BUSTED returns to stage Monday

This Monday night, the cast and crew of BUSTED (Bloomsburg University Student Theatrical Education Drama) will present Episode # 26 from their ongoing musical series about college life...

Dog Show – Roongo’s Competition

Our campus athletic teams are not alone this fall in the chase for championship dreams.

Students Find Their Voices Through Obama’s Election

Hundreds of Bloomsburg students filled the streets of Bloomsburg and gathered on the steps of Carver after Senator Barack Obama was elected the next President of the United States this past Tuesday night.  BU...

How About “Election Energy”; as an Alternative Fuel?

Waking up on that cloudy but comfortable day, I could feel the energy of the campus before even looking out the window. Tuesday, nothing could stop the masses of students and professors of Bloomsburg...

Ecstatic Obama Crowd Marches on Campus and Town

Last night at approximately 11:30 p.m., Senator Barack Obama was declared the next president of the United States. He will be inaugurated, along side Senator Joe Biden as Vice President, on Tuesday, January 20th, 2009.When Obama reached the required 270 electoral votes for the win, hundreds of Bloomsburg students came teeming from dorms and gathered in front of Elwell. The crowd marched downtown and past the Democratic headquarters. They were dancing and cheering in the streets, ecstatic about Obama's victory. The crowd then traveled back to Carver Hall and gathered on the steps there, chanting and waving signs.

Election Slideshow

Bloomsburg students got deeply involved with their time and emotions in Election 2008.  Check out this slideshow for images of students on campus campaigning and voting for their favorite candidates, and to see what...

Barack Obama Wins Election

Tonight, Democratic candidate, Senator Barack Obama is officially elected President of the United States, surpassing the 270 required electoral votes. Obama receives the honor of becoming the country's first African American president. Senator Joe Biden will serve as the country's Vice President upon inauguration. In his concession speech, Senator John McCain congratulated Senator Obama, promising to work with him, and support him as "his president."

How Bloomsburg Voted

Kehr Union: Obama- 1,397 McCain- 611 Town Hall: Obama- 853 McCain- 465 Fire Station: Obama- 942 McCain- 652 Overall: Obama- 3,192 McCain- 1,728

Election Enthusiasm, Caught on Film

BU Now reporters took to the campus to capture some of the election energy on film.  There is no doubt that the majority of Bloomsburg students are overwhelmingly for Barack Obama, as most demonstrators...

Bombarded by Campaigners

The 2008 Presidential Election will go down in the history books as an amazing race. The cadidates are none like we have seen before and response from new voters has been amazing.