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Ken Burns, filmmaker

The Emmy Award-winning documentary filmmaker will talk about his most recent project, "The Vietnam War," before taking questions from the audience during a conversation moderated by Bucknell President John Bravman.

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How to Get Tickets

The event is free and open to the public, although tickets are required. Each individual may request up to two tickets.

General public: Pick up tickets starting at 6 p.m. on Monday, April 9, at the Weis Center box office.

Current Bucknell students, faculty and staff: Pick up tickets between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. at the Weis Center box office and the CAP Center. (Valid BU ID required. Use of multiple BU IDs to pick up additional tickets is prohibited.)

Bucknell alumni: A limited number of seats are available for our alumni community. Alumni who are interested in attending should contact

Bucknell Forum Task Force

  • Elizabeth Durden - sociology & anthropology
  • Shana Ebright - communications
  • Andy Hirsch - communications
  • Anna Kell - art & art history
  • Chris Martine - biology
  • Brandon Vogel - engineering

The Bucknell Forum is supported in part by a contribution from Parkhurst Dining Services.


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