Marywood University's Department of Music, Theatre, and Dance present the concert, Measure for Measure: The Music of Shakespeare's Plays, on Sunday, September 26 at 3 p.m. in the Latour Room, Nazareth Student Center.
Marywood University will offer a free, anonymous, and brief depression screening at the Psychological Services Center on October 7 from 10 a.m.-6 p.m. The confidential screening involves a private meeting with a mental health professional and a referral if necessary. People of all ages are welcome; no affiliation with Marywood is required. For more information, call (570)348-6269.
Marywood University's Counseling/Student Development Center and Peers on Wellness will host the ninth annual Nothing to Hide program on Wednesday, October 6, from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. in the Fireplace Lounge, Nazareth Student Center. The program is in response to the tremendous need for education and awareness on mental health issues.
Marywood University presents the exhibition, Multiple Perspectives: The Ceramic Sculptures of Anne Currier today through October 10 in the Suraci Gallery, Shields Center for Visual Arts. A "Meet the Artist" reception will be held on October 8 from 6:30 -8 p.m. The exhibit is offered in conjunction with a workshop on October 9, Multiple Perspectives: A Day with Anne Currier, in the Clay Studio, Insalaco Center for Studio Arts.
Marywood University exhibits The Maslow Collection: Context and Content Collecting in the 80s and early 90s today through October 3 in the Mahady Gallery and Maslow Study Gallery for Contemporary Art, Shields Center for Visual Arts. The exhibit will also be on display at Sordoni Gallery, Wilkes University. The concurrent exhibitions share a common theme of collections from the early 80s and early 90s.
The Marywood University Art Department will host an exhibit of more than 200 poster designs from Good 50x70, The Social Communication Project (2009 edition.)
Sister Anne Munley, IHM, Ph.D., Marywood University President, recently announced that two new trustees have been elected to Marywood's Board of Trustees. In addition, a new slate of officers was elected for the 2010-2011 year. Board officers for 2010-2011 include Joan Banick Brooks, Chair; Marion Munley, Vice Chair; Antonia M. Schierling, Secretary, and Richard P. Kane, Treasurer. Newly-elected trustees are Peter J. Danchak and Mary Kay Rotert.
Marywood University's Department of Workforce Education graduated eight students from the PA Pathway to Success (PAPS) program on September 3, 2010.
Marywood University will celebrate Fall Academic Convocation and honor Dalton Conley, Ph.D., on September 16, at 11 a.m. in the Sette LaVerghetta Center for Performing Arts. Dr. Conley serves as a University Professor and Dean for the Social Sciences at New York University. He also serves as Adjunct Professor of Community Medicine at Mount Sinai School of Medicine and a Research Associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research. He is a Visiting Associate Professor of Sociology at both Yale and Princeton and serves as Senior Advisor to the United Nations Millennium Project.
Alan M. Levine, Ph.D. has been named Interim Vice President for Academic Affairs for Marywood University. In his new position, he will serve as chief academic officer of the University, where he will provide leadership to the deans and faculty; oversee academic policy and priorities; maintain educational excellence, and provide oversight responsibility for the recruiting, hiring, retention, and performance of faculty.