Welcome
Board of Governors names 12th President of Kutztown University
Dr. Kenneth S. Hawkinson to begin presidency July 1

Feature Area Navigation

  • Dr. Kenneth S. Hawkinson
  • ziad
  • Announcing KU's First Doctorate, Doctor of Social Work
  • Super
  • Malenda, Margariete '16

Feature Area

Dr. Kenneth S. Hawkinson named President of KU
Welcome
Board of Governors names 12th President of Kutztown University
Dr. Kenneth S. Hawkinson to begin presidency July 1

March 17, 2015

The Board of Governors of Pennsylvania's State System of Higher Education today unanimously selected Dr. Kenneth S. Hawkinson to be the next president of Kutztown University, effective July 1. 
More information

Video of introduction to campus

    Dr. Kenneth S. Hawkinson named President of KU
    ziad
    Champion
    Golden Bear Wrestler Ziad Haddad
    2015 NCAA Division II National Champion

    March 14, 2015

    Ziad Haddad's storybook career as a Golden Bear came to a joyful close on Saturday evening, when he successfully defended his national title at Saint Louis University's Chaifetz Arena to become a two-time Division II national heavyweight champion and a three-time All-American for the Kutztown University wrestling program. Read more

    ziad
    Announcing KU's First Doctorate, Doctor of Social Work
    Doctor of Social Work
    First doctoral students to begin in fall 2015, pending MSCHE approval
    Focus on preparing leaders and educators for career advancement

    March 13, 2015

    The Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education Board of Governors today approved Kutztown University's request for its first doctoral program.  KU will offer a Doctor of Social Work degree in collaboration with Millersville University. It is one of only two Doctor of Social Work programs offered in Pennsylvania.  The program will begin in fall 2015 pending approval by the Middle State Commission on Higher Education. More information

    Announcing KU's First Doctorate, Doctor of Social Work
    Super
    Tabetha
    Major: Biology/Pre-Med, Class of 2015
    "Every class I have taken has been vital to my education."

    Tabetha Super has a passion for science.  She found that the Biology/Pre-Med track at Kutztown University perfectly fit her desire to learn how to help people.  Her participation on the women's rugby team has helped her be a leader and even gave her a chance to put some of her academic skills to work.  Now, she's on her way to becoming a chiropractor. Read more

    Super
    Steve
    Major: Electronic Media, Class of 2015
    "If you are graduating from Kutztown in Electronic Media, you are prepared."

    With every class taken, internship completed, club participated in, conference attended and connection made, Electronic Media major Steve Maugeri is making huge strides in the right direction toward his dream of becoming a sports broadcaster. KU's abundance of opportunity both within and outside of the Electronic Media program has been invaluable to the senior. "That's the beauty of this major as a whole, you can get involved. The classes teach you requisite skills in Electronic Media. The clubs teach you the nature of the business." Read more

    Waskar
    Waskar
    Major: Secondary Education/Spanish, Class of 2017
    Learn...to inspire others

    Waskar Paulino, Secondary Education/Spanish major, is making the most out of Kutztown University. Through involvement and hard work, Paulino steps closer everyday to his dream of teaching and inspiring. Read more

    Waskar
    Malenda, Margariete '16
    Margariete
    Major: Geology, Class of 2017
    Digging up amazing research as an undergraduate

    The buzz of energy surging through the geology program in the Department of Physical Sciences is enthralling.  Margariete Malenda needed to be a part of it. With steadfast eagerness and curiosity, it was not long before Malenda went from investigating in labs to presenting research findings at major seminars. As a junior undergraduate student, Malenda has been heavily involved in research, which drew the enthusiastic praise of professional geoscientists and academics from all over the world recently at a conference in Vancouver. Malenda's success proves that Kutztown University students can brilliantly shine at any educational level or program of study.  Read more.

    Malenda, Margariete '16

    Kenneth S. Hawkinson Named 12th President of Kutztown University

    March 17, 2015

    The Board of Governors of Pennsylvania's State System of Higher Education today unanimously selected Dr. Kenneth S. Hawkinson to be the next president of Kutztown University of Pennsylvania, effective July 1.

    Higher Learning Helps Fight Burning

    March 14, 2015

    Several Kutztown University students are featured, in this article from the Reading Eagle, for their work as volunteer firefighters with the Kutztown Fire Company. (subscription required)

    Haddad Wins NCAA Wrestling Championship

    March 14, 2015

    Ziad Haddad's storybook career as a Golden Bear came to a joyful close on Saturday evening, when he successfully defended his national title at Saint Louis University's Chaifetz Arena to become a two-time Division II national heavyweight champion and a three-time All-American for the Kutztown University wrestling program.

    View All

    Register for 2015 Summer Sessions

    March 16, 2015

    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. Session I begins May 27.

    Upcoming Special Events

    February 23, 2015

    View All