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Christine Sciacca presents on the role of medieval women

Rachel Milio, Contributing Writer

September 20, 2018


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Associate Curator at the Walters Art Museum, Christine Sciacca, spoke on the role of women in medieval societies during her Sept. 18 lecture entitled “Illuminating Women in the Middle Ages.” Sciacca, who holds a Ph.D. in art history from Columbia University, discussed female patronage and medieval...

BizPitch competition to take place in November

Harry Hobart, Contributing Writer

September 20, 2018


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Each November, the BizPitch competition is held during Global Entrepreneurship Week. This opportunity gives student entrepreneurs a chance to win prizes to help them launch their ventures. Students connect with advisers, access resources, and secure a membership in StartupLewisburg, the home for innovators...

Breaking the Bubble

Haley Mullen and Kathryn Nicolai, News Co-Editors

September 20, 2018


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Domestic:   Mark Cuban, famed owner of the Dallas Mavericks, has agreed to donate $10 million to women’s groups following a Sports Illustrated investigation which exposed multiple instances of sexual harassment and other inappropriate and hostile workplace conduct within the Mavericks organization...

9/11 Remembrance

9/11 Remembrance

Emily Barlow, Contributing Writer

September 13, 2018


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The University’s College Republicans, College Democrats, and the Conservatives Club came together on Sept. 11 for an event in the Elaine Langone Center Forum to remember the events that occurred on Sept. 11, 2001. Some of the University’s ROTC program members attended the event, processing into the ...

The Plain White T’s to headline Fall Fest 2018

Silvia Buonocore, Contributing Writer

September 13, 2018


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The Campus Activities and Programs (CAP) Center is gearing up for its annual Fall Fest, which will take place on Sept. 14 from 5-10 p.m. on Sojka Lawn (rain location: Gerhard Fieldhouse) with a performance by the Plain White T’s. This year’s Fall Fest will include many fun treats such as nacho...

Kappa Delta Rho supporting suicide awareness

Kappa Delta Rho supporting suicide awareness

Madison Weaver, Senior Writer

September 13, 2018


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In memory of Peyton Rumachik ’18, a brother of the Kappa Delta Rho (KDR) fraternity at the University who lost his life to suicide this past June, the brothers of KDR participated in the Out of the Darkness Community Walk in Harrisburg Pa. on Sept. 8. Members of the fraternity were deeply saddened...

Public Safety to provide new security service for campus events

Isabel Carden, Contributing Writer

September 13, 2018


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Throughout the school year, the University’s different organizations and clubs host a number of social events for students to attend that require security. These events include fraternity registers, Fall Fest, concerts, sports games and more. Any event that is expected to generate a large crowd on...

Delta Upsilon returns to campus

Katherine Kromer, Contributing Writer

September 13, 2018


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This fall, the Demosthenean Chapter of Delta Upsilon (DU) has returned to campus with a recolonized pledge class of 20 brothers. Delta Upsilon’s history at the University dates back to 1899 when the Demosthenean Chapter was first chartered. However, in the beginning, the Demosthenean Chapter was...

Bucknell Public Interest Program (BPIP) allows students to intern unpaid

Ruby Gould, Editor-in-Chief

September 13, 2018


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The Bucknell Public Interest Program (BPIP) held a luncheon event on Sept. 11 to celebrate the 39 students who were awarded stipends of $3,000 each to complete unpaid internships in the fields of public policy, social work, and community service this past summer. The program was founded in 2000 to...

Weis Center hosts Famed Piper, Fiddler Team

Genevieve Block, Contributing Writer

September 13, 2018


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The University welcomed the Famed Piper, Fiddler Team to campus on Sept. 6. The duo, David Power and Willie Kelly, performed traditional Irish music for an audience of University students, faculty, and community members. With only three instruments, a set of pipes, a penny whistle, and a fiddle, Kelly a...

First free concert of the year: Billy Hart and the Academy

September 13, 2018


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Billy Hart and the Academy performed for the Jazz Chamber series on Sept. 12 in Bucknell Hall. The event was the first of many free concerts that will take place this year. The concert series aims to present “international modern masters and young visionaries to the campus and surrounding community”...

Academic East construction update

Academic East construction update

Genevieve Block, Contributing Writer

September 6, 2018


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The University announced the Campus Master Plan in 2008, which aims to build two new academic buildings, Academic East and Academic West. The University chose to place the buildings on south campus behind Bertrand Library to add an additional quadrangle to campus. In fall of 2013, a completed Academ...

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