King’s College will host the annual Global Landscapes Conference on April 20-21. This year’s conference features a keynote panel presentation titled, “Governing at the Intersection of Money and Meaning – Media, Healthcare and Higher Education,” at 7 p.m. on Thursday, April 21, in the Burke Auditorium of the William G. McGowan School of Business.
Cantores Christi Regis, the 28-member choral group of King’s College students, will perform a program of classical, contemporary, sacred and secular choral music during their annual Spring Concert at 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 29, and at 5:30 p.m. on Saturday, April 30, in the J. Carroll McCormick Campus Ministry Center, located at Franklin and Jackson streets.
Forty one King’s College students were recently inducted to the College’s chapter of Delta Epsilon Sigma, the national honor society of colleges and universities with a Catholic tradition.
Staff members of WRKC, 88.5 FM, the student-run radio station of King's College, received three national broadcasting awards recently, including first place in the country for a collaborative newscast.
Dr. Gregory Bassham, professor of philosophy at King’s College, recently published an article titled "How Not to Argue for Originalism: A Review of McGinnis and Rappaport's ‘Originalism’ and the ‘Good Constitution’” in the “Journal of College and University Law.”
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.
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.
Thirteen King’s College students have been accepted by the University of Notre Dame as the first class to participate in the cooperative 3-2 dual degree program in engineering.
King’s College Clinical Professor of Athletic Training Gregory Janik and Athletic Training majors Shanley Harlacker and Nate Romiski created a 30-second public service announcement promoting the profession that was broadcasted during high school championship events in March on Pennsylvania Cable Network.