Good Shepherd Academy Honor Roll

Good Shepherd Academy Honor Roll   1st Quarter 2016-2017 School Year     Honors (85 in 6 major subjects) 6TH Grade:  Anna Brennan,  Elizabeth Derolf-Siene, Jessica English, Cassandra Gdovin, Brooklyn Giovinazzo, Rose Hancuff, Luke Harrison, Irelyn Karnes, Lia Keefe, Ayden Langdon, Davis Motyka,  Antonette Scotto D’Abusco, Nikolas Spiccioli,  Olivia Stevens, Nina Stillarty 7TH Grade:  Daniel Balas, …

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Marywood University to Offer Transfer Opportunity

Marywood University to Offer Transfer Opportunity SCRANTON, PA (November 23, 2016)-Marywood University will hold an on-campus Transfer Day program for college students or former college students considering transferring to Marywood University. In a single visit on Wednesday, December 14, 2016, from 2:00 to 6:00 p.m., visitors can complete an application for admission, discuss financial aid…

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Military Times Ranks Marywood University Among Best for Vets: Colleges 2017

Military Times Ranks Marywood University Among Best for Vets: Colleges 2017 SCRANTON, PA (November 23, 2016)-Marywood University offers the “Best for Vets: Colleges 2017” in veteran and military student offerings and rates of academic success, according to Military Times. Marywood University was evaluated in several categories, including services offered, special rules, accommodations and financial incentives offered…

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Old Forge School District announces October Devil Pride High School Students

Mr. John Rushefski Superintendent  of the Old Forge School District announces October Devil Pride High School Students. The students were chosen based on their recognition for outstanding demonstrations of Devil Pride. Pride stands for Prepared, Respectful, Independent, Dependable, and Example to others. Left to right: Grade 7- Julia Iacavazzi, Grade 8- Lorenzo Febbo, Grade 9- Hannah…

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Marywood University Student Receives Scholarship for Community Service

Marywood University Student Receives Scholarship for Community Service SCRANTON, PA (November 18, 2016)-Marywood University junior Rebecca Skakal, Lancaster, N.Y., was recently notified that she is the recipient of the 2016 Jacquie Walker American Association of University Women (AAUW) Scholarship. The AAUW $5,000 scholarship is awarded to a full-time matriculating student who demonstrates a commitment to community…

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Marywood University to Hold Auditions for “Godspell”

Marywood University to Hold Auditions for “Godspell”   SCRANTON, PA (November 21, 2016)-Marywood University’s music, theatre, and dance department will hold auditions for its performance of “Godspell.” Vocal auditions will take place on Tuesday, November 29, 2016, from 8:30-10:30 p.m., and acting auditions will be held on Wednesday, November 30, 2016, from 7:30-10 p.m. The…

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

Marywood University’s Music, Theatre, and Dance Department Announces December Performances and Concerts   SCRANTON, PA (November 17, 2016)-Marywood University’s music, theatre, and dance (MTD) department announces its December 2016 performances and concerts. All of the events are free and open to the public.   Marywood University’s Guitar Ensemble, under the direction of David Truitt, Ph.D., will…

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The Valley View High School Guidance Department sponsored a PHEAA Workshop for seniors and their parents

  The Valley View High School Guidance Department sponsored a PHEAA Workshop for seniors and their parents.  The Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency offers many free resources to help families navigate the student financial aid process. Pictured left to right: Lori Kelley, Valley View High School Guidance; Linda Pacewicz, PHEAA Higher Educaiton Access Partner; and…

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West Scranton High School’s Feed A Friend Collection

West Scranton High School’s Feed A Friend Collection   West Scranton High School’s food drive for Feed A Friendconcluded on Friday, November 18 with a total of approximately 1,500 non-perishable canned food items as well as 38 turkeys.  The annual collection benefits the local United Neighborhood Centers, and is sponsored by West Scranton’s student council…

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Marywood University Announces Calendar of Events for Its Music, Theatre, and Dance Department

Marywood University Announces Calendar of Events for Its Music, Theatre, and Dance Department SCRANTON, PA (November 15, 2016)-Marywood University’s music, theatre, and dance department will present its annual fall dance showcase on Saturday, November 19, 2016, at 7:30 p.m., and Sunday, November 20, 2016, at 1 p.m. The performances will take place in the Black Box…

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