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Six King’s faculty receive teaching awards

Six King’s College faculty members recently received teaching awards or were named to established professorships.

Dr. Thomas Drazdowski of Mountain Top, professor of education, was named the John H.A. Whitman Distinguished Service Professor.

Dr. Marc Marchese, Kingston, was named to the John S. Davis Distinguished Service Professor. He is professor of human resources management.

38 King’s students participating in summer internship program

King’s College Office Career Planning recently held an orientation session for students who registered for summer internships. Thirty-eight junior, senior, and graduate level King’s College students registered for summer semester internships at 38 sponsoring organizations.

Dr. Valerie Kepner granted tenure; 6 faculty promoted by King’s Board of Directors

Dr. Valerie Kepner of Nanticoke was recently granted tenure and promoted to associate professor of economics by the King’s College Board of Directors.

Kepner earned a bachelor’s degree in management and economics from the University of Minnesota, master’s degree in economics from Iowa State University, and a doctorate in economics from Colorado State University.

Former Dean of Student Affairs at King’s Rev. Alfred F. D’Alonzo, C.S.C. Celebrates 60th Jubilee

Rev. Alfred F. D’Alonzo, C.S.C., has been a Holy Cross Priest for 60 years. From his early days as Prefect of Discipline at Father Baker Victory High School in New York to working with student athletes at the University of Notre Dame, Fr. Al’s life and ministry have given daily testimony to Holy Cross’ mission as “educators in the faith.”

King’s sophomore Nicole Lawler earns award at National UN Conference

Nicole Lawler of Orefield earned an award for outstanding position paper at the National Model United Nations (NMUN) Conference recently held in New York City. She is a sophomore majoring in psychology, political science, theology, and economics at King’s College.


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