Our Staff

The Bucknell community mourns the loss of our beloved colleague and friend Carmen Gillespie, who passed away unexpectedly at her home on Friday, August 30. At Bucknell, Carmen was a professor of English and founder and director of the Griot Institute for the Study of Black Lives and Cultures.

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Student Assistants

  • Emma Downey, Graduate Assistant
  • Kareen George, Griot Student Assistant
  • Hallie Robin, Griot Student Assistant
  • Christine Cha, Griot Presidential Fellow¬†