December 2017

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General
Dec 19, 2017

Advent 2017 Daily Devotionals

The Jesuit Center Staff and University Advancement invite you to join us on a spiritual journey through the holy season of Advent.

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General
Dec 19, 2017

Faculty and Staff: Accompany a Refugee

Faculty and staff are once again invited to consider being part of the Scranton Refugee Friendship Network (SRFN), a volunteer program that pairs faculty/staff members with a refugee family to help them transition to a new life in our region.

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Student
Dec 13, 2017

University Students/High School Teachers Awarded

The University recognized students and their high school teachers, who they credit for contributing to their success, with Rose Kelly Awards.

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Community
Dec 13, 2017

Christmas Day Breakfast Planned Community

The University of Scranton will hold its annual Community Christmas Day Breakfast on Dec. 25, from 8 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. in the DeNaples Center.

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General
Dec 10, 2017

From Challenges: Jesuit Values in Practice

Alyssa Caucci '17 writes about the Leahy Center.

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Faculty
Dec 12, 2017

Faculty Members Receive 2018 Intersession Grants

The University of Scranton awarded development intersession grants for January 2018 to eight faculty members.

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Student
Dec 12, 2017

University Students Receive Frank O’Hara Awards

University of Scranton students received Frank O’Hara awards in recognition of their academic achievement.

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Staff
Dec 12, 2017

Taking Sursum Corda Nominations

The Staff Senate is gathering nominations for the Sursum Corda Award.

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Community
Dec 12, 2017

Protect Higher Education in Tax Reform

Over the last few weeks, both the U.S. Senate and U.S. House of Representatives have passed their own versions of tax reform, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.

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General
Dec 12, 2017

Royal News Will Resume Jan. 10 - Happy Holidays!

Royal News will be taking a Christmas hiatus and will resume Jan. 10.

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General
Dec 12, 2017

Toy Distribution - Volunteers Needed!

The University of Scranton is assisting Catholic Social Services (CSS) & Friends of the Poor (FOP) with their annual "Gifts for Kids" toy distribution process and looking for volunteers.

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General
Dec 12, 2017

Faculty, Staff Invited to Celebrate New Projects

Faculty and Staff are invited to celebrate the pedestrian improvement projects on Wednesday.

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Alumni
Dec 12, 2017

Philadelphia Christmas Reception 2017

University Celebrates Christmas In City Of Brotherly Love

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Staff
Dec 11, 2017

Volunteers Needed - Christmas Day Breakfast

The 9th annual Community Christmas Day Breakfast will take place on Monday, Dec. 25.

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Student
Dec 11, 2017

Advent Daily Devotional by Virginia Farrell '20

Advent Daily Devotional reflection and prayer by Virginia Farrell '20

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Faculty
Dec 11, 2017

Daily Devotional by Rev. Timothy Cadigan, S.J.

Advent 2017 Daily Devotional reflection and prayers with Rev. Timothy Cadigan, S.J..

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Staff
Dec 11, 2017

Daily Devotional by Sarah Jerome

Advent Daily Devotional Prayer by Assistant Women's Soccer Coach, Sarah Jerome

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Staff
Dec 11, 2017

New Associate Dean of Library

The Weinberg Memorial Library is pleased to announce our new Associate Dean, Jean Lenville.

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Staff
Dec 11, 2017

Announcement of Assistant Director of OED

The Office of Equity and Diversity is pleased to announce our new Assistant Director and Deputy Title IX Coordinator, Christine Black, J.D.

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Student
Dec 11, 2017

Intersession Intramural Sports up for Registration

Looking for something to do over intersession? Join an intramural sports team!

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Student
Dec 07, 2017

Professor Explains Why History Matters at Luncheon

Sami Adwan, Ph.D., presented “History Matters: The Road to Cross-Cultural Understanding and Reconciliation” at a Schemel Forum luncheon.

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Community
Dec 07, 2017

Church Group Donates EKG Machine to Leahy Clinic

The Covenant Presbyterian Church Women’s Association donated an EKG machine to The Edward R. Leahy Jr. Center Clinic for the Uninsured.

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Staff
Dec 06, 2017

Barbara King, ISP Coordinator, Interviewed

Fellowship Travel International recently interviewed Barbara King, ISP Coordinator at The University of Scranton, about Scranton's program and her work.

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General
Dec 06, 2017

Submit Your Event Poster to Royal News

Campus Community: No space on the bulletin boards? Send photos or copies of your event posters.

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General
Dec 06, 2017

Welcome to the Advent Daily Devotional

The Jesuit Center Staff and University Advancement invite you to join us on a spiritual journey through the holy season of Advent.

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General
Dec 06, 2017

Community Christmas Day Breakfeast

The 9th annual Community Christmas Day Breakfast will take place on Monday, December 25.

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Faculty
Dec 06, 2017

Advent Daily Devotional by Prof. Michael Azar

The Advent Daily Devotional is a project of the Jesuit Center in partnership with University Advancement.

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Alumni
Dec 06, 2017

Scranton Celebrates 50th Annual Noel Night Concert

Performance Music at The University of Scranton celebrated the 50th annual Noel Night Concert to a capacity crowd on Dec. 2.

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Student
Dec 04, 2017

The China Shock and U.S. Election Discussed

MIT economics professor David Autor, Ph.D., discussed “The China Shock: Economic and Political Consequences of China’s Rise for the United States.”

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Student
Dec 05, 2017

Apply to be a Social Media Intern at University

The Department of Marketing Communications is seeking a new social media intern beginning after intersession.

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Alumni
Dec 05, 2017

Alumni Class Notes, December

December 6, 2017

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Alumni
Dec 05, 2017

Preparing for Christmas the Scranton Way

Find out how the University can help you prepare for Christmas.

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Community
Dec 04, 2017

Blessing of the Books Inspires Children to Read

“Always follow your heart and you’ll end up achieving your dreams,” is among the wishes University students wrote on books donated to children in need.

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Student
Dec 04, 2017

NEPA Air Force ROTC Program Accepting Students

AFROTC is a professional training program for full-time college students in any year and graduate students.

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General
Dec 04, 2017

'That's Not What I Meant' Communication Workshop

Staff and faculty are invited to attend a free workshop on "Tips for Being Understood: A Communication Workshop."

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General
Dec 04, 2017

DeNaples Mailroom: Intersession Hours

Hours for the DeNaples Mailroom during intersession.

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Faculty
Dec 04, 2017

Professor Named Counselor Educator of the Year

University Professor Julie Cerrito, Ph.D., was named School Counselor Educator of the Year by the Pennsylvania School Counselors Association.

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Staff
Dec 01, 2017

Staff Spirit Award - December 2017

Bernard Krzan, PCPS Advising, has been awarded the December Staff Spirit Award.

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Community
Dec 01, 2017

Empty Stocking Fund Concert Set for Dec. 10

The Empty Stocking Fund Benefit Concert, presented by Performance Music, will take place Dec. 10 at 7:30 p.m. in the Houlihan-McLean Center.

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