May 22, 2018 – King’s College will host its second annual Aspiring Writers Camp for high school students from 9 a.m.- 3 p.m. Monday, July 23, through Friday, July 27, on the College’s campus in Wilkes-Barre. Sponsored by the College’s English Department, the camp will feature classes on poetry, science fiction, Shakespeare, and fiction.
May 21, 2018 – King’s College honored four of its alumni with annual awards at a ceremony held during Commencement Weekend. Honorees were Cassandra Coleman, The Leo Award; Bill Eydler, Outstanding Service to Alma Mater; Dr. Michael F. Intrieri, Outstanding Professional Achievement; and Rev. John W. Swope, S.J., Service to Society.
May 16, 2018 – Seven King’s College students will assist with medical care and public health initiatives during a two-week faculty-led study abroad experience in Ecuador in June. The students will also experience the culture of Ecuador by participating in various excursions, including to the Isla de la Plata where they will study marine and other wildlife.
May 15, 2018 – Twenty-five King’s College seniors were recently inducted into the Institute of Management Accountants (IMA) honor society.
May 14, 2018 – King’s College Athletic Training (AT) Department physician Dr. William P.H. Charlton and faculty member Gregory Janik have been named recipients of prestigious awards by The Pennsylvania Athletic Trainers’ Society (PATS), which will be presented at the PATS Annual Meeting and Clinical Symposium held in June in Grantville.
May 9, 2018 – King’s College senior Ali Brady and junior Kathleen McIntosh were recently inducted into Epsilon Chi Omicron, the international honor society for international business.
May 9, 2018 – Thirteen King’s College seniors and juniors were recently inducted into Mu Kappa Tau, the national honor society in marketing.
May 8, 2018 - Thirteen students will receive their bachelor’s degree from the University of Notre Dame later this month, becoming the first group to complete the Cooperative 3+2 Engineering Program between King’s College and Notre Dame.
May 7, 2018 - Ten King’s College juniors have been accepted by the University of Notre Dame (Notre Dame) as the third class to participate in the cooperative 3-2 dual degree program in engineering between the two Holy Cross Congregation educational institutions.
May 7, 2018 – Dr. Joel Shuman, professor of theology at King’s College, will spend the 2018-19 academic year as a Visiting Scholar in the Theology, Medicine, and Culture (TMC) Initiative at Duke University Divinity School, where he earned his Master of Theological Studies degree.