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King’s names Elizabeth Butler graphic designer

September 12, 2011 – Elizabeth Butler of Shenandoah has been named graphic designer, writer and editor in the Office of College Marketing and Advertising at King’s College. She will beprimarily responsible for producing publications for various offices on campus, conceptualizing and designing promotional pieces, and writing and editing content. She recently completed work on the inauguration package for King's new president, Rev. John Ryan, C.S.C.

King’s Ranks Among Best in Country at Service

August 31, 2011 - For the second consecutive year, King’s College has been placed in the top five percent of all master’s degree granting colleges and universities in America in a ranking which emphasizes service to the community and social mobility of the student body.

King’s hosts free screenings of ‘Night Catches Us’

September 6, 2011 – King’s College will host free screenings of the film drama “Night Catches Us” at 8 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 18, and noon and 3 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 19. The film’s director, Tanya Hamilton, will discuss her experiences as an African-American woman working in the film industry at 7 p.m. on Sept. 21.

Educ. Program Participants Begin Student Teaching

September 6, 2011 – Thirty-eight King’s College students have begun their 14-week student teaching experience in neighboring elementary and high schools during the 2011 fall semester. The supervised student teaching experience is necessary to fulfill King’s degree requirements and to obtain a Pennsylvania Teacher Certificate.

King’s to Inaugurate Father John Ryan, C.S.C.

September 7, 2011 - Father John Ryan, C.S.C., will be formally inaugurated as the ninth president of King’s College at a Convocation ceremony to be held at 2 p.m. Friday, October 7, in the Scandlon Center on campus.

Dudrich named Internship Advising Coordinator

September 2, 2011 – Korie Dudrich of Archbald has been named internship advising coordinator in the Office of Career Planning at King’s College.

Korie holds a bachelor’s degree in communication studies and a master’s of education in counseling from Bloomsburg University.  She is certified by the state of Pennsylvania in both elementary and secondary school counseling.

King’s College Welcomes New Faculty

September 1, 2011 – Fifteen new full-time faculty members have joined King’s College for the 2011-12 academic year.

Lea Anstett is a mathematics instructor. She earned her bachelor’s degree at King’s and previously served as an adjunct professor.

Students Earn Master’s Degree from PA Program

August 31, 1011 - Thirty four students recently completed the physician assistant studies master’s degree program at King’s College and received their degrees at the College’s annual summer commencement ceremonies.

King’s Student Completes AmeriCorps Program

August 30, 2011 -Rhina Navarro, a junior at King’s College and a graduate of GAR High School, recently became the first King’s student to complete the AmeriCorps Community Fellows Program.  The program allows college students to earn more than $1,100 toward educational expenses by completing 300 hours of community service in 12 months.

King’s students complete AmeriCorps positions

August 30, 2011 - Fifteen King’s College students completed part-time AmeriCorps positions, performing a combined more than 4,500 hours of community service during the 2010-2011 academic year and earning money toward their college educations.

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