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

Marywood University’s Music, Theatre, and Dance Department Announces Summer Concerts and Performances   Scranton, PA (June 4, 2019) — Marywood University’s music, theatre, and dance department has announced its lineup of summer concerts and performances at the Calabro Delfino Amphitheatre at the Learning Commons. The concerts and performances are free and open to the public.  …

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West Scranton Students Score High in the National Spanish Exam

West Scranton Students Score High in the National Spanish Exam 26 students at West Scranton High School earned medals and honors for outstanding performance on the 2019 National Spanish Examination. Students from West Scranton earned gold, silver, and bronze medals, along with numerous scholar medals marking honorable performance. One student, senior Samuel Goncalves, was also recognized as…

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Thirty-four MMI Preparatory School students compete in Pennsylvania Junior Academy of Science state competition

Thirty-four MMI Preparatory School students compete in Pennsylvania Junior Academy of Science state competition   (Freeland, PA – May 31, 2019) – Nineteen of MMI Preparatory School’s 34 competitors placed first in the Pennsylvania Junior Academy of Science state competition at Penn State’s University Park campus. An additional 15 MMI students placed second in the…

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VALLEY VIEW STUDENTS WINNERS OF EARTH DAY ESSAY CONTEST

The University of Scranton recently held an Earth Day Essay Contest, “Caring for Earth’s Critters.” The Valley View 11th and 12th grade winners were: 1st Place – Liv Damski, 2nd Place Noah Sherman, 3rd place Alyssa Moran     Pictured from left to right: George Howanitz, Valley View Science Department Chair; Liv Damski; Noah Sherman and Alyssa Moran

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Western Wayne FBLA Members Participate in Manners Matter

Western Wayne FBLA Members Participate in Manners Matter   Eleven FBLA members/business students from Western Wayne High School recently participated in “Manners Matter,” an event sponsored by the Wayne County School-to-Work Committee.  The event was held at Lackawanna College Lake Region and featured a gourmet luncheon catered and donated by the Lords Valley Country Club,…

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MMI basketball standout Matthew Marchetti signs with Misericordia University

MMI basketball standout Matthew Marchetti signs with Misericordia University   (Freeland, PA – May 24, 2019) CAPTION: MMI 2019 graduate Matthew Marchetti will continue his academic and basketball careers at Misericordia University. Pictured are, first row, from left: Andrea Marchetti, Matthew Marchetti, and David Marchetti. Second row: Joseph Flanagan, varsity basketball coach; William A. Shergalis, Ph.D.,…

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Marywood University to Celebrate 100th Anniversary of Alumni Association with Special Events for Alumni and the Community

Marywood University to Celebrate 100th Anniversary of Alumni Association with Special Events for Alumni and the Community   Scranton, PA (May 23, 2019) — Marywood University’s Alumni Association is celebrating its 100th anniversary at this year’s alumni weekend, which will take place from Friday, May 31 through Sunday, June 2, 2019. Alumni awards, class gatherings,…

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WESTERN WAYNE STUDENTS LEARN ABOUT BUSINESS

A day at the ballpark became a valuable learning experience for a group of Future Business Leaders of America members from Western Wayne High School.  Students from area high schools were invited to attend a Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Railriders game and to hear about the various career opportunities available in a sports franchise.  The following Railriders personnel…

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Nathan Trotta Signs with East Stroudsburg University

Nathan Trotta Signs with East Stroudsburg University On Monday, May 13, 2019, a signing day was held for West Scranton senior Nathan Trotta, who gave his commitment to East Stroudsburg University for wrestling. Congratulations, Nathan! Photo: Seated (L to R): Fred Demich, Nathan Trotta, and Melissa Trotta (mom) Standing (L to R): Mr. Robert DeLuca (West Scranton…

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West Scranton Freshman Earns Presidential Award

West Scranton Freshman Earns Presidential Award West Scranton freshman Dakota Adams recently earned the Bronze Presidential Award for volunteer service. The award is given to teens who perform at least 50-74 hours of service within a 12-month period. Dakota has dedicated numerous hours, throughout 2018 until now, volunteering at the Steamtown National Historic Site. Along…

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Marywood University Professor’s Article Published in Healthcare Journal

Marywood University Professor’s Article Published in Healthcare Journal   Scranton, PA (May 21, 2019) — LoriAnn F. Gorrick Pajalich, DNP, MS, APRN, CNS, GCNS-BC, assistant professor in the nursing department at Marywood University, recently had her article titled, “Collaboration in Healthcare Delivery Interprofessional,” published in the Journal of Interprofessional Education and Practice. This is Dr.…

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