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Wednesday, May 15, 2013

Upcoming Events

* Summer Fitness Classes Offered

Join the fun and get in shape. New this summer, the Fitness Center will offer classes beginning Monday May 20. Classes will begin at 4:45 p.m. on Mondays - Zumba Tuesdays - Yoga Wednesdays - Line Dancing Thursdays - Total Fitness

Info You Should Know

* Time to Renew Your Fitness Center Locker!

It’s time to renew your locker. The summer fee is $3. Please pay at the Fitness Center.

* Free Copy of 2012 LinC Yearbook Available

If you would like a free copy of the award-winning 2012 LinC yearbook, stop by Student Publications, second floor Ridgway Center, to pick up a copy.  Copies are located right outside the door.  Help yourself!

* Pre-Approval Authorization for Distribution Services (PAADS) for FY13-14

Are you constantly seeking the appropriate signatures for “Copy Service Requests” and/or “In-House Office Supply” forms before submitting your request? Avoid the routing hassles by submitting a completed “PAADS” form with signature authorizations (per the UE Approval Policy.) today.  By obtaining pre-authorization for Distribution Services requests, requestors save valuable time for a fiscal year based on the dollar amount designated, account numbers provided and services requested on the PAADS form.

The renewal process is simple.
1. Print, complete, obtain authorized signature and submit the form via campus mail to Doris Cook/Distribution Services/GS the PAADS form which is located on either of the following websites on AceLink Areas under Forms & Instructions at
• Copy Services website at  http://acelink/Areas/CopyServices/
• Central Receiving website at http://acelink/Areas/CentralReceiving/

Note: Employee status changes (Requestors and Approvers) during a fiscal year will void a PAADS and a new approved PAADS will be necessary.

For questions, contact Doris Cook at extension 1067 or email dc47

* Join UE's Midwest Dragon Boat Team!

Come join TEAM UE as we attempt to defend our Gold bracket title in the Midwest Dragon Boat Race on June 1. This is a fun, exciting event that anyone can participate in (students, faculty, or staff). To sign up or for more information please  contact  Angie Stauber  ext 2622 or email as547 to be a team member.

* Applications Now Being Accepted for Dr. Marvin E. Hartig Scholarship

Family, friends and loved ones of Dr. Marvin E. Hartig are pleased to announce the application process for the Dr. Marvin E. Hartig Memorial Scholarship.  This scholarship is dedicated to the loving memory of Dr. Hartig, Dean of Evansville College’s Evening College in 1967, and administrator for the Center for Advanced Study, director of the Evansville chapter of the American Institute of Banking (AIB), and the international student advisor.  In 1974, Dr. Hartig was appointed Dean of Academic Services.  He retired in 1984 after serving his alma mater for thirty-five years and passed away in 2007.

Applicants must be sophomores in 2013-14 and must show demonstrated financial need on the 2013-14 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Preference will be given to a student working while being enrolled as a full-time student.  

International students are also encouraged to apply and should include in their essay any particular factors impacting their financial need and how the scholarship money will benefit them since international students do not have FAFSA forms on file. 

Applicants must submit the completed application and a typed statement (not to exceed one page), describing themselves, their scholastic and career goals, why they need this scholarship, and how the scholarship proceeds might be used.   

Completed applications are to be sent to the Office of Financial Aid by June 1, 2013.  Decisions will be announced by August 1, 2013.    Applications may be emailed to financialaid@evansville.edu; or JL25@evansville.edu

Athletics

* Western Kentucky Rallies Late to Top Aces, 7-6

The University of Evansville led 6-1 after five innings, but visiting Western Kentucky scored six unanswered runs to defeat the Purple Aces, 7-6, Tuesday night at Braun Stadium.

Freshman Jonathan Ramon led Evansville (21-32) at the plate by driving in three runs, going 1-for-3 with two runs scored.  Redshirt junior Johnny Day added a pair of RBI with a two-run single, while senior Jason Hockemeyer went 2-for-4 with a run scored.

Redshirt junior Sam Johns suffered the tough-luck loss on the mound, as he allowed just one run on one hit in 2.2 innings of relief.  Junior starter Cole Isom allowed five runs, four earned, and struck out one in 5.1 innings.

Western Kentucky (25-27) used seven pitchers in the win, as it was a staff day for the Hilltoppers.  Ian Tompkins earned the win, as he retired eight of the 10 batters he faced via strikeout, including seven-straight strikeouts, in his 2.2 innings of relief.

UE took advantage of a pair of WKU errors in the bottom of the first to grab an early 1-0 lead, as redshirt sophomore Kevin Kaczmarski reached on an error to lead off the Evansville first and later advanced to third on a single by Hockemeyer and yet another Western Kentucky miscue.  Ramon followed by reaching on a fielder’s choice, allowing Kaczmarski to score the first run of the ballgame.

The Hilltoppers tied the game in the top of the second, when Evansville returned the favor by committing an error of its own.  Devin Kelly led off the frame by getting hit by a pitch, moved into second on a ground out and took third, when Isom sent a pickoff attempt into center field.  Kelly tied the game at 1-1 by scoring on a Ryan Messex ground out.

The Aces regained the lead in the bottom of the fourth on an RBI single by redshirt sophomore Kyle Pollock and extended their lead to 6-1 with a four-run fifth.  Kaczmarski started a one-out rally with a single to center, senior Chris Pearson followed by getting hit by a pitch and Hockemeyer loaded the bases with a hit to shallow right.  Ramon drove in his second and third runs of the game with a double to the gap in right center, before Day capped the scoring with a two-run single back up the middle.

WKU’s bats came alive in the top of the sixth, as Western Kentucky was able to tie the game by scoring five runs on five hits, including four-straight singles.  Regan Flaherty, Kelly, Trevor Lowe and Steve Hodgins all drove in runs for the Hilltoppers in the frame.

UE had a chance to counter in the bottom of the inning, as redshirt junior Nick Hathcoat and Pearson walked, and Hockemeyer was hit by a pitch to load the bases with two outs, but Tompkins was able to get out of the jam by striking out Ramon and keeping Evansville off the scoreboard.

Scott Wilcox provided WKU with the game-winning hit in the top of the eighth by scoring Hodgins with a triple off the wall that gave Western Kentucky its first lead of the game, 7-6.

In the Aces’ half of the ninth, Pearson and Day stood at the corners with two outs, but the Hilltoppers got another key strikeout to seal the victory, as Taylor Haydel froze freshman Shain Showers with an inside fastball to end the game.

Evansville will close its regular season Wednesday at SIU Edwardsville, before opening the Missouri Valley Conference Tournament next Tuesday in Normal, Ill.  The first pitch between the Aces and Cougars is slated for 6 p.m.

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