WHERE: McGowan School of Business, Burke Auditorium

WHEN: Thursday, September 7, 7:00 p.m.

Dr. Patrisia Macias-Rojas, assistant professor of sociology, University of Illinois at Chicago, will deliver the 2017 Labor Day Lecture, titled “From Deportation to Prison: The Politics of Immigration Enforcement in Post-Civil Rights America.” Free. INFO: (570) at 208-5900, ext. 5689

September 1, 2017 - For the eighth consecutive year, King’s has been recognized as among the best master’s degree granting institutions in the country in a national ranking by “Washington Monthly” magazine which recognizes higher learning institutions for service to the community and social mobility of the student body.  King’s placed 250th of almost 650 colleges and universities in the final rankings. 

August 30, 2017 - King’s College’s Seventh Annual Diversity Festival will kick-off with a Spanish Fiesta and will also include free film screenings and a cultural game night.  The events will be held in September and October on the College’s campus.

WHERE: King’s College, Widmann Gallery, Sheehy-Farmer Campus Center

WHEN: Aug. 28-Sept. 22. Meet the Artist reception: Sept. 15, 6-8 p.m.

Coordinated by local artist Sue Hand, the exhibition will include works by area high school students. Free. INFO: (570) 208-5900, ext. 5328.

August 22, 2017 - Almost 40 local high school students will showcase a variety of original creative works during “The 15th Invitational Emerging Artists Exhibition” to be held from Monday, Aug. 28, through Friday, Sept. 22, in the Widmann Gallery at King’s College.