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Impeachment: Get out and vote

Impeachment: Get out and vote

Selby Schnobrich, Contributing Writer

February 7, 2020

As the Senate voted to acquit U.S. President Donald Trump in his impeachment trial, it is crucial that we, as the next generation of voters, understand how this impeachment trial has empowered our voices as voters. Before this trial, we weren’t entirely sure what an impeachment trial was supposed to...

Interview with poet and groundhog Punxsutawney Phil

Interview with poet and groundhog Punxsutawney Phil

Bridget Beljan, Satire Co-Editor

February 7, 2020

In case you’ve been living under a rock, accomplished groundhog Punxsutawney Phil predicted an early spring last weekend. The Bucknellian had the pleasure of sitting down with the renowned expert P. Phil himself to discuss his work and most recent prediction.   Thank you for taking the time to speak with us, Mr. ...

In remembrance of Kobe Bryant

In remembrance of Kobe Bryant

Selby Schnobrich, Contributing Writer

January 30, 2020

On Jan. 26, 2020, the world began to grapple with an inconceivable tragedy. Lakers legend Kobe Bryant, the Black Mamba himself, was killed at the age of 41 in a helicopter accident along with his 13-year-old daughter, Gianna, and seven others. As news outlets scrambled to piece together the details,...

Women make a big splash at Lehigh while men wade

Alex Bolinger, Contributing Writer

January 30, 2020

Last Saturday, the men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams traveled to Lehigh University to face the Mountain Hawks, a conference rival, in their final dual meets of the season. The women’s team was able to defeat Lehigh for a historic victory, while the men were unable to overcome a tough...

Is technology blending home and work-life?

Is technology blending home and work-life?

Jaxon White, Contributing Writer

January 23, 2020

The separation of work and home life is becoming obsolete. Technology has advanced beyond being a tool to streamline work; instead, it has become a near necessity to have a constant connection with employers and colleagues through email or cell phones. If an employer has a question on a document submitted...

Thanks for nothing, Syllabus Week

Bridgette Simpson, Contributing Writer

January 23, 2020

As parents in their Land Rovers and BMWs took their turns pulling up to the first-year dorms to unload their cars, it was beginning to feel like spring semester. After nearly a month at home, practically on a leash with their parents and siblings, everyone was ecstatic to finally be back in Lewisburg...

University hosts MLK Week

Libby Darrell, Special Features Co-Editor

January 23, 2020

Time to Break the Silence In honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s legacy as an activist and leader in the Civil Rights Movement, the University is hosting its annual MLK Week. Called “Time to Break the Silence,” the remembrance events for Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. will run Jan. 20-26. This year, ...

The Office of Global & Off Campus Education: The University’s gateway to the world

Sara Wilkerson, Special Features Co-Editor

January 23, 2020

“Patience” and “flexibility” are two seemingly unrelated words. Yet, according to Marguerite Santorine, one of the advisers in the Office of Global & Off-Campus Education, these words of wisdom are vital to advisees throughout the tedious study abroad application process. “I believe...

Kyle’s Korner: Sleeping in Class

Kyle’s Korner: Sleeping in Class

Kyle Putt, Graphic Artist

January 23, 2020

“Megxit” brings Royal Couple to campus

“Megxit” brings Royal Couple to campus

Liz Whitmer, Staff Writer

January 22, 2020

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, have recently rejected their royal titles and will no longer be living exclusively in Britain. This change has come after unwarranted backlash toward Markle, some saying due to racism by the British media and Crown, causing them to move...

A walk on the grass: Miller and Krohn navigate the less traveled path

A walk on the grass: Miller and Krohn navigate the less traveled path

Kaitlin Stansel, Contributing Writer

December 17, 2019

When you’re about to disrupt expectations, there’s a distinct accompanying feeling. It dwells in your stomach, pulses your heart and claws at your throat, holding your voice captive. Regardless of how confident you are in your decision, your hands tremble as though even your body is doubtful of t...

Kyle’s Korner: Flu season

Kyle’s Korner: Flu season

Kyle Putt, Graphic Artist

November 22, 2019

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