Coordinated by local artist Sue Hand, the exhibition will include works by area high school students. Meet the Artist reception: Oct. 16, 6-8 p.m. King's College, Widmann Gallery, Sheehy-Farmer Campus Center. Free. INFO: (570) 208-5900, ext. 5328.
Caroline Jones, a sophomore at King’s College and a resident of Mountain Top, is featured on the national “22 Under 22 Most Inspiring College Women” list released recently by “Her Campus,” an internet community for college women, serving over 6 million monthly users with chapters at over 270 colleges nationwide and in seven countries.
King’s College has appointed Jasmine Tabron director of Multicultural and International Student Programs/Diversity. Her primary responsibilities will be to enhance the multicultural environment of the College community through co-curricular initiatives and programs that address the needs and interests of a culturally diverse population.
King's Theatre Department kicks off the season with performances of the Tony Award-winning musical, "1776," music and lyrics by Sherman Edwards, book by Peter Stone, Oct. 1-3 and Oct. 8-10 at 7:30 p.m. and Oct. 4 at 2 p.m., George P. Maffei II Theatre, Administration Building. Admission: $12; students/senior citizens, $5. INFO: (570) 208-5825.
Winner of three Academy Awards including Best Picture, "Crash" is an ensemble drama about racial and social tensions in Los Angeles. Part of the Fifth Annual King's College Diversity Film Festival, 7 p.m. Sept. 30, Burke Auditorium, William G. McGowan School of Business, King's College. Free. INFO: (570) 208-8021.