Chronological History of Marywood

Mother M. Germaine ONeill Mother M. Casimir Murray Mother Mary William Craig Mother M. Josepha Hurley Sister M. Marcella Gill Sister M. Sylvia Morgan Sister M. Eugenia Kealey Sister M. St. Mary Orr Sister M. Coleman Nee Sister Mary Reap Sister Anne Munley
<< 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969 >>
1967

Sister M. Eugenia Kealey dies, April.
1967

Marywood College announces the establishment of a School of Social Work, the first Social Work program in Northeastern Pennsylvania, Spring.
1967

Construction of the Power Plant and Maintenance Building is completed.
1967

The English Department welcomes Margaret Yarina, the first of three consecutive lay chairpersons.
1967

Teachers of Exceptional Children, a group for Psychology majors, is started at Marywood.
1967

The Mathematics Department hosts the annual conference of the Pennsylvania Council of Teachers of Mathematics.
1967

Northeastern Pennsylvania's public television station, WVIA, locates its production and broadcast site in the Learning Resources Center and offers twenty-two instructional courses to area students. Later, having outgrown Marywood's accommodations, WVIA relocates in Pittston, and Marywood College organizes its own TV station.
1967

The Marywood Players stage a production of The Sound of Music.
c.1967

Facilities for the new School of Social Work are installed on the terrace floor of the Liberal Arts building.