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Attendee Registration

Thank you for your interest in attending the 2014 NWO Symposium on Saturday, November 1, 2014 at Bowling Green State University.

Online registrationwill be open in August.

Parking is available for free in Lot N with overflow parking available in Lot 1.
See the campus map for more information.

Click here to dowload a BGSU campus map (pdf)



Attendee Registration Fee:

  • Undergraduate Students:
    • $15
    • Special Rate for BGSU Students: $10
  • Standard Registration:
    • $35
    • Special Rate for BGSU Faculty & Staff: $20
  • Multiple Participant Discount: (5 or more participants from same school)
    • Schools with 5 or more participants are eligible for a reduced registration fee of $30 per participant before October 27. To register as a group, please download and complete the Multiple Participant Registration Form (pdf) (doc) (do not complete the online registration form) and fax, mail, or e-mail it to:

      NWO Symposium
      241 Math Science Bldg.
      Bowling Green State University
      Bowling Green, OH 43403
      E-mail: nwo@bgsu.edu
      Fax: 419-372-2738


Featuring a keynote presentation by Alfie Kohn. Alfie Kohn writes and speaks widely on human behavior, education, and parenting. The author of twelve books and scores of articles, he lectures at education conferences and universities as well as to parent groups and corporations.

Kohn's criticisms of competition and rewards have been widely discussed and debated, and he has been described in Time magazine as "perhaps the country's most outspoken critic of education's fixation on grades [and] test scores."


Registration Fee Includes:

  • 7 hours of high quality professional development
  • Keynote address by Alfie Kohn
  • Conference bag with digital inquiry starter kit
  • Continental breakfast, full lunch, and afternoon snack


Payment Information:

After completing the online attendee registration you will be forwarded to a page where you can access the online Credit Card Payment System. You can either pay online through this system or mail a check or purchase order (made payable to BGSU) to the following address:

NWO Symposium
241 Math Science Bldg.
Bowling Green State University
Bowling Green, OH 43403

To pay by credit card: Click HERE!

If you are having problems with the above link you can copy link below https://commerce.cashnet.com/BGSUCOS or you can pay onsite for the same price as long as you are registered by Oct. 27.

Note: You can use Title I Part A Funds, Title III Funds or School Improvement Funds.


Refund Policy:

For ALL Registrations: Registration fee refunds must be requested by October 1, 2013. Refunds will NOT be given after October 1 for any reason.

For Multiple Participant Registration Refunds: If your requested refund drops your group registration below 5 participants, you will be required to pay the full registration fee for the remaining registrations ($35/each).

Questions or special requests please email nwo@bgsu.edu

Persons with disabilities should contact NWO at nwo@bgsu.edu to request accommodations no later than two weeks prior to the event date. Requests received after this date will be met when possible.