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Orientation Event Connects First-Generation Students with Faculty, Staff

August 26, 2014

Bucknell's Class of 2018 Orientation schedule included a reception introducing incoming students to faculty and staff who share first-generation backgrounds.

Slavic Soul Party's Free Outdoor Concert Kicks Off Weis Center Season

August 25, 2014

Slavic Soul Party will kick-off the Weis Center's 2014-15 Series with a free outdoor concert Sept. 5 at 6 p.m.

Cool Class: Cognitive Control

August 22, 2014

This Bucknell class has binge-watching down to a science. Literally.

Preserving Summer Produce Workshop Aug. 28

August 21, 2014

Stacey Sommerfield will hold a free workshop on preserving summer produce Aug. 28 at 7 p.m. at the Public Library for Union County.

Jane Goodall to Speak at Bucknell Sept. 15

August 20, 2014

The world-renowned primatologist is the first speaker in the Bucknell Forum series, 'Revolution Redefined.'

Class of 2018 Orientation Begins Aug. 22

August 21, 2014

Bucknell University will welcome 941 members of the Class of 2018 to five days of Orientation that begin Aug. 22.

The Benefits of Fiber (Optics)

August 19, 2014

At Bucknell, the Keystone Initiative for Network Based Education and Research outlined the whys and hows of extending reach of their high-speed internet pipeline to surrounding community groups.

Bucknell Film Screenings for September and October

August 20, 2014

The Bucknell University Film/Media Screenings will host five film series every week this fall — four of them free of charge — as part of the Film/Media Screenings series shown at the Campus Theatre.

BILL Presents Lunch & Learn and Tea & Talk programs

August 19, 2014

The Bucknell Institute for Lifelong Learning (BILL) will present several programs as part of the Institute's Lunch & Learn series and the Tea & Talk series this fall.

Meet the Class of 2018

August 18, 2014

Bucknell University's Class of 2018 includes a Gates Millennium Scholar and the co-creator of an educational computer game.

Cool Class: Exploring Innovation Across Disciplines

August 15, 2014

In this cool class, Bucknell students learn that innovation is all around us.

Rewards of Research

August 13, 2014

Bucknell students took home all three top prizes at the fourth annual Susquehanna Valley Undergraduate Research Symposium.

Summer Research: Revealing a Riverbed

August 12, 2014

Tucker Cottrell '16, Erin Cox '15 and Professor Jessica Newlin, civil engineering, spent this summer doing river research.

Shields to Receive National Award for Research at an Undergraduate Institution

August 11, 2014

The American Chemical Society recognizes George Shields, dean of Bucknell's College of Arts & Sciences, for his integration of teaching and research.

BILL Fall Session Begins Sept. 22; Registration Opens Aug. 11

August 11, 2014

The Bucknell Institute for Lifelong Learning will begin its fall term 2014 session on Sept. 22, and run through Oct. 31. Registration begins Aug. 11 for a selection of 22 courses.

Cool Class: MLK and the Beloved Community

August 8, 2014

Bucknell students reinvigorate Martin Luther King's "beloved community."

Summer Research: Sight, Sound & Perception

August 5, 2014

How do sight and sound interact? Alexis Mook '15 and Ian Wellington '15 are finding out. 

The Crowdfunded Excursion

August 4, 2014

Bucknell Post-Doctoral Associate Ingrid Jordon-Thaden funded her latest alpine expedition online.

Cool Class: Gastronomic Discourse

August 1, 2014

In this cool class, Bucknell students explore one of our most intimate relations to the world: eating. 

Faculty Research Around the World

July 30, 2014

Bucknell faculty summer research projects in the Canadian Arctic, France, Germany, Kenya and Turkey.

Summer Research: Responses to the Arab Spring

July 29, 2014

Daisy Bourne ’15 is measuring government responses to the Arab Spring protests.

Bringing Back the Night Life

July 28, 2014

Bucknell researchers are teaming up to save North America's bats.

Fourth Annual Undergrad Research Symposium Aug. 5

July 28, 2014

Nearly 90 undergraduate students from three regional universities and the Geisinger Health System will participate in the fourth annual Susquehanna Valley Undergraduate Research Symposium Aug. 5 at Geisinger Health System's Henry Hood Center for Health Research.

Cool Class: Say It With Statistics

July 25, 2014

Bucknell students learn the first step in decision-making: Check your stats — and everyone else's.

Sharing Common Ground

July 24, 2014

By hosting the new PULSE Institute, Bucknell extends its commitment to access and diversity in higher education.

Summer Research: Where Literature Meets Music

July 22, 2014

Molly Brown '15 is finding the melody in Emily Dickinson's poetry.

Weis Center 2014-15 Season Announced

July 23, 2014

The 2014-15 season at Bucknell's Weis Center features 33 performances of music and dance from across the United States and around the world. 

Keeping an Eye on Miller Run

July 21, 2014

A new stream monitoring project brings together hydrologists and computer science researchers, and could set the standard for stream restoration in Pennsylvania.

Penn Central Wind Band in Free Concert July 26

July 18, 2014

The Penn Central Wind Band will present a free concert July 26 at 7:30 p.m. in the Weis Center for the Performing Arts at Bucknell University.

Cool Class: Cold Places

July 18, 2014

In this installment of our new web feature, "Cool Classes," Bucknell students heed the call of the wild in winter to understand humankind's relationship with the world.

Popular Science

July 17, 2014

Philosophy professors ask, "What do you know about science?"

STEM, From the Beginning

July 15, 2014

STEM Scholars program introduces first-years to research.

Springall Named to Common Application Board

July 14, 2014

Robert Springall, Bucknell University Dean of Admissions, has become a member of the board of directors of the Common Application association.

Bucknell Engineering Camp Inspires and Excites

July 14, 2014

Started in 2008 with just 26 students, Bucknell's weeklong summer engineering camp has grown to enroll 184 campers this year. Rising 8th- through 12th-graders come from all over the country, and as far away as England, to experience the residential camp taught by College of Engineering faculty.

Shaping Your World

July 10, 2014

Rising high school seniors from Pennsylvania, New York, New England and the mid-Atlantic region converged on Bucknell's campus to take part in a three-day program called Shaping Your World.  

Cool Class: Literature of Downton Abbey

July 8, 2014

In the first installment of our new web feature, "Cool Classes," we see how Bucknell students better understand literature by watching Downton Abbey.

Dubois Selected as Trout Professor of French

July 7, 2014

Bucknell University French professor Philippe Dubois has been selected as the David Morton and Leanne Freas Trout Professor of French.

Remembering Dick McGinnis

July 3, 2014

The College of Engineering has dedicated permanent space in memory of groundbreaking transportation professor.

Bucknell to host KINBER Community Day Aug. 14

July 3, 2014

Bucknell University will host KINBER Community Day Aug. 14.

Not Your Typical Lab

June 26, 2014

Digital Scholarship Center aims for innovation and collaboration.

Fall Extension Gardening Workshop July 31

June 26, 2014

Bucknell Biology Professor Mark Spiro will lead a fall extension gardening workshop July 31 at 7 p.m. at the Public Library for Union County.

Stars, Stripes and Sousa concert July 2

June 26, 2014

The Penn Central Wind Band will present 'Stars, Stripes and Sousa' at 7 p.m. July 2 in Lewisburg's Hufnagle Park.

Haussmann Awarded Levelhulme Trust Visiting Professorship

June 23, 2014

Bucknell University biology professor Mark Haussmann has been awarded the Leverhulme Trust Visiting Professorship.

Faculty Honored with Presidential Professorships

June 23, 2014

The University has announced the two newest recipients of Presidential Professorships — Linden Lewis and Timothy Strein.

Tree of Knowledge

June 19, 2014

Professor of Biology Chris Martine and students lauded for contributions to plant sciences.

Bucknell Joins White House Day of Making

June 18, 2014

Two Bucknell faculty members were invited to the White House's first-ever Maker Faire.

Professor Breaks Metallic Glass Quandary

June 12, 2014

You think you know what glass is, but you're probably wrong.

Friday Night Engineering

June 10, 2014

KEEN Design Challenges encourage students to go out on a limb.

Taking on Autism

June 5, 2014

The Geisinger-Bucknell Autism & Developmental Medicine Center offers outstanding care for patients and unparalleled learning opportunities for undergraduates.

GOODBYE B-LINK

May 14, 2014

Date: 5/14/2014
We are excited to announce the launch of Bucknell.edu/Proud-Alum and the Bucknell Alumni App. B-Link's alumni directory and web pages and will be available through May 31, 2014. We look forward to transitioning entirely to our new platforms!  

Reunion Weekend 2014

March 5, 2014

Date: 3/5/2014
May 29 - June 1, 2014. Mark these dates on your calendar, and join your classmates at Reunion Weekend 2014! Renew relationships, celebrate your Bucknell experience, and enjoy a beautiful weekend in Lewisburg. Classes ending in 4s and 9s will celebrate milestone Reunions in 2014. REGISTER NOW!

“Real Estate Today” Bucknell Alumni Panel Meets in NYC

January 10, 2014

Date: 1/10/2014
An impressive cohort of commercial real estate and finance professionals gathered recently at the J.P. Morgan Chase building in Manhattan to talk about challenges and opportunities in their industry.  The impressive aspect of this gathering was that both the participants and the 70 audience members consisted exclusively of Bucknellians. 

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