The weekly student newspaper of Bucknell University

NEWS

A ‘factual feminist’ critiques modern campus activism and feminism

A ‘factual feminist’ critiques modern campus activism and feminism

Ellie Hislop, Staff Writer

An American author, former philosophy professor, and a resident scholar at the conservative think tank American Enterprise Institute (AEI), Christina Hoff Sommers also considers herself a “factual feminist” who ac...  Read More »

Feb 17

Chrysalis 2017: A rapper’s delight

Chrysalis 2017: A rapper’s delight

Erin Hausmann, Staff Writer

This year’s Chrysalis Ball performer will be the Sugarhill Gang, according to Activities and Campus Events (ACE). Known for their 1979 multi-platinum hit “Rapper’s...  Read More »

Feb 17

Fareed Zakaria announced as keynote speaker for 167th Commencement

Fareed Zakaria announced as keynote speaker for 167th Commencement

Madison Weaver, Assistant News Editor

University President John Bravman announced to students on Feb. 13 that bestselling author, columnist, and television host Fareed Zakaria will be the keynote speaker at the U...  Read More »

Feb 16

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OPINIONS

Lady Gaga responds graciously to body-shamers

Lady Gaga responds graciously to body-shamers

Samantha Woolford, Contributing Writer

Lady Gaga lit up the stage at the Super Bowl LI during the halftime show on Feb. 5. We all knew it was going to be epic; it is Lady Gaga, after all. The iconic pop singer...  Read More »

Feb 17 • No Comments

A ‘factual feminist’ spreads alternative facts

Ruby Gould, Opinions Co-Editor

Christina Hoff Sommers, resident scholar at the conservative think tank American Enterprise Institute, visited campus on Feb. 9 to discuss the decline of what she refers...  Read More »

Feb 16 • 2 Comments

Bucknell Institute for Public Policy (BIPP): The rockiest of starts for President Trump

Zachary Krivine, Staff Writer

For those who cover politics for a living, I would imagine the days leading up to the 2016 presidential election were marked by a degree of sadness, given that Hillary...  Read More »

Feb 16 • No Comments

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SPORTS

Wrestling extends win streak to nine matches

Wrestling extends win streak to nine matches

Becky Chambers, Staff Writer

The wrestling team racked up two more wins to bring its win streak to nine consecutive matches. The Bison faced off against the Binghamton Bearcats on Feb. 10 at home...  Read More »

Feb 16 • No Comments

Men’s tennis looks to rebound after a 0-2 weekend

Ross Lazarus, Contributing Writer

The men’s tennis team faced a challenging set of matches as the team took on James Madison and Penn State in a non-conference neutral-site match at Penn State Indoor...  Read More »

Feb 16 • No Comments

DeBoer leads Bison to dominating 79-49 win at Colgate

Meredith Langs, Contributing Writer

The Bison women’s basketball team is back on the winning path after a decisive victory against Colgate on Feb. 11 on the Raiders’ home court. This triumph followed their...  Read More »

Feb 16 • No Comments

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Satire

Young Love: A very chill text message to my blind formals date

Madeleine Silva, Web Managing Editor

Hey Dave! It’s Emma, your formals date for this Friday. I just wanted to let you know the plan for pre-formals. A group of us (who you do not know at all) are going to...  Read More »

Feb 16 • No Comments

University student’s toxic defecation results in evacuation of Bertrand Library

Courtney Wren, Satire Editor

Investigative reporting done by The Bucknellian has revealed that the evacuation of Bertrand Library on Feb. 14 was due to a student's decision to release their bowels i...  Read More »

Feb 16 • No Comments

The List: 16 things to do instead of doing your homework

Courtney Wren and Madeline Diamond, Satire Editor and Senior Editor

Swiffer your entire apartment Passive-aggressively text your roommates about how you just swiffered the entire apartment Go to Sweet Frog and sample every flavor ...  Read More »

Feb 16 • No Comments

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