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Top News Stories
Dr. Andrea Mitnick, professor of communication studies at KU, has been awarded a Fulbright Scholar grant to teach at the Budapest College of Communication and Business in Budapest, Hungary.
With official enrollment numbers submitted for the spring of 2014, Kutztown University is experiencing positive growth in new students.
Kutztown University, through a cooperative effort with the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education (PASSHE), has begun the process of updating its Hazard Mitigation Plan (HMP).
Evan Yenolevich and Ziad Haddad won regional titles on Sunday's final day of the Super Region I Championships at Pitt-Johnstown, and will be joined by Bo Candelaria as the three members of the Kutztown University wrestling team to qualify for the NCAA National Championships.
A heartwarming story, via the Reading Eagle, of a group of Kutztown University students - Blake Claybrook, Montrez Lewis, Lindsey Shortt and Megan Wolfe - who came to the aid of a woman stranded at a local bus terminal.
Dr. Kim Shively, associate professor of anthropology and sociology, was presented a Chambliss Faculty Research Award on Feb. 24.
Dr. James Delle, associate professor and chair of anthropology and sociology, was presented a Chambliss Faculty Research Award on Feb. 24.
Dr. Heather Fountain, associate professor of Art Education and Crafts was presented the John P. Schellenberg Award for Excellence in Teaching and Learning.
KU graduate John Chupein '87 is in Sochi, Russia, covering the Winter Olympics as a studio camera operator for NBC Sports.
Nicholas Evans, junior computer science/software development major at Kutztown University, was awarded a $1500 Carole and Ray Neag Undergraduate Research Grant to develop a server architecture for large format local multiplayer gaming.
Graduate student Amanda Funk won the Scholars for the Dream travel award, which provides funding toward presenting at this year's National Council of Teachers for English (NCTE) Conference on College Composition and Communication (CCCC).
Read this inspiring story, courtesy of the Reading Eagle, about Bessie Reese Crenshaw '50, the first African American to graduate from what is now Kutztown University.
Artist-in-residence Hannah Bertram is transforming ashes and dust into intricate artistic patterns on the sprawling floor of the Marlin and Regina Miller Gallery.
Kutztown University graduate Andre Reed was selected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame in Canton, Ohio. He will be inducted on Saturday, August 2, 2014. Reed was one of seven members selected for induction into the Hall of Fame.
John Mobley played at KU from 1991-95 and was the 15th overall selection in the 1996 NFL Draft. The former Golden Bear football star reflects on his Super Bowl memories, via the The Morning Call.