Wm. Lee Hanley, Jr. Elected Chairman
May 8, 2014 - 11:00am
Wm. Lee Hanley, Jr. has been elected as the Chairman of the Board of The King’s College, succeeding the prior chairman Andrew G. Mills. A trustee of King’s since 2008, Mr. Hanley and his wife Allie, who also serves on the board, have been tireless advocates for the mission and vision of King’s.
The King’s College Announces Religious and Theological Studies Major
May 27, 2015 - 4:27pm
NEW YORK CITY – May 27, 2015 – The King’s College is pleased to announce the addition of a fifth major to its offerings, beginning in the Fall 2015 semester. The Bachelor of Arts in Religious and Theological Studies will provide a solid liberal arts education to students while encouraging them to think about a variety of texts and topics through a theological lens.
King's Awards Two Honorary Doctorates
May 19, 2015 - 12:00am
NEW YORK CITY - May 19, 2015 - The King's College is pleased to announce the conferral of the honorary degree of Doctor of Humane Letters on two recipients: Ms. Rebekah Mercer and Mr. Thomas Patrick. The degrees were conferred by President Gregory Alan Thornbury on Saturday, May 16 during the Commencement Exercises at Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church in New York City.
67th Annual Commencement Exercises
May 16, 2015 - 12:00pm
NEW YORK CITY, May 16, 2015 – On Saturday, May 16, 2015 The King’s College held its 67th annual Commencement exercises to honor the graduation of the class of 2015. Students reflected on their four years at King's, received their diplomas, and were accepted into The King’s College Alumni Association. The event was held at Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church in New York City. Former Congresswoman Michele Bachmann delivered the keynote address.
Goodbye KingsLink. Hello KingsConnect.
May 8, 2015 - 3:21pm
The King’s College Office of Vocational and Career Development (OVCD) is pleased to announce a new central hub for job postings. KingsConnect: The King’s College Students and Alumni Network will feature all the job postings discovered by OVCD. KingsConnect operates via LinkedIn, leveraging the social aspect of job searching, and—most excitingly for alumni—eliminates OVCD as the intermediary for job postings.
King's Announces Board Changes, Campus Addition
May 8, 2015 - 9:29am
NEW YORK CITY - May 8, 2015 - On May 7 and 8, the Board of Trustees of The King's College met on the college's campus in New York City to conduct several items of important business, including approving two changes in the Board's membership and formalizing an exciting new addition to the campus.
King's Debate Society Post-Nationals
May 5, 2015 - 12:19pm
Three teams represented King’s at the United States University Debating Championships: Tim Perdew ’15 and John Sailer ’15, Jonah Ortiz ’17 and Lucy LeFever ’16, and Christian Tegge ’17 and Kyle Trivanovich ’17. The tournament was not just a test of rhetorical skill, but of endurance. Eight preliminary rounds preceded four elimination rounds over the course of three days.
Digital Currency Experts Discuss Potential for Social Change at King’s
April 30, 2015 - 12:00am
On April 28, President Gregory Alan Thornbury, the Hon. Edmund C. Moy (former director of the United States Mint), and Alex Waters of Coin.co met on the campus of The King’s College for a roundtable discussion about digital currencies and their potential to facilitate economic, social, and political change.
The King’s College is the first college in the United States to accept payments in Bitcoin. Coin.co helps businesses and financial institutions understand and utilize the Bitcoin ecosystem
Bigger on the Inside: Christianity and Doctor Who
April 21, 2015 - 11:17am
The King’s College President Dr. Gregory Alan Thornbury and Parent’s Leadership Council member Ned Bustard recently celebrated the release of their co-edited volume, Bigger on the Inside: Christianity and Doctor Who, a collection of essays exploring religious themes in the popular BBC television series. The collection, published by Square Halo Books, released on Thursday, March 26, with a launch party in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, where Thornbury delivered a lecture based on the essay he wrote for the book, which explored God the Father.
Tullian Tchividjian to Speak at King's
April 7, 2015 - 3:52pm
The King's College is pleased to welcome Tullian Tchividjian to campus for a conversation with President Gregory Alan Thornbury. The event will take place on April 16 at noon.