April 12, 2012 - Eight King’s College students were recently inducted to the Alpha Mu of Pennsylvania Chapter of Omicron Delta Epsilon, a national honor society for students in economics.
To be considered for induction, students must have completed at least 18 credit hours in economics and achieve a minimum 3.25 overall grade-point-average (4.0 scale) (GPA) and a 3.00 GPA in their economics-related courses.
April 12, 2012 – King’s College will host the 28th Annual Rev. Paul Farber, C.S.C. Memorial Golf Tournament on Friday, June 8, at Mill Race Golf and Camping Resort in Benton. All proceeds benefit the College’s Farber Memorial Scholarship Fund.
April 11, 2012 – Renowned military ethicist Dr. Nancy Sherman will evaluate the inner lives of soldiers and the moral costs of modern warfare from both a philosophical and psychoanalytic perspective during the Barbara Sabol Memorial Lecture at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 24, in the Sheehy-Farmer Campus Center at King’s College.
April 4, 2012 - Thirty King’s College students were recently inducted to the College’s Tau Pi Chapter of Kappa Delta Pi, an international honor society in education. Selected students must have a minimum 3.4 grade point average (4.0 scale), a commitment to education as a career, and “a professional attitude which assures the member’s steady growth in the field of education.”
April 3, 2012 - Nine King’s College students and eight mentors recently participated in the second annual “Impact” Forum, an outreach program designed to enrich the lives of the College’s male minority students. The event was held at the Westmoreland Club.
The forum was the culmination of a semester of skill-building workshops for the participating students. The program was made possible by a grant from the McGowan Small Family Fund.
April 2, 2012 – The artistic vision and talents of mass communications students, as well as original works from sculpture classes will be on display in the 24th Annual King’s Student Exhibition from Tuesday, April 10, through May 4 in the Widmann Gallery at King’s College.
April 2, 2012 – The King’s College Theatre Department will present the comedic tale of four affluent couples who arrive at a party and find their host has been shot. Neil Simon’s “Rumors” will be performed at 7:30 p.m. on April 12-14 and 19-21 and at 3 p.m. April 15 in the King’s Theatre, located in the Administration Building on North River Street.
March 29, 2012 - The King’s College Physician Assistant program coordinated the college’s participation in the recent third annual Northeast/Central Pennsylvania Interprofessional Education Coalition (NECPA IPEC) Collaborative Care Summit.
More than 100 physician assistant and other health profession related majors from King’s and other area colleges and universities attended the King’s portion of the summit, which overall involved 600 students at 12 regional sites.
March 26, 2012 - Lukas Tomasacci, a Shickshinny resident and junior at King’s College, was recently awarded the Edward C. Snyder Memorial Scholarship from the Scranton Area Foundation. The monetary award was established in honor of Snyder, a local resident who had a lifelong interest in the performing arts.