creditceceilia Seeing Immigration in Terms of the Common Good

Students need to think of immigration in terms of the the common good and not politics according to Fr. Mark Cregan, C.S.C, former president of Stone Hill College and member of the Board for King’s College. Cregan gave a presentation on the subject of immigration as part of a Common Good Discussion Forum. Cregan has
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IMG_2831 Visiting Writer Emphasizes the Importance of Political Poetry

Award-winning poet Jimmy Santiago Baca shared his thoughts on political poetry, read some of his poems and answered audience questions as part of the English department’s annual Visiting Writer program. This event, which took place at King’s College in the Burke Auditorium in McGowan Hall, was open to the public. Baca read four of his
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nanowrimo-logo Attention Writers: November is National Novel Writing Month

  `What do Erin Morgenstern’s novel, “The Night Circus,” Rainbow Rowell’s “Fangirl” and Sara Gruen’s “Water for Elephants” have in common? They were all written during National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo), and all went on to become bestsellers. NaNoWriMo is an annual event that challenges writers around the globe to write a 50,000 word manuscript
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IMG_2812 Emerging Artists Exhibit Showcases Serious Talent

Walk into the Widmann Gallery to view the 12th Annual High School Emerging Artists Invitational Exhibit, and you would think you’re viewing the work of masters. The 33 works on display in the gallery at King’s College were created by different student artists from various schools throughout the area, including James M. Coughlin High School,
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catherine kings mission mark King’s College Unveils New Mission Mark

King’s College has begun a long-term rebranding process with the unveiling of its new Mission Mark. The mark will serve as a more focused representation of the college, relating directly to its educational mission and its ties to the Congregation of Holy Cross. At the same time, the new mark will help eliminate some of
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King’s College Athletic Department
From left to right: Mayor Tom Leighton, Patrick Robinson and Fr. Jack Ryan, president of King’s College, pause for a photo after the Mayor’s Cup game against Wilkes University. Robinson was named the MVP for King’s at the game. Monarch Football Defeats Wilkes, Captures Mayor’s Cup

Tyler Hartranft received what ended up being the final snap of the game, took two steps back and went to a knee, clinching the Mayor’s Cup for the second consecutive season. As Hartranft handed the ball to the ref, chaos ensued on the Monarch sideline as they charged the field and began jumping around in
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Frank Lauri//King’s College Athletic Department
Senior Antoine Basquiat scored the only touchdown for the Monarchs in their last home game of the season. King’s Falls to Widener on Senior Day

The seniors on the King’s College football team took their final march onto the turf at McCarthy Stadium today and faced an extremely formidable foe in the form of 13th-ranked Widener. The Pride’s high-powered, up-tempo offense was clicking on all cylinders this afternoon as Quarterback Seth Klein found Montrell Hicks-Taylor for a 58-yard touchdown on
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Arts & Entertainment

Parks and Recreation is now in its emotional final season.
Credit: Imdb.com Parks and Recreation Returns for an Emotional Final Season

The year is 2017, and the place is Pawnee, Indiana.  That’s right “Parks and Recreation” fans, “Parks and Rec” is back Tuesday nights at 8 p.m. for its seventh and final season! Season six ended three years in the future, with Leslie Knope (Amy Poehler) taking the job as Regional Director for the National Park
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Sara Czerniakowski//The Crown
From left to right: Sara Czerniakowski, Paige Cuba and Alyssa Cromer pause for a photo outside the theatre. King’s Students Visit New York City, See “Jersey Boys”

King’s students had a fun-filled day in New York City, which included seeing one of Broadway’s most popular shows over the past few years. The Campus Activities sponsored bus trip allowed students to visit the Big Apple and see “Jersey Boys” on Broadway for only $40, with bus fare and theatre tickets included. Students had
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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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