Marywood University Receives the Robert H. Spitz Foundation Grant to Help Fund After-School Program for Latinx Students

Marywood University is the recent recipient of the 2019 Robert H. Spitz Foundation Grant. The grant was awarded to the S.T.A.R.S (Students Together Achieving Remarkable Success) program, an after-school mentoring/homework help program. The Robert H. Spitz Foundation has made a positive impact on Scranton’s growing Latinx population through its grant support of the University’s S.T.A.R.S.…

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Fifty-nine MMI students earn top 10 awards at FBLA regionals and 38 advance to FBLA State Leadership Conference

Fifty-nine MMI Preparatory School students earned certificate awards in the top 10 of their respective events at the Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) Regional Leadership Conference and 38 students will advance to the FBLA State Leadership Conference in Hershey in April. MMI students who advanced to the state competition, and their regional results, are…

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Marywood University to Hold Ph.D. Information Session with Newswatch 16’s Ryan Leckey

Marywood University to Hold Ph.D. Information Session with Newswatch 16’s Ryan Leckey   Marywood University will hold a Ph.D. Information Session with Newswatch 16’s Ryan Leckey, who is a Ph.D. candidate at Marywood and the featured guest. In addition to Ryan, Marywood admissions representatives and faculty from the program will be available to answer questions.…

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Valley View High School Seniors of the Month

These awards are given to a senior who showed excellence throughout the month of December. Senior of the Month is sponsored by the Valley View Student Council and the Blakely/Peckville Lions Club. From Left to Right: Dr. Michael Boccella, Superintendent; Ally Welsch, Art; Mia Mercatili, Music; Annaliese Daiute, Science; and Mr. Joe Koniszewski, Blakely/Peckville Lions…

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Valley View High School Seniors of the Month

  Valley View High School Seniors of the Month These awards are given to a senior who showed excellence throughout the month of November. Senior of the Month is sponsored by the Valley View Student Council and the Blakely/Peckville Lions Club. From Left to Right: Dr. Michael Boccella, Superintendent; Alex Powell, Technology Education; Lauren Walsh,…

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Marywood University Students Celebrate the Gift of Giving

Marywood University students in the Communication Sciences and Disorders department, Speech-Language and Audiology Clinics, and its student chapter of the National Student Speech-Language-Hearing Association recently collected gifts to support the University’s Campus Ministry’s Christmas Giving tree project.   The gifts that were collected were then donated to Friends of the Poor for distribution to children…

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Marywood University’s String Project Featured in National Documentary

Marywood University’s String Project Featured in National Documentary Marywood University’s String Project was recently selected to be featured in a national documentary that is being made by the music company J.W. Pepper. The documentary is about the National String Project Consortium’s (NSPC) Virtual Orchestra celebrating its 20th Anniversary. The Virtual Orchestra involves all the string…

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Members of the Western Wayne FBLA chapter and students enrolled in Theresa Lubash’s business classes recently collected non-perishable food items

Members of the Western Wayne FBLA chapter and students enrolled in Theresa Lubash’s business classes recently collected non-perishable food items to deliver to area food pantries during the holiday season. Pictured with some of these items are (bottom row) Derek Mason, Ezra Tetreault, and Matt Henneforth.  (top row) Lenny Maiocco, Sydney Peet, Alex Amorine, and…

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