News and Events

Professional U connection leads to potential internship

Accounting Internship
Oct 20, 2017

Alexandra Hilbert knows the value of Bloomsburg University’s Professional U events — like its recent Accounting Career Connections Expo — firsthand. Her potential summer internship came as a result of one she attended her freshman year.

Criminal justice program ranked Top 10 in state

McCormick Center
Oct 17, 2017

Zippia.com, a career planning website, named Bloomsburg University one of the top ten schools in the state for criminal justice majors.

BU partners with Chesapeake Conservancy on river health

Precision Conservation
Oct 17, 2017

Bloomsburg University is partnering with Chesapeake Conservancy to restore the health of the Susquehanna River and the Chesapeake Bay. Steven Rier, professor of biological and allied health sciences, is representing BU in the three-year project named “Precision Conservation.”

Review of Greek Life to begin

Greek Life
Oct 13, 2017

This semester, a comprehensive review of our Greek Life system is being conducted. Consultants will review the impact of Greek chapters on the Bloomsburg University campus community.

Internship and the City

Dana Spagnola
Oct 10, 2017

In the city that never sleeps Dana Spagnola had the internship that seemingly never stopped. And it couldn’t have been more perfect.

Campus Speaker Series

George J. Borjas
Oct 09, 2017

George J. Borjas, the Robert W. Scrivner professor of economics and social policy at the Harvard Kennedy School, will speak at Bloomsburg University on Thursday, Oct. 26, at 12:30 p.m. in Carver Hall’s Kenneth S. Gross Auditorium.

Young Thug public sale begins

Young Thug
Oct 09, 2017

Bloomsburg University's Student Concert Committee is bringing Young Thug to campus as this fall semester's concert on Friday, Oct. 27, at Nelson Field House. Purchase tickets in the Student Activities Office, KUB 350, by 4:30 p.m. Regular ticket prices of $40 for students begins today.

Call 570-389-4346 for more information.

Bloomsburg University celebrates success of largest ever capital campaign

It's Personal
Oct 06, 2017

Bloomsburg University and the BU Foundation celebrated the conclusion of the It’s Personal capital campaign by announcing the seven-year fundraising effort had achieved a university-record total of $62,075,064.

Sociological look at gas drilling opens students' eyes

Sociology Research
Sep 26, 2017

A sociological look at the impact of Marcellus Shale natural gas drilling boom has led to a new perspective for a Bloomsburg University research team, particularly within the research process itself.

Celebrity Artist Series returns for its 33rd season

Celebrity Artist Series
Sep 11, 2017

Bloomsburg University's Celebrity Artist Series returns for its 33rd season welcoming an outstanding line up of performers.

How about THIS internship?

The Harrisburg Internship Semester
Oct 10, 2017

Emily Haney is living in a world of opportunities this fall through The Harrisburg Internship Semester (THIS) program.

“You never know who you will run into,” says Haney, a senior anthropology major who is interning with the Historical and Museum Commission in Harrisburg. “And consequently, what kind of doors they could open for you.”

Professors awarded $25k grant from National Geographic Society

National Geographic Society Grant
Sep 21, 2017

Two Bloomsburg University professors were recently awarded a National Geographic Society grant to continue their investigation of water management practices at the Classic Maya (250-900 CE) city of El Perú-Waka’ in Petén, Guatemala.

Special education degree ranked among the best in country

Special Education Program
Sep 21, 2017

Best Education Degrees, the leading guide to educational careers and colleges, rates Bloomsburg University 23rd in the country in its latest ranking of the 25 Best bachelor's degrees in Special Education for 2017.