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  1. Wyoming Area physics students compete at regional TEAMS competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | The Times Leader

    ... Society of Professional Engineers and John Barnes, Admissions officer and TEAMS coordinator for Penn State Wilkes Barre. Wyoming Area students competed at the Test of Engineering Aptitude, Mathematics, and Science (TEAMS) competition was held at the ...

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  2. Wyoming Area Middle School students compete at Science OlympiadRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | The Times Leader

    The Wyoming Area Science Olympiad Team earned a first place overall finish in the Northeast Regional Science Olympiad Competition earning medals in 14 out of 23 events including six gold, three silver, three bronze, and two fourth place awards. Pictured from left, first row, Ben Klaproth, Kristi Skok, Luke Coolbaugh, Mike Abromovage, Nate Cable, Mike Remley, Nick Perry, Jeremy Harman.

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  3. Wyoming Area High School students compete at Science OlympiadRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | The Times Leader

    The Wyoming Area High School Science Olympiad team finished in fourth place in the Northeast Regional Science Olympiad Competition held at Penn State, Wilkes-Barre competing against 25 other high school teams and is now qualified to compete in the Science Olympiad State Competition on Saturday, April 25 at Juniata College. From left, first row Vicki Remley, Krystina Stanczyk, Brittany Thomas, Samantha Williams, Carrie Pozaic, Olivia Kotulka, Kara Sooner, Amy Alder.

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  4. Upon Further Review: Amy Aston-Rome won Striders' Winter's End Foot Race in 2003Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The Times Leader

    Brad Baird, far right, of Shavertown, and Amy Aston-Rome, far left, of Dallas, take off to start the Wyoming Valley Striders' Winter's End Foot Race in 2003. Brad Baird, far right, of Shavertown, and Amy Aston-Rome, far left, of Dallas, take off to start the Wyoming Valley Striders' Winter's End Foot Race in 2003.

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  5. Penn State/Wilkes-Barre honors students taking part in global warming course in HawaiiRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The Times Leader

    Penn State Wilkes-Barre Honors students taking part in an honors course in global warming are, from left, first row, Sara Waclawski, Hanover Township; Devon Nicoletti, Hunlock Creek; Michele Brisco, Pocono Pines; Brittney Winsock, Wyoming; and Caitlyn Traver, Mehoopany. Second row, William Bachman, Honors Advisor; Gabriel Micca, Shickshinny; Andrew Osolnick, West Wyoming; Randall Welsh, Jr., Hunlock Creek; Andrew Swiatek, Shickshinny; Ali Paris-Hasan, Dallas; Carey Vailes, Dallas; and Theresa Clemente, Honors Advisor.

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  6. Brisk temps greet End of Winter runnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | The Times Leader

    Runners take off to begin the Wyoming Valley Striders Winter's End Run at Penn State/Wilkes-Barre in Lehman Township on Sunday morning. Runners take off to begin the Wyoming Valley Striders Winter's End Run at Penn State/Wilkes-Barre in Lehman Township on Sunday morning.

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  7. Dallas High School students place sixth in Northeast Regional Science OlympiadRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | The Times Leader

    Dallas High School students, from left, Ryan Marshall and Anthony Huntington work on a Compound Machines calculation during the Northeast Regional Science Olympiad, held March 11 at Penn State Wilkes-Barre. Dallas High School students, from left, Ryan Marshall and Anthony Huntington work on a Compound Machines calculation during the Northeast Regional Science Olympiad, held March 11 at Penn State Wilkes-Barre.

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  8. Events Listings: March 18 to 24, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Weekender

    Polar explorer and environmental scientist Tim Jarvis will speak on 'Course of Action: Lessons from a Lifetime of Polar Exploration' March 23 at Misericordia University in Dallas.

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  9. Abington Heights middle, high school teams place in Northeast Regional Science OlympiadRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | The Times Leader

    Abington Heights Middle School students pose by a lion statue at Penn State Wilkes-Barre where they competed in the Northeast Regional Science Olympiad on March 11. From left, first row, are Joshua Parfrey, fifth grade; Bobby Tricarico, fifth grade and Ryan Salony, fifth grade. Middle, Hutch Lynott, fifth grade, Griffin Price, fifth grade and Shaine Hughes, sixth grade.

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  10. Northwest Basketball 1982-84Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2012 | The Citizens' Voice

    For two consecutive years the Northwest basketball team was the premier Class A program in Pennsylvania. Winning back-to-back state championships, this group of Rangers broke the mold of legendary head coach Ed Gayeski's coaching philosophy.

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  11. Gunshannon-BuzardRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2010 | The Citizens' Voice

    Michael and Charlotte Gunshannon of Kingston announce the engagement and upcoming wedding of their daughter, Jennifer Kathleen, to Brian Thomas Buzard, son of Rodney and Lori Buzard of Fairmount City, Pa. The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of the late William and Charlotte Davis; Mary Gunshannon, Dallas and the late Thomas Gunshannon.

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  12. Area students participate in Northeast Regional Science OlympiadRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | The Times Leader

    Pittston Area Middle School student Dana Zuba, seventh grade, operates her Robo-Cross vehicle she assembled for the Northeast Regional Science Olympiad, held Wednesday, March 11 at Penn State Wilkes-Barre. Her favorite aspect of the event was the competition.

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  13. Wyoming Area shines at science competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | The Citizens' Voice

    Cousins Jenna and Abby Plouse of Athens prepares to launch rubber band airplane at the 2015 Northeast Science Olympiadcv12sciencep6Warren Ruda / The Citizens' Voice WARREN RUDA / THE CITIZENS' VOICE Wyoming Area's Cara Yorina prepares her plane for launch during the 2015 Northeast Regional Science Olympiad on Wednesday at Penn State Wilkes-Barre in Lehman Township. Students from 50 schools throughout Northeastern and Central Pennsylvania competed in individual and team events at the 2015 Northeast Regional Science Olympiad, held Wednesday at Penn State Wilkes-Barre in Lehman Township.

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  14. Science Olympiad: On a wing and a paper clipRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | The Times Leader

    Wyoming Area High School senior Amy Alder and sophomore Kara Donner get ready to launch their glider in the "Wright Stuff" competition of the 2015 Northeast Regional Science Olympiad Wednesday at Penn-State Wilkes-Barre in Lehman Township. Wyoming Area High School senior Amy Alder and sophomore Kara Donner get ready to launch their glider in the "Wright Stuff" competition of the 2015 Northeast Regional Science Olympiad Wednesday at Penn-State Wilkes-Barre in Lehman Township.

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  15. Dallas School Board learns about public funding, makes personnel changesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | The Times Leader

    The Dallas School Board listened to a presentation on public school funding, voted on personnel changes and heard group updates at its March 9 meeting. Sandra Miller, the area's local representative for Campaign for Fair Education Funding, gave a presentation to the board and explained that Pennsylvania's public schools don't have a formula to figure out how much money each district should receive and hasn't had a working formula to distribute Basic Education Funding since about 1992.

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  16. Dallas SB listens to fair funding presentationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | The Times Leader

    The Dallas School Board listened to a presentation on public school funding, voted on personnel changes and heard group updates on Monday evening. Sandra Miller, the area's local representative for Campaign for Fair Education Funding, gave a presentation to the board, claiming that Pennsylvania's public schools don't have a formula to figure out how much money each district should receive and hasn't had a working formula to distribute basic education funding since about 1992.

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  17. Business Briefcase, March 8, 2015Read the original story

    Saturday Mar 7 | The Times-Tribune

    Wednesday: "Relationship Realities: Emotionally-Mature Leadership in an Age of Avoidance," by John Engels, author and global educator, Family Business Alliance, Wilkes University. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. with a light breakfast.

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  18. For second straight year, Penn State's THON raises $13 million for pediatric cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | The Times Leader

    Penn State head football coach James Franklin, center, speaks to the crowd during the 2015 Penn State IFC/Panhellenic Dance Marathon on Sunday in University Park. Noah Benner, a beneficiary of THON, is at left while Penn State wide receiver Matt Zanellato is at right.

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  19. Mensah leaving mark at Penn State Wilkes-BarreRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | The Citizens' Voice

    Coming out of South Plainfield High School, Penn State Wilkes-Barre forward Denzel Mensah was one of the top players in New Jersey with much to prove on and off the court. Coming off of Wednesday's 81-74 win over Penn State Worthington Scranton in the PSUAC playoffs, he has 1,168 career points, 533 rebounds, 220 assists and 127 steals.

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  20. Locals prep for Penn State's THON at University ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | The Times Leader

    Penn State's IFC/Panhellenic Dance Marathon will begin Friday and run through Sunday. The event, which raises money for the Four Diamonds Fund, is the largest student-run philanthropy in the world.

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