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King’s Receives $225,000 Over Three Years to Fund Mental Health Initiatives

King’s Receives $225,000 Over Three Years to Fund Mental Health Initiatives

Posted on: Sep 15, 2017

Money from Government of Alberta is part of $2.6 million for Edmonton area universitiesThe King’s University is taking a new approach to mental health this year with a campaign called “Join the Resilience,”…

Record number of King's student-athletes recognized as National Scholars

Record number of King's student-athletes recognized as National Scholars

Posted on: Sep 13, 2017

The Canadian Collegiate Athletic Association (CCAA) announced its National Scholar Award recipients for the 2016-17 season, and 27 students from The King’s University are on the list. This is the highest…

Eagles Announce New Coaches for 2017–18 Athletic Season

Eagles Announce New Coaches for 2017–18 Athletic Season

Posted on: Sep 11, 2017

The King’s University is pleased to announce two new head coaches and a new staff member in the Athletics Department.Todd Van Driel and Mark Sandle are new head coaches for the 2017-18 season. Van Driel…

Edmonton Oilers Community Foundation Funds New Athletics Awards

Edmonton Oilers Community Foundation Funds New Athletics Awards

Posted on: Sep 08, 2017

The King’s University’s Eagles Athletics program has three new scholarships, thanks to The Edmonton Oilers Community Foundation (EOCF). The Oilers Foundation focuses on programs that support education,…

What's New at King's?

What's New at King's?

Posted on: Sep 06, 2017

Are you curious about new faces around campus and what's changed over the summer? Take a look at what's new this year at King's!Campus upgrades Green Wall You may have noticed our walls are a little…

Upcoming IS Conference Examines the Role of the Church in Society

Upcoming IS Conference Examines the Role of the Church in Society

Posted on: Sep 01, 2017

 It might seem surprising for a Christian university to pose the question, “Does the church matter?” but that’s the topic up for discussion at The King’s University’s public Interdisciplinary…

Farming with Faith

Farming with Faith

Posted on: Aug 29, 2017

Academic research, protecting biodiversity, and a chance to travel to Africa proved the perfect blend of unmissable opportunities for two King’s students this summer.Kendra Hutchison and Erin Greidanus,…

Sabbatical - an Art Exhibition

Sabbatical - an Art Exhibition

Posted on: Aug 29, 2017

On August 31, The King’s University is showcasing the artwork of Daniel vanHeyst, professor of drama and visual art, with an art exhibition titled “Sabbatical.” Explore his newest collection during…

Eagles volleyball player Brendan Vanderlinde competes in Canada Games

Eagles volleyball player Brendan Vanderlinde competes in Canada Games

Posted on: Aug 02, 2017

The King’s University Eagles volleyball player and student-athlete Brendan Vanderlinde is playing for Team Alberta at the 2017 Canada Games this week. Vanderlinde is competing in the U20 beach volleyball…

New four-year sociology degree, announced

New four-year sociology degree, announced

Posted on: Jul 21, 2017

A new bachelor of arts degree in sociology at The King’s University was approved by Deputy Minister of Advanced Education Rod Skura, effective July 1, 2017. This will allow King's to offer a new four-year…

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.…