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Members of Class of 2026 Join Royal Community image
General
Aug 31, 2022

Members of Class of 2026 Join Royal Community

Learn about the FIRST group to arrive, a student from Ukraine who renewed plans to pursue his dream of attending college in the United States, participants in the Royals of Color Kickoff program and more in this article.

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Student
Aug 31, 2022

Future Nurse Anesthetists to Begin Clinical Rotations

The University of Scranton held a capping ceremony for members of its 2024 graduate nurse anesthetist program.

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Community
Aug 31, 2022

Professors Set to Teach Schemel Forum Courses

The University of Scranton’s Schemel Forum will offer eclectic courses throughout the fall semester.

Mother Daughter Retreat Sign-ups Through Sept. 23 image
Student
Aug 31, 2022

Mother Daughter Retreat Sign-ups Through Sept. 23

Campus Ministries to host Mother Daughter Retreat over Fall Break Weekend

Phi Sigma Tau ice cream fundraiser runs through Sept. 2 image
Student
Aug 31, 2022

Phi Sigma Tau ice cream fundraiser runs through Sept. 2

Phi Sigma Tau, the Philosophy honor society, will host a Manning's Ice Cream gift certificate fundraiser sale

Center for Health Education And Wellness Announces Fall Schedule image
Staff
Aug 31, 2022

Center for Health Education And Wellness Announces Fall Schedule

The University of Scranton Center for Health Education and Wellness (CHEW) announces the fall semester of activities to promote wellness in mind, body and spirit.

12th Annual Downtown Scavenger Hunt Sept. 2 to 3 image
General
Aug 30, 2022

12th Annual Downtown Scavenger Hunt Sept. 2 to 3

University students can register for this annual event to explore the downtown Scranton.

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Student
Aug 30, 2022

Updates on Student Mail

Mailing Services staff are hard at work processing student packages and mail at a new location at 315 Jefferson Avenue. 

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Faculty
Aug 30, 2022

University Announces Faculty Promotions

Eleven faculty members were granted rank and tenure promotions at The University of Scranton.

Faculty and Staff Book Club Features Pulitzer Prize winner  image
Staff
Aug 30, 2022

Faculty and Staff Book Club Features Pulitzer Prize winner

The Offices of the Provost, Human Resources and Equity and Diversity are pleased to offer a faculty and staff book club.

Class of 2026 Students ROCK image
Student
Aug 30, 2022

Class of 2026 Students ROCK

Members of The University of Scranton’s class of 2026 arrive early on campus to participate in the Royals of Color Kickoff.

FIRST Members of Class of 2026 Arrive image
Student
Aug 30, 2022

FIRST Members of Class of 2026 Arrive

Members of The University of Scranton’s class of 2026 arrive on campus early to volunteer at local nonprofit organizations.

Matt Marantz Quartet to Perform Sept. 2  image
Community
Aug 29, 2022

Matt Marantz Quartet to Perform Sept. 2

Performance Music presents In Concert: Matt Marantz Quartet on Sept. 2 at 7:30 p.m. in the Houlihan-Mclean Center.

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Student
Aug 25, 2022

Scranton Welcomes Diverse Class of 2026

The University of Scranton will welcome the most diverse class in the history of the school for the start of the fall semester this weekend.

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Staff
Aug 24, 2022

Philip Kuehn Joins Performance Music at Scranton

Accomplished and experienced music educator, bassist, composer, arranger, author and transcriptionist Philip Kuehn joined as conductor and co-director of Performance Music on Aug. 15.

Future Business Leaders of America Earn Top Awards  image
Student
Aug 24, 2022

Future Business Leaders of America Earn Top Awards

Students in the Future Business Leaders of America Collegiate Program earn 15 awards at state and national conferences.

Student from Ukraine Joins Class of 2026 image
Student
Aug 23, 2022

Student from Ukraine Joins Class of 2026

Meet Serhii Kuzmin Jr., a member of The University of Scranton’s class of 2026 from Ukraine.

Fall Campus Health and Safety Protocols Announced image
General
Aug 23, 2022

Fall Campus Health and Safety Protocols Announced

University announces Campus Health and Safety protocols for the fall semester related to the pandemic.

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Community
Aug 22, 2022

Scranton’s Story Fall Events Begin on Sept. 8

Keynote lecture and discussion to focus on 1902 Anthracite Strike, history, impact.

Video: Faculty Spotlight: Nathaniel Frissell, Ph.D image
Faculty
Aug 22, 2022

Video: Faculty Spotlight: Nathaniel Frissell, Ph.D

Meet Nathaniel Frissell, Ph.D., a professor in the Physics & Electrical Engineering Department. Here, he talks about his work alongside students to study the upper atmosphere and its connection to space.

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Staff
Aug 22, 2022

SwiftMD telemedicine service available to you while on vacation

When employees are covered under the University's health insurance, SwiftMD telemedicine service is available to them. Reach doctors on call 24/7, from home, office ... or while on summer vacation.

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General
Aug 22, 2022

Fall Semester Events Planned at University

The following is a list of University of Scranton events planned for the fall semester of 2022.

Schemel Forum Luncheon Seminars Set for Fall image
Community
Aug 18, 2022

Schemel Forum Luncheon Seminars Set for Fall

The Schemel Forum’s World Affairs Luncheon Seminars will feature six highly-accomplished thinkers this fall.

NASA Industry Day Set for Sept. 23 on Campus image
Community
Aug 18, 2022

NASA Industry Day Set for Sept. 23 on Campus

The NASA Northeast Pennsylvania Industry Day will be held Friday, Sept. 23, at The University of Scranton’s DeNaples Center.

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General
Aug 18, 2022

Notice of Public Meeting

A public meeting will be held with the Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language pathology of the ASHA.

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Student
Aug 15, 2022

Students Present Space Physics Research

University students present space physics research at national conferences and workshops.

Summer Spotlight: Katherine Posillico '23 image
Student
Aug 15, 2022

Summer Spotlight: Katherine Posillico '23

Katherine Posillico '23 talks about her experience as an Occupational Therapy Intern at a hospital where she helped therapists prepare to run small groups, applied occupational therapy needs to a mental health setting, and formed relationships with clients through simple conversation and listening.

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Student
Aug 15, 2022

Summer Spotlight: Erin Quinn '23

Erin Quinn '23, an occupational therapy major, talks about her 40-hour summer fieldwork assignment at New Roots Recovery Center in Wilkes Barre, PA.

ROI of Scranton Degree Ranks in Top 7 Percent  image
Alumni
Aug 10, 2022

ROI of Scranton Degree Ranks in Top 7 Percent

Ranking shows 40-year net present value of a University of Scranton degree at $1.133 million, ranked No. 276 of 4,500 colleges in U.S.

NASA Launch Includes Scranton Student Project image
Student
Aug 08, 2022

NASA Launch Includes Scranton Student Project

Four University of Scranton students participated in NASA’s rocket launch of about 60 experiment devices built by college students.

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Faculty
Aug 08, 2022

University Faculty Recognized for Excellence

Eleven University of Scranton faculty members were recognized for teaching, scholarship and service excellence.

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Community
Aug 04, 2022

Fair for Nonprofit Agencies Seeking Volunteers

The University of Scranton will host a fair for area nonprofit organizations seeking college students as volunteers on Sept. 13.

Spirituality Luncheon celebrates closing of Ignatian Year image
Staff
Aug 03, 2022

Spirituality Luncheon celebrates closing of Ignatian Year

The University of Scranton Jesuit Center hosts Spirituality Luncheon for staff and faculty as part of closing of Ignatian Year.

Meet the new Editor for Royal News – Kristie Ceruti image
General
Aug 03, 2022

Meet the new Editor for Royal News – Kristie Ceruti

Kristie Ceruti joins the University’s marketing communications department as the University Editor and Social Media Manager.

Physics and Engineering Faculty host Radio Blasters Summer Camp image
Faculty
Aug 03, 2022

Physics and Engineering Faculty host Radio Blasters Summer Camp

Rising sophomores, juniors and seniors from area high schools learn topics in physics associated with electricity, magnetism, light and radio waves during The University of Scranton Radio Blaster Physics Summer Camp.

Meg Cullen-Brown Magis Award Winner, July  image
Staff
Aug 03, 2022

Meg Cullen-Brown Magis Award Winner, July

Chris Krall, Infrastructure and Network Services, was the Meg Cullen-Brown Magis Award winner for July 2022.

Meg Cullen-Brown Magis Award Winner, August image
Staff
Aug 03, 2022

Meg Cullen-Brown Magis Award Winner, August

Meet Peggy Doolittle, The Meg Cullen-Brown Magis Award Winner for August.

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General
Aug 03, 2022

The New Issue of The Scranton Journal is Here!

Scranton first-gen students THR1VE. PLUS: Students learn to invest through PRISM, the Diversity Equity & Inclusion plan is released, and an alumnus talks magis at the Pentagon.

Summer Spotlight: SPARK Program image
Student
Aug 03, 2022

Summer Spotlight: SPARK Program

Kathleen Wallace '23, Kaitlyn Franceschelli '23, and Nicholas Gershey '23 talk about their experience as team leaders of SPARK, a weeklong program for at-risk youth between the ages of 12-15.

O'Malley Recovering From ROAR Injuries image
Alumni
Aug 02, 2022

O'Malley Recovering From ROAR Injuries

Alumnus injured while raising money for Ryan T. O'Malley '99 Memorial Scholarship in Tour Divide cycling race continues to recover.

PBC To Hold 21st Annual Award Dinner Sept. 29 image
Alumni
Aug 02, 2022

PBC To Hold 21st Annual Award Dinner Sept. 29

University to honor Patricia A. Byrnes Clarke '86, P'17, '19 and Thomas P. O'Brien '86, P'19 at its 21st Annual Award Dinner at Gotham Hall.

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Alumni
Aug 02, 2022

Fall Alumni Event Preview

Enjoy these signature Fall events with your Royal Family.

Vice President of Mission and Ministry Named image
Staff
Aug 02, 2022

Vice President of Mission and Ministry Named

Daniel Cosacchi, Ph.D., has been named vice president for mission and ministry at The University of Scranton.

Professor Awarded Six-figure NSF Grant image
Faculty
Aug 02, 2022

Professor Awarded Six-figure NSF Grant

Professor Nathaniel Frissell, Ph.D., awarded National Science Foundation grant for ionosphere research during 2023-24 solar eclipses.

Fair for Nonprofit Agencies Seeking Volunteers image
General
Aug 01, 2022

Fair for Nonprofit Agencies Seeking Volunteers

A fair is planned on Sept. 13 at The University of Scranton for area nonprofit organizations seeking college students as volunteers.

Students Advance to Final Four in National Contest image
Student
Aug 01, 2022

Students Advance to Final Four in National Contest

Scranton accounting students advanced to the final four national championship for Institute of Management Accountants Case Competition.

Alumni Class Notes, August 2022 image
Alumni
Aug 01, 2022

Alumni Class Notes, August 2022

Share your story with your Royal Family.

Summer Spotlight: Nicole Gomber '23 image
Student
Jul 21, 2022

Summer Spotlight: Nicole Gomber '23

Nicole Gomber '23 talks about her internship at a grief support center, learning appropriate language, and being able to put a smile on the faces of children who have experienced trauma.

University hosts annual community partner workshop image
Community
Jul 05, 2022

University hosts annual community partner workshop

Representatives from over 30 agencies and nonprofits joined with University of Scranton staff and faculty to discuss partnerships and connect on community issues

Summer Spotlight: Sydney Gero '23 image
Student
Aug 03, 2022

Summer Spotlight: Sydney Gero '23

Sydney Gero '23 talks about her internship with the New Jersey State Parole Board, her research projects, and the hands-on experience she has gained.

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