RIVERSIDE HIGH SCHOOL

Sarah Murphy and Morgan Gable, juniors at Riverside High School, recently participated in PMEA District 9 Band at Montrose. Morgan plays the clarinet and this is her first District competition. Sarah plays the trumpet and this is her second trip to District band

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VALLEY VIEW HIGH SCHOOL

Students in Mrs. Molly Callahan’s high school art classes have been participating in a variety of community service projects this summer. Over Christmas, students created a tree display for the Electric City Trolley Museum’s Festival of Trees. Their Three Little Pigs-inspired tree took home first place in the competition, which benefited Toys for Tots.Additionally, students have been hand painting…

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MARYWOOD UNIVERSITY

People on the Move   Marywood University   Patricia E. Dunleavy, Ph.D., Marywood University associate vice president for human resources, had an article published in Business Officers, a magazine issued by the National Association of College and University Business Officers (NACUBO). Titled,  “Here’s to Your Health Care,” the article addresses the Affordable Care Act and…

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MARYWOOD UNIVERSITY

Marywood University Hosts Region Wide Musical Event   SCRANTON, PA—Marywood University recently held a region wide musical event with 40 students from across Pennsylvania participating in an inaugural trumpet seminar at the Sette LaVerghetta Center for Performing Arts.   Under the guidance of David Jumper, M.M., assistant professor of jazz studies at Marywood University, students…

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VALLEY VIEW HIGH SCHOOL

Valley View High School Student Athletes sign their Letters of Intent to continue their Athlete and Academic Careers. Pictured left to right; Rob Nardelli, Stony Brook University; Carly Lucke, Bucknell University; Blayse Cholish, Kutztown University; Collin Ferguson, Hartford University; and Casey Pearce, Mansfield University

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LACKAWANNA TRAIL HIGH SCHOOL

 Lackawanna Trail senior Shelby Croasdale signed her letter of intent to play field hockey for Kutztown University in the fall. Croasdale is shown with Head Coach Kathleen Snyder.  Lackawanna Trail senior Shelby Croasdale signs her letter of intent to play field hockey for Kutztown University as her fellow senior teammates and Head Coach looked on. Croasdale…

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SHENANDOAH VALLEY HIGH SCHOOL

Schuylkill County Band Concert   Five members of the Shenandoah Valley Blue Devil Pride will participate in the  Schuylkill County Band Concert which will take place at the North Schuylkill High School on March 8, 2014. Shown in photo (L-R): Kayla Stiely Elementary Music Instructor, Devin Davis Baritone, Danielle Najunas & Rocco Roguskie French Horns,…

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CAREER TECHNOLOGY CENTER

Career Technology Center of Lackawanna County junior and senior Visual Art students recently assisted with Marley’s Mission. Student artwork will be auctioned off at the gala with all proceeds benefiting Marley’s Mission. This is the 3rd year that Career Technology Center has partnered with this event. First Row (back row) L – R: Audrey Tucker…

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WEST SCRANTON HIGH SCHOOL

West Scranton’s School-Wide Positive Behavior Support Program Honors the January Students of the Month Eleventh grader Bailey Smith and ninth grader Colin Kelly were chosen as the Students of the Month at West Scranton High School for January 2014.  One girl and one boy are selected each month from names submitted by teachers and staff as part of…

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MARYWOOD UNIVERSITY

Indian Heritage Books Donated to Marywood University Library SCRANTON, PA—Dipti S. Pancholy, M.D. recently donated Indian heritage books to Marywood University’s library. In addition to the donation of books, Dr. Pancholy gave a presentation that included Indian fables and introductions to the books that were donated, Swami Vivekananda-The Prophet of India and Mahatma Gandhi Letters…

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WEST SCRANTON HIGH SCHOOL

West Scranton Mock Trial – Round 1 On Tuesday, January 28, West Scranton High School competed in the first round of the annual Mock Trial competition, which is sponsored by the Young Lawyers’ Division of the Pennsylvania Bar Association.  During the first round, West Scranton competed against Carbondale Area High School. During the course of each…

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WEST SCRANTON HIGH SCHOOL

West Scranton Students Attend District Band Festival Two West Scranton High School students were selected to attend the 2013-2014 PMEA District 9 Band Festival.  The event, sponsored by the Pennsylvania Music Educators Association, features the top student musicians from Lackawanna, Luzerne, Susquehanna, Wayne, and Wyoming Counties. This year’s PMEA District Band Festival will be held at…

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WESTERN WAYNE HIGH SCHOOL

Seven students representing the Western Wayne High School’s Future Business Leaders of America chapter and the business program recently participated in an Entrepreneurial Challenge at Settler’s Inn, Hawley. Sponsored by EconomicsPennsylvania, the purpose of this day was to provide interested students with a unique opportunity to develop a viable business idea and plan. Professor Robert…

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HOLY REEDEMER HIGH SCHOOL

  HOLY REDEEMER HIGH SCHOOL INDUCTS NATIONAL HONOR SOCIETY MEMBERS Holy Redeemer High School inducted 64 new members of the National Honor Society, Holy Redeemer Chapter.  They join 73 current members inducted last year. New members were inducted at a school assembly, which included a candle lighting service by society officers and blessing of the National…

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