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Wilkes University Offers Online Pathway to Bachelor's Degree in Elementary and Early Childhood Education

Wilkes University's online Bachelor of Arts degree in elementary and early childhood education prepares students for Pennsylvania pre-kindergarten through fourth grade certification.

Wilkes University Theatre Presents The Dining Room, April 4-7

Wilkes University Theatre presents the sentimental comedy, The Dining Room. The performances will take place on April 4, 5 and 6 at 8 p.m. with matinee performances on April 6 and 7 at 2 p.m. The production is at Wilkes' Dorothy Dickson Darte Center for the Performing Arts, 239 S. River St., Wilkes-Barre.

Wilkes University to Honor Eugene Roth, Esq. '57 at Founders Gala 2019

Wilkes University will celebrate its legacy of educating first-generation college students at the 2019 Founders Gala on Saturday, June 1. Now in its sixth year, the gala will be held at 6 p.m. at the Westmoreland Club, 59 S. Franklin St. in Wilkes-Barre.

Wilkes University's 2nd Annual Pain and Addiction Summit Focuses on Holistic Treatment on April 12

DesLeaders at the forefront of battling the opioid crisis will present at Wilkes University's Pennsylvania Pain and Addiction Summit on Friday, April 12 at Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs. cription

Wilkes University Launches Online MBA

The Jay S. Sidhu School of Business and Leadership at Wilkes University has launched a master of business administration degree that can be earned completely online. Prospective students can apply by Aug. 1 to start this fall.

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Wilkes University's Brook Giarratano

Brooke Giarratano Continues Colonel Tradition While Pursuing Goal To Become an Educator

Brooke Ariel Giarratano of Mountain Top, Pa., is part of a family of colonels. Her grandfather, Anthony Michael ’74, mother, Barbara Michael Giarratano ’89, and sister Tara Giarratano Morrison ’17 all attended Wilkes. When Giarratano was thinking of her college future, they encouraged her to wear blue and gold. But she was wary of continuing the family tradition of attending Wilkes.

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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


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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