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More than music: Birdsong and it's meaning

More than music: Birdsong and it's meaning

Posted on: Nov 04, 2018

Picture this: you’re walking through a quiet forest one warm summer evening – the air is sweet and fresh, a gentle breeze ruffles through your hair. You hear the sound of birds gently chirping somewhere…

Interactive periodic table featured as part of global IUPAC celebrations

Interactive periodic table featured as part of global IUPAC celebrations

Posted on: Sep 21, 2018

2019 is a big year in the world of chemistry. Not only is it the International Year of the Periodic Table, it’s also the 100th anniversary of the International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry (IUPAC).…

Twenty-six King's students receive National Scholar Award

Twenty-six King's students receive National Scholar Award

Posted on: Sep 13, 2018

An impressive twenty-six Eagles athletes have received the CCAA's 2017/2018 National Scholar Award. Each year the Canadian Collegiate Athletic Association (CCAA) takes time to recognize the academic accomplishments…

Business program receives accreditation from Chartered Professional Accountants (CPA)

Business program receives accreditation from Chartered Professional Accountants (CPA)

Posted on: Aug 23, 2018

King’s business program received an endorsement from CPA (Chartered Professional Accountants) this week. The organization, which represents more than 200,000 professional accountants across Canada,…

Top  Canadian management institution recognizes Leder School of Business

Top Canadian management institution recognizes Leder School of Business

Posted on: Aug 22, 2018

Effective immediately, graduates of King’s Bachelor of Commerce program will qualify for the Certified in Management (C.I.M) designation. The program received national accreditation from the Canadian…

Discovering wildlife in the Beaver Hills

Discovering wildlife in the Beaver Hills

Posted on: Nov 24, 2017

The dozen in-progress research studies listed on Dr. Darcy Visscher’s office whiteboard reflect an ecologist’s delight in uncovering how we as humans shape the behaviour of the wolves, elk, coyotes,…

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…

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…

Dr. Haluza-DeLay heads to Marrakech for UN climate talks

Dr. Haluza-DeLay heads to Marrakech for UN climate talks

Posted on: Oct 28, 2016

As the United Nations’ annual climate talks approach, an Edmonton university professor is packing his bags for Marrakech, Morocco, to take part as a delegate for the World Council of Churches (WCC).…

Fall Interdisciplinary Studies Conference features

Fall Interdisciplinary Studies Conference features "What's Love Got To Do With It?"

Posted on: Sep 15, 2016

This fall, The King’s University is providing an opportunity for students, the university community, and the broader Edmonton community to take two days to think about what they do and why. The semi-annual…