Top stories: Our most popular web stories from June
July 01, 2009
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LEWISBURG, Pa. – Federal funding for robotics research, the Class of 2013 and news that Bucknell President Brian C. Mitchell intends to leave the University next year were among our top web stories in June.
Interestingly, the story on federal funding for robotics research at Bucknell was published on the website on Nov. 21, 2008. In recent weeks, though, the story made its way to stumbleupon.com, a web-based service that allows users to share web pages with like-minded people. Since then, reader views for that story have soared.
Based on reader views, the top five web stories in June in order were:
Class of 2013: Meet more of Bucknell's newest class In August, 925 first-year students will report to the Bucknell campus to begin orientation. While their arrival is weeks away, members of the University’s newest class – the Class of 2013 – have already made a mark in and out of their high school classrooms.
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