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, ...

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...

4 days ago
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.

5 days ago
Achievement

Wilkes University Students Attend Eastern Sociological Society Conference

Six Wilkes University students from the division of behavioral and social sciences traveled to Baltimore, Md., to participate in the Eastern Sociological Society Regional Conference held on Feb. 20, 2014. Andrew Wilczak, Wilkes assistant professor of sociology, accompanied the students, who are a...

5 days ago
Community Service

Wilkes University Students Spend Spring Break Volunteering with the Native American Fatherhood and Families Association

Seven Wilkes University students participated in an alternative spring break trip by volunteering with the Native American Fatherhood and Families Association in Mesa, Ariz. Alternative spring break offers students an opportunity to perform community service while experiencing a different culture...

16 days ago
Community Service

Wilkes University Students Participate in Alternative Spring Break with the Christian Appalachian Project

Four Wilkes University students participated in an alternative spring break trip in Kentucky by volunteering with the Christian Appalachian Project. Alternative spring break offers students an opportunity to perform community service while experiencing a different culture and developing their lea...

16 days ago