King’s announces continuation of hybrid model for Winter 2021 term
Posted on: Nov 27, 2020

King’s announces continuation of hybrid model for Winter 2021 term

King's hybrid model of learning—which includes online courses with optional in-person/on-campus components—will continue into the Winter term, with the first three weeks held entirely online.

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King’s announces recipients of 2020 Alumni Achievement Awards
Posted on: Nov 20, 2020

King’s announces recipients of 2020 Alumni Achievement Awards

The King’s University Alumni Achievement Awards acknowledge alumni who have demonstrated excellence in their community, career, and the world.

Alumni , Christian Thought and Action , News Release , Sustainability
New Centre for Career and Calling to equip students and alumni to pursue a better world
Posted on: Nov 04, 2020

New Centre for Career and Calling to equip students and alumni to pursue a better world

“The King’s Centre for Career and Calling helps students and alumni discern God’s call upon their lives. It equips them to understand themselves, make meaning of their experiences, and explore pathways…

Christian Thought and Action , News Release
King's welcomes new equity diversity and inclusion consultant
Posted on: Oct 30, 2020

King's welcomes new equity diversity and inclusion consultant

The King’s University is pleased to welcome Osayi Ogieva as the university's new Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion (EDI) Consultant.

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Gratitude, resiliency, and hope: a message from President Humphreys
Posted on: Oct 30, 2020

Gratitude, resiliency, and hope: a message from President Humphreys

The words that come to mind when I think of The King’s University and our extended community are gratitude, resiliency, and hope. I am so grateful for how we responded to the challenges presented by…

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Singing together: Technology and innovation make pandemic choral experiences possible for King’s students.
Posted on: Oct 15, 2020

Singing together: Technology and innovation make pandemic choral experiences possible for King’s students.

Because of the hard work of King’s Choral Director, Dr. Melanie Turgeon, The King’s University Music program is the only program in Edmonton, and possibly Alberta, conducting choir lessons and rehearsals…

Fine Arts , News Release
New IT investments support hybrid and online learning at King’s
Posted on: Sep 18, 2020

New IT investments support hybrid and online learning at King’s

The King’s University has made significant investments in information technology this fall – part of a larger strategy to ensure students have the option to experience quality in-class learning from…

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Eagles alumni selected for CCAA Female Apprentice Coach Program
Posted on: Jul 24, 2020

Eagles alumni selected for CCAA Female Apprentice Coach Program

The Canadian Collegiate Athletic Association (CCAA) and The King’s University are proud to announce that two King’s Eagles alumni have been chosen for the 16th season of the Female Apprentice Coach…

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New Canada Research Chair to advance sustainability research at King's
Posted on: Jun 10, 2020

New Canada Research Chair to advance sustainability research at King's

The King’s University was awarded a Tier 2 Canada Research Chair in 2019, making it the fourth CRC currently designated to King’s.

Research & Scholarship , Sustainability
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.

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Hockey legends
Posted on: May 31, 2020

Hockey legends

The university’s history in hockey dates right back to the beginning; back to 1979 when King’s took to the ice for the first time playing in a Christian men’s league. For the next 20 years, men’s…

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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,…

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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.

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