Thursday, May 25th, 2017

Senior Sunset: A Toast to Our Future

It seems like just yesterday that I was opening up my acceptance letter to Bucknell University. I can still remember the excitement I felt during move-in day and the camaraderie that my classmates and I shared during Orientation. These same emotions were shared during our culminating event, Senior Sunset.

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Tuesday, March 21st, 2017

The BUAA’s Strategic Plan 2016 – 2018

With its Homecoming meeting this past fall, the Bucknell University Alumni Association Board concluded its biennial strategic planning process. During this rigorous six-month process, the BUAA Board engages in an analysis of the effectiveness of its programs, researches the opinions and needs of alumni and the University, and proposes new goals and initiatives for the next two years.

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Friday, February 24th, 2017

Bucknellians Sail Away to Cuba

On a recent Bucknell Travel trip, alumni embarked on a voyage to the country of Cuba where knowledgeable hosts led them through an enriching people-to-people experience, as they immersed themselves in the country’s history, culture, art, language and cuisine.

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Thursday, October 20th, 2016

Residential Colleges Reflections

In the fall of 1994, I entered Bucknell University as a first-year student. The day before Orientation began, I was terrified. I was afraid that I wouldn’t make any friends and that the classes would be impossible. But the one thing that (sort of) made me feel better was that I was entering as a member of the Social Justice Residential College. I reasoned that since every other member of the hall was part of the college, at least we’d have one thing in common. I wasn’t disappointed (even though the classes were hard); the people I met in the […]

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Tuesday, October 18th, 2016

In Loving Memory of Lisa Bogan ’78

Lisa was a dedicated Alumni Board member, and immensely enjoyed working with students on campus and in the Lewisburg Community. She became a member of the Executive Committee of the Alumni Board and spearheaded our efforts to reach out and involve former board members in our activities, shared important thoughts and opinions, and exuded Bucknell spirit at every turn. We will miss Lisa’s positive spirit and warm smile, but her enthusiasm for life, for her family, for her friends and for Bucknell will be with us, and in our hearts, forever. – Melissa Plaisance ’82, P’13, former President, BUAA

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Tuesday, October 4th, 2016

Meet Bucknell 360°

If you haven’t heard the news, Bucknell has recently launched Bucknell 360°, a lifelong learning program for alumni. The program includes events focused on education held on-campus and regionally, as well as through a series of webinars. The sessions feature both alumni and current Bucknell professors who give 30-minute lectures on a particular subject within their expertise. When I first learned about this new initiative,

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