Given the overall demand for qualified engineers among leading businesses and the academic reputation of the University of Notre Dame, King’s College officials were confident that the dual degree program in engineering that was announced in 2012 would be a popular option for high school graduates. The high level of popularity it has reached in a very short time frame has exceeded all their expectations.
Debbie Gross, a junior King’s College student and West Pittston resident, has had a paper accepted for presentation at an international conference to be held at Oxford University in England this summer.
Vittoria DeGiosio was recently awarded a $2,500 “Emerging Voices” scholarship presented by the Alliance for Women in Media (AWM) and Ford Motor Company Fund. She is a senior majoring in mass communications and political science at King’s College.
The 13th Annual Kids at King’s Program will offer more than 40 different classes this summer for students entering kindergarten through eighth grade. The program, in which classes meet for Monday through Friday sessions for two-and-a-half hours a day, is administered through Hildebrandt Learning Centers, operator of the King’s College Early Learning Center.