Anne Noone, a Pittston resident has served in various positions at King’s College since 1966, was recently selected to receive the Spirit of Holy Cross Award, an annual recognition by the United States Province of Priests and Brothers of the critical importance lay people play in living out the vision and mission of Holy Cross founder Blessed Basil Moreau, C.S.C., to make God known, loved and served in education, parish and mission settings.
Richard Lanahan has been appointed a major gift officer at King’s College. He is a 2010 graduate of King’s.
Emily Liu has been appointed director of international student recruitment at King’s College.
King’s College will commemorate the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity with a Taizè Prayer Service beginning at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 25, in the Chapel of Christ the King, located on the corner of North Franklin and West Jackson Streets.
Twenty-two King’s College students have begun a 14-week student teaching experience at area elementary, junior-high, and senior-high schools. The supervised student teaching experience is necessary to fulfill King’s degree requirements and to obtain a Pennsylvania Teacher Certificate.
Nine King's College students are studying in foreign countries for academic credit during the spring semester.
Eighteen King’s College students are serving as volunteer mentors for the Juvenile Justice program.
James Bone, CPA, second from left, executive vice president and chief financial officer of First National Community Bancorp, Inc., (FNCB) presents a check to Father John Ryan, C.S.C., second from right, president of King’s College, representing the bank’s $2,500 contribution to the College through the Pennsylvania Educational Improvement Tax Credit (EITC) Program.
James Gilgallon of Wilkes-Barre has been appointed executive director of campus safety and security at King’s College. A 1989 graduate of King’s, Gilgallon joins the King’s community after serving for 25 years in several capacities with the Pennsylvania State Police, including most recently as the Director of Internal Affairs for the Bureau of Integrity and Professional Standards Department.
Five local residents will present a collection of oil, watercolor, and acrylic paintings during a free public exhibition, “For the Love of… Painting,” through Friday, Feb. 17, in the Widmann Gallery at King’s College.