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Posted Monday, Apr 20, 2015 
The Geriatric Care Management program at Misericordia University is presenting the free community seminar, "Effective Estate Planning to Protect Your Quality of Life,'' on Saturday, April 25 from 10 a.m. to noon in the Catherine Evans McGowan Room of the Mary Kintz Bevevino Library.
Posted Thursday, Apr 16, 2015 
The Department of Nursing at Misericordia University recently hosted its 6th annual External Advisory Board meeting at the Westmoreland Club in Wilkes-Barre, Pa., to discuss interprofessional relationships among health care providers that benefit patients and the role of physician assistants, nurse practitioners and Doctor of Nursing Practice-credentialed nurses in the field today.
Posted Thursday, Apr 16, 2015 
The message was simple: Reading can be fun. Eighteen students from the National Student Speech Language and Hearing Association (NSSLHA) chapter at Misericordia University helped promote early literacy skills when they conducted a special reading project at the Head Start New Street Center in Plymouth, Pennsylvania. The Misericordia students – all members of the five-year speech-language pathology (SLP) program – read one-on-one with the children, ages 3 to 5, and provided each of them with a hand puppet and a book to take home.
Posted Monday, Apr 13, 2015 
Sometimes he uses his smart phone to complete classroom projects and homework exercises. It is part of the time management repertoire of Thomas Finley of Warrior Run, Pennsylvania, who recently was named the 2015 Outstanding Adult Learner by the Misericordia University Center for Adult and Continuing Education (CACE). The 37-year-old works full time as the operations manager at New Penn Motor Express in Dunmore, Pa., takes a full-time schedule of classes through the Misericordia Expressway Accelerated Degree Program, and is the father of a young son with autism. Through it all, he has earned a 3.97 grade point average and will receive his Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration in May. He already has enrolled in the MBA program at Misericordia and will begin his next set of classes in the fall.
Posted Monday, Apr 13, 2015 
Students in Misericordia University's newly formed chapter of Autism Speaks U designated April 7 as "Light Misericordia Up Blue Day" to shine a light on autism and show support of Autism Speaks. The students organized blue exterior lighting on a number of campus buildings, including the Mary Kintz Bevevino Library and the Mercy Hall Bell Tower. They also sold blue T-shirts and encouraged everyone in the campus community to wear blue that day – the color chosen to signify autism awareness.
Posted Thursday, Apr 9, 2015 
The Misericordia University National Occupational Therapy Honor Society Chapter, Pi Theta Epsilon, is holding a Classic Car Show on Saturday, April 25 from noon to 4 p.m. to benefit programming for the local honor society chapter. The event is open for free to the public.
Posted Thursday, Apr 9, 2015 
The Living Philosophy Project and the Department of Philosophy at Misericordia University will present the program, "Food for Thought," an Earth Day forum on Wednesday, April 22 from 4:30-7 p.m. in the Catherine Evans McGowan Room of the Mary Kintz Bevevino Library. Refreshments will be served.
Posted Tuesday, Apr 7, 2015 
The Misericordia University Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry hosted more than 40 students from St. Nicholas/St. Mary Elementary School in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, for a morning of chemistry fun and learning. The Misericordia students coordinated the event as a service-learning component of their course, Organic Chemistry II, taught by Frank Yepez Castillo, Ph.D., assistant professor of chemistry and biochemistry.
Misericordia University Students Walking
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