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Men and women’s track teams claim first place in Bucknell Team Challenge

Men and women’s track teams claim first place in Bucknell Team Challenge

Kaelyn Long, Senior Writer

April 25, 2019

The men’s and women’s track teams competed in the Bucknell Team Challenge on April 20, a home meet against Binghamton, Bloomsburg, Lock Haven, Mansfield, Penn State, St. Francis (PA), and University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC.) The men’s track and field team claimed first place, finishing...

Senior Class Tribute

Senior Class Tribute

Madison Weaver, Senior News Writer

April 25, 2019

Subheadline: BSG creates a photo-friendly installation Students walking by the South Campus Apartments may have noticed a new addition: a large, block letter “B” split with blue and orange. This new University feature is the senior tribute from the Class of 2019. Situated between South Campus ...

Billionaires are too little and too late to Notre Dame

Billionaires are too little and too late to Notre Dame

Jonathan Riker, Contributing Writer

April 25, 2019

The fire that broke out at Notre Dame on April 15 is, without a doubt, a great tragedy for the citizens of the world as we continually strive to preserve and sanctify the jewels of the past. It caused me great shock and grief to learn of the fire; my empathy goes out to the residents of Paris, citizen...

Satire editor is forcibly evicted from The Bucknellian after refusing to graduate

Satire editor is forcibly evicted from The Bucknellian after refusing to graduate

Charles Beers, Satire Editor

April 25, 2019

Public Safety officers were seen storming Stuck House this past Wednesday night as former Satire Editor Barles Cheers ’19 refused to vacate the premises after his last Production Night.   Announcing his unofficial retirement from comedy after three incredible semesters as The Bucknellian’s sa...

University Department of Theatre & Dance presents Blue Stockings

University Department of Theatre & Dance presents Blue Stockings

Clare Merante, Contributing Writer

April 18, 2019

Subheadline: University Department of Theatre and Dance presents a play about women trying to obtain the right to graduate   Pull-Out Quote: “‘Blue Stockings’ was an amazing production to take part in due to both its content and the community involved. We got to reflect back upon the t...

Kim Kardashian following in her father’s footsteps

Kim Kardashian following in her father’s footsteps

Lauren McDermott, Contributing Writer

April 18, 2019

Kim Kardashian West has recently been studying the ins and outs of the legal system in the hopes of one day pursuing her passion of becoming a lawyer. In an interview with “Vogue,” the “Keeping Up with the Kardashians” (KUWTK) star announced her plans to take the California bar exam in 2022....

The Dad’s Guide to Admitted Students’ Day

The Dad’s Guide to Admitted Students’ Day

Charles Beers, Satire Editor

April 18, 2019

In the eyes of most University officials, this year’s Admitted Student Open House went off without a hitch. Large groups of anxious high school seniors toured campus, sat in on unique lectures that gave a glimpse of their future careers, and experienced college life first-hand at the Activities Fa...

Women’s water polo finishes regular season 23-11

Women’s water polo finishes regular season 23-11

Patrick Dempsey, Sports Co-Editor

April 18, 2019

In its last three regular season games, the No. 18 Bison women’s water polo team (23-11) faced Saint Francis, Michigan, and Princeton on April 13-14 at Kinney Natatorium. The team beat Saint Francis for the second time this season with a final score of 12-5, but dropped games against No. 6 Michigan...

Children’s author writes “If You Bring Your Dog to Super” following University visit

Children’s author writes “If You Bring Your Dog to Super” following University visit

Bridget Beljan, Senior Writer

April 11, 2019

When you were a child, you were probably read the renowned children’s book “If You Give a Mouse a Cookie.” You may have also experienced the sequels “If You Give a Moose a Muffin” and “If You Give a Dog a Donut” if your parents saw fit.   Following Disney’s pattern of adapting pop...

Sestina to join Kentucky basketball as a graduate transfer

Sestina to join Kentucky basketball as a graduate transfer

Justin Schaumberger, Senior Writer

April 11, 2019

Bison men’s basketball forward Nate Sestina ’19 announced on Twitter on April 4 that he has committed to play his final year of college basketball at the University of Kentucky as a graduate transfer. After redshirting his first year as a Bison due to shoulder surgery, Sestina will graduate in May...

Choreographer’s Showcase features student talent

Choreographer’s Showcase features student talent

Clare Merante, Contributing Writer

April 11, 2019

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...

LUNA’s donation to USWNT is a band-aid fix

LUNA’s donation to USWNT is a band-aid fix

Elise Covert, Print Managing Co-Editor

April 11, 2019

Equal Pay Day in the United States was on April 2, a day designated to raising awareness about the gender pay gap. In coordination with the occasion, the LUNA Bar brand, a division of Clif Bar & Company, announced a $718,750 donation to the United States Women’s National Soccer Team (USWNT). The...

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