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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.

King’s showcases talents of high school students

October 27, 2011 –Local high school students will showcase a variety of original works in the Widmann Gallery at King’s College during “The Ninth Invitational Emerging Artists Exhibition” from Nov. 7 through Dec. 12. This year’s works pay homage to the teachers of the young artists.

Legal community holds Red Mass at King’s College

November 8, 2011 – A traditional Red Mass was celebrated recently in the King’s College Chapel of Christ the King. The Mass is held on the same day as the opening session of the Supreme Court to invoke God’s blessing upon members of the legal profession, including members of the King’s College community and the Wilkes-Barre Law and Library Association.

King’s students attend Conference for Women

November 9, 2011 – Eight students from King’s College attended the eighth annual Pennsylvania Conference for Women held recently in Philadelphia. The College’s Women’s Studies Program and Office of College Diversity sponsored the trip.

King’s Hosts Free Mass Communications Conference

October 22, 2011 – King’s College will host a variety of free public sessions with topics ranging from award-winning filmmakers and radio hosts to media experts and graphic designers during a Mass Communications Conference beginning at 9:30 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 3, in the Sheehy-Farmer Campus Center.

King's Welcomes St. Bernardine's Gospel Choir

October 14, 2011 – 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. 29, and during the 11 a.m. liturgy on Sunday, Oct. 30, as part of King's “Experiencing the Arts” series.

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