Marywood University undergraduate student Shari Lynn Landy, Scranton, was recently awarded the Creative Writing and Work Award

Super Students Shari Lynn Landy   Marywood University undergraduate student Shari Lynn Landy, Scranton, was recently awarded the Creative Writing and Work Award during the Women In History Month celebration at the university.   Ms. Landy is a senior with an ad hoc major in English, history, and religion.  Ad hoc majors are tailored to…

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The Riverside Runners from Riverside School District presented a check to the Children’s Advocacy Center

The Riverside Runners from Riverside School District  presented a check for over $1300 to the Children’s Advocacy Center. The runners raised money by soliciting donors to sponsor them in the Scranton Half Marathon on Sunday, April 12, 2015. Pictured are: kneeling from left to right are: Brian Malamud, Shannon Malamud, Marian Beck, Kathy Moceyunas. Standing…

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MARYWOOD UNIVERSITY ART GALLERIES

MARYWOOD UNIVERSITY ART GALLERIES   June | July  | August 2015   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:  GRADUATE MFA/MA EXHIBITION through June 5; group…

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Marywood University to Hold Undergraduate Open House

Marywood University to Hold Undergraduate Open House   SCRANTON, PA (April 8, 2015)—Marywood University will hold an undergraduate open house on Saturday, April 18, 2015, for high school students and their parents. The program will begin with registration at 9 a.m. in the Fireplace Lounge, Nazareth Student Center, on the university’s campus. The event will…

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MMI students win Holocaust essay contest

MMI students win Holocaust essay contest   (Freeland, PA – April 8, 2015) – Four MMI Preparatory School students won awards from the 20th Annual Israel T. and Mildred Klapper Memorial Holocaust essay contest. Morgan Long, son of David and Theresa Long, Drums, and Zachary Young, son of Christian and Nicole Young, Freeland, both tied…

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Lackawanna Trail High School announced the Student of Month and Power of the Paws candidates for February

Lackawanna Trail High School Assistant Brian Kearney  announced the Student of Month and Power of the Paws candidates for February. Students receiving nominations for Student of the Month (SOM) were nominated by the faculty for their academic effort, citizenship and school service. Students receiving nominations for Power of the Paws  (POP) were nominated by the…

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MMI student takes part in national snowboarding competition

MMI student takes part in national snowboarding competition   (Freeland, PA – April 7, 2015) – MMI Preparatory School junior Nash Wenner finished 38th in the Junior Men (16-17 year olds) bracket during a competition held Monday, March 30, at the 2015 United States of America Snowboard/Freeski Association (USASA) National Championships in Copper Mountain, Colorado.…

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INCOME TAX DEADLINE – APRIL 15

The United States first introduced income tax in 1861 to help fund the Civil War.  This was deemed as unconstitutional and was repealed in 1872.  Then in 1913, the “Sixteenth Amendment” was added, which cleared the way for the income tax to be reinstated.  April 15th was designated in 1955 as the date for the…

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