Sparking an international radiation s...


Austin Olson, a senior health physics student in BU’s Honors Program, traveled to Indianapolis this summer to present findings from his independent study at a meeting of the Health Physics Society (HPS), attended by health physics professionals from around the world. Olson’s research looked at how effective damaged lead aprons can be in protecting medical […]

Minor gives tools for teaching online


Minor gives tools for teaching online   As trends in technology continuously become more advanced, so must a teacher’s education. By providing the latest technology and teaching strategies, BU’s educational technology minor prepares students for an ever-changing field. Educational technology refers to any kind of technology that is used to improve teaching and learning. Students […]

A Partnership for a Better Community

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Two local groups with a similar focus combined their operations to maximize their impact on the community, and Bloomsburg University’s Center for Community Research and Consulting offered valuable help during the process. The Columbia-Montour Visitors Bureau (CMVB) and Columbia Montour Chamber of Commerce are now operating under the umbrella of a new non-profit organization, the […]

Technical Assistance

From left: Kyle Flick, Hayden Wimmer, and Leonid Kukuyev.

There are times when an organization that helps others needs a little help for itself. Such was the case for local social services agency, Agape, when it was time to upgrade technology earlier this year. Two Bloomsburg University students and their faculty adviser seized the opportunity to serve the community, while further developing skills the […]

Online course brings gaming into teac...


Karl Kapp had the kind of week most instructional technology professors only dream of when he was asked to be an “author” of a course on one of the country’s leading online learning companies: It all started when Kapp was a presenter at the Learning Solutions Conference in Orlando, Fla., where he caught the […]

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