do on our campus! 1. BGSU window banners 2. Sculpture 3. Bell 4. Firelands Sign 5. Bird Statue 6. Lion 7. Any Squirrel 8. BGSU Firelands 9. Flag Pole
Flat Freddie has been all over the world! Now we're looking for some unique pictures of him from your homes! With your kids, your pet, significant other, you, etc... Download yours and share your picture here using #FlatFreddie and tag us in your photos! Instagram: @ OfficialBGSUFirelands Twitter: @ BGSUFirelands
Last night, we joined high schools across Ohio and Michigan who lit up their stadiums to shine the light on the class of 2020. We can't wait to welcome our new Falcons to BGSU! Check out the video from president Dr. Rodney K. Rogers here.
Chris Bullins, Dean of Students at BGSU, gives an update on the Student Emergency Fund. Thanks to everyone who has given so far. It has really made an impact on our students in need. Learn more about the fund at bgsu.edu/falconrelief.[/fusion_builder_column][/fusion_builder_row][/fusion_builder_container]
The first of four falcon eggs has hatched! The nest is located in the clock tower of the Wood County Courthouse. Here's a short clip of feeding time this afternoon. See the live stream at bgsu.edu/falconcam.[/fusion_builder_column][/fusion_builder_row][/fusion_builder_container]
Dean Andrew Kurtz will be on our Instagram live today at noon to give an update on how BGSU Firelands is handling the COVID-19 response, and to answer your questions. What questions do you have? instagram.com/officialbgsufirelands.[/fusion_builder_column][/fusion_builder_row][/fusion_builder_container]
We know we have many alumni working in health care. This story features some of them, including Libby Fannin, a 2013 BGSU Firelands alumna. Thank you for all you do! Check out the BGSU article here.
Interested in attending BGSU Firelands? Have you applied but would like to learn more about our programs? We are still available! Contact Victoria Kontos at [email protected] If you haven't applied, you can do so for FREE at firelands.bgsu.edu/admissions.[/fusion_builder_column][/fusion_builder_row][/fusion_builder_container]
Dean Andrew Kurtz will be on our Instagram live next Tuesday, April 14 at noon to give an update on how BGSU Firelands is handling the COVID-19 response, and to answer your questions. Follow us at instagram.com/officialbgsufirelands.[/fusion_builder_column][/fusion_builder_row][/fusion_builder_container]
Just a few of our alumni respiratory therapists working on the COVID-19 front lines. THANK YOU for all you do! #bgsufirelands #covid19[/fusion_builder_column][/fusion_builder_row][/fusion_builder_container]
Join the BGSU Firelands Library in celebrating National Poetry month! Nestor Rave created this amazing virtual display featuring "The Rime of the Ancient Mariner" by the English poet Samuel Taylor Coleridge, written in 1797–98 and published in 1798 in the first edition of Lyrical Ballads. Click here to see the display.
Annual Prairie Grass burn! Did you know fire helps remove dead plant material allowing seeds to get into the soil. The fire also eliminates competition from other plants that might take nutrients and resources from new prairie grasses. Photos compliments of Associate Dean Dr. Kate Dailey.
Join BGSU Recreation and Wellness any day this month and participate in the Virtual SAAM 5k and Dog Walk – take a photo, share the hashtags #BGSUSAAM2020 and #BGSUVirtual, and caption your photo with a fact/statement about sexual violence to bring more awareness. Check out the details here.[/fusion_builder_column][/fusion_builder_row][/fusion_builder_container]
Students! Registration for FALL 2020 begins next week. Be sure to check your enrollment date - click here!
Interested in attending BGSU Firelands? Have you applied but would like to learn more about our programs or our campus? We are still available! Contact Victoria Kontos, our assistant director of admissions and scholarships, at [email protected] If you haven't applied yet, our application fee is being waived at this time. Visit firelands.bgsu.edu/admissions to get started![/fusion_builder_column][/fusion_builder_row][/fusion_builder_container]
BGSU continues to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic by waiving certain requirements for students considering graduate school. Read the article on what the process entails here.
BGSU is answering the call by donating PPE supplies and space to organizations. Check out the article here.
Homecoming week at the Bowling Green State University is a time for all of us to remember how things once were at the University, see what has changed, reflect on all the wonderful memories, see old friends and make new ones. Upon our return to campus, we will take it all in, think about our [...]
We continue to share new information related to COVID-19. Today Dr. Rodney K. Rogers - BGSU President has an important update about spring commencement and resources available to students for online learning. View the video here.
BGSU has implemented unprecedented measures in recent days in response to the public health challenge posed by COVID-19. At this time, more than ever, our focus is on our students. COVID-19 has already significantly disrupted the lives of our students on and off campus – creating unexpected housing and food expenses; restricting travel; limiting students’ [...]
3/16/20 - Important updates from Dr. Rodney K. Rogers - BGSU President regarding University's response to COVID-19. Read the article here.
Coronavirus update: Upon the recommendation from Gov. Mike DeWine, #BGSU is moving all face-to-face classes toward online and remote learning after Spring Break, March 23-April 6. Classes will continue on both campuses as scheduled through this Friday. More details can be found on our website: bgsu.edu/coronavirus
All BGSU (Main and Firelands Campus) study abroad programs have been suspended. See the details on the BGSU page here.
This month we are honoring the many achievements made by women throughout history. Check out the display at the BGSU Firelands library for reading materials related to Women's History Month.
Lots of progress happening in Sandusky at the new home to BGSU's Resort and Attraction Management (RAAM) Program in partnership with Cedar Fair, the parent company of Cedar Point! Learn more about this new bachelor's degree and apply here: https://bit.ly/2kfozNv
BGSU Firelands will be observing International Women's Day today, Thursday, March 5, with the day falling on Sunday, March 8, 2020. Wear purple and show solidarity for women around the globe, today and everyday. https://bit.ly/3cB4gAo
Students! Don't forget to apply for scholarships by this Sunday, March 1! Details and information here.
Check out this brochure that one of our Eldercollege members shared with us from February 1971! This brochure is what was given out to the community about our faculty and staff. It features James McBride (Theatre and Arboretum are named after), Charles Stocker (first director of Budget and Operations) and Robert Clasen (Clasen Welcome Center [...]
Get the details on the March 11 event on the Sandusky Register article here. The presentation is scheduled to begin at 7pm.
Students enrolled in organic spectroscopy in the Chemistry Department in the College of Arts & Sciences at BGSU and lean manufacturing at BGSU Firelands have come together to solve issues that local manufacturers have with their products and processes. Bowling Green State University Students enrolled in organic spectroscopy in the Chemistry Department in the College of Arts [...]
Want to learn more about our Great Lakes Region? Stop by the BGSU Firelands library to learn about the vessels, ship wrecks, and ports! This amazing collection is dedicated to collecting, preserving, and making available, historical materials documenting the Great Lakes region and connecting waterways.
Check out this student art exhibit on the second floor of George Mylander Hall in the middle hallway. Art 1120 students create bone sculptures based on their drawings. #bgsufirelands #bgsu #art
Join Student Engagement, Diversity and Inclusion for "Beyond The Dream” which focuses on the different cultures across campus. From guest speakers and musicians and multiple academic conferences, the series of events provides a variety of opportunities to share in the multicultural experience. For complete event details click here.
Schedule an appointment with our business advisers. Together we articulate your desired outcomes form the meeting and our overall engagement. We set milestones and provide expert guidance to help you meet those milestones for your business. Open to entrepreneurs at any stage of development (ideas to established). Hosted by RISE Regional Incubator for Sustainability and [...]
Join Student Engagement, Diversity and Inclusion for "Beyond The Dream” which focuses on the different cultures across campus. From guest speakers and musicians and multiple academic conferences, the series of events provides a variety of opportunities to share in the multicultural experience. For complete event details click here.
Join BGSU Firelands and The American Red Cross on Thursday, January 29 from 11-3:30pm in Lot G.
Congratulations Caryl Crane Youth Theatre Leaving our fourth Junior Theater Festival with the Best In Music Trophy, the Sheridan Giles Scholarship for Technical Theatre for Ryan Humphrey, Outstanding Performance Award for McKenna Stoffer, Broadway All-Stars recognition for Jake Koba and McKenna Stoffer, Dance Audition Finalists Gabe Omlor, Kelsey Swain, Ans Caylin McCormick, and an amazing weekend of [...]
Oh hey there, BGSU Firelands 👋 Our new Orange Line is now running service from Downtown Sandusky to BGSU Firelands via Cleveland Rd. The line runs every hour M-F from 6:30am-10:30pm.
REGISTER NOW FOR THE JOHN SANDS 3-ON-3 MEMORIAL BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT! SPACE IS LIMITED! Tournament date: Saturday April 4, 2020 at 9 a.m. Open to all former BGSU, BGSU Firelands, students, alumni, faculty & staff! Cost is $15.00 for current BGSU students or $20.00 for all others. Registration Deadline: March 4, 2020 Register by contacting Mike [...]
Paul Coleman Paintings in The Little Gallery. Now through January 17 Gallery Hours: Monday – Friday, 9:00 – 5:00. More info about The Little Gallery here.
In April, the long anticipated Bowling Green State University/ Cedar Point building, broke ground on the corner of Hancock and Market streets in downtown Sandusky. This summer, we will welcome students to the Resort and Attraction Management Program and watch this unique degree and partnership unfold. Today, we see the 4th floor taking shape. #countdownto2020
New year, new BGSU Firelands. We’re ringing in the new year with a new version of ourselves, and we want to give you the opportunity to apply for FREE! Rediscover the BGSU Firelands in your backyard, as we shape our community's future with career-ready programs that are affordable, convenient and close to home. Now until [...]
BGSU Class of 2019 Success Story: Melanie Myers, a communication major, lands job as PIO for Huron County Public Health. Check out the details of their flexible scheduling on the BGSU page here.
Graduating class includes 1,047 candidates. Check out the article on BGSUs page here.
Students! Get the help you need before exam week!
BGSU Firelands offers endless opportunities no matter what life brings your way. Stay conveniently close to home and receive personalized attention while achieving your academic goals. You will be supported here and wherever you might be headed next. Apply today at firelands.bgsu.edu/apply.
Caryl Crane Youth Theatre brings "The Mickey Mouse Club Christmas Concert" back to BGSU Firelands Nov. 21-24. Check out the details on the program on the Sandusky Register here.
Members of our student government attended Propel Ohio's 5th Annual College Leadership Summit at BGSU. The summit connected students with resources in careers in public service, and promoting civic engagement. #bgsu #bgsufirelands
Congratulations to Dr. Philip Weinsier (Professor of Electro-Electromechanical Engineering Technology) who recently co-authored a book entitled "Modern Music-Inspired Optimization Algorithms for Electric Power Systems" with his peers in Iran. Click on the link here for all the details.
Check out our students in Dr. Michelle Brodke's QS 3550 Introduction to Lean Manufacturing course! These students are working on what is called 5S+ Safety and Failure Modes and Effects Analysis (FMEA) Lean Project at Ventra Sandusky
The BGSU Firelands library remembers November 10, 1975’s tragic loss of the SS Edmund Fitzgerald. This Great Lakes ore freighter, built in 1957 and early 1958, sank in Lake Superior on this day taking all 29 members of her crew. The library is home to a large collection of Great Lakes literature if you would [...]
***FREE TICKETS FOR ACTIVE MILITARY & VETERANS*** Call (419) 621-4800 for tickets. Patriotic Pops Concert Sunday, November 17, 2019 4:00pm Sandusky State Theatre Tickets: $37 - $40 each Student tickets: $15 for assigned seats; Free seating in the balcony if tickets are still available. BUY TICKETS ONLINE HERE. Saxton’s Cornet Band will recreate an historically [...]
Check out the NEW fixed transit route from Sandusky to BGSU Firelands! Thanks to the Sandusky Transit for helping our students get to campus! Visit our Facebook here to view the map.
Performances will be on October 24 at 7pm and October 26 at 7:30pm in the McBride Auditorium at the BGSU Firelands Campus. Get the details and link for tickets in the Sandusky Register article here.
Check out some pics from October 17's Interprofessional Exercise with the EHOVE/Lorain Occupational Therapy Assistant Program, the Lorain County Community College nursing faculty, and BGSU Firelands Respiratory Care Students in our new Nursing lab facilities. Want to know about these programs visit us or our partner schools here! Or contact the Admissions Office 419-433-5560 Ext. 20607
Students! Make sure you know your date for spring registration! Make an appointment with your advisor in 129 GMH. Winter/Spring Registration Seniors - October 22 Juniors - October 24 Sophomores - October 29 Freshmen - October 30 Open Registration - November 1
Thanks to everyone who sponsored and attended the Northcoast Pulmonary Seminar on Wednesday, September 25!! A special shout out to our Respiratory Care Students and faculty member Carol Puder for coordinating and hosting this great seminar! #falconproud #bgsufirelands
Thanks to Fisher-Titus for donating physio-control monitors to our Respiratory Care program! Our students, faculty, and staff are truly grateful for our generous partners! From Fisher-Titus Facebook: Recently, we were proud to donate physio-control monitors to the Respiratory Care Program at Bowling Green State University, Firelands. Students in the program will use these monitors to practice [...]
Bowling Green State University has again been recognized as one of the best universities in the country for teaching quality by the Wall Street Journal and Times Higher Education. Read the BGSU article here.
“The year-over-year growth is the recognition of the value that BGSU Firelands represents — an opportunity to engage a university experience near home, at a fraction of the typical residential experience in the state." Read the rest of the article on the Sandusky Register's site here.
Interested in furthering your education? Attend College Night at BGSU Firelands this Tuesday, Sept. 10. Register and get the details here.
Don't forget to register for the BGSU Firelands 2019 Falcon Fund Run Race #3 in the Huron 5K Challenge Series! The Falcon Fund Run is a fundraising initiative for scholarships at BGSU Firelands. All proceeds will provide educational opportunities for area students. The race begins at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Sept 7, 2019. Register online [...]
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Open Auditions for Caryl Crane Youth Theatre’s Junior Production of Disney's ALADDIN JR. Friday, July 26 from 9:00 am - 11:00 am McBride Auditorium BGSU Firelands College Caryl Crane Youth Theatre is holding open auditions for its upcoming production Disney's ALADDIN JR., July 26, 2019, in the McBride Auditorium at BGSU Firelands College. Disney's ALADDIN [...]
Admitted to BGSU Firelands? Registration is open for Student Orientation, Advising and Registration (SOAR)! At SOAR, you will come to campus to meet with your academic advisor, get a Fall 2019 schedule and a student ID card. You can register for SOAR after you set up your MyBGSU account. Call the Academic and Student Services [...]
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On July 11 at BGSU Firelands Campus, Partners for Prevention of Erie County recognized the two graduated seniors from Students Preventing Abuse & Raising Knowledge (SPARK) youth coalition, Claire Stefano and Taylor Gies for their hard work and dedication to preventing youth substance use in Erie County. Thank you to you both and best of luck for [...]
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Congratulations to Dr. Subhalakshmi Nagarajan!! Dr. Nagarajan has found a way to combine BGSU Firelands chemistry classes, research, service-learning and community engagement to produce learning that students will not soon forget. Read more about her methods and opportunities for our students! #falconproud #bgsufirelands Check out the article here.
Turn that associate's degree into a bachelors's degree! The Bachelor of Technical and Applied Studies is applicable to a variety of fields, including business, government, event planning, human resources and manufacturing. Our students gain skills in communication and critical thinking with an emphasis on small business enterprise. Interested current Firelands students should email Jenn Buening [...]
The Pit renovation project has officially begun! The main entrance to the area, near the Pit and Café, will be the primary construction access point and will be closed to all pedestrian traffic next week. The project is expected to take two weeks to complete. Be sure to check back for updates as the crew [...]
Our second summer session starts on June 24! The third one begins July 8. It's not too late to register! Go to bgsu.edu/summer .
BGSU Firelands is offering a special advising event for students who wish to get their Fall 2019 class schedule. On Wednesday, June 19, we're offering two sessions to choose from: 9 a.m. or 1 p.m. Each two-hour session will include a group presentation, tour and 20-minute advising session. We will confirm your reservation after you [...]
Just last month, BGSU unveiled the new Cedar Fair Resort and Attraction Management Program. The major prepares students for a multibillion dollar industry in which Cedar Fair — parent company of Cedar Point — is a widely recognized leader. Coursework, taught by BGSU faculty, will focus in several areas, including revenue management, supply chain management, [...]
Congratulations are truly in order for our Teaching and Learning Center (TLC) staff! Brent Fox and Elaine Tomczyk were recently recognized by the Ohio e-Tutoring Collaborative. Brent was named "Most Valuable Tutor of the Year" and Elaine received an honorable mention! Karen Boyd, Coordinator of the Ohio e-Tutoring Collaborative recognizes Brent's "reliability, professionalism and ability [...]
Jayda Jackson serves as mentor, motivational speaker to her peers. Read the BGSU article here.
Shout out to our students from the summer CRJU 3951 class! They are out raising awareness about Human Trafficking at Sandusky Bike Week. #falconproud #bgsufirelands #humantraffickingawareness
BGSU student majoring in electronics and computer engineering technology in line for NASA career. Falcon Proud! Read the BGSU article here.
Firelands, Bowling Green campuses are special to alumnus working as a congressional staff assistant for U.S. Rep. Marcy Kaptur. Read the BGSU article here.
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Congratulations to Deborah Carden, Melanie Didelot and Sharyl Wahl from Academic Career Counseling for being awarded the 2019 Classified Staff Team Award! Read more here.
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What a powerful event. Thank you Gina DeJesus for sharing your courageous story. Read the Sandusky Register article here.
Happy #NationalNursingDay! Interested in our nursing program? Click here to learn more.
We appreciate all of our teachers! Thank you for all you do! #TeacherAppreciationDay
BGSU and Cedar Fair have partnered for a new degree completion program in resort and attraction management beginning in fall 2020. The program will be taught and led by BGSU faculty. The final two years of classes will be taught in downtown Sandusky at a new 78,030-square-foot multipurpose facility. Check out the rest of [...]
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Missing Persons, Amber Alerts, Hope and Resiliency Panel featuring John Majoy, Gina DeJesus, Chris Minek & Sylvia Colon
We invite you to join us for a panel discussion to learn more about Missing Persons, Amber Alerts, Hope and Resiliency on May 1, 2019 from 6:30 - 8:00. The program panel will include Newburgh Heights Police Chief John Majoy, Chris Minek from Cuyahoga Emergency Communications System (CECOMS), survivor Gina DeJesus, and her aunt Sylvia [...]