Campion Society to host writing workshop, reading

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.

Education Program Participants Begin Student Teaching

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.                                                                                                             

Wightman to showcase works in Widmann Gallery

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.

Early Learning Center collects items for Toys for Tots

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.

Students awarded scholarship to study in Ireland

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.

Students Develop Teacher Guide with Grant Funds

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.

King’s College Honors Long-Time Employees

December 1, 2011 – The King’s College Community recently recognized employees for their service to the College during an annual Patron’s Day Mass held on the Feast of Christ the King.

King’s Choir to Perform Free Christmas Concert

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.

King’s students participate in MSB Forum

November 14, 2011 – Sixty-eight King’s College business students were selected to participate in the Seventh Annual Forum of the McGowan School of Business held recently at the Princeton Club of New York.

King’s Theatre to perform 'Picasso at the Lapin Agile'

November 1, 2011 – The King’s College Theatre Department will perform actor/ comedian Steve Martin’s “Picasso at the Lapin Agile” on Nov. 10-12 and Nov. 17-19 at 7:30 p.m. and Nov. 13 at 3 p.m. in the King’s Theatre, located in the Administration Building on North River Street.


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