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Inclusive excellence professional development series

Inclusive excellence professional development series

Julie Spierer, Special Features Editor

April 5, 2018


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The University aims to be committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of campus life. Part of the University’s diversity plan includes the Inclusive Excellence Professional Development Series, which aspires to establish a shared understanding of diversity and inclusion inside the classroom. Th...

Pride Week ‘celebrates difference’

Pride Week ‘celebrates difference’

Julie Spierer, Special Features Editor

March 29, 2018


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Pride Week is an annual week-long event at the University that seeks to celebrate gender and sexuality inclusion and raise awareness and support for the LGBTQ+ community. The week is sponsored by the Gender & Sexuality Alliance (GSA) and Bucknell Student Government (BSG). Rainbow Run The week kicked...

Delving into the Deep Web

Delving into the Deep Web

Ruby Gould, Print Managing Editor

March 29, 2018


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The Deep Web The darknet is a category that falls within the larger category of the deep web, which refers to any web page that is not indexed by a search engine. This means that search engines like Google, Yahoo, or Bing cannot access pages that fall within the deep web. However, pages don’t necessarily...

Behind the season of the 2018 Patriot League Champs

Behind the season of the 2018 Patriot League Champs

Elise Covert, Sports Co-Editor

March 8, 2018


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The Bison men’s basketball team (24-9, 16-2 PL), under the leadership of a standout trio of seniors, has seen unprecedented success in the 2017-2018 season. On Mar. 7, the Orange and Blue took on Colgate for the Patriot League Tournament title, their league-leading 12th appearance in the championship...

Women’s resource center celebrates 30th anniversary with leadership summit

Women’s resource center celebrates 30th anniversary with leadership summit

Julie Spierer, Special Features Editor

March 8, 2018


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The University’s Women’s Resource Center (WRC) celebrates 30 years of providing women and underrepresented groups support on campus. In celebration of its 30th anniversary, the center hosted a two-day event comprised of a gala and women’s leadership panel. Students, alumni, faculty, and staff join...

Black Student Union presents Ninth annual Black Arts Festival

Black Student Union presents Ninth annual Black Arts Festival

Julie Spierer, Special Features Editor

March 1, 2018


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The University’s Black Student Union (BSU) recently hosted their ninth annual Black Arts Festival, comprised of entertaining music and dance in a variety of different events. The Festival has been celebrated for years by the University as well as the Lewisburg Community. The Festival is emblematic of t...

Question and answers with the library’s best resources

Question and answers with the library’s best resources

Emily Haas and Julie Spierer

March 1, 2018


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Have you ever felt intimidated or overwhelmed by a research assignment? Next time (if you haven’t already), consider turning to a research librarian for advice! The University has seven research by subject librarians who all have offices located on the first floor of the Bertrand Library. Each li...

BIPP BIPP hooray

BIPP BIPP hooray

Natalie Spears, Senior Writer

February 22, 2018


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With only three months left until summer vacation, it’s the time of the year when students are stressing about what they’ll be doing during the break to enhance their resumes. Most students look for jobs and internships where they live; however, there are many lucrative summer programs right here...

A closer look at the University’s religious life facilities

A closer look at the University’s religious life facilities

Julie Spierer, Special Features Editor

February 22, 2018


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The University offers an array of different opportunities for religious observance right on campus. Rooke Chapel Perhaps one of the University’s most iconic buildings is Rooke Chapel. On most evenings, the chapel’s spire can be seen illuminated by the University’s brilliant sunsets. But,...

Sex week

Sex week

Julie Spierer, Special Features Editor

February 15, 2018


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Start the conversation The second annual Sex Week, hosted by Speak UP, was held the week of Valentine’s Day from Feb. 12-18, and included a series of events, workshops, and lectures surrounding the topics of sexuality and consensual sex. As well as facilitating discussions about consent and heal...

Changing the culture: the University’s inconvenient truth

Changing the culture: the University’s inconvenient truth

Emily Haas, Contributing Writer

February 15, 2018


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Campus initiatives Our environment is changing, and the pursuit of sustainability is not only important, but essential. There are currently three different branches dedicated to sustainability on campus: the Office for Sustainability, the University's Center for Sustainability and the Environment...

Not a qualm about staying calm

Not a qualm about staying calm

Julie Spierer, Special Features Editor

February 8, 2018


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Defining the matter College can be a rewarding time, where students are immersed in a culture surrounded by individuals their own age, all seeking to accomplish similar academic achievement. For many, college is comprised of more decision-making than ever before. Overwhelmed, some students neglect...

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