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“WE DO.N’T” pamphlets circulate campus during Admitted Student Open House

“WE DO.N’T” pamphlets circulate campus during Admitted Student Open House

Bethany Blass, Print Managing Editor

While prospective students and their families were visiting campus during the University’s Admitted Student Open House (ASOH) on April 22, several typed pamphlets titled...

April 27, 2017

University announces Islamic studies professorship

Erin Hausmann, Senior Writer

After several years of raising funding for the “WE DO” campaign, the University has revealed plans to hire a new professor to fill an Islamic studies position. Over the...

April 27, 2017

Investigative News: Research on sexual assault, misconduct on campus reflect national trends

Kathryn Nicolai, Investigative News Editor

The prevalence of sexual assault on college campuses has received augmented national attention in the last decade, resulting in increased awareness as well as federal and...

April 27, 2017

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OPINIONS

Bill O’Reilly: A double standard on a double standard

Bill O’Reilly: A double standard on a double standard

Tom Bonan, Contributing Writer

In 2002, Fox News settled the first of what would become five workplace harassment cases involving the television host Bill O’Reilly—the final two of which have culminated...

April 27, 2017No Comments

Editorial: Sexual assault is a human issue, not a numbers one

Sexual assault is an issue that plagues all levels of humanity, from the individual to the college campus to the national stage and beyond. It has also been highlighted r...

April 27, 2017No Comments

On-campus LEED certifications: Are we being sustainable, or just point-chasing?

On-campus LEED certifications: Are we being sustainable, or just point-chasing?

Julia Friedman, Contributing Writer

As an environmental studies major and a graduating senior, I often find myself reflecting on many aspects of the University culture and campus climate, both in terms of areas...

April 27, 2017No Comments

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SPORTS

Track and field posts record-breaking weekend

Track and field posts record-breaking weekend

Becky Chambers, Senior Writer

The track and field team hosted the Bucknell Team Challenge at Christy Mathewson-Memorial Stadium on April 22. It was a record-breaking meet, with two school records shattered...

April 27, 2017No Comments

Bison teams look forward to the fall 2017 season

Elise Covert & Bri Pomonis, Sports Co-Editors

The Bison fall sports teams saw great success in 2016, with Patriot League championships from women’s soccer and women’s cross country, and a conference championship for me...

April 27, 2017No Comments

Beyond the Bison: Former New England Patriot found dead in prison cell

Beyond the Bison: Former New England Patriot found dead in prison cell

Bri Pomonis, Sports Co-Editor

Former New England Patriot Aaron Hernandez was found dead in his prison cell at Souza-Baranowski Correctional Center on April 19. His death was ruled a suicide by hanging. The...

April 27, 2017No Comments

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Satire

University Public Safety cracks down on ‘camping’ this exam season

Hannah Paton, Contributing Writer

This exam season, the University’s Public Safety staff has made a vocal commitment to cracking down on students who loiter in the library throughout exam week. Referred...

April 27, 2017No Comments

Overherd on campus

“I don’t want to get too drunk because then I can’t watch the ‘Snowden’ movie.” “Hannah and I told people we were in Kappa so they would give us their Juul....

April 27, 2017No Comments

Thrill-seeking student waits until the last minute to reset MyBucknell password

Madeline Diamond, Senior Editor

Kevin Kress ’17 decided to add a little chaos to his life and waited until 11:59:59 p.m. to reset his MyBucknell password, lest he get locked out of his account. “I need to get on Mo...

April 27, 2017No Comments

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The weekly student newspaper of Bucknell University
The weekly student newspaper of Bucknell University