May. 21, 2013The University of Scranton will host numerous events in honor of the graduating class of 2013 culminating with commencement ceremonies for master’s and doctoral degree candidates on Saturday, May 25, and for undergraduate students on Sunday, May 26.
May. 21, 2013Austin Burke, president of the Greater Scranton Chamber of Commerce, will serve as the principal speaker at The University of Scranton’s 2013 graduate school commencement, which will be held Saturday, May 25, at 10:45 a.m. at the Byron Recreation Complex.
May. 20, 2013The University of Scranton’s graduate nursing program was awarded three federal grants totaling nearly $1 million for the 2012-2013 academic year from the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (US DHHS) and the Bureau of Health Professions.
May. 17, 2013Graduating seniors, you weren’t casual observers during your years at The University of Scranton, so why become one at this weekend’s commencement ceremonies?
May. 14, 2013Bishop Joseph Bambera was among the honorary inductees of The University of Scranton’s Alpha Sigma Nu, the national honor society for students in Jesuit colleges and universities.
May. 14, 2013Seventy-eight University of Scranton students were inducted into Alpha Sigma Nu, the national honor society for students in Jesuit colleges and universities, at a ceremony held recently on campus.
May. 14, 2013The University of Scranton named Rose Sebastianelli, Ph.D., as its CASE Professor of the Year in recognition of her outstanding performance as a member of the faculty. Dr. Sebastianelli is a professor of operations and information management and the Alperin chair in business administration at the Kania School of Management (KSOM).
May. 13, 2013The University of Scranton honored 83 student-athletes at its 22th annual Senior Student-Athlete Banquet on May 11 at the DeNaples Center.
May. 08, 2013The University of Scranton announced today plans for an 111,500-square-foot, eight-story rehabilitation center to provide a state-of-the-art facility for undergraduate and graduate programs in the Departments of Exercise Science, Occupational Therapy and Physical Therapy. The center will be located on the southwest corner of Jefferson Avenue and Linden Street on the site that is currently occupied by two adjoining buildings that the University refers to as Leahy Hall.
May. 07, 2013In case you haven't heard, there ain't no party like a Scranton party. That is why last Saturday was so much fun as several cast and crew members of "The Office" took over Scranton – and our campus – for the series' "Wrap Party" weekend.
May. 07, 2013Officials from government, business and higher education announced today at a ceremony on Scranton’s Courthouse Square a new internship initiative bringing together area college students with small businesses.
May. 07, 2013In April, The University of Scranton Alumni Relations Office, in collaboration with several regional clubs, took part in a Day of Service.
May. 06, 2013With a goal to increase employment, transition and independent living options for persons with disabilities, The University of Scranton will host its 12th Annual Northeastern U.S. Conference on disAbility on Wednesday, Oct. 2, in the Patrick and Margaret DeNaples Center on campus.
Apr. 30, 2013Cast members – yep, Dwight, Jim, Pam and so many more – and writers from NBC’s “The Office” will be back in Scranton Saturday, May 4, for a “Wrap Party” to close the successful nine-season run of the TV show.
Apr. 30, 2013Princeton University Economics Professor Angus Deaton, Ph.D., will discuss “The Pursuit of Happiness” at The University of Scranton’s spring Henry George Lecture Thursday, May 2, at 4 p.m. in the Moskovitz Theater of the DeNaples Center. The lecture is free of charge and open to the public.
Apr. 29, 2013May is Asian-Pacific American (APA) Heritage Month, a national celebration of Asians and Pacific Islanders in the United States and their contribution to the country.
Apr. 29, 2013The University of Scranton’s 30th Annual World Premiere Composition Series Concert, featuring guest composer/conductor Erik Saras, will be held Saturday, May 4, at 7:30 p.m. in the Houlihan-McLean Center. The University’s Concert Band and Concert Choir will perform with Saras. Admission is free and open to the public.
Apr. 23, 2013Sandra Postel is making a difference in – and for – the world as a leading expert on international freshwater issues.
Apr. 23, 2013Ever wonder how much flex is left on your Royal Card? Or how you might make a deposit on your card in a hurry? A solution has arrived! The University has unveiled its new Blackboard Mobile Transact App, making your Royal Card stored value accounts just a few clicks away on your smartphone.
Apr. 23, 2013The vision of the Kino Border Initiative (KBI), a binational organization that works in the area of migration on the U.S.-Mexico border, is simple in description: to help make humane, just, workable migration between the U.S. and Mexico a reality.
Apr. 23, 2013In the coming weeks, The University of Scranton Players will conclude their 2012-2013 season with "Museum" by Tina Howe.