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, ...

Student Competition

Wilkes University Pharmacy Student Colleen Herman of Lancaster, Pa., Wins Pennsylvania Pharmacists Association Competition

Colleen Herman of Lancaster, Pa., won the Know Pain Know Gain Pharmacy Patient Counseling Competition administered by the Pennsylvania Pharmacists Association. The student competition was conducted at the association's annual Mid-Year Conference, held Jan. 24-26, 2014, in Bedford, Pa. Sponsored b...

5 months ago
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Wilkes University Student Kayla Hiryak of Gilbertsville, Pa., Receives First Place for "Phage Hunting" Research Poster at Science Education Alliance Conference

Wilkes University student Kayla Hiryak of Gilbertsville, Pa., received first place for a research poster that she presented at the Howard Hughes Medical Institute's Science Education Alliance Conference. The conference was held at the institute's research center at Janelia Farm, Va. Hiryak, the d...

about 18 hours ago
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Wilkes University Student Emily Gicewicz of Rensselaer, N.Y., Presents "Phage Hunting" Research at Science Education Alliance Conference

Wilkes University student Emily Gicewicz of Rensselaer, N.Y., presented a research poster at the Howard Hughes Medical Institute's Science Education Alliance Conference. The conference was held at the institute's research center at Janelia Farm, Va. Gicewicz's poster featured the results of resea...

about 18 hours ago
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Wilkes University Students Research Biodiversity in Pennsylvania

A team of students from Wilkes University is conducting research that will help to ensure the rich diversity of wildlife in Pennsylvania's parks, wildlife refuges and state game lands.

6 days ago
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Wilkes University Summer Research Team Studies Components of Rainwater

A Wilkes University student research team is studying the major non-organic components of rainwater. The students are collecting rain samples, taking real-time measurements of pH levels, and using a variety of chemical tests to identify what components other than water precipitate as a storm begi...

6 days ago