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About Us

The BG News is Bowling Green State University's campus newspaper published Tuesday and Thursday offering items of general interest to the broader campus community, including top local campus and city news; and state, regional, national and international news events of significance.

Our offices are located in West Hall. The student editorial staff is located in 210 West Hall. To contact Editor-in-Chief Annie Furia please call the newsroom at 419-372-6966 or email her or other editors at The student editor and his or her staff determine story content and what issues or events are covered by the editorial staff.

Our advertising and business offices are located in 204 West Hall. To place classified and display advertising please call 419-372-6977 (classified) or 419-372-2605 (display). For billing or account information, please contact Sandie Smetzer at 419-372-0328 or

The deadline to place classified advertising is 2 p.m. the business day prior to publication. The display advertising deadline is 4 p.m. two business days prior to publication.

The BG News is advised by the Director of Student Publications, Robert Bortel. His office is 214 West Hall and he may be contacted by calling 419-372-2607 or emailed at

The following are key telephone numbers for The BG News:

Editorial office: 419-372-6966

Editorial fax: 419-372-6968 or 372-0202

Advertising: 419-372-2605 or 372-6977

Adv. fax: 419-372-0202

Adv. Mgr.: 419-372-2606

Billing: 419-372-0328

Adviser: 419-372-2607

A week in review: Week of Feb. 7