See more information at: promotional flier
Kutztown University’s Rohrbach Library hosts Pride and Passion, a spectacular graphic exploration of Negro League baseball in Jim Crow America. Opening day festivities launch on Wednesday, Sept. 19, with a presentation at 7 p.m. in Room 100B of the library by Mr. Francis Morrison, who will discuss the impact black players had on Major League Baseball.
See more information at:http://libguides.kutztown.edu/negroleagues. See the
promotional flier at: http://www.kutztown.edu/news/brief/2012/September/PPsept19.pdf
Kutztown University's Department of Music hosts its very first
recital of the semester featuring German pianist Andreas Klein on Monday Sept.
17 at 7:30 p.m. in the Georgian Room of Old Main.
Klein has distinguished himself as a dynamic and compelling performer with his command of a wide range of tonal colors and imaginative interpretations. Klein is a graduate of the Juilliard School and complemented his studies with the legendary Claudio Aarau and Nikita Magaloff. His career as an orchestra soloist and recitalist has also brought him to some of the world's most prestigious venues from London's Wigmore Hall, Berlin's Philharmonic Hall, New York's Carnegie Hall, Alice Tully Hall, and the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C. He has also performed in Europe as well as Mexico and the Middle East.
Language Resource Day is next Thursday, Sept. 20, 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. in DeFran107 and 109. Learn about the LRC and our student resources. Have fun with languages and meet new people! Students can learn study techniques for language learning and academic success.
Bear Tracks for Life 5k event: Join us for the 8th annual Bear Tracks for Life 5k! Run or Walk the 3.1 mile course on campus as the kick-off event to Family Day on Sat., Sept. 22. On-site registration and packet pickup 7:30-8:45 a.m. at South Dining Hall; race starts at 9 a.m. on the DMZ; post-event reception, and awards to follow. Pre-registration cards available at the Rec Center or OM106, or on-line at http://familyday.kutztown.edu. $15 for KU students and $25 for non-students. All proceeds benefit the Susan G. Komen for the Cure Breast Cancer Foundation.
Students are invited to talk with President Cevallos in an open meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 18, 11 a.m. to noon in AF201. Dr. Cevallos welcomes your thoughts, concerns and suggestions regarding Kutztown University.
Toyia S. Reed, Office of the President
This week's MSU Movie Series film is "Men in Black 3" which will be shown in the MSU Auditorium on Thursday and Friday at 8 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday at 2 p.m. 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
Faculty, staff and administrators are invited for fellowship, prayer and lunch at the Dining Hall, conference room "A" on Tuesday, Sept. 25, anytime between 11 a.m.- 1 p.m. All are welcome to attend!
Wednesday, Sept. 19, is a big day at the Rohrbach Library, and we would love for you and your students to be a part of it! During the day (from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.), you and your students can participate in our pirate-themed open house event. Come celebrate Talk Like a Pirate Day while learning about the Library's collections and services. Student will collect 6 doubloons at the pirate stations around the library and use them to purchase a raffle ticket for a chance to win one of TWO $50 cash prizes, one of FOUR $25 gift cards to the campus book store, and various other prizes. If you would like to use this event for credit or extra credit in your class, tell your students to write your name and the course on back of their raffle ticket. We will compile the tickets by course after the drawing and give you a list of participants. Even if you aren’t using it for credit, please help us spread the word by announcing it in class. The flyer is available at: http://www.kutztown.edu/library/events/openhouse2012.pdf. Let me know if you have any questions.
That evening, 7-8:30 p.m., you and your students can return to the library to enjoy the opening reception of the Pride & Passion exhibit, which highlights the African American baseball experience. A LibGuide for this event can be found at: http://libguides.kutztown.edu/negroleagues. Two other events related to this exhibit will take place on Sept. 22 and either Oct. 23 or 25. Even if you can’t join us for the opening reception, please stop by the Library sometime between now and the end of October to see the exhibit. It will be located on the first floor near the coffee shop. For more information on the exhibit or reception, call x3-4766 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Karen J. Wanamaker, assistant professor, librarian, Rohrbach Library
Monday Core Fitness Workshops - Back by popular demand… get ready to sweat! Monday Core Fitness Workshops with Anne, a certified personal trainer and independent team Beachbody coach every Monday in the Student Recreation Center Room 200 from 4:50-6 p.m. Workshops are open to the campus community and are sponsored by Health Promotion Services and the KU Health Ambassadors. They are free for student, staff, and faculty. All fitness levels are welcome to attend and space is on a first come basis. A collaborative initiative to reach Healthy Campus 2020 benchmarks at Kutztown University. For more information, please visit http://www.kutztown.edu/divisions/studentservices/departments/hwcs/education/index.aspx
"Misa's Fugue" Film, Art Show, and Director's Question & Answer - The story of Frank Grunwald is one of a holocaust survivor who was able to persevere through years of persecution and oppression, through his love for music and art. The film was created through a collaboration of the students and staff of Fleetwood Area High School, who have worked tirelessly on this film to share the story of someone who experienced loss and suffering, and discovered himself and survived through his love for the arts. MSU 183, Alumni Auditorium, Sept. 18, 6 p.m. For more information and tickets, please contact email@example.com
Matt Schofield performs on Wednesday, Oct. 3, 7:30 p.m. in Ursa Minor’s Café, (MSUMPR) - Firmly established as the freshest and most exciting blues guitarist to have emerged on the world scene for many years, Matt Schofield's powerful mix of blues, rock, and New Orleans funk is unlike anything else on the block. He is rated among the top ten British blues guitarists of all time (Guitar & Bass Magazine) putting him in the company of such iconic names as Eric Clapton and Peter Green.
Kutztown University professor Ron Longsdorf will exhibit his work during the Landscape art exhibition at the University of Delaware's Crane Arts space in Philadelphia. The exhibition runs from Sept. 13 - Oct. 12.