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Special Collections/University Archives: Bucknell University History

Bucknell University History

Explore Bucknell University History - Archived website created by Russell Dennis, a former professor of education, used in his teaching about the history of higher education in the United States. 


Looking Back/Looking Forward: Celebrating Bucknell University's 175th Anniversary
To celebrate the 175th anniversary of Bucknell University in 2021, Special Collections/University Archives installed three physical exhibits covering the University's history from 1846 through 2021. This timeline is based on these exhibits and presenting an overview of Bucknell University's history from its early development into the twenty-first century.