King's Unveils Artists' Renderings of Ten Pillars of Economic Wisdom
October 16, 2014 - 10:03am
On October 15, The King’s College unveiled artists' renderings of the Ten Pillars of Economic Wisdom, based on a display from the 1964 World's Fair at the Hall of Free Enterprise, in the College's lobby in lower Manhattan.
As an attendee at the World's Fair in 1964, King’s Trustee (and Amway founder) Rich DeVos saw the Pillars. He purchased the display and installed it in the Amway headquarters. Last year, Dr. Gregory Alan Thornbury, president of The King's College, toured Amway and was similarly taken with the principles. This began the project that was unveiled on October 15.
Wilberforce Collection Announced at King's
October 13, 2014 - 12:27pm
The King’s College is excited to announce that a collection of historical artifacts from the life of English statesman and abolitionist William Wilberforce will be displayed on campus beginning Tuesday, October 14.
The exhibit of nearly thirty pieces includes letters from Wilberforce, first edition books and newspapers, postage stamps, coinage, and many other pieces. The collection will be exhibited in the lobby and in the admissions conference room at the front of the campus and open to the public.
Amity Shlaes Joins The King's College as Presidential Scholar
October 1, 2014 - 2:48pm
NEW YORK CITY – Amity Shlaes, the widely-respected author and columnist, brings her expertise on matters of politics, history, and economics to The King’s College as a Presidential Scholar.
Bethany Jenkins Joins as Director of Career Development
September 24, 2014 - 5:31pm
The King's College and the Office of Academic Affairs is pleased to announce Bethany Jenkins as the Director of Career Development. Jenkins brings with her extensive experience in different sectors and a knowledge of professional skills necessary to compete for top positions.
Career Development at The King’s College offers practical career development tools to students. Career Development also maintains an active professional network that students at The King’s College can draw on as they pursue internships and jobs in and outside of New York City.
Columnist Terry Mattingly Joins as Senior Fellow, Bolsters Journalism Program
September 18, 2014 - 8:00am
NEW YORK CITY – The King’s College in New York City received a significant boost to its journalism education offerings today, announcing that Universal Syndicate columnist Terry Mattingly will join King’s in 2015-2016 as a Senior Fellow of Religion and Media.
Inside "In Earnest" - An Interview
September 17, 2014 - 10:31am
In the summer of 2012, a group of women, led by Jennifer Tharp, began meeting and having conversations about something philosophers have debated for years— the “good life.” These conversations would eventually lead to the founding of In Earnest, an online magazine with a clear mission: “To host conversations that inspire and equip women to practice lives of consequence.”
4-Year Online Business Degree Announced
August 6, 2014 - 10:20am
The King’s College recently received approval to offer the required coursework for its Business Administration degree fully online, complementing its outstanding residential Business program in New York City. Students will be able to earn a four-year bachelor’s degree in Business Administration by completing the King’s degree online coursework and at least one approved academic experience in New York City, which can include anything from a 1-2 week intensive to semester and summer programs.
Phillips Journalism Institute Launches
July 16, 2014 - 8:00am
Whether or not you believe the print industry is dying, one thing is certain: journalists continue to fill a crucial role in a free society. Journalism, at its core, is about factual reporting, artful storytelling, and boldly speaking truth to power —and these are things that will always be necessary. That is why The King’s College is proud to announce The Phillips Journalism Institute (phillipsjournalism.org), a program that will help college students become more skillful journalists while experiencing New York City.
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.