Monday, May 3rd, 2021

Media Tip Sheet: Bucknell’s May Story Ideas

LEWISBURG, Pa. — These are Bucknell University story ideas that may interest you in May. NOT SPEAKING THE SAME LANGUAGE — A group of U.S.…

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Friday, April 16th, 2021

Bucknell Sustainability Symposium to Address ‘Adapting in Uncertain Times’

Eighth Annual Event Will be Held Virtually April 23-24 LEWISBURG, Pa. — One thing the world can agree on is that these have been most…

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Friday, April 2nd, 2021

Bucknell Student-led Art Auction with the State Correctional Institute at Coal Township to Benefit Transitions of PA

LEWISBURG, Pa. — An art auction inspired by Bucknell University’s Inside-Out Prison Exchange Program with the State Correctional Institute at Coal Township is being conducted…

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Thursday, April 1st, 2021

Bucknell’s Tranquillo, Cavanagh Named American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering Fellows

LEWISBURG, Pa. — Bucknell University professors Joe Tranquillo (left), biomedical and electrical engineering; and Dan Cavanagh (right), biomedical and chemical engineering and biomedical engineering department…

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Wednesday, March 31st, 2021

Media Tip Sheet: Bucknell’s April Story Ideas

LEWISBURG, Pa. — These are Bucknell University story ideas that may interest you in April. PLAYGROUND PRECAUTIONS — As COVID-19 vaccinations increase and the weather…

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Monday, March 1st, 2021

Media Tip Sheet: Bucknell’s March Story Ideas

LEWISBURG, Pa. — These are Bucknell University story ideas that may interest you in March, which will be the first anniversary of COVID-19 being declared…

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Friday, February 5th, 2021

Bucknell Virtual Family Night at the Observatory to Begin Next Week

Bucknell Partners with Union County Public Library on Virtual Program, Families Can Pick Up Craft Kits at the Library LEWISBURG, Pa. — The Bucknell University…

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Tuesday, February 2nd, 2021

Media Tip Sheet: Bucknell’s February Story Ideas

LEWISBURG, Pa. — These are Bucknell University story ideas that may interest you in February. BUCKNELL TURNS 175 — Bucknell celebrates the 175th anniversary of…

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Sunday, December 6th, 2020

Media Tip Sheet: Bucknell’s December Story Ideas

LEWISBURG, Pa. — These are Bucknell University story ideas that may interest you in December. TRUST IN SHATTERED GLASS — President-elect Joe Biden’s cabinet nominees…

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Thursday, November 12th, 2020

Nov. 17: Michelle Johnson to Present Class of 1956 Award Lecture on ‘Engaging an Ancestor’

Professor Michelle Johnson, anthropology, is the recipient of the Class of 1956 Lectureship for Inspirational Teaching. In conjunction with that award, she’ll present a virtual…

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Thursday, November 5th, 2020

Media Tip Sheet: Bucknell’s November Story Ideas

LEWISBURG, Pa. — These are Bucknell University story ideas that may interest you in November. PLANNING A #PLANTSGIVING — Given concerns over COVID-19, people all…

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Wednesday, November 4th, 2020

Bucknell’s Ellis Assesses Presidential Polling Problems

Amid the drama of another presidential election cliffhanger came this storyline — how could the political polls be even more inaccurate this year than they…

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Monday, November 2nd, 2020

Bucknell to Explore Watersheds, Ecosystems and Sustainability at 15th Annual River Symposium

Officials from PA DCNR, Keystone 10 Million Trees Partnership to Speak LEWISBURG, Pa. — Watersheds, ecosystems and sustainability will be the focus when the Bucknell…

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Wednesday, October 21st, 2020

Bucknell Halloween Chemistry Show Set for Virtual Viewing Oct. 27

Photo by Rob Ingles, The Daily Item Show to be Streamed on the Lewisburg Children’s Museum Facebook Page LEWISBURG, Pa. — The Bucknell University chemistry…

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Tuesday, October 13th, 2020

Media Tip Sheet: Bucknell’s Election Story Ideas

LEWISBURG, Pa. — With three weeks left until election day, these are Bucknell University’s election-related story ideas that may interest you. THE GREAT DIVIDE —…

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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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