Dr. David Palmiter Approved for Fellow Status with the American Psychological Association for Two Divisions

Dr. David Palmiter Approved for Fellow Status with the American Psychological Association for Two Divisions   Scranton, PA (June 7, 2019) — David Palmiter, Ph.D., professor of psychology at Marywood University, was recently approved for fellow status with the American Psychological Association (APA) for two divisions: Society of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology (division 53) and…

Marywood University’s Music, Theatre, and Dance Department Announces Summer Concerts and Performances

Marywood University’s Music, Theatre, and Dance Department Announces Summer Concerts and Performances   Scranton, PA (June 4, 2019) — Marywood University’s music, theatre, and dance department has announced its lineup of summer concerts and performances at the Calabro Delfino Amphitheatre at the Learning Commons. The concerts and performances are free and open to the public.  …

West Scranton Students Score High in the National Spanish Exam

West Scranton Students Score High in the National Spanish Exam 26 students at West Scranton High School earned medals and honors for outstanding performance on the 2019 National Spanish Examination. Students from West Scranton earned gold, silver, and bronze medals, along with numerous scholar medals marking honorable performance. One student, senior Samuel Goncalves, was also recognized as…

Thirty-four MMI Preparatory School students compete in Pennsylvania Junior Academy of Science state competition

Thirty-four MMI Preparatory School students compete in Pennsylvania Junior Academy of Science state competition   (Freeland, PA – May 31, 2019) – Nineteen of MMI Preparatory School’s 34 competitors placed first in the Pennsylvania Junior Academy of Science state competition at Penn State’s University Park campus. An additional 15 MMI students placed second in the…

VALLEY VIEW STUDENTS WINNERS OF EARTH DAY ESSAY CONTEST

The University of Scranton recently held an Earth Day Essay Contest, “Caring for Earth’s Critters.” The Valley View 11th and 12th grade winners were: 1st Place – Liv Damski, 2nd Place Noah Sherman, 3rd place Alyssa Moran     Pictured from left to right: George Howanitz, Valley View Science Department Chair; Liv Damski; Noah Sherman and Alyssa Moran

Western Wayne FBLA Members Participate in Manners Matter

Western Wayne FBLA Members Participate in Manners Matter   Eleven FBLA members/business students from Western Wayne High School recently participated in “Manners Matter,” an event sponsored by the Wayne County School-to-Work Committee.  The event was held at Lackawanna College Lake Region and featured a gourmet luncheon catered and donated by the Lords Valley Country Club,…

MMI basketball standout Matthew Marchetti signs with Misericordia University

MMI basketball standout Matthew Marchetti signs with Misericordia University   (Freeland, PA – May 24, 2019) CAPTION: MMI 2019 graduate Matthew Marchetti will continue his academic and basketball careers at Misericordia University. Pictured are, first row, from left: Andrea Marchetti, Matthew Marchetti, and David Marchetti. Second row: Joseph Flanagan, varsity basketball coach; William A. Shergalis, Ph.D.,…

MMI volleyball standout Summer Evancho signs with Marywood University

MMI volleyball standout Summer Evancho signs with Marywood University   (Freeland, PA – May 24, 2019) CAPTION: MMI 2019 graduate Summer Evancho will continue her academic and volleyball careers at Marywood University. Pictured are, first row, from left: John Evancho and Summer Evancho. Second row: Vincent Vella, athletic director, William A. Shergalis, Ph.D., ’58 Acting Head…