The King’s College Board of Directors recently approved promotions for five faculty members. Dr. Beth Admiraal, political science, Dr. Michael Church, psychology, and Dr. Kristi Concannon, physics, were promoted to full professor; Lorraine Novinger, physician assistant, was promoted to associate clinical professor; and Mark Leffler was promoted to assistant technical professor of business administration.
The King’s College Physician Assistant Studies program coordinated the college’s participation in the recently held seventh annual Northeast/Central Pennsylvania Interprofessional Education Coalition (NECPA- IPEC) Collaborative Care Summit.
Thirty four King’s College students are serving as volunteer mentors for the Juvenile Justice program.
Forty five King’s College juniors and seniors were recently inducted into the Aquinas Society, the King’s honor society.
Dr. Brian Mangan, director of the Environmental Program and professor of environmental science and biology at King’s College, and his research students presented their research findings recently at the 72nd Annual Northeast Fish and Wildlife Conference held at Annapolis, Md.
King’s College will host the annual Global Landscapes Conference on April 20-21. This year’s conference features a keynote panel presentation titled, “Governing at the Intersection of Money and Meaning – Media, Healthcare and Higher Education,” at 7 p.m. on Thursday, April 21, in the Burke Auditorium of the William G. McGowan School of Business.
Cantores Christi Regis, the 28-member choral group of King’s College students, will perform a program of classical, contemporary, sacred and secular choral music during their annual Spring Concert at 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 29, and at 5:30 p.m. on Saturday, April 30, in the J. Carroll McCormick Campus Ministry Center, located at Franklin and Jackson streets.
Forty one King’s College students were recently inducted to the College’s chapter of Delta Epsilon Sigma, the national honor society of colleges and universities with a Catholic tradition.
Staff members of WRKC, 88.5 FM, the student-run radio station of King's College, received three national broadcasting awards recently, including first place in the country for a collaborative newscast.
Dr. Gregory Bassham, professor of philosophy at King’s College, recently published an article titled "How Not to Argue for Originalism: A Review of McGinnis and Rappaport's ‘Originalism’ and the ‘Good Constitution’” in the “Journal of College and University Law.”