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Heroin Hits home event

PSWS hosts Heroin Hits Home event for campus and community

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.

Air Force ROTC (AFROTC) to hold open house

Penn State Worthington Scranton is one of 10 local universities participating in an upcoming open house for the U.S. Air Force ROTC (AFROTC) from 4 to 6 p.m. on April 20, at Wilkes University.

Enjoy breakfast with the Nittany Lion on April 2!

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.
Nick Forrester

Internships at local coffee spot offer students career-building experience

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.

Nadine Ruane is the March Employee of the Month

Nadine Ruane, campus' maintenance/building operations, has been named Penn State Worthington Scranton's March Employee of the Month by Chancellor Marwan Wafa.
Nittany Lion on ride

Penn State Day at Knoebel’s slated for May 20

On Saturday, May 20, the Penn State Worthington Scranton Alumni Society will co-sponsor its eighth annual Penn State Day at Knoebels Amusement Park in Elysburg.
Dr. Donna Volpe

Nursing instructor completes Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) degree

Donna Volpe, instructor in nursing at Penn State Worthington Scranton, recently completed her Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) degree from Penn State University.
Corinne Nulton

Worthington Scranton's Corinne Nulton has short story published in new anthology

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

Evans appointed coordinator of research team

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.
2017 PSWS THON dancers

They did it 'For The Kids'

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.