Social Sciences: Department News

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Brandon Mulaski - Teaching Position

Recent BA History/Social Science Seconday Educ graduate Brandon Mulaski is teaching at Elmer L. Meyers Jr/Sr High School.  Meyers is part of the Wilkes-Barre Area School District.

Alex Dodel - Recognition of Excellence for Score on Praxis Test

Recent BA History graduate Alex Dodel received the Recognition of Excellence for his score on the Praxis test 5081 Social Studies Content Knowledge. This indicates his score met or exceeded the ROE target score determined by the top 15 percent of candidates who look the test in previous years. Wow! Excellent performance! Congratulations Alex!!


Trip to Susquehanna Brewing Company

History Club is happy to announce its first trip of the year, where we will be visiting the Susquehanna Brewing Company to take the free tour to learn all about the history of brewing in Northeast Pennsylvania. All are welcome, though you will need to be 21+ to enjoy the free tasting afterwards. All are welcome, not just History majors and minors!
Date: Sunday, September 22
Time: Tour starts at 2:00, meet in the brewpub by 1:50
Location: 635 S. Main St, Pittston, PA 
Cost: Absolutely free!
If you have any questions or need a ride, contact either Dr. Shprintzen at shprintzen@marywood.edu or Alec Bohn at atbohn@m.marywood.edu to coordinate. 
Hope to see you there!
Dr. Shprintzen


PA State Trooper Casey Lewis to Present at CJ Classes

PA State Trooper Casey Lewis will visit Marywood University campus on Tuesday, October 8 and attend CJ 100 and CJ 465.  Trooper Lewis will also be available from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Learning Commons to answer questions.


Alex Dodel - Recognition of Excellence for Score on Praxis Test

Recent BA History graduate Alex Dodel received the Recognition of Excellence for his score on the Praxis test 5081 Social Studies Content Knowledge. This indicates his score met or exceeded the ROE target score determined by the top 15 percent of candidates who look the test in previous years. Wow! Excellent performance! Congratulations Alex!!

Social Sciences Department Newsletter

Check Out the New Social Sciences Department Newsletter - Edition 1, Summer 2019