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Past President of Stonehill College Rev. Mark Cregan to lecture on immigration policy

October 28, 2014 – Rev. Mark Cregan, C.S.C., immigration lawyer and former president of Stonehill College, will discuss United States immigration policy from a perspective of Catholic social teaching at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 6, in the Burke Auditorium at King’s College.

King’s to Sponsor Public Events to Mark 25th Anniversary of Downfall of Communism in Eastern Europe

October 27, 2014 - The King’s College history department and the Public Policy Institute will sponsor two public events in early November to mark the 25th anniversary of the fall of communism in Eastern Europe.  Both events will be held in the D. Leonard Corgan Auditorium, located on the bottom floor of the West Jackson Street building.

King’s faculty members perform chemistry and physics Halloween experiments for area children

October 16, 2014 – King’s College Chemistry Club will present a traditional ghoulish exhibition of chemical delights in commemoration of National Chemistry Week and Halloween with the 18th Annual “Things that Go Boom in the Night” at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 29, in the Burke Auditorium, William G. McGowan School of Business, located on North River Street.

King's welcomes St. Bernardine's gospel choir

October 13, 2014 – Saint Bernardine's Gospel Choir will perform a free concert of traditional gospel songs and contemporary religious compositions at King's College at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 25, and during the 11 a.m. liturgy on Sunday, Oct. 26, as part of King's “Experiencing the Arts” series.

Award-winning writer Jimmy Santiago Baca to give free public reading at King’s College

Award-winning writer Jimmy Santiago Baca will read excerpts from his work during a free public event at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 21, in the Burke Auditorium at King’s College. Baca is the 2014 Visiting Writer, a program co-sponsored by the College’s English Department and “Experiencing the Arts” Program. Baca will also work with English students on their creative writing as part of a two-day campus residency.

King’s showcases talents of local high school students

Local high school students will showcase a variety of original creative works in the Widmann Gallery at King’s College during “The Twelfth Invitational Emerging Artists Exhibition” from Oct. 6-31. 

King’s philosophy professor Dr. Bill Irwin academic article accepted for publication

Dr. William Irwin, chair and professor of philosophy at King’s College, had his paper, titled “Authorial Declaration and Extreme Actual Intentionalism,” accepted for publication in “The Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism.”

King’s College is a Catholic College sponsored by the Congregation of Holy Cross.

Dr. William Irwin

King's Holds Homecoming and Reunion Sept. 26-28

Combining Two Events Creates an Exciting Celebratory Weekend for Monarch Nation

King’s College will welcome back hundreds of alumni and friends for the 2014 Homecoming/Reunion Weekend, Friday, September 26 through Sunday, September 28. The College will combine these two important alumni events, homecoming and reunion, into a fall weekend scheduled with multiple celebratory activities.

King’s names Patrick Farrell AVP of Marketing and Communications

Patrick Farrell has been named associate vice president of marketing and communications at King’s College. He will oversee the rollout of the college’s branding initiative and will coordinate the implementation of a strategic, integrated marketing communications plan for the college.

King’s Theatre to open season with ‘The Who’s’ rock opera, ‘Tommy’

The King’s College Theatre Department will open the season with performances of the 60s rock opera, “Tommy,” The Who’s Pete Townshend’s electrifying tale of a catatonic adolescent’s journey into a pinball wizard. Performances will be held at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 1-4 and Oct. 6 and at 2 p.m. on Oct. 4 and 5 in the George P. Maffei II Theatre.

King’s has offered theatre productions for local audiences since 1950.

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