King’s To Expand Sustainability Efforts with Solar Panel Installation for Gymnasium Annex

Sept. 22, 2015 - King’s College will continue its efforts to increase the sustainability of its campus and decrease its carbon footprint with the planned installation this fall of 340 solar panels on the roof of the Scandlon Gymnasium annex.  The panels will be purchased, installed, and maintained at no cost to the College through a unique partnership with Wilkes-Barre based Endless Mountain Solar Services, LLC.  The partnership is the first of its kind for both King’s and Endless Mountain Solar.

King’s Theatre Department opens season with Tony Award-winning musical “1776”

Sept. 22, 2015 - The King’s College Theatre Department raises the curtain on the 2015-16 season with performances of the Tony Award-winning musical, “1776,” music and lyrics by Sherman Edwards, book by Peter Stone. Performances will be held at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 1-3 and Oct. 8-10 and at 2 p.m. on Oct. 4 in the George P. Maffei II Theatre, located in the Administration Building on North River Street.

Lead Prosecutor in Sandusky trial to speak on child abuse prevention during lecture at King’s

Sept. 17, 2015 - Atty. Joseph McGettigan, the lead prosecutor in the trial of serial child sex abuser Jerry Sandusky, and child rights expert Atty. Heather Hulse will discuss child abuse prevention and bullying, respectively, at 7 p.m., on Tuesday, Sept. 29, in the Burke Auditorium, located in the William G. McGowan School of Business at King’s College.

King’s to host forum on Pope Francis Encyclical

Sept. 10, 2015 - King’s College will host a panel discussion on the encyclical of Pope Francis, “Laudato si,” at 4:15 p.m., Monday, Sept. 21, in the Snyder Room, Sheehy-Farmer Campus Center, at King’s College.  A theologian, economist, environmental scientist, and a local rabbi will offer different expertise and perspectives of Pope Francis' letter on the care of creation and the environment.

King’s to host ‘Ferguson’ forum featuring District Attorney Salavantis, Missouri GOP chair, NAACP president, and former Wilkes-Barre police chief

Aug. 31, 2015 - King’s College will host a panel discussion on questions of race and social justice in the wake of the events in Ferguson, Missouri, at 7 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 17, in the Burke Auditorium, William G. McGowan School of Business, on North River Street.


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