Dr. William Irwin, Herve A. LeBlanc Distinguished Service Professor and Chair of the Philosophy Department at King’s College, was recently the subject of an author-meets-critics-session for his book, “The Free Market Existentialist: Capitalism without Consumerism,” at the Central Division Meeting of the American Philosophical Association meeting in Kansas City. The book was published in 2015 by Wiley-Blackwell. 

WHERE: George P. Maffei II Theatre, Administration Building.

WHEN:  March 30-31 and April 1, 6-8 at 7:30 pm., April 2 at 2 p.m.

WHERE: Burke Auditorium, McGowan School of Business

WHEN: Monday, March 30, 2017, 7:30 p.m.

Renowned poet Gregory Orr will read excerpts from his collections of poetry. Orr is the 2017 Visiting Writer at King’s College, a program sponsored by the College’s English Department. The reading will be followed by a question and answer session and a book signing. William G. McGowan School of Business. INFO: (570) 208-5900, ext. 5487.

Seven local residents were recently inducted to King’s College’s Alpha Omega Chapter of Alpha Sigma Lambda, a national honor society which celebrates the scholarship and leadership of adult students in higher education. 

Catherine Cosman, recently retired senior policy analyst for the United States Commission on International Religious Freedom, will discuss religious liberty in Russian and its impact on foreign policy at 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 19, in the Burke Auditorium at King’s College.