U of S Marks Anniversary At Opening Mass

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SCRANTON -- It is a year of celebration marking 125 years of the University of Scranton and it started Thursday in prayer.

Students, alumni, staff and more filled the Byron Center on campus for a mass marking the founding of what was St. Thomas College back in 1888.

The mass was celebrated by Bishop Joseph Bambera of the Diocese of Scranton.

There are more events to come in the anniversary celebration at the "U".