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January 6, 2016

 

The Daily Brief

KU recognized by American Institue of Physics 

 

The Kutztown University Department of Physics was recently recognized by the American Institute of Physics (AIP) for producing the highest average number of undergraduate physics degrees in Pennsylvania.  This list includes only those schools where the bachelor's degree is the highest level degree offered in the subject.  KU tied for 21st in the nation with Colby College (ME), Colorado College and the University of Wisconsin, River Falls, with an average of 15 graduates each year from 2012-2014. 

Read the complete story here.

 

TODAY'S EVENTS

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None
 

 

TODAY'S WEATHER

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

 

Canadian high pressure moving slowly eastward. Skies will be clear. Winds will shift to a southerly direction causing the temperature to climb slightly. High temperature in the mid-30s. Winds south at 5 mph.
 

 

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.)

 

In January 1942 campus mail delivery is cut to once a day in an effort to save the rubber soles of shoes in support of the war.
 

 

ANNOUNCEMENTS

  

NOESIS PRESENTERS WANTED
Noesis [Now merged with Shoptalk] is an intellectual discussion group open to all members of the Kutztown University community. We typically discuss work in progress or an article of common interest.  If you would like to present some material in a session in spring 2016, please contact: back@kutztown.edu.  Also, if you are not already on the email list and would like to be, please tell me.
                Allan Bäck, Philosophy
 

 

GOLDEN BEAR ATHLETICS


WATSON NAMED PSAC ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

Kelsey Watson nearly averaged a triple-double last week for the Kutztown University women's basketball team, earning her the first Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) Eastern Division Athlete of the Week award of 2016.




  

UPCOMING GOLDEN BEAR HOME ATHLETIC EVENTS
Saturday, Jan. 9 - Women's Basketball vs. Bloomsburg - 1 p.m. (Keystone Arena) Live Stats | Live Video
Saturday, Jan. 9 - Men's Basketball vs. Bloomsburg - 3 p.m. (Keystone Arena) Live Stats | Live Video

 

 


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