May 1, 2012 - Fifteen local residents were recently inducted as members of the King’s College Alpha Omega Chapter of Alpha Sigma Lambda (ASL), a national honor society which celebrates the scholarship and leadership of adult students in higher education.
April 27, 2012 - Tom Smith, a 1977 graduate of King’s and current chairman of the College’s Board of Directors, will deliver the address to graduates at the 63rd annual Commencement exercises to be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, May 20, at Mohegan Sun Arena. Approximately 500 students will receive either a bachelor’s, master’s or associate degree at the ceremony.
Smith is vice president-corporate audit for Campbell Soup Company, the global manufacturer and marketer of high-quality foods.
April 23, 2012 - Seventeen King’s College students were recently inducted to Psi Chi, an international honor society for students in psychology. The organization was founded more than 80 years ago for the purpose of encouraging, stimulating, and maintaining scholarship in, and advancing the science of psychology.
April 20, 2012 - Two King’s College seniors have been selected to receive a Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship (ETA) and will spend almost a year teaching English in a European country.
Michael Deegan of White Haven and Christine Guarino of Oak Ridge, N.J., will both graduate from King’s in May. Deegan will leave for Bulgaria in August and Guarino will begin her assignment in Germany in September. Both assignments are for 10 months.
April 18, 2012- King’s College alumni and current Cantores Christi Regis choir members will perform a free public concert of classical, contemporary, sacred and secular choral music during the annual spring concert to mark the tenth anniversary of the group’s founding. The concert will be at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, April 28, in the J. Carroll McCormick Campus Ministry Center, located on Jackson Street.
April 18, 2012 – Food, music, prizes, and educational displays will be part of The Green Initiative at King’s College’s Earth Day celebration, which will be held from 11 a.m.–2 p.m., Tuesday, April 24, in Monarch Court. King’s President Rev. John Ryan, C.S.C., will give the opening remarks at 11 a.m.
April 13, 2012- King’s College sophomores Amanda Gallagher, Emily Snyder and Robert Yanik have been awarded full-tuition scholarships to study in Northern Ireland during the 2012-2013 academic year as part of the Irish-American Scholars Program.
April 12, 2012 - Eight King’s College students were recently inducted to the Alpha Mu of Pennsylvania Chapter of Omicron Delta Epsilon, a national honor society for students in economics.
To be considered for induction, students must have completed at least 18 credit hours in economics and achieve a minimum 3.25 overall grade-point-average (4.0 scale) (GPA) and a 3.00 GPA in their economics-related courses.
April 12, 2012 – King’s College will host the 28th Annual Rev. Paul Farber, C.S.C. Memorial Golf Tournament on Friday, June 8, at Mill Race Golf and Camping Resort in Benton. All proceeds benefit the College’s Farber Memorial Scholarship Fund.
April 11, 2012 – Renowned military ethicist Dr. Nancy Sherman will evaluate the inner lives of soldiers and the moral costs of modern warfare from both a philosophical and psychoanalytic perspective during the Barbara Sabol Memorial Lecture at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 24, in the Sheehy-Farmer Campus Center at King’s College.