Sept. 26, 2013 - Brother David Andrews, C.S.C., senior representative of Food and Water Watch and former executive director of the National Catholic Rural Life Conference, will deliver the 2013 Feast of Saint Francis Lecture at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 3, in the Burke Auditorium at King’s College.

In the free public lecture, titled “Catholic Social Teaching and Energy Policy: Fracking, Tar Sands, Climate Justice,” Brother Andrews will discuss Catholic perspectives on contemporary issues of energy production.

Sept. 24, 2013 - The King’s Theatre Department will begin the 2013-14 season with performances of John Cariani’s comedy “Almost, Maine” on Oct. 3-5 at 7:30 p.m. and Oct. 5 and 6 at 2 p.m. in the George P. Maffei II Theatre.

September 16, 2013 - King’s College was recently awarded a grant of almost $88,000 from the National Science Foundation to purchase a differential scanning calorimeter which will be used for both undergraduate chemistry classes and for cooperative faculty/student research in interdisciplinary subject areas.

The calorimeter will by used by faculty members in the chemistry department and will support collaborative research in polymer science, biochemistry, and catalyst science.

September 23, 2013 – Thirty-three junior, senior, and graduate level King’s College students are participating in fall semester internships at 26 sponsoring organizations.

King’s College is a Catholic College sponsored by the Congregation of Holy Cross.

Sept. 18, 2013 - Five King's College students are studying in foreign countries for academic credit during the fall semester.

Taylor Brainard was awarded a full-tuition scholarship through the Irish-American Scholars Program to study at the University of Ulster in Jordanstown, Northern Ireland. She is a junior majoring in marketing and mass communications.

Anthony Cardone is studying at Regent’s College in London, England, through Webster University. A junior majoring in history, Cardone was awarded a travel grant by Webster University.

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