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King University Alumni Invited to Gather in Nashville Nov. 17

BRISTOL, Tenn., Nov. 4, 2016 – In celebration of King University’s 150th anniversary, King alumni are invited to gather together in Nashville, Tenn., at the Union Station Hotel, located at 1001 Broadway, for heavy hors d’oeuvres on Thursday, Nov. 17 from 7-9 p.m.

Alumni and friends will meet for heavy hors d’oeuvres and conversation at the Union Station Hotel. Union Station is a Nashville boutique hotel situated inside a beautifully-restored 19th-century railroad station. The hotel’s majestic lobby, with its soaring 65 foot barrel-vaulted ceiling and 100-year-old Tiffany styled stained-glass, takes cues from the elegant past of rail travel.

“The historic Union Station Hotel will be the perfect setting for our Nashville alumni gathering,” says Dana K. McMurray, director of Alumni Relations at King University. “We, along with President and Mrs. Whitaker, are eager to spend time with our alumni and anticipate an enjoyable evening. I encourage you to join us for this memorable night.”

Cost for the event is only $10 per person. RSVP by Wednesday, Nov. 9 to Dawn McMurray via phone at 800.621.5464 or by e-mail at Contact Dana K. McMurray for additional information at or 423.652.6399.


King University is a Presbyterian-affiliated, doctoral-level comprehensive university. Founded in 1867 as King College, the University offers more than 90 majors, minors, pre-professional degrees and concentrations in fields such as business, nursing, law, medical and health sciences, pharmacy, education, and humanities. Graduate programs are offered in business administration, education, and nursing. A number of research, off-campus learning opportunities, and travel destinations are also available. King University is a NCAA Division II and a Conference Carolinas member with 25 varsity sports. For more information about King University, visit King University does not discriminate against academically qualified students of any race, color, national or ethnic origin, sex, age, or disability. King University is certified by SCHEV to operate locations in Virginia. For more information on SCHEV certification, contact the King University office at Southwest Virginia Community College, 309 College Road, Richlands, VA 24641.