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Former King’s Athletics Director Inducted into CCAA Hall of Fame

Former King’s Athletics Director Inducted into CCAA Hall of Fame

Posted on: Apr 17, 2019

Dr. Robert Day, longtime executive director in the ACAC (Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference), will be inducted posthumously into the CCAA (Canadian Collegiate Athletic Conference) Hall of Fame under…

Retired Professors Reflect on Truth in Teaching

Retired Professors Reflect on Truth in Teaching

Posted on: Apr 15, 2019

By Janet Vlieg-Paquette As the corridors at King’s filled with students after Labour Day, Dr. Brian Martin and Dr. Henry Schuurman were comfortably settled in their respective homes, idly thinking ahead…

Graduate Art Show Features Abstract Expressionism

Graduate Art Show Features Abstract Expressionism

Posted on: Apr 12, 2019

Graduation is almost here and nearing the end of studies looks different for every student. For Celine Leung, a student in King’s inclusive education program, it means debuting her most recent series…

Kinesiology programs prepare students for health sciences

Kinesiology programs prepare students for health sciences

Posted on: Apr 05, 2019

New courses at The King's University are opening pathways into kinesiology related studies. Kinesiology, which is the study of human movement applied to living a healthy lifestyle, is an area of increasing…

A Smashing Season

A Smashing Season

Posted on: Apr 05, 2019

Going undefeated for the first two Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference (ACAC) badminton tournaments this season, Narayan Ramdhani dominated his competition. He easily secured a spot at the provincial…

King’s Students Take First Place in Canada-Wide Case Competition

King’s Students Take First Place in Canada-Wide Case Competition

Posted on: Apr 04, 2019

Edmonton students from The King’s University took first place in the Design Thinking Challenge competition held at Royal Roads University in Victoria, BC last month. Team members Megan Apperloo (BCom…

Grace Scott Honoured as 2018-19 CCAA Women’s Volleyball Coach of the Year

Grace Scott Honoured as 2018-19 CCAA Women’s Volleyball Coach of the Year

Posted on: Apr 02, 2019

Grace Scott, Head Coach of The King’s University Eagles women’s volleyball team, has been selected by her coaching peers as the 2018-19 Canadian Collegiate Athletic Association (CCAA) Women’s Volleyball…

Eagles Athletics Announces New Head Coach of Men’s Volleyball

Eagles Athletics Announces New Head Coach of Men’s Volleyball

Posted on: Mar 21, 2019

The King’s University is pleased to announce Patrick Winand as the new Head Coach of their Men’s Volleyball program. Patrick Winand is an alumni of the University of Regina having earned a bachelor…

Women’s Futsal Kicks It Up a Notch: First Medal Finish for Eagles Futsal Program

Women’s Futsal Kicks It Up a Notch: First Medal Finish for Eagles Futsal Program

Posted on: Mar 15, 2019

With a 5-2-3 record in their regular season, the women’s futsal team found themselves off to compete in the ACAC provincial championship, held at Lethbridge College between March 15-17. Head Coach Rick…

Eagles Take Second Place at CCAA Women’s Volleyball National Champions

Eagles Take Second Place at CCAA Women’s Volleyball National Champions

Posted on: Mar 09, 2019

Welland, ON – For the second consecutive season, the Vancouver Island University Mariners are Canadian Collegiate Athletic Association (CCAA) champions. The Mariners defeated The King's University…

King’s Eagles soar into national finals with win over Douglas Royals

King’s Eagles soar into national finals with win over Douglas Royals

Posted on: Mar 08, 2019

Welland, ON – You could almost hear the debates being argued back and forth in the Niagara College gymnasium on Saturday night as fans debated on who was going to earn a spot in the gold medal match…

Three music alumni, three unique graduate programs

Three music alumni, three unique graduate programs

Posted on: Mar 08, 2019

Three King’s music alumni will be beginning graduate studies in music this September. Andrew Blimke (B.Mus. ’16), Josina Leder (B.Mus. ’18), and Elisa Voth (B.Mus. ’18) will be at various schools…

Eagles top Mystics; Advance to CCAA semi-final

Eagles top Mystics; Advance to CCAA semi-final

Posted on: Mar 07, 2019

Welland, ON – The opening match of the 2019 Canadian Collegiate Athletic Association (CCAA) women’s volleyball national championship saw The King's University Eagles advance to the CCAA semi-final…

Eagles women’s volleyball sweeps ACAC provincial championship

Eagles women’s volleyball sweeps ACAC provincial championship

Posted on: Feb 25, 2019

Rolling right along in their season, King’s women’s volleyball team confidently entered and took first place in the ACAC Provincial Championship. With an 11-1 finish and five game win streak in the…

King’s badminton player bound for national championships

King’s badminton player bound for national championships

Posted on: Feb 22, 2019

From the very first tournament of the season, Eagles Badminton player Narayan Ramdhani has dominated his competition. Going undefeated for the first two ACAC tournaments this season, Ramdhani finished…

Men’s Volleyball Ranked Fourth in ACAC North

Men’s Volleyball Ranked Fourth in ACAC North

Posted on: Feb 21, 2019

After a tumultuous start to the season, The King’s University Eagles men’s volleyball team has clinched a playoff spot. The team went 8-2 in their last ten fast paced, action-packed games of the season.…

$7K Grant Invested in Student Entrepreneurship at King’s

$7K Grant Invested in Student Entrepreneurship at King’s

Posted on: Feb 21, 2019

The Leder School of Business has received a $7,000 grant from Alberta Innovates through the Institutional Support of Entrepreneurship Education (ISEE) program for entrepreneurship development.Grant funds…

Two nights of piano with Dr. Corey Hamm

Two nights of piano with Dr. Corey Hamm

Posted on: Feb 14, 2019

The King’s University Department of Music is proud to present two concerts with pianist Dr. Corey Hamm. Not just a virtuosic performer, Dr. Hamm is in demand as an adjudicator and teacher in Asia and…

Celebrating 5 years of partnership with Christelijke Hogeschool Ede (CHE) Netherlands

Celebrating 5 years of partnership with Christelijke Hogeschool Ede (CHE) Netherlands

Posted on: Feb 06, 2019

For the fifth time since early 2015, business students from King's have participated in a unique cross-cultural experience offered through a university in the Netherlands. Between January 7-18, 10 business…

Eagles athletics make some noise for mental health

Eagles athletics make some noise for mental health

Posted on: Jan 30, 2019

The King’s Eagles are joining student-athletes and mental health advocates across Alberta to reduce the stigma related to mental illness and promote mental health and wellness. Sponsored by RBC, Make…