James Gilgallon of Wilkes-Barre has been appointed executive director of campus safety and security at King’s College. A 1989 graduate of King’s, Gilgallon joins the King’s community after serving for 25 years in several capacities with the Pennsylvania State Police, including most recently as the Director of Internal Affairs for the Bureau of Integrity and Professional Standards Department.
Five local residents will present a collection of oil, watercolor, and acrylic paintings during a free public exhibition, “For the Love of… Painting,” through Friday, Feb. 17, in the Widmann Gallery at King’s College.
Dr. Bernard Prusak, associate professor of philosophy and director of the McGowan Center for Ethics and Social Responsibility at King’s College, published the story "Holy Cities: The Contemplative Whimsy of Brian Whelan," in the November issue of “Commonweal.” Whelan is a London-born Irish painter known both for his London landscapes and “Inscapes” and religious-themed art.
Dr. Kate Rossiter, Assistant Professor of Health Studies at Wilfrid Laurier University, will deliver the 2017 Saint André Bessette Lecture at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 17, in the Burke Auditorium at King’s College.
Bridget McFadden has been named an Academic Advisor/International Student Coordinator at King’s College.
The King’s College Mathematics Department recently sponsored a competition involving more than 110 students from nine local high schools and faculty representatives from each school.
More than 80 King’s College students were selected to attend the 12th annual McGowan Business Forum, which was held recently in at the Westmoreland Club in Wilkes-Barre.
The King’s College Community recently recognized employees for their service to the College during an annual Patron’s Day Mass held on the Feast of Christ the King, the College’s patron.
Forty three King’s College students recently travelled to the nation’s capital to participate in the eighth annual Career Day sponsored by the King’s Washington, D.C., Area Alumni Club (KWAC).
Dr. Isaac VonRue, associate professor of chemistry and physics at King’s College, and research students Derek Kline and John Conway have published their research, titled "Differential Scanning Calorimetry Study of the Impact of Annealing Conditions on Poly(ε-caprolactone) Thermogels," in the “Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry.”