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June 9, 2016

 

The Daily Brief

Kutztown University Miller Gallery    

SUMMER ART EXHIBITIONS!
Come visit the Miller Gallery and Atrium Lobby Gallery in the Sharadin Art Building for two great exhibits featuring our talented students.

The Miller Gallery is presenting "The Best of 2016: Featuring Graduates in the Art Education, Crafts, Communication Design and Fine Arts."
Hours are Tuesday-Friday 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
Dates: June 7 - July 29

The Atrium Lobby is presenting a smaller version of the popular Freshman Foundations Exhibit, it features work created by art students in their first year at Kutztown.
Hours are Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-4 p.m.
Dates: June 7 - August 26

 

 

TODAY'S EVENTS

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All Day                  CONNECTIONS New Student Orientation
 

 

TODAY'S WEATHER

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

Partly sunny, windy, and cool under Canadian high pressure. Highs in the low to mid 70s. West winds 10 to 20 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.)

June 9, 1906:  Dr. Amos C. Rothermel '86, principal of the Keystone State Normal School, earns his doctorate degree in pedagogy from Dickinson College.  Rothermel has been principal since 1899.  He is an 1886 graduate of KSNS and an 1891 graduate of Franklin and Marshall College.  Rothermel saw the school through the transition to Kutztown State Teachers College and was the first president in school history.  He served his alma mater for 43 years, retiring in 1934. 
 

 

ANNOUNCEMENTS


CONGRATULATIONS DR. BROOKINS
On behalf of Academic Affairs, we congratulate Dr. Paige M. Brookins on the successful defense of her dissertation titled "Mentoring Adolescents in the Urban Community: Leadership and Spirituality of Adult Mentors." Paige will officially graduate in August with her Ph.D. in Leadership from Alvernia University. Way to go Paige!
                Andrea Kirshman, associate provost for Retention and Student Success




 

THE FOLLOWING CAMPS/CONFERENCES WILL BE ON CAMPUS FROM 6/10/16 - 6/16/16:

5/20/16 - 8/04/16

Lehigh Valley Velodrome

6/09/16 - 6/12/16

Chrysalis Flights - Girls

6/10/16 - 6/12/16

Athlete's For Better Education Basketball Tourney

6/11/2016

Tour de Tush Bike Tour for Colon Cancer Awareness

6/11/2016 - 6/12/2016

Miss Marilyn's Dance

6/10/2016 - 6/12/2016

Berks Photographic Conference

6/14/2016

KU Golden Bear Prospects Camp

6/15/2016 - 6/16/2016

Juli Kell Dance Recital Rehearsals

Please make them feel welcome on our campus. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the Office of Conference Services (x31359).  

 

GOLDEN BEAR ATHLETICS

Anna Behm Academic All-American 

BEHM NAMED ACADEMIC ALL-AMERICAN
Anna Behm has had a decorated senior year at Kutztown University. The field hockey star added one more trophy to her shelf on Wednesday - possibly the most admired of them all. Behm was named an Academic All-American and part of the At-Large Third Team, as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).Behm is the third field hockey player in school history to be named an Academic All-American. Laura Kline earned the honor in 2005 and 2006 and Kelley Healey followed with back-to-back awards in 2008 and 2009.  Read her story here.  

 

 


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