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Portrait of Kate Suslava

Faculty Story

Kate Suslava, Accounting

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

Colleen Hull stands outside in winter.

Student Story

Colleen Hull ’22, Spanish and Managing for Sustainability

Colleen Hull '22's experience in both of her majors — Spanish and managing for sustainability — has been defined by a closeness with fellow students and professors that goes far deeper than classwork.

Portrait of student Hannah Sieg sitting on a bench

Student Story

Hannah Sieg ’24, Business Analytics

Hannah Sieg '24 likes seeing results from her work. Her major in business analytics gives her ample opportunities to create them.

View of Holmes Hall atrium


Organization and Creativity: Bucknell Opens Holmes Hall

The new building, named to honor commitments from Steve '79 and Bonnie Bencsko Holmes '79, offers modern, technology-rich spaces for the Freeman College of Management and Department of Art & Art History.

Photo of Kelly Toomey '23 pitching

Student Story

Kelly Toomey ’23, Finance

Since joining the Bison softball team as a transfer player, finance major Kelly Toomey '23 has discovered a supportive community of teammates, coaches and cheerleaders — both on and off the field.

Rachel Gibson poses under a colonnade on the University of Virginia campus

Alumni Story

Rachel Gibson ’15, Accounting & Financial Management

Rachel Gibson '15's experience in Bucknell's Student Managed Investment Fund course led her to become the first female CEO of Darden Capital Management at the University of Virginia's Darden School of Business.

Paul Danenberg preparing food at Community Harvest in Milton

Student Story

Paul Danenberg ’23, Finance

As one of the first participants in the Community Engagement Scholarship Program, Paul Danenberg '23 is making a difference for youth in Bucknell's local community.

Gabe Gross leans on a railing on Malesardi Quad outside Marts Hall.

Student Story

Gabe Gross ’23, Markets, Innovation & Design

By stepping outside his comfort zone and getting involved, Gabe Gross '23 is discovering the difference he can make in his community while building experience for a career in sports management.

Steve Holmes poses on the veranda outside the MacDonald Commons building.


Introducing Holmes Hall: A Commitment to the Power of Intersectional Learning at Bucknell

Nearing completion this summer, the new home for the Freeman College of Management and the Department of Art & Art History will be named for Bucknell Trustee Steve Holmes '79 and his wife, Bonnie Bencsko Holmes '79.

James Lawson


Bucknell’s Lawson Studies Benefits of Prefilled Federal Tax Returns

The study shows implementation of a prefilled return policy could be a win-win for taxpayers and the federal government.

Thiago Serra


Freeman College’s Thiago Serra Receives NSF Award to Study Neural Networks

The $174,847 grant will study how to make neural networks smaller without affecting their performance.

Students from the Freeman College of Management


Four Years of Growth: Graduates Experienced the Acceleration of Management Education at Bucknell

Looking ahead to graduation, the first class to spend all four years in the Freeman College of Management reflects on the college's dynamic expansion.

Faculty Story

Stacy Mastrolia, Accounting

From investigating fraud to managing their own finances, Professor Stacy Mastrolia, accounting, gives her students a 360 view of all that accountants can do.

Portraits of the University Innovation Fellows


A Culture of Innovation: University Innovation Fellows Create New Experiences and Enhance Old Ones

Refusing to stand on the past, four students seek outside-the-box ways to enhance the Bucknell experience.

Professor Matt Bailey, in a blue jacket and tie, stands beside a brick building on Bucknell's campus

Faculty Story

Matt Bailey, Analytics & Operations Management

Professor Matt Bailey, the Christian R. Lindback Chair in Business Administration, uses analytics and mathematical modeling to help small organizations solve thorny problems.

Eddy Ng teaches management writing


Bucknell’s Ng Reports U.S. Telework Survey Results

The survey of U.S. teleworkers finds older workers prefer telework more than tech-savvy millennials.

Portrait of Leanne Archer

Alumni Story

Leanne Archer ’16, Markets, Innovation & Design

When Leanne Archer '16 began a new job managing the launch of Dove’s moisturizing hand sanitizer mid-pandemic, she tapped into skills honed at Bucknell to keep the brand soaring.

Professor Eddy Ng talks to students in management class


Bucknell Freeman College of Management Tops Poets&Quants Post-Graduation Business Employment Rankings

Bucknell's Freeman College of Management tops Poets&Quants post-graduation business employment rankings. The college also ranks among the publication's top 3 in categories related to the educational experience.

Portrait of professor 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.

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Bucknell SBDC Partnering on New Danville Business Incubator

Startup Danville to focus on healthcare and technology innovations.