WESTERN WAYNE ATTENDED “YOU ARE WHAT YOU EAT”

Forget “You are what you eat.” You are how you eat. Dining with good manners is an important way to make a great lasting impression on a prospective employer or coworker.  Recently, seven students from Western Wayne High School had the opportunity to learn this firsthand by participating in a “Manners Matter” experience. Sponsored by…

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Two Students Awarded the 2016 Claire Williams O’Neil Scholarship

Two Students Awarded the 2016 Claire Williams O’Neil Scholarship   Claire Williams O’Neil (1928-1980) was a teacher in the Susquehanna Community School District for over twenty years. Because of her dedication to education and the community, the Claire Williams O’Neil Foundation, a non-profit institution that sponsors educational and charitable initiatives on a community level, awards…

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Marywood University Recognized by Society of Collegiate Journalists at National Contest

Marywood University Recognized by Society of Collegiate Journalists at National Contest SCRANTON, PA (May 6, 2016)—Marywood University’s Chapter of the Society for Collegiate Journalists (SCJ) took home ten awards and four honorable mentions in the national contest for the students’ work at The Wood Word, Marywood University’s student-run newspaper, and TV-Marywood, the campus television station. First…

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Marywood University Students Win at International Business Ethics Competition

Marywood University Students Win at International Business Ethics Competition SCRANTON, PA (May 5, 2016)—Marywood University undergraduate students recently placed first and second in two categories at the international business ethics case competition (IBECC), Cambridge, Mass. The undergraduate students who competed in the IBECC are: Ellen Clauss, Meryl Fioriti, Joseph Duda, and Micheal Plate. The students are…

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Marywood University Students & Faculty Capture Top Awards in TecBridge Business Plan Competition

Marywood University Students & Faculty Capture Top Awards in TecBridge Business Plan Competition   SCRANTON, PA (April 29, 2016)— Marywood University’s Collegiate Teams won the 2016 TecBridge Business Plan Competition, capturing the competition’s top three placements and earning additional awards and recognition. Marywood University’s team, aya fair trade, won the top prize of $10,000 in cash…

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Kevin Graff Jr. a senior at Shenandoah Valley High School and a student recently competed in the SKILLS USA Pennsylvania State Competition Conference at Hershey, Pa.

Kevin Graff Jr. a senior at Shenandoah Valley High School and a student enrolled at the Schuylkill Technology Center’s Frackville Campus, recently competed in the SKILLS USA Pennsylvania State Competition Conference at Hershey, Pa. where he won first place gold medal in the power equipment technology event. As a result of his first place finish,…

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New Officers Elected to Marywood’s Board of Trustees

New Officers Elected to Marywood’s Board of Trustees Ann R. Henry, Ph.D., Flemington, N.J., Chair of the Board of Trustees at Marywood University, Scranton, for the 2015-2016 academic year, recently announced a new slate of board officers for 2016-2017. They include: Lisa A Lori, Esq., Philadelphia, Board Chair; Mary Ellen McDonough, Scranton, Vice Chair; Susan…

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Marywood University Art Galleries

Marywood University Art Galleries   LIFE WAS HER ART:  Ana Maria Carmona Cusick May 8 – May 20, 2016 CHINESE PAINTINGS and ANNAMESE POTTERY by Ana Maria Carmona Cusick Opening Reception:  Sunday, May 8, 2016, from 2-5 p.m., in the Maslow Gallery, in the Shields Center for Visual Arts at Marywood University, and the Kresge…

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Members of Marywood University’s Board of Trustees, are serving as Co-Chairs of the Marywood University Community Leadership Celebration

Col. (Ret.) Lorraine Rupp Breen ’78 and Jack Sweeney, members of Marywood University’s Board of Trustees, are serving as Co-Chairs of the Marywood University Community Leadership Celebration, on Thursday, May 5, 2016, at 5:30 p.m., in the Center for Athletics and Wellness, on the University’s campus. Each year the event draws hundreds of community members…

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West Scranton Spanish Students Participate in Immersion Day

West Scranton Spanish Students Participate in Immersion Day   On April 14, 2016, West Scranton students Blake Carlton, Olivia Viscomi, and Noah Molina attended the Foreign Language and International Business Immersion Day at Marywood University. The annual event gives students to opportunity to build their foreign language skills by participating in activities and games designed…

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