February 5, 2015 – The McGowan Center for Ethics and Social Responsibility at King’s College will bring renowned experts to campus for two public lectures on medical ethics during the spring semester.
Dr. Daniel P. Sulmasy, the Kilbride-Clinton Professor of Medicine and Ethics at the University of Chicago, will deliver the 2015 Saint André Bessette Lecture, titled “Dignity, Vulnerability, and the Care of the Patient,” at 4 p.m. on March 12 in the Burke Auditorium.
February 3, 2015 - King’s College students recently swept the top three places in an annual collegiate stock market contest sponsored by the Kingston office of Janney Montgomery Scott (JMS) which involved students from King’s, Wilkes, the University of Scranton, and Misericordia.
Kelly Fasciana, first row center, won first place and was awarded a $1,500 prize.
January 30, 2015 - Sixty eight King’s College junior, senior, or graduate students are interning at 52 local and regional sites during the spring semester.
Pictured in front row, from left, is Adam Wujcik, interning at Northwestern Mutual; Cristina Koorie, Mobitini; Sean Krustick, WRKC; Miranda Spangler, Baker Tilly; Anthony Tallarido, WRKC; and Ryan O’Donnell, QproQ Engineering.
January 27, 2014 – Eric Grego has been appointed an admission counselor at King’s College. He will be responsible for the recruitment of prospective students in specific geographic territories and work with high school students and their families throughout the entire admission and enrollment process.
January 7, 2015 – Photographer Jim Gavenus will showcase a variety of photos documenting the people in the front lines of the Civil Rights movement during a free public exhibition, titled “Marchers of the Movement,” from Jan. 12-Feb. 26 in the Widmann Gallery at King’s College.
December 19, 2014 – Dr. Bernard Healey, professor of health care administration at King’s College, recently presented the academic paper, titled “The Value of Graduate Education to Promote Sustainability in Healthcare Organizations,” at the Allied Academies International Conference in Las Vegas. The paper was co-written with Dr. Marc Marchese, professor of human resources management at King’s.
December 17, 2014 - Harold Roberts, left, senior vice president of commercial agribusiness underwriting for ACE Insurance Group (formerly Penn Millers), presents a check for $7,000 to Rev. John Ryan, C.S.C., president of King’s College.
December 15, 2014 - The Corporation for National and Community Service has named King's to the President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll for the eighth consecutive year based on exemplary service efforts during the 2012-13 academic year. King's is the only Wyoming Valley institution of higher learning to be named to the Honor Roll each year since its 2006 launch.
“Washington Monthly” magazine again has named Wilkes-Barre’s King’s College as one of the nation’s best master’s degree-granting institutions. King’s was the only college or university in northeastern Pennsylvania to rank among the top 200 in the survey and placed fifth among all Pennsylvania colleges and universities.