King's Welcomes New Students to Campus
August 27, 2015 - 9:25am
NEW YORK CITY – August 27, 2015 - On August 22-25, faculty, staff, and student leaders welcomed the newest members of the King’s community to the College.
Two hundred new students join the College, an increase of 24% over the 2014-15 school year. Of these, more than 180 are new on-campus full-time freshmen and transfers. Additional students join the community from other colleges and universities as part of the NYC Semester program.
King's Appoints Kevin Brown as Senior Vice President for Advancement and Chief Operating Officer
August 19, 2015 - 3:26pm
NEW YORK CITY - August 19, 2015 - The King's College is pleased to announce that Kevin Brown has been appointed Senior Vice President for Advancement and Chief Operating Officer, beginning August 17, 2015.
For the past six years, Brown has worked in the Office of the President at Focus on the Family. He and his wife Lauren have three daughters: Emma (MCA ’17), Lillian, and Blake. The Browns have served on the Parents’ Council at King’s, and will be relocating to New York City.
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.
King's Announces Board Changes, Campus Addition
May 8, 2015 - 9:29am
NEW YORK CITY - May 8, 2015 - On May 7 and 8, the Board of Trustees of The King's College met on the college's campus in New York City to conduct several items of important business, including approving two changes in the Board's membership and formalizing an exciting new addition to the campus.
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.
Alumni Luncheon at Lancaster, PA
April 14, 2015 - 5:54pm
On Saturday, March 28, just over 100 people—alumni and guests from The King’s College at Briarcliff Manor and Newcastle, Delaware, and Northeastern Bible College—gathered at the Meadia Heights Golf Club in Lancaster, Pennsylvania.
An opening prayer was given by Dr. Carolyn Carmichael (’58), the mother of Dr. Kimberly Carmichael Thornbury. Dr. Kenneth John (’59) introduced President Gregory Alan Thornbury, who spoke about the work and vision of the college.