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Your Vote Can Help King Win $5,000 for the Annual Fund for Scholarships & Programs
King needs your vote! First Tennessee Bank is turning 150 on March 25, 2014. To celebrate, they are going to give away $5,000 a day to eligible nonprofit organizations.
Annual Alumni Award Winners Announced During Dogwood
Please congratulate the 2014 Alumni Award Winners announced during Dogwood Weekend 2014. 
Tornado to take on Carson-Newman at Smokies Baseball Park in Kodak, Tenn. April 2
On Wednesday, April 2, King University Tornado baseball will take on Carson-Newman Eagles at 7 p.m. at the Smokies Baseball Park located at 3540 Line Drive in Kodak, Tenn.
King University to Host Graduate and Professional Studies Information Sessions
King University will host information sessions for Graduate and Professional Studies (GPS) degree options for adult learners.
King University Interim President Has Long Association with School
King University Interim President Dr. Richard A. Ray has a long history of contribution and support of King. Dr. Ray was named Interim President Feb. 14, and has begun introducing himself to the King system.
Answering The Call: Strangs and Arndts Embark on Mission to the Maasai After Year-Long Planning
Later this year, Fred Foy and Cecily Strang, along with two King alumni, Chase (’08) and Audrey (Moore) Arndt (’11), will join together in enacting this vision as they answer the call and embark on a 3 1/2 year missionary deployment in an underserved area of East Africa.
King University Announces Graduate, Professional Studies & Online Degree Offerings for Summer 2014
This summer, working adults in Tennessee and Southwest Virginia will have the opportunity to complete their associate, bachelor’s, or master’s degree from King University. Applications are now being accepted for summer enrollment. 
Sports Illustrated Writer to Speak at King University
You are invited to spend an evening with Sports Illustrated Sportswriter and Commentator Frank Deford. Deford will give a lecture entitled “Sports: The Hype and the Hypocrisy” during a fundraising event for King University’s Annual Fund for Scholarships & Programs.
King University Joins East Tennessee Economic Council
King University has joined the East Tennessee Economic Council (ETEC). ETEC is an organization comprised of private businesses, government entities and other local economic development groups...
Alumnus and Star of Film, Television, and Theatre Cylk Cozart Speaks at King
One of Kings own returned to campus last week. While at King University on Nov. 6, actor, producer, director, and alumnus Cylk Cozart spoke at the University’s President’s Roundtable Breakfast.
King University Announces Spring 2014 Graduate, Professional Studies & Online Degree Offerings
This spring, working adults in Tennessee and Southwest Virginia will have the opportunity to complete their associate, bachelor’s degree or master’s degree from King University.
Author & King Alumnus Ron Pierce Offers Free e-Copy of New Novel for Four Days Oct. 18-21
King University alumnus Ron Pierce has published his first novel, “Finding Adulthood” and is offering it free to the King community for four days on Oct. 18-21 at Amazon.com.
King’s Radio Theatre Troupe Presents “The Hitch-Hiker and Other Chilling Tales” Oct. 18-19 at Theatre Bristol Artspace
The Twin City Radio Theatre Troupe of King University’s Theatre Department will treat audiences to a trio of mystery themed dramas from the golden age of radio.
King University Now Collecting “Coats for Kids”
King University is now collecting children’s winter coats for the College’s 14th annual “Coats for Kids” Day which will take place on Saturday, Oct. 26.
National Security Council Representative’s Visit Focuses on Federal Career Opportunities and Public Service
Federal career opportunities and public service were the hot topic on campus at King University on Monday, Sept. 30. 
King University Student Seizes Opportunity to Participate in Genetic Counseling Internship at Northwestern University
Internships and job shadowing opportunities in the field of genetic counseling are rare. Although this medical field has been around since the early 1970s, there are only 30 master’s programs in the United States training genetic counselors.
KU Alumni Gather at Bristol Rhythm & Roots Reunion
The rain couldn’t dampen the excitement and fun at Bristol’s Rhythm & Roots, and it didn’t keep King alumni away from the HP King Room at 620 Foundation Event Center for King’s alumni gathering on Saturday, Sept. 21, 2013.
Alumni Meet at Atlanta Botanical Garden
Area King Alumni enjoyed fellowship and a meal together, prior to strolling through the garden on a beautiful moonlit night. 
King’s Academic Center for Excellence Adds New Smarthinking Service
Locating assistance for that challenging class just got easier.  King University’s Academic Center for Excellence (ACE) has added a new service to its already stellar lineup.
King University Theatre Program Announces 2013-14 Productions
Chilling tales full of mystery and intrigue kick off King University’s Theatre program’s 2013-14 season.  The year will bring with it student-led productions along with a spring family-friendly play written by a King alumna.
King University Named “A Best in the Southeast” College by The Princeton Review on its Website Feature: “2014 Best Colleges: Region By Region”
For the 10th consecutive year, King University has been named one of the “Best in the Southeast” by The Princeton Review.
Upcoming Buechner Institute Lecture Series Contemplates Vocation; Adds New Venues
This year, the 2013-2014 Buechner (Beek-ner) Institute Lecture Series, co-sponsored by the Bristol Herald Courier, will push beyond the idea of a job or career and contemplate “Vocare.”  
Knoxville is Site for King University Weekend Events Aug 9 & 10
King University alumni are invited to a weekend of events in Knoxville, Tenn., beginning on Friday, August 9,with Tennessee Smokies baseball and will continue on Saturday, August 10, with a picnic and more family friendly activities.
King Alumni Gathering Planned for Rhythm & Roots Reunion Sept. 21
King alumni are invited to gather on Sept. 21 during Bristol's Rhythm & Roots Reunion festival in downtown Bristol.  Discounted passes are available for alumni through Aug. 30.
King University Alumni to Reunite at Botanical Gardens in Atlanta Sept. 5
King University alumni are invited to reunite and reminisce on Thursday, Sept. 5 from 6:30 – 10 p.m. at the exquisite Botanical Gardens in Atlanta, Ga.
King University Adopts Prior Learning Assessment
The faculty at King University gave their approval on Friday, July 26, 2013 to incorporate prior learning assessment (PLA) into the University’s policy.
King Neuroscience Department Represented at 11th International Conference on Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s Disease
This spring, two King University seniors and one staff member presented three posters at the 11th International Conference on Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s Disease, AD/PD™ 2013.
Collaboration Leads to Presence in Inaugural Edition of Journal of Mediterranean and Balkan Intelligence
Dr. Joseph Fitsanakis and Katelyn Hodges co-authored an article that was included in the inaugural edition of the Journal of Mediterranean and Balkan Intelligence (JMBI).
Making a Difference: King Alumna Bridgett Tsepas Devotes Life to Pediatrics
Bridgett Campbell Tsepas always knew she wanted to work in pediatrics.  While nursing is her career, for Bridgett, it is a calling.   
Stewardship and Spring Break go Hand in Hand at King
For most students, Spring Break is always a time for adventure.  For many King students, this is a time to give back, a time of stewardship.  During Spring Break 2013, 34 students took part in mission trips to Brooklyn, N.Y., Camden, N.J., Bunnell, Fla., and Copán Ruinas, Honduras.
King’s Nursing and Theatre Students Act the Part through Live Simulation
King University’s School of Nursing, in collaboration with the Theatre Department, hosted the third Live Simulation event in April 2013 in an effort to better prepare nursing students for professional practice.
King University Department of Teacher Education Receives Review by Tennessee Board of Examiners and Office of Teacher Licensure; Found Compliant
The Tennessee Board of Examiners and Office of Teacher Licensure reviewed the King School of Education’s Teacher Education programs on March 2-6, 2013.
King University Students Honored for Accomplishments and Service
King University held its annual honors convocation on April 29 to honor students for their academic and athletic accomplishments as well as their commitment to community service.
King University Unveils Online Museum of Fine Arts
King University has announced the launch of the King University Museum of Fine Arts.  The Museum of Fine Arts is a web-based art gallery at museum.king.edu.
King University Joins Israeli-German led Consortium for Lautenschläger Azekah Expedition
King University has been granted acceptance into the Lautenschläger Azekah Expedition, an Israeli-German led archaeological expedition of the biblical site of Tel Azekah in Israel.
King College Changes Status and Official Name to “King University”
King President Greg Jordan announced to students today that the 146-year-old King College of Bristol, Tenn., is officially becoming King University, effective June 1, 2013.
Honors Project Turns into Gatekeeper Trilogy, Second Book in the Series Released
Have you heard of someone writing a novel for their senior Honors project? That is exactly what Ruth Crews (’06) did.  Crews turned that novel into a trilogy and just released the second book in the series.
  

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