This Week in University History: The Attack on Pearl Harbor and the Effect it had on the University of Scranton.

A series of events leading to the Jesuits taking on both the administration and ownership of the University of Scranton occurred 72 years ago this week.  At the time, the Christian Brothers were running the U, but with the almost … Continue reading






Acts of Faith: University’s 125th Anniversary Celebrated in Times-Tribune

The Scranton Times-Tribune dedicated a special insert in today’s Sunday Times to the University’s 125th Anniversary celebration – with lots of great photos from the Times-Tribune files as well as images from our own University Archives digital collections. Check out the Times-Tribune … Continue reading






Happy Thanksgiving – Holiday Hours

Happy Thanksgiving to all, from your friends at the Weinberg Memorial Library! We’ll be on reduced hours for the holiday: Wednesday, November 27:  8:00am – 4:30pm Thursday, November 28: CLOSED Friday, November 29: CLOSED Saturday, November 30: CLOSED Sunday, December … Continue reading