King's and Herzl Institute Collaborate on Study Program in Jerusalem
October 15, 2014 - 10:10pm
As part of its newly developing Center for Studies in the Middle East (CSIME), The King's College is pleased to announce the first collaborative project of the Center, a major partnership with The Herzl Institute in Israel to design and deliver a summer studies program in Jerusalem.
A pilot of the program will be offered to students in summer 2015, with plans to roll out the program in full for summer 2016. Christian students from The King’s College and other universities will be guided toward appreciating the value of the “Judeo” in the “Judeo-Christian” intellectual tradition.
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.
2014 Convocation Address
September 9, 2014 - 10:45am
On Tuesday, August 26th the class of 2018 gathered at Trinity Church in Lower Manhattan to celebrate the start of their college career and to sign the honor code. This is a speech delivered by The King's College President Gregory Alan Thornbury on the same evening.
Bringing Hope to Cambodia
August 19, 2014 - 3:20pm
Veassna Sang grew up in Cambodia. His parents divorced and abandoned him, leaving him in the care of his grandparents—who loved and cherished him, but didn’t have the resources to raise a child. They visited many orphanages in order to find one that would be able to provide for Veassna and protect him, but all of the orphanages were full.
Finally, in 1999, Veassna’s grandparents heard about Asian Hope, and Veassna was taken to live in the children’s home.
King's Joins Council for Christian Colleges & Universities
August 7, 2014 - 9:15am
The King's College has joined the Council for Christian Colleges & Universities (CCCU) as an affiliate member. On July 26, the CCCU board of directors voted unanimously to accept King's application for membership in the council. As an affiliate member, King's has access to CCCU resources including listing staff and faculty career opportunities, access to conferences and events, and other programs and services.
First Bitcoin Donation Accepted
July 21, 2014 - 12:04pm
Last month, The King’s College announced that it would become the first accredited college in the United States to accept Bitcoin for tuition and donations. On Friday, July 18, The King’s College accepted its first Bitcoin donation.
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.
David Dockery and Tim Dunn Named to Board of Trustees
June 11, 2014 - 4:40pm
The King’s College is proud to announce that David Dockery and Tim Dunn will join the Board of Trustees as its newest members.
Dr. David S. Dockery is the president of Trinity International University and a prolific author and lecturer who has served in key leadership roles at several Christian institutions. Mr. Tim Dunn is the CEO of CrownQuest Operating, LLC, EnerQuest Oil & Gas, Ltd., and is also a partner of Texas Land Royalty.