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Thursday, September 21

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Washington Monthly Ranks Wilkes University Among Top Schools Contributing to Public Good Ranking Measures the University's Impact on the Nation

Wilkes University is among the nation's top colleges and universities included in Washington Monthly's annual rankings of higher education institutions and what they are doing for the country.

Wilkes University Competes in Outdoor Nation Campus Challenge Sept. 18-Oct. 15

Wilkes University joins 92 other universities and colleges from across the country to compete in the Outdoor Nation Campus Challenge, an initiative of the Outdoor Foundation.

Wilkes University Student Pharmacist Taylor Hodle Attends Primary Care Progress Annual Gregg Stracks Leadership Summit Aug. 18-20 in Minneapolis, Minn.

Wilkes University student pharmacist Taylor Hodle of Dallas, Pa., was selected to attend the Primary Care Progress annual Gregg Stracks Leadership Summit Aug. 18-20 in Minneapolis, Minn.

Wilkes University Introduces Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree In Digital Design and Media Art

Wilkes University's department of integrative media, art and design has introduced a bachelor of fine arts degree in digital design and media art. The degree is the highest standard, professional degree for undergraduate art and design programs.

Wilkes University Recognizes Faculty and Staff With 2017 President's Awards for Excellence

Five Wilkes University faculty and staff members were honored with the 2017 President's Awards for Excellence. The awards, which were presented by President Patrick Leahy at the University's fall convocation, recognize individuals who reflect excellence in their work at the University based on the University's core values. This is the second year for the awards program.

Spotlight Series

Wilkes University's Courtney McMonagle

Senior Courtney McMonagle Leads As Drum Major for the Marching Colonels

Wilkes University senior Courtney McMonagle marches to the beat of her own song while leading the Marching Colonels as head drum major. She’s been able to create a unique campus experience by combining her academic goals with activities she loves. 

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Wilkes in the News

New program gives student an "edge" at Wilkes University

Wilkes unveils new media center

New $4 million media center a ‘jewel’ at Wilkes University