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    June, 2015

    Alumni Survey Seeks to Help Alumni Reconnect with King Roots - June 11, 2015

    In an effort to engage, inform and connect alumni with the University and with each other, King University formed the Alumni Advisory Council in 2014.

    Wentt and Phan Named as Finalists in Photography Magazine Contest; Work to be highlighted in Photography Forum Book - June 12, 2015

    King University seniors Trevor Wentt and Trung Phan are finalist in this year's 35th Annual College and High School Photography Contest held by Photographer's Forum.

    Singer Andrew Peterson to perform at King University, Bristol Train Station April 6 - June 12, 2015

    The Buechner Institute at King will welcome singer/songwriter, author, and founding member of the Square Peg Alliance, Andrew Peterson as part of the Institute's 2014-15 lecture series.

    Mountain Empire Community College Site of King University GPS Information Session April 1 - June 12, 2015

    Mountain Empire Community College will be the site of an upcoming information session on King's GPS degree options for adult learners.

    King University to Host Graduate and Professional Studies Information Session at Northeast State Community College April 7 - June 12, 2015

    King University will host an information session for Graduate & Professional Studies degree options for adult learners at Northeast State Community College in Blountville April 7.

    King's 89th Annual Dogwood Weekend Scheduled for April 10-12 - June 12, 2015

    During April 10-12, King will celebrate the School's 89th Annual Dogwood Weekend. Alumni and friends of King are invited to join in the upcoming celebration,

    King University Bands to Perform Spring Concert at Paramount Center for the Arts April 10 - June 12, 2015

    King University's Bands will present their spring concert on Friday, April 10 at the Paramount Center for the Arts in downtown Bristol at 7:30 p.m.

    Come Celebrate King's 2015 Dogwood Alumni Award Winners April 11 - June 12, 2015

    Each year during Dogwood Weekend, several of King University's alumni are recognized for exceptional achievement in their career field, remarkable service to King, and commitment to serving as leaders in their communities.

    King's School of Nursing offering a Free Women's Health Clinic in Knoxville April 11 - June 12, 2015

    King University School of Nursing will offer a free Women's Health Clinic on Saturday, April 11, 2015 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Tabernacle Missionary Baptist Church in Knoxville, Tenn.

    King University Players present "The Twelve Pound Look" April 11 for Dogwood - June 15, 2015

    King's Theatre club, the King University Players (KUP) will present this year's Dogwood play, "The Twelve Pound Look" by J. M. Barrie, on Saturday, April 11

    King University Adds Social Work Program Beginning Fall 2015 - June 15, 2015

    King has added Social Work to its list of more than 80 degree programs offered by the University. The new degree program will begin in August with the start of the 2015-16 academic year.

    King's Tornado Alley Shoppe Sports New Look - June 15, 2015

    King University's Tornado Alley Shoppe has recently renovated its store located on the first floor of Maclellan Hall on the University's main campus in Bristol, Tenn.

    Author Marilyn Chandler McEntyre to Wrap Up Buechner Lecture Series at First Presbyterian Church in Bristol, Tenn., April 20 - June 15, 2015

    King Signs Reverse Transfer Agreements with SVCC and WCC - June 15, 2015

    King signed reverse transfer agreements with both Southwest Virginia Community College and Wytheville Community College during meeting held April 13 and 14.

    King University Choirs Present Spring Concerts April 24 and 25 - June 15, 2015

    The choirs of King University will perform two concerts on Friday, April 24 and Saturday, April 25.

    Trung Phan's Senior Photography Exhibit to Explore "The Shakespeare Motif" - June 15, 2015

    King's Department of Digital Media Art & Design is pleased to present the senior photography exhibit by Trung Phan.

    Trevor Wentt to Showcase Multimedia Experience for Senior Photography Show - June 15, 2015

    King University's Department of Digital Media Art & Design is pleased to present the senior photography exhibit by Trevor Wentt.

    King University Alumni Hiking Event to take place in Shady Valley, TN April 25 - June 15, 2015

    King University alumni are invited to join King on their third hike of 2015. The Alumni Office will kick off the hike at Appalachian Mountain trails from Shady Valley, Tenn., to Highway 421.

    Commencement is just around the corner... - June 15, 2015

    With Spring Commencement 2015 just around the corner, King has provided a website for all your graduation needs.

    King University Commencement Set for May 2 - June 15, 2015

    Anticipation is building as King University's Spring 2015 Commencement ceremony nears. King will celebrate Spring Commencement exercises on Saturday, May 2, at 10 a.m. on the Oval.

    King University Students Honored for Accomplishments and Service - June 15, 2015

    King held its annual honors convocation on April 20 to honor students for their academic and athletic accomplishments as well as their commitment to community service.

    King Music Dept. to Host Summer Choral Arts Camp; Registration due by May 13 - June 15, 2015

    The Music Department at King University is pleased to announce the 2015 Summer Choral Arts Camp for rising students grades four through twelve.

    King Senior Erin Graybeal presents Research at Southeastern Commission for the Study of Religion Conference - June 15, 2015

    King University senior Erin Graybeal recently presented at the Southeastern Commission for the Study of Religion Conference.

    King University School of Nursing Holds Pinning Ceremonies in Bristol and Knoxville - June 15, 2015

    King University nursing students and faculty gathered together for the School of Nursing's traditional Nurses Pinning ceremonies on April 28 in Knoxville and on April 30 in Bristol.

    King University Celebrates Spring Commencement - June 15, 2015

    The air was filled with the sound of bagpipes on Saturday, May 2, 2015 as graduates gathered for King's Spring 2015 Commencement exercises.

    New King Study Examines the Economic Implications of an Aging Southwest Virginia Population - June 15, 2015

    The King Institute for Regional Economic Studies has released a new study, KIRES Report No. 13, "Demographics of an Aging Southwest Virginia: Implications for the Regional Economy."

    King wins first Conference Carolinas Messick Award - June 15, 2015

    For the first time since joining Conference Carolinas before the 2011-12 season, King University has won the Conference Carolinas Messick Sportsmanship Award.

    Students Gain Early "Access" to King University May 29 - June 15, 2015

    Students planning to start class at King University this fall will have the opportunity to take an early look at campus life during Access King on Friday, May 29, 2015.

    Registration Open for 2015 King University Golf Tournament - June 15, 2015

    On Monday, June 8, 2015, King will host its 2015 Golf Tournament at the Country Club of Bristol, in Bristol, Tenn.

    Registration Now Open for King's 25th Annual King Scholar Summer Academy - June 15, 2015

    King University will host its annual King Scholar Summer Academy June 15 - 19. This marks the 25th year for the popular week-long summer camp.

    King University Alumni Hiking Event set for Roan Mountain, TN June 13-14 - June 15, 2015

    King alumni will hike the Appalachian Trail on June 13-14. Alumni are invited to enjoy a two-day, 13.5-mile hike from Carvers Gap to Hwy 19-E, in Roan Mountain, Tenn.

    Dover Centre in Cool Springs Site for King University Career Fair June 12 - June 15, 2015

    The Dover Centre in the Cool Springs area of Franklin, Tenn., is the site for the upcoming King University Career Fair. The event will take place on Friday, June 12.

    Nashville Sounds Baseball Game Site of June 16 King University Alumni Gathering - June 15, 2015

    King University alumni are invited to reconnect on Tuesday, June 16 beginning at 6 p.m. for food and fun at the Nashville Sounds baseball game in Nashville, Tenn., at the First Tennessee Park Stadium.

    Twin Tornado Take Wrestling by Storm - June 15, 2015

    King's women's wrestling team has a unique pair of wrestlers unlike others currently competing.

    King University Announces Spring 2015 President's and Dean's Lists - June 15, 2015

    King University is pleased to announce students in traditional and professional studies undergraduate programs who received academic honors for the SPRING 2015 semester.

    King University Announces Fall 2015 Graduate, Professional, and Online Studies - June 16, 2015

    This fall, working adults in Tennessee and Southwest Virginia will have the opportunity to complete their associate, bachelor's, or master's degree from King University.

    King to Offer Five-Week Online Course on Politics & Religion in a Global Context Beginning July 20 - June 16, 2015

    King's Dept. of Philosophy and Religion is offering a five-week online course that will help you gain a better understanding of the integral part that religion plays on the global stage.

    Dobyns-Bennett Students Get Hooked on Fly Fishing King Style - June 16, 2015

    Many people are hooked on fly fishing. Now, students at Dobyns-Bennett High School (D-B) in Kingsport, Tenn., are among those intrigued with the popular sport.

    Call For Volunteers - June 17, 2015

    Randy and Nancy Cook are shining examples of dedicated King alumni. The Cooks are both eager to see more alumni participating in volunteer efforts at King.

    Mission to the Maasai - June 17, 2015

    The Strang's love for Africa and the Maasai people of East Africa has been embraced by two King alumni - Chase ('08) and Audrey Moore Arndt ('11).

    Here am I. Send me. - June 19, 2015

    Brianna Burkins never dreamed she would one day be a nurse. Little did she know that she would one day volunteer to travel to an Ebola ravaged country in West Africa to help those in need.

    Open House to be Held July 16 at King's Knoxville Campus - June 25, 2015

    King University will host an Open House on Thursday, July 16 from 5 - 7 p.m. at the University's Knoxville campus located at The Village at Hardin Valley.

    Open House to be Held July 14 at King University's Main Campus in Bristol, TN - June 26, 2015

    King University will host an Open House on Thursday, July 14 from 5 - 7 p.m. at Nicewonder Hall located on the main campus at 7216 Academy Drive.

    King University Accepting Applications Now for New Evening Bachelor's Degree Program in Elementary Education with Licensure - June 26, 2015

    King is currently accepting applications for the Bachelor of Arts in Interdisciplinary Studies with K-5 Licensure.

    King's MBA Program to Offer New Specializations in Project Management and Leadership - June 26, 2015

    Project Management and Leadership are two new specializations now offered by King University through their Master of Business Administration degree program.