Sunday, May 19th, 2019

From Special Collections/University Archives: The History of Roberts Hall

Roberts Hall is one of the oldest and most interesting buildings on Bucknell University’s campus. The building was designed by Thomas U. Walter, who was…

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Sunday, May 5th, 2019

From Special Collections/University Archives: Bucknell Women’s Basketball

The women’s basketball games the Bucknell community enjoys today actually represent a long history of women athletic programs supported by the University. In 1895, a…

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Tuesday, April 30th, 2019

From Special Collections/University Archives: Emmy Winner, Doris Ann Scharfenberg ’38

In 1973, a Bucknellian made her way to the Emmy Awards and won the academy award for Outstanding Achievement in Religious Programming for  her film…

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Tuesday, February 26th, 2019

From Special Collections/University Archives: The Burma-Bucknell Bowl

Did you know there is an award given every spring to a Bucknell University organization or individual who has made exceptional contributions to the intercultural…

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Tuesday, February 12th, 2019

From Special Collections/University Archives: Bucknell Hall

Every morning, I would pass by a building named Bucknell Hall, unaware of its purpose or history. I rarely saw students walk in or out…

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Thursday, January 24th, 2019

From Special Collections/University Archives Haley Stodart ’19 on Bucknell Wrestling

Weaving between people and under arms, I ran back to the bleachers with Swedish Fish in hand to sit by my mother. My brother’s match…

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Tuesday, December 11th, 2018

From Special Collections/University Archives: Thomas Bahrt West Memorial Clock

In 1936, the Phi Lambda Theta fraternity gave Bucknell University an artifact affectionately known as the Thomas West clock, often referred to as the “coal…

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