2017

  • Speed Networking Valuable for Students, Alumni Oct 26, 2017 3:39 PM Nearly 30 alumni and business professionals converged on the Bowling Green State University Firelands College this spring to participate in a speed networking event for current students.

  • Firelands Student Apply Critical Thinking, Research to Diversity Issues Oct 18, 2017 3:30 PM At the inaugural Undergraduate Symposium on Diversity: Opportunities and Challenges for the Inclusion of Diversity in Higher Education and Society, on Jan. 13, students presented their critical examination of a variety of topics.

  • Alumnus Leads 100 Year Old Company Oct 18, 2017 3:16 PM BGSU Firelands alumnus Bryan Huntley is no stranger to manufacturing, he has worked in the family business, Peerless Stove and Manufacturing Company in Sandusky, since he was 15 years old. More than 40 years later, he is still with the family business and is now the owner and president.

  • Three Generations of BGSU Alumni Oct 16, 2017 3:20 PM Kathleen Linz ’72 is a proud graduate of BGSU and, like many fellow alumni, she met her ‘Falcon Flame’ at the college; but her family tree boasts many more branches linked to BGSU.

  • BGSU Firelands Professor Examines Cleveland Indians Logo Sep 20, 2017 2:29 PM As summer fades into fall, the Cleveland Indians are battling to regain the American League title and hopefully a World Series championship too; however, Bowling Green State University Firelands College’s associate professor of sociology Tim Jurkovac has been researching a completely different kind of battle in Cleveland.

  • BGSU Firelands Announces Summer Semester Dean’s List Sep 20, 2017 2:26 PM Bowling Green State University Firelands College has announced its Dean’s List for the 2017 summer semester. To be named to the Dean’s List, students must have carried 12 or more graded hours during the semester with a grade point average of 3.5 or above.

  • Geotrac Funds Student Study Abroad, Allied Health & Sciences Project Sep 11, 2017 4:24 PM With recent commitments for a new initiative to study abroad and capital projects, Geotrac Charitable Foundation has emerged as an important partner in funding opportunities in higher education for Firelands area students.

  • Tuttamore Earns College Alumni Award Sep 11, 2017 3:23 PM "This is a great honor, as I truly believe and proclaim that ‘Once a Falcon, always a Falcon,’” said William Tuttamore ’74, ‘76 during his acceptance speech for the 2017 College Alumni Awards.

  • BGSU Firelands Presents College Night Program Aug 31, 2017 2:33 PM Bowling Green State University Firelands College will host the 47th Annual College Night on Tuesday, Sept. 12 from 6 – 7:30 p.m.

  • BGSU Firelands ElderCollge Kickoff Features Comedian/Magician Aug 29, 2017 2:34 PM The kickoff of the ElderCollege fall semester is set for Wednesday, Sept. 6 from 1:30-3 p.m., in the Cedar Point Center at Bowling Green State University Firelands College.

  • Zahler Named Assistant Dean at BGSU Firelands Aug 25, 2017 3:03 PM owling Green State University Firelands College has promoted Megan Zahler to the position of assistant dean for strategic enrollment planning

  • Nursing Student Makes Iceland Expedition Aug 18, 2017 3:36 PM Bowling Green State University Firelands College student Daniel Klingman had never traveled outside of North America. His furthest trip was to Canada on a family vacation. As a nursing student, he never imagined his first international travel would be a geological expedition to Iceland, but he could not pass up the opportunity.

  • A Zombie Apocalypse Summer Jul 14, 2017 3:40 PM Summer is the time for sun and fun and cookouts . . . and stopping a zombie apocalypse, of course. Well, maybe that last part is not for everyone, but students in the Sandusky City Schools Regional Center for Advanced Academic Studies had that very opportunity through the Dorn Fellowship program which is a partnership between Sandusky City Schools, Bowling Green State University Firelands College, and BGSU. The program is funded by the Dorn Foundation.

  • BGSU Firelands Announces Spring Semester Dean’s List Jun 14, 2017 2:43 PM Bowling Green State University Firelands College has announced its Dean’s List for the 2017 spring semester. To be named to the Dean’s List, students must have carried 12 or more graded hours during the semester with a grade point average of 3.5 or above.

  • The Lamp is Born Jun 7, 2017 4:22 PM A light in the wilderness glows. The pioneer’s faith is renewed. Can this be a place of refuge? Hoping against hope the brave man forges on. The nearer he gets he discovers not one but many lights – strange lights – five huge, round globes. His mind ponders the settlement he has found. Rows and rows of shiny automobiles, long, long concrete walks leading to two brightly lit buildings. Surely, here he will find a friend. His eyes focus on these strange lamps. Why such a design?

  • Passion for Biology Fuels Sberna's Career Path May 17, 2017 3:34 PM Like many incoming college freshmen, William Sberna was not completely decided on his career path when he started classes. As a high school student he did his research and was entering Bowling Green State University Firelands College enrolled in the radiologic technology program, but like so many other students, there were lingering doubts.

  • Students receive scholarships to attend BGSU Firelands May 16, 2017 2:51 PM Sydney Lynn Ebersole of Clyde has received the Jim and Della May Memorial Scholarship to attend Bowling Green State University Firelands College. She will receive $519 towards tuition for the 2016-2017 academic year.

  • 2017 BGSU Firelands Commencement May 15, 2017 4:20 PM Early May offered torrential rains and little sun for Central Ohio, but Mother Nature cleared the skies on Saturday, May 6, for the Bowling Green State University Firelands College 32nd Commencement Ceremony held on the Huron Campus in the Cedar Point Center.

  • 9 Students receive scholarships to attend BGSU Firelands May 9, 2017 2:57 PM Elvira Wobser of Sandusky has received the Firelands Campus Direct Scholarship to attend Bowling Green State University Firelands College. She will receive $3,000 towards tuition for the 2016-2017 academic year.

  • BGSU Firelands 32nd Commencement Ceremonies May 3, 2017 2:58 PM On Saturday, May 6, Bowling Green State University Firelands College will conduct the 32nd Commencement Ceremonies featuring keynote speaker William MacDonald. BGSU Firelands will recognize 225 students who earned degrees at the campus during the 2016-2017 academic year.

  • BGSU Firelands Faculty and Staff Honored Apr 26, 2017 3:06 PM The 48 Annual Recognition Program at Bowling Green State University Firelands College was held on Friday, April 14 in the Cedar Point Center on the Huron-based campus. The following awards were presented to faculty and staff members.

  • Students receive scholarships to attend BGSU Firelands Apr 25, 2017 3:09 PM Riley Harris Kendall of Monroeville has received the Clarissa Ann Givens Memorial Scholarship to attend Bowling Green State University Firelands College. He will receive $1,622 towards tuition for the 2016-2017 academic year.

  • 2017 AURCO Conference at BGSU Firelands Apr 24, 2017 3:56 PM In April, Huron welcomed educators from across the state as Bowling Green State University Firelands College hosted the 23rd Annual Association for University Regional Campuses of Ohio Conference.

  • BGSU Firelands Professor Releases Memoir The Thick of Thin Apr 19, 2017 3:12 PM Larry Smith, professor emeritus of humanities and English at Bowling Green State University Firelands College, has recently released his newest memoir “The Thick of Thin: Memoirs of a Working-Class Writer.”

  • BGSU Firelands Recognition Program Honors Students Apr 18, 2017 3:15 PM The 48 Annual Recognition Program at Bowling Green State University Firelands College was held on Friday, April 14 in the Cedar Point Center.

  • Students Receive Scholarships to Attend BGSU Firelands Apr 17, 2017 3:14 PM Jessalyn Audra Vogt of Norwalk has received The Janell J. Graves Scholarship to attend Bowling Green State University Firelands College. She will receive $1,764 towards tuition for the 2016-2017 academic year.

  • BGSU Firelands to Host State-Wide Academic Conference Apr 5, 2017 3:17 PM Huron will welcome educators from across the state next weekend as Bowling Green State University Firelands College hosts the 23rd Annual Association for University Regional Campuses of Ohio Conference.

  • Students receive scholarships to attend BGSU Firelands Apr 3, 2017 3:17 PM Elizabeth C. Smith of Norwalk has received the Phi Delta Kappa Scholarship to attend Bowling Green State University Firelands College. She will receive $1,000 towards tuition for the 2016-2017 academic year.

  • Students receive scholarships to attend BGSU Firelands Mar 14, 2017 3:50 PM Mary Brianna Reed of Sandusky has received the Buckeye CableSystem Scholarship to attend Bowling Green State University Firelands College. She will receive $1,259 towards tuition for the 2016-2017 academic year.

  • Students receive scholarships to attend BGSU Firelands Mar 7, 2017 3:50 PM Kierston Renee Rospert of Collins has received the William Randolph Hearst Scholarship to attend Bowling Green State University Firelands College. She will receive $1,952 towards tuition for the 2016-2017 academic year.

  • BGSU Firelands Announces Fall Semester Dean’s List Jan 31, 2017 4:10 PM Huron, Ohio – The kickoff of the ElderCollege spring semester is set for Wednesday, Feb. 8 from 1:30-3 p.m., in the Cedar Point Center at Bowling Green State University Firelands College.

  • Caryl Crane Youth Theatre Wins National Awards Jan 19, 2017 3:55 PM It was a 14-hour drive in a tour bus to reach Atlanta, Ga., but the payoff could not have been sweeter. Competing in the 2017 iTheatrics Junior Theater Festival for the first time ever, Caryl Crane Youth Theatre walked away with two of the highest honors awarded and several more accolades.

  • Doctor of Pharmacy Partnership Jan 10, 2017 3:53 PM Through a partnership between Bowling Green State University Firelands College and the University of Findlay, area students will have the opportunity to pursue a Doctor of Pharmacy degree while taking the initial coursework on the BGSU Firelands campus.

  • Caryl Crane Youth Theatre Bound for Junior Theater Festival, Atlanta Jan 9, 2017 4:20 PM Performers from the Caryl Crane Youth Theatre at BGSU Firelands are preparing to take the show on the road. The group has been accepted into the 2017 iTheatrics Junior Theater Festival in Atlanta, Ga., which is being held from January 13 – 15.

  • Women in STEM Jan 5, 2017 3:51 PM In November, BGSU Firelands hosted the annual Women in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math conference designed for junior high school girls.

  • Work, School and Leadership Jan 5, 2017 3:32 PM Bethany Evans’ advice to future students is, “Know your limitations and never bite off more than you can chew.” She says this, of course, in complete contradiction to the fact that she has most definitely taken a large bite.

  • Audrey Shafer: Creating a Lasting Legacy Jan 5, 2017 3:22 PM Audrey Shafer ’74, ’76 often said that her husband, William C. Shafer, earned his college degree alongside her. While both valued lifelong learning and community service, it was Bill who encouraged Audrey to enroll in college despite being in her 40s at the time and despite the fact they both worked full time at General Motors in Sandusky.

  • Mucci Farms Begins Construction The much anticipated construction of Mucci Farms new greenhouses has begun on the property adjacent to, and formerly owned by, Bowling Green State University Firelands College. Started in June of this year, the $70 million project will be completed and harvesting produce by next spring.

Updated: 01/24/2018 03:51PM