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Bowling Green State University, a public research university in Bowling Green, Ohio, is one of the top 215 institutions of higher education in the United States. The Ohio General Assembly helped to established Bowling Green State Normal School in 1914. In 1935, it became Bowling Green State University. Today, it sits on more than 1,300 acres of land in a college town. Notable alumni include actress Eva Marie Saint, figure skater Scott Hamilton, ice hockey player George McPhee, CEO of Adobe Systems Shantanu Narayen, broadcaster Steve Hartman, actor James Pickens Jr., ice hockey player Rob Blake, figure skater Alissa Czisny, poet Carolyn Forché and ice hockey goaltender Mike Liut. The school’s colors are orange and brown, its mascots are Freddie and Frieda Falcon and its teams are nicknamed the Falcons. Its sports affiliation is NCAA Division I – MAC, and there are 17 different varsity teams at the school. Varsity sports offered by Bowling Green State University include men’s football, golf, basketball, baseball, cross country, golf, soccer and ice hockey, and women’s swimming and diving, volleyball, tennis, indoor and outdoor track and field, golf, gymnastics, softball and cross country.
Bowling Green is a city in and the county seat of Wood County, Ohio, United States, located 20 miles southwest of Toledo. The population was 30,028 at the 2010 census. It is part of the Toledo Metropolitan Area and a member of the Toledo Metropolitan Area Council of Governments. More from Wikipedia...
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Clubs & Extracurriculars:Important, many to choose from
Greek Life:Important, many on campus
Party Scene:Notable, known as a party school