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2014 Today@Wilkes Student News Archive

Help Desk Will be Closed During the Winter Holiday

December 19, 2014 | Today@wilkes

The Help Desk will be closed for the Winter Holiday starting on Wednesday, December 24th, 2014.

FINAL GRADES FOR FALL SEMESTER AVAILABLE

December 19, 2014 | Today@wilkes

Final grades for Fall 2014 semester now available on-line.

SHUTTLE SERVICE ENDS TODAY

December 16, 2014 | Today@wilkes

Wilkes shuttle service will end today, December 16th, at 6 pm.

Library Website

December 16, 2014 | Today@wilkes

Many pages in the Farley Library website will be unavailable the afternoon of Wednesday, December 17 while we upgrade our research guides.

Commuter Parking Applications

December 12, 2014 | Today@wilkes

Any student who submitted an on-line parking application and did not receive an automatic response should re-apply.

Ballet Northeast Nutcracker

December 12, 2014 | Today@wilkes

Ballet Northeast presents "The Nutcracker" at the Darte Center on the campus of Wilkes University December 12 through 14.

All Hartman House Girls Have Been Adopted

December 11, 2014 | Today@wilkes

All the Hartman House Girls have been adopted! Thank you all so much for your generosity! Families and children still in need of items.

Professional Pharmacy Application Deadline

December 11, 2014 | Today@wilkes

The deadline for submitting Professional Pharmacy applications is January 15, 2015.

Fitness Center Winter Break Hours

December 11, 2014 | Today@wilkes

Listed are the Fitness Center's hours of operation during Winter Break.

3 Hartman House Residents Need Adoption

December 10, 2014 | Today@wilkes

There are still 3 Hartman House residents that need to be adopted. The residents are teenaged girls who have been removed from their home because of abuse.

FLU SHOTS

December 10, 2014 | Today@wilkes

The Wilkes University Health & Wellness Department still HAS A FEW FLU SHOTS LEFT IF ANYONE IS INTERESTED IN RECEIVING ONE.

Order your Krispy Kreme from the Wilkes University Cheerleaders today! Glazed Dozens... Special Order (Filled) Half-Dozens... Certificates for a dozen... Coffee.... AND Partnership Cards for BOGO Dozen Glazed!

December 09, 2014 | Today@wilkes

The cheerleaders are gearing up for College Nationals in Orlando, Florida in ONE MONTH! We are trying to get some last minute fundraising money in by doing a Krispy Kreme Doughnuts Sale!

10 Cookie Dough Mix Mason Jars REMAIN! $6 each... Contact Wilkes Cheerleading to Purchase One!

December 09, 2014 | Today@wilkes

The cheerleaders are selling cookie dough mix in mason jars for $6 each. We have 10 jars left.

Floor Hockey Intramural

December 08, 2014 | Today@wilkes

We are trying to get recruit more students to join Wilkes' Floor Hockey Intramural to make it an official club.

English Department Senior Capstone Presentations

December 08, 2014 | Today@wilkes

All students and faculty are cordially invited to attend the English Department Senior Capstone presentations on Wednesday, December 10.

Seats Still Available for Philadelphia Trip with Student Activities this Saturday

December 05, 2014 | Today@wilkes

We still have a few spots available for the Philadelphia Holiday Trip on Saturday, 12/6.

ATTENTION UNDERGRADUATE & PHARMACY STUDENTS GRADUATING IN MAY 2015

December 04, 2014 | Today@wilkes

Completed Graduation Paperwork (signed diploma order, cap & gown order, and copy of the degree audit) are due by December 15th.

IME Poster Presentation

December 04, 2014 | Today@wilkes

The Freshmen IME students will be presenting their business team project posters on Monday, December 8th.

Chamber Singers Present Bach Christmas Oratorio December 6-7

December 04, 2014 | Today@wilkes

On Saturday and Sunday, December 6 and 7, the Wilkes University Chamber Singers will join with the Arcadia Chorale and the Arcadia Festival Orchestra to present a performance of parts I-III of J. S. Bach's Christmas Oratorio.

Wilkes University MBA Long Sleeve Tshirts For Sale!

December 04, 2014 | Today@wilkes

MBA students are selling long sleeve Tshirts in all sizes.

Grilled Stickies Sale

December 03, 2014 | Today@wilkes

The Alternative Spring Break Teams will be selling Ye Olde College Diner Grilled Stickies beginning Thursday, December 4th.

Freshman Class Ugly Holiday Sweater Social

December 03, 2014 | Today@wilkes

The freshman class will be hosting an Ugly Holiday Sweater Social this Friday at 7:00 pm in the first floor Henry Student Center lounge.

The Running of the Trains

December 03, 2014 | Today@wilkes

Students in EE342 Microcomputer Operation and Design have been developing, interfacing, and programming microcontroller based computers throughout the semester. At The Running of the Trains, each will be controlling part of an HO gauge railroad in the laboratory.

eLearning Thanks You!

December 03, 2014 | Today@wilkes

Thank you to ALL 500 of you who participated in our Wilkes LIVE Student Survey!

Holiday Food Drive for CEO Food Bank

December 03, 2014 | Today@wilkes

Zebra Communications will be collecting canned food on the 4th (Thurs), 9th (Tues) and 11th (Thurs) in the Henry Student Center to donate to the CEO Food Bank.

Champion Sale at Wilkes-King's Barnes & Noble Store

December 03, 2014 | Today@wilkes

Our 25% off Champion sale will last until 12/14.

Annual Giving Tree Drive

December 02, 2014 | Today@wilkes

The Annual Giving Tree Drive is now underway.

Resident Assistant Applications Available for Pickup

December 02, 2014 | Today@wilkes

The RA Application is now available for pick-up in the Office of Residence Life on the 3rd floor of Passan Hall.

Pie your RA!

December 02, 2014 | Today@wilkes

Come pie your RA in the face in the Henry Student Center on the first floor on Tuesday and Thursday this week from 11 AM-1 PM!

FYF Symposium

December 02, 2014 | Today@wilkes

Tuesday, December 2 from 11 am -1 pm the First Year Foundations Symposium will be held in the Student Center Ballroom.

Wilkes Adventure Ed Informational Meeting

December 02, 2014 | Today@wilkes

Wondering what trips we'll be taking in the Spring? How to become a Facilitator? Or how to know what kind of shenanigans we're up to in the next few semesters?

Stress Relief Massages - Sponsored by BACCHUS

December 02, 2014 | Today@wilkes

BACCHUS will once again be sponsoring pre-finals week stress relief massages from 11 am - 2 pm on December 4th.

Scarf Sale on Wednesday, December 3rd

December 02, 2014 | Today@wilkes

Suzie (the famous omelette maker) is having a scarf sale Wednesday, December 3rd on the first floor of the Henry Student Center!

Today is the LAST Day to Order Your Wilkes Candles from the Cheerleading Squad

December 02, 2014 | Today@wilkes

The cheerleaders are selling candles from the Pond Creek Candle Company, which are created by a disabled Veteran. 16 ounce jars are $15, and 24 ounce jars are $20. You can order from any cheerleader Today (December 2nd) at the Holiday Shopping Event (10 am to 2 pm in the Henry Student Center Lounge).

3rd Annual Holiday Shopping Event TODAY on the 1st Floor of the Student Center from 10 am to 2 pm!

December 02, 2014 | Today@wilkes

On Tuesday, December 2nd the Office of Student Development will be hosting their Annual Holiday Shopping Event.

Barnes & Noble at Wilkes-King's De-stress Fest

December 01, 2014 | Today@wilkes

Join us for an exclusive student event on Friday, December 5, 2014.

Today & Tomorrow are the LAST Days to Order Your Wilkes Candles from the Cheerleading Squad

December 01, 2014 | Today@wilkes

The cheerleaders are selling candles from the Pond Creek Candle Company, which are created by a disabled Veteran. 16 ounce jars are $15, and 24 ounce jars are $20.

Lighting Upgrades UCOM Parking Garage

December 01, 2014 | Today@wilkes

Starting December 1st and continuing thru December 17th the University will be upgrading the existing lighting throughout the parking garage.

Holiday Shopping Event in Student Center Tomorrow from 10 am to 2 pm!

December 01, 2014 | Today

The Office of Student Development presents their 3rd Annual Holiday Shopping Event on Tuesday, December 2nd from 10 am to 2 pm.

Vagina Monologues Information Meeting

December 01, 2014 | Today@wilkes

Wilkes University's 2015 production of "The Vagina Monologues" is in need of interested student, staff, and faculty participants.

International Dessert Appreciation Coffee Hour

November 25, 2014 | Today@Wilkes

Sample Desserts and Coffee on December 10

Teach for America Webinar

November 25, 2014 | Today@Wilkes

Online Information Session for Students and Alumni on December 2

IMAD Installation: "Darn it, we're not engineers! But Dan is."

November 24, 2014 | 

Relax before finals with members of the the integrative media crew as they show off some of their latest creations. There will be free refreshments.

Check out the summer undergraduate course schedule!

November 24, 2014 | Today@Wilkes

Start your summer planning now! The 2015 summer class schedule is now online.

W-B to close roads during Christmas Parade

November 21, 2014 | Today@Wilkes

The City of Wilkes-Barre has announced that some streets will be closed during Saturday's Christmas parade.

Thank You for a Taste of Wilkes!

November 21, 2014 | Today@Wilkes

On behalf of Megan Boone Valkenburg, Anne Skleder, Ed Foote, and myself, I would just like to say thank you to everyone who donated their time, talents, and resources to the Taste of Wilkes event.

Calendar Reminder to All

November 21, 2014 | Today@Wilkes

According to the University's Academic Calendar, Tuesday, November 25th is to follow a THURSDAY class schedule.

Memorial Service for Jonathan Ratchko

November 20, 2014 | Today@wilkes

Please join us for a Memorial Service on campus to celebrate the life of Jonathan Ratchko on Friday, November 21, 2014, at 4 PM, in the lobby of the Dorothy Dickson Darte Center for the Performing Arts.

Parking Applications for Spring 2015 for Residents and Commuters

November 20, 2014 | Today@wilkes

Spring 2015 parking applications for Residents and Commuters will only be available online, starting on November 19th, 2014.

WUPB Hosts DIY Night 11/20

November 20, 2014 | Today@wilkes

WUPB will be holding a Holiday DIY night this evening in the first floor lounge of the Henry Student Center.

Student Activities Holiday Trip to Philadelphia

November 20, 2014 | Tioday@wilkes

There are a few spots left for the Philly Holiday Trip on Saturday, 12/6 with Student Activities. If you are selected to attend the trip you will be able to bring another Wilkes student with you.

SMOOTHIE SALE - Running Club Fundraiser

November 20, 2014 | Today@wilkes

On Thursday, November 20th the Running Club will be in the Henry Student Center selling smoothies during club hours!

Sport & Event Management Club Sponsoring Hockey Night at Mohegan Sun Arena

November 19, 2014 | Today@wilkes

See the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins vs. Hershey Bears on Saturday, December 6th.

Dinner and a Show on Saturday 11/22

November 19, 2014 | Today@wilkes

Student Activities is offering dinner and a show on Saturday, November 22 and there are still a few spots left!

Hunger and Homelessness Faces of Homelessness TODAY!

November 19, 2014 | Today@wilkes

Join us today at 12 noon in Marts 203, as several residents from Ruth's Place talk about their experience of homelessness.

Freshman T-shirt Sale

November 19, 2014 | Today@wilkes

Freshman T-shirt pre-orders will be taken until November 25th.

Internship Information and Registration

November 19, 2014 | Today@wilkes

Do you have any questions about doing a spring internship? Bring your resume and attend the Internship Information session on Tuesday, 11/ 24 ​from ​11:00 am - 12:00 pm.

Blood Drive Wednesday, November 19th

November 18, 2014 | Today@wilkes

We will be holding a blood drive on Wednesday, November 19th from 10:00 am - 4:00 pm in the Henry Student Center Ballroom.

BACCHUS Giving Away Free Ice Cream - November 20th, 4:00 to 5:00 PM

November 18, 2014 | Today@wilkes

BACCHUS will be giving away free ice cream sundaes to anyone who stops by the Commuter Lounge on November 20th from 4:00 to 5 PM.

Wilkes Adventure Education is Leading a Glamping Trip This Weekend November 21-23 at Promised Land State Park

November 18, 2014 | Today@wilkes

Glamping is glamorous camping: we stay in cottages, cook our food over fire and spend the days outside in nature.

Wilkes University Choral Ensembles to Present LOVE: Lost and Found

November 18, 2014 | Today@wilkes

On Friday, November 21, the Wilkes University Chorus and the Wilkes University Chamber Singers will present LOVE: Lost and Found at St. Stephen's Episcopal Church in Wilkes-Barre.

FYF Urban Plunge Class Collecting Everyday Items for Ruth's Place

November 18, 2014 | Today@wilkes

FYF is volunteering at Ruth's Place (a local women's homeless shelter) and is collecting everyday items for them.

Bake Sale TODAY, 11 AM to 1 PM, Henry Student Center

November 18, 2014 | Today@wilkes

The cheerleaders will be hosting a bake sale today.

Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences Hosting Presentation: Regulation of Cancer Development by PAK2 Kinase

November 18, 2014 | Today@wilkes

Jun Ling, Ph.D., The Commonwealth Medical Center, will be doing a presentation titled: Regulation of Cancer Development by PAK2 Kinase.

Wilkes University to Host National Weather Service SKYWARN Training, Nov 19, 2014, 6:30 PM-8:00 PM, SLC 101

November 18, 2014 | Today@wilkes

The NWS in Binghamton, NY will be conducting a Winter SKYWARN (weather spotters) training class on November 19th from 6:30 to 8:00 PM. This class is for beginners or anyone that has a general interest in weather.

Customized Wilkes Candles

November 18, 2014 | Today@wilkes

Order your customized Wilkes candle today! The candles are all homemade by a local, disabled veteran through Pondcreek Candles.

Timesheet Reminder

November 17, 2014 | Today@wilkes

Timesheet Reminder - ALL Timesheets DUE in PAYROLL

Payroll Announcement: Payroll Year End Processing Deadline Schedule

November 17, 2014 | Today@wilkes

Due to the upcoming Wilkes holiday and bank processing pay schedules deadlines have been established to ensure timely pay checks for the remainder of the calendar year.

Jamberry Nails Fundraiser Going on Now for the Cheerleading Squad

November 17, 2014 | Today@wilkes

The cheerleaders are doing a Jamberry Nails fundraiser right now to help defray the costs of their trip to Nationals! You can order online at jessbaker.jamberrynails.net

Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week Events

November 17, 2014 | Today@wilkes

This Week is National Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week, in order to commemorate this week there will be several events on campus.

Hunger and Homelessness Week Collection

November 17, 2014 | Today@wilkes

As part of National Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week, Campus Interfaith in conjunction with the AmeriCorps Vista for Veterans, will be collecting the following items to be donated to St. Hedwig's Home for Homeless Veterans.

Native American Indian Heritage Celebration - Film - Smokin Fish

November 17, 2014 | Today@wilkes

In Celebration of Native American Indian Month The Center for Global Education and Diversity would like to invite you to see: Smokin Fish.

Taste of Wilkes Event

November 17, 2014 | Today@wilkes

The Taste of Wilkes event will be held on Thursday, November 20th from 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm in the Henry Student Center Ballroom. With a donation of $5.00 to the United Way, guests will be able to sample delicious home cooked dishes.

Health Sciences Pre-Professional Society is Hosting the US Army Forward Surgical Unit

November 17, 2014 | Today@wilkes

The Health Sciences Pre-Professional Society is hosting the US Army Forward Surgical Unit on Thursday, November 20th from 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM.

Wilkes LIVE Student Survey - Fall 2014

November 17, 2014 | Today@wilkes

We are now conducting a student survey and we would appreciate your feedback on D2L LIVE.

Swim Team Fundraiser

November 17, 2014 | Today@wilkes

The Wilkes swim team has customizable stickers, kettle corn, and cancer awareness t-shirts for sale till Friday, November 21.

Globalize Your Thanksgiving, Invite an International Student to Dinner

November 17, 2014 | Today@wilkes

Invite one or two international students to your Thanksgiving and you will have a great opportunity to share an American holiday with someone from a foreign culture and to learn about traditions and holidays from other places.

Open Forum for Director of Facilities Position

November 17, 2014 | Today@wilkes

The Search Committee for the Executive Director of Facilities position will be bringing candidates to campus. The Committee would like to invite all interested students, faculty, and staff members to the open forums.

Powderpuff Football Tournament December 7th

November 17, 2014 | Today@wilkes

The Wilkes University Cheerleading squad is holding a Powderpuff Football Tournament to raise money for Nationals!

Salvation Army Bake Sale

November 17, 2014 | Today@wilkes

Zebra Communication's Salvation Army account team will be having a bake sale Tuesday, November 18th and Thursday, November 20th.

Military Appreciation Week! November 10-14

November 14, 2014 | Today@wilkes

Military Appreciation Week will acknowledge Military Veterans and Active Duty Military Personnel. The United States Coast Guard is showcased today.

Memorial Service for Jonathan Ratchko

November 14, 2014 | Today@wilkes

We have learned from Jonathan's parents that a memorial service will be held at 10 AM on Monday from the Trinity Lutheran Church in Hazleton, PA (100 North Church Street).

Attention: Pre-Pharmacy Students!

November 13, 2014 | Today@wilkes

There will be a pre-pharmacy panel discussion on Tuesday, November 18th, from 12-1pm in SLC 166. This is the time that pre-pharmacy students can ask students in pharmacy school anything they want from classes to PCATs to intern hours to extracurricular activities.

Military Appreciation Week! November 10-14

November 13, 2014 | Today@wilkes

Military Appreciation Week will acknowledge Military Veterans and Active Duty Military Personnel showcasing the United States Navy on November 13.

Navy Nuclear Propulsion Officer Program Info Session 11/18

November 13, 2014 | Today@wilkes

The US Navy will send a technical specialist to Wilkes on TUESDAY NOV 18th, 11:30, SLC 160 to talk to Engineering, Math and Physics students about their Navy Nuclear Propulsion Officer Program.

Help improve the Perception of Wilkes-Barre!

November 13, 2014 | Today@wilkes

As part of a PPD legacy project some Sidhu School Seniors are raising money to rent a billboard. The billboard will feature an inspirational message pertaining to Wilkes-Barre.

Parking Announcement: Student Center/UCOM Surface/Passan Parking Lots

November 13, 2014 | Today@wilkes

Parking Announcement: Student Center/UCOM Surface/Passan Parking Lots for Wilkes Open House

Parking Announcement: Parking at Open House Event

November 13, 2014 | Today@wilkes

The Wilkes University Community, staff and faculty are requested to park in the UCOM Garage for the Open House Event.

Red Cross Disaster Relief Volunteers Needed

November 13, 2014 | Today@wilkes

The Red Cross Disaster Relief Coordinator has reached out to us for some volunteers on November 15th. One of our elderly neighbors has lost her home to a fire and needs our assistance in cleaning.

Free STD Testing

November 13, 2014 | Today@wilkes

Free and confidential Gonorrhea and Chlamydia testing done on campus.

Open Grief Counseling Session from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on November 13

November 13, 2014 | Today@wilkes

As members of the Wilkes community mourn the loss of one of their classmates and students, the University Counseling Center will make a third open group counseling session available.

Dining Services Semester Survey

November 13, 2014 | Today@wilkes

Love Wilkes Dining Services? Want to comment on something they can improve on? Take our online survey and let us know how we're doing!

Barnes and Noble Bookstore Fleece Sale

November 12, 2014 | Today@wilkes

25% off entire stock of fleece tops and bottoms for a limited time.

New Issue of Women's and Gender Studies Newsletter Now Available!

November 12, 2014 | Today@wilkes

The latest edition of the WGS newsletter is now available.

Open Grief Counseling Session at 11 a.m., Wednesday, Nov. 12

November 12, 2014 | Today@wilkes

As members of the Wilkes community mourn the loss of one of their classmates and students, the University Counseling Center will make a second open group counseling session available at 11 a.m on Wednesday, Nov. 12.

Military Appreciation Week! November 10-14

November 12, 2014 | Today@wilkes

Military Appreciation Week will acknowledge Military Veterans and Active Duty Military Personnel. Today the United States Army is showcased.

Discount Cards for Local Businesses

November 12, 2014 | Today@wilkes

PPA is selling discount cards for local businesses. The cards cost $5 each, can be used an unlimited number of times, and don't expire until March 31, 2015.

Military Appreciation Week! November 10-14

November 11, 2014 | Today@wilkes

Military Appreciation Week will acknowledge Military Veterans and Active Duty Military Personnel. Tuesday, November 11, 2014 will showcase the United States Air Force.

$5 Unlimited Pancake Breakfast to Benefit Cheerleaders THIS SUNDAY!

November 11, 2014 | Today@wilkes

The Cheerleaders are currently selling $5 pancake breakfast tickets for this Sunday, November 16th.

Military Appreciation Week! November 10-14

November 10, 2014 | Today@wilkes

Military Appreciation Week will acknowledge Military Veterans and Active Duty Military Personnel.

Parking Announcement - ​Henry Student Center Lot - November 13, Veterans Brunch

November 10, 2014 | Today@Wilkes

Dear Campus Community: Wilkes will be hosting ​ our 4th Annual​ Veteran's Appreciation Brunch on Thursday, November 13th. Our distinguished guests will be traveling from over a dozen nursing homes, rehabilitation centers, and active adult centers. That said, they have particular needs in terms of parking accommodations. This will impact parking in the Henry Student Center Lot during the hours of 8:00 am - 1:00 pm. During that time Public Safety will have the middle rows blocked off for our guests. Thank you for your kind consideration during this event.

Vagina Monologues Information Meeting

November 10, 2014 | Today@wilkes

Wilkes University's 2015 production of "The Vagina Monologues" is in need of interested student, staff, and faculty participants. If you think you would like to join or contribute to the performance in any way, please make time to attend the information meeting on Wednesday, November 12 at 5:00 pm in Breiseth 320.

Drs. Robert and Judy Gardner Educational Forum Series

November 10, 2014 | Today@wilkes

Drs. Robert and Judy Gardner Educational Forum Series Presents: Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) of Luzerne County

6th Annual Wilkes University Veterans Day Ceremony

November 10, 2014 | Today@wilkes

The Wilkes University Veterans Council and Air Force ROTC Detachment 752 are honored to sponsor the 6th Annual Wilkes University Veterans Day Ceremony.

FYF Food Drive

November 10, 2014 | Today@wilkes

The FYF class, Urban Plunge, is sponsoring a food drive every Tuesday and Thursday 11:00 am - 1:00 pm in the Henry Student Center.

WUPB Spring Concert Survey

November 10, 2014 | Today@wilkes

Come to the Henry Student Center Concourse to complete a survey for the WUPB Spring Concert.

Empty Bowls Raises Money For Area Food Banks At Wilkes University Nov. 16

November 07, 2014 | Today@wilkes

Handmade bowls bring people together to help fight hunger in the third annual Empty Bowls event. It will be held at Wilkes University from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Nov. 16 in the ballroom of the Henry Student Center, 84 W. South St. in Wilkes-Barre.

Commuter Council NYC Bus Trip Ticket Sales

November 06, 2014 | Today@wilkes

Commuter Council selling tickets for annual NYC bus trip

October 2014 Creative Writing Program Newsletter

November 06, 2014 | Today@Wilkes

The October 2014 Creative Writing Program Newsletter is now available!

ASB- Kentucky Spots Available!

November 05, 2014 | Today@wilkes

There is still some space available (about 7 spots) for ASB Kentucky Mission Trip.

Psychology Club Sweatshirt Sale

November 05, 2014 | Today@Wilkes

The Psychology Club is hosting a sweatshirt sale for Wilkes Psychology items. There are two products being sold. One is a quarter-zip sweatshirt for $30. The other is a full-zip athletic jacket for $35.

Wilkes Wrestling East Region Championship Ring Ceremony

November 05, 2014 | Today@Wilkes

The Wilkes University wrestling team will receive their 2014 NCAA East Region Championship rings in a special ceremony prior to its home dual-match debut against Penn College on Wednesday at 7:00 p.m. at the Marts Center.

Lambda Kappa Sigma to Host Annual Turkey Tea Event on Tuesday, November 18

November 05, 2014 | Today@Wilkes

Lambda Kappa Sigma will be hosting its annual Turkey Tea event on Tuesday, November 18th from 11 to 1 in the SUB ballroom. Turkey, stuffing, mashed potatoes, gravy, vegetables, salad, and desserts will be served. Tickets are $10 and all proceeds will benefit the local Toys for Tots group.

Wilkes University Choral Ensembles to Host Spaghetti Dinner

November 05, 2014 | Today@wilkes

Looking for a cheap dinner? Want some music with your meal? Then come to the 4th Annual Wilkes University Choral Ensembles Spaghetti Dinner!

Wilkes University Cricket Club (WUCC)

November 05, 2014 | Today@Wilkes

Come and join us, and learn a sport that millions of people around the globe love to watch and play. Come and experience a new sport. You don't have to be perfect while learning. There is always a beginning to everything. Start your beginning this Thursday.

Annual Diwali Show provided by the Indian Cultural Association

November 05, 2014 | Today@Wilkes

Saturday November 8th, 2014 at 7 p.m.

Get your Wilkes University Class ring from Nov. 4-6 in the HSC Lobby

November 05, 2014 | Today@Wilkes

Nov. 4-6 in the HSC Lobby.

Core Survey - Give Us 15 Minutes, We'll Give You a Chance to Win

November 04, 2014 | Today@Wilkes

The Core Survey was sent to your Wilkes.edu account from "Wilkes University" with the subject, "Request from the Substance Abuse Task Force."

MSC's One World Party

November 04, 2014 | Today@Wilkes

Please join MSC in celebrating it's Third Annual One World Party this Thursday, November 6 at 7pm in the Sub Ballroom!

Pharmacy Bake Sale - PPA

November 04, 2014 | Today@Wilkes

Take a break during club hours this week on Thursday, November 6 and enjoy some sweet treats!

$5 UNLIMITED Pancake Breakfast at Applebee's 11/16 to Benefit Cheer Team's Trip to Nationals

November 04, 2014 | Today@Wilkes

Contact any cheerleader or coach, Jessica Short (jessica.short@wilkes.edu), to purchase your ticket. $5 covers the cost of beverages, pancakes, and sausage.

Bake Sale to Raise Funds for Cheerleaders Trip to Nationals!

November 04, 2014 | Today@Wilkes

Come out to the SUB from 11am to 1pm to support the cheerleaders on their way to Nationals! All items will be $1.

FREE Lunch for Sophomores Only! What You Should Be Doing to Get the Career of Your Dreams After Graduation! 11am to 1pm in Breiseth 107

November 04, 2014 | Today@Wilkes

Come to Breiseth 107 tomorrow at 11am to attend the second Sophomore Year Experience Workshop of the year. It will showcase Career Services resources, services, and advice. Lunch will be provided.

Wilkes Adventure Education Hike at High Point State Park

November 04, 2014 | Today@Wilkes

Wilkes Adventure Education will be hosting a day hike to High Point State Park on Saturday November 8th.

First Year Foundation Food Drive!

November 04, 2014 | Today@Wilkes

The First Year Foundation Class, Urban Plunge- Food Securities- will be collecting food donations every Tuesday and Thursday from 11-1 in the Henry Student Center until November 24th.

Get Out and Vote

November 04, 2014 | Today@Wilkes

This is a gentle reminder from the Civic Engagement office to get out and vote today.

Casino Week! November 11-14

November 04, 2014 | Today@Week

Casino Week will be hosted by Student Government from Tuesday November 11th - Friday November 14th. Don't miss out on these great events or the chance to win incredible prizes!

Colleges Against Cancer Fundraiser at Friendly's

November 03, 2014 | Today@Wilkes

Support Colleges Against Cancer: Relay for Life by coming out to Friendly's Restaurant November 20th!

Dodgeball Tournament - Sign Up Now

November 03, 2014 | Today@Wilkes

Students are invited to participate in a dodgeball tournament in support of the Embrace a Child in Tanzania Campaign hosted by Zebra Communications.

Guest.Wilkes.edu Password Change

November 03, 2014 | Today@Wilkes

As of today October 31, 2014, the ITS has changed the Guest.Wilkes.edu password.

Departmental Trick or Treating - Thank You

November 03, 2014 | Today@Wilkes

The Office of Student Development would like to THANK all of the departments and students who participated in the Departmental Trick-or-Treating event on Campus.

T-shirt Design Contest Winner Announced

October 31, 2014 | Today@Wilkes

Thank you to all who voted! The winning design was submitted by Amanda Gingrich!

Family Day and Sunday Worship Services This Weekend

October 31, 2014 | Today@Wilkes

We will have special Family Day Services this Saturday.

She's the First Update and Thank You

October 31, 2014 | Today@Wilkes

A big thank you to everyone who came out to support the She's the First fundraiser!

Girl Rising Film Screening Monday, November 3rd, 4pm, SUB Ballroom

October 31, 2014 | Today@Wilkes

Join the Women's and Gender Studies Department on Monday, November 3rd, at 4pm in the Henry Student Center Ballroom for a screening of the documentary Girl Rising.

Moe's and Hoopla! openings in Wilkes-Barre: College VIP Party

October 31, 2014 | Today@Wilkes

Moe's Southwest Grill and Hoopla! Frozen Yogurt is opening in the Wilkes-Barre area and they are inviting you to the Grand Opening!

Free Group Fitness Classes at the WB YMCA

October 31, 2014 | Today@Wilkes

FREE group fitness classes and membership to all Wilkes University Full time staff and students!

Spanish Guidelines for Registration

October 30, 2014 | Today@Wilkes

For all advisors and students to guide you for registration in Spanish courses.

22nd Annual Taste of Wilkes

October 30, 2014 | Today@Wilkes

The 22nd annual Taste of Wilkes- "Tastes from Around the World" will be held on Thursday, November 20th from 12:30-1:30 in the Ballroom of the Henry Student Center.

Veterans Council Annual Flag Drive

October 30, 2014 | Today@Wilkes

he Veterans Council is holding their annual Flag Drive during club hours on Thursday, Oct 30th, Tuesday Nov 4th and Thursday Nov 6th.

Register for Connecting the Dots - Student/Alumni Networking Event

October 29, 2014 | Today@Wilkes

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Globalize Your Thanksgiving, Invite an International Student to Dinner

October 29, 2014 | Today@Wilkes

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Are you interested in being an RA?

October 29, 2014 | Today@Wilkes

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Wilkes University To Host Master Classes In Contemporary Dance

October 29, 2014 | Today@Wilkes

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Wilkes University's U.N. Lecture Series

October 29, 2014 | Today@Wilkes

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Attention Students Graduating in May 2015

October 28, 2014 | Today@Wilkes

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Website Launch Update

October 28, 2014 | Today@Wilkes

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T-shirt Contest Voting

October 28, 2014 | Today@Wilkes

T-shirt Contest Voting

Pink Flag Fundraiser

October 28, 2014 | Today@Wilkes

Pink Flag Fundraiser

Dr. Edward T. Bednarz, Assistant Professor Mechanical Engineering, releases new book "The Journey to Discover the Meaning of Life"

October 28, 2014 | Today@Wilkes

Dr. Edward T. Bednarz, Assistant Professor Mechanical Engineering, releases new book "The Journey to Discover the Meaning of Life"

Manuscript Annual Halloween Reading Co-Sponsored by GSA

October 28, 2014 | Today@Wilkes

Manuscript Annual Halloween Reading Co-Sponsored by GSA

CEO Thanksgiving Program 2014

October 28, 2014 | Today@Wilkes

CEO Thanksgiving Program 2014

Colleges Against Cancer Awareness Games

October 28, 2014 | Today@Wilkes

Colleges Against Cancer Awareness Games

Sophomores Only Workshop with Career Services with FREE LUNCH on Tuesday, November 4th! RSVP Today!

October 27, 2014 | today@wilkes

Sophomores Only Workshop with Career Services with FREE LUNCH on Tuesday, November 4th! RSVP Today!

Don't pack a snack tonight & visit the Cheerleaders' Bake Sale tomorrow from 11am to 1pm in the SUB!

October 27, 2014 | today

Don't pack a snack tonight & visit the Cheerleaders' Bake Sale tomorrow from 11am to 1pm in the SUB!

Wilkes University's Colleges Against Cancer will be holding a pink flag fundraiser

October 27, 2014 | today

Wilkes University's Colleges Against Cancer will be holding a pink flag fundraiser

Food Pantry Volunteer Opportunity Announcement

October 27, 2014 | today

Food Pantry Volunteer Opportunity Announcement

Globalize Your Thanksgiving, Invite an International Student to Dinner

October 27, 2014 | today

Globalize Your Thanksgiving, Invite an International Student to Dinner

A Coffee/tea & Bagel Social at the Sidhu School of Business and Leadership (169 S. Main St.)

October 24, 2014 | Today@Wilkes

A coffee/tea & bagel social is scheduled from 8am to 9:30am on Friday, October 24th at the Sidhu School of Business and Leadership (169 S. Main St.). Begin your day with a hot beverage and fellow Colonel colleagues.

Buy a Tie-Dye Cupcake - Help a girl be the first in her family to graduate!

October 24, 2014 | Today@Wilkes

On Tuesday, October 28th, from 11am-1pm the Women's and Gender Studies Department and Psi Chi, the international psychology honor society, will be hosting a tie-dye cupcake sale on the first floor of the Henry Student Center.

Wilkes U Cheer "Mustache" You To Help Them Get to Nationals - No Shave November King Competition

October 23, 2014 | Today@Wilkes

The Cheerleaders ask that you come out all next week (Monday, October 27th through Friday, October 31st) to join the No Shave November competition!

Northeast Highway Safety Program Hosts Educational Table on October 28

October 23, 2014 | Today@Wilkes

The Northeast Highway Safety Program will be hosting an educational table on Tuesday, October 28th in the HSC lobby.

Campus Worship Services Will Be Held This Weekend

October 23, 2014 | Today@Wilkes

Join us this weekend for campus worship services.

2nd Annual Student Development Departmental Trick-or-Treating | Tuesday October 28th, during club hours (11 a.m. - 1 p.m.)

October 23, 2014 | Today@Wilkes

Please join Student Development for our 2nd Annual Departmental Trick-or-Treating on Tuesday October 28th, during club hours (11 a.m. - 1 p.m.)

Engineering Invited Lecture Series | Engineering: Art or Science?

October 23, 2014 | Today@Wilkes

Engineering: Art or Science? featuring Mark Kuzuwinski, Engineer, Author, Adjunct Professor

Annual Wilkes Community Halloween Party THANK YOU!

October 23, 2014 | Today@Wilkes

A big THANK YOU to all the clubs, organizations, and residence halls who sponsored games, crafts, and activities at the Annual Wilkes Community Halloween Party!

Students & Faculty - 10th Week Withdrawal Reminder

October 23, 2014 | Today@Wilkes

Beginning Monday, November 3rd, a student may ONLY withdraw from a course with the written approval of the Dean of the School in which the course is being taught, and the Instructor. Course withdrawal forms are available on-line or at the Student Services Center.

Super Smash Bros. Tournament Sign-Ups

October 23, 2014 | Today@Wilkes

The Wilkes University Anime Club will be hosting a Super Smash Bros. Tournament on October 24 from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm in the Miller Room.

Bernice Simonds Sando Breast Cancer Benefit

October 23, 2014 | Today@Wilkes

We are "teaming up" to help Bernice Simonds Sando tackle breast cancer!

Freshman Class Fundraiser T-shirt Design Contest

October 23, 2014 | Today@Wilkes

The Freshman class fundraiser this semester will be a t-shirt sale. To generate designs, a contest for the best design has been set in place.

Parking Announcement: Campus Wide / Franklin, River & Market Streets

October 23, 2014 | 

The Office of Public Safety would like to inform members of the University Community of the upcoming Luzerne County Historical Society annual Downtown Wilkes-Barre Ghost Walks on Oct. 17-18 and Oct. 24-25.

Coffee, Tea & Bagel Social Scheduled for Friday, October 24th

October 23, 2014 | Today@Wilkes

A coffee/tea & bagel social is scheduled from 8am to 9:30am on Friday, October 24th at the Sidhu School of Business and Leadership (169 S. Main St.). Begin your day with a hot beverage and fellow Colonel colleagues

 


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