Wilkes-Barre, Pa — It was a joyous homecoming on Friday, Oct. 7 for Rev. John Ryan, C.S.C. The Wilkes-Barre native, was inaugurated as King’s College ninth president for the Congregation of the Holy Cross school. Watch his Inaugural Address.
Fr. Ryan has been working at the college since 1994, and as the president since July 1, but the ceremony in the William S. Scandlon Physical Education Center was a chance to publicly welcome him to his new role. He is the first Wilkes-Barre native to hold the position.
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