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Large outdoor sculpture, "The University of Family" at PSWS by artist Oliver LaGrone, has graced a campus hillside for 40 years.

Sculptures have been part of campus history for 40 years

In May, 1976, African American artist Oliver LaGrone, Penn State's Artist-in-Residence at the time, created two sculptures for Penn State Worthington Scranton. Those pieces have been inspiring awe and curiosity for visitors and students alike for the past 40 years. By: Kelly Frey
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Jon Tobin, career services coordinator, meets with a student to discuss opportunities such as mentoring and internships that she can use to start building career experience while still in college.

Career planning not just for college seniors anymore

Career Services at Penn State is not just for graduating seniors. PSWS Career Services Coordinator Jon Tobin now reaches out to students starting in their freshman year, and is even available to help Penn State alumni throughout their post-college careers. By: Shawnna Meyers
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James Wilkerson and Marwan Wafa

James Wilkerson to present two research papers at national conference

James Wilkerson, program coordinator for Penn State Scranton’s business and project and supply chain management programs, will present two research papers at a national conference next month, one of which he co-authored with Penn State Scranton Chancellor Marwan Wafa.
PSSN player shoots basketball over York guard

Lady Lions inch past PSU York in overtime thriller

The Penn State Scranton Lady Lions basketball team sealed their first win of the season today against PSUAC competitor, Penn State York, 65-64, in overtime on their home court. The PSU Scranton Lady Lions will see Penn State Brandywine at home this Friday, December 7, with tip-off at 6 pm.
Tony Amico speaking to the crowd

Local Dunmore author copes with personal tragedy through art

Local author Tony Amico recently was a guest speaker at Penn State Scranton, where he talked about his inspirational book, "Painting Life With Words of Encouragement," a book he wrote after the tragic suicide of his only child, his son, Michelangelo.
Kara Stone

Scranton campus English professor presents paper at conference in Switzerland

Kara Stone, assistant teaching professor of English at Penn State Scranton, presented her research paper at the recent “Secrecy and Surveillance in Medieval and Early Modern England Conference,” hosted by the Swiss Association of Medieval and Early Modern English Studies.
Deb Johnson

Deborah Brandt Johnson is Penn State Scranton's December Employee of the Month

Deborah Brandt Johnson, alumni and development specialist at Penn State Scranton, has been named the campus' Employee of the Month for December by Chancellor Marwan Wafa.