King’s College will offer diverse writing workshops, roundtable discussions, and open readings as part of the first Creative Writing Conference on Friday, March 24, and Saturday, March 25, on the College’s campus in Wilkes-Barre. The conference is sponsored by the English Department and King’s Campion Society, a student organization dedicated to writing.
WHERE: Burke Auditorium, McGowan School of Business
WHEN: Wednesday, February 22, 2017, 3:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
Thomas Stegman, S.J., Dean of the School of Theology and Ministry and Associate Professor of New Testament, Boston College will deliver the annual Moreau Lecture titled "The Relevance of St. Paul’s ‘Life in the Spirit’ for Today.” Free. INFO: (570) 208-5900, ext. 5767.
King’s College Early Learning Center (KCELC), under the direction of Bright Horizon Family Solutions, a leading provider of early childhood education, was recently re-accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) – the world’s largest organization working on behalf of young children. Fewer than 10 percent of all child care centers, preschools, and kindergartens in this country are accredited by NAEYC.
Patrick J. Murphy, a 1996 graduate of King’s College, decorated military veteran, attorney, former US Congressman, and, most recently, Under Secretary of the US Army, will provide the address at King’s 68th Annual Commencement exercises to be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, May 21, at Mohegan Sun Arena. Approximately 500 students will receive either a bachelor’s or master’s degree at the ceremony.
Fourteen King’s College students who will complete the master of physician assistant studies program in August will be participating in one-week medical mission trips to Haiti in April and July.