The Wood Word

Kolcharno Accepts New Position

February 29, 2008

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By Ian Reynolds Staff Writer For those of you who may not know, Julia Kolcharno is the current Director of Student Activities and Leadership Development at Marywood University. However, in a few short weeks, Julia will become the ...

In Memoriam: Sr. Patricia Ann Matthews

February 29, 2008

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A Message From Sister Anne Munley It is with great sadness that I announce the death of Sister Patricia Ann Matthews, IHM, Ph.D., who served Marywood University as an educator and academic officer for over 35 years. She began her career at Marywood as a faculty member in the Social Sciences department. Throug...

Net Impact NEPA Launches New Program

February 1, 2008

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By Paula Ralston Nenish Staff Writer Masters of Business Administration student officers of Net Impact NEPA and one of their faculty advisors, Atty. Brian J. Petula, worked together and launched a Board Fellows program at Mary...

"Ask Here" is Born at the Library

February 1, 2008

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By Jim Frutchey Research Librarian The commonplace practice of paraphrasing Bob Dylan to make a point has varying levels of accuracy. However, it is difficult to dispute that the times are indeed changing in the library. As the amount of resources readily available from anywhere via an Int...

SGA Proposes Standard Grading Scale

February 1, 2008

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By Heather Gazella Staff Writer A strong QPA is one of the many anxieties of a 21st Century college student. Many aspects of college life, and life after, depend on having a strong QPA such as playing a sport, selecting on-campus...

Laughing to Live

February 1, 2008

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By Marie Leopardo Distribution Manager They say that laughter is the best medicine, and Jeannine Luby is certainly doing her part to prove that. A Marywood alumna, she has created a business in Clarks Summit called Laugh to Live (www.laughtolive.net). It ...

Commuter Lounge: New and Improved

February 1, 2008

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By Susanna Kappanadze Staff Writer Commuters now have a cool and comfortable place to go when looking to study, socialize, and just relax between classes. Located on the lower level of Nazareth Student Center, the Commuter Lounge, formerly known as the ...