The weekly student newspaper of Bucknell University

The Bucknellian

The weekly student newspaper of Bucknell University

The Bucknellian

The weekly student newspaper of Bucknell University

The Bucknellian

University professors and students work to test vertical-axis wind turbines
Michael Taromina, Staff Writer • November 19, 2022

With so much happening on campus, it’s hard to believe Bucknell would allow students the opportunity to study and develop scientific instrumentation that will reveal answers...

Kyle Putt, Graphics Manager / The Bucknellian
Breaking the Bubble (11/18/2022)
Madison Kurtz, Contributiing Writer • November 19, 2022

Domestic: Last week Category 1 hurricane Nicole swept through Florida’s eastern coast, leaving unprecedented damages in its wake. Volusia County was severely impacted,...

Bucknell Gamelan Ensemble hosts workshop
Kelsey Werkheiser, Special Features Editor • November 19, 2022

The Bucknell Gamelan Ensemble presented a program of music and dance on Nov. 14 in the Weis Center Atrium. They began the performance with a piece called “Godeg Miring,”...

Photo courtesy of Bruce Hallman.
Bucknell professors, students research effects on pathogens on decreasing firefly populations
Bridgette Simpson, News Editor • November 19, 2022

Three Bucknell professors and three Bucknell students joined forces to research how bacteria pathogens affect firefly lifespans. Their paper was published in Ecological Entomology,...

Photo courtesy of Flickr user neiljs.
Things to do in Lewisburg over Thanksgiving Break
Kyra DeVoe, Staff Writer • November 19, 2022

Many Bucknell students will pack their bags and head home this Friday for a much needed week-long break. After weeks and weeks of deadlines and exams, Thanksgiving break...

Sienna Williams / The Bucknellian
GSA hosts speaker event for Transgender Day of Remembrance
Kelsey Werkheiser, Special Features Editor • November 18, 2022

The Gender & Sexuality Alliance hosted speaker Sonya Saturday on Nov. 15 to honor Transgender Day of Remembrance, observed annually on Nov. 20. Saturday, a resident of...

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Another impressive season for Women’s Soccer
Charlotte Dursee, Staff Writer • November 19, 2022

After winning the Patriot League Championship in penalty kicks, the women’s soccer team entered the NCAA tournament. The Bison traveled to Columbus, Ohio to take on The...

Bucknell Cross Country closes season with strong finish at Mid-Atlantic Regional
Noor Kaur, Staff Writer • November 19, 2022

The Bucknell Men and Women’s Cross Country Team competed at the Mid-Atlantic Regional Championship on Friday.  The men’s team placed twenty-third, with Sam Whittaker...

Women’s Volleyball has a historic run 
Lauren Medeiros, Staff Writer • November 19, 2022

This season for the Bucknell Women’s Volleyball team has been one for the books. Beating Navy in their last game of the regular season marked their first win over the Midshipmen...

Bucknell Football comes back to defeat Georgetown in overtime
Madison Rehak, Staff Writer • November 19, 2022

This past Saturday, the Bison matched up against Georgetown University in Washington, D.C. It was a very intense game for the Orange and Blue. The first quarter consisted...

Luke Waldner / The Bucknellian
Niagara falls to Bucknell basketball, Bison lose to Peacocks
Hugh Straine, Staff Writer • November 19, 2022

Bucknell Basketball improved to 2-0 this past Saturday at home after another decisive win versus Niagara 68-50. Another great offensive showing from the Bison was on display...

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Meet the Editors
Juliana Rodrigues, Special Features Co-Editor • November 30, 2022

Editor-in-Chief: Jaxon White ’23 Jaxon started writing for The Bucknellian during his first year at Bucknell. Originally joining to receive...

Bucknell first year roommate pairings
Juliana Rodrigues, Special Features Co-Editor • November 19, 2022

As a residential college, one of the requirements for first-year students are their random roommate assignments. Students of other colleges may...

Aiden Tacker / The Bucknellian
Step-by-step guide to recycling the right way
Tyler Thrutchley, Contributing Writer • November 19, 2022

One of the most overlooked conundrums of modern society is the topic of recycling. I for one have made the crucial mistake of putting waste in recycling bins, and recyclables...

Maddie Hamilton, Photography Editor / The Bucknellian
Letter to the Editor: Princeton Review ranks Bucknell in the Top 50 Green Colleges
Molly Garrahy, Contributing Writer • November 19, 2022

Congratulations Bucknell University for being ranked 40 out of 455 schools in the Princeton Review Guide to Green Colleges: 2023 edition. For 13 years, The Princeton Review...

Datawrapper offers new opportunities for student projects
Caleb Schmidt and Nathan Casarsa, Contributing Writers • November 19, 2022

Many of the tools surrounding presentations, slideshows and graphs remain repetitive and limit our abilities to express our creativity. Datawrapper is a tool used to build...

Backpedaling on crime
Caroline Hendrix, Senior Writer • November 19, 2022

Burlington, Vt., has seen a sharp increase in the number of stolen bikes coming into early 2022 — The New York Times reports more than 200 bikes stolen from June through...

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