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Monday, April 7th, 2014

Alumni Perspective: Institute for Cultural Diplomacy (ICD)

Mike Pressl ’12 is a recent Bucknell graduate contacted our office to tell us a little bit about Institute for Cultural Diplomacy (ICD) in Berlin, where he is pursuing a Master’s degree. Mike thought some other Bucknell students may want to know more about this program. Since it seemed really interesting we thought we’d pass along the information: Here’s more on ICD from Mike: The ICD is a small organization, founded in 2001, but offers a variety of short- and long-term academic opportunities, ranging from week-long certificate programs to the 2-year MA Program I am currently doing in International Relations […]

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Monday, February 24th, 2014

Grad School Digest: MS in Accounting MBA from Northeastern University & USC Marshall School of Business

We wanted to highlight a few of the grad programs that we learned about recently: MS in Accounting MBA from Northeastern University: Interested in a Career in Accounting & Business?  Didn’t study Accounting?  Northeastern University offers an MS in Accounting/MBA program specifically designed for non-accounting majors interested in launching a career in accounting. The MS in Accounting/MBA is a full-time, 15 month program that begins each year in late May.  Students complete a three-month paid residency from January – March at one of the partner accounting firms.  Firm representatives are impressed by the candidates that are recruited into the program […]

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Sunday, October 6th, 2013

Graduate School Digest: Northwestern, NYU, UPenn

Northwestern University Master’s degree program in Higher Education Administration and Policy Info Session: Northwestern University’s master’s degree program in Higher Education Administration and Policy will be hosting a special virtual information session for current undergraduate students on October 15th. To receive log-in information RSVP to The Higher Education Administration and Policy Program prepares reflective and dynamic leaders for careers in higher education. Alumni work in colleges and universities, governmental agencies and consulting firms concerned with higher education. Graduates have careers in fields including student affairs, admissions and enrollment management, financial aid, government and community relations, policy analysis, alumni relations, […]

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Wednesday, October 2nd, 2013

Health & Law School Fair

Considering Health or Law School? Come to our Health and Law School Fair. Wednesday, October 16 2013 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM ELC Terrace Room Come meet representatives from across the country that offer health and law programs.Over 65 schools and programs will be here. See who’s coming This is a great time to start collecting information and building relationships with schools you may be interested in. No sign-up necessary; all are welcome.

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Monday, September 30th, 2013

Graduate School Advising at Bucknell

Did you know that each department has an advisor that can help you if you are thinking about or planning to go to grad school. The Graduate School Advising page has been updated with current departmental and fellowship advisors. Departmental advisors are all happy to help you with preliminary or specific questions about graduate school in the various disciplines. You will also find a great list of Fellowships that you may not have known about and an on-campus advisor for each one that can help you learn more, see if you are eligible, or navigate the process. The CDC will […]

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Monday, January 7th, 2013

University of Pennsylvania School of Social Policy & Practice – Online Info Sessions

Online Information Session for Master Degree Programs The University of Pennsylvania, School of Social Policy & Practice (SP2) will be hosting an Online Information Session on: Monday, January 14th at 7:00 PM (EST) Monday, January 28th at 9:00 AM (EST). These sessions will provide an excellent opportunity to hear from our staff and learn more about our master degree programs. We encourage you to join us from the comforts of your home or office, wherever in the world that may be. Register  or join by logging on Monday, January 14 at 7pm or Monday, January 28 at 9am. The University of […]

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Friday, October 12th, 2012

Thinking of Business School?

Vanderbilt and Wake Forest will both be offering 1-on-1 sessions on campus. You must submit a resume on the BRIDGE and then you will be able to select a 1-on-1 meeting with a visiting admissions rep. Vanderbilt Young Professionals Portfolio Session – Must Apply By 10/15 for 10/17 Session The Vanderbilt Young Professional Programs for undergraduates and recent graduates give you a leg up as you launch your career. Programs range from a four-week “summer boot camp in business” to one-year degree programs in finance or accounting. They all have one thing in common: They will equip you with the […]

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Friday, October 5th, 2012

Pre-Health and Pre-Law Grad School Fairs!

Reasons to attend: Meet representatives from across the country that offer health professions (like med school, chiropractic, dentistry, etc)  and law programs This is a great time to start collecting information and building relationships with schools you may be interested in Info Sessions or Admission Panels will follow each fair Health Professions Graduate School Fair Tuesday, October 16 3:00 – 6:00 pm, ELC Center Room See what schools are coming! Law School Fair – Attend and be entered to win a certificate for a free Kaplan LSAT prep course! Wednesday, October 17 3:00 – 6:00 pm, ELC Terrace Room See […]

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Saturday, September 29th, 2012

This Week in the CDC: Oct. 1 – 5

Let’s all take a moment to pat ourselves on the back for making it through September – it’s amazing what can happen in a month: the Open House, countless workshops, Employer Expo, and now Employer Sessions are in full swing, and we keep going. We’d also like to thank all the students who attended the Employer Expo. The feedback from employers and alumni was great – you all looked professional and upheld the great reputation of Bucknellians. For those that took advantage of getting a professional photo for your LinkedIn profile (or any other profile) you should be getting an […]

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Monday, September 10th, 2012

Fall Pre-Health Programs

If you are on the Pre-Health track then you’ll want to mark your calendars for these Pre-Health workshops happening this Fall. Introduction to the Health Sciences (mainly intended for First Years but all are welcome) – Sept. 11 at Noon in Biology 101 Bucknell Health Network (BHN) Mock Interviews – Sept. 21 starting at 8:30 in the CDC; sign up is through BHN Staying on track for professional school application – Oct. 16 at Noon in Biology 101 Health Professions Grad School Fair – Oct. 16 from 3-6pm in ELC Center Room Pre-Health Admissions Sessions- Oct. 16 from 6-7:30pm, check […]

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Tuesday, September 4th, 2012

Fall Pre-Law Programs

Upon graduation do you have dreams of going into a dark library and never returning? Losing touch friends and family for another 4 years? Studying for the Bar and missing 2 months of life? Great, then Law School is for you! I’m kidding of course. The path to Law School is not easy but for some people it’s the perfect one and that’s why we have some great Pre-Law programs this Fall to help you get ready for your [non-existent] life after Bucknell! Mock LSAT – Sept. 8 at Noon in Coleman 221; BRIDGE registration required – 9/7 deadline The […]

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Monday, March 5th, 2012

2 Graduate School Advising Sessions

Thinking about Graduate School in the future?  Two department graduate school advisors will host sessions about applying for graduate school in their disciplines.  This is geared toward Juniors but open to interested students who plan to apply to graduate school starting in the Fall of 2012 or later. Graduate School in English/Creative Writing, presented by Professors Drexler and Waldrep and alumni: Tuesday, March 20, Noon – 1 p.m., Willard Smith Library, Pizza provided! Graduate School in Chemistry and Biochemistry, presented by Professor Kerber and seniors attending graduate school: Tuesday, March 27, Noon – 1 p.m., Rooke Chemistry 101, Refreshments provided.

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Wednesday, February 29th, 2012

Mail Grab Bag: NYU Center for Publishing, Job Fairs, ReCharge Retreat, and more!

Online Info Sessions for the New York University Center for Publishing:Seniors interested in careers in publishing, communications, writing and editing, and journalism should consider attending the online chat about New York University’s 2012 Summer Publishing Institute on March 1st at 7 pm. (RSVP for the March 1st Summer Publishing Institute (SPI) session) or  the March 5th (RSVP for the March 5th Master of Science in Publishing: Digital and Print Media session) chat on Master of Science in Publishing at 7 pm. These one-hour online sessions will inform prospective students about our curriculum, career opportunities in publishing, admissions criteria, financial aid […]

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Sunday, December 4th, 2011

December Grad School Digest: Columbia & Tufts

The Master of Public Administration in Environmental Science and Policy is a twelve-month program that combines Columbia University’s hands-on approach to teaching public policy and administration with the Earth Institute’s pioneering thinking about the environment, educating today’s environmental leaders for a sustainable tomorrow. The program trains sophisticated public managers and policymakers, who apply innovative, systems-based thinking to environmental issues. The program challenges students to think systemically and act pragmatically. To meet this challenge, we offer a high-quality graduate program in management and policy analysis that emphasizes practical skills and is enriched by ecological and planetary science. There is a new fellowship for […]

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