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A Week in the Life: An Italian exchange program

A Week in the Life: An Italian exchange program

Helen Lauterbach, Contributing Writer 

September 12, 2019

From Sept. 8 to Sept. 14, the University’s Italian Studies Program is hosting 10 high school students from Deledda International School in Genoa, Italy. Alessandro Andreani, the Italian students’ teacher and trip chaperone, was a teacher’s assistant at the University six years ago, and additionally...

What’s cooking on campus?

Bel Carden, Contributing Writer

September 12, 2019

Every college has its horror stories about food. Whether they be tales surrounding the inevitable “Freshman 15” or the nasty cafeteria specials, these nightmares (some true and some make-believe) scare a large population of first-year students, causing them to come to campus in the fall predisposed...

To Submit or Not to Submit?

To Submit or Not to Submit?

Libby Darrell, Features Editor

September 5, 2019

The process of applying to college is knowingly not a simple one: weekends of visiting countless universities, hours toiling over SAT and ACT preparation questions, and creative ideas forming to be the topic of your precious Common Application essay – all things completed in anticipation of one hopeful...

Upcoming Fall Arts Digest: Weis Center for the Performing Arts

Libby Darrell, Special Features Editor

September 5, 2019

The Weis Center for the Performing Arts is not merely a lively hub for all arts-related events at the University, but it is recognizable to residents in Central Pennsylvania, as well. For more than 30 years, the Weis Center has brought various artists to the University’s campus in order to inspire...

Editors you may know: Spring 2019!

April 26, 2019

Name: Haley Mullen Role on the paper: Editor-In-Chief Favorite newsroom moment: being constantly roasted for reading the Message Center Digest   Future role with the paper: avid reader and sharer Summer plans: a vacation of biking and hiking the Irish coast with the family before heading to New Y...

People of the Year

People of the Year

Sara Wilkerson, Staff Writer

April 25, 2019

As the academic year comes to a close, the editors of The Bucknellian nominate and vote to determine three individuals – two students and one faculty or staff member – who have made a significant impact on the University community. This year, Harper Stewart ’19, Tyler Candelora ’19, and Fiel...

Looking for An Outing?

Libby Darrell, Contributing Writer

April 25, 2019

Our campus has a thriving atmosphere dedicated to outdoor education, though not all Bucknellians take advantage of the great opportunities provided. One specific organization on campus that is responsible for organizing weekend excursions is the Outdoor Education & Leadership program (OEL). The...

Multi-Factor Authentication: The University’s newest security safeguard

Sara Wilkerson, Contributing Writer

April 21, 2019

The University has recently introduced students to a new security safeguard called DUO multi-factor authentication that will protect their online data and accounts. Enrollment in DUO will be mandatory for all students by July 15, 2019. In addition to using a login with a username and password, multi-...

A spotlight on the University’s musical ensembles

Bel Carden, Contributing Writer

April 19, 2019

Everyone listens and connects to music. Just as there are many different styles of music – pop, country, classical – there are also many different music ensembles on campus. Students are welcome to share their musical talents by participating in any of these unique groups. Just as everyone finds...

Cool Things You Didn’t Know You Could Make in 7th Street Studio & MakerSpace

By Libby Darrell, Contributing Writer

April 18, 2019

You may have wondered, where’s the most creative place on campus?   While there may be several places at the University that foster creativity – including the Weis Center for the Performing Arts, Tustin Studio Theatre, and the Art Building, to name a few – one of the most well-known i...

Thank you, Avengers

Blake Sherwyn, Contributing Writer

April 18, 2019

The end is near. Eleven years and 21 movies in the making, the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) is ready to launch its final installment to the story of a group of heroes that many of us have grown up cheering for. While this may sound dramatic for a movie genre that is often dismissed as a cash grab...

The Addiction Summit

Julie Spierer, Special Features Editor

April 4, 2019

One of the biggest challenges of communicating academic information outside of a classroom setting is fostering the bridge between the field of study and the interest of the general public. Two areas of scientific study that have been at the forefront of this challenge are mental health and addiction,...

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