Tuesday, June 26th, 2018

Women-Only Space Gives Senior-Level Men Their Moment Post-#MeToo

Chicago Tribune
This story reports on an April survey from the Bucknell Institute for Public Policy that found that 64 percent of respondents thought men …

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Friday, June 15th, 2018

GPAs Don’t Really Show What Students Learned. Here’s Why.

The Washington Post
In this op-ed, physics and astronomy professor Tom Solomon and mathematics professor Adam Piggott discuss society’s unhealthy infatuation with grade point averages …

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Wednesday, May 30th, 2018

Perceptions About Immigrants Improve in Contrast with Trump Policies

Houston Chronicle
This story reports that several polls, including one by the Bucknell Institute for Public Policy, show that perceptions of new immigrants in …

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Friday, May 25th, 2018

Pot Holes: Legalizing Marijuana is Fine, But Don’t Ignore the Science on Its Dangers

The Washington Post
Judy Grisel, a professor of psychology and neuroscience at Bucknell where she is a practicing neuroscientist, assesses the current debate over …

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Thursday, May 24th, 2018

South Korea is Trying to Figure Out What Just Happened with the Trump-Kim Summit

Vox
President Donald Trump’s Thursday morning decision to cancel the summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un came as a surprise to many — …

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Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018

Philip Roth, Author of Comical and Simmering Discontents, Dies at 85

The Daily Item
This story pays tribute to Pulitzer Prize-winning author Philip Roth, who returned annually to Lewisburg to reminisce with his favorite Bucknell professor …

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Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018

Philip Roth, Towering Novelist Who Explored Lust, Jewish Life and America, Dies at 85

The New York Times
This story pays tribute to Philip Roth, a 1954 Bucknell graduate who was the prolific, protean and often blackly comic novelist …

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Sunday, May 20th, 2018

Jim Cramer to the Class of 2018: ‘It is okay to fail, but it is not okay to quit’

CNBC
This story reports that CNBC “Mad Money” host Jim Cramer delivered a commencement speech to students at Bucknell University urging the 2018 graduating class …

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Friday, May 18th, 2018

Bucknell Poll: Americans Have Improving View on Immigrants Since Trump Took Office

Newsweek
Public perceptions of new immigrants in the U.S. have improved “across all measures” since President Donald Trump took office in January 2017, according to …

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Monday, April 9th, 2018

Country Deeply Divided on Impact of #MeToo Movement, Bucknell Survey Shows

The Patriot-News/Pennlive.com
The country is deeply divided about the current state of the #MeToo movement and what impact it should ultimately have, a Bucknell Institute

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Monday, April 9th, 2018

Think the #MeToo Movement Is a Good Thing? You’re Probably a Democrat

Chicago Tribune
Whether you view the #MeToo movement favorably or unfavorably depends more on your political leanings than your gender, according to new data from …

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Monday, February 26th, 2018

Colleges Assure Students That Gun Control Protests Will Not Affect Their Admission

TIME
This story reports that Bucknell is among colleges and universities nationwide who are standing by their future students if they are among those who …

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