Seven members of the Lackawanna Trail Chorus will attend the Pennsylvania Music Educators Association (PMEA) Regional Chorus

Seven members of the Lackawanna Trail Chorus will attend the Pennsylvania Music Educators Association (PMEA) Regional Chorus that will be held at  Milton High School, February 26, 27 and 28, 2015. Students qualifying were, front,from left, Seth Williams, Matthew Kinback, Nicholas Pawlukovich, and Bobby Titus; back, Kristen Miller, Cassandra Brown and Alyssa Walker  

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Marywood University’s Department of Nursing Holds First Blessing of the Hands Ceremony

Marywood University’s Department of Nursing Holds First Blessing of the Hands Ceremony   SCRANTON, PA—Marywood University nursing students initiated a new tradition on campus, participating in a Blessing of the Hands ceremony as they prepare for clinical practice. This inaugural ceremony, held in the Marian Chapel, Swartz Center for Spiritual Life, on the University’s campus,…

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MARYWOOD UNIVERSITY WILL HOST BENEFIT CONCERT

Marywood University will host a service trip benefit concert, featuring the “Countless Wonders,” on Friday, January 30, 2015, 7 p.m. at the IHM Center, on the University campus. Admission is $5 general public and $2 with Marywood ID. Proceeds from the concert will benefit the alternative service break program. For more information or to pre-purchase…

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Andrew Gallagher, a senior at Riverside Junior Senior High School, will participate in District Chorus at Tunkhannock Area High School

Andrew Gallagher, a senior at Riverside Junior Senior High School,  will  participate in District Chorus at Tunkhannock Area High School. He finished first during auditions out of a field in excess of 250 students. The chorus is made up of 180+ singers from over 38 schools from 5 counties of NEPA. Andrew will audition to place for…

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Marywood University’s Student Veterans Alliance Awarded Student Veterans of America’s Chapter of the Year for 2014

Marywood University’s Student Veterans Alliance Awarded Student Veterans of America’s Chapter of the Year for 2014 SCRANTON, PA—Marywood University’s Student Veterans Alliance (SVA) was recently awarded Chapter of the Year for 2014 at the Student Veterans of America’s 7th annual national conference, which took place in San Antonio, TX. Twelve hundred chapters were in consideration…

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Rachel’s Challenge a national program developed to create a chain reaction of kindness will take place on Monday, February 2, 2015 at 6:30pm in the Valley View High School Auditorium.

Rachel’s Challenge a national program developed to create a chain reaction of kindness  will take place on Monday, February 2, 2015 at 6:30pm in the Valley View High School Auditorium.   The program is open to the public and free of charge. Rachel’s Challenge is a program developed after the Columbine High School shooting on April 20, 1999.  Rachel…

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Five students from MMI Preparatory School have been chosen to perform at the Pennsylvania Music Educators Association (PMEA) District 9 orchestra and band festivals.

MMI students selected for district orchestra, band   (Freeland, PA – January 14, 2015) – Five students from MMI Preparatory School have been chosen to perform at the Pennsylvania Music Educators Association (PMEA) District 9 orchestra and band festivals. Senior Claire Sheen, daughter of Kwangsup and Chaeyun Sheen, Mountaintop, will play the cello; senior Soprina…

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Old Forge High School students and their teachers participate in The University of Scranton’s Entrepreneurship Day

Old Forge High School students and their teachers were among the 62 participants in The University of Scranton’s Entrepreneurship Day held on campus recently. Students who attended explored topics related to entrepreneurship and participated in activities that helped them explore creativity and innovation at a daylong workshop.   First row from left, Nathan Stancavage, Kaylie…

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