Bucknell to Celebrate College Colors Day on Friday, Aug. 29
Aug. 25, 2008
LEWISBURG, Pa. – Bucknell will be participating in College Colors Day this Friday, Aug. 29, and Bison fans are asked to join thousands of other college sports fans and don their Orange & Blue gear to work, to class and around town as part of the fourth annual celebration dedicated to promoting the traditions and spirit that makes the college experience so wonderful.
Additionally, College Colors Day, which coincides with "back to school" and the kick-off of intercollegiate athletics, strives to advocate higher education through increased public awareness, and celebrates the achievements of colleges and universities, acknowledging their fundamental importance.
Bucknell’s first home athletics event of the new academic year also happens to be on Friday, when the men’s and women’s cross country teams host the Bison Open at the West Fields beginning at 5:30 p.m.
To help get fans outfitted for College Colors Day, The Bookstore at Bucknell is having a special sale on t-shirts and polo shirts from now through Friday. The sale applies to both in-store and online purchases. Visit www.bucknellbookstore.com for more.
For more information on College Colors Day, visit the official web site at www.collegecolorsday.com.