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Planners for 2017 health fair

PSWS to host annual Nittany Lion Free Children's Health Fair

This year's Nittany Lion Free Children's Health Fair will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 9, at Penn State Worthington Scranton's Multipurpose Building. The event is open to the public and free of charge.
PSU and Lackawanna articulation agreement

Northeast campuses sign articulation agreement with Lackawanna College

Lackawanna College students who graduate with their associate degree now have direct transfer options to three regional Penn State campuses thanks to an articulation agreement the institutions announced Aug. 10 at Penn State Worthington Scranton in Dunmore.
Brad Kovaleski and Marwan Wafa

Brad Kovaleski receives 2017 Award for Excellence in Administrative Services

Brad Kovaleski, director of student affairs and engagement at Penn State Worthington Scranton, was the recipient of this year’s Award for Excellence in Administrative Services. Kovaleski was nominated for his role in organizing the campus’ recent Safe Zone training.
Mary Runco receives Excellence Award

Mary Runco receives 2017 Award for Excellence in Support Services

Mary Runco, administrative assistant for academic affairs/nursing at Penn State Worthington Scranton, was recently named the recipient of the campus’ Award for Excellence in Support Services.

Mike Rzucidlo is the Worthington Scranton August Employee of the Month

Mike Rzucidlo of the campus' maintenance and operations department has been named the August Employee of the Month at Penn State Worthington Scranton by Chancellor Marwan Wafa.
Exterior of Dawson Building

Penn State Worthington Scranton changing name to Penn State Scranton

Penn State's presence in the greater Scranton area will be taking on a new name: Penn State Scranton. Approved today (July 21) by the University's Board of Trustees, the name change is intended to increase general awareness and visibility of the campus and more accurately reflect its geographic region. The name also will continue to honor the campus’ namesake – Worthington Scranton – as well as the Scranton family, which continues to be involved with and support the campus.
Mary Ann Joyce

Mary Ann Joyce recognized for exemplary service to Worthington Scranton campus

Mary Ann Joyce, information resources and services support specialist in Penn State Worthington Scranton’s library, was the recipient of this year’s Gertrude Hawk Chocolates Service Award.
Dale Holen

Dale Holen to discuss climate change as guest panelist at The Gathering

Dale Holen, associate professor of biology at Penn State Worthington Scranton, will be a panelist at The Gathering, set for July 14-16 at Keystone College in La Plume, Pennsylvania. Holen will be one of five members on the panel on climate change, joining a public lands manager, a farmer, a corporate executive, and a fellow educator.
allison burns

Registrar Allison Burns is Worthington Scranton's July Employee of the Month

Allison Burns, Penn State Worthington Scranton registrar, has been named the July Employee of the Month by Chancellor Marwan Wafa.
Russoniello receives Sherbine award

Russoniello receives K. Bruce Sherbine Penn State Proud Award

Penn State Worthington Scranton Director of Development Maria Russoniello is the 2017 recipient of the campus’ K. Bruce Sherbine Penn State Proud Award.

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