As a tune up for elementary and secondary school teachers before the 2016-17 school year, the King's College Education Department will partner with Luzerne Intermediate Unit 18 to host an "Evidence-Based" Conference from 8:30 a.m. to noon on Thursday, August 11, in the Sheehy-Farmer Campus Center.
King’s College will offer bachelor’s of science degree programs in civil and mechanical engineering beginning with the 2017-18 academic year. The proposal was approved by the College’s Board of Directors at its May meeting.
Allan Kluger, Esq., a noted attorney for more than 60 years and a recognized public servant, has been selected as the third recipient of the Father James Lackenmier, C.S.C., Award for Achievement and Leadership. The award will be presented at a ceremony to be held Thursday, October 20, at the Westmoreland Club.
Rev. John Ryan, C.S.C., president of King’s College, was appointed to the Board of Trustees of the University of Notre Dame.
The Polish Ambassador to the United States Ryszard Schnepf will deliver a free public lecture on public policy, economic and cultural issues of interest to Polish Americans at 7 p.m. on Monday, May 9, in the Burke Auditorium, located in William G. McGowan School of Business at King’s College. The lecture is presented by Congressman Matt Cartwright (PA-17).
The artistic vision and talents of mass communications students will be on display in the annual King's College Mass Communications Student Exhibit through May 27 in the Widmann Gallery.
Twenty five King’s College students were recently inducted into Beta Gamma Sigma (BGS) the honor society serving business programs accredited by AACSB International – The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business.
The King’s College Board of Directors recently approved promotions for five faculty members. Dr. Beth Admiraal, political science, Dr. Michael Church, psychology, and Dr. Kristi Concannon, physics, were promoted to full professor; Lorraine Novinger, physician assistant, was promoted to associate clinical professor; and Mark Leffler was promoted to assistant technical professor of business administration.
The King’s College Physician Assistant Studies program coordinated the college’s participation in the recently held seventh annual Northeast/Central Pennsylvania Interprofessional Education Coalition (NECPA- IPEC) Collaborative Care Summit.
Thirty four King’s College students are serving as volunteer mentors for the Juvenile Justice program.