June 2012 News
- SBDC offers assistance at local legislators' offices
Representatives from the Bucknell University Small Business Development Center will be available at local legislators' offices this summer to provide entrepreneurs with free consulting services and information.
- John Hammond in concert at Campus Theatre
Blues guitarist John Hammond will perform Friday, July 6, at 7 p.m. at the Campus Theatre in Lewisburg. The event, which is free and open to the public, is sponsored by the Weis Center for the Performing Arts at Bucknell.
- Fulbright award earns Bucknell grad a year in Russia
Sarah Bunker, Class of 2012, is headed from Bucknell to Russia after earning a prestigious Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship award.
- Ask the Experts: SCOTUS and ACA
Scott Meinke, associate professor of political science, discusses the Supreme Court ruling on the Affordable Care Act.
- Between death and life
Bucknell Public Safety Officers Holtzapple and Barilar were awarded plaques in recognition of their emergency response efforts.
- Lab dedication pays tribute to professor’s passion
A Bucknell professor's dedication inspired a gift from a graduate that will benefit current and future students.
- Beckman Foundation grant supports undergrad research
Bucknell University has received a grant for $77,200 from the Arnold and Mabel Beckman Foundation to provide enhanced research opportunities for four Bucknell undergraduates majoring in the areas of biology, chemistry, and cell biology/biochemistry.
- Rats go high tech to root out land mines
Two professors are developing technology and training rats to eradicate land mines in developing countries.
- Preparing for a lifetime of success
Two recent studies show Bucknell University graduates, and alumni of liberal arts institutions across the country, place a high value on their investment in a college education.
- The fast and the flexible
Students take three-week course in China to learn how engineering, culture and business intersect.
- Boston University to join Patriot League
Bucknell and Boston University will soon be competing as Patriot League rivals.
- Geisinger Partnership: Engineering solutions in healthcare
Bucknell's biomedical engineering students each year partner with surgeons, nurses and other medical professionals to solve real-world medical issues.
- Bucknell helps Susquehanna River secure historic designation
Researchers at Bucknell University have helped place the Susquehanna among the country's most important, historically significant rivers.
- Bucknell honors staff with Geiger and Zeller Awards
Four members of the Bucknell University staff were honored at the annual staff picnic recently with the Geiger and Zeller Awards.