2016 News / Archives

2016 Events Calendar (PDF)

2014 News / Archives

2014 Calendar of Events (11-17-2013)
2014 Chapter Events (PDF)

Wayne-Pike Chapter 2014 Calendar of Events
Wayne-Pike 2014 Calendar (PDF)

Worthington Scranton Campus Alumni Society Events
  • Breakfast with the Lion - Sunday, April 6 - 9am to noon, The View Cafe, Study Learning Center.
  • Campus Graduate Luncheon - Thursday, April 24 @ Noon  (for Dec. 2013 and May 2014 grads).
  • Also- Speed Mentoring - date to be determined, anticipated to be in late January.

2014 Annual Dinner
    The 36th Annual Chapter Dinner with guest speakers coaches James Franklin, Cael Sanderson and Erica Walsh. Congratulations to our Alumnus of the Year: Dr. Christopher Metzger. Thank You everyone who attended.  Original Flyer...

  • Individual photographs taken by the Photographer can be purchased directly by following this link: https://vando.imagequix.com/R914X9P
Chapter Photo Gallery  -- Video 1 -- Video 2 -- Video 3 -- Video 4
2014 Penn State Day @ Knoebels Amusement Park
Join us on Saturday, May 17, 2014 in Elysburg, PA
We all know how much fun Knoebels can be. Just add a large crowd of PENN STATERS, and the day will get even better! Let’s Go State!!!!!!!

Jersey Boys at the Scranton Cultural Center
Saturday, Feb 15th
The Greater Scranton Chapter is trying to gauge interest in having an evening out at the Broadway Theatre League's presentation of "Jersey Boys". More info...

2013 News / Archives

PMTA Toys for Tots Campaign

Saturday, Dec 14th
The Pennsylvania Motor Truck Association has invited local PSU alumni, family and friends to their "Toys for Tots Campaign" Saturday Dec 14th from 2pm to 6pm at the Idle Hours Lanes ( map ). More info (pdf)

Family-to-Family Volunteers Needed
Wednesday, Nov 27th
The Greater Scranton Chapter will be volunteering next Wednesday, November 27th from 12pm-3pm at the Family to Family Thanksgiving Program at the Scranton Cultural Center.
Volunteers are needed to help assemble food baskets so that those less fortunate can enjoy a Thanksgiving Dinner. More info...

PSU Grassroots Networking Event
Thursday, Nov 14th
Penn State Grassroots Network is organizing a "networking event" for area alumni, PSU Grassroots volunteers, Scranton-area campus leaders, and area legislators at the Hilton Scranton & Conference Center ( map ) . More info...

PSU vs Syracuse Bus Trip
Saturday, August 31st, 2013 -- MetLife Stadium, East Rutherford, NJ
The series against Penn State is the longest in Syracuse’s football history. The teams have met 70 times on the gridiron, beginning in 1922.  More info...

Jeff Rubel
A very sad day for the Greater Scranton Chapter and Board. We've lost one of ours and words cannot describe the sympathy we feel for his family & friends.  Jeff Rubel Obituary
Rest in peace, Jeff; you will be greatly missed.
"The "blue and white" experience never left him..."

2013 Chapter Dinner featuring Coach Bill O'Brien
Scranton location of the Coaches Caravan
More info...

Greater Scranton Chapter Endowment Rankings
The Greater Scranton Chapter was mentioned in the latest Alumni Insider e-newsletter for being #6 in the top ten largest chapter endowments. Alumni Insider article...

Phil Grosz Night
The 30th Annual Phil Grosz Night Football Chat is set for Friday, February 8th at 7pm
More info...

2013 January Newsletter
Available now in the Newsletter section

Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins Game
Come join us watch the WB/S Penquins vs. Adirondack Phantoms (Philadelphia Flyers Affiliate Team). Saturday, February 2, 2013 7:05pm. More info...

Bowling Night
Date/Time: Saturday January 26, 5pm.Join fellow alumni and Penn State friends for a night at the lanes!
More info...

Donation News
Read how the chapter has assisted the local community in the past several month. More info...

Thanksgiving Volunteers Needed
The Chapter will be volunteering this Wednesday, November 21st from 12pm-3pm at the Family to Family Thanksgiving Program at the Scranton Cultural Center.

2012 Winter Newsletter
Click here to view it as a web page.   Or get a PDF version in the Newsletter archive.

PSU vs Ohio St Bus Package, Oct 27th
The Greater Scranton Chapter will be running a bus trip to the Ohio State home game on Saturday, October 27th. Game time is 6pm. Bus trip does not include your ticket for the game. PRESALE: $35 per person until Sept 12th.  Regular price is $40 per person.  Reservations close Oct-1st.  More details...

Members Only Pizza Party, Aug 21st
All 2012 Greater Scranton Chapter members are invited to join us for our Annual Free Pizza Party. Come and eat, socialize, and have fun as we gather together and share an evening of Penn State Camaraderie. We will be continuing our $5 raffle for 2 season tickets, auctioning off 2 more season tickets, and also offering single game tickets. Please bring your membership card. Arcaro & Genell’s 443 South Main Street Old Forge, PA. Event starts at 6:30pm

2012 Penn State Freshman Sendoff Cookout
We are inviting the incoming freshmen and their families to a cookout and you are part of a class of over 300 students, soon attending the Altoona, Behrend (Erie), Berks, Harrisburg, Hazleton, Mont Alto, Abington, University Park, Wilkes-Barre, World, and Worthington Scranton campuses!  (Aug-9, More info...  )

Nursing Students Fundraiser for the Children’s Advocacy Center
Patricia Masters, a Penn State Worthington Scranton nursing student, came up with the idea of doing a fundraiser that would actually help a regional social service agency, for her final project.  (Aug-7, More Info... )

Welcome to the Greater Scranton Penn State Alumni Chapter's New Website  
We welcome any suggestion/comments/questions about the new website.  Our contact info can be found on the "Contact Us"  page.