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  • Oct 16th 2019 - 12:00 am to 11:59 pm
  • Oct 16th 2019 8:30 PM - 8:30 pm to 10:00 pm
  • Oct 17th 2019 12:00 PM - 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm

    Ally Initiative

    Contact: thetable@tkc.edu Our mission for the Ally Initiative is to generate a Christ-centered conversation on the topic of race that is conducive to a Christian environment with authenticity, honesty, and sincerity. Come join The Table and start a conversation that is long overdue.

  • Oct 17th 2019 12:15 PM - 12:15 pm to 1:15 pm

    Graduate School Luncheon

    Contact: careers@tkc.edu Join Dr. Kinlaw during the lunch hour in classroom 625 on October 17th to learn everything you need to know about graduate the school application process. Whether you're set on going to grad school, or just exploring your options, Dr. Kinlaw will be able to answer your questions. Join the Office of Career Development from 12:15-1:15 to learn more.

  • Oct 17th 2019 7:00 PM - 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm

    The King’s Players Presents: A Thurber Carnival

    Contact: theater@tkc.edu

    Come support your fellow Kingsians and The King's Players in their fall production: A Thurber Carnival! Join us in the City Room at 7 pm on either October 17th, 18th, or 19th, and get ready to laugh, howl, and have the time of your life. Tickets will be sold in the fishbowl and lobby during lunchtime or by emailing theater@tkc.edu.

  • Oct 18th 2019 12:15 PM - 12:15 pm to 1:15 pm

    Meet Elevate Education

    Contact: careers@tkc.edu Elevate Education is an organization that goes into schools and delivers engaging seminars to improve student achievement within the realm of study skills. Their presenters are often current college students or recent graduates, who become role models within the NYC and NJ school community. It is important that Presenters can be seen somewhat as a peer mentor. This on-campus recruitment event is an opportunity for students of King's to learn more about what it takes to be a presenter for Elevate and how they can get involved.

  • Oct 18th 2019 7:00 PM - 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm

    The King’s Players Presents: A Thurber Carnival

    Contact: theater@tkc.edu

    Come support your fellow Kingsians and The King's Players in their fall production: A Thurber Carnival! Join us in the City Room at 7 pm on either October 17th, 18th, or 19th, and get ready to laugh, howl, and have the time of your life. Tickets will be sold in the fishbowl and lobby during lunchtime or by emailing theater@tkc.edu.

  • Oct 19th 2019 12:00 PM - 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
  • Oct 19th 2019 1:00 PM - 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
  • Oct 19th 2019 2:00 PM - 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm
  • Oct 19th 2019 7:00 PM - 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm

    The King’s Players Presents: A Thurber Carnival

    Contact: theater@tkc.edu

    Come support your fellow Kingsians and The King's Players in their fall production: A Thurber Carnival! Join us in the City Room at 7 pm on either October 17th, 18th, or 19th, and get ready to laugh, howl, and have the time of your life. Tickets will be sold in the fishbowl and lobby during lunchtime or by emailing theater@tkc.edu.

  • Oct 20th 2019 12:00 PM - 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
  • Oct 20th 2019 1:00 PM - 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
  • Oct 20th 2019 2:00 PM - 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm
  • Oct 21st 2019 - 12:00 am to 11:59 pm
  • Oct 21st 2019 12:15 PM - 12:15 pm to 1:15 pm
  • Oct 22nd 2019 12:15 PM - 12:15 pm to 1:15 pm
  • Oct 24th 2019 - 12:00 am to 11:59 pm
  • Oct 24th 2019 12:15 PM - 12:15 pm to 1:15 pm

    Hebrew Intellectualism in Proverbs

    Contact: cht_administrator@tkc.edu Dr. Ryan O'Dowd, a scholar of wisdom literature and a fellow for the Center for Hebraic Thought, will be giving perspectives on what intellectualism looks like in the book of Proverbs from work on his recent commentary on Proverbs. 12:15, room 628, October 24th. Lunch Provided!

  • Oct 24th 2019 6:30 PM - 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm

    Finance and Faith Forum

    Please join The King's College Meraki Honors Program in Finance, Christian Union, and Gordon College on Thursday evening, October 24 for a panel discussion about faith and finance. What does it mean to be a Christian in the financial services industry? Are there unique challenges? What opportunities exist within the industry to glorify God? Our panel of distinguished speakers will share and discuss their views on these topics, among others. Panelists Scott Amyx, Chair and Managing Partner at Amyx Ventures Torry Berntsen, CEO of Standard Chartered in the Americas Catherine Flax, Managing Director at CRA, Inc. Michael Luciano, Managing Director and COO of DWS Alternatives Kim Mustin, Managing Director at AllianceBernstein Moderator Alexander Lowry, Professor in the Practice of Finance at Gordon College EVENT INFORMATION Timeline 6:30 PM - Cocktail Reception Begins, 1st Floor Lobby 7:30 PM - Discussion Panel Begins, 5th Floor City Room 8:30 PM - Cocktail Reception Resumes, 1st Floor Lobby MEET THE PANEL Scott Amyx, Chair and Managing Partner at Amyx Ventures Scott Amyx is the Chair and Managing Partner at Amyx Ventures, Forbes New York Business Council Member, Singularity University / Smart City Accelerator mentor and startup board member and SXSW Pitch (formerly SXSW Accelerator) judge. Scott is a Tribeca Disruptor Foundation Fellow, a disruptive innovation awards program of Tribeca Film Festival. Scott is a national Sloan Fellow / Woodrow Wilson Fellow. He has spoken at TEDx on exponential technologies, Fourth Industrial Revolution and Success. Scott is a global thought leader on breakthrough innovation, voted top global innovation keynote speaker, and author on smart cities, the Fourth Industrial Revolution and winner of the Cloud and DevOps World Award for Most Innovative and was voted Top Global Exponential Technologies Expert by Inc. Magazine, HP Enterprise, and Postscapes, and Top 10 Global Innovation Keynote Speaker by Speaking.com. Scott has been nominated to the World Economic Forum as a committee member for the Future of the Internet. The Republic of Korea nominated Scott to present at the ITU Telecom World, United Nations. Sovereignties, governments, multinationals, and international consulting & research firms look to Scott for unrivaled insights and pulse on the changing landscape. Torry Berntsen, CEO at Standard Chartered in the Americas Torry Berntsen is the Chief Executive Officer of Standard Chartered (“SC”, “the Bank”) in the Americas. He also holds the role of Regional Head, Corporate and Institutional Banking, Americas. Torry is based in New York City and is responsible for all of the Bank’s businesses in both North America and Latin America. Before joining SC in October 2016, Torry was President and a Director of Independent Bank Group (“IBG”), where he was involved in all aspects of the Company’s operations, including spearheading its investor relations efforts as well as managing all of its financial institutions relationships and partnerships. Prior to IBG, he spent 25 years in various senior management roles at The Bank of New York Mellon ("BNY Mellon"). His last position in BNY Mellon was Senior Executive Vice President, Sector Head, Global Client Management where he was responsible for leading the relationship efforts with financial institutions, corporate, government, not-for-profit and real estate clients worldwide. At BNY Mellon, he was a member of the Firm's Executive and Asset/Liability Committees. Previous to BNY Mellon, he spent four years at JP Morgan. Torry served from 2009 to late 2016 as Vice Chairman of Virtu Management, LLC, a private family management company located in New York City, and was a Board member of some of its various entities. He currently serves on the Board of Directors of the Norwegian Christian Home and Health Center and is a member of the Board of Directors of British American Business. Additionally, Torry is a member of the Norwegian-American Chamber of Commerce and a former member of the Institute of International Bankers’ Executive Committee. Torry is also an Advisory Board member of the Wall Street Women’s Alliance. Torry holds a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting and an MBA in Finance from New York University. Catherine Flax, Managing Director at CRA, Inc. Catherine is a Managing Director at CRA, Inc., focusing on providing leadership coaching to executives in Financial Services, Fintech, Commodities, Professional Services and the Non-Profit sectors. She brings decades of expertise in business and strategic growth, innovation, talent development, regulatory affairs, diversity and inclusion, and more. Prior to this, Catherine was the CEO of Pefin, the world’s first AI financial advisor, and before Pefin, she was the Managing Director and Head of Commodity Derivatives, Foreign Exchange and Emerging Markets Sales and Trading for the Americas at BNP Paribas, and as Chief Marketing Officer of J.P. Morgan, as well as many other roles. Catherine has been a leader in Financial Services, serving on the boards of many organizations. She currently is on the Advisory Board of Jai Kisan (India), Darisami (Mauritius), Parameter Insights (Canada), and the Living Centerline Institute (US). She was formerly on the board of the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association (SIFMA), and Digital Asset Holdings, a market leading blockchain company. She also advised Pefin for two years in matters of Marketing, Regulation, Business Development and International Growth prior to becoming CEO. Catherine has won numerous accolades, including ‘Most Influential Woman in European Investment Banking’ in 2012 and being one of the ‘100 Most Influential Women in European Financial Markets’ in 2010 and 2011. A long-time champion of diversity, she has also served on the J.P. Morgan Investment Banking Inclusive Leadership Council as well as on the J.P. Morgan Chase Diversity Council. Service to the community has always been a priority for Catherine, and she has worked with a number of significant non-profit organizations, and is currently on the board of Cristo Rey Brooklyn, a college preparatory high school serving the population of New York City with extremely limited economic means. She is on the Wall Street Advisory council for the Texas A&M business school. Her contributions led her to being inducted into the Academy of Women Leaders by the YWCA. Catherine has bachelor’s degree in Economics and Finance from Texas A&M University, and a master’s degree in Economics from Brown University. She lives in New York with her husband and has three sons and one beautiful granddaughter! Michael Luciano, Managing Director and COO at DWS Alternatives Michael Luciano lives in Garden City, Long Island with his beautiful wife Connie and their four equally beautiful daughters. He has been with Deutsche Bank for 19 years and is the Chief Operating Officer of the Alternatives business within DWS Asset Management. Nine years ago, God called Michael to minister to the lost men and women of Rikers Island as part of the Reach Out and Touch Prison Ministry, an organization dedicated to bringing the Gospel of Jesus Christ behind prison walls. He is passionate about the plight of the incarcerated and restoring them to right relationship with their Savior and Society. He is also on the board of Exodus Transitional Community, which provides supportive services to the formerly incarcerated. Michael was ordained as a minister with the Assemblies of God in May 2016. Kim Mustin, Managing Director at AllianceBernstein Kim Mustin is a Managing Director at Bernstein Private Wealth Management, a passionate thought leader on retirement security, advocate for financial literacy, avid supporter of at-risk youth, entrepreneurial investor, philanthropist, mom and wife of a Navy Admiral who has dedicated her passions and expertise to helping like-minded individuals manage and grow their wealth. Kim focuses on holistic planning, working closely with clients to identify investments that match their beliefs and goals. Her expertise in serving complex clients coupled with her desire to enable clients to feel secure in their w

  • Oct 25th 2019 - 12:00 am to 11:59 pm

    Homecoming 2019: 80 Years Established, 20 Years Renewed

    We are pleased to invite alumni of The King's College and Northeastern Bible College to Homecoming 2019. Join President Tim Gibson, the alumni association, faculty, fellow alumni, and current students at multiple events and outings to celebrate 80 years established and 20 years renewed in New York City. REGISTER HERE.



    Schedule
    Friday, October 25
    WELCOME RECEPTION
    6:00 PM - 7:00 PM | Student Union
    Enjoy alumni fellowship and reconnection as we kick off Homecoming with desserts and beverages.


    CITY EXCURSIONS
    7:00 PM - 9:30 PM | Various Locations
    For just $30, choose between a private MET museum tour with Dr. Henry Bleattler and To Kill a Mockingbird on Broadway. Excursion groups depart at 7:00 PM sharp.

    For all those not attending an excursion, the Student Union reception will remain open until 9:00 PM.




    Saturday, October 26
    BREAKFAST WITH STUDENTS
    9:00 AM - 10:30 AM | Lobby
    Start your morning with a full breakfast while connecting with current students. Campus tours are also available at this time.


    PUBLIC READING OF SCRIPTURE & WORSHIP
    10:30 AM - 11:15 AM | City Room
    Hear testimonies from President and Nancy Gibson, experience the Public Reading of Scripture, and join in worship led by our student worship band, Refuge.


    COFFEE AND CONVERSATION WITH FACULTY
    11:15 AM - 12:30 PM | Various Locations
    Grab a coffee and gather with current King's faculty to discuss relevant cultural topics. Topics vary and will be released in October.


    AWARDS LUNCHEON
    12:30 PM - 2:00 PM | City Room
    Celebrate alumni award recipients while hearing a College update from President Tim Gibson and a keynote address from Dr. Joseph Loconte, newly minted Senior Fellow in Christianity and Culture at King's.





    Tickets & Pricing
    Tickets are free for the Alumni Welcome Reception and $30 for the City Excursion on Friday. Tickets for the Saturday programs are $30. While there is no programming for children during Homecoming, those under 16 years of age may register to attend all events for free, excluding city excursions. Ticket sales end October 23.

    *Due to price and capacity, child admission is not permitted on the City Excursions.



    Directions
    Here’s information to help you get to King’s:



    Accommodations
    Reserve a room at the Holiday Inn – Financial District October 25 through October 27 with a discounted rate of $209/nightly for single rooms and $229/nightly for double rooms. Book rooms online or by calling 855-914-1383. Rooms will be released and prices will increase to “Best Available” on September 25, 2019. Use Group Code: “KHW.”

    View additional hotel options.





    Not able to join us in New York City?
    Those unable to join Homecoming in New York City are invited to watch the State of the College using the video link included in the November issue of the alumni newsletter.

  • Oct 26th 2019 - 12:00 am to 11:59 pm
  • Oct 26th 2019 11:00 AM - 11:00 am to 1:00 pm

    3V3 Basketball Tournament

    Contact: Christopher.davis@tkc.edu Bring your team to compete in the all-school 3v3 Basketball Tournament on October 26 at 11 am at Columbus Park. Each team can have 3-4 players, and the cost is $5 per person. Submit your rosters to christopher.davis@tkc.edu.

  • Oct 26th 2019 2:00 PM - 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm
  • Oct 27th 2019 - 12:00 am to 11:59 pm
  • Oct 28th 2019 - 12:00 am to 11:59 pm
  • Oct 28th 2019 12:15 PM - 12:15 pm to 1:15 pm
  • Oct 29th 2019 12:15 PM - 12:15 pm to 1:15 pm

    President’s Lecture Series: Dr. Timothy Dalrymple

    Join President Tim Gibson as he welcomes Dr. Timothy Dalrymple, President and CEO of Christianity Today. Dalrymple's lecture will take place on Tuesday, October 29 in King's 5th Floor City Room from 12:15 PM to 1:15 PM. Doors open at 12:00 PM. REGISTER HERE.


    Contact

    Contact the Events and Production department at events@tkc.edu or 212-659-7200 with questions.

  • Oct 29th 2019 12:15 PM - 12:15 pm to 1:15 pm

    Faculty Committee Meeting

    Contact: srayn@tkc.edu

  • Oct 30th 2019 - 12:00 am to 11:59 pm
  • Oct 30th 2019 12:00 PM - 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm

    Free Health Fare for Faculty & Staff

    Contact: Grace Gleason, ggleason@tkc.edu

    Free lunch! Staff and faculty, join to 
     
    learn all about:

    • Stress reduction 
    • Relieving your neck & back and foot
    • Aches & pains  
    • Nutrition & weight loss 
    • Podiatry consultations


    and enjoy complimentary: 
    • Relaxing chair massage
    • Dental consultation
    • Acupuncture consultation
    • Organic oils demo
    • Ergonomic evaluations
    • Postural analysis
    • Blood pressure, body fat screenings