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Recent Academic News


Engineering Design Expo will Showcase Student-designed Products

Engineering Design Expo will Showcase Student-designed Products

Bucknell senior design projects are master works demonstrating that a student is ready to enter the engineering profession.

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Obamacare or Trumpcare: What Does the Future Hold?

Obamacare or Trumpcare: What Does the Future Hold?

At Bucknell, Health policy experts Jack Hoadley '72 and Beth Fuchs will discuss the future of health policy and insurance markets.

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New Bucknell Survey Center Expands Research in Social Sciences

Analysis of public opinion on policy issues helps students and faculty understand social trends.

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Bucknell Sustainability Symposium Looks Forward to the Future

Bucknell Sustainability Symposium Looks Forward to the Future

Using an interdisciplinary approach, the fifth annual event explored what younger generations can do to protect the environment. 

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Pizza & Policy: How Public Utilities can Encourage Conservation

Pizza & Policy: How Public Utilities can Encourage Conservation

Michael Price of Georgia State University will discuss his research on residential conservation in the next Pizza & Policy Forum at Bucknell.

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