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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
August 26, 2011 – Brian Cook of Exeter joined King’s College as a college counselor in the Counseling Center. He will provide individual and group counseling of students, consult with faculty and staff on student-related issues, provideon-call services and crisis intervention to students, and assist in the development of Counseling Center outreach programs in specialized areas.