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Cool Classes: Personal Finance

Students from all majors prepare for their post-Bucknell futures and avoid financial pitfalls in this practical Bucknell course.

Eddy Ng


Bucknell’s Ng to Investigate Telework Efficiency

Researchers plan to explore pandemic-inspired telework over four continents.

Brandon Vessels '22 poses in front of runway

Student Story

Brandon Vessels '22, Markets, Innovation & Design

Brandon Vessels '22 is transforming his love of fashion into learning opportunities inside and outside the classroom.

Photos of faculty who've received tenure or promotion: Anjalee Despande Hutchinson, Mike Krout, Terri Norton, Eric Martin, Ashli Baker, Craig Beal


22 Bucknell Faculty Earn Tenure or Advance to Full Professor

The promotions recognize faculty teaching, scholarship and service.

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Management Course Creates First-of-its-kind Mental Health Club

Victoria Loffredo ’22 and her teammates transformed a class service project into a permanent legacy.

Katie Shives '24 holds orange and blue smoke bombs.

Student Story

Katie Shives ’24, Global Management

Dozens of factors led Katie Shives '24 to choose Bucknell out of the 15 schools on her list. But there was one piece of information she didn't have when making her decision: Katie had never visited campus.

Students in the SMIF class in the classroom


‘Not a Game’: Bucknell Management Students Steward a $2 Million Endowment Through Economic Turmoil

In a course that's anything but a simulation, lesson No. 1 is don't panic.

Evan Peck in a Zoom meeting with the Mr. Rogers' Neighborhood home background behind him.


Bucknell Faculty Get Creative as Remote Learning Begins

Professors go the extra mile to support students and make themselves available as Bucknell transitions to remote learning for the spring 2020 semester.

Faculty Story

Professor Eric Martin, Management

Bucknell University Professor Eric Martin, management, studies international development and community change that cuts across the public, private and nonprofit sectors.

Faith Trejo cheers at a basketball game.

Student Story

Faith Trejo ’21, Managing for Sustainability

The chance to maintain multiple interests — and not be forced to select one or two — is exactly why Faith Trejo '21 picked a college 2,000 miles from home. 

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Through Bucknell’s Externship Program, Students Get Inside Look at Life on the Job

Bucknell’s Center for Career Advancement connects students with employers for externships, one- to two-day job-shadowing experiences that can shape a student's future.

A student asks a question in a management class as two other students look on


Freeman College of Management Launches New Major and Minors

New programs, including a real estate minor and a minor in management for arts & sciences and engineering majors, give students greater options to customize their education in pursuit of the career path they choose.

Portrait of Jimmy Chen

Faculty Story

Jimmy Chen, Management

Professor Jimmy Chen, management, investigates the influence of suppliers' allocation decisions and studies how retailers regulate their suppliers through vendor compliance programs.

Portrait of Kate Suslava

Faculty Story

Kate Suslava, Management

Professor Kate Suslava, management, who once planned to study Italian dialects as a graduate student, merges linguistics and management in her current research.

Bellissimo Portrait

Alumni Story

Erin Bellissimo ’93, Management

Following a successful career in the investing industry, Erin Bellissimo '93 is working to increase female representation in finance by drawing on her Bucknell experience.

Connery Mayer and Robert O'Neill talk in a classroom


Freeman Fellows Help First-year Management Students Hit the Ground Running

First-year students explore all the Freeman College of Management offers with junior and senior guides.

Eddy Ng

Faculty Story

Eddy Ng, Management

As a novice banker, Eddy Ng saw an injustice in his field. As a professor of management focusing on workplace diversity, he's helping to right it, and teaching his students to make their own workplaces more equitable and inclusive.

Helen Fish

Student Story

Helen Fish ’21, Finance and Economics

Helen Fish '21 is carving out a space for women in the finance industry.

Professor Neil Boyd teaches a class to students on Malesardi Quad


New Summer Management Institute Offers Real-world Experiences for Non-majors

At Bucknell's inaugural Summer Management Institute, majors in other disciplines discover new career paths.

Portrait of Neil Boyd

Faculty Story

Neil Boyd, Management

Professor Neil Boyd, management, teaches his students that organizational sustainability must balances three bottom lines: financial, environmental and social.