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.
Free (and Cheap) Things to Do in NYC This Summer
July 3, 2014 - 11:44am
New York is notorious for being one of the most expensive cities in the world—but that doesn’t mean you can’t have a good time if you’re staying in the City over the summer. There are plenty of free and cheap summer activities you can enjoy in the City even on the shoestring budget of a college student.
Here are just a few of the things you can do to have a ridiculously good time in NYC this summer—without breaking the bank.
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10 Free Apps and Websites to Make College Life Easier
June 30, 2014 - 10:47am
As a tech-savvy college student, you’ve no doubt had lots of experience with a wide variety of websites and apps from Angry Birds to JSTOR. You know first-hand how much influence this technology has on your day-to-day routine, whether you’re playing a game to pass the time waiting for the subway or doing research for the final project that’s worth 60% of your grade.
14 Pieces of Advice I’d Give to My College Freshman Self
June 16, 2014 - 2:55pm
Transitioning to college can be difficult, especially when you decide to go to college in NYC. In addition to the normal college stresses of figuring out your class schedule and homework load, you’re faced with the challenges of learning how to do things in the city such as navigate the subway system and cook for yourself. Though this is a tumultuous time of change, it can also be one of the most rewarding stages of your life if you are able to manage it well.
Here are 14 tips, from a senior to a freshman, to prepare you and help you through the transition.
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.
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.
The King’s College Business Students Rank with Best in the World
May 23, 2014 - 1:11pm
A team from The King’s College defeated more than 1,760 business students worldwide to reach the finals in an international mockup of real-world business challenges, the Capsim Business Simulation Global Challenge in Chicago last month. They were one of only 12 teams to qualify for the 48-hour, high-pressure business simulation play-offs.
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.
King's Joins Yellow Ribbon Program for Veterans
May 14, 2014 - 9:53am
The King’s College is now a part of the Yellow Ribbon Program, a voluntary fund-matching partnership between degree-granting universities and colleges and Veterans Affairs. The Program provides scholarships and grants toward the education of veterans and their dependents. Yellow Ribbon helps students avoid out-of-pocket tuition and fees not covered by the Post 9/11 G.I. Bill. Beginning in the 2014-15 academic year, this program will allow King’s to provide contributions to those who have served in the military as well as their dependents.
VP for Academic Administration Announced
March 31, 2014 - 8:34am
NEW YORK – March 31, 2014 – The King’s College announces the appointment of Dr. Mark D. Hijleh as Vice President for Academic Administration and Dean of the Faculty. Hijleh has served for 21 years as a faculty member and academic leader at Houghton College. He will begin his role on July 1, 2014.