Library Exhibit: 125th Anniversary of the International Correspondence Schools (ICS)

The International Correspondence Schools of Scranton, Pennsylvania grew out of a question and answer column written by Thomas J. Foster, publisher of Colliery Engineer and Metal Miner. In 1885, Pennsylvania passed a Mine Safety Act, which required miners and inspectors … Continue reading

The International Film Series Presents “Lucky”

How could a recently orphaned, 10-year old homeless South African boy ever be called Lucky? Over the grave of his dead mother, Lucky makes a promise to make something of himself. Leaving the security of his remote Zulu village for … Continue reading

Sept. 10th – Join The University of Scranton Schemel Forum for a lecture featuring Senator George J. Mitchell

EVENT POSTPONED The event is free and open to the public.  For more information and to RSVP contact For more information on upcoming Schemel Forum events, click here. … Continue reading