Dr. Janice Thompson, associate professor and chairperson of the Department of Theology at King’s College, has been selected from a nationwide pool of nominees to participate in a faculty seminar on the teaching of interfaith understanding. The seminar is offered by the Council of Independent Colleges (CIC) and Interfaith Youth Core (IFYC), with support from the Henry Luce Foundation.
Five King’s College faculty members recently received teaching awards or were named to established professorships.
Seven King’s College students were recently inducted into Epsilon Chi Omicron, the international honor society for international business.
Ten King’s College students are participating in a three-week study abroad experience to Turkey and Bulgaria. The students will earn college credits to explore the meaning and influence of Western civilization culturally, socially, politically, and historically with excursions to Sofia, Veliko Turnovo, and Nesebur, Bulgaria, as well as Istanbul and Bursa, Turkey.
Three local photographers will present their images of distorted reality that will be on display during a free public exhibition, titled “Phantasma,” from Tuesday, June 2, through Tuesday, August 11, in the Widmann Gallery at King’s College.
Eighteen King’s College seniors were recently inducted into the inaugural class of the Institute of Management Accountants (IMA) honor society.
King’s College recently received a gift of almost $270,000 from an alumnus which allowed it to exceed a $1 million dollar goal to permanently fund an endowed Executive in Residence Program established in honor of a former faculty member.
King’s College recently honored four of its alumni at the Honorary Degree and Awards Dinner. This year’s recipients are Daniel J. Curran, M.D., Outstanding Professional Achievement; Daniel J. Green, III, Outstanding Service to Alma Mater; Atty. Michael A. Lombardo, The Leo Award; and Frank Pasquini, Service to Society.
May 19, 2015 - Fifteen King’s College students were recently inducted into Beta Gamma Sigma, the honor society serving business programs accredited by AACSB International – The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business.
The National French Contest, sponsored by the Northeastern Pennsylvania Chapter of the American Association of Teachers of French (AATF), produced 137 chapter and 47 national winners from a pool of more than 400 elementary through high school student entrants from public and private schools in the Wyoming Valley, Milford, Scranton, Pocono, and South Williamsport areas.