Computing Science: Understanding Creation Through the Lens of Technology
Posted on: May 12, 2021

Computing Science: Understanding Creation Through the Lens of Technology

King’s computing science program came to fruition from humble beginnings. “When I came to King’s in 2010, the department was in flux; the program was small and needed attention,” says Dr. Andrew…

Research & Scholarship
King's Welcomes New Faculty
Posted on: Apr 26, 2021

King's Welcomes New Faculty

The King’s University would like to extend a warm welcome to five new professors who will be taking on faculty positions starting this September. These scholars bring a wealth of diverse experiences…

News Release , Research & Scholarship
Restoring Creation: King’s Students Lead on Climate Action and Education
Posted on: Apr 22, 2021

Restoring Creation: King’s Students Lead on Climate Action and Education

Since the beginning of September, students, staff, and faculty with a passion for the environment have been meeting remotely to develop projects that advance the cause of creation care. Initiated by Dr.…

Sustainability
Hope and Fear: An Easter Devotional on the Gospel of Mark, from Campus Minister Tim Wood
Posted on: Apr 02, 2021

Hope and Fear: An Easter Devotional on the Gospel of Mark, from Campus Minister Tim Wood

Take a look at the end of Mark’s gospel in your Bible. You will probably find something that says, the earliest manuscripts and some other ancient witnesses do not have verses 9-20 of chapter 16. Should…

Christian Thought and Action
Making Space, Being Saved: A Reflection from Jonathan Nicolai-deKoning, Micah Centre Program Director
Posted on: Mar 29, 2021

Making Space, Being Saved: A Reflection from Jonathan Nicolai-deKoning, Micah Centre Program Director

In her recent book Opening Israel’s Scriptures, scholar Ellen Davis notes that the Hebrew word for salvation is rooted in notions of ‘making space.’ In the ancient Hebrew imagination, to ‘save’…

Christian Thought and Action
King's Plans for Resumption of Near-Normal Operations for Fall Term 2021
Posted on: Mar 18, 2021

King's Plans for Resumption of Near-Normal Operations for Fall Term 2021

While some enhanced health and safety measures are likely to remain in place at the start of term, in-person delivery of courses and extra-curricular opportunities will resume in most cases.

News Release
Building Community, Apart
Posted on: Mar 11, 2021

Building Community, Apart

What do you do when a culture of community is faced with the demands of isolation? King’s got creative. “That’s the approach we took the whole year,” said Megan Viens, Dean of Students. “How…

Pandemics Past: A Reflection from Dr. Caroline Lieffers, Associate Professor of History
Posted on: Mar 10, 2021

Pandemics Past: A Reflection from Dr. Caroline Lieffers, Associate Professor of History

Epidemics and pandemics are terrifying events. They shake up any easy understanding of dominion over nature or the social order. We are made to wait, to acknowledge that time is not our own. And in their…

New Names for Choral Groups Reflect Commitment to Dedication
Posted on: Mar 05, 2021

New Names for Choral Groups Reflect Commitment to Dedication

The King’s University is pleased to introduce new names for its performing choirs. The Community Chorus will become the Alumni and Community Chorus, the Concert Choir has been renamed King’s Cantorum,…

Fine Arts , News Release
Wait Well: A Reflection from Dr. Mark Sandle, Professor of History
Posted on: Feb 26, 2021

Wait Well: A Reflection from Dr. Mark Sandle, Professor of History

Waiting. What have you waited a long time for? What are you still waiting for? Who are you still waiting for? I have been thinking about waiting for quite some time now. This has, in part, been prompted…

Research & Scholarship
New Interdisciplinary Science Program Approved by Alberta Government
Posted on: Feb 24, 2021

New Interdisciplinary Science Program Approved by Alberta Government

September 2021 will see the introduction of a new program at King’s—Interdisciplinary Science (I.Sci). Approved by the Government of Alberta last fall, this flexible 4-year Bachelor of Science major…

News Release , Research & Scholarship
King’s Professor Recognized for Outstanding Contributions in Chemistry Education
Posted on: Feb 19, 2021

King’s Professor Recognized for Outstanding Contributions in Chemistry Education

The Chemical Institute of Canada and The King’s University are pleased to announce that Dr. Leah Martin-Visscher, Associate Professor of Chemistry, is the 2021 recipient of the Margaret-Ann Armour Award…

News Release , Research & Scholarship
Beethoven Project Unites Singers from Afar
Posted on: Dec 15, 2020

Beethoven Project Unites Singers from Afar

This December marks the 250th anniversary of Beethoven’s birth. To celebrate, The King’s University Community Chorus is partnering with the choirs at Concordia University of Edmonton and the University…

Fine Arts , News Release
Eagles Athletics Welcomes New Basketball Coach
Posted on: Nov 30, 2020

Eagles Athletics Welcomes New Basketball Coach

The King’s University is pleased to announce Jay Ouellette as the new Head Coach of their Men’s Basketball program. Jay Ouellette has been an active member of the Basketball community for over 20…

Eagles Athletics , News Release
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.

News Release
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.

News Release
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…

News Release
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