|AFSCME 2234 members
join us at our next Union meeting on Monday, Mar. 19, at Janelle’s Catering Hall
in Topton at 7 p.m. Please plan to attend.
Chris Ferris, secretary, AFSCME 2234
We would like to thank the Kutztown University family for the cards that were sent due to the recent passing of our father (in-law). Our entire family greatly appreciates all of your thoughts and prayers.
Lori and Kent Dahlquist
A big thank you to all faculty and staff members who completed recommendations for the 2011-2012 Who’s Who Among Colleges and Universities program at Kutztown. We received 147 applications, which is five times the amount we received last year! Honored students were selected based on their academic achievement at KU, leadership experience, involvement on campus, and service to the community. A recognition ceremony will take place at the end of April honoring our winners.
Please congratulate the following 44 students when they return from break next week on receiving this honor: Ahmed Awadallah, Melissa Baj, Corinne Bolanos, Alicia Bonilla-Puig, Kerry Byington, Joseph Cirillo, Jazmin Colon, Amy Dando, Joshua Dietz, Cori DiRupo, Rebecca Dowches, Alison Duffy, Ashlee Eshleman, Deprise Faivre, James Fody, Ashley Gartner, Matthew Green, Jeffrey Hall, Rachel Harper, Bridget Hauss, Ashley Heller, Jeremy Hesketh, Nathan Hine, Adam Hippeli, Maggie Horvath, Mathew Martello, Valentina Martinez Torres, Sean McDermott, Albert Metz IV, Felicia Nelson, Amanda Norakus, Ashley Parker, Julie Phegley, Jessica Ramus, Caitlin Rattigan, Amanda Reed, Nicole Sciandra, Erin Sior, Lydia Smith, Sarah Smith, Erin Travis, Jenna Trout, Megan West, Lindsey Rae Zellner.
Jenni Rach, assistant director, Office of Student Involvement
Tomlinson Bomberger will be on campus on Wednesday, Mar. 14 to apply our annual campus wide lawn applications. Pedestrians should avoid going on any grassy areas for 24 hours after the application unless absolutely necessary.
Will Meeker, assistant director, Campus Services
KUPresents! welcomes the Squonk Opera on Thursday, Mar. 29, at 7:30 p.m. Check-out the Squonk Opera video by clicking here: http://youtu.be/AWpUChOpzZQ.
Congratulations to the Chambliss Student Academic Achievement Award winners for 2012!
Milo Crimi, Philosophy
Samantha Miller, History
Kimberly Beyer, Communication Design
Ashley Dougherty, Mathematics
James Maria, Fine Arts/Art Education
Jarred Swiontek, Geology
B. Alexander Greene, Library Science
Matthew Johanson, Elementary Education
Danielle Kiernan, Leisure & Sports Studies
Allison McCann, Fine Arts
Michael Rausch, Communication Design
Caitlin Smith, Speech Communication
BodyPump Express will be held over spring break at the Student Recreation Center today and Wednesday, Mar. 14 from 12:15-12:45 p.m.
The Reading-Berks Chapter of the Pennsylvania Guild of Craftsmen www.rbcrafts.org will hold its 10th Annual Juried Spring Fine Arts and Craft Festival in Keystone Hall on Saturday, Mar. 24 (9 a.m. - 5 p.m.) and Sunday, Mar. 25, (10 a.m. - 4 p.m.). The highly popular Mid-Atlantic craft show is presented in partnership with the Pennsylvania German Scholarship Studies, the Pennsylvania German Cultural Heritage Center in Kutztown and the university, whose art students also will exhibit their work at the show. The donation for admission is $4. Children under 12 are free. For more details, visit the website www.rbcrafts.org, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 610-678-6650.
The Student Recreation Center will be operating under the following special hours during spring break:
Monday, Mar. 12 – Friday, Mar. 16: 6 a.m.-6 p.m.
Saturday, Mar. 17: CLOSED
Sunday, Mar. 18 (regular hours resume): 1 p.m.- 11 p.m.
The Keystone Hall Pool
Monday, Mar. 12 - Friday, Mar. 16: 8 a.m.-9 a.m. and Noon-1 p.m.
Saturday, Mar. 17: CLOSED
Regular hours of operation will resume on Sunday, Mar. 18 from 7 p.m.-10 p.m.
*There will be no group exercise classes over break, classes will resume on Sunday, Mar. 18*
Tracy Turner, office manager, Recreational Services