King’s College is hosting a Visiting Scholar through the prestigious Fulbright Scholar-in-Residence Program during the current academic year. Dr. Pankaj Chakraborty is a renowned professor in political theory, Indian and western political thought, public administration, and human rights.

King’s College will host a panel discussion on the encyclical of Pope Francis, “Laudato si,” at 4:15 p.m., Monday, Sept. 21, in the Snyder Room, Sheehy-Farmer Campus Center, at King’s College.  A theologian, economist, environmental scientist, and a local rabbi will offer different expertise and perspectives of Pope Francis' letter on the care of creation and the environment.

King’s College announced four one-year full-time faculty appointments for the 2015-16 academic year.

Seventeen King’s College education students recently began their 14-week student teaching in area primary and secondary schools.

King’s College will host a panel discussion on questions of race and social justice in the wake of the events in Ferguson, Missouri, at 7 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 17, in the Burke Auditorium, William G. McGowan School of Business, on North River Street.