Jenny Gonzalez Monge, S.T.A.R.S. Program Director, talks about the mentoring experience that Marywood's S.T.A.R.S.. students are getting at the Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine.

Mentoring Workshop for Marywood's S.T.A.R.S. Program Students at Geisinger

Marywood University's S.T.A.R.S. (Students Together Achieving Remarkable Success) Program helps first-generation Latin X students with career exploration and academic support. Recently, the group, which is directed by Jenny Gonzalez-Monge, took part in an interactive workshop at the Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine in Scranton. Paola Giangiacomo, reporter for Eyewitness News, covered this mentoring experience in the story, Marywood offers mentoring workshop for students.


While the STARS Program’s focus is on Latinx youth, the program is open to all students in grades 7 through 12 regardless of race, color, and national and ethnic origin.

Marywood University admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs.