O. Henry Award-winning author Marisa Silver will read excerpts from her work. Silver is the 2015 Visiting Writer, a program sponsored by the King's College English Department. The reading will be followed by a question and answer session and a book signing. 7 p.m. Burke Auditorium, William G. McGowan School of Business, King's College. INFO: (570) 208-5900, ext. 5487.

Student members of the King's College Sports Medicine Society, along with members of the department's faculty, recently took part in the 14th annual “Trick-or-Canning” food drive.

Dr. Dan Clasby, assistant professor of history, recently completed a six-week fellowship at the Schusterman Center for Israel Studies sponsored by Brandeis University in Massachusetts. The fellowship included more than two weeks of activities in Israel.

More than 100 King’s College students were selected to attend the 11th annual McGowan Business Forum, which was held recently in Philadelphia.

The King’s College Theatre Department will present playwright Tony Kushner's magical comedy, “The Illusion,” at 7:30 p.m. November 12-14 and 19-21, and November 15 at 2:00pm, in the George P. Maffei II Theatre.