February 20, 2020 - Formalizing a decades-old relationship, officials from King’s College and the Diocese of Scranton recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding that will guarantee admission and a renewable four-year scholarship up to a potential maximum four-year value of between $56,000 and $88,000 to seniors who attend any of the diocese’s four Catholic high schools and who meet academic eligibility criteria. The agreement will take effect for students applying for admission starting with the 2020-21 academic year.
WHERE: George P. Maffei II Theatre, Administration Building
WHEN: Performance times 7:30 p.m. Feb. 20-22, and 2 p.m. Feb. 23., 2020
WHERE: McGowan School of Business, Burke Auditorium
WHEN: Tuesday, February 18, 2020, 7:00 p.m.
Wendy Roth, Associate Professor of Sociology, University of Pennsylvania, "How Do Genetic Ancestry Tests Influence Racial and Ethnic Identity?"
February 17, 2020- Dr. Greg Janik, clinical professor of athletic training and athletic trainer at King’s College, is one of nine athletic trainers from across the country selected to receive the Most Distinguished Athletic Trainer Award from the National Athletic Trainers’ Association (NATA). The award will be presented to Janik at NATA’s 71st annual Clinical Symposia & AT Athletic Expo to be held in Atlanta in June.
February 17, 2020 - Local King’s College alumni and members of the Tatra Club of Luzerne County, Joseph Kester ’51 and Richard Adams ’64, recently visited King’s College campus to present a check to Rev. John Ryan, C.S.C., President of King’s College, in support of the Father Jozef Murgas Scholarship. Established and awarded for the first time in 2017, the scholarship is presented annually to a first-year King’s College student or students from an area Catholic, private, or public high school.