Thursday, September 3rd, 2020

Media Tip Sheet: Bucknell’s September Story Ideas

LEWISBURG, Pa. — These are Bucknell University story ideas that may interest you in September. PANDEMIC HOME IMPROVEMENTS — The pandemic has forced us to…

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Thursday, August 20th, 2020

Media Tip Sheet: Bucknell’s Back to School Story Ideas

LEWISBURG, Pa. — Now that Bucknell University’s new academic year is underway, the following are story ideas that may interest you. COPING DURING COVID-19 —…

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Tuesday, July 28th, 2020

Bucknell’s Lower Warns that Fireflies at Risk for ‘Blinking Out’

LEWISBURG, Pa. — Late July is one of the best times in the Northern Hemisphere to view the nightly natural light show produced by fireflies.…

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Monday, July 13th, 2020

Bucknell’s Capaldi Prepares the Region for Emergence of Eastern Cicada Killer Wasps

Soon after a New York Times story ran in May about reports in the Pacific Northwest of Asian giant hornets — dubbed “murder hornets” in…

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Wednesday, July 8th, 2020

Media Tip Sheet: Bucknell’s Midsummer Story Ideas

LEWISBURG, Pa. — The following are Bucknell University midsummer story ideas that may interest you. SPLIT ALONG PARTY LINES — It’s abundantly clear during this…

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Tuesday, July 7th, 2020

Bucknell’s Tranquillo, Vigeant Elected to ASEE Academy of Fellows

LEWISBURG, Pa. — Bucknell University professors Joe Tranquillo, biomedical and electrical engineering; and Margot Vigeant, chemical engineering, were recently elected to the American Society for…

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Thursday, June 18th, 2020

Bucknell’s Mulligan Addresses Nation’s Meatpacking Dilemma

LEWISBURG, Pa. — Meatpacking plants across the country, including the Cargill Meat Solutions facility in nearby Hazleton, were closed in April when thousands of workers…

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Tuesday, May 12th, 2020

Chen Assesses Supply Chain Outlook for Meatpacking Industry

LEWISBURG, Pa. — The meatpacking industry has slowed dramatically amid COVID-19 outbreaks at plants, and that may lead to future meat shortages. While Bucknell Freeman…

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Friday, March 20th, 2020

Bucknell’s Martin Gauges Slow Response to the ‘Slow’ COVID-19 Crisis

To say all levels of government weren’t on the same page in the initial response to the COVID-19 pandemic would be an understatement. But now…

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Thursday, March 19th, 2020

Rooke Chapel Congregation Erases $1.6 Million in Local Medical Debt

Congregation Funding to Eliminate Debt for Families in 15 Central Pa. Counties LEWISBURG, Pa. — More than $15,000 in donations from the Rooke Chapel congregation…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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