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The Times Leader
King's, Scranton receive accreditation warnings
King's College and The University of Scranton have both been warned that their programs may not be meeting requirements to remain accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education.
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Thu Jul 10, 2014
People on the Move
Dr. Patricia E. Dunleavy of Clarks Summit, who is the Marywood University associate vice president for human resources, recently had an article published in Business Officers, a magazine issued by the National Association of College and University Business Officers .
Wed Jul 09, 2014
New Technology Supervisor Takes Over at West Essex
The West Essex Regional School District has appointed a new supervisor of technology.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
The Times Leader
Abington residents honored at University of Scranton
Anna Jane Heckman, Clarks Summit and Terry J. Macknosky, South Abington Township were among the 63 members of The University of Scranton's undergraduate class of 2014 honored for academic excellence, service or both at Class Night on May 30. Also recognized were the university's four Fulbright scholarship recipients for the 2014-2015 academic year.
Namedropper, July 8, 2014
Joining in as knitters and crocheters from Cigna's Scranton donate 490 baby caps and two blankets to the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at Moses Taylor Hospital are, from left, Rebecca Hallowich, Laura O'Malley, Donna Ammons, Stacey Frantz, Lauren Lathwell, Thorne Frantz and Dr. Christina Stasiuk.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Afghani presidential front-runner spoke at University of Scranton
Former Afghanistan finance minister Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai, Ph.D., had already started his rise to success when he stood before the University of Scranton's class of 2007 to discuss his past and his hopes for the future of a changing world.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Diocesan program aims to increase faith, education of parishioners
The Formation for Servant Leadership: Growing in Faith Together program offers parishioners learning opportunities in their churches and the option to seek diocesan certificates in lay ministry or academic degrees.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
People on the Move, July 6, 2014
The health system filled five positions at the Transitional Rehab Unit at Scranton Rehab Hospital, which began admitting patients this month.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Check disbursed to revitalize West Scranton park
A group of area nonprofits received some much-needed help to turn a dusty West Side lot into a center of community culture.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
On 50th anniversary, group recalls life before, after Civil Rights Act
In 1959, when Bill Fisher was a military police officer in the Army, he was refused service in a restaurant in the Atlanta airport.
Namedropper, July 2, 2014
Becca Marcus receives the Barbara T. Midura Leadership in Service Award during a Kiwanis Club of Scranton dinner for its Circle K Club from the University of Scranton.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Joblessness down, but for wrong reasons
For the 11th consecutive month, the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre metro area's unemployment rate fell, dropping one tenth of one percentage point in May to 7.2 percent even as the area lost jobs and had fewer people working.
The Times Leader
Keystone College to Host Jazz Institute
The seventh annual Jazz Institute at Keystone College will welcome a wide variety of jazz lovers from July 28 - Aug. 1 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on campus.
Sun Jun 29, 2014
The Jersey Journal
Campus News: Local Students Named to Spring 2014 Dean's List at The University of Scranton
More than 1,480 students were named to The University of Scranton Dean's List, which recognizes students for academic excellence during the 2014 spring semester.
Sat Jun 28, 2014
Youth team-building camp seeks applicants
The program, which runs July 21 to 25 at the university's Retreat Center at Chapman Lake, is called SPARK and focuses on team building, outdoor activities and recreation.
Fri Jun 27, 2014
Moonshine Theatre To Reopen With New Name
A building in downtown Scranton that was both a hardware store and a theatre for more than a century is about to get another purpose and a new name.
Westwood Regional District names new athletic director
The board of education unanimously voted to approve Daniel Vivino as the new athletic director and supervisor of health and physical education during its June 26 meeting, according to board President Roberta Hanlon.
Wed Jun 25, 2014
The Citizens' Voice
Sometimes, they need encouragement to believe in themselves and truly see their self-worth.
Tue Jun 24, 2014
Caldwell Scouts Achieve Eagle Rank
Caldwell residents Thomas Nancoz and Tom Neill were awarded their Eagle Scout Ranks at a Court of Honor ceremony held last month at the North Caldwell Firemen's Center.
Sun Jun 22, 2014
Kadavergehorsam* in the Land of Opportunity
Come, come Angel of Death, please visit my rented-room, let us talk? In late-1980s, a University of Scranton graduate, I planned marriage, children, building prosperous future working for Taylor Borough's Amity Lumber Co., and Municipal Waste Landfill, at $7.25 an hour.