Mar. 05, 2014The University of Scranton campus just got a little bit bigger.
Mar. 04, 2014The University of Scranton’s men’s and women’s basketball teams celebrated important victories on Saturday, Mar. 1, at the Long Center, winning their respective Landmark Conference championships.
Mar. 04, 2014The Rev. G. Donald Pantle, S.J., calls his time at The University of Scranton “a special grace from God.”
Mar. 03, 2014The big countdown is here! Shamrockin’ Eve is NEXT WEEK. As always, a limited number of the coveted Shamrockin' Eve T-Shirts will be available! Register now!
Feb. 25, 2014Area residents are among the 31 University of Scranton education majors who will serve as student teachers during the spring semester at 24 schools in 13 school districts, which are Old Forge, Pittston Area, Abington Heights, Diocese of Scranton, Valley View, Mid Valley, Riverside, Scranton, Forest City, Dunmore, Wayne Highlands, North Pocono and Lakeland.
Feb. 25, 2014Acclaimed jazz drummer, percussionist, and teacher Steve Fidyk, a Wilkes-Barre native, will be joined by Positone Records and Performance Music at The University of Scranton in celebrating the release of his newest recording with a concert on Saturday, March 8, at 7:30 p.m. in the Houlihan McLean Center (corner of Mulberry St. & Jefferson Ave.).
Feb. 25, 2014“Law and Order Special Victims Unit” writer and producer, Jill Abbinanti, engaged in a question and answer session via Skype at The University of Scranton to discuss an episode of the popular show which she wrote that deals with racial issues.
Feb. 24, 2014The University will host the 7th Annual Wellness Day for staff and faculty on Wednesday, March 19, 2014. The daylong event will begin with a keynote address on “Living Well at Any Age” by Dr. Mario Cornacchione, DO. Dr. Cornacchione is a geriatrician, associate professor and a regional education coordinator in the Department of Family, Community & Rural Health at the Commonwealth Medical College.
Feb. 19, 2014The University Players will begin their spring 2014 semester with Joe Masteroff’s musical, She Loves Me, under the direction of Barbara Hartwig, on February 28.
Feb. 19, 2014Author Robin R. Wang, Ph.D., will discuss interpretations of the yinyang and its application in gender dynamics, culinary arts and essential facets of life at The University of Scranton Tuesday, March 4.
Feb. 19, 2014Last year, in preparation for the University’s 125th anniversary, The Weinberg Memorial Library’s Digital Services Department digitized 97 oversized scrapbooks filled with newspaper clippings about the University.
Feb. 18, 2014The University of Scranton will join 150 campuses across the country for a screening of “Inequality for All,” followed by a live webcast with Robert Reich, J.D., former secretary of labor in the Clinton administration, Thursday, Feb. 20.
Feb. 18, 2014Junior guard Justin Klingman scored a career-high 23 points to lead the Royals to their 10th straight win, an 80-71 victory over Catholic University on Saturday in Washington, D.C. With the win, the Royals lock up the number one seed in the upcoming Landmark Conference tournament.
Feb. 11, 2014Performance Music at The University of Scranton will present the Sixth Annual Gene Yevich Memorial Concert on Sunday, Feb. 23, at 7:30 p.m. in the Houlihan-McLean Center.
Feb. 11, 2014Ten graduate students at were named recipients of Frank O’Hara Awards, which recognized students with the highest grade point average at approximately the mid-point of their master’s degree programs in each of Scranton’s graduate programs.
Feb. 11, 2014Area middle school and high school students can test their science, physics, math, art and writing skills at several academic competitions scheduled this spring at The University of Scranton.
Feb. 11, 2014The University recognized newly hired staff members and presented Sursum Corda (Lift Up Your Hearts) Awards to three staff members at its Spring Convocation.