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Team Rubicon Founder Jake Wood Delivers Wilkes University's Allan P. Kirby Lecture in Free Enterprise and Entrepreneurship on Nov. 15

Jake Wood, co-founder of Team Rubicon, will deliver the Allan P. Kirby Lecture in Free Enterprise and Entrepreneurship at Wilkes University on Nov. 15 at 7 p.m. at The Kirby Center for Creative Arts at Wyoming Seminary, 201 N. Sprague Ave., Wilkes-Barre.

U.N. Electoral Advisor Speaks About Ensuring Election Integrity on Nov. 8 at Wilkes University

Niall McCann, the lead electoral advisor for the United Nations Development Programme, will discuss electoral integrity on Nov. 8 at 4 p.m. in room 214 of the Arnaud C. Marts Center, 274 S. Franklin St., Wilkes-Barre.

Wilkes University Marks 200th Anniversary of Mary Shelley's Frankenstein With Oct. 30 Event

Spend Halloween eve celebrating the 200th birthday of Frankenstein as the Wilkes University English Department commemorates the anniversary of the publication of Mary Shelley's novel. A talk about the legendary novel and a film screening of the National Theatre of London Live's Frankenstein will be held on Oct. 30. The doors open at 5p.m. with the event starting at 5:30 p.m. in the Ballroom of the Henry Student Center, 84 W. South St., Wilkes-Barre. The event is free and open to the public.

Polish Ambassador Piotr Wilczek Presents at Wilkes University on Oct. 22

Polish-American relations will be the topic of discussion when Piotr Wilczek, Ambassador of Poland to the United States, speaks at Wilkes University on Oct. 22. Hosted in cooperation with U.S. Rep. Matt Cartwright, the lecture, "An Overview of Polish-American Relations," is free and open to the public. It begins at 7 p.m. in the second-floor ballroom of the Henry Student Center, 84 W. South St., Wilkes-Barre.

Wilkes University Hosts Free STEM Discovery Day For Grades 4-8 on Nov. 3

Wilkes University invites students in grades 4 through 8 to explore the fields of biology, mathematics, physics, chemistry, environmental engineering and earth and environmental sciences during STEM Discovery Day held on Saturday, Nov. 3 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

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Drum Major Romeo Rosario Finds Opportunity At Wilkes

Wilkes senior Romeo Rosario marches to the beat of his own drum—and now he’s leading other students as the head drum major of the Marching Colonels. “With music, it’s been part of my life since I was young. Being Puerto Rican…I’ve grown up with music and it’s probably led me to where I am now.”

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Wilkes in the News

Paraphrase this: Wilkes Intensive English Program gets rare accreditation

Wilkes shows off new Sordoni Art Gallery

Wilkes unveils new media center

Athletics

Armstrong, Garret named to D3football.com All-Region Team

Wilkes' Armstrong Named to D3football.com All-Region Team

Armstrong was named to the third team offense as a tight end. It marks the second straight year Armstrong has been named to the all-region squad, earning second team honors as a junior in 2016.

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