67th Annual Commencement Exercises
May 19, 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.”
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.
King's Debate Society Makes Strong Showing Around the U.S. in February
March 13, 2015 - 11:32am
The King's Debate society attended four tournaments in February: Ithaca College Novice Nationals on February 7-8; AEI Values and Capitalism Debates on February 13-14; Northeast University Debate Championship, hosted by Western Connecticut University on February 21-22; and Adelphi University's “Brown and Gold” Debates on February 28-March 1.