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Jessica Bonacci is a sophomore Digital Media major. She is the News Editor for The Wood Word. When she's not writing a story, she's working as the Program Director for 91.7 VMFM, Marywood's Alternative radio station, or as the Technical Director for TV-Marywood. Off-campus, Jess enjoys writing, listening to (and singing with) music and the occasional game of tennis.

Jessica Bonacci, News Editor

Sep 23, 2017
Amphitheatre construction nearly complete (Photo/Video)
Sep 14, 2017
On Screen S.3 Ep. 2: “Yo, Adrian!” (Video)
Sep 07, 2017
On Screen: S. 3, Ep. 1, “Game of Podcasts” (Video)
Jul 27, 2017
Orientation 2017 numbers parallel trend in enrollment (Story/Photo)
Jul 01, 2017
New college structure takes effect (Story)
May 24, 2017
Up to Pace: The demolition of the Learning Resources Center (Story/Video)
May 23, 2017
Marywood confers 938 degrees at 99th commencement (Story/Photo)
May 18, 2017
Persico reflects on first two semesters as Marywood president (Story)
Apr 25, 2017
NEWS BRIEF: Deans named after college restructuring (Story)
Apr 21, 2017
College restructuring results in future financial gain, changes for faculty (Story)
Apr 13, 2017
UPDATE: No additional vandalism incidents have occurred (Story)
Apr 13, 2017
NEWS BRIEF: Chief of campus safety to retire in October (Story)
Apr 13, 2017
Paul O’Neill, producer and founder of TSO, dead at 61 (Story)
Apr 11, 2017
Media that Matters: Jessica Bonacci (Story)
Apr 04, 2017
Bachelor of Architecture accredited by NAAB (Story)
Mar 28, 2017
Porn, unidentified substance found on several classroom computers (Story)
Mar 15, 2017
College restructuring one step closer to completion (Story)
Mar 07, 2017
Marywood to continue offering philosophy, Spanish and religious studies majors (Story)
Feb 28, 2017
Marywood president discusses progress on previous semester goals (Story)
Feb 27, 2017
NEWS BRIEF: Curriculum Committee votes to reinstate three majors (Story)
Feb 23, 2017
Departments appeal elimination of three majors (Story)
Feb 16, 2017
COMMENTARY: Australian Open showcased the best in tennis (Story)
Feb 09, 2017
Provost, VP of Business Affairs discuss semester plans (Story)
Feb 04, 2017
Marywood community members discuss fake news (Story)
Jan 24, 2017
Buildings & Grounds installs chains to block walkways after inclement weather (Story/Photo)
Jan 24, 2017
NEWS BRIEF: New semester brings changes to parking citation appeal process (Story)
Dec 03, 2016
NEWS BRIEF: SGA sends letter to students addressing SRA concerns (Story)
Nov 28, 2016
Final SRA plan to be released tomorrow (Story)
Nov 28, 2016
Middle States team visit ends with positive results (Story)
Nov 24, 2016
Annual Thanksgiving Prayer Breakfast held despite SRA recommendations (Story)
Nov 15, 2016
Breakdown: The 2016 election results (Story)
Nov 01, 2016
Sr. Mary’s Inauguration Day takes a global approach (Story)
Oct 31, 2016
BREAKING NEWS: Board of Trustees appoints VP of Business Affairs and Provost (Story)
Oct 26, 2016
Town halls held to discuss SRA and state of university (Story)
Oct 24, 2016
Searches for VP of Business Affairs and Provost end with campus meetings (Story)
Oct 18, 2016
Clinton, Trump face off in second presidential debate (Story)
Sep 30, 2016
Clinton, Trump battle at Hofstra debate (Story)
Sep 30, 2016
NEWS BRIEF: Marywood Psy.D. program receives 11th place ranking (Story)
Sep 27, 2016
Card reader updated in Madonna Hall (Story)
Sep 26, 2016
New anticipated date for library demolition, amphitheatre construction (Story)
Sep 23, 2016
NEWS BRIEF: US News & World Report ranks Marywood 18th in region for “Best Value Schools” (Story)
Sep 23, 2016
Green Party candidate campaigns at Wilkes University (Story)
Sep 19, 2016
NEWS BRIEF: Faculty Senate discusses next step in SRA process (Story)
Sep 13, 2016
Faculty members elected to Board of Trustees committees (Story)
Sep 13, 2016
Members from administration attend SGA Meeting (Story)
Sep 09, 2016
Board holds meetings; no immediate decisions to be made on SRA reports (Story)
Sep 06, 2016
New president addresses faculty at annual retreat (Story)
Aug 16, 2016
Strategic Resource Allocation reports released, reveal recommendations (Video)
Aug 16, 2016
NEWS BRIEF: Marywood to hold campus cleanup (Story)
Jul 29, 2016
New president discusses goal for upcoming semester (Story)
Apr 25, 2016
New university president Sr. Mary Persico introduced at press conference (Story)
Apr 24, 2016
First-year chemistry professor reinstated (Story)
Apr 22, 2016
The presidential elections are fracturing society (Story)
Apr 10, 2016
New university president shared vision during campus visit (Story)
Apr 04, 2016
“Cellphone” handguns will cause more problems than they solve (Story)
Apr 04, 2016
Marywood student and professor named Fulbright scholars (Story)
Apr 01, 2016
NEWS BRIEF: Student Government announces election results (Story)
Mar 30, 2016
Sanders headquarters opens in downtown Scranton (Story/Photo)
Mar 07, 2016
News organizations should remain neutral during elections (Story)
Feb 23, 2016
Trumpdate: Trump’s words to the pope are hypocritical (Story)
Feb 10, 2016
Colleges Against Cancer club relays its message (Story)
Feb 09, 2016
Ban Donald Trump (Story)
Jan 27, 2016
NEWS BRIEF: USA Today recognizes Marywood’s health professions programs (Story)
Jan 25, 2016
Driverless cars are a dangerous investment (Story)
Nov 30, 2015
The Woods Men bring music to the Liberal Arts Center (Story/Photo)
Nov 30, 2015
Fall dance showcase dazzles community (Story)
Nov 15, 2015
Project HEAL bakes for a cause (Story)
Nov 15, 2015
skyTran elevates transportation technology (Story)
Nov 15, 2015
He said, she said: How much vacation is too much? (Story)
Nov 03, 2015
Therapy pets visit Marywood (Story/Photo)
Oct 18, 2015
Invisibility cloak no longer made with magic (Story)
Oct 18, 2015
He said, she said: Mental health, guns need attention (Story)
Sep 21, 2015
COMMENTARY: Serena Williams falters in quest for calendar slam (Story)
Sep 20, 2015
Tesla technology miles ahead of auto industry (Story)
Sep 20, 2015
He said, she said: Is the new AS/RS worth it? (Story)