KEYSTONE News and Events

Recent News

Keystone receives USDA loan

Keystone College has received a $9.9 million loan from the United States Department of Agriculture which will have a positive impact on the college and the students it serves.

Keystone College Honors Veterans

Keystone College Honors Veterans

Keystone College hosted its 14th annual Veterans Day luncheon on Nov. 9 at the Theatre in Brooks. Guest speaker for the event was U.S. Air Force veteran and 1973 Keystone graduate Don Jones. Mr. Jones is commander of Clarks Summit VFW Post 7069 and serves as the military liaison for Keystone College’s Elmer R. Hawk ’48 Veterans Center.

Student News

KC In the News

Keystone College celebrates 150 years of changes

Keystone College began with a conversation at a general store. The north had just won the Civil War, and no secondary schools existed between Scranton and Binghamton, New York. At that general store in the small Wyoming County town of Factoryville, three men discussed...

Keystone partners with others to tackle food insecurity

Keystone students partnered with Geisinger's Springboard Healthy Scranton Initiative and local non-profit, Here for a Reason, and students from Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine, Lackawanna College, and University of the Sciences to assemble 10,000 meals to be...

Factoryville, La Plume celebrate Christy Mathewson Day

The Scranton Times-Tribune Brothers Jay and Scott Mathewson finally got to see the hometown of baseball Hall of Fame pitcher Christy Mathewson. Jay Mathewson of Atlanta and Scott of St. Louis, and Scott’s son, Jack, came to Factoryville and neighboring Keystone...

Children of migrant workers sharpen skills, confidence

The Scranton Times-Tribune  One group at a time, students took deep breaths and began to speak about what they learned this week — robotics, 3D printing, global health, astronomy, pottery and bacterial...

Media Contacts

Fran Calpin,
Senior Director of College Relations
(570) 945-8170

Beth Miller,
Senior Director of Communications and Marketing
(570) 945-8158

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Events at Keystone

Important Dates

   October 15-19 

Mid-Term Exams

   October 22 

Advising Begins

   October 29 

Registration Begins

   Nov. 21 – 25 

Thanksgiving Break

   Dec. 10-14 

Final Exams

Upcoming Events

Admissions Events

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Offices of Conferences and Special Events

Elena O’Connor, Director
(570) 945-8160