Dr. Christopher O’Brien has been appointed the inaugural Dean of Health Sciences at King’s College. He will oversee the faculty and curricular affairs of King’s health sciences programs, including physician assistant studies, athletic training, exercise science, and the College’s two newest health sciences programs: the RN to Bachelor of Science in Nursing Program which begins in spring 2018, and the innovative 1+2+1 Dual Degrees in Nursing Program, a collaboration with Luzerne County Community College, beginning in fall 2018.
Eight new full-time faculty members join King’s for the 2017-18 academic year.
“A Solution for the Healthcare Crisis” will be presented by Dr. Bernard Healey, professor of health care administration at King’s College, at 12:30 p.m. Tuesday, September 26, in the Postupak Room, located on the first floor of the McGowan School of Business.
WHERE: King’s College, Room 117, Sheehy-Farmer Campus Center.
WHEN: . 2 p.m., Sept. 15
Workshops are hour-long, informal writing classes. Workshops are themed, free, and open to the publi Free. INFO: (570) 208-5900, ext. 5487.
WHERE: King’s College, Regina Court, between North Main and Franklin streets
WHEN: Sept. 13th, 2017. 11 A.M. - 2 P.M.
Explore Latin America’s rich culture, savor authentic food, listen to a wide variety of music styles, and learn how to salsa dance during the “Spanish Fiesta,” part of the Seventh Annual Diversity Festival. Admission Free. Local vendors will sell authentic foods from Mexico, Colombia, Dominican Republic, and el Salvador. INFO: (570) 208-8021