Robert MidkiffThe Provost is the University's chief academic officer, responsible to the President for integrating our living and learning environments to achieve Bucknell's main goal: To transform students through rigorous and sustained academic study supported and enriched by co-curricular and residential experiences.

Learn more about Robert Midkiff, interim provost.

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Recent Academic News


Inside Innovation: Senior Design Team Engineers App with Johnson & Johnson

Inside Innovation: Senior Design Team Engineers App with Johnson & Johnson

An interdisciplinary team of engineering and management majors partnered with the global consumer products firm through Bucknell's senior design program.

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Madeleine Albright Delivers Message of Unity to Bucknell Graduates

Madeleine Albright Delivers Message of Unity to Bucknell Graduates

The former U.S. Secretary of State addressed the Class of 2019 at the University's 169th Commencement.

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Students from 37 States, 27 Countries to Receive Degrees at Commencement

Students from 37 States, 27 Countries to Receive Degrees at Commencement

Bucknell's 169th Commencement ceremony will celebrate the accomplishments of nearly 900 graduates.

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Solving for Industry: Bucknell’s New Math

Solving for Industry: Bucknell’s New Math

Bucknell mathematics undergraduates apply their skills to real-world challenges as consultants for corporate, nonprofit and public entities.

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Bucknell Student Story: Alex and Robert Dessoye

Bucknell Student Story: Alex and Robert Dessoye

Twin track & field standouts run in their own directions at Bucknell.

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