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Meet  Paul
Paul Capoccia is currently a graduate student in Communication Arts focusing on a Media Management degree with an expected graduation of December 2017. He graduated in May of 2016 with a B.A. in English and a minor in Mathematics. He returns to The Wood Word for the spring 2017 semester as Assistant Opinion Editor. He has previously served as Assistant Sports Editor, Opinion Editor, and Community Editor over the last two years. Paul is also a member of Marywood's own improvisational comedy group Improv Beyond, where he has performed on campus and professionally for three years. In his spare time, Paul enjoys playing video games and watching sports.

Paul Capoccia, Asst. Opinion Editor

Feb 14, 2017
OPINION: Marywood should rebrand in 2017 (Story/Video)
Apr 13, 2016
Marywood baseball rebounds after head coach’s resignation (Story)
Apr 12, 2016
COMMENTARY: NCAA tourneys filled with all-time greatness (Story)
Apr 02, 2016
COMMENTARY: Equality in tennis still not here (Story)
Mar 13, 2016
COMMENTARY: Time for NFL to waive Manziel too (Story)
Mar 10, 2016
COMMENTARY: Manning retires as an all-time great (Story)
Feb 23, 2016
COMMENTARY: Manning’s legacy truly in jeopardy (Story)
Feb 18, 2016
Athletic Department introduces faculty mentor program (Story)
Feb 15, 2016
COMMENTARY: Cam Newton made one mistake, stop overanalyzing athletes (Story)
Feb 03, 2016
Analysis: NFL Coaching Carousel 2016 plays tune of consistency (Story)
Jan 28, 2016
Sports Talk: Pre-Super Bowl (Story)
Jan 23, 2016
Sports Talk: Great QBs, defenses set stage for championship weekend (Story)
Dec 16, 2015
New York papers take control on gun issues (Story)
Nov 15, 2015
False displays of vets have no honor (Story)
Nov 15, 2015
Talk it out, don’t type it out (Story)
Nov 15, 2015
He said, she said: How much vacation is too much? (Story)
Nov 15, 2015
Keep Black Friday on Friday only (Story)
Oct 28, 2015
COMMENTARY: NBA Preview: Ol’ Spurs and King James will reign supreme (Story)
Oct 18, 2015
He said, she said: Mental health, guns need attention (Story)
Oct 18, 2015
CTE study brings to light football’s dark side (Story)
Sep 20, 2015
Marywood Art Faculty Biennial Show celebrates the Centennial (Story)
Sep 20, 2015
Law wins in marriage license debacle against Kim Davis (Story)
Sep 20, 2015
He said, she said: Is the new AS/RS worth it? (Story)
Sep 20, 2015
Trump’s ‘tude taking control (Story)
Sep 04, 2015
Though parking now free, enforcement to be stricter, fines higher (Story)
May 31, 2015
Marywood says goodbye, empowers its graduates (Story/Photo)
Apr 19, 2015
Marywood promotes inclusion with strict no-hazing policy (Story)
Apr 19, 2015
PSC holds Anxiety Screening Day (Story)
Apr 19, 2015
Kidstuff returning to campus (Story)
Mar 22, 2015
Flower sale brings blossoms back early (Story)
Mar 22, 2015
Scranton book fair returns to Marywood (Story)
Mar 22, 2015
Imperfectly Perfect Week promotes healthy body image (Story)
Mar 22, 2015
Zumba and Yoga highlight campus fitness (Story)
Mar 16, 2015
Alcohol screening to be held on Tuesday (Story)
Mar 10, 2015
COMMENTARY: Remembering Hank Gathers: 25 years ago (Story)
Mar 10, 2015
Kansas Senate passes concealed-carry bill (Story)
Feb 22, 2015
Group spotlight – Project HEAL supports students with eating disorders (Story)
Feb 22, 2015
Student Spotlight: Kate Waverka (Story)
Feb 22, 2015
Marywood learns to kick and swing for charity (Story)
Feb 22, 2015
Alumnae join PA cabinet (Story)
Feb 11, 2015
COMMENTARY: NFL arrests: players are people too (Story)
Feb 09, 2015
COMMENTARY: Nothing to cheer about in Happy Valley (Story)
Dec 09, 2014
Winter weather poses a hassle for finals week (Story)
Nov 16, 2014
Several Math majors engaging in research with faculty (Story)
Nov 16, 2014
Marywood exploring possibility of a Publishing Lab (Story)
Nov 16, 2014
Students experience world culture at United Nations Day event (Story)
Nov 16, 2014
Group Spotlight – Women’s Group (Story)
Nov 16, 2014
Talk of the U discussions creating campus buzz (Story)
Nov 16, 2014
Student Spotlight – Josh Carey (Story)
Oct 19, 2014
“Nothing to Hide” encourages students to seek help (Story)
Oct 19, 2014
Marywood prepares to story slam (Story)
Oct 19, 2014
Group Spotlight – Anime and Japanese Culture Club (Story)
Oct 19, 2014
Student Spotlight – Amanda Hirschler (Story)
Oct 19, 2014
Marywood students begin discussing national issues (Story)
Oct 19, 2014
Marywood students begin discussing national issues (Story)
Sep 21, 2014
Food trucks stir frenzy on Adams Ave (Story)
Sep 21, 2014
Club Spotlight: Ally Club promotes equality (Story)
Sep 21, 2014
Student Spotlight – Kyle Therrien (Story)
Sep 21, 2014
Philharmonic to begin 43rd season (Story)
Sep 21, 2014
Local entrepreneurs inspire students with speaker series (Story)
Sep 21, 2014
Scranton bids farewell to popular arts venue (Story)