Valley View School District News

Valley View School District Presented Coaches vs Cancer Check to the American Cancer Society The Valley View Community raised $7,800 for this year’s Coaches vs. Cancer initiative. A special Thank you to all that participated. Pictured left to right:  Chris Mendicino, Valley View High School Principal; Anne Galantini, Valley View Elementary School Representative; Chris Killiany, Valley…

Marywood University Faculty Award

Sunny Sinha, Ph.D., associate professor in the School of Social Work at Marywood University Sunny Sinha, Ph.D., assistant professor in the School of Social Work at Marywood University, was recently notified that her article “Ethical and Safety Issues in Doing Sex Work Research: Reflections from a Field-Based Ethnographic Study in Kolkata, India,” which was published…

MMI MATHCOUNTS team places in top five

MMI Preparatory School’s team of Rachael Betz, Alistair Plotnick, Connor Spencer, and Benjamin Zhao placed fifth out of 16 teams during the annual MATHCOUNTS competition in February. Zhao also earned the fourth highest individual score in the competition and placed fifth in the Countdown Round. Additional MMI individual competitors were Brenna Eckhart, Edgar Lopez-Rodriquez, Nathaniel…

MMI holds induction ceremony for Chinese, German, and Spanish National Honor societies

MMI Preparatory School inducted students into the Chinese, German, and Spanish National Honor societies during an honor societies induction ceremony at the school. MMI Head of School D. Scott Wiggins welcomed those in attendance and provided closing remarks. Chinese instructor Christina Spencer inducted students into the Echoes of Wisdom and Philosophy Chapter of the National…

Marywood University Students Win Top Awards at Advertising Awards Ceremony

Marywood University senior graphic design students took top awards at the annual Northeastern Pennsylvania American Advertising Awards (ADDY) ceremony, which was held at the Radisson Lackawanna Station Hotel, Scranton, Pa.   Pictured are faculty advisors and student winners: John Meza, M.F.A., associate professor of art at Marywood University; Samantha Costa, Franklin Square, N.Y., silver award…

Marywood University to Hold Symphony Orchestra Concert

Marywood University’s music, theatre, and dance department’s Symphony Orchestra will present a concert featuring faculty member, Sophie Till, in a performance of Tchaikovsky’s brilliant Violin Concerto. The concert will be held on Sunday, April 22, 2018, at 4 p.m., in the Sette LaVerghetta Center for Performing Arts. The concert is free and open to the…