Interested in performance and visual arts, literature, history, philosophy, writing, languages or cultures? This open house is for you.

Join us on Friday, August 15, at Bucknell University to learn about our campus and hear from students, faculty and alumni how studying the arts and humanities will prepare you for a great career and a fulfilling life.

9:00 a.m.

Early Bird Campus Tour
Lobby, Weis Center for the Performing Arts

9:15 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.

Early Bird Financial Aid and Scholarships
Rooke Chapel
This session will cover financing a Bucknell education including details about need-based aid and merit-based aid.

9:30 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.

Open House Registration
Lobby, Weis Center for the Performing Arts

10:15 a.m. – 10:25 a.m.

Welcome and Introduction to Bucknell University
Weis Center for the Performing Arts

10:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Admissions Preview
Weis Center for the Performing Arts

11:00 a.m – 12:15 p.m.

Humanities Presentation with Career/Student Panel
Weis Center for the Performing Arts

12:15 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Complimentary Lunch and Academic Fair
Elaine Langone Center

The Orange group will go to lunch while the Blue group goes to the Academic Fair; then the Blue group will go to lunch while the Orange group goes to the Academic Fair. Groups will be indicated upon arrival.

1:45 p.m.

Campus Tours
Last tour departs at 2:15 p.m.
Tours are approximately 1 hour and 15 minutes.

Arts & Humanities at Bucknell

Jessica Jackley '00


One of Time's 100 Most Influential People 2009

Majors: philosophy and political science

TED Talk: Poverty, money – and love

"Run Good" Anyway

Learn more about the human experience by examining life, seeking meaning and understanding the perspectives of people of different faiths, philosophies, genders, ethnic backgrounds and cultures.

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Learn more about art forms, techniques and the cultural and historical perspectives they illuminate. Express ideas through creative works and performances.

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