February 3, 2012 – Frank Hacken was recently named director of campus safety and security at King’s College. He will coordinate all aspects of campus safety and security, including oversight of the campus security department and education and compliance with work safety.
January 25, 2012 – The Campion Literary Society at King’s College will host a pair of free public events for creative writers. The events include an open reading to share original work with the King’s community and public and a writing workshop on the craft of poetry, fiction and non-fiction.
January 24, 2012- Forty-seven 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.
December 22, 2012 – Crystal Wightman of Swoyersville captures scenic landscapes which detail the small side of life through a format known as Macro Photography. She will display a variety of landscape, wildlife and macro photographs in the “Small Side of Life” exhibition from Jan. 9 through Feb. 23 in the Widmann Gallery at King’s College.
December 19, 2011 – The King’s College Early Learning Center teamed up with King's faculty, staff and students this holiday season to collect more than 100 toys for the Marines Annual Toys for Tots campaign. The childcare center, managed by Hildebrandt Learning Centers, LLC, held a competition to determine which classrooms collected the most toys. The collected toys will be distributed to families in Luzerne County.
December 12, 2011 – King’s College juniors Tanya Cheeseman and Samantha Phelan have been awarded full-tuition scholarships to study during the spring semester in Northern Ireland as part of the Irish-American Scholars Program.
December 7, 2011 - King’s was recently awarded a grant of almost $1,000 to develop teacher study guides for the student performances of “Merry Wives of Windsor,” this year’s Shakespeare production.
King’s has been including a work by Shakespeare as part of its annual season of plays for the last 59 years. Each year, private performances of the Shakespeare play are held on weekdays for high school students from throughout the Wyoming Valley, Lehigh Valley, and the Poconos.
November 17, 2011 – The King’s College choir, Cantores Christi Regis, will celebrate the holiday season with free public performances at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 2, and Saturday, Dec. 3, in the J. Carroll McCormick Campus Ministry Center, located at North Franklin and West Jackson streets.