King's Co-Sponsors Book Launch for Dr. Daniel Siedell
March 20, 2015 - 2:20pm
The King's College is pleased to co-sponsor, with Olmsted Salon, a celebration of Who's Afraid of Modern Art?, the new book from Presidential Scholar and Art Historian in Residence Dr. Daniel Siedell. The event will take place on Wednesday, April 29 in The Cave at Calvary-St. George's Episcopal Church in downtown Manhattan.
National Review Editor Rich Lowry to Speak at King's
March 18, 2015 - 3:16pm
The King's College is pleased to welcome Rich Lowry, editor of National Review, to campus for a lecture on March 31 entitled “Abraham Lincoln and the American Idea.”
Lowry is the author of Lincoln Unbound and the New York Times bestseller Legacy: Paying the Price for the Clinton Years. Lowry began his career as a research assistant for Charles Krauthammer. In 1997, he was selected by William F. Buckley to lead National Review.
Former Congresswoman Michele Bachmann to Speak at Commencement
March 16, 2015 - 3:42pm
The King's College is pleased to announce that former Congresswoman Michele Bachmann will address the Class of 2015 during its Commencement exercises, which will be held at Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church in Manhattan on Saturday, May 16.
Journalist and TV Producer Alice Rhee to Speak at King's
March 6, 2015 - 11:22am
On March 12 at 6:30 pm, The King’s College will welcome two-time Emmy award winning television producer and multimedia journalist, Alice Rhee to speak on How The Journalism Of John McCandlish Phillips Remains Relevant In a Digital Media Age.
Historian and Presidential Scholar Amity Shlaes Speaks on Calvin Coolidge
March 5, 2015 - 11:18am
On February 25, Presidential Scholar Amity Shlaes spoke to the students and faculty of The King’s College about Calvin Coolidge, the “forgotten president.” In her talk, intriguingly titled “Better than Reagan? Calvin Coolidge, the Forgotten President, and What He Offers for Today,” Shlaes described the life of a man with whom most people are unfamiliar, despite his stature as the thirtieth President of the United States.
King's Welcomes The London Center for Policy Research
March 2, 2015 - 4:32pm
The King's College is pleased to welcome The London Center for Policy Research to campus.
King’s Announces Launch of Center for Human Flourishing
February 23, 2015 - 10:41pm
The King's College is pleased to announce the launch of the Center for Human Flourishing at a public event held on campus on March 6, 2015.
The mission of the Center for the Study of Human Flourishing is to critically examine and promote the moral, social, political, economic, and aesthetic practices that lead to human flourishing and advance the common good. Center activities draw upon cross-disciplinary resources that explore the intersections of moral virtue and public life.
Dr. Paul Marshall To Speak On Charlie Hebdo, Free Speech, and Freedom of Religion
February 2, 2015 - 11:18am
The McCandlish Phillips Journalism Institute welcomes Paul Marshall to The King’s College for a lecture on the implications of anti-blasphemy laws worldwide. Marshall, the widely-published Senior Fellow at the Hudson Institute’s Center for Religious Freedom, will speak at noon on February 20. His speech will show what outbursts, such as the terrorist murders of cartoonists and editors at the Charlie Hebdo satire magazine in Paris mean for the future of religious freedom, press freedom, and freedom of speech.
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.
Nile Gardiner, Former Assistant to Margaret Thatcher, To Speak At King's
October 17, 2014 - 4:55pm
The King's College is pleased to welcome Dr. Nile Gardiner, a former assistant to Margaret Thatcher and now director of the Thatcher Center for Freedom at the Heritage Foundation, to campus on Tuesday, November 18.