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Voter turnout for BSG elections nearly doubles

Sasha Weilbaker, Senior Writer

November 30, 2017

  Results of the 2018 Bucknell Student Government (BSG) Executive Board elections were released to students on Nov. 17 by the current Executive Board President Amanda...

Two students hospitalized for meningitis over holiday break

Elizabeth Worthington, News Co-Editor

November 30, 2017

Over Thanksgiving break, students, faculty, and staff received a campus-wide alert from Dean of Students Amy Badal and Director of Student Health Dr. Catherine O’Neil...

Madison Weaver, News Co-Editor

November 30, 2017

While most students expect to spend eight semesters at the University, some students in the Class of 2018 have planned to graduate a semester early, officially becoming alumni...

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Policy is important, but so is character

Sam Rosenblatt, Opinions Co-Editor

November 30, 2017No Comments

The wave of sexual assault scandals surrounding prominent men in Hollywood and in Washington has reached a breaking point as Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore has found himself...

Maddie Boone, Opinions Co-Editor

November 30, 2017No Comments

The news that broke on the morning of November 27 of the engagement of Ms. Meghan Markle and Prince Harry brought excitement to many around the world. Although engagement...

Chris Ellis, Associate Professor of Political Science

November 30, 2017No Comments

Three weeks ago, I invited Dr. K.C. Johnson to come to Bucknell to talk about Title IX’s role in shaping how colleges respond to allegations of sexual assault. This talk...

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Men’s basketball three-game winning streak snapped

Patrick Dempsey, Contributing Writer

November 30, 2017No Comments

After losing a heartbreaker to undefeated Maryland 80-78 on Nov. 18 to round out a four-game road trip that kicked off the 2017-2018 season, the Bison men’s basketball team...

Women’s basketball shows depth, wins three straight

Ross Lazarus, Senior Writer

November 30, 2017No Comments

Bison basketball season is finally back, and the women’s team is off to a 5-3 start. However, the Bison suffered their third loss of the season on Nov. 21, falling to St....

Meet the Managers: The faces behind the scenes of Bison Basketball

Elise Covert and Lauren Whelan

November 30, 2017No Comments

Sam Cox ’18 and Mike McNally ’18: Men’s basketball senior managers For Bison men’s basketball, it takes a team. No one recognizes this more than Mike McNal...

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Religious studies department releases holiday album

Jon Meier, Satire Co-Editor

November 30, 2017No Comments

The department of religious studies is excited to announce the upcoming release of its faculty’s first holiday album, “Holiday Hi-Stories.” The project, slated for release...

Rose Gendelman, Staff Writer

November 30, 2017No Comments

Today was a better day than most. Deliveries have left me with a permanent garlic smell lingering on my fingers, which prevents me from scoring many dates, but I enjoy it...

Angela Ri, Contributing Writer

November 30, 2017No Comments

  Spend a day at your high school and visit every teacher you have ever had. Be sure to bring up a random conversation from several years ago that they definit...

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