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Recent Alerts

Tornado Warning — 3 p.m. on May 15, 2018

From the National Weather Service: Tornado Warning

The National Weather Service has issued a tornado warning for a number
of central Pennsylvania counties, incuding sections of Union County, the county in which Bucknell is located.

According to the NWS, the 

University to Reduce Operations on Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Dear Bucknellians,

As you likely know, a winter storm warning has been issued for much of the area. Due to the severe weather conditions expected to accompany this storm, which prompted the Governor to issue an Emergency Proclamation restricting travel