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Tuesday, July 16

Recent News

High School Juniors, Seniors Can "Discover Pharmacy" at Wilkes University During Two-Day Camp, August 13-14

Wilkes University's Nesbitt School of Pharmacy will provide high school juniors and seniors with a prescription for a successful career during the Discover Pharmacy Day Camp this summer. The two-day camp begins Aug. 13 at 8:30 a.m. and concludes Aug.14 at 5 p.m. Overnight accommodations are not available. The fee is $50 per student. Deadline to apply is Aug. 1.

John Anthony "Beno" Borzell Golf Tournament Benefits Students At Wilkes University and Wyoming Area High School

Wilkes University faculty, staff, alumni and friends joined members of the Borzell family to dedicate a room in Stark Learning Center in memory of John Anthony "Beno" Borzell, who graduated in 2011 with a degree in environmental science from Wilkes and in 2007 from Wyoming Area High School.

Wilkes University Announces Dean's List for Spring 2019 Semester

Wilkes University Provost and Senior Vice President Anne Skleder announced the Dean's List for the spring 2019 semester. To be named to the Dean's List, students must obtain a minimum 3.5 grade point average and carry at least 12 credits.

Wilkes President Patrick F. Leahy Honored By Greater Wilkes-Barre Chamber of Commerce

Wilkes University President Patrick F. Leahy was honored with the President's Achievement Award by the Greater Wilkes-Barre Chamber of Commerce. Leahy was recognized during the Chamber's 2019 EPIC Awards. The EPIC Awards, which stands for Extraordinary People Inspiring Community, took place on Tuesday, June 11 at Wyoming Seminary's Kirby Center for Creative Arts.

Wilkes University Honors Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins As Business Partner of the Year

Wilkes University honored the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins as its 2018 Business Partner of the Year. The award was established to recognize partner organizations that demonstrate outstanding quality, value and service to Wilkes University.

Spotlight Series

Orientation Team: Senior Abdul Almeky Guides First-Year Students As E-Mentor Coordinator

Wilkes University senior Abdul Almeky guides first-year students as they begin their Wilkes journey as the e-mentor student coordinator for student orientation.

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Wilkes in the News

Paraphrase this: Wilkes Intensive English Program gets rare accreditation

Wilkes shows off new Sordoni Art Gallery

Wilkes unveils new media center


Armstrong, Garret named to D3football.com All-Region Team

Wilkes' Armstrong Named to D3football.com All-Region Team

Armstrong was named to the third team offense as a tight end. It marks the second straight year Armstrong has been named to the all-region squad, earning second team honors as a junior in 2016.

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