On Saturday, Sept. 24, it's a "KUR Exclusive" broadcast of KU Golden Bears Football. The normal Golden Bears station, WEEU, will NOT be broadcasting this game, so KUR is your ONLY source for the big game this Saturday.
Home Athletics Schedule
The University Room Scheduler Program will be going off-line for maintenance repairs and upgrades beginning at 8 a.m. on Monday, Sept. 26. The Room Scheduler Program should be back on-line and available first thing on Tuesday morning, Sept. 27. Please plan accordingly in making your reservation requests for this time frame. I apologize for the late notice and any inconvenience that this may cause. If you have any questions feel free to contact our office at x3-1359. Thank you.
Terry L. Sitler, director, Conference Services
Desire2Learn (D2L) workshops:
Topic - "Quizzing tool and Gradebook"
Dates - Tues., Sept. 27, 8:30 - 10 a.m. or Thurs., Oct. 13, 9 – 10:30 a.m.
Topic - "Dropbox and Discussion Forum"
Dates – Fri., Sept. 30, 10 – 11:30 a.m. or Thurs., Oct. 13, 3 – 4:30 p.m.
Join us for a hands–on workshop to learn about the various tools in D2L. To register, please contact Bo Zigner at email@example.com or x6-5828. Space is limited. All workshops will be in Stratton 102.
Bo Zigner, instructional designer, manager, Distance Education
The Romantic Piano - Monday, Sept. 26 at 7:30 p.m. in the Georgian Room of Old Main - Passion, creativity, virtuosity and imagination describe the music of the three most prominent composers of the Romantic era: Schumann, Chopin and Liszt, some of whose works are to be heard on Monday night’s recital by faculty member, Maria Asteriadou, inaugurating the new Steinway concert grand piano. With compositions of unique and individual conception, the piano arrives at an apotheosis of power, expression and depth. Celebrating Franz Liszt’s 200th anniversary, the program will include Schumann’s Fantasy, dedicated to Liszt; Liszt’s transcriptions of Chopin songs, as well as his Hungarian Rhapsody no. 12; and the Chopin Ballade in g minor. The concert is free and open to the public.
Christine Quinter, secretary, Music Department
Sophomore Career Check-Up - Undeclared Students: The Fall Sophomore Career Check-Up addresses the important question of “What do you want to do with your life?” Whether you’re questioning your choice of major or you’re ready to dig in and gain the best experience for you, the Sophomore Career Check-Up provides sound advice and specific suggestions to help you plan for your future. Thur. Sept. 22 & Fri. Sept. 23 at 3 - 3:45 p.m. in Stratton 113.
Open House - Stop by the Career Development Center (113 Stratton) to check out our services and resources for all students beginning with freshmen year. Play our trivia game for a chance to win some prizes. Sat. Sept. 24th from 10:00 a.m. -noon.
Kerri Gardi, director, Career Development Center
“Fall into Wellness, 2011 Health and Wellness Expo” - The campus community is invited to attend the annual expo on Tuesday, Sept. 27, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. in the MSU’s multipurpose room. The event will feature over 30 wellness vendors, free photo booth, free health assessments with experts, light refreshments at 11 a.m., Mindful Meditation with Dr. Russell Gross at 11:10 a.m. & 12:10 p.m. in MSU 312, fitness assessments by the Department of Sport Management, bone density assessments, lung function tests, giveaways, door prizes, and more. For more information contact Frances Cortez Funk, director of Health Promotion Services at x3-4240 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Assistant professor of art, Ron Longsdorf, will be exhibiting work as part of a group exhibition, SUGAR in Brooklyn, NY, this weekend. SUGAR will be Brooklyn Artists Gym, 168 7th Street (3rd Floor), Brooklyn. Opening Reception: Saturday, Sept. 24, 6 - 9 p.m. See more information here: http://www.kutztown.edu/news/brief/2011/September/11-09-22sugarpressrelease.pdf
MyKU Maintenance: The MyKU Student Information System will be unavailable Sunday morning, Sept. 25 from 7 a.m. until noon for system maintenance.
Rick Miller, manager, IT Servers & Security
He's Back!! Monsoon Mike and his Weather Balloon return to KUTV . . . check out the updated link below for this week's weather info. http://www.youtube.com/user/KutztownUniversity?feature=mhee#p/u/0/3M7kBrVbK8U
This week's MSU Movie Series film is Kung Fu Panda 2 which will be shown in the MSU Alumni Auditorium on Thursday and Friday at 8 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday at 2 and 8 p.m. Admission is free! Check out the MSU movie website for more information. http://www.kutztown.edu/divisions/studentservices/departments/msub/programs/submovies.asp
John Alfero, technical services coordinator, Student Union & Involvement Services
Heritage Harvest Fescht is Saturday, Sept. 24, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. at the Pennsylvania German Cultural Heritage Center at KU. The event will feature PA Dutch music and entertainment, vendors, artisans, antique tractors, and folklife demonstrations including roof thatching, canning, blacksmithing, and hearth cooking. Plus, there will be food for sale by the Old Time Plow Boys, the Reading Berks Guild of Craftsmen will be displaying and selling their wares, and there will be wagon rides! New this year, compete with pot-bellied pigs in an apple bobbing contest. You can also help the Plow Boys harvest potatoes to be donated to a local food bank. Don’t miss this exciting, free event! For more information, please see our Facebook page, www.facebook.com/pgchc or call us at x3-1589.
Amanda Lynn Richardson, public relations coordinator, PGCHC
Bear Tracks For Life 5K - 9 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 24 - Don’t miss this Saturday’s 6th annual 5k for the Susan G. Komen for the Cure Foundation, Bear Tracks for Life. As part of the KU Family Day and Paint the Town Gold festivities, this is a great opportunity to run or walk an on-campus 3.1 miles and support breast cancer research. Registration forms are on-line at http://familyday.kutztown.edu $15 for students/$25 for non-students. Send forms and payment to the Office for New Student Programs and Services 262 MSU. Race starts and finishes on the DMZ; on-site registration available also 8 - 9 a.m. Make tracks for a Great cause!