SADD Members Attend Holiday Safe Drive Campaign

SADD Members Attend Holiday Safe Drive Campaign Eleven members of the West Scranton High School SADD club recently attended the 27th annual Holiday Safe Drive Campaign, sponsored by the Lackawanna County Drug and Alcohol Treatment Service.  The event was held at the Viewmont Mall to honor local police officers, SADD chapters, and individuals promoting safe…

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MARYWOOD UNIVERSITY’S AVIATION CLUB TOYS FOR TOTS FUNDRAISER

Marywood University’s Aviation Club Runs Its Fourth Annual Toys for Tots Fundraiser SCRANTON, PA (December 16, 2015)—Marywood University’s Aviation Club held its annual fundraiser, Toys for Tots, which raises funds through various on-campus events. Following the fundraisers on campus, members of the Aviation Club purchased and delivered toys to children in the pediatrics department at Moses…

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John Lemoncelli, Ed.D., professor emeritus at Marywood University, was recently awarded the 2015 Ethics Educators Award

People on the Move John Lemoncelli, Ed.D., Professor Emeritus at Marywood University   John Lemoncelli, Ed.D., professor emeritus at Marywood University, was recently awarded the 2015 Ethics Educators Award from the Pennsylvania Psychological Association at a ceremony in Harrisburg.   The Ethics Educators Award is given yearly to a psychologist in Pennsylvania who has made…

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Riverside Junior Senior High School were moved by the Tracy’s Hope presentation given at the high school

Students in Mrs. Lisa Temple’s art class at Riverside Junior Senior High School were moved by the Tracy’s Hope presentation given at the high school. They decided to raise money by creating ceramic collection boxes that were distributed in local businesses in Taylor and Moosic. These businesses include, Grande’s pizza, Citizen’s bank, Taylor Deli, Dino and…

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Marywood University’s Art Galleries Presents the Art Exhibition by Poshya Kakil Ahmed

Marywood University’s Art Galleries Presents the Art Exhibition by Poshya Kakil Ahmed   SCRANTON, PA (December 8, 2015)—Marywood University’s Art Galleries presents Poshya Kakil Ahmed’s exhibition, The Shadow of ISIS. The exhibition will be on display through Friday, December 18, 2015, in the Maslow Study Gallery for Contemporary Art, on the first floor lobby, in the…

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Old Forge School District teacher, constructs an environment in her classroom that allows all her students to see the beauty in writing poetry.

Teaching poetry is a part of every language arts curriculum, and finding inventive ways to show students the art in writing can be a challenge. Ms. Marsico, a high school teacher from the Old Forge School District, constructs an environment in her classroom that allows all her students to see the beauty in writing poetry.…

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West Scranton Organizes Coat Drive for Women and Children in Need   West Scranton SADD club officers Nicole Pazzaglia (president) and Alexandra Kerecman (treasurer) organize coats collected by members of the SADD club.  The coat collection is part of an effort organized by West Scranton High School’s  P.R.I.D.E. program. Following the collection, all coats are…

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MARYWOOD UNIVERSITY ART GALLERIES

MARYWOOD UNIVERSITY ART GALLERIES   FEBRUARY 2016   MAHADY GALLERY | SURACI GALLERY | MASLOW STUDY GALLERY FOR CONTEMPORARY ART Marywood University, Shields Center for Visual Arts, 2300 Adams Ave., 18509-1598 • 570.348.6278, Fax 570.340.6023 Email: gallery@marywood.edu • URL: www.marywood.edu/galleries •   MAHADY GALLERY:  2016 Scholastic Art Awards for Northeastern Pennsylvania, through February 17, 2016. NARRATIVES…

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MMI students selected for district band, orchestra

MMI students selected for district band, orchestra   (Freeland, PA – December 8, 2015) – Two students from MMI Preparatory School have been chosen to perform at the Pennsylvania Music Educators Association (PMEA) District 9 band and orchestra festivals. Sophomore Angelica Alday, daughter of Dr. Senen Alday and Milagros Azcueta-Alday of Mountaintop, will play the…

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