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November 25, 2014

Bucknellians donated a ton of food (and more) for local families in need this Thanksgiving.

Cool Class: Higher Education in the U.S.

November 21, 2014

Bucknell students study the historical evolution of American higher education.

Night Sky, Revealed

November 19, 2014

The University dedicated its newest building on Nov. 15 and honored the generosity of the Bucknellian who made it possible. 

Bucknell Answers: Ebola

November 19, 2014

West Africa is in the grips of the worst Ebola outbreak in history, and the U.S. has seen its first cases of the deadly virus. Why has this outbreak been so much more severe than previous ones? A Q&A with Professor Marie Pizzorno.

Doubling Down

November 17, 2014

The BizPitch competition revealed some surprises — and a big winner.

Cool Class: Social Inequality

November 14, 2014

In this class, Bucknell students are challenged to make sense of their inherently messy social worlds.

WE DO Tour Brings Bucknell to D.C.

November 12, 2014

It was a capital night for a Bucknell celebration in Washington, D.C., on Nov. 8. More than 500 Bucknell alumni, parents and friends gathered at the Smithsonian American Art Museum and National Portrait Gallery for the final WE DO Tour stop of 2014.

ABC News' Bob Woodruff to Speak at Bucknell Commencement

November 12, 2014

Nearly 10 years after suffering a traumatic brain injury while reporting in Iraq, award-winning news anchor Bob Woodruff will address Bucknell's Class of 2015.

A Year of Bucknell Botanicals

November 7, 2014

The 2015 University calendar will highlight the flowers, plants and trees that make Bucknell's lush campus one of the most beautiful in the nation.

Cool Class: Post-Obama Paradigms

November 7, 2014

Bucknell students consider how the nation has changed since the election of President Obama.

Bucknell Answers: Hong Kong Protests

November 5, 2014

Bucknell Answers: Hong Kong Protests. A Q&A with Professor Zhiqun Zhu.

Hard Hats Required

November 10, 2014

Bucknell engineering seniors stepped into some of D.C.'s largest engineering projects.

Cool Class: Zombies of Capitalism

October 31, 2014

What makes this Bucknell class so cool? BRAAAAAINS. 

We've Got Spirits?

October 29, 2014

Associate Dean of Arts & Sciences Rich Robbins has advice for aspiring ghost hunters.

Excellence, Continued

October 28, 2014

Once again, Bucknell Athletics ranks among the very best in the nation in student-athlete graduation rate. 

Music of the 1920s and 1930s at Weis Center Nov. 7

October 27, 2014

Nellie McKay and Turtle Island Quartet will perform Nov. 7 at the Weis Center.

BILL programs in November: African Drumming and Italian Art

October 27, 2014

The Bucknell Institute for Lifelong Learning will host two programs in November exploring the role of the master drummer and Italian art.

Cool Class: Computer and Network Security

October 24, 2014

Their assignment: Break into their classmates' computer systems while protecting the security of their own.

A Golden Anniversary

October 24, 2014

Dedicated 50 years ago, Rooke Chapel is a campus home for worship, community, traditions, milestones and interfaith dialogue.

Art & Art History Open House and Scavenger Hunt

October 24, 2014

Bucknell's Department of Art & Art History will host an Open House and Scavenger Hunt Nov. 6.

Hendry to Give Class of 1956 Lecture: 'Inspiration'

October 24, 2014

Jamie Hendry will give the Class of 1956 Lecture Nov. 11.

Island Hopping

October 22, 2014

New Bucknell-in summer programs will explore the life of island nations.

Bucknell Hosting Mozart Project

October 22, 2014

Bucknell's Department of Music is hosting the Mozart Project.

Bucknell Film Screenings Feature Film-maker, Director, Actress

October 21, 2014

Film/Media Screenings in November and December feature a film-maker, director and actress

Project for Peace Overcomes Unexpected Conflict

October 20, 2014

Despite serious roadblocks, Bucknell students rally to implement a project that will help families in Zambia improve their lives.

Cool Class: Peace Studies

October 17, 2014

Bucknell students learn about peace by delving into philosophical and psychological questions about memory and forgiveness.

Laverne Cox to Speak at Bucknell Jan. 22

October 15, 2014

The 'Orange is the New Black' star and transgender advocate will speak in the Bucknell Forum series 'Revolution Redefined.'

In Learning Color

October 13, 2014

Bucknell School of Management students learned the hows and whys of color with materials from the world's leading color authority.

Cool Class: When Rocks Attack

October 10, 2014

From volcanic eruptions to floods to earthquakes, Bucknell students explore the raw power behind Earth's catastrophic events.

Living Laboratories

October 8, 2014

Bucknell's green roofs provide fertile ground for environmental research.

SBDC to Host QuickBooks Basic and Tech Meetup

October 7, 2014

The Bucknell SBDC is hosting QuickBooks Basic and Tech Meetup in October.

National CHINA Town Hall Oct. 16

October 3, 2014

Carter and Adams to speak in CHINA Town Hall Oct. 16.

Cool Class: Devising Performance

October 3, 2014

Students collaborate, create and innovate to answer a central question: "What is knowledge?" And it all starts with a hunch.

Griot Storytelling Project Gathers Narratives

October 2, 2014

The Bucknell Griot Digital Storytelling Project is gathering Bucknell narratives. 

Home Away from Home

October 1, 2014

Home Away from Home paired students with Bucknell faculty and staff hosts during Family Weekend.

'Oh Yeah!' Tour Brings New Orleans Legends Together

October 1, 2014

New Orleans legends Preservation Hall Jazz Band and Allen Toussaint will perform Oct. 17 at the Weis Center.

Kendel Hippolyte is Sojka Visiting Poet

October 1, 2014

Kendel Hippolyte is the 2014-15 Sandra & Gary Sojka Visiting Poet Oct. 7.

SBDC Annual Celebration Slated for Oct. 10

September 30, 2014

Two local business owners will share their success stories and three awards will be presented.

Meet Bucknell's Newest Professors

September 29, 2014

They may be new to Bucknell, but these faculty members bring years of experience and expertise to campus.

Coming Home

September 29, 2014

John McPherson '83, creator of the syndicated comic Close to Home, returned to Bucknell to discuss the origins of his comic and his career transition from engineer to cartoonist.

Cool Class: Revenge and Violence in Renaissance Literature

September 26, 2014

Some of today's most outrageous entertainment is trumped by Renaissance drama.

The Math of Movie Magic

September 24, 2014

Pixar scientist Tony DeRose pulled back the curtain on the animation studio's computer-aided films.

We Do Tour Visits Chicago

September 23, 2014

The Windy City was the latest stop on the national tour for WE DO, The Campaign for Bucknell University, drawing more than 130 alumni, parents and friends to the Ravenswood Event Center on Sept. 19.

Meet Bucknell's Newly Tenured Professors

September 22, 2014

Twenty faculty members representing the breadth of Bucknell's curriculum have received University tenure. Their fields include engineering, management, the sciences and the humanities.

Brentano String Quartet: Works by Mozart, Bartok and Schubert

September 22, 2014

The Brentano String Quartet will perform works by Mozart, Bartok and Schubert Oct. 4 at 7:30 p.m. in the Weis Center.

Bucknell Students 'EatWell'

September 22, 2014

A new web tool puts nutrition information at students' fingertips.

Jazz@Bucknell Oct. 1: Ambrose Akinmusire's Quintet

September 22, 2014

The Jazz@Bucknell series continues Oct. 1 with the Ambrose Akinmusire Quintet.

Jazz Concert Oct. 2: Jonathan Ragonese and Steve Rudolph

September 22, 2014

A free jazz concert Oct. 2 features saxophonist Jonathan Ragonese and pianist Steve Rudolph.

Zombie OutRun 5K Set for Oct. 5

September 22, 2014

The second annual Zombie OutRun 5K Chase Race will be held Oct. 5.

Bucknell In New Orleans Class Reveals Connections

September 19, 2014

Three faculty members — Brian Gockley, Barry Long and Kevin Gilmore — have teamed to create a new Bucknell In program: New Orleans In 12 Movements.

Cool Class: Feminist Philosophy

September 19, 2014

Bucknell students create slam poetry to confront their preconceptions about the feminist movement.

NT Live Oct. 5: Medea

September 18, 2014

The National Theatre Live season continues Oct. 5 with a screening of Medea

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