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KU great gets the Call from the Hall
Golden Bear legend will be enshrined in the Pro Football Hall of Fame in August

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Andre Reed
Andre Reed
KU great gets the Call from the Hall
Golden Bear legend will be enshrined in the Pro Football Hall of Fame in August

Feb. 1, 2014

Kutztown University football legend Andre Reed '05 will be enshrined in the Pro Football Hall of Fame.  Reed, who played at Kutztown from 1981-84, went on to a stellar career with the Buffalo Bills in the National Football League.  He becomes the first Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference alumnus to earn the honor.

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Luis Beltran
Major: Elementary Education, Class of 2015
KU is this future educator's home away from home

One trip to Kutztown University was all it took for Brooke Benson. The rest is history.

Upon her visit to Kutztown, Benson fell in love with the "home-away-from-home feel" and felt drawn to the school with its great reputation in educating future educators.  

As soon as the early education major made the commitment to Kutztown, she wasted no time in becoming involved in extracurricular campus life. She immediately joined sorority Phi Sigma Sigma, which has been one of her fondest engagements at KU. Read more

    Luis Beltran
    Major: Psychology, Class of 2015
    Enhancing connections, leadership skills through involvement

    How many university presidents invite entire student organizations to their home for dinner?

    For Kristine Hernandez, a junior clinical psychology major and Presidential Ambassador, dining with KU’s president was one of the highlights of her undergraduate experience.  Read more

      Ziad Haddad
      Golden Bear wrestler Ziad Haddad
      2014 NCAA Division II National Champion

      March 15, 2014

      A season-long goal and a lifelong dream came true for Kutztown University's Ziad Haddad, who can now call himself a national champion. The redshirt junior won the 2014 NCAA Division II National Heavyweight Championship at the Cleveland Public Auditorium. A secondary education major from Orefield, Pa., Haddad joins an exclusive group of Golden Bear national champions.  Read more

        Ziad Haddad
        Major: Art Education/Crafts, Class of 2014
        Unlocking potential through KU’s art programs

        Emily Shaffer has found her niche in art education and fine metals, and through Kutztown University, she's paving a path of success in the arts. She found the beautiful landscapes, culture-rich atmosphere and diverse student body artistically inspiring - Emily knew KU was the right choice.

        Through art education, Emily hopes to help her future students experience the positivity and freedom one can gain from creativity. With her crafts major, she has already made a statement in the art field by being one of 158 artists in the U.S. to have their work featured in the 37th Annual Philadelphia Museum of Art Craft Show. Read more

        Major: Public Administration, Class of 2014
        "Every day, I'm thankful that I chose KU."

        When Nick Imbesi ('14) visited Kutztown University as a high school senior, it was love at first sight.

        "The campus was beautiful," he recalled. "And on my tour I noticed the classrooms weren't that large. I thought ‘when I get here, I'll be able to have one-on-one contact with my professors.' I was right. At KU, I'm not a number. I'm Nick."  Read more

          Major: Biology/Pre-Med, Class of 2014
          Future dentist building a solid foundation through KU's sciences

          Alexa Sicher has aspired to be a dentist with her own practice since kindergarten. The university felt like home to Sicher, a Kutztown native. She chose her major, Biology/Pre-Med, and her minor in Biochemistry to take the next step to achieve her dentistry goals.

          "The challenging programs that Kutztown University has designed for those interested in joining the medical field have allowed me to become confident in my abilities, excel as a student, and grow as a young adult. My work and education made me an extremely competitive candidate for dental schools, which was my ultimate goal." Read more


            PASSHE Board of Governors honors President Cevallos

            April 15, 2014

            Earlier this month, KU President Dr. F. Javier Cevallos was honored for his dedication and contributions to Kutztown University in a resolution by the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education Board of Governors.

            Haddad named National Wrestler of the Year

            April 14, 2014

            Kutztown University national heavyweight champion Ziad Haddad has earned the most prestigious award in collegiate wrestling. On Monday, he was named the NCAA Division II National Wrestler of the Year, as voted on by the Division II coaches.

            Sophomore awarded undergraduate research grant

            April 4, 2014

            Margariete Malenda, a sophomore geology major, was awarded a Carole and Ray Neag Undergraduate Research Grant to travel to the Dàbăoshān mine in China and study how minerals are layered throughout the rock.

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            Allies Bake Sale (4/16/2014)

            Come and buy baked goods sold by Allies of Kutztown University

            10:30 AM Campus Tour and Admissions Presentation (4/16/2014)

            Come take a tour of our award-winning campus and receive a 30 minute presentation from a member of our exceptional admissions team. Your campus tour will be led by a current Kutztown student and will include stops at our student union, academic buildings, rec center, residence halls, food courts and more! Taking a tour is a great way to fall in love with Kutztown University and realize why we think Kutztown is the ideal destination for your continuing education. REGISTER FOR A TOUR TODAY!

            International Libraries Panel Discussion (4/16/2014)

            It’s National Library Week. Join a panel discussion with panelists, Rohrbach Library Director Martha Stevenson, librarian Stephanie Steely, and KU president, Dr. Cevallos. Their combined knowledge spans library systems in the following places: Zimbabwe, Botswana, the UK, Peru, Scotland, Ecuador, Puerto Rico, and the U.S.

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            Register for Summer Sessions today

            March 10, 2014

            Looking to get ahead or started early? Choose KU's summer sessions. You can take classes on campus and online. Register for Kutztown University's Summer Sessions, which begin May 28 and July 7

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