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Wilkes in the Dominican Republic
Follow Wilkes University Colonels for their Alternate Spring Break mission trip.


Wilkes In Washington, D.C.
Follow Wilkes University Senior Emma Leach in our Nation's Capital.

Global Health & Community Engagement in East Africa
Join Wilkes U's Dr. Linda Winkler as students explore East Africa through global health and community engagement.

Wilkes In Costa Rica
Wilkes University Colonels in the land of Pura Vida. Follow Dr. Andrew P. Miller's service-learning class as they study ecotourism development in the Guanacaste region of Costa Rica.

Follow electrical-mechanical dual major Daniel Lykens during his spring internship at Entrepix inMesa, AZ.

Archived Blogs

Ashley Evert Join Communication Studies major, Ashley Evert, on her 2014 summer internship in New York City!
 Wilkes U Soccer Wilkes U Soccer - Italy 2013
The Adventures of the Wilkes University Women's Soccer team during their Summer tour of Rome, Tuscany
and Como.
 Wilkes Nasa Wilkes NASA
Join Wilkes student Edward Asare during his Summer internship at NASA’s Langley Research Center in Hampton, Virginia.
Tanzania Community Service in Tanzania is a blog highlighting recent community service work in Tanzania. Read the blog to learn out what Dr. Evene Estwick and Kirstin Cook are up to in Tanzania.
 DramaChicks DramaChicks is a blog celebrating the work of women writers. The blog includes interviews with local and national playwrights and was created by Rachel Strayer, alumni of the Creative Writing Program at Wilkes.
 Rachel Curtis Rachel Curtis just spent six months in Costa Rica. She conducted research, studied global health care, and expanded her knowledge of Costan Rican foods and culture. Read about Rachel's amazing experience.
 Justin Ballant Justin Balint, a PharmD student at Wilkes University, interned in Pharmacy Services at Coporate Walgreens in  Illinois. Read about Justin's internship experiences and goals.
 Sara Cosgrove Sara Cosgrove a senior communications major, marketing minor at Wilkes, interned at the Pocono Raceway in Long Pond, PA. Read about Sara experiences in her blog.
 Dominick intership at wbre Dominick interned at WBRE for their new show, PA Live. Learn more about Dominick's internship experience at his blog!
 Wilkes soccer team The Wilkes Women's Soccer team blogged throughout their trip to Brazil. Learn how the team traveled the world, learned about new cultures and competed in competitive soccer. 
 Dereky nye Derek Nye, a Biology/ Pre-Med major and International Studies minor at Wilkes has been involved at Wilkes University through a variety of activities and clubs. Now he’s studying in Paris! Read about how Derek is diversifying his education.
WilkesYOU WilkesYOU is a student created online magazine highlighting the lives and talents of Wilkes University students. Discover what it means to be at Wilkes University.
Jonathon Bowman Jonathan Bowman interned at Clear Channel Radio in NYC. Follow his experiences from his commute to his daily tasks at Clear Channel Radio in NYC.
Brian Switay Brian Switay, a communications major/business and women's studies minor interned at The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey in Manhattan. Read about how Brian got to photograph the new World Trade Center among many other new experiences.
Xiaoqiao Zhang Xiaoqiao Zhang worked with the local Red Cross to help prepare for avisit from delegates from Henan Province where the Chinese Delegation is located. Henan Province also happened to be Chang's hometown.
Army of colonels in Kentucky Every spring a handful of students, faculty and staff advisors use their spring break to set out and make an impact on the world. Find out what they were up to this past Spring at our Alternative Spring Break blog!