About Wilkes University

Wilkes University welcomes you to our official home page. Wilkes, located in Northeastern Pennsylvania, offers small classes with Ph.D.-level faculty and a variety of undergraduate and graduate degree programs in arts, music, applied sciences, biology, chemistry, ...

Community Service

Wilkes University Students Volunteer at Flu Clinic at Dorney Park

Twenty-eight students from Wilkes University's pharmacy and nursing programs volunteered with Lehigh Valley Hospital at the hospital's free drive-thru flu clinic at Dorney Park in Allentown, Pa. The students aided hospital staff in preparing and distributing vaccines to over 14,000 people.

16 days ago
Academic Award

Wilkes University Communication Studies Major Shawn Carey of New Milford, Pa., Presents Research of Media Coverage of Natural Gas Extraction Industry in Zurich, Switzerland

Wilkes University senior communication studies major Shawn Carey of New Milford, Pa., and Jane Elmes-Crahall, Wilkes professor of communication studies, have completed research examining media coverage of the natural gas extraction industry in northeastern Pennsylvania. Carey, the son of Kenneth ...

26 days ago
Academic Award

Wilkes University Pharmacy Student Liz Taber of Nazareth, Pa., Performs Pharmacy Rotation in Peru

Wilkes University student Liz Taber performed a three-week pharmacy rotation in Peru through the Global Awareness Institute. The international program provides pharmacy students an opportunity to study in the rainforest and learn about medicinal plants unique to the region. Taber is the daughter...

about 1 month ago
Academic Award

Wilkes University Students Gain Radio Broadcast Experience at WCLH

Wilkes University students are gaining programming and broadcast experience at the student-run WCLH radio station. The station covers the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton/Hazleton area of northeastern Pennsylvania on 90.7 FM and streams online at wclh.org. Station programming includes pop, rap, rhythm and b...

about 1 month ago
Drama or Musical Achievement

Wilkes University Theatre Presents "Carrie: The Musical"

Wilkes University Theatre will present "Carrie: The Musical" on Nov. 7-9 and 14-16 at the Darte Center for the Performing Arts. All performances are at 8 p.m. with a Sunday matinee at 2 p.m.

about 1 month ago