Marywood University Student Receives Scholarship for Community Service

Marywood University Student Receives Scholarship for Community Service SCRANTON, PA (November 18, 2016)-Marywood University junior Rebecca Skakal, Lancaster, N.Y., was recently notified that she is the recipient of the 2016 Jacquie Walker American Association of University Women (AAUW) Scholarship. The AAUW $5,000 scholarship is awarded to a full-time matriculating student who demonstrates a commitment to community…

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Marywood University to Hold Auditions for “Godspell”

Marywood University to Hold Auditions for “Godspell”   SCRANTON, PA (November 21, 2016)-Marywood University’s music, theatre, and dance department will hold auditions for its performance of “Godspell.” Vocal auditions will take place on Tuesday, November 29, 2016, from 8:30-10:30 p.m., and acting auditions will be held on Wednesday, November 30, 2016, from 7:30-10 p.m. The…

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

Marywood University’s Music, Theatre, and Dance Department Announces December Performances and Concerts   SCRANTON, PA (November 17, 2016)-Marywood University’s music, theatre, and dance (MTD) department announces its December 2016 performances and concerts. All of the events are free and open to the public.   Marywood University’s Guitar Ensemble, under the direction of David Truitt, Ph.D., will…

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The Valley View High School Guidance Department sponsored a PHEAA Workshop for seniors and their parents

  The Valley View High School Guidance Department sponsored a PHEAA Workshop for seniors and their parents.  The Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency offers many free resources to help families navigate the student financial aid process. Pictured left to right: Lori Kelley, Valley View High School Guidance; Linda Pacewicz, PHEAA Higher Educaiton Access Partner; and…

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Marywood University Announces Calendar of Events for Its Music, Theatre, and Dance Department

Marywood University Announces Calendar of Events for Its Music, Theatre, and Dance Department SCRANTON, PA (November 15, 2016)-Marywood University’s music, theatre, and dance department will present its annual fall dance showcase on Saturday, November 19, 2016, at 7:30 p.m., and Sunday, November 20, 2016, at 1 p.m. The performances will take place in the Black Box…

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Marywood University’s Communication Arts Department to Host Freedom Week

Marywood University’s Communication Arts Department to Host Freedom Week   SCRANTON, PA (November 16, 2016)-Marywood University’s communications arts students will host “Freedom Week,” in celebration of first amendment freedoms. “Freedom Week” will take place from Monday, November 28, through Friday December 2, 2016. All events are free and open to the public.     Monday,…

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Marywood University’s Chamber Singers Named Semifinalists in National Competition

Marywood University’s Chamber Singers Named Semifinalists in National Competition SCRANTON, PA (November 15, 2016)-Marywood University’s chamber singers have been named semifinalists in the collegiate division of The American Prize 2016 in Choral Music, a nationwide performing arts competition. The chamber singers were evaluated for the ensemble’s latest CD, “Ave Maria: A Celebration of Marywood University’s First…

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The Old Forge Cross Country Team recently concluded their second official season by attending the PIAA District 2 Class A Championship at Lakeland High School

The Old Forge Cross Country Team recently concluded their second official  season by attending the PIAA District 2 Class A Championship at Lakeland High School Front Row (L-R) Coach Dave Marsico Jr., Kole Barbetti (co-captain),Christian Killino, Francesca Samony (captain), Ashleigh Aavisato , Cherilyn Rodriguez, Victoria Booth (co-captain ) Back Row(L-R) Maya Florovito (captain), Josh Wagner (captain),…

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Susquehanna Community High School 1st Marking Period Honor Roll

Susquehanna Community High School 1st Marking Period Honor Roll Highest Honors 93 -100 – 12th Grade –  John Abruzzo, Madison Canfield, Slone Chandler, Marisa Conklin, Hannah Day, Garret Grausgruber, Evan Haley, Jessica Lamb, Lauren Meszaros, Lyndsey Mroz, Robert Murphy, Saige Perry, Shayna Slocum, Casey Staerker, Jonathan Teribury, Alexandria Warring, Kathryn Woodruff   11th Grade –  Isabella Abruzzo,…

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Marywood University Student to Receive Anne Sceia Klein Award for Professional Promise

Marywood University Student to Receive Anne Sceia Klein Award for Professional Promise  Scranton, PA (November 7, 2016)—Kristen Gabriella Pietryka, Old Forge, Pa., senior advertising and public relations major and business minor at Marywood University, was recently notified that she will receive the Anne Sceia Klein Award for Professional Promise. The Public Relations Society of America (PRSA)…

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