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Sept 6, 2013


The Daily Brief


2013 Football Team 

The Kutztown University football team is headed across the commonwealth to open the 2013 season tomorrow at Clarion. 
You can follow all of the action live in Berks County and southeastern Pennsylvania on WEEU Radio, 830 AM.  Coverage begins at 12:45 p.m. with the pre-game show.   
The game can also be heard live on the web at    Be sure to tune in as KU plays its first game under new head coach Drew Folmar.   #GoBearsGo



University Relations is gathering information for the 2013-2014 Media Resource Guide.  We are looking for faculty and staff who can serve as experts for local, regional and even national media.  This is positive publicity for KU and shows off the high level of faculty and staff on our campus.  University Relations receives many calls from reporters looking for individuals to contribute to their stories.  Once they contact our office we will contact you and ask if you are willing to speak to the reporter.  If you are interested in being a part of the guide please fill out the information form found at this link.  Please return the form to Dave Johnson in the University Relations Office by Oct. 1.  Please fill out a new form even if you were  included in previous guides so we can update our information and confirm that you still wish to serve as an expert.  Thank you in advance for your assistance.

Kutztown University is deeply saddened to announce the passing of Gregory H. Heifer, a KU student who passed away on September 2. Heifer was a psychology major from Spring Township, Pa. Family will receive friends Friday, 6-8 p.m., and Saturday, 9:30-10:15 a.m. at Bean Funeral Home, 3825 Penn Ave, Sinking Spring. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday at 11 a.m. at St. Ignatius Loyola Roman Catholic Church, 2810 St. Alban's Drive, Sinking Spring. The complete obituary can be viewed here.

Please join us as we extend our heartfelt sympathies to Dr. Francis Vasko during his time of loss. Dr. Vasko's father, Frank B. Vasko, passed away on Sept. 3. obituary 
        Paul Ache, chair, Mathematics

Noesis is an intellectual discussion group open to all members of the Kutztown University community. We typically discuss work in progress or an article of common interest. If you are interested in receiving a copy of the paper to be discussed, please contact Noesis will meet on Sept. 13, 4:15 p.m. in MSU 322; talk to begin at 4:30 p.m. Professor David Webb, Anthropology, will speak on "Ancient Footprints in a Romanian Cave"
        Allan Bäck, professor, Philosophy

JOB OPENINGS: The following non-instructional vacancies are available on campus. These positions are open for current employees only.

Clerk Typist 2
Posting End Date: 9/20/2013

Custodial Worker 1
Posting End Date: 9/10/2013
Internal positions are posted at Please direct any questions and comments to  or call x3-1353.
        Human Resources



 Friday, September 6
Women's Volleyball vs. Caldwell - 5 p.m. (Keystone Arena)

Saturday, September 7
Men's and Women's Tennis vs. Millersville - TBA (Keystone Courts)
Field Hockey vs. Bellarmine - 10 a.m. (University Field)
Women's Volleyball vs. Southern New Hampshire - 10:30 a.m. (Keystone Arena)
Women's Soccer vs. West Chester - 1 p.m. (Keystone Field)
Field Hockey vs. Mercy - 2 p.m. (University Field)
Women's Volleyball vs. Davis & Elkins - 6:30 p.m. (Keystone Arena)