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Students named to Dean's List

For the fall 2021 semester, 2,076 BU students earned Dean's List distinction. A full-time student whose semester GPA is 3.5 or higher in 12 or more semester hours of course work for which a grade or grades are received are named to the Dean's List.


Health communication class examines ways to spur behavioral change

Xanax addiction, impacts of vaping, and microaggression were among the topics explored by Bloomsburg University communication studies students this fall as part of their class on examining communication in health contexts.


Bloomsburg University names top honor graduates for Fall 2021

Bloomsburg University named its top honors graduates in each college for the Fall 2021 semester. They will be recognized at the university’s fall commencement in-person ceremonies on Friday, Dec. 10...

Bloomsburg University's Department of Nursing ranked sixth in Pennsylvania

The Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania Department of Nursing is ranked sixth of 76 schools in Pennsylvania according to In addition, BU is ranked 67th in the Mid-Atlantic region by...


Graduate students participate in real-world project

Three BU students pursuing Master of Science degrees in instructional technology: Zachary Hulayev, John Wardigo, and Francesca Fortunato, worked during the Spring 2021 semester with Curbell Plastics, Inc., one of the nation’s top suppliers of plastic sheet, rod, tube, tapes, and fabricated parts, to develop a learning module about performance plastics.

BU's digital forensics degree program ranked fourth-best in the country by

Digital forensics degree program has been ranked fourth-best in the country

Master of Social Work degree now offered at Bloomsburg University

New MSW degree program to begin in August

Geography students’ data mining helps with Florida forest conservation

A remote sensing geography class from Bloomsburg University played a key role in the conservation of a 14-acre southern Florida forest home to protected wildlife that’s been fending off urban and commercial development for the past 60 years.

GIS students develop orienteering course for upper campus

Bloomsburg University ROTC cadet Nicholas Correll had an idea one day while sitting in his geographic information system (GIS) class. Instead of driving 30 minutes for ROTC land navigation trainings...