Old Forge School District teacher, constructs an environment in her classroom that allows all her students to see the beauty in writing poetry.

Teaching poetry is a part of every language arts curriculum, and finding inventive ways to show students the art in writing can be a challenge. Ms. Marsico, a high school teacher from the Old Forge School District, constructs an environment in her classroom that allows all her students to see the beauty in writing poetry.…

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West Scranton Organizes Coat Drive for Women and Children in Need   West Scranton SADD club officers Nicole Pazzaglia (president) and Alexandra Kerecman (treasurer) organize coats collected by members of the SADD club.  The coat collection is part of an effort organized by West Scranton High School’s  P.R.I.D.E. program. Following the collection, all coats are…

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MARYWOOD UNIVERSITY ART GALLERIES

MARYWOOD UNIVERSITY ART GALLERIES   FEBRUARY 2016   MAHADY GALLERY | SURACI GALLERY | MASLOW STUDY GALLERY FOR CONTEMPORARY ART Marywood University, Shields Center for Visual Arts, 2300 Adams Ave., 18509-1598 • 570.348.6278, Fax 570.340.6023 Email: gallery@marywood.edu • URL: www.marywood.edu/galleries •   MAHADY GALLERY:  2016 Scholastic Art Awards for Northeastern Pennsylvania, through February 17, 2016. NARRATIVES…

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MMI students selected for district band, orchestra

MMI students selected for district band, orchestra   (Freeland, PA – December 8, 2015) – Two students from MMI Preparatory School have been chosen to perform at the Pennsylvania Music Educators Association (PMEA) District 9 band and orchestra festivals. Sophomore Angelica Alday, daughter of Dr. Senen Alday and Milagros Azcueta-Alday of Mountaintop, will play the…

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Marywood University’s Environmental Health Class Presents Research Papers to Representative Matthew Cartwright

Marywood University’s Environmental Health Class Presents Research Papers to Representative Matthew Cartwright SCRANTON, PA (December 2, 2015)—Marywood University’s environmental health class, taught by Robin P. Ertl, Ph.D., assistant professor of science, instructed students to find an environmental issue they were passionate about, develop a proposed governmental solution to the problem, and then present their proposals…

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The Old Forge High School Honor Society Induction

  The Old Forge High School Honor Society Induction was held on Tuesday December 1st… Aimee Thomas is Honor Society Adviser JUNIORS Sitting- Left to right: Frist row- front Julia Kuckla, Corrine Enderline, Alexis Tayoun, Jennie Thomas, Ethan Mulrooney, Shane Smith, Ben Grochowski, Cameron Read, Gabriella Williams, Alyssa Salerno Second Row: Kaitlyn Kipp, Sarah Hiller,…

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Marywood University’s Women’s Studies Minor Program to Host Guest Presenter

Marywood University’s Women’s Studies Minor Program to Host Guest Presenter SCRANTON, PA (November 30, 2015)-Marywood University’s women’s studies minor program will host guest presenter, Shana A. Russell, of Rutgers University, N.J. Ms. Russell will present her research, “Richard Wright’s Native Daughters: Fictional Domestic Workers and the Theorization of Black Women’s Labor,” on Monday, December 7, 2015,…

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