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Director of UCLA’s Native Nations Law and Policy Center presents “Owning Red: Native Peoples and Cultural Appropriation”

Caroline Buck, Contributing Writer

April 18, 2019


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Angela R. Riley presented a talk in the Elaine Langone Center Forum at 7 p.m. on April 16 entitled, “Between Indigenous Law and Federal Law.” Riley is a professor at the UCLA School of Law and the director of UCLA’s Native Nations Law and Policy Center. University Associate Professor of History...

Choreographer’s Showcase features student talent

Choreographer’s Showcase features student talent

Clare Merante, Contributing Writer

April 11, 2019


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The spring Choreographer’s Showcase was held on April 5 at 7:30 p.m. and on April 6 at 2:00 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. in the Tustin Studio Theatre. The showcase is the culminating project for students participating in the University’s Dance Composition course. Dance Composition, taught by Professor of Dance Er...

University wifi security leads to arrest of former student

Haley Mullen, Editor-In-Chief

April 11, 2019


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Former University student Nedim A. Kocagil was released from Union County police custody on April 4, after posting $2,500 of his $25,000 bail. Kocagil, who withdrew from the University in September 2018, was a member of the class of 2020. He was arraigned by Magisterial District Judge Richard Cashman...

Dr. James Hansen to give keynote at annual sustainability symposium

Holly Burns, Contributing Writer

April 11, 2019


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The University will hold its seventh annual Sustainability Symposium entitled “Young People’s World: Making Your Future Energy, Climate & Human Rights” on April 26-27. The Sustainability Symposium aims to promote positive environmental changes by educating individuals about the importance...

The Offbeats Spring Concert held in Bucknell Hall

Caroline Buck, Contributing Writer

April 11, 2019


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The Offbeats held their annual Spring Concert on April 7. The fifteen-member student a cappella group performed at 4 p.m. in Bucknell Hall, kicking off the show with a rendition of Bruno Mars’ “The Lazy Song.” Their songs ranged in genre and style, including “Crazy,” “Power of Love,” “Movement,”...

Students participate in friendly competition at Canoe Battleship

Students participate in friendly competition at Canoe Battleship

Sarah Haber, Contributing Writer

April 11, 2019


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Activities and Campus Events (ACE) and Outdoor Education and Leadership (OEL) co-hosted Canoe Battleship at the Kinney Natatorium on April 5. With the Kinney Natatorium transformed into a combat zone, teams participated in multiple rounds of intense competition.   The objective of Canoe Ba...

Greek Sing competition concludes 2019 Greek Week

Avery Blasko, Contributing Writer

April 11, 2019


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Every sorority and fraternity chapter on campus gathered in Davis Gym on April 5 for the culminating event of Greek Week: Greek Sing. Greek Sing is an annual competition in which all of the sororities and fraternities are randomly paired off to present a dance to a panel of judges, who then determine...

Breaking the bubble

Silvia Buonocore, News Editor

April 11, 2019


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National:   The first-ever image of a black hole was released by astronomers on April 10. Previously thought to be unseeable, the black hole in the image is comparable to a ring of orange and red light with a black center. This particular black hole is a few billion times larger than the su...

Aly Raisman delivers Spring Lectureship talk

Elise Covert, Print Managing Co-Editor

April 4, 2019


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Olympic gold medal gymnast Aly Raisman spoke in Sojka Pavilion on April 2 at 7 p.m. as part of the University’s Student Lectureship program in front of a crowd of 1,571. Lauren Mastoloni ’19, Co-Chair of the Student Lectureship Committee, introduced Raisman at the start of the event, while Assistant Professor...

Pride Rally hosted by the University’s Gender and Sexuality Alliance

Silvia Buonocore, News Editor

April 4, 2019


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The University’s Gender and Sexuality Alliance (GSA) hosted a Pride Rally in Olin 268 as a part of their annual Pride Week. Vice President of GSA Jacob Adeniran ’19 organized the event and presented an opening speech.   Adeniran’s speech explained that this year’s Pride Rally coincides...

Go Greek! event kicks off Greek Week

Sarah Haber, Contributing Writer

April 4, 2019


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The Greek organizations on campus hosted the community-wide event, Go Greek, at the Gerhard Fieldhouse on March 31. Go Greek kicked off Greek Week 2019, which is an annual tradition involving a full week of daily activities relating to sorority and fraternity life on campus.   This year’s...

Students for Asian Awareness present Asian Gala

Clare Merante, Contributing Writer

April 4, 2019


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  Students for Asian Awareness at Bucknell (SAAB) hosted the Asian Gala on March 30 in Larison Dining Hall. The gala featured musical, dance, and theatrical performances by both students and University professors. The event, which was themed “Traditions and Mythical Folklore,” was hosted...

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