• Scranton campus welcomes new adjunct faculty at annual meet and greet
    September 19, 2019
    Each year, Penn State Scranton's Academic Affairs department hosts a special reception for new and returning adjunct faculty members. The Annual Adjunct Meet and Greet provides new and returning adjunct instructors with information on campus services and resources and to help support their success at Penn State Scranton.
  • Alumni to offer 'A Night of Penn State Jazz' on Oct. 15
    September 17, 2019
    Penn State alumni representing four northeast regional campuses ? Hazleton, Schuylkill, Scranton and Wilkes-Barre ? will offer ?A Night of Penn State Jazz? on Oct. 15 at the historic Ritz Theater in Scranton. Doors will open at 6 pm. The concert, featuring Penn State?s Centre Dimensions jazz ensemble, will begin at 7 p.m.
  • Campus remembers victims of Sept. 11 terrorist attacks with solemn ceremony
    September 11, 2019
    Penn State Scranton remembered victims of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks with solemn campus ceremony.
  • Scranton campus celebrates renovated patio, new historical marker
    September 10, 2019
    Penn State Scranton continued to look to the future while simultaneously honoring its past as it unveiled both its newly renovated patio and a new Penn State historical marker during a ribbon-cutting ceremony held today (Sept. 10).
  • Scranton HDFS program to hold first alumni reunion dinner Oct. 10
    September 09, 2019
    Given its status as one of the most popular four-year degree programs at Penn State Scranton, the Human Development and Family Studies (HDFS) program has built up an impressive alumni network throughout its two-decade-plus history. A celebration seems in order, and on Oct. 10 the program will host its very first HDFS Reunion Dinner.
  • Penn State Scranton to host free community concert featuring Bon Jersey
    September 06, 2019
    Popular Bon Jovi tribute band Bon Jersey will serve as the headliner at a free community concert on Sept. 21 hosted at Penn State Scranton. The concert is the last event celebrating Penn State Scranton's 50th anniversary.
  • Learning Center at Penn State Scranton provides numerous resources for students
    September 05, 2019
    For Penn State Scranton students looking to enhance their academic experience outside of the classroom, there is no better investment than the campus Learning Center, located in the David and Ann Hawk Student Success Center in the lower level of the Study Learning Center. To promote its services, the Learning Center is hosting a series of informational sessions during the first month of the fall semester.
  • Fall 2019 scholarly communications and copyright workshops announced
    September 04, 2019
    This fall?s scholarly communications and copyright workshop slate will include in-person workshops at Penn State Behrend, Penn State Scranton and Penn State Harrisburg, as well as a full set of Zoom workshops, including our popular trainings on complying with public access policies from federal agencies. There are specialized workshops for thesis and dissertation writers, instructional designers and scholarly authors.
  • Scranton campus plans behavioral health and wellness events for fall semester
    September 03, 2019
    Throughout the semester, Penn State Scranton's Counseling Services will host special events focused on a variety of relevant issues, from suicide awareness to self-defense to fitness-based wellness. The events came out of a poll conducted with the campus community last year regarding what types of counseling and wellness programming they wanted to see made available.
  • Sarah Tichenor is the September Employee of the Month
    September 03, 2019
    Sarah Tichenor, administrative support assistant in the campus' Learning Resource Center, has been named the Employee of the Month for September by Penn State Scranton Chancellor Marwan Wafa.
  • Penn State Scranton adopts new operational hours to better serve students
    August 30, 2019
    Students returned to Penn State Scranton this semester to find a campus community that?s now more accommodating to their schedules. In an effort to be better attuned to the needs of students, the campus has extended the hours of operation for several of its facilities.
  • Commuter meal plans offer dining options for off-campus students
    August 22, 2019
    Penn State students who commute to campus or live in on-campus apartments have a convenient option for grabbing a meal or a snack: the Commuter Meal Plan. The plan, which is charged to the student account, has recently been expanded to three levels and is now offered at additional Penn State locations.
  • Scranton welcomes new library and advising center staffers
    August 21, 2019
    Penn State Scranton recently welcomed two new staff members to the campus community ? Meghan Cruciani, who is the new associate director of academic advising, and Cameron Nielsen, who will serve a one-year appointment as reference and instruction librarian.
  • Student services and engagement director fulfills longtime goal of earning Ph.D.
    August 12, 2019
    Penn State Scranton Students Services and Engagement Director Brad Kovaleski recently earned his doctorate in organizational learning from Gannon University in Erie, after successfully defending his dissertation, ?Exploring University Employee Perceptions of Engagement.?
  • Rob Notari is August employee of the month at Penn State Scranton
    August 01, 2019
    Rob Notari, system administrator in Penn State Scranton's Information Technology department, has been named the August Employee of the Month by Chancellor Marwan Wafa.