Robert J. Ciaruffoli, a 1975 graduate of King’s College and a retired member of the Office of the CEO at Baker Tilly Virchow Krause LLC, one of the nation’s largest accounting and advisory firms, will provide the address at King’s 67th Annual Commencement exercises to be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, May 22, at Mohegan Sun Arena. Approximately 500 students will receive either a bachelor’s or master’s degree at the ceremony. In addition to addressing the graduates, Ciaruffoli will receive an honorary doctor of humanities degree from King’s.

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

WHEN: 1 P.M., April 9.

Philosopher Dr. Alexander Guerrero of the University of Pennsylvania will deliver a free public lecture, titled “Should We Choose Our Politicians by Lottery, Rather Than Election?” Free. INFO: (570) 208-5900, ext. 5242.

Michael Langan of Wilkes-Barre has been named the Outstanding Adult Learner at King’s College. He graduated summa cum laude with a bachelor’s degree in history and secondary education in December 2015. 

The Saudi Club at King’s College and the College’s Career Planning Department organized a professional development workshop attended by more than 200 Saudi students from six local colleges and universities.

WHERE: Burke Auditorium, McGowan School of Business

WHEN: Tuesday, April 5, 2016, 7:00 p.m.

Philosopher Dr. Derrick Darby will discuss the persistence of racism in the American education system, including student tracking and school discipline practices, during a free public lecture titled “Old Poison in New Bottles: How Racism Thrives in Integrated Schools and Why This Is a Problem of Justice,” at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, April 5, in the Burke Auditorium at King’s College. A reception with Dr. Darby will follow the lecture.Philosopher Dr. Derrick Darby will discuss the persistence of racism in the American education system, including student tracking and school discipline practices, during a free public lecture titled “Old Poison in New Bottles: How Racism Thrives in Integrated Schools and Why This Is a Problem of Justice,” at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, April 5, in the Burke Auditorium at King’s College. A reception with Dr. Darby will follow the lecture.

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