Amy Badal has been with the Office of the Dean of Students since 2001. She was named Dean of Students in August 2015.

As the chief student affairs officer at Bucknell, Amy oversees the office responsible for a range of student-life matters, including new student orientation, residence halls and off-campus living, campus activities and organizations, fraternity and sorority affairs, student government, religious life, multicultural interests, student leadership and wellness services, among other areas of student life.

As a member of Bucknell's Provost Council, Amy works closely with the Dean of the College of Arts & Sciences and the Dean of Engineering. Amy is also a member of the President's Operations Management Group.

In addition to Bucknell, Badal worked at Appalachian State University overseeing student leadership initiatives and teaching leadership development courses.

She received her B.A. degree from Western New England College, an M.A. degree from Miami University and earned her Ph.D. in Student Affairs Administration from The University of Georgia.

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about some of the offices and resources guided by the Dean of Students

Student Affairs

Bucknell takes its mission, to foster "...a residential, co-curricular environment in which students develop intellectual maturity, personal conviction and strength of character, informed by a deep understanding of different culture and diverse perspectives" seriously. 

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Intercultural Equity & Advocacy

This network of offices, dedicated to assisting the Bucknell community to be a more inclusive and supportive educational environment, includes International Student Services, Multicultural Student Services, the Office of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans* and Queer Resources , and the Women's Resource Center.

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