Kutztown University hosts Chris McDougall,
author of national bestseller and KU Freshman Text, Born to Run, for an
all-day event on Thursday, Sept. 20 in Boehm145. McDougall will give a
presentation to freshmen at 11 a.m., work with a “Writing for PR” class at 3
p.m. and sign books at 4 p.m. Then, at 5 p.m., KU students and members of the
community will join McDougall on a 5k “fun run” around campus.
See more information at: promotional flier
See more information at:http://libguides.kutztown.edu/negroleagues. See the
promotional flier at: http://www.kutztown.edu/news/brief/2012/September/PPsept19.pdf
Faculty Recital on Wednesday, Sept. 26, at 7:30 p.m. in Georgian Room, OM - Grammy Award winning guitarist David Cullen presents a musical tour of South America in this solo guitar recital. The Impressionistic preludes by Heitor Villa-Lobos ; Sambas and Bossa Novas by Antonio Carlos Jobim and Folk melodies from all over South America gathered by Jorge Cardoso are featured in this panoramic guitar program.
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 this 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.
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