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PSWS student being advised

Advising Week events announced

This week is advising week! Make sure to get in touch with your advisers to schedule a meeting in preparation for the upcoming spring semester, and be sure to participate in some of the fun events we have planned as well, including the Halloween party on Wednesday, with a costume contest and free food.
A student attending the Penn State Northeast Region Career Expo talks with a company representative.

Students meet potential employers at Regional Career Expo

Penn State Worthington Scranton hosted the 2016 Eastern Region Career Expo and Luncheon, which featured over 40 employers from around the region and connected students from five Penn State campuses to job and internship opportunities.
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PSWS will kick off University's new "All In" Initiative on Oct. 6

On Oct. 6, PSWS will join the rest of the Penn State community to kick off an ongoing University-wide initiative that brings students, faculty and staff together to show their commitment to cultivating a diverse and inclusive environment — respectful of everyone regardless of race, ethnicity, religion, age, sexual orientation, abilities, background, veteran’s status, political beliefs, and all the ways we differ.
Angela Schuback

Angela Schuback is PSWS October Employee of the Month

Dr. Marwan Wafa, chancellor at Penn State Worthington Scranton, has named Angela Schuback, external relations assistant in University Relations, as the Employee of the Month for October.
PSWS Psychology Professor Dr. P. Douglas Sellers

PSWS professor addresses local Visiting Nurse Association

Dr. P. Douglas Sellers II, assistant professor of psychology at Penn State Worthington Scranton, gave a presentation to the Visiting Nurse Association in Olyphant as part of their ongoing Lunch and Learn series.
Town Hall

Streaming address for Penn State Town Hall announced

The University is hosting a Town Hall from 3-5 p.m. Sept. 28 in the Pavilion Theatre at University Park. The meeting will be livestreamed for faculty and staff members at all Penn State campuses to view.

Constitution Day 2016 celebrations planned across Penn State campuses

Penn State’s annual celebration of Constitution Day will take place on Friday, Sept. 16 at University Park, with events happening throughout the month of September across Penn State campuses.
A showcase of some banned books

Library open house celebrates Banned Books Week

The library staff at Penn State Worthington Scranton held an Open House event on the first day of national Banned Books Week, honoring both the resources that the PSWS campus library offers today's students, as well as celebrating people's right to read whatever books they choose.
Comedian Dave Coulier performs his comedy act.

Dave Coulier a hit at Penn State Worthington Scranton

Comedian Dave Coulier wows a crowd of several hundred during his appearance Sept. 27 at Penn State Worthington Scranton, receiving a standing ovation and then taking time after his performance to meet with students and give a personal interview.
Dave Coulier

Comedian Dave Coulier to perform Sept. 23 at Penn State Worthington Scranton

Comedian and actor Dave Coulier will perform his stand-up comedy act at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 23 at Penn State Worthington Scranton. Admission is free for Penn State Worthington Scranton students and $10 for the public. The show will take place in the campus' Multi-Purpose Building.