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CCAA selects The King’s University for Female Apprentice Coach Program

CCAA selects The King’s University for Female Apprentice Coach Program

Posted on: Jul 13, 2017

The Canadian Collegiate Athletic Association (CCAA) has selected The King’s University alumna and current education after-degree student Keri Alcorn as one of only 13 apprentices across Canada in its…

Frisian author, Hylke Speerstra, to visit King's for talk and book-signing

Frisian author, Hylke Speerstra, to visit King's for talk and book-signing

Posted on: Jun 15, 2017

Acclaimed Dutch author from the Netherlands, Hylke Speerstra, will visit Edmonton to launch the English translation of his latest book, The Comfort Bird. The novel follows Frisian farm labourer families…

Celebrating another record breaking graduating class

Celebrating another record breaking graduating class

Posted on: May 10, 2017

Congratulations to our 163 newest alumni! The King’s University Class of 2017 was the largest graduating class in King's history. The April 29 ceremony at Mill Woods Assembly comfortably housed a large…

Government of Canada invests in infrastructure at The King’s University

Government of Canada invests in infrastructure at The King’s University

Posted on: May 09, 2017

$297,500 investment will create jobs, expand research and foster innovation The King’s University is pleased to announce new funding to re-roof its library and central academic building, thanks to an…

Volleyball coach named assistant coach for Team Canada

Volleyball coach named assistant coach for Team Canada

Posted on: May 02, 2017

King's Men's Volleyball Coach Phil Dixon has been invited to help coach Team Canada’s men’s volleyball Senior B-Team. As assistant coach, he will be involved in choosing team members starting May…

Efficient lighting systems reduce campus power consumption   

Efficient lighting systems reduce campus power consumption  

Posted on: Apr 28, 2017

A lot of energy is required to light a university campus. With studies, research, and life in residence often continuing on into the late hours of the night, the lights are always on at The King’s University…

King's KCVS students create climate learning materials for CLEAN

King's KCVS students create climate learning materials for CLEAN

Posted on: Apr 12, 2017

Students working with the King's Centre for Visualization of Science (KCVS) have created educational materials related to climate change, and in February, a comprehensive set of interactive materials…

Former director of Basketball Alberta to lead women's program at King's

Former director of Basketball Alberta to lead women's program at King's

Posted on: Apr 12, 2017

The King’s University is pleased to announce Brian Anstice as the new Head Coach of the Women’s Basketball team for the 2017-18 season. Brian is passionate about the game of basketball and comes to…

King's recognized for leadership in inclusion of individuals with developmental disabilities

King's recognized for leadership in inclusion of individuals with developmental disabilities

Posted on: Apr 10, 2017

The King's University has been named the recipient of the Inclusion Alberta Leadership award. The award is the most prestigious award presented by Inclusion Alberta, a nonprofit federation that advocates…

Futsal comes to King's

Futsal comes to King's

Posted on: Mar 31, 2017

King's recently completed its first year of competition in futsal in the Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference (ACAC), which offered a new opportunity for Eagles student-athletes to compete almost year-round.…

Practicing Neighbourliness

Practicing Neighbourliness

Posted on: Mar 31, 2017

Students who come to the King’s University intending to prepare for life by attending classes may be surprised to discover that simply living on campus offers an education of its own. An education in…

Share your knowledge & skills at King's

Share your knowledge & skills at King's

Posted on: Mar 28, 2017

Do you have knowledge or skills in a great subject area and want to earn a little extra money? Previous or current teaching or workshop leading experience helpful, but not necessary. The King’s University…

King’s students participate in Edmonton City Hall racism awareness event

King’s students participate in Edmonton City Hall racism awareness event

Posted on: Mar 21, 2017

Students from The King’s University sociology department participated in a noon event at Edmonton City Hall on Tuesday, March 21, 2017, to commemorate the International Day for the Elimination of Racial…

King’s professor Dr. Harry Spaling honoured by geographic society

King’s professor Dr. Harry Spaling honoured by geographic society

Posted on: Mar 06, 2017

Dr. Harry Spaling, founder of the Environmental Studies Program at The King’s University, received the William C. Wonders Award for Scholarly Distinction from the Western Division of the Canadian Association…

King's set to compete in

King's set to compete in "One Hour, No Power" campus challenge

Posted on: Mar 03, 2017

The King's University invites you to join us in showing your campus pride! Help our campus take back the win for this contest after losing by the smallest amount of margins last year! What: One Hour,…

Eagles volleyball teams post-season

Eagles volleyball teams post-season

Posted on: Feb 22, 2017

After an incredible season that saw the men's and women's volleyball teams clench 2nd and 1st place respectively, King's Eagles are about to enter the ACAC championships.  Men's Championship: Red Deer…

Coach honoured as 2016-17 ACAC men’s volleyball coach of the year

Coach honoured as 2016-17 ACAC men’s volleyball coach of the year

Posted on: Feb 22, 2017

Edmonton, February 22, 2017 – The Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference (ACAC) is pleased to announce that Phil Dixon, head coach of The King’s University Eagles men’s volleyball team, has been selected…

King’s announces “Glorious and Free?” conference Jan. 18-19

King’s announces “Glorious and Free?” conference Jan. 18-19

Posted on: Jan 16, 2017

The King’s University is launching its winter academic semester with a two-day conference inspired by the upcoming 150th anniversary of Canadian confederation in July 2017. “Glorious and Free? Generous…

Alumni couple’s trial by fire a ‘life-changing’ experience

Alumni couple’s trial by fire a ‘life-changing’ experience

Posted on: Jan 06, 2017

When graduates pack up and leave The King’s University campus, they go with the prayers of family and supporters in their hearts to meet the challenges of the future. Those prayers for strength, wisdom…

Good progress made on LED retrofit initiative

Good progress made on LED retrofit initiative

Posted on: Jan 06, 2017

As part of The King's University’s continued commitment to sustainability, maintenance staff retrofitted a number of classrooms with 15 watt LED smart tubes prior to the Christmas break. The effort…