March 4, 2019 - Dr. Christopher Aults, Assistant Professor of Psychology at King’s College, was recently awarded the 2018 Association for Women in Psychology (AWP) Distinguished Publication Award for a paper he coauthored. The paper, “Psychological Androgyny and Children’s Mental Health: A New Look with New Measures,” was discussed at this year’s AWP Symposium in Newport, Rhode Island.
January 30, 2019 – Jill Patton of Monroe Township, a student at King’s College, Wilkes-Barre, recently received a second place award and two honorable mentions in the Delta Epsilon Sigma (DES) National Writing Competition. Patton received second place for Poetry and honorable mentions in Critical Essay and Creative Non-Fiction. Patton’s poem will be published in an upcoming edition of the “DES Journal” and she was awarded $250 for her second place finish.
January 9, 2019 - “Medicating Our Lives Away: The Opioid Epidemic, Public Health, and Medical Practice,” will be the subject of the annual Bessette Lecture on Medical Ethics to be held at 7 p.m. Monday, February 4, in the Burke Auditorium of the William J. McGowan School of Business at King’s College.
December 11, 2018 - Eight King’s College Education Department graduate students recently presented their capstone projects. The expectations for all Master's capstones includes demonstration of scholarship through research and application of the research in areas including Professional Contribution, Meta Analysis, and Action Research.
November 6, 2018 - A poem by Jennifer Judge Yonkoski, assistant technical director of English at King’s College, was selected for inclusion in a permanent installation by renowned conceptual artist Jenny Holzer. The installation, titled “For Philadelphia 2018,” is located in the lobby of the Comcast Technology Center which recently opened in downtown Philadelphia.
October 19, 2018 - William Irwin, the Herve A. LeBlanc Distinguished Service Professor and chair of the philosophy department at King’s College, recently published his second novel, a sequel to Siddhartha, a book written by Nobel Prize-winning author Hermann Hesse almost 100 years ago.
September 17, 2018 - Dr. Deb Carr, associate professor of education at King’s College, co-authored the fourth edition of the textbook “Reading Specialists and Literacy Coaches in the Real World,” published recently by Waveland Press.