Bishop of Nitra, Slovakia Visits PCPS

Article Image - Bishop of Nitra, Slovakia Visits PCPS Pictured, front row from left: Mrs. Maureen Pesavento, Mrs. Linda Robeson, Monsignor Neil Van Loon, Bishop Judák, Mrs. Grace Dawgert and Dean Debra Pellegrino. Pictured, second row from left: Professor Michael Costello, Dr. Steven Szydlowski, Dr. F. Dennis Dawgert, Dr. Daniel West, Monsignor Stocko and Dr. Jeff Gingerich, provost and senior vice president for academic affairs at The University of Scranton.

The Most Rev. Viliam Judák, Bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Nitra, Slovakia, visited the Panuska College of Professional Studies in March. The visit was coordinated through faculty of the Health Administration & Human Resources Department, which has a long-standing relationship with Trnava University in Slovakia. Faculty, staff and local members of the Order of Malta had the opportunity to speak with the bishop about Slovakia and Scranton at a luncheon hosted by Dean Debra Pellegrino.