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, ...

Scholarship

Wilkes University Student Bryant Morocho of Wilkes-Barre, Pa., Receives Polacheck Scholarship

Wilkes University student Bryant Morocho of Wilkes-Barre, Pa., was awarded the William J. Polacheck Memorial Scholarship at the University's annual scholarship luncheon on March 27. The annual scholarship is awarded to a senior student who graduated from a Wilkes-Barre Area high school, is pursui...

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Scholarship

Wilkes University Student Ian Foley of White Hall, Pa., Awarded McCole Foundation Scholarship

Wilkes University student Ian Foley of White Hall, Pa., was awarded the inaugural McCole Foundation Scholarship at the University's annual scholarship luncheon on March 27. Foley, a senior communications and political science major, merited the scholarship for an internship he completed at Chance...

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Scholarship

Wilkes University Students Awarded Mark Family Scholarships

Two Wilkes University students were awarded the Mark Family Annual Scholarship at the University's annual scholarship luncheon on March 27. The scholarship is awarded to one full-time student enrolled in the engineering program and one full-time student enrolled in the business administration pro...

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Honor Society

Wilkes University Political Science Honor Society Travels to Washington, D.C.

Seven members of Wilkes University's chapter of Pi Sigma Alpha, the national political science honor society, used a chapter activity grant to travel to Washington, D.C. There they heard the Supreme Court case Clark versus Rameker, which was an argument concerning the bankruptcy code. The group a...

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Achievement

Wilkes University Inducts Students into Teacher Education Program at Pinning Ceremony

Seventeen Wilkes University education students were inducted into the University's Teacher Education Program at a recent pinning ceremony held on March 18. The ceremony marked their successful completion of the Pennsylvania Department of Education's requirements for entrance into the program.

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