Wilkes University Launches Hometown Advantage Scholarship for Luzerne and Lackawanna County Residents
Wilkes University's new Hometown Advantage Award will reward undergraduate students from Luzerne and Lackawanna counties with a $2,000 annual scholarship.
Recent rankings recognize the University's commitment to academic excellence, social mobility and return on investment.
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Wilkes University and Luzerne County Community College Expand Program and Scholarship Opportunities For Community College Students Pursuing Four-Year Degrees
Wilkes University and Luzerne County Community College have expanded a dual admission agreement between the two institutions which guarantees admission to Wilkes for community college students and offers more opportunities for them to earn scholarships at the University. The agreement was signed by Wilkes President Greg Cant and LCCC President Thomas P. Leary on Tuesday, Sept. 1 in Weckesser Hall at Wilkes University.
Wilkes University Welcomes New Faculty for 2020-2021 Academic Year
Lindsay Becker, a native of Long Island, N.Y., is dedicating her college career to tackling one of the most important topics for college-age individuals: preventing sexual assault.Learn More
Wilkes in the News
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.Learn More
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- Dr. Edward T. Bednarz III
- Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering
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- Dr. Robert W. Bohlander
- Professor, Psychology
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- Dr. Marianne M. Rexer
- Professor, Sidhu School of Business
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- Dr. John Hepp
- Associate Professor, History
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- Dr. Kyle L. Kreider
- Associate Professor, Political Science
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- Dr. William Terzaghi
- Professor, Biology
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