The Bucknellian

Looking forward to Dayeinu! Beyond Survival

Looking forward to Dayeinu! Beyond Survival

Riley DeBaecke, Contributing Writer

October 31, 2019

With November quickly approaching, the Bucknell Opera Theatre has been busily preparing to kick off this year’s Holocaust Education Week, also known as “Dayeinu! Beyond Survival There is Hope.” In Judaism, “Dayeinu” or “Dayenu” is one of the most significant and well-loved songs, which...

BUAA grants build relationships

BUAA grants build relationships

Libby Darrell, Special Features Editor

October 31, 2019

On a smaller college campus with a plethora of opportunities and occasions, students may not be aware of every single event, organization or program available to him or her. In addition to organizations and events, however, the University offers several funding awards, which enable students to pursue...

Standing on Common Ground 

Standing on Common Ground 

Libby Darrell, Special Features Editor

October 25, 2019

Many students, both prospective and current, wonder what diversity means at the University. They also wonder how diversity — whether racial, intellectual, political, sexual, etc. — can be further accepted and expressed on campus. Common Ground was created to address these issues. What is Common Gr...

Running from negativity

Running from negativity

Bel Carden, Staff Writer

October 25, 2019

Most would agree that running is not their favorite activity. Whether it’s a timed mile or the elementary school run test, a negative connotation tends to follow the hobby. However, Girls on the Run views running in a very different manner. Contrary to popular opinions about running, this program utilizes...

Where are they now?

Where are they now?

Libby Darrell, Special Features Editor

October 10, 2019

With an alumni network of over 54,000 former students, it is no wonder that the University boasts its ability to connect its current students with those who have graduated. Through the University’s networking resources — including the University’s Alumni App, on-campus and regional career networking...

Real-world money management

Real-world money management

Bel Carden, Contributing Writer

October 10, 2019

As students begin to consider their futures after the University, many worry about faring in the real world and surviving its problems. How do taxes work? How do I pay my bills? How do I manage my money responsibly? To ease these anxieties, the University created Management 314: Personal Finances — ...

Fostering the arts on-campus and beyond

Fostering the arts on-campus and beyond

Libby Darrell, Special Features Editor

October 4, 2019

Looking to host a poetry slam event on campus? Or, do you want to start your very own dance ensemble, different from what the University already offers? Do you have an idea to enhance the arts at the University, but don’t have enough money or resources to do so? If this is the case, check out the Univ...

LGBTQ Support List

LGBTQ Support List

October 4, 2019

October 11th is International Coming Out Day and will be celebrated on college campuses and at other events around the globe. This year the Office of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans*, and Queer Resources, the Gender & Sexuality Alliance (GSA) and the Bucknellian will be publishing the 13th annu...

What’s happening Family Weekend?

What’s happening Family Weekend?

Claire Burton, Contributing Writer

September 26, 2019

It seems as if the first month of classes went by in the blink of an eye — the air is beginning to cool and Family Weekend is already upon us. Most students are excited to get a small taste of home, especially the first-years, many of whom have not been away from family for this long before and may st...

Inside-Out: learning positive psychology alongside prisoners

Inside-Out: learning positive psychology alongside prisoners

Abby Tate, Contributing Writer

September 26, 2019

Most of the University’s students know PSYC 242 (Positive Psychology) better as “Prison Psych.” As one of the courses offered at the University, PSYC 242 is not your typical lecture. Associate Professor of Psychology Kim Daubman facilitates the class in accordance with the Inside-Out Prison Exchange...

Getting on the Global Climate Strike 

Bel Carden, Contributing Writer

September 19, 2019

As people have become more and more educated on our current climate crisis, concern surrounding the future of our planet is increasing. However, some of the factors hindering the enactment of pivotal climate change policies include the idea that people do not believe in climate change, or that the majority...

How to Find an Interesting Internship

Libby Darrell, Special Features Editor

September 19, 2019

Are you a current student wondering where your major will take you? A first-year who has no idea where to begin looking for a job or an internship? Fear not, because the Center for Career Advancement (CCA), located on the first floor of the Botany Building, is a resource that is happy to help. Amon...

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