Thursday, October 5th, 2017

From Special Collections/University Archives: Bucknell’s Alma Mater

One of the first traditions new Bucknellians experience is the singing of our very own alma mater, “Dear Bucknell.” For a time in its history,…

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Wednesday, September 20th, 2017

From Special Collections/University Archives: The SS Bucknell Victory

Did you know that an armed cargo ship in service during World War II and the Korean and Vietnam Wars was named after Bucknell University?…

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Thursday, September 14th, 2017

From Special Collections/University Archives: Who is Ellen Clarke Bertrand?

In 1963, J. Olin Oliphant, professor of history at Bucknell and the first archivist of the University, referred to Ellen Clarke Bertrand as, “the greatest…

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Sunday, September 10th, 2017

Special Collections/University Archives Fall Exhibit: Straight Out of Booklyn

For more than a decade, Special Collections/University Archives has been working with the Booklyn Artists Alliance to purchase artists’ books representing collaborative work among artists,…

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