Widener University students earn leadership certificates

Widener University congratulates its undergraduate students who recently received leadership certificates in ceremonies held on the campus in Chester. Students earned the certificates through coursework at the university’s Oskin Leadership Institute, which works to inspire and prepare them to become strategic thinkers and responsible citizens. The institute, which opened in 2011 through a generous gift from […]

Kutztown University to host Berks County Science Olympiad

Kutztown University will host the Berks County Science Olympiad on Thursday, Jan. 11. Registration begins at 8 a.m. in the McFarland Student Union (MSU). A meeting, including all the participants, will be held in the MSU multipurpose room at 8:20 a.m., followed by the competition at 8:40 a.m. at various locations on campus. The competition will conclude with an awards ceremony […]

VIDEO: KUTV’s 2017 Kutztown University Football Documentary

12/19/2017 | Football Video: 2017 KU Football Documentary – “Next Man Up” Courtesy of the Kutztown University department of cinema, television and media production, watch the 2017 KU football documentary, including game highlights and interviews with coaches and players. Archives of previous documentaries can be found on the Video Documentaries page.

Lebanon Valley College recognizes fall student-athletes

Lebanon Valley College recognized nearly 250 student-athletes who competed for the Flying Dutchmen fall athletic teams. Local students who were recognized include: Nicholas Bentz of Reading, a graduate of Exeter Township High School, is pursuing a bachelor of science in exercise science at The Valley and played on the football team. Lebanon Valley finished the […]

Wernersville, Reading residents among those honored at CCU fall 2017 commencement

A total of 718 students were eligible to walk in Coastal Carolina University’s fall commencement, held in two ceremonies in the HTC Center on campus on Dec. 15. Among them were Chanel Roth, of Reading, who earned a bachelor of science in marine science; and Katelyn Rudy, of Wernersville, who earned a bachelor of arts in sociology. […]

Victoria Conover of Reading named to president’s list at Bob Jones University

Victoria Conover, a Junior Middle School Education major of Reading, was among approximately 540 Bob Jones University students named to the Fall 2017 President’s List. The President’s List recognizes students who earn a 3.75 or higher grade point average for the semester. Located in Greenville, South Carolina, Bob Jones University provides an outstanding regionally accredited Christian liberal […]

Kutztown Borough Police Department blotter

Dec. 9, 2017 Police investigated the report of theft after an item was reported missing following an incident that occurred at Shorty’s Bar, 272 W. Main St. Police arrested Jordan Ryan, 22, of Media, for violation of the borough peace and good order ordinance following an incident that occurred in the 100 block of Noble […]

Susquehanna River Basin Commission Hosts Traveling Photo Gallery

On Dec. 14, 2017, the Commission will begin hosting the Susquehanna Greenway Partnership’s Traveling Photo Gallery that showcases the winning images from the 6th Annual Susquehanna Greenway Photo Contest. The Susquehanna Greenway Partnership (SGP) holds their annual photo contest as a way of showcasing and inspiring connections between communities and the Susquehanna River. Winning images […]

Lapkiewicz’ Three-Pointer in OT Lifts KU over Georgian Court

12/16/2017 | Women’s Basketball | Box Score KUTZTOWN | In its final non-conference contest of the 2017-18 campaign, Karen Lapkiewicz knocked down a clutch three-pointer with 21 seconds remaining in overtime to propel the Kutztown University women’s basketball team over the Georgian Court University Lions, 88-84. A tightly-contested affair throughout, Georgian Court made two triples in […]

Kutztown Wins Final Three Bouts to Earn Home-Opening Victory Saturday Night over LIU Post

12/16/2017 | Wrestling Video Replay KUTZTOWN | The Kutztown University wrestling team won the final three bouts Saturday, two by bonus points, to cap a come-from-behind, 22-17 victory over LIU Post Saturday night in KU’s home-opener at Keystone Arena. The Golden Bears (1-2) won the first two bouts to jump ahead early. Austin Petril scored […]