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NEWS

Nick Palmer ’17 guides peers towards success in the financial industry

Mamta Badlani, Staff Writer

In a story not totally out of the ordinary for University students, Nick Palmer ’17 spent the last two summers interning for a prestigious financial firm and has since...  Read More »

September 22, 2016

Alum-turned successful author dispenses entrepreneurial insight

Maddie Liotta, Staff Writer

"For every 10 pregnant women that don’t follow prenatal care, we lose 1 million dollars," Michael Dermer '90 said. This statistic, which pulled Dermer into the entrepre...  Read More »

September 22, 2016

First openly gay member of PA General Assembly shares story

Sasha Weilbaker, Staff Writer

Brian Sims, the first openly gay member of the Pennsylvania General Assembly, was brought to campus Sept. 15 by the Gender & Sexuality Alliance (GSA) and the College...  Read More »

September 22, 2016

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OPINIONS

Letter to the Editor

To the Editor: Thanks to those of you who shared critiques of the Sept. 6 forum, “Conscience, Courage, Community: Bucknell Responds to Injustice Today.”  I can understand...  Read More »

September 22, 2016 • 0 comments

Editorial: An abundance of opportunity, especially in rural PA

Journalists, comedians, scientists, singers, actors, activists, actresses—people from all walks of life have graced the stages of the University over the years. Even less...  Read More »

September 22, 2016 • 0 comments

Parathletes move mountains, with less media coverage

Megan Grossman, Contributing Writer

Forty, 44, 31: these are the number of respective gold, silver, and bronze medals won by U.S. Paralympians in Rio this month. One hundred fifteen medals, 115 champions with...  Read More »

September 22, 2016 • 0 comments

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SPORTS

Dodovich takes individual victory, helps women’s golf clinch title

Anslee Krouch, Staff Writer

The women’s golf team hosted the Bucknell Invitational Sept. 17-18, consisting of 18 holes each day. The Bison won their own invitational for the first time in five years...  Read More »

September 22, 2016 • 0 comments

Bison volleyball has tough 0-3 weekend

Annie Collett, Staff Writer

The Bison women’s volleyball team hosted Oakland, Buffalo, and Cornell at Davis Gym during the Bucknell Invite on Sept. 16-17. Unfortunately, the Orange and Blue fell...  Read More »

September 22, 2016 • 0 comments

Men’s tennis combines new coaching staff and veteran talent at Saint Joseph’s Invitational

Bri Pomonis, Contributing Writer

The men’s tennis team continued its fall season success with the second tournament of the year at the Saint Joseph’s Invitational the weekend of Sept. 16-18. New head...  Read More »

September 22, 2016 • 0 comments

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Satire

Turns out senior boy isn’t actually worth it

Madeleine Silva, Web Managing Editor

“I don’t know why I asked someone else to formals.” Jack watched Lucy absorb this information, wondering if she would buy the most recent lie he was telling her....  Read More »

September 22, 2016 • 0 comments

RA holds meeting to warn students about venemous paralyzing spiders, gets bitten mid-meeting

Madeline Diamond, Senior Editor

After news of last week’s paralytic spider infestation in several dorms, Residential Advisors (RAs) across campus held hall meetings to address the situation. Since several...  Read More »

September 22, 2016 • 0 comments

Bucknell to become fully Amish by Fall 2017

Stephanie Garboski, Contributing Writer

University officials decided on Sept. 19 to transition into a fully functioning Amish community by Fall 2017. The transition will begin immediately with the removal of all...  Read More »

September 22, 2016 • 0 comments

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The weekly student newspaper of Bucknell University
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