Wilkes University Accepted Students Day Program

Live the life of a Wilkes Student . . . before it becomes official.

Saturday, April 10

Admitted students are invited to meet future classmates, tour campus and attend sample classes by Wilkes professors. Create your own schedule from multiple classes and bring your family.

Registration Update

Because of capacity limits, registration for Accepted Students Day is closed. Admitted students can schedule a personalized visit or register for a small group visit on the forms below.

Schedule

Registration

8:30 a.m.

Welcome by Dr. Greg Cant, Wilkes University President

10 a.m.

Session 1/Campus Tour

10:30 a.m.

Session 2/Campus Tour

11:30 a.m.

End of Day

12:30 p.m.
Families will receive a to-go lunch at the conclusion of the day.

Session 1 Classes

Biology

"Medicinal Herbs: Overblown Hype or Untapped Potential?"
Dr. Ken Klemow
Stark Learning Center 275

Campus Tour

Admissions
Campus Wide

Chemistry

"Mesoscale Chemistry the Design and Self-Assembly of Complex Systems"
Dr. Donald Mencer
Stark Learning Center 256

Communication Studies

"Mass Media in Everyday Life"
Dr. Evene Estwick
Karambelas Media and Communication Center 135

Digital Design & Media Art

"Digital Design and Media Art Breaking Boundaries Creative Thinking for a 360 Design World"
Lisa Reynolds
Breiseth 020

Education

"Best Practies in Education Drill and Kill or Active Student Engagement?"
Dr. Karen Frantz-Fry, Dr. Suzanne Galella
Breiseth 205

Electrical Engineering

"Engineering in the Professional World Creativity with Constraints"
Bob Taylor
Stark Learning Center 380

Environmental Engineering / Business

"Green is Good for Business"
Dr. Marleen Troy, Dr. Ruth Hughes
University Center on Main 231

Math and Computer Science

"Amazing Utility and Beauty Two Mathematical Gems"
Dr. Brent Young
Stark Learning Center 405

Mechanical Engineering

"Hands-on Robotics at Wilkes"
Dr. Yong Zhu
Stark Learning Center 238

Mechanical Engineering

"Nanomaterials"
Dr. Carole Baddour
Stark Learning Center 259

Nursing

"Thinking Like a Nurse"
Dr. Laura Chavez
Stark Learning Center 100

Pharmacy

"Pharmacists Mask Up to Fight COVID-19"
Dr. Danielle Kieck
Stark Learning Center 101

Political Science

"What Allows the President to Do Whatever He Wants (and Face No Consequences)?"
Dr. Ben Toll
Breiseth 316

Psychology / Neuroscience

Changing your Life by Changing your Brain
Dr. Edward Schicatano
Breiseth 320

Session 2 Classes

Biology

"Medicinal Herbs: Overblown Hype or Untapped Potential?"
Dr. Ken Klemow
Stark Learning Center 275

Business

"The Power of Sport"
Dr. Woojun Lee
University Center on Main 231

Campus Tour

Admissions
Campus Wide

Communication Studies

"Mass Media in Everyday Life"
Dr. Evene Estwick
Karambelas Media and Communication Center 135

Digital Design & Media Art

"Digital Design and Media Art Creative Thinking for a 360° Design World"
Lisa Reynolds
Breiseth 020

Education

"Best Practies in Education"
Dr. Karen Frantz-Fry, Dr. Suzanne Galella
Breiseth 205

Electrical Engineering

"Engineering in the Professional World"
Bob Taylor
Stark Learning Center 380

Mechanical Engineering

"Hands-on Robotics at Wilkes"
Dr. Yong Zhu
Stark Learning Center 238

Mechanical Engineering

"Nanomaterials"
Dr. Carole Baddour
Stark Learning Center 259

Nursing

"Thinking Like a Nurse"
Dr. Laura Chavez
Stark Learning Center 100

Pharmacy

"Pharmacology"
Dr. Bommareddy
Stark Learning Center 101

Psychology / Neuroscience

"Stress Makes Me Sick"
Dr. Carl Charnetski
Breiseth 320

Theater, Musical Theater and Dance

Joe Dawson
Darte Theater

Questions?

Please contact us at admissions@wilkes.edu.