Saturday, February 1st, 2020

Bucknell February Tip Sheet

LEWISBURG, Pa. — The following may be Bucknell University story ideas in February. CRITICAL CAMPAIGN ANALYSIS — The first votes in the 2020 presidential election will be cast in the…

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Wednesday, January 15th, 2020

Bucknell’s Martine Provides Plant Perspective on Australian Wildfires

LEWISBURG, Pa. — Scientists warn that many species of mammals, birds, insects and plants have been lost in the massive Australian wildfires, which continue to burn. And that may just…

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Monday, January 13th, 2020

Bucknell MLK Week 2020 Is ‘Time to Break the Silence’

Celebration to Feature Prominent Scholars, Performers Jan 20-26 LEWISBURG, Pa. — Bucknell University’s 2020 Martin Luther King Jr. Week will bring scholars and activists to campus Jan. 20-26 for performances,…

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Friday, December 6th, 2019

Bucknell Professor Judith Grisel Invited to Speak at World Economic Forum

Grisel Will Address Global Addiction Epidemic During Jan. 22 Talk in Davos, Switzerland LEWISBURG, Pa. — Judith Grisel, a professor of psychology and neuroscience at Bucknell University and noted researcher…

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Thursday, December 5th, 2019

Bucknell’s Ng Studies Generational Differences Among Temp Workforce

Study Finds Baby Boomers Most Loyal, Millennials Prefer Employer Investment LEWISBURG, Pa. — A November report indicates that temporary employment has been growing steadily in the U.S. for the last…

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Wednesday, December 4th, 2019

Bucknell Professor’s Research Team Awarded $1.2 Million NSF Grant

Craig Beal and Team to Study Collection and Use of Data in Intelligent Vehicles LEWISBURG, Pa. — Bucknell University mechanical engineering professor Craig Beal is part of a research team…

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Monday, November 25th, 2019

Bucknell SBDC Earns State Grant for Regional Economic Recovery Program

Program Designed to Aid Economic Recovery from Wood-Mode Closure LEWISBURG, Pa. — The Bucknell University Small Business Development Center (SBDC) was recently awarded a $17,250 grant from Pennsylvania’s Department of…

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Monday, November 25th, 2019

Bucknell Study Finds Carbon Monoxide Produced in E-Cigarettes

Student Driven Research Published by the Journal Tobacco Control LEWISBURG, Pa. — The facts are increasingly clear — e-cigarette use, or vaping, may be hazardous to your health, with U.S.…

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Wednesday, November 6th, 2019

Bucknell Poll Finds Polarizing Results in Paying College Athletes

LEWISBURG, Pa. — In a tumultuous time for college athletics, a recent Bucknell Institute for Public Policy (BIPP) national survey noted that a significant majority of Americans support paying collegiate…

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Thursday, October 10th, 2019

Bucknell to Host ‘Dayeinu! Beyond Survival There is Hope’ Nov. 2-9

Workshops, Talks, Films and Performances to Promote Holocaust Education LEWISBURG, Pa. — Bucknell University will host Dayeinu! Beyond Survival There is Hope Nov. 2-9 — a week of free, public…

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Wednesday, October 9th, 2019

Bucknell Chemist’s Study Finds Health Hazard from Common Cleaners

LEWISBURG, Pa. –– We all have household cleaners to clean and sanitize surfaces inside our home, and most of the time they include both bleach-based and citrus-scented varieties. But according…

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Tuesday, October 8th, 2019

Bucknell to Explore Susquehanna River Health, Communities at Symposium

Leading Figure in Chesapeake Bay Restoration, Ann Pesiri Swanson, to Give Keynote LEWISBURG, Pa. — The health of the Susquehanna River and the communities along the river valley will be…

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Monday, September 16th, 2019

Sept. 17: Scholar to Discuss Formation of the Modern Middle East

The Modern Hebrew Studies Program presents Lior Sternfeld, a social historian of the modern Middle East, who will give a free, public lecture entitled “Israel and the Formation of the…

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Monday, September 16th, 2019

Sept. 18: Rutgers African-American Scholar to Discuss Horrific Philadelphia Murder Case

The Bucknell Center for the Study of Race, Ethnicity and Gender will present Kali Nicole Gross, the Martin Luther King, Jr. Professor of History at Rutgers University, for the the…

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Monday, August 26th, 2019

Sept. 24: Author of The Color of Law to Present Lecture

Bucknell’s education department will present Richard Rothstein, the author of The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated America, for a free, public lecture on Tuesday,…

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Thursday, September 19th, 2019

Sept. 28: Bucknell Orchestra to Perform Family Weekend Concert

The Bucknell University Orchestra will play a Family Weekend concert on Saturday, Sept. 28, at 7:30 p.m. in the Weis Center for the Performing Arts. With repertoire ranging from the…

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