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    University Announces November Events

    The University of Scranton announces public events for the month of November.
    October 15, 2019

    Through Nov. 8      Art exhibit “John Willard Raught: Beauty Lies Close at Home.” Hope Horn Gallery, Hyland Hall. Free during gallery hours. Call 570-941-4214 or email darlene.miller-lanning@scranton.edu.

    Nov. 2       7:30 p.m. Performance Music: “In Concert” featuring The University of Scranton Jazz Band. Houlihan-McLean Center. Free. Call 570-941-7624 or email music@scranton.edu.

    Nov. 3       9 a.m. Open House for prospective students and their families. John Long Center. Registration required. Free. Call 888-SCRANTON or email admissions@scranton.edu.

    Nov. 7       Noon. Schemel Forum World Affairs Luncheon Seminar: “Impeachment: Is it Still Available?” presented by Morey Myers, L.L.B., of counsel, Myers, Brier and Kelly. Rose Room, Brennan Hall. Registration required. Fees vary. Call 570-941-6206 or email alicen.morrison@scranton.edu.

    Nov. 9      7:45 a.m. Schemel Forum bus trip to New York City. $150. Registration required by Oct. 12. Call 570-941-6206 or email alicen.morrison@scranton.edu.

    Nov 12            7:30 p.m. Judaic Studies Institute Lecture: “A Twin Tale of Survival in the Holocaust” by Bernard and Henry Schanzer. PNC Auditorium, Loyola Science Center. Free. Call 570-941-7956.

    Nov. 13          5:30 p.m. Humanities in Action Lecture by Denis McDonough, former Chief of Staff to President Obama, sponsored by the University’s Slattery Center for the Humanities. McIlhenny Ballroom, DeNaples Center. Free.  Call 570-941-7401 or email info@scranton.edu.

    Nov. 15           7:30 p.m. Performance Music: “In Concert” featuring The University of Scranton String Orchestra. Houlihan-McLean Center. Free. Call 570-941-7624 or email music@scranton.edu.

    Nov. 15-17 & 22-24       8 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday. “Men on Boats” by Jaclyn Backhaus presented by The University Players. Royal Theater, McDade Center for Literary and Performing Arts. Fees vary. Call 570-941-4353 or email players@scranton.edu.

    Nov. 21-23                  8 p.m. Thursday and Friday, 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. Saturday. “A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum” presented by Liva Arts Company. PNC Auditorium, Loyola Science Center. $5. Call 570-941-7401 or email bailey.mclaughlin@scranton.edu.

    Nov. 23           7:30 p.m. Performance Music: “The Vaclav Nelhybel Centennial Concert” featuring The University of Scranton Symphonic Band with special guests. Houlihan-McLean Center. Free. Call 570-941-7624 or email music@scranton.edu.

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