Art in Context Lecture: “Whether We Are Rich or Poor, We Can Love Each Other the Same”: The O’Neills in Wilkes-Barre with Dr. Diane Wenger, Professor Emeritus of History, Wilkes University

Sordoni Art Gallery 141 S. Main St., Wilkes-Barre, United States

Learn about Wilkes-Barre's history through the lens of the O’Neill Family.  Cecile Rose O’Neill was the second daughter of William Patrick O’Neill, bookseller and businessman, and Alice Cecelie Asenath “Sena” Smith, school teacher.  They lived 10 blocks south of Main Street in the Emerald Cottage dedicated to “Friendship, love, truth,…

Free

Mental Health and Wellbeing Forum

Jean and Paul Adams Commons 84 W. South St., Wilkes-Barre, United States

The College of Health and Education's Mental Health and Wellbeing Forum supports an exploration of distinctions between mental wellness versus mental illness. Register for the Forum This initiative is designed to serve the needs of our area school stakeholders so that they can better nurture students to contribute in positive…

Art in Context Gallery Talk: Rose O’Neill: Facts & Fancies with Sarah Buhr, curator from the Springfield Art Museum

Sordoni Art Gallery 141 S. Main St., Wilkes-Barre, United States

One of the foremost scholars on Rose O’Neill, Sarah Buhr will walk you through The One Rose exhibition and outline the accomplishments of this singular woman.  From her artwork, to writing, to becoming the first woman to make over a million dollars from her artwork, The Kewpies, Buhr will share…

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Health Sciences Discovery Day

Wilkes University 84 West South Street, Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, United States

Health Sciences Discovery Day provides an extraordinary professional development opportunity to high school juniors and seniors interested in the health sciences. The different experiences throughout the day will be centered on the following health science careers: allopathic and osteopathic medicine dentistry optometry podiatry veterinary medicine medical laboratory science physical therapy…

School Counselor Reception

Wilkes University 84 West South Street, Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, United States

Join our staff & faculty for an evening and opportunity to learn more about Wilkes University! You'll hear from the admissions staff, current students, faculty and staff. We have so much to share with you including information about new programs and majors. We're ending the night with a reception in…

Free

EdD Virtual Information Session

Online

Join Ed.D faculty and admissions representatives on October 14th for an informational session!

Free