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July 11, 2016

 

The Daily Brief

Edible Plant Workshops at Women in the Outdoors Program 

Edible Plant Workshops at Women in the Outdoors Program
B.S. Environmental Science-Biology major Cathryn Pugh and Biology faculty member, Chris Sacchi, presented a 1.5 hour workshop titled Incredible Wild Edibles to each of four different groups of women at the 13th Annual Women in the Outdoors program sponsored by the National Wild Turkey Federation on Saturday, June 11 at the Ontelaunee Rod and Gun Club in New Tripoli, PA.  Cathryn, who has a deep interest in ethnobotany and human uses of plants, developed this hands-on program along with Chris Sacchi to help participants identify and use plants native to and/or naturalized in PA, and they guided workshops for a total of 60 women interested in this topic.

 

TODAY'S EVENTS

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All Day                  Summer Session II Begins
 

 

TODAY'S WEATHER

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

High pressure continues to build into the region. Ample sunshine and fair skies. High temperature in the mid-80s. Winds north at 6 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.)

July 21, 1881:  John S. Ermentrout passes away at the age of 54.  Ermentrout served as school superintendent for Berks County and laid the cornerstone for the Maxatawny Seminary in 1865.  He went on to serve as the first principal of Keystone State Normal School from 1866-1871.  He would later return to KSNS to serve as chair of mental and moral science and English literature. 
 

 

ANNOUNCEMENTS

ROOMMATE NEEDED
Roommate needed. Mature male. Private bedroom and full bath. 3 miles from KU.No smoking, drugs, or pets. Month-to-month. Available around Aug. 22. $600/month, first & last month plus $200 security deposit. 814-221-4288
                Dr. Henry Alviani

 


 

WELCOME BACK JOYCE ZIMMERMAN
The Department of Human Resources is pleased to welcome (back) Joyce Zimmerman as an  HR Associate. If you are in the Kemp "neighborhood" please feel free to stop in and say hi! 
                Sharon M. Picus

 


 

ACCOUNTS PAYABLE REMINDER
All invoices with an invoice date of June 30, 2016 or earlier need to be sent to the AP office by July 15.
                Raquel Dumlao, supervisor, Accounts Payable

 

GOLDEN BEAR ATHLETICS

Johnson and Behm named KU Athletes of the Year 

JOHNSON AND BEHM NAMED KU ATHLETES OF THE YEAR
Kutztown University's Josh Johnson of the men's basketball team and Anna Behm of the field hockey team have been named the 2016 KU Athletes of the Year.  Read their story here.

 

 


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