Make plans to be here this Saturday for Family Day! Many events going-on including the Pride & Passion exhibit, football, Bear Tracks 5K, and much more! See the website: http://www2.kutztown.edu/familyday
Many thanks to Kerri Gardi for doing an interview with the Reading Eagle! Here's the story: http://readingeagle.com/article.aspx?id=414828
The KU Philosophy Club will meet on Thursday, Sept. 20, 11 a.m. in MSU 323. Milo Crimi will be speaking on: Original Sinn, A Medieval Theory of Sense and Reference. All are welcome.
Milo Crimi, president and Allan Bäck, advisor, Philosophy Club
The Student Union Art Gallery is now showing Christian Weber's designs. His show is titled "Communication/Community" will be on display from now until Sept. 26. Opening reception is from 6-7 p.m. at the Student Union Art Gallery on Sept. 19.
Elizabeth Emmett, gallery coordinator
Are you or do you know a student looking to make a difference in the lives of area children? Sign up today to be an America Reads tutor! The America Reads tutor program is set-up to pair a KU student with a child in elementary or middle school. The student will help the student with reading, writing or math and be a mentor. For more information, please contact America Reads at email@example.com.
We are excited to announce that in conjunction with PASSHE, KU has launched our own Entrepreneurial Leadership Center. One of our objectives is to give students the opportunity to take their passionate interest and translate it into a business idea. In other words, "Turn your Passion into a Paycheck!" Dr. Hibbs, the Entrepreneurship Education Coordinator, will walk you through this exciting process of learning how to create a business idea plan. Your completed plan may be entered into a Idea Plan Competition. This contest will be judged and result in certificates of completion (resume builder). Students eligible for the state competition have the opportunity to win cash prizes. Top prize is $10,000! If you are interested in winning money and certificates, please come to one of our information sessions on Sept. 20 at 6 p.m. in DF room 210. For more information, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Colleen Boland, graduate assistant, Office of Business
The Latino Caucus Reception last week was included in a story in the Reading Eagle - here's the story: http://readingeagle.com/article.aspx?id=414566
Join the GLBTQ Resource Center for “Our House”, a stunning documentary focusing on the struggles faced by families with same-sex parents, on Wednesday, Sept. 26 at 6 p.m. in OM 4. An open discussion about family life follows the film. For more information, please visit www.kutztown.edu/glbtqcenter.
Tawni Kramer, writing intern
Kutztown Area Toast Masters: Ever wished you could improve your communication skills and become a better speaker? To learn how KAT can help YOU, please visit our lobby tables on Sept. 19, and 20 at MSU. Meetings are held the first and third Wednesday of every month, MSU312, at 5 p.m. For more information, please call x3-4028.
Jennifer Spencer, graduate assistant
Landing Your Federal Dream Job or Internship - Thur., Sept. 20, 3-4 p.m., Stratton113 - Webinar for students interested in finding and applying for federal internships and jobs! This session will highlight a number of exciting internships and jobs across government, and show you how to research, find, and apply for an internship or job that is right for you.
Test Prep for GRE, GMAT, LSAT, MCAT, (Pre-registration Required) - Sun, Oct. 7 (on your personal computer) – Sign-up at http://careers.kutztown.edu by Oct. 3 - Get ready for the GRE, GMAT, MCAT or LSAT. Take a practice test for FREE and receive a detailed score report to assist you in preparing for the real exam. Tests are taken online from your personal computer! Pre-registration required! Tests start at or after 2 p.m. depending on test. Length of tests will vary.
Job Search & Networking - Thur, Sept. 20, 11-11:50, MSU218 - Find out why a good resume isn’t all you need to land that job. This workshop will cover the Six Sure Steps to Success, the art of networking, and tips to locating those “hidden jobs” (it’s more than Monster or CareerBuilder!) Beginning the job search process can seem overwhelming…we’ll show you how to break it down into manageable tasks so you meet your goal….your career.
Kerri Gardi, director, Career Development Center
Thanks to a generous grant from the National Endowment for the
Humanities and the American Library Association 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: 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.
Language Resource Day is this Thursday, Sept. 20, 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. in DeFran 107 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.