Penn State Worthington Scranton recently hosted the Heroin Hits Home event, a powerful presentation that shared some startling facts and statistics about heroin use in Lackawanna County, along with some touching stories of those who have lost their lives or loved ones to heroin.
The Penn State Worthington Scranton Alumni Society's annual Breakfast with the Nittany Lion will take place from 9 a.m. to noon on Sunday, April 2, in The View Cafe, in the campus' Study Learning Center. Tickets are $8 for adults and $5 for children under 12, and can be purchased from any PSWS Alumni Society member or by calling 570-963-2536. Tickets will also be available at the door.
The Hub coffeeshop, located in the Grace Bible Church across the street from campus, now has an internship program for business majors at Worthington Scranton that offers flexible scheduling, along with close proximity to campus, making it easy for students to get to, as well as the ability to work with busy class schedules.
Corinne Alice Nulton, an academic adviser and adjunct English instructor at Penn State Worthington Scranton, recently had a short story published in "The Night Bazaar: Eleven Haunting Tales of Forbidden Wishes and Dangerous Desires," a new fantasy fiction anthology released by Northampton House Press.
Dr. Michael Evans, assistant clinical professor of nursing and assistant chief academic officer at Penn State Worthington Scranton, has been appointed coordinator of the Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses (AMSN) Research Team.
Campus nursing students Kelly Arnold and Kailey Gearhart did it "for the kids!" The two women made it through their first THON experience, dancing for 46 consecutive hours in the Bryce Jordan Center at University Park's THON this weekend.