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Month: February 2020

Destress For Less at The Art of Floating

Surveys have found that four out of ten college students report that they feel stressed often, according to The American Institute of Stress. With busy schedules, finding the time to do productive things for your well-being can seem far-fetched. But,…

New Podcast, Stream it Now!

Editor’s note: Emily Stine and Gabby Locke are the creators and hosts of the podcast series. First new podcast is available on BUnow and SoundCloud. “Gossip Gladiators” — Two college girls giving updates on trending topics throughout the week, mixed…

Bloomsburg Athletics Hosts Their First ‘Coaches Caravan’

BLOOMSBURG – Monday, Feb. 17, Bloomsburg University Athletics held their first “Coaches Caravan” in Philadelphia. The event was hosted by 2007 Bloomsburg alum and Super Bowl Champion, Jahri Evans. The caravan, organized by Director of Athletics Mike McFarland, was a…

Proposed suicide hotline number 988 ‘will save lives’

From a young age, everyone knows the three digits to call in an emergency: 9-1-1. It’s quick, it’s simple, and it’s even catchy. But what number are we to call during a personal crisis? Currently, it’s 1-800-273-8255. Not the most…

It’s not over for Ozzy Osbourne

Early last week, a press release indicated Ozzy Osbourne’s 2020 North American tour was officially called off amidst health concerns. While many took the news to mean the tour was canceled, the Prince of Darkness soon informed his fans the…

Arrest made in Tri-Level hit-and-run

Authors: Eva Wozniak, Aaron Sudia Boivin A former BU student has been charged with aggravated assault, recklessly endangering another person and other charges after turning himself in for the Tri-Level parking garage incident on Saturday. Elijah Reese, 19, went to…

Opinion: Socialism is Brutal

Editor’s note: This is an opinion piece and does not reflect the views of the organization. BUnow has not independently confirmed any of the ‘historical facts’ presented and welcomes readers’ comments and clarifications.  Acknowledgements My initial opinion piece on Bernie…

Breaking news: Hit-and-run in Tri-Level

BLOOMSBURG, Pa. — A suspect escaped a hit-and-run at Tri-Level parking lot this afternoon after hitting a group of people, according to eyewitnesses. One victim was hospitalized and then released.    The suspect hit a potential student’s car and tried to flee the scene, as seen…

Frederick Douglass is Taking Over Bloomsburg University

The Frederick Douglass Institute at Bloomsburg University is officially taking over. From the Frederick Douglass Learning Community, to the Frederick Douglass Debate Society, they have already made a name for themselves. Frederick Douglass, a former slave, is known due to…

Opinion: Get It Right – What Socialism Is, and Isn’t

Editor’s note: This article was written by Bucknell University student, Alexander Boyer, who is the Vice President of the Bucknell University Democratic Socialists. This is an opinion piece and does not reflect the views of the organization. This is a…