Marywood University to Celebrate Human Resources Professionals Week

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SCRANTON, PA (October 23, 2018)—Marywood University’s department of human resources was recently notified that its proposed proclamation to have a statewide “Human Resources Professionals Week,” was passed in the Pennsylvania House with a vote of 192-0.

Human Resources Professionals Week will take place annually in October. This year’s designated dates are October 22–26, 2018. The proposal was presented by Dr. E. Lee Felder, Jr., director of human resources at Marywood University, to the Honorable Pennsylvania State Representative, Karen Boback, and was unanimously passed in the House on October 16, 2018.

To celebrate the good news, the human resources department at Marywood University will host a few special activities, which are free and open to the public, including:

  • Human Resources Open House on Wednesday, October 24, 2018, from 11 a.m.–1 p.m. Light refreshments will be available and the opportunity to get your photo with Marywood’s Mascot, Maxis.
  • Fidelity Bank is sponsoring an Ice Cream Truck on Thursday, October 25, 2018, from Noon–2 p.m., in front of the Liberal Arts Center, at Marywood University



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