King’s and Acton Institute Announce New Oikonomia Scholarship
July 22, 2015 - 11:38am
NEW YORK CITY- July 22, 2015- The King’s College announces the launch of the Oikonomia Scholarship, to be awarded to three winners of a contest for students entering King's during the Fall 2015 semester. The three finalists will receive $10,000, $5,000, and $2,500, respectively. In cooperation with the Acton Institute, The King’s College is awarding three scholarships to students who embody the combination of theological understanding and cultural engagement that the College values.
The King’s College Reaccredited
June 29, 2015 - 12:04pm
New York City – June 29, 2015 – The King’s College is pleased to announce that it has been reaccredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. The reaccreditation was announced on Friday, June 26, and comes after a year of intensive self-study conducted by the faculty, staff, and administration of the college.
O’Keeffe Gift Expands King’s Campus
June 15, 2015 - 3:15pm
NEW YORK CITY - June 15, 2015 - Due to a generous gift, when students return to campus in Fall 2015, there will be a new addition: the O'Keeffe Student Union.
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.
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.
Interregnum XI: Each Day Dies with Sleep
May 1, 2015 - 12:24pm
On April 10, students and faculty of the King’s College gathered at Calvary-St. George’s Church in downtown Manhattan to hear Dr. Carl R. Trueman speak at the final event of Interregnum, an all-school, three-day competition between the Houses.
Trueman is an author, theologian, historian, and Professor of Church History at Westminster Theological Seminary. He spoke on the 2014-15 Interregnum theme—mortality—in a talk titled “Each Day Dies with Sleep: A Literary and Theological Exploration of Mortality.”
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.
King's History Initiative
April 17, 2015 - 11:19am
The King’s College is pleased to announce the launch of its history initiative, exploring the college’s history and relationship to American evangelicalism since 1938.
King's Commences Smart Giving Via Kindrid
March 27, 2015 - 11:34am
Giving to King's is easier than ever. Beginning today, friends of King's can contribute to its mission with just a text message through an entirely new way called Smart Giving.
King's Announces New Student Housing
March 24, 2015 - 1:59pm
Beginning in the Fall 2015 semester, many more students at The King's College will be living within a few blocks of campus.
“While our long-term goal is to buy a building to house all our students, our short-term goal is to move as many of our students as close as possible to campus,” said Shelli Cline, Associate Dean of Students. “By moving these students to the FiDi, we’ve taken a significant step toward that goal.”