West Scranton Student Qualifies for District Band Festival

West Scranton Student Qualifies for District Band Festival West Scranton High School junior Jimmy Greenfield was selected to attend the 2017 PMEA District 9 Band Festival.  The event, sponsored by the Pennsylvania Music Educators Association, features the top student musicians from throughout northeast Pennsylvania. This year’s PMEA District Band Festival was hosted by Valley View…

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Patrick Fricchione, M.D., Will Be Honored at Marywood University’s Fourth Annual Community Leadership Celebration

Marywood University will host its Fourth Annual Community Leadership Celebration on Thursday, May 4, 2017, in the Center for Athletics and Wellness on Marywood’s campus. The event will honor Patrick Fricchione, M.D., with Marywood’s Lead On Award, in recognition of his enthusiastic dedication to his profession and to his community, as well as his selfless,…

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Valley View High School SADD club students attended the Lackawanna/Susquehanna County Office of Drug and Alcohol Programs Youth Conference Day

Valley View High School SADD club students attended the Lackawanna/Susquehanna County Office of Drug and Alcohol Programs Youth Conference Day, “Recognizing Persuasive Tactics of Resisting Peer Pressure and to Promote Effective Decision Making”.   Pictured left to right: Kathleen Cardamone, Valley View High School SADD Advisor, Olivia Blockberger, Jeremy Boyle, Annaliese Daiute, Ava Giombetti, Maura Carter,…

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Valley View School District presents a check to American Cancer Society’s Coaches vs. Cancer

Valley View School District presents a check to American Cancer Society’s  Coaches vs. Cancer in the amount of $6035.00. Pictured left to right: Cheryl Aniska, Valley View High School Health & Physical Education Teacher; Corey Castellani, Valley View Business Manager; Megan Ilnicki, American Cancer Society Community Manager;  Dr. Tom Quinn, Valley View School District Superintendent;…

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Valley View High School Seniors, Hannah and Ronnie Yanoski, will continue their academic and athletic golf career at Millersville University.

Valley View High School Seniors, Hannah and Ronnie Yanoski, will continue their academic and athletic golf career at Millersville University. Pictured sitting left to right: Terri Yanoski, Mother; Ronnie, Hannah, and Ron Yanoski, Father. Standing left to right: Lori Kelley, Valley View High School Guidance; Chris Killiany, Valley View Athletic Director; Jamie Addley, Valley View…

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Marywood University Launches Tutoring Program

Marywood University Launches Tutoring Program   SCRANTON, PA (February 8, 2017)— Students from Marywood University’s Education department are offering their tutoring services, free of charge, to students who are in pre-kindergarten through fifth grades. The tutoring program is a drop-in service (no appointments are necessary) in the McGowan Center for Graduate and Professional Studies, Room…

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Marywood University Faculty Earns National Recognition

Marywood University Faculty Earns National Recognition SCRANTON, PA (February 15, 2017)—Abigail Davis, Dunmore, Pa., MPAS, PA-C, academic director in the Physician Assistant (PA) Program at Marywood University, was recently selected by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA) for earning a Certificate of Added Qualifications (CAQ). Ms. Davis was recognized for earning a…

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Carolyn Bonacci, M.A., Scranton, Pa., Director of Professional Continuing Education, Marywood University

Carolyn Bonacci, M.A., Scranton, Pa., Director of Professional Continuing Education, Marywood University   SCRANTON, PA (February 20, 2017)—Carolyn Bonacci, M.A., was recently appointed as the director of professional continuing education at Marywood University. Ms. Bonacci also serves as an instructor in the philosophy department at the University.   In her position as director of professional continuing…

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Marywood University and Northampton Community College Announce Articulation Agreement for Social Work

Marywood University and Northampton Community College Announce Articulation Agreement for Social Work   SCRANTON, PA (February 13, 2017)—Marywood University and Northampton Community College (NCC) recently signed an articulation agreement for their respective social work programs. Under this agreement, NCC students earning an associate degree in social work can enroll in Marywood University and earn a bachelor…

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