The Wood Word

Briana Ryan
Briana is a freshman Broadcast Journalism major. She is a staff writer for The Wood Word. When she’s not busy writing articles, Briana is a member of the TV-Marywood News Package Team and a deejay for Marywood’s Alternative radio station 91.7 VMFM. In her free time, she enjoys drinking tea, reading poetry, watching documentaries and listening to vinyl records. After graduating, Briana hopes to pursue a career as a news anchor.

Briana Ryan, Assistant News Editor

Nov 12, 2020
Marywood’s open houses go virtual (Media)
Nov 03, 2020
President Donald Trump stops at Scranton ahead of election day (Story)
Sep 15, 2020
Who’s Who on Campus: Meet Provost Dr. Christina Clark (Story)
Aug 24, 2020
NEWS BRIEF: Graduate clinical psychology students receive multicultural award (Story)
Jun 24, 2020
New Student Orientation moves online for the summer (Story)
Jun 05, 2020
Community responds to George Floyd’s death, stands in solidarity with protestors (Story)
Apr 28, 2020
Traditional course evaluations suspended for the semester (Story)
Apr 21, 2020
College of Health and Human Services to undergo restructuring (Story)
Apr 14, 2020
Research Day shifts online to celebrate learning amid campus closure (Story)
Apr 07, 2020
COVID-19 shakes up student teaching placements (Story)
Apr 06, 2020
SGA holds election for executive cabinet (Story)
Mar 31, 2020
Marywood donates supplies to local medical facilities (Story)
Mar 30, 2020
New core curriculum launch delayed to Fall 2021 (Story)
Mar 25, 2020
University of Scranton student tests positive for COVID-19 (Story)
Feb 28, 2020
Coronavirus affects study abroad plans for students (Story)
Feb 17, 2020
SALD changes name and hires new assistant director (Story)
Feb 17, 2020
Advisory committee formed to connect Marywood Heights and University (Story)
Feb 03, 2020
Marywood set to open a Truth, Racial Healing and Transformation Campus Center (Story/Media)
Jan 28, 2020
NEWS BRIEF: Marywood signs two new agreements (Story)
Jan 27, 2020
Course evaluations for fall 2019 show 50% return rate (Story)
Jan 22, 2020
Office of Admissions undergoes restructuring (Story)
Dec 14, 2019
Dr. Turell’s tenure as Provost to end in the spring (Story)
Nov 22, 2019
New heat and hot water systems being installed on campus (Story)
Nov 22, 2019
Boland-Chase named Interim Director of University Admissions (Story)
Nov 20, 2019
Student Government Association holds special election (Story)
Oct 29, 2019
Annual Security Report shows drop in liquor law offenses (Story)
Oct 28, 2019
NEWS BRIEF: Smell in Loughran Hall caused by smoke, not gas leak (Story)
Oct 16, 2019
Marywood to offer STD tests and HIV screenings to students (Story)
Oct 03, 2019
Changes coming to the final week of the semester (Story)
Sep 26, 2019
SALD office launches new Marywood app (Story)
Sep 12, 2019
NativityMiguel middle school opens on Marywood campus (Story)
Sep 03, 2019
NEWS BRIEF: New Board of Trustees members and officers announced (Story)
May 30, 2019
NEWS BRIEF: Clean up begins on campus after storm (Story)
Apr 18, 2019
NEWS BRIEF: Student alleges on-campus sexual assault (Story)
Apr 08, 2019
NEWS BRIEF: Zauhar’s tenure as Dean to end in June (Story)
Mar 25, 2019
Campus reacts to New Zealand massacre (Story)
Mar 20, 2019
Opioid addiction presentation to be held on Thursday (Story)
Mar 04, 2019
NEWS BRIEF: Master of Business Administration program receives top ranking (Story)
Feb 26, 2019
New core curriculum launch delayed to Fall 2020 (Story)
Feb 19, 2019
NEWS BRIEF: Marywood extends contract with Urban Smart Growth (Story)
Feb 13, 2019
Government shutdown has little effect on Marywood (Story)
Feb 03, 2019
NEWS BRIEF: Management Information System program receives recognition (Story)
Jan 31, 2019
NEWS BRIEF: FNCB Bank donates to Momentum Program (Story)
Dec 05, 2018
NEWS BRIEF: More acts of vandalism on campus (Story)
Dec 04, 2018
Latest security report shows a mixed bag (Story)
Dec 03, 2018
NEWS BRIEF: Amphitheatre statue vandalized (Story)
Nov 29, 2018
Marywood addresses mold affecting two campus buildings (Story)
Nov 19, 2018
Project Mint refreshes areas on campus (Story)
Oct 23, 2018
Office of Military and Veteran Services partners with two nonprofits (Story)
Oct 11, 2018
NEWS BRIEF: Steam system repair to occur during fall break (Story)
Oct 10, 2018
NEWS BRIEF: Master of social work student receives fellowship (Story)
Oct 08, 2018
Safety task force makes changes on campus since armed student incident (Story)
Oct 04, 2018
NEWS BRIEF: Speech-Language Pathology Student receives national scholarship (Story)
Sep 30, 2018
Marywood holds discussion on sexual abuse in the Catholic church (Story)
Sep 30, 2018
Marywood included in national rankings (Story)
Sep 21, 2018
NEWS BRIEF: Physician Assistant graduates earn 100 percent pass rate on national exam (Story)
Sep 18, 2018
New IHM candidate begins candidacy phase (Story)
Sep 14, 2018
NEWS BRIEF: Graduate art therapy program ranked most affordable (Story)
Sep 13, 2018
NEWS BRIEF: SGA fills remaining positions (Story)
Jul 11, 2018
NEWS BRIEF: CSD graduates achieve 100 percent pass rate on national exam (Story)
May 17, 2018
Active shooter drill draws mixed feelings from faculty (Story)
May 09, 2018
Marywood holds fifth annual Community Leadership Celebration; raises most money in event history (Story)
May 03, 2018
Prerequisite requirements may have caused uncontested SGA election (Story)
May 01, 2018
Sr. John working to make Marywood a fair trade campus (Story)
Apr 17, 2018
Business class organizes service projects (Story)
Apr 09, 2018
SGA executive cabinet for next year announced; nominees win positions unopposed (Story)
Mar 27, 2018
Community gathers for vigil honoring victims of gun violence (Story)
Mar 27, 2018
Rugby Preview Day attracts prospective student athletes (Story)
Mar 22, 2018
Student starts petition to keep interim music therapy program director (Story)
Mar 21, 2018
Town halls held to address impact of current events on campus (Story)
Mar 07, 2018
Sr. Mary Scholarship winners announced (Story)
Feb 27, 2018
Marketing and communications department hopes to refresh Marywood’s brand (Story)
Feb 26, 2018
‘Make, Believe’ exhibition opens at Maslow Gallery (Story)
Feb 14, 2018
New Faces on Campus: Meet Director of Marketing James Brown (Story)
Feb 05, 2018
Pacer Investment Fund announces rise in profits (Story)
Dec 30, 2017
Never-ending cycle for Marywood admissions department (Media)
Dec 27, 2017
Academic Affairs changes course evaluation process (Story)
Nov 30, 2017
Campus comes together to celebrate President Sr. Mary Persico’s birthday (Story/Media)
Nov 29, 2017
Board of Trustees meets, says university is working toward breakeven budget (Story)
Nov 22, 2017
Marywood community members continue Thanksgiving tradition (Story/Media)
Nov 17, 2017
DACA repeal sparks action from Marywood faculty and staff (Story)
Oct 13, 2017
Outside company and gallery staff repair leak (Story/Media)
Oct 03, 2017
Service trip to Kenya scheduled for spring (Story)
Sep 27, 2017
SAC holds first Coffeehouse of semester (Story)
Sep 25, 2017
COMMENTARY: Hulu comes out on top at Emmy Awards (Story)
Sep 20, 2017
Marie Dennis to promote peace at lecture (Story)