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Q & A with Jodi Lammiman, Community Wellness Coordinator

Q & A with Jodi Lammiman, Community Wellness Coordinator

Posted on: Mar 29, 2018

Jodi Lammiman is the new Community Wellness Coordinator for King's. This position was paid for by the Government of Alberta to support mental health programs. How would you describe your job? I would…

A Promising Future: Funding a vision for The King's University

A Promising Future: Funding a vision for The King's University

Posted on: Mar 28, 2018

“Never lose sight of your dreams.” It’s advice older folks like to share with the younger generation. The King’s University is still young as a post-secondary institution and hasn’t lost sight…

King’s awarded over $1 million toward research

King’s awarded over $1 million toward research

Posted on: Mar 27, 2018

The Government of Canada recently announced it is allocating a federally funded Tier 1 Research Chair to The King’s University. The investment brings an additional $1.4 million from the federal government…

Business competition challenges Edmonton’s suburban vision

Business competition challenges Edmonton’s suburban vision

Posted on: Mar 15, 2018

The Leder School of Business has launched its annual High School Case Competition, and this year’s case challenge hits Edmontonians’ love of single family homes, big trucks, and bigger backyards.Leder…

King’s students swamp competition at geography conference

King’s students swamp competition at geography conference

Posted on: Mar 13, 2018

The King’s University Environmental Studies students won first place at a geography conference March 9 and 10, competing against 40 other presentations across Canada and the United States.The 2018 Western…

Eagles volleyball recruits four of Alberta’s best players

Eagles volleyball recruits four of Alberta’s best players

Posted on: Mar 08, 2018

The King’s University Eagles have recruited four of the best volleyball players in Alberta.These players were each members of Edmonton’s NOOKS Volleyball Club, which won first place at the U17 National…

Leder School of Business students win international case competition

Leder School of Business students win international case competition

Posted on: Mar 07, 2018

Students from King’s came out on top in a competition featuring teams from as far away as Scotland and as close to home as the University of Alberta.While many of the students competing in the Alberta…

Grace Scott awarded Volleyball Coach of the Year

Grace Scott awarded Volleyball Coach of the Year

Posted on: Feb 26, 2018

The King’s University is proud to extend congratulations to Grace Scott, Director of Athletics, for being selected by her ACAC coaching peers as the 2017-18 ACAC Women’s Volleyball Coach of the Year…

Eagles volleyball take home eight ACAC awards

Eagles volleyball take home eight ACAC awards

Posted on: Feb 23, 2018

The King’s University Eagles men’s and women’s volleyball teams were proud to take home eight volleyball awards from the Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference (ACAC) this year!The awards were presented…

Eagles badminton duo qualify for nationals

Eagles badminton duo qualify for nationals

Posted on: Feb 20, 2018

The King’s University Eagles had a busy weekend for badminton on February 10 and 11.King’s hosted the 2018 Badminton Championships, welcoming the Concordia University of Edmonton Thunder, NAIT Ooks,…

5 tips to make the most of Reading Week

5 tips to make the most of Reading Week

Posted on: Feb 15, 2018

Whether you’re headed home to visit family, catching up on homework, or planning on some much-needed relaxation, make the most of your Reading Week! You timeNo one needs to tell you the semester can…

King’s Professor awarded prestigious 3M National Teaching Fellowship

King’s Professor awarded prestigious 3M National Teaching Fellowship

Posted on: Feb 02, 2018

Dr. Arlette Zinck, Associate Professor of English Literature and Dean of Arts at The King’s University in Edmonton, was selected to receive the 3M National Teaching Fellowship for 2018. The 3M award,…

King’s to host a tribute service for Bob Day

King’s to host a tribute service for Bob Day

Posted on: Jan 23, 2018

The King’s University is hosting a tribute in memory of Dr. Robert (Bob) Day, former King’s athletics director, coach, and mentor who served King’s from 1983 to 2002.Director of Athletics Grace…

Challenging society’s ideas about success: King’s conference explores blessed living in a broken world

Challenging society’s ideas about success: King’s conference explores blessed living in a broken world

Posted on: Jan 17, 2018

What does it mean to live well in a world that is so obviously unwell? This is the focus of the upcoming Interdisciplinary Studies (IS) Conference, Blessed Living in a Broken World, at The King’s University…

Eagles welcome new head coach for women’s soccer

Eagles welcome new head coach for women’s soccer

Posted on: Jan 11, 2018

The King’s University Eagles soccer program is pleased to announce Rick Haxby as the new head coach for the women’s soccer and futsal teams. Rick comes to the Eagles with 14 years of professional…

What does it take to start a business in Edmonton? Local entrepreneurs share their two cents

What does it take to start a business in Edmonton? Local entrepreneurs share their two cents

Posted on: Jan 09, 2018

The Leder School of Business at The King’s University is partnering with CBC Edmonton AM to host “Risk-Takers and Money-Makers,” a conversation with Edmonton’s top entrepreneurs.A few of Edmonton’s…

King’s remembers legacy of former athletics director, Dr. Robert Day

King’s remembers legacy of former athletics director, Dr. Robert Day

Posted on: Jan 04, 2018

The King’s University remembers an athlete, coach, mentor, and so much more who was instrumental in King's athletic history. Dr. Robert Day passed away January 1, 2018 after a long battle with cancer.Bob…

Christmas building hours

Christmas building hours

Posted on: Dec 19, 2017

Wondering what's open or closed on campus over Christmas break? Take a look below before you visit. Campus building Friday, Dec. 22 Closed Saturday, Dec. 23 Open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 24 Open…

King’s coach recruits in Thailand

King’s coach recruits in Thailand

Posted on: Dec 19, 2017

The US College Camp (USSC) had a dose of Canada in it this year.  USSC, a three-day sports camp for students in Thailand, hosted its fifth education program last month. Twenty-three representatives…

5 King's U student stories of 2017

5 King's U student stories of 2017

Posted on: Dec 18, 2017

The King's U Stories Instagram account, new this fall, has been an incredible way to share our students' journeys, challenges, and hopes. Haven’t read them yet? Here are five hand-picked stories from…