2014 Convocation Address
September 9, 2014 - 10:45am
On Tuesday, August 26th the class of 2018 gathered at Trinity Church in Lower Manhattan to celebrate the start of their college career and to sign the honor code. This is a speech delivered by The King's College President Gregory Alan Thornbury on the same evening.
Bringing Hope to Cambodia
August 19, 2014 - 3:20pm
Veassna Sang grew up in Cambodia. His parents divorced and abandoned him, leaving him in the care of his grandparents—who loved and cherished him, but didn’t have the resources to raise a child. They visited many orphanages in order to find one that would be able to provide for Veassna and protect him, but all of the orphanages were full.
Finally, in 1999, Veassna’s grandparents heard about Asian Hope, and Veassna was taken to live in the children’s home.
King's Joins Council for Christian Colleges & Universities
August 7, 2014 - 9:15am
The King's College has joined the Council for Christian Colleges & Universities (CCCU) as an affiliate member. On July 26, the CCCU board of directors voted unanimously to accept King's application for membership in the council. As an affiliate member, King's has access to CCCU resources including listing staff and faculty career opportunities, access to conferences and events, and other programs and services.
Behind the Scenes: The Federalist Today
May 27, 2014 - 11:07am
Though summer may now be in full swing, our professors are still hard at work. In fact, this is the time of year when many of our professors are able to work on projects in their spheres of influence.
113 Students Graduate
May 16, 2014 - 12:23pm
113 students, the largest class in The King’s College’s 15-year New York City history, graduated at 5th Avenue Presbyterian Church on May 10, 2014.
Launching a Business the King's Way
April 30, 2014 - 3:38pm
Alumnus Adam Kail ‘08 Launches Two New Businesses
Grace and perseverance. That’s one way to describe Adam Kail’s experience at The King’s College. Kail graduated in 2008 from our Empire State Building campus with a degree in Politics, Philosophy, and Economics, a Theology minor, and a hard-fought 2.9 GPA.
"My time at TKC was challenging. The curriculum is advanced and our professors have high expectations," said Kail. "Adversity builds character."
Thornbury Inaugurated as Sixth President of The King's College
April 4, 2014 - 6:00pm
NEW YORK — April 4, 2014 — Last night, Dr. Gregory Alan Thornbury was inaugurated as the sixth President of The King's College in a ceremony held at Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church. In addition to full attendance by King’s faculty, staff, and students, countless friends and supporters showed up to mark both a return to the College’s roots and the start of a new era.
King's Alumna Dances in Radio City Christmas Spectacular
December 17, 2013 - 12:00am
Graduate Produces for Squarespace & Sufjan Stevens
December 13, 2013 - 12:00am
Aaron Craig ‘10 became an entrepreneur at a young age. "It all started back when I would go trick-or-treating as a kid. I'd save the candy, stick price tags on it, then sell it to kids in my neighborhood after Halloween. That was my first business," said Craig.
Career Spotlight: Patrick Leary '05
December 5, 2013 - 12:00am
Home State: New York
Current Residence: New York
Current Employer: Asset Manager at Sovereign Partners
Brief description of your current responsibilities: Perform due diligence on new acquisitions. Manage multiple real estate assets around the country. Negotiate contracts. Manage a staff of 5 direct reports