Marywood University’s Nurse Aide Training Program Incorporate American Red Cross Nurse Aide Competency Examination

Marywood University’s Nurse Aide Training Program Incorporate American Red Cross Nurse Aide Competency Examination SCRANTON, PA (November 18, 2015)-The American Red Cross recently authorized Marywood University’s Nurse Aide Training Program as an official competency examination site, just one of a few in Lackawanna County. Prior to the authorization, Marywood’s Nurse Aide Training students had to schedule…

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Marywood University to Offer Transfer Opportunity

Marywood University to Offer Transfer Opportunity SCRANTON, PA (November 23, 2015)-Marywood University will conduct an on-campus Transfer Day program for college students or former college students considering transferring to Marywood University. In a single visit on Thursday, December 3, 2015, between 2-6 p.m., visitors can complete an application for admission, discuss financial aid and scholarship…

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West Scranton Scholastic Team

West Scranton Scholastic Team The 2015-2016 West Scranton Scholastic Team is made up of seniors (L to R) Bryce Yanni, Danny Sallurday, Maria Coyne, Jake MacDonald, and Brian Martin.  They participated in their first round of competition at the WVIA Studios in Wilkes-Barre on Friday, October 16 against Scranton High School. The West Scranton Scholastic…

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SADD Class Representatives

SADD Class Representatives The class representatives for the SADD club for the 2015-2016 school year are Haley Leonard (9th grade), Eric Huegel (10th grade), Nori Zaccheo (11th grade), and Cassie Merrill (12th grade).  The class reps work with the officers and all the members of the West Scranton SADD club throughout the year as the…

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Holiday Music-Traditional and Contemporary-Highlight December Performances at Marywood University

Holiday Music-Traditional and Contemporary-Highlight December Performances at Marywood University SCRANTON, PA (November 17, 2015)-Marywood University’s music, theatre, and dance department announces its December performances. The performances are free and open to the public and include:   Guitar Christmas Concert, Friday, December 4, 2015, at 7:30 p.m., in the Marian Chapel in the Swartz Center for…

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Marywood University Recognized by Society for Collegiate Journalists

Marywood University Recognized by Society for Collegiate Journalists SCRANTON, PA (November 16, 2015)—Marywood University’s Chapter of the Society for Collegiate Journalists (SCJ) was recently awarded the Edward E. McDonald National Chapter of the Year at its 2015 SCJ Induction Ceremony.   Eleven Marywood students, all active participants in the production of Marywood’s student newspaper, The…

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Valley View Middle School Veterans Day Program

Three star Admiral Joe Sestak spoke about his experiences in the Navy and as head of the Navy’s first counter-terrorism force “Deep Blue” at the on November 10. From left:  James McKane, Valley View Middle School assistant principal; Craig Sweeney, Valley View Middle School principal; Corey Castellani, Valley View School District interim  superintendent, Carlo Possanza, student…

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