President Thornbury to Speak at NBA All-Star Chapel Service
February 6, 2015 - 2:25pm
The King's College is pleased to announce that President Gregory Alan Thornbury will be the featured speaker for the National Basketball Association's annual NBA All-Star Chapel Service, held on Sunday, February 15 in New York City.
Thornbury will preach on "Muscular Christianity," based on Hebrews 12:1-17. He will be joined by Dove Award-winning recording artist Travis Cottrell, who leads worship with Beth Moore's Living Proof Live conferences.
Remembering Dr. Wayne Frair
February 6, 2015 - 2:20pm
Dr. Wayne Frair, Professor Emeritus of Biology at The King’s College, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, January 29 in Morristown, New Jersey, after suffering a heart attack. Dr. Frair held degrees in zoology, embryology, and serology from Houghton College, Wheaton College, the University of Massachusetts, and Rutgers University. He taught at the Briarcliff campus for many years, where his required courses acquainted him with a large percentage of the student body.
King's Community Takes Part in First Annual Day of Service
February 4, 2015 - 11:17am
On Saturday, January 24, The King’s College gathered from 9:00 am to 6:00 pm for the First Annual King’s College Day of Service at the New York Gospel Mission (NYGM).
King's Debate Society Competes in Malaysia
February 3, 2015 - 12:13pm
The King's Debate Society sent one team to compete in the World University Debate Championships, held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, from December 27, 2014 to January 3, 2015.
From King's to the Runway: An Interview with Mallory McCurry '13
December 12, 2014 - 11:02am
Mallory McCurry graduated from King's in 2013 with a Bachelor of Arts in Media, Culture, and the Arts. Since then, she's been fulfilling her dream of working in the fashion industry—a dream shared by many King's students. McCurry took a few minutes to talk about what she's been doing and how her King's degree prepared her for her career.
What have you been up to since graduation?
Class of 1942 Connects with Class of 2018
November 10, 2014 - 10:54pm
Brooke Crouthamel knew that she wanted to attend college in New York City. Even though her three older siblings had all attended Liberty University, she was determined to make the Big Apple her home.
King's Alumnus Publishes Book on a Christian Response to Clinical Depression
November 7, 2014 - 11:10am
Xulon Press recently published a book by Dr. Robert B. Somerville '67 entitled If I'm a Christian, Why Am I Depressed? Finding Meaning and Hope in the Dark Valley.
Somerville, who teaches Biblical Counseling at The Master's College in Santa Clarita, California, spent thirty-five years as a senior pastor and nine as a college professor. “I am firmly convinced that the topic of depression is not openly discussed among Christians because of the stigma attached to it,” said Somerville. But he believes that “this topic desperately needs to be addressed.”
King's Celebrates Homecoming, Presents Alumni Awards
October 30, 2014 - 11:36am
Last weekend, The King’s College celebrated Homecoming 2014 with a weekend of events and activities that included alumni awards, the election of an alumni association president, an alumni vs. student soccer match, and the crowning of a Homecoming King and Queen. King’s alumni from past years gathered in the heart of New York City on October 24-26 to catch up with one another, reunite with King’s faculty, and meet the new faces of the school.
About Commencement 2015 at Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church
October 27, 2014 - 8:04pm
Saturday, May 16 at 10:00 AM
5th Avenue Presbyterian Church
7 W. 55th Streeet at 5th Avenue
Michele is a wife, a mom, a foster mom, a former tax attorney, a small business owner, and a former Congresswoman from Minnesota.
Emeka Izeze To Speak on Boko Haram at King's
October 20, 2014 - 12:46pm
The King’s College and The Phillips Journalism Institute are pleased to welcome the seasoned Nigerian journalist and Guardian chief executive officer and former editor-in-chief Emeka Izeze to campus for a lecture on November 7.
In his talk, “Behind the News: What You Haven't Heard about Boko Haram,” Izeze will speak about the violent Muslim group that has terrorized Nigerians and kidnapped hundreds of young school girls in the past year.