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Career Center Employer Symposium


BGSU Career Center Employer Symposium

Thursday, August 4
8 a.m.-2 p.m.

Attend this free professional development event which includes keynote speakers from Cisco and Marathon Petroleum Company LP and student-centered breakout sessions to help you learn about how to stand out when applying for jobs/internships.

Over 150 recruiters attend this annual conference event so you can have the opportunity to network with employers from a wide variety of companies.

All BGSU students, faculty, staff, alumni and recent graduates are welcome to register! Breakfast and lunch are provided.

Register here :





Bowling Green City Councilman Daniel Gordon is offering internships in applied public policy work for summer and fall 2016. Core responsibilities include researching new innovations in public policy being tested in cities across the nation, and evaluating those ideas for possible implementation in Bowling Green.


Positions include:

– Social Policy Research Aide

– Economic Policy Research Aide

– Environmental Policy Research Aide

– Transportation Policy Research Aide

– Constituent Outreach Liaison


These internships are especially relevant for students who are 1) studying political science; law; women’s, gender, and sexuality studies; environmental studies; economics; sociology; and public administration; and 2) looking for applied work experience in public policy, local government, and/or community organizing. Interns may also receive course credit if applicable and approved by their advisor(s).


Applications will be accepted until May 15th, 2016 for summer positions and until September 1st, 2016 for fall positions.


Applicants should send a resume and brief statement of interest, along with any questions, to Councilman Gordon at



U.S.-Canada SAGE Summit


From June 15-17, The Ohio State University will host an important gathering, the U.S. – Canada Summit. Its adopted acronym is S.A.G.E.: Strategies, Advocacy, Gateways and Engagement. Approximately 300 business and political leaders from 50 Canada-U. S. organizations will share information, explore partnerships and plan for the future.
For more information or to register, use the link below or visit Facebook



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Seeking Part Time Instructors


Part-time International Studies Teaching Positions


The International Studies Program at Bowling Green State University seeks applicants for possible part-time teaching positions in introductory International Studies courses for Academic Year 2015-16.


Minimum Qualifications: 1) M.A. degree in international studies or cognate field; 2) evidence of successful teaching in international studies or cognate field at the collegiate level is preferred.

Submit application materials to: Beatrice Guenther, Director, International Studies Program, Shatzel Hall 131, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH 43403. Complete application file should include: 1) letter of application; 2) full curriculum vita; 3) two current original letters of reference; 4) official transcripts indicating highest degree.


Finalists are also required to authorize and pass a background investigation prior to offer of employment.
Unless they request otherwise, qualified applicants will also be considered for future part-time employment opportunities that may arise.
Applications deadline: Postmarked by July 5, 2016.


Bowling Green State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Educator and Employer. We are committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive environment and strongly encourage applications from women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities regardless of age, gender identity, genetic information, religion, or sexual orientation.

International Studies Network Meeting, January 28th!


ISN Meeting 2016

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17th Annual Black Issues Conference… extended deadline


The deadline for submission to the 17th Annual Black Issues Conference is extended to January 22, 2015.

Please consider being involved in the Black Issues Conference set for February 27, 2016.  More information may be found about the conference and submissions at

For questions or concerns please contact Jacqueline Adams at and 419-372-7120.

We greatly appreciate your support as we look forward to seeing you at the Black Issues Conference!

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Spring Break networking trip to D.C.


Are you interested in interning in D.C. or working in D.C. after graduation? Do you want to visit D.C. to learn more about job and internship opportunities available in the city?

The Career Center Spring Break Trip to Washington, D.C. is a unique opportunity to meet with employers and professionals in D.C.

Goals of this trip:
– Meet and network with BGSU alumni and other professionals.
– Visit different companies to learn about their mission, values and company culture.
– Attend an alumni networking event to meet fellow Falcons working in Washington, D.C.
– Assess what it would be like to live and be employed in Washington, D.C.

Attend an information session to learn more about this trip and the kinds of employers we are planning to visit while in D.C.

Information Session Dates:
Dec. 9 – 2-3 p.m.
Dec. 10 – 12-1 p.m.
Dec. 11 – 4-5 p.m.
Location: 318C Math Sciences

Please contact Heather Golden at for more information.

Beijing Study Abroad – Informational Meeting, 12/01


Beijing Study Abroad

If you are at all interested or curious about studying abroad in Beijing, China please come to our inaugural information meeting on Tuesday, Dec. 1 from 5:30-6:15 p.m. in 107 Eppler South (Athletic Training Lab).

Class details: Summer Session 1, Trip dates: May 13-24, 2016
Host: Beijing Sport University (BSU). Workshops we take at BSU by their faculty:
Chinese Massage/Scraping
Chinese Culture
Traditional Chinese Medicine
Tai Chi/Martial Arts

Venues we will visit:
Great Wall of China
Summer Palace
Downtown Beijing/Hutong
Tiananmen Square
Forbidden City
Olympic Village (Bird’s Nest, the Cube, etc)

Contact Dr. Matthew Kutz ( for questions.

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