This Week @ Marywood

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Gallery Exhibit

2020 Art Faculty Biennial Exhibition (Mahady Gallery)
Through November 24, 2020
A multimedia exhibition of current work by Marywood University’s Art Department faculty showcasing a diverse range of styles, media, and techniques of 19 artists–educators.

MAHADY GALLERY • Shields Center for Visual Arts
Hours: M 10–12, T 10–2, W 10–12, Th 10–4, F 10–4

See Postcard for Faculty Biennial 2020

Zeta Omicron’s Paint and Sip Night (10/22)

Join us for a virtual paint and sip! Get cozy with your own snacks and follow a painting tutorial led by one of our members. Sign up and pick up a paint kit outside Nazareth Dining Hall October 20 and October 21, between 1-4 p.m. Free to all students, but we highly suggest a donation to the Pacer Pantry! Bring your pantry donations at sign up. Supplies are limited, but you can always use your own! This virtual paint and sip will be held on Zoom on October 22 at 8 p.m.

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Josefina Báez will virtually visit the class of Joshua Deckman, Ph.D. (10/22)

Marywood University’s Introduction to Latin American and Caribbean Literatures course will have a special visitor during its face-to-face enrichment meeting. On Thursday, October 22, 2020, from 2:30 – 4 p.m., Josefina Báez will virtually visit the class of Joshua Deckman, Ph.D., assistant professor in the Foreign Languages Program. Ms. Báez will be presenting her latest work, a self-described “fotonovelarte” titled, Carmen. Báez will be accompanied by members of her creative team, including the main artist and photographer with whom she collaborated to produce the text.

"It's On Us" Healthy Relationships Week (10/19-10/23)

Healthy relationships and violence prevention will be the focus of Marywood University’s “It’s On Us” Healthy Relationships Week scheduled for Monday, October 19 through Friday, October 23, 2020. Marywood University will, for the sixth year, be joining thousands of schools from around the country to take part in the national “It’s On Us” campaign to end relationship violence and sexual assault.

Read more about events planned for "It's On Us" Week at Marywood...

Academic Success Zoom Event (10/22)

This event is for students at Marywood to receive advice on time management, study skills, campus resources, and advisor-student relationship building! This Zoom event will be facilitated by current First Generation student club officers, upperclassmen students, and faculty members from the Office of Retention and Advising and International Affairs! The session will be held from 1-2 p.m.

Topic: Academic Success Zoom Event
Time: Oct 22, 2020 01:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)
Join Zoom Meeting
https://zoom.us/j/96039780600?pwd=ZTI4c1R6dHlzd1RHcjFDSHhPTVZjUT09
Meeting ID: 960 3978 0600
Passcode: Academic

Fall 2020 Virtual Career Fair (10/28)

The Career Development Center will be hosting a Fall 2020 Virtual Career Fair for all students on Wednesday, October 28, 2020, from 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. Students can register by logging into Handshake and searching their events. Handshake can be accessed by going to marywood.joinhandshake.com. Whether you are looking for employment, internships, or just expanding your professional network, the Career Fair is the event to attend! Sign up for one-on-one sessions today.

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The Exercise of Political Love: Pope Francis, the Election, and a Vision for Our Future (10/29)

With the publication of his latest social encyclical, Fratelli Tutti, Pope Francis has called the entire world to fraternity and social friendship. This is a particularly important call in light of the upcoming presidential election. A virtual panel of Marywood faculty and staff will discuss the important issues from this letter and how it impacts our world during "The Exercise of Political Love: Pope Francis, the Election, and a Vision for Our Future" on October 29 at 6 p.m. Panelists include: Dr. Dan Cosacchi, Dr.Joshua Deckman, Dr. Yerodin Lucas, Dr. Erin Sadlack, Dr. Kielty Turner, and Sr. John Michele Southwick, IHM. Contact Dr. Cosacchi for more information at dcosacchi@marywood.edu.

The Importance of the Black Vote: A Local Perspective (10/30)

Marywood University’s Office of Equity and Inclusion and its Truth, Racial Healing, and Transformation Center (TRHT) will host Glynis Johns, M.A., Ph.D. candidate, founder of the Black Scranton Project, who will be speaking at Marywood Live via Zoom on the topic: “The Importance of the Black Vote: A Local Perspective.” The talk will take place on Friday, October 30, 2020, from 1-2:30 p.m. This event is free and open to Marywood staff, students, and alumni. To register, please visit https://forms.gle/HsCUkraUKgebr6Mf7.

Virtual and In-person Admissions Events

From #DayOne, Marywood empowers students to succeed! Find what you need and want at Marywood University, whether you are an undergraduate, graduate, or transfer student. We have many ways to help you get to know Marywood!

Virtually Visit Marywood

View Upcoming Virtual Events or Make an In-person Appointment
View upcoming undergraduate events at marywood.edu/undergradevents and graduate events at marywood.edu/gradevents. Personal visit guidelines and scheduling information is available at marywood.edu/admissions. All visitors must follow guidelines set forth by the University, including face coverings and physical distancing. Prospective students should monitor their email for pre-appointment screening instructions, appointment updates, and any additional information about their visit to campus.

Transfer Students: Students interested in transferring to Marywood can visit marywood.edu/transfernow for visit and event information. 

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Meet Emily Zocchi, Executive Assistant to the Provost

Emily Zocchi, Sugarloaf, Pa., was recently named the executive assistant to the provost at Marywood University. In her new role, Ms. Zocchi provides direct support to the provost and assistant provost, including facilitating faculty searches, coordinating the Graduate Assistantship Program, and record-keeping for Academic Affairs.

Learn More about Emily...

Meet Emily Zocchi, Executive Assistant to the Provost

Emily Zocchi, Sugarloaf, Pa., was recently named the executive assistant to the provost at Marywood University. In her new role, Ms. Zocchi provides direct support to the provost and assistant provost, including facilitating faculty searches, coordinating the Graduate Assistantship Program, and record-keeping for Academic Affairs.

Learn More about Emily...

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Virtual Ring Days (10/21 and 10/22)

Marywood University through Josten's Company is offering a virtual ring sale for class rings for the Class of 2021 on Oct. 21 and 22, 2020. Registration is required; see flyer for more details or follow this registration link.

View/Download Virtual Ring Days Flyer

CHHS Interprofessional Case Discussion Learning Experience (10/26-10/30)

Students from the College of Health and Human Services (CHHS) programs will be participating in an Interprofessional Case Discussion looking at the impact of COVID-19 on a multi-generational family during the week of Oct. 26-30. CHHS students should sign up for a time that they can participate.The experience is an opportunity for students to learn about and from different disciplines what the professions have in common and what is unique. CHHS students will be receiving information from their Department to register. For additional information, contact spelman@marywood.edu.  

Call for BIPOC Artists (by 10/28)

Global Unity Club and SGA are working together on a Celebration of Black Art on November 4 from 12-4 p.m. We are looking for any students who would like to showcase their art at this event. This could be physical art, such as paintings, drawings, photos, sculptures, etc. or performing art, such as music, dancing, poetry, etc. The art doesn't have to be your own; It can be someone's who you admire and would like to talk about. Submissions can be emailed to Madi at mkhowell@m.marywood.edu by October 28.

View Call for Entries Flyer...

Alpha Sigma Lambda Chapter Forming

Marywood University is forming a chapter of Alpha Sigma Lambda, the largest Adult Learners Honor Society in the United States! With more than 300 chapters nationwide, Alpha Sigma Lambda is the premier honor society for adult learners and celebrates leadership and academic achievement among members, and provides various scholarship opportunities. Interested students should contact advisors Maria Temples or Dr. Lindsay Phillips for more information on getting involved!

Rock Climbing Wall Open Clinics (Fridays in October)

The Rock Climbing Wall in the Lynett- Haggerty Fitness Center will be the site of open clinics on Fridays during October. The clinics will be held on October 9, 16, 23, and 30, from 2-5 p.m. Anyone interested in learning how to use the Rock Climbing Wall is encouraged to attend. Sean McDonough will be providing instruction.

Pacer Pantry Open for Students and Staff

Hours for the Pacer Pantry are as follows:
Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday: 7 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Fridays: 7 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Volunteer Days: Wednesdays and Saturdays
To be eligible for services or to volunteer, one must be enrolled in courses or currently employed at Marywood University. The Pacer Pantry is open to those who need it, whether you only need it once or on an ongoing basis.Entry to the Pacer Pantry, which is located on the side of Emmanuel Hall (ground floor) on University Avenue, directly behind Madonna Hall, requires Marywood ID card access for both volunteers and patrons. Contact Campus Safety to make sure your card is coded. For public health reasons, all masking and physical distancing protocols should be observed when using/volunteering for the Pacer Pantry. 

To learn more, contact: PacerPantry@marywood.edu  |  Volunteer for the Pacer Pantry

View Pacer Pantry Information and Guidelines...

Campus Ministry Announcements

Thanksgiving Adopt-A-Family: Our Thanksgiving Adopt-A-Family event will look different this year! Because we are not able to assemble and deliver baskets, we are coordinating monetary donations to United Neighborhood Centers.

Find out How to Sponsor a Family...

COVID-19 Dashboard and Pandemic Coordinator

Marywood's COVID Dashboard (www.marywood.edu/coviddashboard) is updated weekly (on Wednesdays) with the latest campus metrics, to provide both our campus and the surrounding communities with the information they need to understand the current public health status at Marywood. Contact Dr. Yerodin Lucas, Marywood's Pandemic Coordinator, with any questions about the COVID-19 pandemic, as they relate to Marywood, by email at ylucas@marywood.edu or by phone at (570) 340-6042.

The decision as to when or whether Marywood University physically closes campus will be made in conjunction with the Pennsylvania Department of Health (DOH). The DOH has the right to close a business/institution, should an outbreak occur. Another possibility would be if the cases per capita at Marywood are higher than Lackawanna County. Marywood's Cabinet would make that kind of decision in conjunction with the PA DOH.

Virtual Ring Days (10/21 and 10/22)

Marywood University through Josten's Company is offering a virtual ring sale for class rings for the Class of 2021 on Oct. 21 and 22, 2020. Registration is required; see flyer for more details or follow this registration link.

View/Download Virtual Ring Days Flyer

CHHS Interprofessional Case Discussion Learning Experience (10/26-10/30)

Students from the College of Health and Human Services (CHHS) programs will be participating in an Interprofessional Case Discussion looking at the impact of COVID-19 on a multi-generational family during the week of Oct. 26-30. CHHS students should sign up for a time that they can participate.The experience is an opportunity for students to learn about and from different disciplines what the professions have in common and what is unique. CHHS students will be receiving information from their Department to register. For additional information, contact spelman@marywood.edu.  

Call for BIPOC Artists (by 10/28)

Global Unity Club and SGA are working together on a Celebration of Black Art on November 4 from 12-4 p.m. We are looking for any students who would like to showcase their art at this event. This could be physical art, such as paintings, drawings, photos, sculptures, etc. or performing art, such as music, dancing, poetry, etc. The art doesn't have to be your own; It can be someone's who you admire and would like to talk about. Submissions can be emailed to Madi at mkhowell@m.marywood.edu by October 28.

View Call for Entries Flyer...

Alpha Sigma Lambda Chapter Forming

Marywood University is forming a chapter of Alpha Sigma Lambda, the largest Adult Learners Honor Society in the United States! With more than 300 chapters nationwide, Alpha Sigma Lambda is the premier honor society for adult learners and celebrates leadership and academic achievement among members, and provides various scholarship opportunities. Interested students should contact advisors Maria Temples or Dr. Lindsay Phillips for more information on getting involved!

Rock Climbing Wall Open Clinics (Fridays in October)

The Rock Climbing Wall in the Lynett- Haggerty Fitness Center will be the site of open clinics on Fridays during October. The clinics will be held on October 9, 16, 23, and 30, from 2-5 p.m. Anyone interested in learning how to use the Rock Climbing Wall is encouraged to attend. Sean McDonough will be providing instruction.

Pacer Pantry Open for Students and Staff

Hours for the Pacer Pantry are as follows:
Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday: 7 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Fridays: 7 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Volunteer Days: Wednesdays and Saturdays
To be eligible for services or to volunteer, one must be enrolled in courses or currently employed at Marywood University. The Pacer Pantry is open to those who need it, whether you only need it once or on an ongoing basis.Entry to the Pacer Pantry, which is located on the side of Emmanuel Hall (ground floor) on University Avenue, directly behind Madonna Hall, requires Marywood ID card access for both volunteers and patrons. Contact Campus Safety to make sure your card is coded. For public health reasons, all masking and physical distancing protocols should be observed when using/volunteering for the Pacer Pantry. 

To learn more, contact: PacerPantry@marywood.edu  |  Volunteer for the Pacer Pantry

View Pacer Pantry Information and Guidelines...

Campus Ministry Announcements

Thanksgiving Adopt-A-Family: Our Thanksgiving Adopt-A-Family event will look different this year! Because we are not able to assemble and deliver baskets, we are coordinating monetary donations to United Neighborhood Centers.

Find out How to Sponsor a Family...

COVID-19 Dashboard and Pandemic Coordinator

Marywood's COVID Dashboard (www.marywood.edu/coviddashboard) is updated weekly (on Wednesdays) with the latest campus metrics, to provide both our campus and the surrounding communities with the information they need to understand the current public health status at Marywood. Contact Dr. Yerodin Lucas, Marywood's Pandemic Coordinator, with any questions about the COVID-19 pandemic, as they relate to Marywood, by email at ylucas@marywood.edu or by phone at (570) 340-6042.

The decision as to when or whether Marywood University physically closes campus will be made in conjunction with the Pennsylvania Department of Health (DOH). The DOH has the right to close a business/institution, should an outbreak occur. Another possibility would be if the cases per capita at Marywood are higher than Lackawanna County. Marywood's Cabinet would make that kind of decision in conjunction with the PA DOH.

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