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June 27, 2016


The Daily Brief

For Steve Moyer, homebrewing is part art, part science" Reading Eagle June 19, 2016 

Photo: Jeremy Drey, Reading Eagle

Steve Moyer, Storeroom, was featured in the Reading Eagle article "For Steve Moyer, homebrewing is part art, part science" by Victoria Mier on June 19.  KU faculty and staff can get to the Reading Eagle Archives to read articles through the Rohrbach Library's link:

You will need your KU login to access it off campus. Once you choose dialup/broadband, you can do a search for an article or browse by date to find the article.



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

(Congratulations to Dr. Michael Davis who is off on his honeymoon this week!  Thank you to "Monsoon Mike for filling in the days Dr. Davis normally covers for us.)

Partly Sunny with increasing amounts of clouds as the day progresses as a cool front approaches. Chance of a shower or thunderstorm. Highs in the mid-80s. South winds.




(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.)

June 24, 1940:  Kutztown Borough begins to enforce a new parking ordinance aimed at keeping spaces available on Main Street for downtown shoppers.  Overnight parking is also now prohibited. 



There will be an electrical shutdown in Old Main on Thursday, June 30th, from 5am to 8am.  Areas of the building impacted by the shutdown include the Ground and 1st Floors of E-wing and F-wing.  The D/E wing elevator will not be operational during this time.  Please contact Carol Sztaba if you have any questions.  Thank you.
                Carol Sztaba



Please join us in welcoming Andrew Ferguson, university photographer, to KU.  Andrew comes to us from Arkansas State University.  Prior to that he was a photographer for the Kansas City Chiefs.  Andrew holds a bachelor's degree in physics from West Virginia Wesleyan College, Buckhannon, W. Va.  He can be reached at or x6-5905.
                Dave Johnson, University Relations



We are pleased to welcome Cindy Jones as the new office manager/clerk for the Women's Center and the GLBTQ Resource Center.  Cindy was most recently the clerk typist for the Department of Electronic Media and begins her new position today, Monday, June 27.  Her extension is 3-4655.
                Jerry Schearer, associate dean for Inclusion and Outreach



Please welcome our new employees who are starting today:
Andrew Ferguson            University Photographer
Robert Flaharty              Groundskeeper/Laborer
Julie Setliff                    Library Science Department Secretary


Today, June 27, is PTSD Awareness Day (Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder).  Know the risk factors, symptoms and treatment options - and reach out for support. The earlier healing begins the better.
For more information:
                Angela Hardy, Office of Veterans Services



The South Dining Hall 2nd floor (side entrance by Dixon Market) is now open for your dining needs.
Breakfast 7 - 9 a.m.
Lunch 11a.m. - 1 p.m.
Dinner 4 - 6 p.m.

Saturday and Sunday
Brunch 11a.m. - 1 p.m.
Dinner 4 - 6 p.m.

Monday - Friday 8 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Closed Saturday and Sunday

Academic Forum & Cub Café are closed until fall semester
                Sharon Housel, Housing and Residential Services





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