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Marywood University Receives Top Rankings for Its Graduate and Undergraduate Art Therapy Programs Based on Affordability

Marywood University was recently notified that its Graduate Art Therapy program is ranked first for the best art therapy program in the country based upon affordability. Additionally, Marywood’s undergraduate program is ranked 30th for best Undergraduate Art Therapy program in the country. Both the graduate and undergraduate rankings were done by Best Counseling Degrees and…

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Junior and Senior Class Officers – Old Forge

The Old Forge School District Senior and Junior Class Officers for the 2018-19 School Year. Seniors left to right: Anna Kuckla – President, Hayden Jones- Vice President, Abbey Nee and Alyssa Wilcox- Secretary, Tommy Souriyavong- Treasurer Juniors left to right; Cassandra Nocera- President, Nick Nalaschi- Treasurer, Gianna Adomiak- Vice President, Kevin Pepsin- Secretary

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Marywood University Announces Student-Athlete Preview Day

Marywood University’s Athletic Department in partnership with the Office of University Admissions, will hold a Student-Athlete Preview Day on Saturday, October 6, 2018, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The event is designed as an opportunity for prospective student-athletes to experience campus, learn about academic programs, and meet with coaches, admissions counselors, and financial aid…

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Valley View High School News

Five Valley View juniors have been accepted into Tomorrow’s Leaders Today program for the 2018-19 school year:  The seven-month Tomorrow’s Leaders Today program develops the leadership, interpersonal and managerial skills of high school juniors and provides real-world experiences in the areas of philanthropy, non-profit organizations and community service. The opportunities and challenges of northeastern Pennsylvania…

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Marywood University Announces Audition Dates for its Fall Production of Wonder of the World

Marywood University’s music, theatre, and dance department will hold auditions for its fall production of Wonder of the World, by David Lindsay-Abaire on Friday, August 31, 2018, from 6-9 p.m., and Saturday, September 1, 2018, from 1-4 p.m. Those interested in auditioning can schedule an appointment by emailing Charles Gorden, M.F.A., associate professor of theatre…

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Marywood University Students Win International Business Competition

Four Marywood University graduate and undergraduate students were recently notified that they won top awards in X-Culture’s International Business Competition. Every semester, thousands of students and professionals from more than 40 countries take part in the X-Culture competition. For several months, they work together on business projects presented by X-Culture’s corporate partners. Students and professionals…

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Marywood University’s Music, Theatre, and Dance Department Announces Audition Dates

Marywood University’s music, theatre, and dance department recently announced music audition dates for new students.   Saturday, November 17, 2018, voice and keyboard auditions will be held. Friday, December 7, 2018, winds, strings, and percussion auditions will be held. Saturday, January 12, 2019, winds, strings, and percussions auditions will be held. Saturday, January 19, 2019,…

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Marywood University Holds “Filled with Care” Back to School Service Project

Marywood University’s Service Committee is holding its fall service project, “Filled with Care,” with a back-to-school focus. The committee is collecting donations of back-to-school supplies including: backpacks, lunch boxes/bags, notebooks, pencils/pens, and art supplies. All supplies will be donated to the Isaac Tripp Elementary School, Scranton, Pa. Marywood University’s Service Committee previously ran its winter…

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Scranton School District Receives Ready to Learn Block Grant from the Pennsylvania Department of Education for $6 Million Dollars.

The Scranton School District is pleased to announce it has received a $6 million dollar Ready to Learn Grant from the Pennsylvania Department of Education. The grant will support the Scranton School District Strategic Plan. The strategic plan was inspired by and prepared for the students of the Scranton City School District and aligns with…

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