King's Announces Hybrid Model for Fall 2020 Term
Posted on: Jun 04, 2020

King's Announces Hybrid Model for Fall 2020 Term

Online courses with optional in-classroom classes and labs each week will ensure students have flexibility and choice based on their needs or preferences.

News Release
The witness of water
Posted on: May 25, 2020

The witness of water

May 2020 marks the celebration of 25 years of the Honduras Water Project.

Christian Thought and Action
Why is this old lady in our class?
Posted on: May 13, 2020

Why is this old lady in our class?

There was a quiet buzz of soft voices as young, eager students filed into the room. The professor struck up conversations with students who were enjoying tales of his summer adventures. By way of introduction,…

Christian Thought and Action
Alumna lends hand in COVID-19 research push
Posted on: May 04, 2020

Alumna lends hand in COVID-19 research push

King’s alumna, Emma Woolner (nee Newman, B.Sc. ’04) works as a research technician in a Virology lab at the University of Alberta. Recent research done by the research team Woolner is a part of found…

Alumni , News Release , Research & Scholarship
Building a university-calibre athletics program
Posted on: Apr 30, 2020

Building a university-calibre athletics program

Starting as a program competing in church leagues, to the home of nationally ranked teams, the history of King’s athletics is one of soaring to new heights.

Eagles Athletics
Dr. Kris Ooms appointed Interim Vice President Academic and Research
Posted on: Apr 24, 2020

Dr. Kris Ooms appointed Interim Vice President Academic and Research

The King’s University is excited to announce the appointment of Dr. Kristopher Ooms to the position of Interim Vice President of Academics and Research, effective August 2020. Over the past twelve years,…

News Release , Research & Scholarship
Developing excellence in the sciences
Posted on: Apr 17, 2020

Developing excellence in the sciences

Harry Cook, with a twinkle in his eye, recalls his appointment to The King’s University as the first biology professor in 1979. As he does, the stories begin to flow. Dr. Cook arrived at the Wawanesa…

Friendship far from home
Posted on: Apr 06, 2020

Friendship far from home

Two Sri Lankan students find community at King's.

Student Stories
King’s business students bring home third place
Posted on: Mar 30, 2020

King’s business students bring home third place

King's Leder School of Business students were awarded third place in the Alberta Deans of Business Case Competition.

News Release , Student Stories
Science student set up for success
Posted on: Mar 12, 2020

Science student set up for success

Research opportunities with Alberta Agriculture and Forestry opens doors for King's student, Rhonda Thygesen, to pursue her passions following graduation.

News Release , Research & Scholarship , Student Stories
Inmates complete King's courses for the first time
Posted on: Mar 05, 2020

Inmates complete King's courses for the first time

For the first time, federally-incarcerated Canadians have completed accredited King’s courses in physics, math, English, history, philosophy and theology through a program called The Ephesus Project.…

Eagles fly through another successful season
Posted on: Mar 04, 2020

Eagles fly through another successful season

Stellar athletic performance, perseverance and determination characterizes the Eagles 2019 - 2020 athletics season.

Eagles Athletics , News Release
Q&A with Shannon Tuininga, New VP for Institutional Advancement
Posted on: Mar 03, 2020

Q&A with Shannon Tuininga, New VP for Institutional Advancement

When did you first start at King’s? I arrived as a student in 1998. After I completed my degree in environmental studies and business, I had the opportunity to serve as an admissions counsellor for…

The exquisite power of bacteria
Posted on: Feb 27, 2020

The exquisite power of bacteria

What if you could tell those tiny bacterial soldiers to eliminate the unwanted bacteria causing your food to rot? That’s what Dr. Leah Martin-Visscher, Associate Professor of Chemistry, is hoping to…

Research & Scholarship
Chamber choir performs for penitentiary inmates
Posted on: Feb 26, 2020

Chamber choir performs for penitentiary inmates

Members of the King's Chamber Choir put on a Christmas Lessons and Carols service for inmates of the Edmonton Institution, a federal maximum security prison for inmates serving two years to life.

Education under the King
Posted on: Feb 21, 2020

Education under the King

On September 3, 1979, Dr. Richard Mouw delivered the university's first convocation address. This speech has been reprinted from "Torchbearers for the King" by Harry Cook and William Vanden Born in honour…

Christian Thought and Action
Trees for tomorrow: Planting for the next 40 years
Posted on: Feb 21, 2020

Trees for tomorrow: Planting for the next 40 years

December 3rd marked the launch of King’s annual Giving Tuesday campaign, Trees for Tomorrow, to plant more trees on campus and naturalize existing campus green space.

News Release , Sustainability
Experiential learning paving paths to the future
Posted on: Feb 20, 2020

Experiential learning paving paths to the future

This week, King’s Education students had the privilege of being taught by Veronica Graff, the Cultural Liaison for M.E LaZerte high school and Londonderry School, as they tackled Indigenous issues in…

News Release
King's Fine Arts boasts an exciting performance season
Posted on: Jan 14, 2020

King's Fine Arts boasts an exciting performance season

From choir performances to riveting drama productions, King's presents a myriad of enjoyable, family friendly activities throughout the winter season.

Fine Arts , News Release
$250 000 investment gives King’s chemistry students a leg up
Posted on: Dec 18, 2019

$250 000 investment gives King’s chemistry students a leg up

King's investment to upgrade the 17 year old nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) machines computer console gives King's Chemistry students a distinct advantage entering the workforce, or further studies.

News Release , Research & Scholarship