See current members and alumni dancers celebrate the 20th year of the Marywood Dance Team, with several student-choreographed dances, at their Annual Spring Show. Performance dates/times are Saturday, March 23, at 7 p.m. and Sunday, March 24, at 2 p.m. Both shows will be held in the Sette LaVerghetta Center for Performing Arts. Tickets are $5 for adults and $3 for students.View/Download Event Flyer
Marywood University’s Career Development Center will host its inaugural Career Expo 2019 on Wednesday, March 27, 2019*, from 1-4 p.m., in the Nazareth Student Center. This event is sponsored by Fidelity Bank and is free and open to the public.
One Day #OneMarywood – Giving Day 2019 – a 24-hour ‘Day of Giving’ campaign – is fast approaching! 3.28.2019 - the day to join together and make a difference for Marywood students.
We are looking for volunteers from the campus community. Here's how you can participate:
GIVE – Make a gift directed to your favorite project(s) at www.marywood.edu/givingday on 3.28.2019
GAB – Volunteer to help spread the word through email, social media engagement, phone calls, and word-of-mouth promotion (a volunteer toolkit with graphics and sample text will be provided)
GO – Inspire others by issuing a challenge for the day (i.e. If we reach 100% participation in our department; I will donate $100 If we reach 25 donors, I will do 10 jumping jacks!)
Questions? Want to help? Contact Christina Mace at email@example.com.
Jila Rusavage will be defending her dissertation, "Empathy and Mindfulness as Predictors of Romantic Relationship Satisfaction," on Monday, March 25, at 9 a.m. in the McGowan Center, Room 1059. Committee members are Estelle Campenni, Ph.D. (chair), Matthew Schaffer, Psy.D., and Kevin Creegan, Ph.D. Reader is Amanda Luchansky, Psy.D. All are welcome to attend.
Tara Lopatofsky will defend her dissertation, “Perspective of Post-Secondary Education in Kenyan Religious Life: A Case Study," on March 28, 9 a.m., Liberal Arts Center, Room 111. The Dissertation Committee Chair is Dr. Diane Keller and members include Sister Gail Cabral, IHM, Ph.D., and Sister Kathryn Clauss, IHM, Ph.D. The Dissertation Readers are Sister Joan McCusker, IHM, Ph.D., and Dr. Amy Paciej-Woodruff. The event is open for public.
Jennifer Welgosh will be defending her dissertation, "Women's Perceptions of Workplace Sexual Harassment: A Phenomenological Study" on March 29, from 1:00-2:30 PM at McGowan Center, Room 1055. The Dissertation Committee is chaired by Dr. Joseph Polizzi. Members include Dr. Deb Hokien and Dr. Monica Law. Readers are Dr. Lia Palmiter and Dr. Melinda Krokus.
May 5 (Sun), 2:00PM| Rotunda Liberal Arts Center
Find out more about the Marywood Commuter Committee! Get involved and attend MCC events.Marywood Commuter Committee Events for the Spring 2019 Semester
Get the latest Student Activities Crew (SAC) info about what's happening on campus!View/Download the Spring 2019 Semester SAC Events Listing
Join Campus Ministry & Delight for a Virtual Stations of the Cross during the Lenten Season, which will be held in the McGowan Community Room, Swartz Center for Spiritual Life, April 4, at 9 p.m. All are welcome.View Event Flyer
Marywood University will present its 7th Annual Human Trafficking Awareness Events on Thursday, April 4, and Friday, April 5, 2019. The two-day events are sponsored by the Graduate School of Social Work Association and the Human Trafficking Awareness and Prevention Committee. The events are free and open to the public and volunteers are welcome for the Annual Poster Day Event. A film screening of I am Jane Doe is scheduled for April 4, 4- 8 p.m. and the community outreach poster day event is set for April 5, 12-3 p.m.View/Download the Event Flyer
As part of Marywood Professional Continuing Education's workshop series to provide necessary training for mental health professionals in Clinical Supervision, leading expert Dr. Mike Ellis is presenting a Clinical Supervision CE workshop at Marywood on Friday, April 5, from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. This is a unique opportunity to learn innovative techniques from a well-known authority in the field! The workshop offers 6 contact hours for continuing education credits. Marywood faculty, staff, and students are eligible for program discounts. Register online through the headline link. For registration assistance, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 570-340-6061.View/Download Series Brochure for more information...
Marywood University’s Student Veteran Alliance will present “Operation Peaceful Warrior,” a day-long exercise program that will benefit Warrior Strong. The event will take place on Saturday, April, 6, 2019, from Noon to 5 p.m., at the Veterans Resource Center, 2236 North Washington Avenue, Scranton, Pa. This event is free and open to the public. Donations are welcome, but not required.
Workshop: Looking through the Lens: Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity,
and Expression (SOGIE) - Implications for Practice
April 16, 2019 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Theresa Maxis Conference Center at the IHM Center on Marywood's campus.
To register, contact; email@example.com
Kerimcan Ozcan, M.S., M.A., Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Marketing, was recently notified that his paper, “Offerings as Digitalized Interactive Platforms: A Conceptual Framework and Implications,” has been selected as a finalist for the 2018 Shelby D. Hunt/Harold H. Maynard Award. Endowed through the generous support of Shelby D. Hunt and others, this annual award recognizes the article published in the Journal of Marketing (JM) that make the most significant contributions to marketing theory in a given calendar year.
Marywood University sophomore illustration student Emily Hare, Friendsville, Pa., earned first place for her illustration for the National Wildlife Federation’s 2018 Saving Endangered Species College Student Art Contest. Ms. Hare entered her artwork as a freshman illustration major.
A singular ambition drew Tyler McAlpine to the aviation program at Marywood University: “I just want to fly.” His passion about flying is as contagious as his stated purpose of seeing the big picture.
A paper co-authored by Dr. Jeffry Clutter, Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice, which examines the impact of business improvement districts on street robberies, was recently accepted for publication in the journal Crime and Delinquency.
Each year, the National Athletic Trainers' Association promotes the profession with a theme. The theme for 2019 is ATs Are Health Care to spread awareness of the variety of clinical settings athletic trainers commonly work. Students in the athletic training program will be posting flyers across campus and taking over the program's Twitter and Instagram feeds. Be sure to check out the flyers and follow us on these handles: Twitter: @MUATclub & Instagram: marywood_at_program
Senior business students at Marywood University, Dimitri Thompson and Kendall Farrell, are gearing up for their Kickstarter Campaign, which is set to launch on April 1, 2019. The entrepreneurs are two-time top 5 finalists in the techBridge competition (also known as The Business Plan Competition), a regional contest designed to stimulate innovative thinking to leverage a technology-driven economy while retaining our regions’ talent. Mr. Thompson and Mr. Farrell invented a device that cleans the undercarriage of a car, called “The Uni-Glider.”
The Housing and Residence Life office will be holding information sessions for students interested in residing on-campus for the 2019-2020 academic year on the following dates:
Wednesday, March 27: 9 PM, 24-Hour Lounge, Loughran Hall
Thursday, April 4: 9 PM, in the 24 -Hour Lounge of Loughran Hall
More information regarding Room Selection can be found online on the Housing and Residence Life website.
The Wyoming Valley Undergraduate History Conference will be held at Marywood University on Thursday, March 28, 3 to 6:30 p.m., Nazareth Hall Upper Main Dining Room. Students interested in presenting should contact Dr. Jeremy Rich, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Phi Beta Lambda's 6th annual networking event with local professionals and alumni, PBL Speed Networking, will be held in the Liguori Center in Regina Hall on Thursday, April 4, 2019. The event is free to and open to all undergraduate and graduate students and includes a buffet dinner, local business basket raffle, and invaluable networking experiences. The event is sponsored by the Marywood Alumni Office.
Mark your calendars! Sign-up information soon to follow!
Marywood University’s Aviation Management Program in the School of Business and Global Innovation will host a visit by ExpressJet Airlines on Friday, March 29, 2019, from 12:30 – 3:30 p.m., in the McGowan Center for Graduate and Professional Studies, Room 2025. This event is free and open to all who are interested in the aviation program at Marywood University.
Check your email for the KIDSTUFF 2019 buddy application! Applications are due April 8. Questions? Email email@example.com.
Calling for submissions to Marywood University’s 2nd Annual Bayleaf Open, an event where area high school students and current Marywood undergraduate students are invited to submit art and/or writing on a theme inspired by Marywood's core values. Those who enter will compete for prizes as well as an invitation to participate in a public reception and celebration. Accepted artworks will be on display in the Learning Commons while selected literary works will be read aloud during the event after prizes are awarded.
Submission Deadline: April 12, 2019
Public Reception: April 28, 2019, 3-6 p.m., LC 203 (Archives Room)
For questions, please contact:
Art submissions: Sue Jenkins at firstname.lastname@example.org
Writing submissions: Dr. Erin Sadlack at email@example.com
Find out about the many things going on in Campus Ministry. Better yet, participate! There's something for everyone.
Check out Lenten Resources including a 2019 Fast, Pray, Give Calendar.
March 17, 2019
March 15, 2019
Professor Dr. David Palmiter Interviewed for article in MarketWatch
Marywood University will present Seventh Annual Human Trafficking Awareness Events
Marywood University professor among speakers at Unmentionables Symposium
March 14, 2019
Marywood University plans Speed-Networking Event for April 4th
Prospective student signs Letter of Intent to continue her soccer career at Marywood University
Marywood University Baseball Sweeps past Buccaneers
Marywood University Professors to serve as panelist for 'Les Miserables' screening discussion
Auburn senior to play lacrosse at Marywood University
Marywood University Lifelong Learners have scheduled two spring trips
March 13, 2019
March 12, 2019
March 11, 2019
Marywood University to present 'Operation Peaceful Warrior' Exercise Program
Marywood University Professor's paper is finalist for Maynard Award
NEPA Chapter of American Advertising Federation Awards
Marywood University Alumna announces run for clerk of courts
Marywood University MBA Program Ranked