News & Stories in:

University news

Academic East exterior

News

Bucknell Opens Academic East, a Student-centered Hub for Innovation and Exploration

Academic East, a 78,000-square-foot innovation center for the College of Engineering and Department of Education at Bucknell, opens in August 2019.

Exterior of Freas Hall

News

Bucknell to Begin Test-Optional Admission Policy

Standardized test scores (SAT or ACT) will now be optional for students to submit when applying to Bucknell University starting with the class applying for enrollment in fall 2020.

Students running on the track

News

Division I Double Take

Identical twins Alex '21 and Robert Dessoye '21 both chose Bucknell to study biology and run Division I track & field, but since arriving on campus they've also explored new interests and pursued passions that are anything but identical.

Portrait of Elisabeth Mermann-Jozwiak

News

Bucknell Announces Next Provost

Elisabeth Mermann-Jozwiak, former dean of Gonzaga University College of Arts & Sciences, is Bucknell's new provost.

Artist rendering of future building

News

Bucknell Trustees Approve New Management and Art Building

Bucknell University's Board of Trustees has approved construction of a new management and art building, setting the stage for the next phase in the Kenneth W. Freeman College of Management's evolution and deepening the interdisciplinary collaborations that distinguish a Bucknell education.

Portrait of Madeleine Albright

News

Madeleine Albright is Bucknell’s 2019 Commencement Speaker

Former U.S. Secretary of State Madeleine K. Albright — a recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the nation's highest civilian honor, in 2012 — will deliver the keynote address at Bucknell University's 169th Commencement on Sunday, May 19.

Aerial of campus around Malesardi Quad

News

A Year of Achievement, Expansion and Exploration

It's been a year of big announcements and even bigger achievements for Bucknell University.

Meet Bucknell's Newest Professors

Growth on the Horizon: Campus Farm Coming to Bucknell

Cheers, Smiles and Excitement Launch Bucknell Journey for Class of 2022