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Online Exclusive: Dwight “Doc” Gooden speaks at the Pennsylvania Pain and Addiction Summit presented by Wilkes

Luke Modrovsky, Sports Editor

April 20, 2018

PLAINS TOWNSHIP -- Dwight Gooden, better known as Doc, delivered the keynote address at Wilkes University’s Pennsylvania Pain and Addiction Summit. He detailed his struggles with both drug and alcohol addiction and his fight ...

MBB: Wilkes rolls past visiting Summit in rout

Ben Mandell, Staff Writer

December 6, 2017

WILKES-BARRE, Pa. — The Wilkes University Colonels bounced back from Saturday’s unexpected loss to Messiah with an 86-64 win over the Clarks Summit University Defenders. Wilkes came into the game with a 5-2 record while...

Passing of Brianna Smarkusky

January 13, 2017

ON BEHALF OF DR. PAUL ADAMS The University is profoundly saddened to announce that Brianna Smarkusky died at the Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center on Thursday, January 12. Brianna became ill while participating in a Biology...

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