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The first annual Mr. King's Competition will be held on Friday, April 4. This will kick-off KC Mini-THON. King’s to Hold First Annual Mr. King’s Competition

  On Friday, April 4 at 8 p. m., King’s College will be holding the first annual Mr. King’s competition to kick off the KC Mini-THON. The idea for the event was thought up by junior Nicole Lawler, who will be hosting the event with her sister Alicia Lawler. Each year, the campus activities leaders,
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Kelly Letteri helps a student with career advice. 
Photo Credit: Bob Vornlocker Career Planning Office to Hold First Senior Send-Off Week

The office of career planning will be holding various events to prepare seniors for life after graduation from April 22 through the 25. The purpose of the events, says Korie Munley, career development specialist from career planning and coordinator of Senior Send-Off Week, is to provide some career-related events for seniors. The goal is to
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Photo Credit: kings.edu Not too Late to Get Involved with KC Mini-THON

There are still several events the college community can attend in order to help King’s Mini-THON. Remaining events include the powder puff football game, the Mr. King’s show, and attending the THON dancing event to support the dancers. The battle-of-the-classes powder puff game will be played at Kirby Park on Saturday, March 29, at 4
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Melinda Henneberger was the keynote speaker for the 2014 Women and Gender Studies Conference.
Photo Credit: www.washingtonian.com Conference Speaker Shines Light on College Sexual Abuse

A keynote presentation for the Women’s and Gender Studies Conference was held on March 19 at 7 p.m. in the Burke Auditorium. Melinda Henneberger gave a presentation entitled, “Revolution Needed: The Ongoing Problem of Sexual Violence on College Campuses.” Melinda Henneberger is a columnist for The Washington Post, an editor of the blog “She the
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Are you looking forward to summer, but dread the thought of having to pack all of your dorm room belongings up within a few days? Do you put off this dreadful task because just thinking about it is stressful enough? Well, I have some good news that will bring you relief! A company called Box
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Arts & Entertainment

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Based on Veronica Roth's bestselling book, "Divergent" is aesthetically-pleasing but slow. Young Adult Dystopias Continue With “Divergent”

The newest addition to dystopian fiction was released to the big screen last Friday under the guise of the new movie “Divergent.” Based on the first book in a trilogy by Veronica Roth, “Divergent” follows the life of a girl named Beatrice, or Tris, as she chooses what faction of their society to follow. These
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The final season of "Mad Men," split into two halves will begin April 13 on AMC. Back to Business: “Mad Men” Season Seven Looming

  Loyal fans of AMC’s 1960′s period drama, “Mad Men,” are becoming more antsy by the second as the premiere of the seventh and final season creeps closer. April 13th marks the date of the season’s release, and we honestly have no idea what to expect for this season. The show’s creator, Matthew Weiner, is
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Politics

Presidential Candidate Mitt Romney vowed to appeal Obamacare. (newyorker.com) Obamacare and College Students

President Obama’s Affordable Care Act (ACA) has been received by Americans with mixed reviews. Recently, colleges across the country have spoken out against the act, particularly in terms of student health plans and faculty insurance requirements. The ACA, commonly referred to as “Obamacare,” does carry benefits for young adults. Most notably, people in this age
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(Photo courtesy of villageoflexington.com) Where Do the Candidates Stand on the Environment?

It’s that time again. The presidential election season is full steam ahead, and with everyone debating who the better candidate is, we can forget some very important information that affects all life forms on this planet. Where does your candidate stand on the environment, and can they make the world a better place to live?
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Sports

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Erin Beane combined for four hits in King's doubleheader split with Ithaca. Lady Monarch Softball Splits with National Power

Lady Monarch softball welcomed traditional power Ithaca College to the Betzler Athletic Complex for a nonconference doubleheader on Thursday afternoon. Ithaca took the opener 12-9 before King’s took the nightcap 4-3. The Lady Bombers showed their force early in game one, racing out to a 10-0 lead after three innings. The Lady Monarchs began their
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Brittany Haight helped King's Sweep Delaware Valley. Lady Monarch Softball Sweeps Foe

It was short rest for Lady Monarch softball after their split with Ithaca on Thursday as they returned to conference play by welcoming Delaware Valley College to the Betzler Athletic Complex for a doubleheader on Saturday afternoon. The Lady Monarchs overwhelmed the Lady Aggies and picked up their first two conference victories of the season
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