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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. 

Event Photos

January 10, 2014

Date: 1/10/2014
Thank you to everyone who attended Reunion and Homecoming Weekend 2013! Check out the Reunion PhotosHomecoming Photos.
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Evangelical Community Hospital Holds January Classes

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Evangelical Community Hospital will hold a series of classes through the month of January.  They are as follows:

Prepared Childbirth Classes: more»

Evangelical’s Cancer Survivorship Program Holds First-Ever Couples Retreat

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The Nature Inn at Bald Eagle State Park, Howard, Pa.

According to the National Cancer Institute, nearly 12 million Americans are living with a history of cancer. Recognizing the impact the disease has on these individuals, and the families who love and support them, Evangelical’s Cancer Survivorship Program is making strides to help in new ways. more»

Bucknell Makes A Difference at Evangelical’s Center for Breast Health

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Pictured from left to right: From the Bucknell Chapter of Colleges Against Cancer, Jessica Britton, Survivorship Chair; Elena Thomopoulos, President; and Emily Partridge, Vice President present Andrea Bertram, Director of the Thyra M. Humphreys Center for Breast Health at Evangelical Community Hospital with a check for $1,000.

The Bucknell Chapter of Colleges Against Cancer (CAC) recently presented a check of $1,000 for the fight against breast cancer to Evangelical Community Hospital’s Andrea Bertram, Director of the Thyra M. Humphreys Center for Breast Health. more»

2014 Evangelical Gala Plans Underway to Support Rehabilitation Services

21 weeks 5 days ago
The 2014 Evangelical Community Hospital’s Gala Planning Committee: Front row: Jennifer Reish; Lise Barrick; Bridget Smith; Angela Motto, Gala co-chair; Maria Petorak; and Heather Snyder, Development Coordinator at Evangelical Community Hospital. Back row: Shannon Moyers; Brandy Kift, Marketing Manager at Evangelical Community Hospital; Cynthia Martin; Julie Stefan; Teresa Keeley; Sabra Karr; Jennifer Motto-Holthus; and Donna Schuck, Associate Vice President/Chief Development Officer at Evangelical Community Hospital Not Pictured: Jodi Batman and Sheri Rippon, Gala co-chair.

Plans are underway for the 2014 Evangelical Community Hospital Gala event. Being heldSaturday, March 8, 2014, at Bucknell University’s Larison Hall, the black-tie optional evening of dinner, dancing, and live auction raises funds to advance vital Hospital initiatives. more»

WE DO New York

November 14, 2013

Date: 11/14/2013
The WE DO Tour at Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel on Saturday, November 16, 2013 was a huge success. Thanks to all for attending. View the event photos.

WE DO New York

November 14, 2013

Date: 11/14/2013
The WE DO Tour comes to the Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel on Saturday, November 16, 2013.  Check back soon for event photos.

Rail Authority to Support Funding for PA Transportation

23 weeks 1 day ago

Major transportation legislation is under consideration in the Pennsylvania House of Representatives and a vote is anticipated within days. Legislators will vote on the $2.5-billion spending plan that cleared the Senate in June.  more»

Local Family Doctor Named as President-Elect of PA Academy of Family Physicians, Foundation

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Douglas A. Spotts, MD, FAAFP, has been named President-Elect of The Pennsylvania Academy of Family Physicians for the 2013-2014 leadership year. more»

Talk with the Doc: Joint Experts Discuss Replacements and How They Improve Lives

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With over 3,300 total joint replacements done at Evangelical Community Hospital, SUN Orthopaedic Group and Evangelical’s Center for Orthopaedics’ joint specialists know what they’re talking about. Now they’re talking to you with a FREE discussion focused on the benefits of total joint replacement. more»

Midd-West High School Teams Support Mammograms for Women Who Can’t Afford Them

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24 weeks 2 days ago

Midd-West teams recently supported mammograms for uninsured and underinsured women of the community at Evangelical Community Hospital’s Thyra M. Humphreys Center for Breast Health. more»

NEW Bucknell Alumni App

October 31, 2013

Date: 10/31/2013

Available free in the App Store for iOS devices and more»

Bucknell Alumni App Coming Soon

October 31, 2013

Date: 10/31/2013

The app will be available free in the Google Play store for Android and the App Store for Apple iOS devices. Look for more information coming soon.

Homecoming Weekend October 25 -27

October 29, 2013

Date: 10/29/2013
Thanks to everyone for visiting campus during Homecoming Weekend! Enjoy the photos of the weekend!

Homecoming Weekend October 25 -27

October 29, 2013

Date: 10/29/2013
Thanks to everyone for visiting campus during Homecoming Weekend! Photos of the weekend events will be coming soon.

SEDA-COG KICKS OFF NATURAL GAS UTILIZATION PROJECT

26 weeks 5 days ago

SEDA-COG, in conjunction with Centre, Clinton, and Mifflin counties has begun a project to increase the utilization of regionally developed natural gas in Central Pennsylvania. The $160,000 project is intended to make natural gas more accessible for residential, industrial, and vehicular use. more»

Evangelical Hospice Welcomes New Volunteers and Staff

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Evangelical Hospice recently held a volunteer training on September 9, 10, and 11 for those interested in assisting with end of life care and comfort for families throughout the Susquehanna Valley. Topics covered during training included Hospice philosophy, communication skills, care and comfort measures, understanding bereavement and volunteer opportunities. more»

Evangelical Community Hospital Schedules November Support Groups

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26 weeks 5 days ago

Evangelical Community Hospital has scheduled its roster of support groups for the month of November. They are as follows:

· Alcoholics Anonymous: Sundays, Noon and Wednesdays, 7 pm, Evangelical Community Hospital in Wood-Mode Conference Room, located on the Hospital’s Lower Level. more»

Evangelical Community Hospital Holds November Classes

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26 weeks 5 days ago

Evangelical Community Hospital will hold a series of classes through the month of November. They are as follows:

Prepared Childbirth Classes: more»

Evangelical Community Hospital Holds Screenings

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26 weeks 5 days ago

Community Health and Wellness at Evangelical Community Hospital will hold a series of screenings through the month of November.

Community Flu Clinic: Thursday, November 14, 11 am-1 pm, at the Community Health and Wellness Center. more»

CONTRACTING OPPORTUNITIES WITH THE BUREAU OF PRISONS

26 weeks 5 days ago

Federal Bureau of Prison (BOP) facilities in Allenwood and Lewisburg buy more than $45 million in goods and services every year, representing a “…great opportunity…” for firms in Central Pennsylvania, according to Kristen Moyer, Procurement Specialist with the SEDA-COG Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC). more»

Evangelical Hospice and Buffalo Valley Lutheran Village Combine Their Expertise

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27 weeks 5 days ago

Evangelical Hospice now serves more patients and families through a unique agreement with Buffalo Valley Lutheran Village in Lewisburg, a facility of Diakon Lutheran Social Ministries. This collaboration of services ensures residents of Buffalo Valley have access to specialty care in their last days. more»

Deadly Bus Crash Tests Emergency Preparedness of Local Hospital

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On Wednesday, October 9, 2013, a Greyhound Lines bus collided with a tractor trailer on Interstate 80. Victims were sent to area hospitals in the rare mass casualty incident. Evangelical Community Hospital’s Emergency Department responded with medical treatment for 14 patients. more»

CSSI Finalizes Partnership with SalesPad

28 weeks 2 days ago
Computer Support Services, Inc. (CSSI) a Pennsylvania based IT Solutions Provider today announced that it has finalized a partnership with SalesPad® , A provider of sales and customer services tools for Microsoft Great Plains Users. 

Evangelical Doctor Graduates From Patient Safety Leadership Fellowship

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29 weeks 6 hours ago

J. Lawrence Ginsburg, MD, MMM, FAAFP, recently graduated from the Comprehensive Patient Safety Leadership Program held by the American Hospital Association (AHA) and the National Patient Safety Foundation (NPSF). more»

Evangelical Community Hospital Holds Screenings

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29 weeks 2 days ago

Community Health and Wellness at Evangelical Community Hospital will hold a series of screenings through the month of October. more»

Evangelical Community Hospital Holds October Classes

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29 weeks 2 days ago

Evangelical Community Hospital will hold a series of classes through the month of October. They are as follows:

Prepared Childbirth Classes: more»

Evangelical Community Hospital Schedules October Support Groups

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29 weeks 2 days ago

Evangelical Community Hospital has scheduled its roster of support groups for the month of October. They are as follows: more»

Cookin’ Men Turns Up The Heat on Breast Cancer Awareness

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29 weeks 2 days ago

Evangelical Community Hospital is kicking off National Breast Cancer Awareness Month with Cookin’ Men, an event where local celebrity men come together to turn up the heat on breast cancer awareness by creating culinary delights for people to enjoy while raising funds to support The Thyra M. Humphreys Center for Breast Health. more»

Evangelical Acquires SUN Orthopaedic Group, Inc.

29 weeks 2 days ago

Evangelical Community Hospital has acquired SUN Orthopaedic Group, Inc., the region’s premier bone and joint specialists. more»

Talk with the Doc: Early Breast Cancer Detection Saves Lives

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John F. Turner, MD, FACS, board certified and dedicated breast surgeon serves as Medical Director of Evangelical Community Hospital’s Thyra M. Humphreys Center for Breast Health. Dr. Turner will deliver a discussion on early detection of breast cancer on Thursday, October 17, 2013.

Breast cancer is the most common cancer among American women, except for skin cancers. About 1 in 8 women in the US will develop invasive breast cancer during their lifetime, according to the American Cancer Society. At this time there are more than 2.8 million breast cancer survivors in the United States, many of those due in large part to early detection. more»

Evangelical Medical Services Organization Welcomes Krum, CRNP

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29 weeks 2 days ago

Evangelical Medical Services Organization (EMSO), Evangelical Community Hospital’s network of primary care and specialty practices, is pleased to announce the arrival of Susan Skotleski Krum, Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner, at the Thyra M. Humphreys Center for Breast Health. more»

Alumni Receive Fall Awards

September 24, 2013

Date: 9/24/2013
Congratulations to the following alumni who will be acknowledged at the Academic Year Kickoff Dinner on Friday, October 4.  Sue Mathias '69 (Distinguished Citizenship Award), Charlie Collier '91 (Artistic Achievement Award), and Heidi Nepf '87 (Distinguished Engineering Alumni Award).

Bucknell University Alumni Awards

September 24, 2013

Date: 9/24/2013
Congratulations to the following alumni who will be acknowledged at the Academic Year Kickoff Dinner on Friday, October 4.  Sue Mathias '69 (Distinguished Citizenship Award), Charlie Collier '91 (Artistic Achievement Award), and Heidi Nepf '87 (Distinguished Engineering Alumni Award).

Take Precaution Against Influenza with Flu Shots by Evangelical

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30 weeks 5 days ago

Flu seasons are unpredictable. The timing, length and severity vary each year, typically with a peak during January and February. Based on this, the Centers for Disease Control recommends a yearly flu vaccine for everyone six months of age and older. Receiving the flu shot as soon as it becomes available each year is ideal as the protection will continue throughout the flu season. more»

Talk with the Doc: Fast, Effective Relief From Hernia Pain

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For the five million Americans who have a hernia, surgery is the only relief. Evangelical Community Hospital’s Hernia Center makes it possible for those suffering from a hernia to be set free from daily pain and discomfort without a long wait. more»

Evangelical Medical Services Organization Announces New Staff

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Evangelical Community Hospital’s Evangelical Medical Services Organization (EMSO) network of primary care practices announces new staff at several of its care locations.

Selinsgrove Family Medicine more»

Homecoming Weekend October 25 - 27

September 10, 2013

Date: 9/10/2013
Weekend highlights include: Homecoming Tailgate and Little Bison Kid's Zone, Bucknell vs. Lehigh football game, Emmylou Harris and Rodney Crowell in concert and Zero Year Reunion for the Class of 2013.  To view the full schedule of events, click here. more»

Homecoming Weekend October 25 - 27, Register Today!

September 10, 2013

Date: 9/10/2013
Homecoming registration and the full schedule of events for Oct. 25-27 are now live! Sign up for weekend highlights: Homecoming Tailgate and Little Bison Kid's Zone, Bucknell vs. more»

September - Welcome Receptions

September 9, 2013

Date: 9/9/2013
Join the Bucknell Regional Clubs in welcoming new grads and new Bucknellians to your area in September!  Click here for a reception near you.

Evangelical Employees and Volunteers Presented Award for Outstanding Patient Experience

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On Tuesday, August 27, 2013, Evangelical Community Hospital board members, physicians, volunteers, and employees were on hand to receive the Outstanding Patient Experience Award from Healthgrades officials. more»

Evangelical Community Health and Wellness Has Record Setting Year

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32 weeks 5 days ago

Evangelical Community Hospital’s Community Health and Wellness had a record-setting year of providing services to the community, aiding in its mission to promote wellness throughout the Central Susquehanna Valley. more»

Evangelical Mentors and Supports New Registered Nurses

33 weeks 1 day ago
Pictured front row (l to r): Amy Moore, Quinn Hoot, and Hannah Barclay. Back row (l to r): Traci Walls, Anna Johnson, Jessica Leon, Amelia Kelley. Not pictured: Sanyay Dunn, Rich Kaminski, Hillary Godeck, and Larissa Bowes.

Several graduate nursing students recently took part in the annual Evangelical’s Building A Safe Environment (BASE) class. The program is held each year for new and recently hired graduate RNs. more»

Breast Cancer Predictive Risk Test Available Locally

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Russell Stankiewicz, MD, FACOG, CCD, NMCP, is pleased to announce that OB/GYN Associates of Lewisburg, P.C. in Lewisburg, PA is now offering the BREVAGen™ predictive risk test. Clinically validated, BREVAGen is the latest advance in assessing a woman’s unique risk of developing non-familial or sporadic breast cancer. more»

Evangelical Golf Classic Raises Funds For Lifesaving Services

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Todd Houston of Commerce Benefits Group tees off during the 27th annual Evangelical Golf Classic. This year’s event raised more than $40,000 for Pre-Hospital Services.

Evangelical Community Hospital hosted its 27th Golf Classic Event on Friday, August 16, 2013, at the Susquehanna Valley Country Club. The event was a great success, raising over $40,000 for Pre-Hospital Services. more»

Evangelical Schedules September Support Groups

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34 weeks 8 hours ago

Evangelical Community Hospital has scheduled its roster of support groups for the month of September. Our feature support group of the month: more»

Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program at Evangelical Reaches Milestone

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34 weeks 1 day ago

August marks a milestone for Evangelical Community Hospital’s pulmonary rehabilitation program – 10 years of helping individuals breathe easier. more»

Evangelical Community Hospital Holds September Classes

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34 weeks 1 day ago

Evangelical Community Hospital will hold a series of classes through the month of September. They are as follows:
Prepared Childbirth Classes: more»

Evangelical Community Hospital Holds Screenings

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34 weeks 5 days ago

Community Health and Wellness at Evangelical Community Hospital will hold a series of screenings through the month of September. more»

Evangelical Community Hospital Granted Funds for Two Major Program Areas

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34 weeks 5 days ago

Evangelical Community Hospital was recently awarded a grant of $43,415 from the Ralph and Josephine Smith Fund at the First Community Foundation Partnership of Pennsylvania (FCFP). The funds are designated for The Family Place, Evangelical’s obstetrics unit, and for the Financial Assistance Program. more»

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