Wm. Lee Hanley, Jr. Elected Chairman
May 8, 2014 - 11:00am
Wm. Lee Hanley, Jr. has been elected as the Chairman of the Board of The King’s College, succeeding the prior chairman Andrew G. Mills. A trustee of King’s since 2008, Mr. Hanley and his wife Allie, who also serves on the board, have been tireless advocates for the mission and vision of King’s.
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 Announces Oikonomia Scholarship Recipients
August 20, 2015 - 11:37am
NEW YORK CITY - August 20, 2015 - The King's College, in conjunction with the Acton Institute, is pleased to announce the recipients of the Oikonomia Scholarship, each of whom embodies the theological understanding and cultural engagement that the College values.
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.
Several Books To Be Published by King’s Faculty During Next Academic Year
August 12, 2015 - 10:02am
Books by a number of King’s faculty are newly available or slated for publication during the 2015-16 academic year. The publication of these books highlights the diverse interests and areas of expertise represented by the faculty at King’s, as well as the College’s ongoing commitment to support faculty as they write to both specialist and generalist readers.
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.
King’s to Present Presidential Symposium in October
July 15, 2015 - 1:36pm
NEW YORK CITY – July 15, 2015 – On October 5 and 6, a number of important speakers will visit the King’s campus for an event called “Six Presidents in 30 Hours: A Presidential Symposium.” The speakers include Harold Holzer on Abraham Lincoln, Evan Thomas on Richard Nixon, Charles Slack on John Adams and Thomas Jefferson, Amity Shlaes on Calvin Coolidge, and David Davenport on Herbert Hoover. All events are free and open to the campus community and the public.
TEDS to Offer Graduate Courses at King's
July 1, 2015 - 8:14am
NEW YORK CITY – July 1, 2015 – Beginning in the Fall 2015 semester, Trinity Evangelical Divinity School (TEDS) will begin offering occasional graduate-level courses in theology on the campus of The King’s College in lower Manhattan.
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.
New York City Landmark Sculpture Relocates to King’s Lobby
May 29, 2015 - 3:35pm
NEW YORK CITY – May 29, 2015 – Visitors to the King’s campus on Broadway in lower Manhattan will notice a new addition to the lobby: Jeremiah Lanphier, as represented in the sculpture “Invitation to Pray.”
The statue may be familiar. For the past eight years, it resided outside the headquarters of The American Bible Society, near Columbus Circle in upper Manhattan. The Society recently relocated to Philadelphia, but as a result of the generosity of board members John Beckett and Rich and Helen DeVos, the statue found a new home in the King’s lobby.