handheld Adjective and noun.

handicapped Avoid. See disabled, handicapped.

headlines Capitalize the principal words in headlines, including prepositions and conjunctions of four or more letters, and capitalize articles or words of fewer than four letters if they appear at the beginning or end of a title. Capitalize any word appearing after a colon in a headline. Quotes in headlines should be denoted with single quotation marks. Bucknell without University is acceptable in headlines. Examples: Bucknell's College of Management Awarded Accreditation; Weis Center's Spring Season: A Dozen Dynamic and Engaging Performances; Cirque du Soleil Creative Director to Speak, Answer Questions.

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Hispanic Use when describing a person from a Spanish-speaking land or culture. Latino and Latina are sometimes preferred. Follow the subject’s preference.

Homecoming Capitalize when referring to Bucknell’s annual event.

home page Two words.

honorary degrees All references to honorary degrees should specify that they are honorary. Otherwise follow style for academic degrees.

honors Lowercase cum laude, magna cum laude and summa cum laude, and use only when pertinent. See awards.


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