Friday, October 20th, 2017

Institute for Leadership in Sustainable Technology

May 14 – June 8, 2018 Research-based summer institute focused at the intersection of Triple-Bottom-Line Management (People, Planet, Profit) & Sustainable  Technologies. (e.g., business value chain integration, startup ventures, solar, wind, community development, anaerobic digestion, permaculture, energy efficiency audits). STUDENTS WILL RECEIVE: Hands-on, team based experiences conducting sustainability feasibility studies in residential and commercial settings Direction on creating a business-plan for an entrepreneurial startup Engagement opportunities with business owners and scholars who work in sustainable technology On campus housing and a stipend Open to 12 students from across the University. APPLICATION  INFORMATION: To apply, submit a cover letter and resume […]

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Friday, October 6th, 2017

Study Abroad Registration

Students interested in studying off-campus/abroad during their fall or spring semester of their junior year, first semester senior year, or during the summer, are required to complete the Intent to Study Abroad Registration by October 10, 2017 for priority placement. All sophomore students have received an email from globaled@bucknell.edu with instructions on how to complete and submit the Intent to Study Abroad Registration. The Intent to Study Abroad Registration can be found at the following link, http://www.bucknell.edu/GlobalEducation. To access the Intent to Study Abroad registration, scroll down the page to the orange box, ‘Complete Intent to Enroll’. If your registration is received after the stated deadline of October 10, 2017, it will be reviewed on a rolling admission basis, and the […]

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Friday, August 25th, 2017

Bloomberg Finance Open Hours

Are you interested in business and financial markets? Ever heard of Bloomberg? Come to the Moriarty Investment Center (Taylor 212) to learn how to use our very own Bloomberg Terminals. No matter your class year, this is a great skill to have in preparation for a career in finance. Experience with Bloomberg will help you: Get a job or internship in finance Learn about the companies you interact with and hear about everyday Understand the stock market Learn about important financial ratios and economic indicators Conduct individual security research Stay up to date with important worldwide economic events Understand the difference between securities (stocks, […]

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Thursday, March 30th, 2017

“Retail Trends in China: What Can US Retailers Learn?”

The China Institute proudly presents a talk by one of Bucknell’s own scholars, Jimmy Chen, Assistant Professor of Management, titled “Retail Trends in China: What Can US Retailers Learn?” With substantial growth in recent years, China’s total retail sales are poised to surpass those of the United States this year. China’s economy is being transformed from manufacturing-based to demand-driven. A piece of good news for the retail market is that the expanding middle class’s disposable income is rapidly on the rise. Interestingly, the major contributors to the booming retail market are not just consumers in major cities but also those in […]

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Friday, March 24th, 2017

“How to Make Chinese Cities Skilled?” Public Talk

The China Institute is happy to host Dr. Shihe Fu from April 3 to April 7.  Dr. Fu is Professor of Economics at Southwestern University of Finance and Economics and currently a Fulbright scholar at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). A highlight of Prof. Fu’s visit is his public talk on April 3 at the Center Room, ELC 256 at 7:00pm, with the title “How to Make Chinese Cities Skilled?” All are welcome. Abstract: Cities facilitate learning and human capital accumulation and human capital is the driving force of city growth. In a dense, local labor market, workers can benefit […]

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Friday, October 14th, 2016

International Relations Alumnae Luncheon

Come hear International Relations alumnae who work in the fields of consulting, environment, technology, and international development share their career paths and talk about how their Bucknell education has helped inform their success. Monday, October 17 | Noon | ELC Walls Lounge Free Lunch – RSVP on Bridge by 10/14 – SIGN UP TODAY! https://bucknell-csm.symplicity.com/sso/students Panelists include: – Laura Bentzen ’07, Green Group Operations Manager The Partnership Project, Washington, DC – Kathryn Connor ’12, Account Executive Google, New York, NY – Amy Bruno Leo ’09, Communications Associate – USAID LEARN Dexis Consulting Group, Washington, DC – Laura Romah ’06, Program Officer, Women’s Empowerment & Gender Equality Winrock International, Washington, […]

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Friday, October 14th, 2016

Life After Bucknell Program

Are you interested in year-long job opportunities that will allow you to be civically engaged immediately after graduation? Come learn about year-long job options for after graduation. Our panelists will discuss how to get engaged with organizations that offer a new view of work. Wednesday, October 19  Noon – 1 pm, Free Lunch – RSVP on Bridge by 10/17 Located in ELC Forum Panelists: – Joe Staszak: Regional Recruitment Director, Mid-Atlantic, City Year – Nicole Kennedy ‘09: Director of Special Projects, City Year – Kelsey Mills ‘10: Coordinating Security Specialist at International SOS and Control Risks, Former Peace Corps Volunteer […]

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Friday, October 7th, 2016

How To Become A Successful Entrepreneur Dinner and Lecture

HOW TO BECOME A SUCCESSFUL ENTREPRENEUR Dinner and Lecture Sessions Session One: The Building Blocks  Acquisition of Key Skills October 18 from 6:00 to 9:00pm Taylor Hall 113 Dinner provided Join JP Richard, Founder and Director of H-E Parts International LLC as he reviews: -Entrepreneurship- Definition, Types and Building a Company that Matters -Early Career Choices- Management consulting, corporate citizenship -Acquisition of key skills and expertise-  and -Achieving managerial success- Session Two will be announced later this semester. Sign up required To sign up, fill out this Google Form or e-mail Missy Gutkowski 

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