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April 29, 2016

 

The Daily Brief

 
KU Epsilon Zeta Chapter of Kappa Delta Pi 2016
Congratulations to the spring 2016 initiates of Kutztown University's Epsilon Zeta Chapter of Kappa Delta Pi, International Honor Society in Education. Twenty-seven teacher candidates were initiated during the organization's recent ceremony on April 12, 2016. 



KU Epsilon Zeta Chapter of Kappa Delta Pi 2016
Congratulations to the spring 2016 graduates of Kutztown University's Epsilon Zeta Chapter of Kappa Delta Pi, International Honor Society in Education.  Forty-eight teacher candidates were celebrated during the organization's recent ceremony on April 12, 2016.

 

TODAY'S EVENTS

(Click Here for the Central Calendar)

ALL DAY

Transfer Orientation

1 p.m.

Baseball vs. Millersville (DH), North Campus Field

4:30 p.m.

Philosophy Club Meeting, MSU 323

7:30 p.m.

Neal Kirkwood Birthday Concert, Little Theater, Schaeffer Auditorium

 

 

TODAY'S WEATHER

(Weather forecasts are provided by KU's Dr. Michael Davis and "Monsoon Mike" Regensburger)

Mostly cloudy conditions during the day with showers developing later. High temperature in the low 50s. Winds east at 9 mph. Rainfall less than .1".

 

THE SESQUICENTENNIAL CELEBRATION

THIS MONTH IN KU HISTORY

(Historical facts have been compiled from the KU Archives and Special Collections of the Rohrbach Library; the archives of the Keystone; Kutztown Patriot, Allentown Leader and Reading Eagle; and Beacon on the Hill by Dr. Lee Graver.)

April 30, 1985:  Kutztown's Andre Reed is drafted in the fourth round of the NFL draft by the Buffalo Bills.  He would go on to a storied career and be inducted into the NFL Hall of Fame in August, 2014.  KU's stadium would be named for him in October, 2014.
 

 

ANNOUNCEMENTS


STUDENT REC CENTER HOURS
The Student Recreation Center and Keystone Hall Swimming Pool will be operating under the following special hours during finals week:

Monday, May 2 - Wednesday, May 4     6 a.m.-11 p.m.   *regular pool hours
Thursday, May 5                                 6 a.m.-9 p.m.     *Pool - 8 - 9 a.m., noon-1 p.m., 5:30-7 p.m.
Friday, May 6                                      6 a.m.-6 p.m.     *Pool - 8 - 9 a.m., noon-1 p.m.
Saturday, May 7 - Sunday, May 8          Closed                  *Pool - Closed
Monday, May 9                - Summer hours begin 
(M-F) 6am-6pm   *Pool M-F 8am-9am & noon-1pm


Last day of regularly scheduled group exercise classes will be Thursday, May 5, at 6 p.m.  JoAnn will continue faculty/staff yoga through the summer on T/TH 4:15-5:15 p.m. and Cheryl will continue BodyPump Express  M/W 12:15-12:45 p.m. through June 22. 




  

LIBRARY HOURS
Rohrbach Library extended hours for finals:
Friday, April 29                                                   7:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, April 30                                               9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Sunday, May 1                                                  10 a.m. - 2 a.m.
Monday - Wednesday May 2 - 4                            7 a.m. - 2 a.m.
Thursday, May 5                                                 7 a.m. - midnight
Friday, May 6                                                      7:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. 




 

MULTICULTURAL CENTER HOURS
The Multicultural Center will have extended hours for studying during Finals Week. The building is wireless, there are computers and printers. Light refreshments will be available Sunday-Wednesday evening and free scantrons will be available
Sunday, May 1                  6 p.m. - midnight
Monday, May 2                  8 a.m. - midnight
Tuesday, May 3                 8 a.m. - midnight
Wednesday, May 4            8 a.m. - midnight
Thursday, May 5               8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Friday, May 6                    8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.



All students are welcome to come and study.
                Jeann Cengeri, office manager, Multicultural Center x34807




 

CAMPUS-WIDE POWER OUTAGE
May 14, 6 a.m. - noon
There will be a campus-wide electrical power outage on Saturday May 14th from 6am until noon to facilitate repairs at the main electrical substation providing power to the campus.  During the outage the only electrical power available will be that provided by emergency generators.  I apologize in advance for the inconvenience and thank you for your cooperation.  Questions or concerns should be addressed to Kyle Mills, Director of Facilities Operations and Maintenance at mills@kutztown.edu




  

JAZZ ENSEMBLE CONCERT TONIGHT
April 29
Neal Kirkwood Birthday Concert Friday, April 29. 
All the concerts are in Little Theater, Schaeffer Auditorium at 7:30 p.m. and are free. 
Neal's Birthday will feature a variety of ensembles from KU Jazz Studies. 
Free and open to the public, seating is limited. Think New York jazz club.
                Kevin Kjos, director of Jazz Studies




 

PROVOST AND VICE PRESIDENT OF ACADEMIC AFFAIRS CANDIDATES
April 29
Candidates for the position of provost and vice president of Academic Affairs will visit campus over the next few weeks. Please view the website below for candidate information and a schedule of open forums available to students, faculty and staff. Candidates' names and curricula vitae will be posted one week before their visit to campus. The third candidate has been added.
http://www.kutztown.edu/news-and-media/announcements/provost-search.htm
April 29                 Dr. Elizabeth A. Throop




  

FUTURE TEACHERS OF THE VISUALLY IMPAIRED ABSENCE REQUEST
April 29
Please allow the following students in the visual impairment program to make up any missed classwork as they attend and volunteer at the State Vision Conference in Harrisburg Thursday, April 28 and Friday, April 29 (they will be leaving Wednesday late afternoon). Autumn Booths, Carly Erdmann, Mckenzie Fagan, Katie Foy, Kelly Starrick, Rachael Garner, Brennan Kennedy, Travis Lawrence, Taylor Lahey, Kelsey Mcguire, Matthew Spencer, Megan Middlebrook, Cheyenne Strohl, Lindsey Thompson and Allison Weaver




  

PHILOSOPHY CLUB MEETING
April 29, 4:30 p.m., MSU 323
The KU Philosophy Club will meet Friday, April 29, at 4:30 p.m. in 323 MSU. Professor Jacob Klein, Department of Philosophy, Colgate University will speak on: "Virtue as Happiness in Ancient Stoicism."

All are welcome. Persons with a disability and who require accommodation should notify the Disability Services Office prior to the event at 610-683-4108 or dso@kutztown.edu or, TDD number: 610-683-4499, in order to discuss accommodations. Every effort will be made to provide reasonable accommodations.
                Jordan Dancy, president; professor Joseph Jedwab, advisor; Allan Bäck, Department of Philosophy
 


 

TRANSFER ORIENTATION
April 29
Please join the CONNECTIONS Orientation Program in welcoming over 138 new transfer students and their families for new student orientation. Today's event will take place in Schaeffer Auditorium. Students will participate in group discussions, listen to presentations, and meet with a faculty advisor to schedule fall 2016 courses. Please join us in welcoming them to our community!
                Lisa Grabowski, coordinator, CONNECTIONS Orientation Programs

 

GOLDEN BEAR ATHLETICS

UPCOMING GOLDEN BEAR HOME ATHLETIC EVENTS

Friday, April 29
1 p.m.   Baseball vs. Millersville (DH) (North Campus Field) Live Stats

 

 


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