Marywood University News http://www.marywood.edu/ Marywood University News Marywood Announces August 2014 Graduates http://marywood.edu/permalink/230542cc-0078-450e-b96d-977dd00feaf4/69545 Marywood congratulates its August 2014 graduates. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 10:52:53 EDT 230542cc-0078-450e-b96d-977dd00feaf4 Architecture Students Provide Farmitecture Services to Indraloka Animal Sanctuary http://marywood.edu/permalink/31509fc0-4267-4cd3-bf7d-1778d93b1ef5/69545 Students from the School of Architecture were challenged to design and build an eco-friendly aviary for a local animal sanctuary as part of a summer "farmitecture" class. Mon, 07 Jul 2014 15:25:43 EDT 31509fc0-4267-4cd3-bf7d-1778d93b1ef5 Communication Center is a Proven Success http://marywood.edu/permalink/42a59a89-3c74-454e-9197-3f0c82806d42/69545 Since 2011, the Scranton Area Augmentative-Alternative Communication Center has served individuals with severe communication deficits and provided training to students in the Communication Sciences and Disorders Department. Wed, 25 Jun 2014 14:24:38 EDT 42a59a89-3c74-454e-9197-3f0c82806d42 Distinguished Professor Receives Third Fulbright Scholarship http://marywood.edu/permalink/fddf9246-e02e-48b5-bd5a-b75bb1a8ffbf/69545 Administrative studies professor Alexander Dawoody, Ph.D., has received a third Fulbright Scholarship, which will take him to Kazakhstan in 2015. Sat, 14 Jun 2014 20:20:01 EDT fddf9246-e02e-48b5-bd5a-b75bb1a8ffbf Spring 2014 Dean's List Announced http://marywood.edu/permalink/1cf5b330-71fc-4f5a-849a-84d6e422df80/69545 Marywood announced the spring 2014 dean’s list from the Reap College of Education and Human Development, the Insalaco College of Creative and Performing Arts, the College of Health and Human Services, the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, and the School of Architecture. Thu, 05 Jun 2014 15:50:12 EDT 1cf5b330-71fc-4f5a-849a-84d6e422df80 January 2014 Graduates http://marywood.edu/permalink/158025e3-ed52-4ae0-a5b2-82697262e0ea/69545 Marywood University is proud to announce the January 2014 graduates from the Reap College of Education and Human Development, the Insalaco College of Creative and Performing Arts, the College of Health and Human Services, the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, and the School of Architecture. Mon, 19 May 2014 12:23:47 EDT 158025e3-ed52-4ae0-a5b2-82697262e0ea Spring 2014 Graduates http://marywood.edu/permalink/ff780fca-5263-480b-bf38-a3e2369f13fd/69545 Marywood University is proud to announce the Spring 2014 graduates from Reap College of Education and Human Development, Insalaco College of Creative and Performing Arts, College of Health and Human Services, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, and School of Architecture. Mon, 19 May 2014 12:24:52 EDT ff780fca-5263-480b-bf38-a3e2369f13fd New School of Business and Global Innovation Announced http://marywood.edu/permalink/38a296e4-28ec-40b8-8c98-94e9c1818d77/69545 President Sr. Anne Munley recently christened the new School of Business and Global Innovation, which will provide a home for Marywood's undergraduate and graduate business programs. Fri, 15 Aug 2014 14:52:52 EDT 38a296e4-28ec-40b8-8c98-94e9c1818d77 Business Students Win Business Plan Competition http://marywood.edu/permalink/5a742c66-49cf-45ee-b29c-4084a0dc0593/69545 Several students from the School of Business and Global Innovation won awards at this year's TecBridge Business Plan Competition. Thu, 29 May 2014 12:29:30 EDT 5a742c66-49cf-45ee-b29c-4084a0dc0593 Architecture Students Assist in Revitalizing South Scranton http://marywood.edu/permalink/6d926a29-52b4-4fc5-b00d-c5a9bd1660de/69545 The first graduating class of fifth-year Bachelor of Architecture students will present their final projects in an exhibition opening May 16. Their projects examine ways that Scranton's Cedar Avenue corridor could be revitalized. Thu, 15 May 2014 12:28:01 EDT 6d926a29-52b4-4fc5-b00d-c5a9bd1660de Marywood Receives Award from United Way http://marywood.edu/permalink/18dda355-a38e-4dd1-93e7-9337f0b2b0b6/69545 Marywood has received the Spirit of Caring Chairman's Award from the United Way of Lackawanna and Wayne Counties, the organization's highest honor. Thu, 08 May 2014 10:33:57 EDT 18dda355-a38e-4dd1-93e7-9337f0b2b0b6 Student Rebecca Schwalb Wins Fulbright Scholarship http://marywood.edu/permalink/7434f064-ddb2-4441-b6e4-53ccb3c85912/69545 Student Rebecca Schwalb has been awarded a Fulbright scholarship. After graduating in May, she will travel to South Korea, where she will teach English to foreign students. Fri, 02 May 2014 11:56:07 EDT 7434f064-ddb2-4441-b6e4-53ccb3c85912 Student-Run Newspaper Wins National Awards http://marywood.edu/permalink/af953aa7-e49d-49d1-afac-a53eb69b9e6e/69545 Marywood's student-run newspaper, <em>The Wood Word</em>, has earned a dozen awards from the Society for Collegiate Journalists. Several staff members have also been honored for excellence in writing and design. Thu, 24 Apr 2014 10:01:11 EDT af953aa7-e49d-49d1-afac-a53eb69b9e6e Inaugural Community Leadership Celebration to Honor Jack Tighe http://marywood.edu/permalink/12a586cb-e9ab-41c3-8498-59cb34c74a57/69545 Marywood's inaugural Community Leadership Celebration, which will be held on April 24, will honor John T. Tighe III, CEO of TMG Health. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 09:48:45 EDT 12a586cb-e9ab-41c3-8498-59cb34c74a57 Graphic Design Students Win Addy Awards http://marywood.edu/permalink/8e1fe4ae-093b-4d93-8a08-6a194535e38a/69545 Three graphic design students received Addy Awards from the American Advertising Federation in this year's competition. Thu, 10 Apr 2014 14:51:57 EDT 8e1fe4ae-093b-4d93-8a08-6a194535e38a Business Professor Writes Book on Co-Creation http://marywood.edu/permalink/2312ee5e-fdd7-4d0c-adff-d4b39c170fba/69545 Business professor Kerimcan Ozcan, Ph.D., has co-authored a book on co-creation with a colleague from the University of Michigan-Ann Arbor. Wed, 09 Apr 2014 11:21:24 EDT 2312ee5e-fdd7-4d0c-adff-d4b39c170fba Relgious Studies Professor Directs Retreat for Youth Ministers http://marywood.edu/permalink/59765be6-1795-45fa-8faf-e5afa558711b/69545 Tamara Amosson, a religious studies professor, will direct a retreat for youth ministers for the Catholic Diocese of Fort Worth. Mon, 07 Apr 2014 14:48:06 EDT 59765be6-1795-45fa-8faf-e5afa558711b Celebrating Diversity with Food, Dance, and Song http://marywood.edu/permalink/229342a5-5f0a-4674-9063-fb1034a56c44/69545 The Marywood community will celebrate cultural diversity and the spring season on Friday, March 21, which coincides with the Kurdish New Year (Newroz). Fri, 21 Mar 2014 09:30:11 EDT 229342a5-5f0a-4674-9063-fb1034a56c44 Marywood Presents A Little Night Music http://marywood.edu/permalink/c2f2a010-8abc-483c-ab5f-822e0430a673/69545 The Music, Theatre, and Dance Department will present the musical "A Little Night Music" on March 21 and 22, at 7:30 p.m., in the Sette LaVerghetta Center for the Performing Arts. Mon, 17 Mar 2014 09:07:50 EDT c2f2a010-8abc-483c-ab5f-822e0430a673 Marywood to Host Creativity Conference http://marywood.edu/permalink/4b246922-3342-45d0-aef0-aed2aa0b7a94/69545 The 3rd annual "Stretch: The Creativity Conference" will take place Friday, March 28, in the Nazareth Student Center. Registration is required. Wed, 12 Mar 2014 09:15:50 EDT 4b246922-3342-45d0-aef0-aed2aa0b7a94 Student Will Present Research at Capitol Hill Event http://marywood.edu/permalink/69cdedb5-a45d-4084-ab57-c7b9076684c7/69545 Student Kasey Lee Lynn will present her research on Eva Perón and Hillary Rodham Clinton at the Council of Undergraduate Research's "Posters on the Hill" event in Washington, D.C. Tue, 11 Mar 2014 10:41:22 EDT 69cdedb5-a45d-4084-ab57-c7b9076684c7 Marywood Celebrates National Catholic Sisters Week http://marywood.edu/permalink/ebcb787c-956c-4ad8-bbfb-b65afc08a67a/69545 In recognition of National Catholic Sisters Week, we celebrate the Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary (IHM) who founded Marywood University and have been leaders in education for almost 100 years. Fri, 14 Mar 2014 16:24:10 EDT ebcb787c-956c-4ad8-bbfb-b65afc08a67a Marywood Celebrates Spiritual Heritage and Cultural Life through Music http://marywood.edu/permalink/bd3927c2-b408-4701-b044-1eb9325f3d6f/69545 The Music, Theatre, and Dance Department has released an album of spiritual music by professor and violinist Sophie Till and renowned pianist Ron Stabinsky. Tue, 25 Feb 2014 16:30:50 EST bd3927c2-b408-4701-b044-1eb9325f3d6f Dr. Dawoody Awarded Two Fulbright Scholarships http://marywood.edu/permalink/0d953e45-223b-4736-b6ac-b085974caf26/69545 Administrative studies professor Alexander Dawoody, Ph.D., has received not one but two Fulbright awards, which have taken him to Azerbaijan and Honduras. Mon, 24 Feb 2014 10:23:43 EST 0d953e45-223b-4736-b6ac-b085974caf26 Social Sciences Department to Host Film Series about Social Change http://marywood.edu/permalink/505e6ded-9a7b-4c5b-baa8-4cea291305ac/69545 The Social Science Department's Social Change Film Series celebrates the power of people to make positive and lasting change in the world. Mon, 10 Mar 2014 17:19:32 EDT 505e6ded-9a7b-4c5b-baa8-4cea291305ac Marywood Vice President Receives National Award from NASPA http://marywood.edu/permalink/014ab19a-ffb5-4029-a6d9-7c93e6c16392/69545 Raymond P. Heath, Ph.D., Vice President for Student Life, has received the highest national honor granted by Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education (NASPA). Tue, 11 Feb 2014 10:02:56 EST 014ab19a-ffb5-4029-a6d9-7c93e6c16392 Marywood Will Host Eating Disorder Screening Day http://marywood.edu/permalink/151b9d4d-9389-4627-bbad-099edd74d43a/69545 As a part of National Eating Disorders Awareness Week, the Psychological Services Center will provide free, confidential eating disorder screenings on February 27. Wed, 29 Jan 2014 09:25:39 EST 151b9d4d-9389-4627-bbad-099edd74d43a Psychological Services Center to Hold Free Anxiety Screenings http://marywood.edu/permalink/e1f9a671-76b7-47d4-9c61-01a98a688632/69545 Marywood's Psychological Services Center will provide free, confidential anxiety screenings on Thursday, February 6. Screenings will include an educational presentation, written self-assessment, and meeting with a mental health counselor. Mon, 24 Feb 2014 10:22:45 EST e1f9a671-76b7-47d4-9c61-01a98a688632 Marywood Announces Fall 2013 Dean's List http://marywood.edu/permalink/e2eaa7b3-e5cf-413f-98a0-930de15f8eb0/69545 Marywood announced the fall 2013 dean’s list from the Reap College of Education and Human Development, the Insalaco College of Creative and Performing Arts, the College of Health and Human Services, the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, and the School of Architecture. Mon, 24 Feb 2014 10:23:14 EST e2eaa7b3-e5cf-413f-98a0-930de15f8eb0 Diana D'Achille '14 http://marywood.edu/permalink/b40c2970-fd7f-4379-a07a-13a22a974c02/69545 Senior Diana D'Achille is a star cross country runner and aspiring graphic designer who loves setting goals and reaching them. Mon, 24 Feb 2014 10:23:00 EST b40c2970-fd7f-4379-a07a-13a22a974c02 Daniel Hull '16 http://marywood.edu/permalink/83a07169-38fb-46de-b774-e0e1e463e95b/69545 As a business management major and athlete, Daniel Hull has learned the value of teamwork both in the classroom and on the field. Thu, 14 Nov 2013 12:20:35 EST 83a07169-38fb-46de-b774-e0e1e463e95b Marywood Celebrates Veteran’s Day with Field of Flags http://marywood.edu/permalink/51b617bb-af79-4cad-be89-d13757843e82/69545 The Marywood community will commemorate Veterans Day with a field of flags in the Memorial Commons. Fri, 08 Nov 2013 09:34:56 EST 51b617bb-af79-4cad-be89-d13757843e82 Marywood Promotes Reading through Biannual Book Swap http://marywood.edu/permalink/dcf1b5d2-94bf-4e25-a34b-3cdcef741980/69545 Marywood's biannual book swap, a thirteen-year tradition, continues to thrive despite the popularity of digital reading devices like the Nook and Kindle. Mon, 30 Sep 2013 10:03:46 EDT dcf1b5d2-94bf-4e25-a34b-3cdcef741980 New Traditions at Orientation Carry School Spirit into Fall http://marywood.edu/permalink/cfcff763-c0f1-4153-ba01-38292ec40cbd/69545 Orientation Weekend brought more than 1,000 students and family members to campus. The spirit of that weekend carried over into the beginning of the fall semester. Fri, 06 Sep 2013 11:02:59 EDT cfcff763-c0f1-4153-ba01-38292ec40cbd Marywood Increases Yellow Ribbon Program Contribution http://marywood.edu/permalink/5c9ba7f7-bc3c-4be6-ad60-0905e6fe8a9a/69545 Marywood plans to increase its annual contribution to the Yellow Ribbon Program next year, in order to expand educational opportunities to student veterans. Sat, 07 Sep 2013 10:20:00 EDT 5c9ba7f7-bc3c-4be6-ad60-0905e6fe8a9a Marywood Alumni Reunite during Reunion Weekend http://marywood.edu/permalink/fd690406-668d-462c-a2a1-aef0f914815b/69545 Despite a power outage, this year's Reunion Weekend was an opportunity for more than 400 alumni to meet and mingle, reconnect, and re-engage. Mon, 22 Jul 2013 10:12:31 EDT fd690406-668d-462c-a2a1-aef0f914815b Marywood Expands MSW Program to the Poconos http://marywood.edu/permalink/9fa159b7-e44d-41ef-97e5-d15d0a0034ba/69545 In a collaborative agreement, Marywood University will offer its Master of Social Work degree on the campus of East Stroudsburg University. Wed, 09 Apr 2014 14:58:42 EDT 9fa159b7-e44d-41ef-97e5-d15d0a0034ba Marywood Announces Spring 2013 Dean's List http://marywood.edu/permalink/6cb6fe8a-7948-41b2-8d61-02d4a65de67b/69545 Marywood announced the spring 2013 dean’s list from the Reap College of Education and Human Development, the Insalaco College of Creative and Performing Arts, the College of Health and Human Services, the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, and the School of Architecture. Fri, 27 Sep 2013 14:06:27 EDT 6cb6fe8a-7948-41b2-8d61-02d4a65de67b 31 Students Graduate from Marywood’s GED Program http://marywood.edu/permalink/f3851357-13e6-4afc-8741-dc1d8f55517f/69545 Thirty-one students will earn their high school equivalency through Marywood's GED program this year. They will join the more than 3,000 students who have graduated from the program in the past 25 years. Wed, 12 Jun 2013 14:40:47 EDT f3851357-13e6-4afc-8741-dc1d8f55517f Marywood Student Lindsey Schroth Earns Spot at Fulbright Summer Institute http://marywood.edu/permalink/aad099e4-877b-4d52-8b9a-9b373aaf7109/69545 Student Lindsey Schroth has earned a placement at a Fulbright Summer Institute in the U.K. She will spend six weeks studying at universities in Wales. Tue, 04 Jun 2013 11:30:00 EDT aad099e4-877b-4d52-8b9a-9b373aaf7109 850 Degrees Awarded at 2013 Commencement http://marywood.edu/permalink/98296eb4-23e6-4cad-a93a-5f259755bd1e/69545 Marywood University awarded over 850 degrees at its Commencement on May 12, 2013. Fri, 17 May 2013 06:20:01 EDT 98296eb4-23e6-4cad-a93a-5f259755bd1e Marywood Celebrates 95th Annual Commencement http://marywood.edu/permalink/04150e2a-6118-49fe-b58b-bad2532bf08c/69545 Marywood's 95th annual commencement took place Sunday, May 12, 2013 at Mohegan Sun Arena in Wilkes-Barre. We collected some of the heartfelt messages, photos, and congratulations that were shared by students, their families, and friends that day. Wed, 15 May 2013 23:20:01 EDT 04150e2a-6118-49fe-b58b-bad2532bf08c Second Annual Higher Education and Mental Health Symposium to be Held at Marywood http://marywood.edu/permalink/9a07031e-e5ce-4469-9366-d1015788fb6e/69545 A symposium titled "Beyond G.I. Joe: The Contemporary College Student Veteran" will take place May 3-4, in the Nazareth Student Center. The two-day event will cover topics relevant to higher education and mental health professionals. Mon, 29 Apr 2013 09:30:01 EDT 9a07031e-e5ce-4469-9366-d1015788fb6e Rebecca Davis to Speak at Annual Fulbright Lecture http://marywood.edu/permalink/9bf89f54-13a7-4e00-ae63-ec68897e1c30/69545 Rebecca Davis, founder of the Rebecca Davis Dance Company, will deliver the keynote address at Marywood's 4th Annual Fulbright Lecture on April 19. Wed, 17 Apr 2013 09:30:00 EDT 9bf89f54-13a7-4e00-ae63-ec68897e1c30 Marywood to Host Sexual Assault Awareness Program http://marywood.edu/permalink/15b093e3-f372-4c56-bfd9-f03d12c40f53/69545 Marywood will host a sexual assault awareness event on April 17 in the Nazareth Student Center. Mon, 22 Apr 2013 12:10:00 EDT 15b093e3-f372-4c56-bfd9-f03d12c40f53 Dance Team to Hold 14th Annual Spring Show http://marywood.edu/permalink/14de7c4e-5d14-461d-89f9-94c58d25cca5/69545 Marywood's dance team will hold its 14th annual spring show on April 12. The performance is free and open to the public. Wed, 17 Apr 2013 14:40:00 EDT 14de7c4e-5d14-461d-89f9-94c58d25cca5 Marywood Aviators Club to Host Annual Aviation Day http://marywood.edu/permalink/b3848bd4-6ca2-4088-8483-7176167f2d4c/69545 The Aviators Club will host its 8th Annual Aviation Day on Saturday, April 13, at the Wilkes-Barre Scranton International Airport. The event is free and open to the public. Wed, 10 Apr 2013 14:30:00 EDT b3848bd4-6ca2-4088-8483-7176167f2d4c "Tails for Troops" Fundraiser to Benefit Veterans http://marywood.edu/permalink/34d59f31-40d2-4467-a45a-f24c6e00c2c5/69545 Marywood's "Tails for Troops" fundraiser at Abington Dog Park on April 7 will benefit Paws and Stripes, which trains service dogs for wounded veterans. Fri, 05 Apr 2013 11:10:01 EDT 34d59f31-40d2-4467-a45a-f24c6e00c2c5 Marywood Will Host Eating Disorder Screening Day http://marywood.edu/permalink/13a9b549-e91e-46ea-ad5d-dfddc6ec8e57/69545 On April 4, Marywood's Psychological Services Center will provide free, confidential eating disorder screenings. Sun, 07 Apr 2013 18:50:01 EDT 13a9b549-e91e-46ea-ad5d-dfddc6ec8e57 "Riding in Cars with Boys" Author Beverly Donofrio to Visit Marywood http://marywood.edu/permalink/c9db74d2-f301-462e-af30-22005a8d4b46/69545 Beverly Donofrio, author of <em>Riding in Cars with Boys</i>, will speak on April 4 in the Nazareth Student Center. The lecture is free and open to the public. Tue, 02 Apr 2013 11:30:00 EDT c9db74d2-f301-462e-af30-22005a8d4b46 Book Swap Thrives at Marywood after 13 Years http://marywood.edu/permalink/e2112e2e-51f6-445b-bbfa-a0489447bf58/69545 The bi-annual book swap, a Marywood tradition, will be held Tuesday, March 26, in the Nazareth Student Center. Thu, 28 Mar 2013 09:48:47 EDT e2112e2e-51f6-445b-bbfa-a0489447bf58 Music Professor Heads State Concert Band Festival http://marywood.edu/permalink/aafb9632-7e7a-4ce4-8bf4-07dcf00d6904/69545 Professor David Romines served as the lead evaluator for the Colorado Bandmasters Association State Concert Band Festival. Sun, 12 May 2013 04:20:01 EDT aafb9632-7e7a-4ce4-8bf4-07dcf00d6904 Marywood Celebrates Women's History Month http://marywood.edu/permalink/cda69765-3bfa-4965-ba34-f543a5fc0182/69545 In celebration of Women's History Month, Marywood is presenting a two-part program that focuses on topics related to the history of women in the United States. Mon, 25 Mar 2013 13:47:37 EDT cda69765-3bfa-4965-ba34-f543a5fc0182 Students, Staff Win ADDY Awards http://marywood.edu/permalink/2ac7979c-9ac0-4b3d-8e30-afc7a780cc92/69545 Art students and a staff member took home gold and silver awards at this year's Northeast Pennsylvania ADDY Awards, sponsored by the American Advertising Federation. Wed, 20 Mar 2013 10:30:00 EDT 2ac7979c-9ac0-4b3d-8e30-afc7a780cc92 Charity Basketball Game to Benefit St. Joseph’s Center http://marywood.edu/permalink/57c87cf8-27c7-4287-9248-9e961f019d79/69545 Marywood will host its annual charity wheelchair basketball game on Saturday, March 23. Proceeds will benefit St. Joseph's Center. Mon, 18 Mar 2013 13:10:01 EDT 57c87cf8-27c7-4287-9248-9e961f019d79 Marywood Recognized for Commitment to Service http://marywood.edu/permalink/b0988a17-d7cf-411d-9027-e97c63760503/69545 For the fifth straight year, Marywood has been named to the President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll. Mon, 08 Apr 2013 10:52:04 EDT b0988a17-d7cf-411d-9027-e97c63760503 Muslim Playwright and Author Wajahat Ali Comes to Marywood http://marywood.edu/permalink/008a0b79-154a-4ad5-86d9-df4a2ef96564/69545 Marywood will host prominent Muslim playwright, essayist, and humorist Wajahat Ali for a lecture on March 26 in the Nazareth Student Center. Tue, 26 Mar 2013 16:40:00 EDT 008a0b79-154a-4ad5-86d9-df4a2ef96564 Marywood to Host Conference on Ethical Leadership and Corporate Social Responsibility http://marywood.edu/permalink/9cca4c90-869e-4e42-8e27-1152970f8b9d/69545 Marywood's 11th Annual Forum and Conference on Ethical Leadership and Corporate Social Responsibility, which is free and open to the public, will take place March 18 in the Nazareth Student Center. Mon, 11 Mar 2013 10:46:43 EDT 9cca4c90-869e-4e42-8e27-1152970f8b9d History Students Document Scranton’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade http://marywood.edu/permalink/9ab5693a-3309-4319-abf0-af4288c4ada5/69545 Students in Alisha Hoffman's "Digital Techniques for Public History" class are interviewing locals about one of Scranton's most treasured traditions: the annual St. Patrick's Day parade. Mon, 11 Mar 2013 09:00:00 EDT 9ab5693a-3309-4319-abf0-af4288c4ada5 Marywood to Host Creativity Conference http://marywood.edu/permalink/ccb02a75-4828-4ef5-9828-2bab331221a5/69545 The second annual "Stretch: The Creativity Conference" will take place March 15 in the Nazareth Student Center. The event will feature artists Craig Welsh, Mark Schulz, and John Kascht. Tue, 05 Mar 2013 10:38:24 EST ccb02a75-4828-4ef5-9828-2bab331221a5 U.S. Airways Pilot and Professor Weighs in on Airline Merger http://marywood.edu/permalink/c6fb69fd-46b7-4a94-a089-0d877c55b920/69545 Marywood professor and airline pilot Capt. Joe McDonald comments on the merger of American Airlines and U.S. Airways. Tue, 11 Mar 2014 10:28:48 EDT c6fb69fd-46b7-4a94-a089-0d877c55b920 Marywood Professor to Give Free Seminar on Eating Disorders http://marywood.edu/permalink/b732b7d3-8a08-43ea-b8fc-ce35488ab20f/69545 Psychology and counseling professor Tracie Pasold will discuss eating disorders during a lecture on February 27, at 7 p.m. in the Nazareth Student Center. Mon, 25 Feb 2013 15:50:00 EST b732b7d3-8a08-43ea-b8fc-ce35488ab20f The Light is On For You http://marywood.edu/permalink/36e4e0f8-3224-4601-a805-6321d33936a4/69545 There will be a communal celebration of the Sacrament of Reconciliation on Monday, March 18, at 8:30 p.m. in the Marian Chapel. Fr. Elston and visiting priests will be available for confessions until 9:30 or later as necessary. In addition, you can see a priest for confession any Monday during Lent in any Catholic parish in the Diocese of Scranton between 5:30-7:00 p.m. (February 25, March 4, 11, 28, 25) For more information: www.dioceseofscranton.org Wed, 20 Feb 2013 14:47:16 EST 36e4e0f8-3224-4601-a805-6321d33936a4 Collecting Easter Baskets for local kids!! http://marywood.edu/permalink/1617be56-4cf2-46b2-bb5c-a965ff1f4cd4/69545 You can pick up a tag from an Easter Basket at one of the following locations: Campus Ministry, Swartz Center; Fireplace Lounge, Nazareth Hall; Atrium, McGowan Center; Center for Healthy Families; Music, Theatre and Dance Dept.; outside First Stop Cafe, Regina Hall. and bring a filled basket to Campus Ministry, Swartz Center by March 20. All Easter Baskets will be given to Friends of the Poor and United Neighborhood Association. For more information, contact Mary Roche, mroche@marywood.edu, 570-961-4723 Wed, 20 Feb 2013 15:41:55 EST 1617be56-4cf2-46b2-bb5c-a965ff1f4cd4 Student Ilze Spilde Named Fulbright Finalist http://marywood.edu/permalink/69513838-f064-411a-9483-8878a22c6e54/69545 Student Ilze Spilde has been named a Fulbright finalist. If she is awarded a Fulbright grant, she will spend a year teaching English in Latvia. Tue, 19 Mar 2013 15:00:00 EDT 69513838-f064-411a-9483-8878a22c6e54 Attention Juniors - Leadership and Service Award http://marywood.edu/permalink/cf60f416-3fe0-469d-b9f0-11732a2168a1/69545 Juniors are invited to apply for the St. Catherine Medal awarded for excellence in scholarship, leadership, and service. Have you served as a leader in service to Marywood University and the community during your freshman, sophomore and junior years? If so, then apply for Kappa Gamma Pi Honor Society's St. Catherine Medal. Each year, the medal is awarded to one junior who has outstanding service and has made the Dean's List at least once. For application, http://www.marywood.edu/campmin/resources/. Completed applications are due by February 22 to Campus Ministry (Swartz Center) or can be emailed to Ann O'Brien, aobrien@marywood.edu. If you have any questions, call Ann at 570-961-4723. Fri, 15 Feb 2013 13:58:12 EST cf60f416-3fe0-469d-b9f0-11732a2168a1 Lenten Prayer Opportunities http://marywood.edu/permalink/19ad4b59-378b-46b7-9e60-6958040e7b82/69545 Beginning the week of February 17: · Mondays: Morning Prayer, Marian Chapel, 8:15-8:30 a.m. · Wednesdays: Mid-day Prayer, Marian Chapel, 12:05-12:20 p.m.; Bible Study, Campus Ministry 8:30 p.m.; Eucharistic Adoration, Marian Chapel, 9:30 p.m. · Thursdays: Interfaith Conversations, Main Dining Room: Share a simple meal and conversation about our diverse faith traditions with your friends, classmates and colleagues. Questions for reflection will be available on the tables in the Dining Room. This Thursday’s conversation focuses on the tradition of fasting. · Fridays: Morning Prayer, Reflection Room, LAC 219, 8:15-8:30 a.m. All are welcome! Mon, 04 Nov 2013 10:10:44 EST 19ad4b59-378b-46b7-9e60-6958040e7b82 Service Opportunity: Ronald McDonald House - http://marywood.edu/permalink/5db7596f-8dcd-4340-bae1-d3fa1b0fe8a2/69545 Volunteer at Ronald McDonald House, Friday, Feb. 22, 2 - 4:30 p.m. Transportation is provided. We will be preparing a meal for the families staying in the house, and also be helping with cleaning and other chores around the house. Contact Val Huges, vhughes@m.marywood.edu or Paige Morrison, pmorrison@m.marywood.edu for more information. Tue, 12 Feb 2013 16:31:17 EST 5db7596f-8dcd-4340-bae1-d3fa1b0fe8a2 What You Give Up For Lent Can Change Lives http://marywood.edu/permalink/6ef8eadb-83a3-4bcb-bddf-3120befe9cf4/69545 Marywood will participate in the RICE BOWL experience again this year. Please put your extra change in one of the Rice Bowls that will be distributed around campus to help more than 100 million of our most vulnerable brothers and sisters around the world. If you would like to have your own Rice Bowl, they will be available at the entrance to the Main Dining Room and in Campus Ministry. To have one delivered to your office, please contact Campus Ministry. All Rice Bowls will be collected during the weekend of Palm Sunday (March 24) and all donations will be sent to Catholic Relief Services to fight hunger and poverty around the world. Thank you for helping our most vulnerable brothers and sisters during this Lenten season. http://www.crsricebowl.org/ Tue, 19 Feb 2013 11:14:48 EST 6ef8eadb-83a3-4bcb-bddf-3120befe9cf4 Lenten Penance Service, Monday, March 18, 8:30 p.m., Marian Chapel http://marywood.edu/permalink/2799fa19-2571-4590-ac6e-38c2a5f5cff9/69545 Lenten Penance Service, Monday, March 18, 8:30 p.m., Marian Chapel Tue, 05 Feb 2013 14:24:02 EST 2799fa19-2571-4590-ac6e-38c2a5f5cff9 Ash Wednesday, February 13, 2013 http://marywood.edu/permalink/d2a10a20-9084-4234-b06e-587b7ddaee82/69545 Ash Wednesday - February 13, 2013 - 8:30 a.m. Liturgy of the Word with Distribution of Ashes, Latour Room, Nazareth Hall; 12:05 p.m. Mass with Distribution of Ashes, Marian Chapel; 4:45 p.m. Liturgy of the Word with Distribution of Ashes, Marian Chapel; 5:00 p.m. Liturgy of the Word with Distribution of Ashes, McGowan Center; 9:30 p.m. Night Prayer, Distribution of Ashes, and Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament; Rice Bowl begins Tue, 12 Feb 2013 11:41:59 EST d2a10a20-9084-4234-b06e-587b7ddaee82 Marywood to Host Free Performance of Miss Julie http://marywood.edu/permalink/934546c3-b9cc-4c3e-b83d-4e9c2fba1585/69545 The Music, Theatre, and Dance Department will present "Miss Julie" February 8-10 in the Sette LaVerghetta Center for Performing Arts. Admission is free and open to the public. Fri, 08 Feb 2013 12:46:52 EST 934546c3-b9cc-4c3e-b83d-4e9c2fba1585 Autism Speaks U Club to Host Basketball Games http://marywood.edu/permalink/0f06be04-9065-4242-9354-19a99a770aae/69545 Marywood's Autism Speaks U club will raise money for autism awareness activities at the women's and men's basketball games on Wednesday, February 6. Mon, 04 Feb 2013 13:10:00 EST 0f06be04-9065-4242-9354-19a99a770aae PA Program Professor Wins Prestigious Award http://marywood.edu/permalink/65f6eb82-05db-45be-a6e0-bfb520c754a0/69545 Professor Lori Swanchak has received national recognition for her research and writing in the field of physician assistant education. Mon, 18 Feb 2013 16:00:00 EST 65f6eb82-05db-45be-a6e0-bfb520c754a0 2013 Super Bowl Ads will Feature Animals and Digital Interaction http://marywood.edu/permalink/f9322747-9643-4014-9431-b5484344d99a/69545 Advertisers will pay $3.7 million for Super Bowl ads in 2013. Many of these commercials, according to two business professors at Marywood, will focus on animals and social media. Fri, 01 Feb 2013 20:30:00 EST f9322747-9643-4014-9431-b5484344d99a Have Marketing Skills? Volunteer with the Jewish Community Center of Scranton http://marywood.edu/permalink/e963f473-4953-451c-9067-0e1cb4c2f82f/69545 Looking for college students that are willing to volunteer some time in assisting the JCC with various marketing strategies including social media, publicity materials, targeted marketing and more. If interested, please contact Dan Cardonick, Executive Director at danc@scrantonjcc.org or 570-346-6595x119. Fri, 01 Feb 2013 10:38:16 EST e963f473-4953-451c-9067-0e1cb4c2f82f 5 Ways to Lose Weight by Cutting Calories http://marywood.edu/permalink/99d59d80-2743-446c-82a4-00ac939cc91f/69545 The best way to lose weight after the holidays is to reduce calories and eat healthy, according to Marywood University professor Jessica Bachman. Sun, 24 Feb 2013 13:40:00 EST 99d59d80-2743-446c-82a4-00ac939cc91f SUPERBOWL SUNDAY, February 3 http://marywood.edu/permalink/059ab739-9880-4fff-b1a4-6854561309e4/69545 On Sunday, February 3, Mass will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. only in the Marian Chapel. There will be no 7:30 p.m. Mass. Please plan to attend the 10:30 a.m. Mass, and, in celebration of Superbowl Sunday, wear the colors of your favorite team! Tue, 22 Jan 2013 16:22:08 EST 059ab739-9880-4fff-b1a4-6854561309e4 Marywood Awards 150 Degrees at January Commencement http://marywood.edu/permalink/2523b9b8-32b7-4d7a-9abc-543c85e101cd/69545 Marywood awarded 150 degrees at its January commencement to graduates from all four colleges. Thu, 24 Jan 2013 14:03:10 EST 2523b9b8-32b7-4d7a-9abc-543c85e101cd Street Team Uses Social Media to Connect with Students http://marywood.edu/permalink/7bb46f65-b87b-4361-9045-9e8385a9c26e/69545 Three students are using social media to document their college experiences as members of Marywood's recently formed Street Team. Tue, 15 Jan 2013 11:20:00 EST 7bb46f65-b87b-4361-9045-9e8385a9c26e Accepting Items for Flea Market http://marywood.edu/permalink/378e8302-f78a-4b01-a008-e3b85c65b32b/69545 We are now accepting items for the Spring Flea Market, Friday, March 22, 2013, Latour Room, Nazareth Hall. Please remember us when you are doing your Spring cleaning. You can drop off items at the Campus Ministry Office, Swartz Center for Spiritual Life. All proceeds benefit Campus Ministry Service Trips. Fri, 11 Jan 2013 15:15:30 EST 378e8302-f78a-4b01-a008-e3b85c65b32b Scranton March for Life - Tuesday, January 22 http://marywood.edu/permalink/4aef0e29-5931-493f-81cb-1f8284390709/69545 Scranton March for Life - Tuesday, January 22nd Beginning with 12:10 Mass at St. Peter's Cathedral followed by a march to the Lackawanna County Courthouse. Contact Ann O'Brien to sign up aobrien@marywood.edu Fri, 11 Jan 2013 14:20:29 EST 4aef0e29-5931-493f-81cb-1f8284390709 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Opportunities - Monday, January 21 http://marywood.edu/permalink/42bced1d-3bc2-4e28-8b50-f015eaf3b5ec/69545 On Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Monday, January 21, honor the legacy of Dr. King through service! There are two opportunities available: - Youth Service Day: Assist 110 children from the community in learning about Dr. King and creating cards and crafts for local seniors and snack bags for homeless people. Latour Room, NAZ, 9:30am to 11:30am. Contact Valerie Hughes by Jan 16 to sign up vhughes@m.marywood.edu - Make Scranton Smile: Make inspirational signs and hold them in downtown Scranton to brighten someone's day! 7:30-9:00am. Contact Lauren Olsen to sign up by Jan16 lolsen@m.marywood.edu. Fri, 11 Jan 2013 14:19:28 EST 42bced1d-3bc2-4e28-8b50-f015eaf3b5ec Big Friends/Little Friends - Volunteer Opportunity http://marywood.edu/permalink/58a39dbf-a2da-40c2-ac48-a78edb77adb1/69545 After School Program at Valley View Housing Development Children need mentors to help with their homework and in planning fun activities. You can sign up to go on Monday or Thursday, 2:30 until 4:40 p.m. Volunteers are especially needed for Thursdays! Transportation is provided. Help a child be the best they can be. Sign up in Campus Ministry. For more information, contact Colleen Traub at ctraub@m.marywood.edu. Thu, 14 Feb 2013 15:44:52 EST 58a39dbf-a2da-40c2-ac48-a78edb77adb1 Food Fast Saturday, February 9, 10 a.m. - 6 p.m., Latour Room, Nazareth Hall http://marywood.edu/permalink/d9874d11-5c85-4473-a029-6dda7cd89f5f/69545 Donate a donate a plate for $8.00 to raise money for world hunger. Go hungry for 8 hours and learn how to take a stand against poverty and hunger! Get sponsors to raise money to help. Raise the most money and win a Canon camera. For more information, contact: Kelsey Savka, ksavka@m.marywood.edu. Mon, 11 Feb 2013 13:37:34 EST d9874d11-5c85-4473-a029-6dda7cd89f5f Students, Staff Lend a Hand after Hurricane Sandy http://marywood.edu/permalink/cec578db-ae18-4aab-ae6e-627e598e4e5e/69545 Since Hurricane Sandy hit the East Coast, Marywood has assisted with relief efforts by sending 78 volunteers to flooded areas and donating more than 1000 items to those impacted by the storm. Wed, 09 Jan 2013 14:50:00 EST cec578db-ae18-4aab-ae6e-627e598e4e5e District 9 Festival Orchestra to Perform at Marywood http://marywood.edu/permalink/8db8d732-f5cf-4bf6-896f-ba5af036c645/69545 One hundred area high school students will put on a concert on January 11 in the Sette LaVerghetta Center for Performing Arts. The orchestra will be conducted by Nathanial Parker. Tue, 08 Jan 2013 11:33:51 EST 8db8d732-f5cf-4bf6-896f-ba5af036c645 Ecumenical Celebration of God's Word - Thursday, January 24 http://marywood.edu/permalink/58d64df8-f2a7-4a0a-afbe-4dfafa282910/69545 To Celebrate the Worldwide Week of Prayer for Christian Unity, January 18-25, there will be an Ecumenical Celebration of God's Word on Thursday, January 24, 2013, 12:10 p.m. in St. Peter's Cathedral, Scranton, PA. All are most welcome to attend! Fri, 04 Jan 2013 14:28:48 EST 58d64df8-f2a7-4a0a-afbe-4dfafa282910 American Red Cross Blood Drive http://marywood.edu/permalink/e9959199-b927-401d-b9c8-59ff46216766/69545 Campus Ministry is sponsoring an American Red Cross Blood Drive on Wednesday, January 23, 2013, from 11 a.m. - 5 p.m., Latour Room, Nazareth Hall. Please consider giving the gift of life. There is also a need for student volunteers at the drive. If you are interested, contact Mary Roche, (570) 961-4723 Thu, 03 Jan 2013 15:39:04 EST e9959199-b927-401d-b9c8-59ff46216766 Marywood Announces Fall 2012 Dean's List http://marywood.edu/permalink/a06a8ff4-5590-4b4b-aca1-8222bde45f89/69545 Marywood announced the fall 2012 dean’s list from the Reap College of Education and Human Development, the Insalaco College of Creative and Performing Arts, the College of Health and Human Services, the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, and the School of Architecture. Tue, 04 Jun 2013 17:20:00 EDT a06a8ff4-5590-4b4b-aca1-8222bde45f89 The Nutcracker Returns to Marywood http://marywood.edu/permalink/ec464274-c12d-444e-a012-7bb177f8c376/69545 For the past 37 years, Marywood has hosted the Ballet Theatre of Scranton's annual rendition of "The Nutcracker." This year, the free performances will be held December 26-28. Tue, 25 Dec 2012 22:50:01 EST ec464274-c12d-444e-a012-7bb177f8c376 Wind Ensemble Students Earn State Honors http://marywood.edu/permalink/db66cddd-05fc-47ce-8bac-c92de4b246da/69545 Six members of Marywood's Wind Ensemble have been selected to perform with the Pennsylvania Intercollegiate Band this spring. Sun, 06 Jan 2013 20:20:01 EST db66cddd-05fc-47ce-8bac-c92de4b246da Campus Ministry Hosts First Ever Jingle Bell 5K http://marywood.edu/permalink/3bee5df6-e603-4b7c-a0b7-4e06afdb5f9a/69545 Two hundred people—many dressed like reindeer, elves, or Christmas presents—ran or walked in the first Jingle Bell 5K. Proceeds benefited student service trips. Tue, 18 Dec 2012 13:20:01 EST 3bee5df6-e603-4b7c-a0b7-4e06afdb5f9a Fundraiser Focuses on Preventing Malaria in Africa http://marywood.edu/permalink/2ad8a91a-dfb4-40b5-baeb-2b6ffc7c6249/69545 On December 5, proceeds from the men's and women's basketball games against Baptist Bible College will be used to purchase bed nets to fight malaria in Africa. Thu, 06 Dec 2012 15:00:00 EST 2ad8a91a-dfb4-40b5-baeb-2b6ffc7c6249 Christmas Tree Lighting a Tradition, Celebration of the Season http://marywood.edu/permalink/e4561f58-a9fa-49db-a0af-23b51b550e54/69545 On Wednesday, December 5, the Marywood community will kickoff the holiday season with the University's annual Christmas tree lighting ceremony. Thu, 06 Dec 2012 11:50:00 EST e4561f58-a9fa-49db-a0af-23b51b550e54 Campus Choir and Orchestra to Perform Holiday Concert http://marywood.edu/permalink/e89dc2d5-d470-4363-814f-538eccc5b797/69545 The campus choir and orchestra will present their free annual Holiday Concert on Friday, December 7 at 7:30 p.m. in the Sette LaVerghetta Center. Wed, 05 Dec 2012 17:00:00 EST e89dc2d5-d470-4363-814f-538eccc5b797 Search Retreat http://marywood.edu/permalink/cfd962db-9f6b-41f3-8d28-8ef728cf9ef7/69545 Attention All Students: SIGN UPS for the SEARCH Retreat - NOW. The SEARCH XXIII Weekend will be February 1-3, 2013. It is a weekend just for you, a chance to get away from campus and take some time to have fun, find new friends, and look at life in a new way. Cost: $30.00. Sign up in Campus Ministry! For more information or questions please contact Sr. John Michele Southwick: (email) southwick@maryu.marywood.edu (phone)570-348-6211 ext. 2413 or stop by Campus Ministry! Fri, 04 Jan 2013 11:09:02 EST cfd962db-9f6b-41f3-8d28-8ef728cf9ef7 Hurricane Sandy Relief Efforts Continue http://marywood.edu/permalink/e24f3322-476b-40b7-a5e6-099bdfc77e69/69545 Donate Supplies The following items are being accepted in Campus Ministry (Swartz Center) and the Student Activities Office (Nazareth Student Center) and will be delivered to recovering areas: Contractor size garbage bags Batteries (especially C and D) Canned food, nonperishable food Toiletries (toothpaste, deodorant, soap, shampoo, toothbrushes) Cleaning supplies (brooms, shovels, mops, 5-gallon buckets, paper towels) Work gloves, rubber gloves Visa gift cards in any amount Clothing is not being requested. Any donated clothing will be taken to local organizations. Thu, 29 Nov 2012 14:57:39 EST e24f3322-476b-40b7-a5e6-099bdfc77e69 Nets for Nets - December 5, 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. Basketball Games http://marywood.edu/permalink/c75ba931-682b-4913-a90c-f9be74b26b0c/69545 Basketball games to raise money for nets to prevent malaria. Thu, 29 Nov 2012 14:49:59 EST c75ba931-682b-4913-a90c-f9be74b26b0c Kidstuff Co-Chair Applications Extended until Friday, November 30 http://marywood.edu/permalink/4bc22780-fffb-4b06-87ac-1f640d1b5667/69545 Applications are available in Campus Ministry and on-line. Mon, 19 Nov 2012 16:14:06 EST 4bc22780-fffb-4b06-87ac-1f640d1b5667