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Tuesday, July 25

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Wilkes University's College of Science and Engineering Pre-Professional Society Presents Check to Wilkes-Barre Free Clinic

Members of the Pre-Professional Society in the College of Science and Engineering at Wilkes University raised money in support of the Wilkes-Barre Free Clinic. The student-run organization presented the clinic with a $500 check on June 30, 2017.

Wilkes University's Women Empowered by Science Camp Runs From July 24 - 28

Wilkes University's Women Empowered by Science Summer Camp encourages girls' interest in studying science and pursuing science careers. The camp will run from July 24 to July 28 at Wilkes University.

John Anthony "Beno" Borzell Golf Tournament Benefits Students At Wilkes University and Wyoming Area High School

The Borzell family has presented Wilkes University with a check for $12,000 and awarded $6,800 in scholarships to four Wyoming Area High School graduates. The gifts are proceeds from the 2016 John Anthony "Beno" Borzell Golf Tournament. The 2017 golf tournament will be held on Sept. 16.

Wilkes University Student Work Accepted Into Influential Educational Exhibition

A recent Wilkes University graduate will have his work displayed at one of the world's largest conferences for computer graphics and interactive techniques.

Wilkes University Celebrates 50-Year Anniversary Of Upward Bound Program

Wilkes University Celebrates 50-Year Anniversary Of Upward Bound Program

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Wilkes University alumna Nia Williams

Nia Williams becomes the first African American woman to earn environmental engineering degree at the University

Nia Williams graduated cum laude from Wilkes with an environmental engineering degree, becoming the first African American woman to earn that degree at the University. Williams wasn’t even aware of her accomplishment until her last months at Wilkes. In fact, it didn’t even cross her mind until faculty brought it to her attention because it was never the reason for pursuing her dream.

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