Tuesday, October 16th, 2018

Bucknell Professor Collaborates on Breakthrough Firefly Genome Project

New Paper Sheds Light on Firefly Bioluminescence LEWISBURG, Pa. — Fireflies and their fascinating luminous courtships have been the subject of childhood wonder and inspired scientific curiosity for centuries. Now,…

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Monday, September 24th, 2018

Bucknell Supports Largest Higher Education Sustainability Conference

PITTSBURGH, Pa. — Bucknell University will serve as a host sponsor for the 2018 Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE) Conference & Expo in Pittsburgh, Pa.…

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Tuesday, September 18th, 2018

Media Tip Sheet: Bucknell Story Ideas for September

LEWISBURG, Pa. — The following are Bucknell University story ideas that may interest you for the rest of September. A PROGRESS REPORT ON HIGHER ED – At the start of…

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Wednesday, August 29th, 2018

Bucknell’s Smyer Receives Awards from American Psychological Association

LEWISBURG, Pa. — Bucknell University Professor of Psychology Mick Smyer was the recipient of two awards at the 2018 American Psychological Association (APA) Convention this month. He received the M.…

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Tuesday, August 28th, 2018

Bucknell 2018 Football Home Opener to Feature Post-Game Fireworks

LEWISBURG, Pa. — Residents living near Bucknell University’s Christy Mathewson-Memorial Stadium should be aware that Saturday’s Bison football season opener vs. William & Mary will be followed by post-game fireworks,…

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Wednesday, August 22nd, 2018

Sept. 7: Author of First Women’s Translation of The Odyssey to Speak

Emily Wilson, professor of classical studies at the University of Pennsylvania and author of the first known complete English translation by a woman of Homer’s The Odyssey will present “Translating…

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Monday, September 10th, 2018

Sept. 11: Italian Professor to Speak on Human Rights, Mental Health and Trauma

Guido Veronese, a professor in the Department of Human Sciences and Education, the University of Milano-Biccocca in Italy, will present a free, public talk on promoting human rights through mental…

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Monday, September 10th, 2018

Sept. 13: Professor to Discuss Immigration Law in the Trump Administration

Anna Law, Herbert Kurz Chair in Constitutional Rights, CUNY Brooklyn College, will investigate immigration law in the Trump Administration in the free, public Constitution Day Lecture on Thursday, Sept. 13,…

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Wednesday, September 12th, 2018

Sept. 25-26: UCLA Scholar, Author to Present 32nd Annual Black Experiences Lecture

Kyle T. Mays, assistant professor of African American Studies at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), will present Bucknell’s 32nd Annual Black Experiences Lecture with a free, public talk…

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Tuesday, September 25th, 2018

Oct. 2: Faculty Colloquium to Address ‘Climate Energy and Food Security from the Sea?’

Deborah Sills, a Bucknell civil and environmental engineering professor, will present the next faculty colloquium entitled “Climate Energy and Food Security from the Sea?” on Tuesday, Oct. 2, at 5:15…

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Wednesday, September 19th, 2018

Oct. 2: Experts to Discuss Social Media, Data and Marketing

To help voters, including students and community members, better understand what’s at stake in this year’s midterm elections, the Bucknell Institute for Public Policy (BIPP) is holding a fall lecture…

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Monday, September 24th, 2018

Oct. 2: Bucknell Student Lectureship Series to Host Josh Peck

The Bucknell University Student Lectureship Series will host former Nickelodeon teen star, actor, comedian and YouTube personality Josh Peck on Tuesday, Oct. 2 at 7 p.m. in the Weis Center…

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Thursday, October 4th, 2018

Oct. 16: ‘Art in Bars’ to Pair Three Beards Brewing with Samek Artwork

The Samek Art Museum’s “Art in Bars” program returns to Spyglass Ridge Winery, 105 Carroll Road, in Sunbury, as four new art-related craft beers from Three Beards Brewing will be…

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