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Wednesday, May 22, 2013

Info You Should Know

* Libraries Announces Memorial Day Closing

UE Libraries will be closed for Memorial Day on Monday, May 27th.  Libraries resume regular Summer Hours on May 28th.  Contact William Louden, University Librarian with questions at either 488.2376 or wflouden@evansville.edu.

* USPS Closed on Monday, May 28, 2013 for Memorial Day

This is a reminder that the United States Postal Service (U.S.P.S.) will be closed Memorial Day, Monday, May 27, 2013,  For mailing questions, contact Mail Services at extension 2197.

* 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

* 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

Congratulations

* Matthew Knoester

Assistant Professor of Education Matthew Knoester's book, Democratic Education in Practice: Inside the Mission Hill School (Teachers College Press), was selected as a finalist for the National Indie Excellence Book Awards for books published with small presses.

Athletics

* Missouri State Scores Two in Ninth to Top UE in MVC Tournament

The University of Evansville baseball team suffered a heartbreaking 2-1 defeat in its Missouri Valley Conference Tournament opener Tuesday night at Duffy Bass Field in Normal, Ill., as No. 4 seed Missouri State scored both of its runs in the bottom of the ninth to walk off with the victory.

Evansville (22-33) scored its lone run in the top of the first inning, when senior Jason Hockemeyer drove in redshirt sophomore Kevin Kaczmarski, who led off the game with a double to the gap in left center, with a two-out single back up the middle.

Seven Aces recorded hits in the contest, with Kaczmarski leading UE by going 2-for-4 with a double and a run scored.  Hockemeyer finished 1-for-4 with the lone RBI for Evansville, while freshman Shain Showers finished 1-for-4 with a double.

Senior Kyle Lloyd made the Aces’ lone run stand up until the bottom of the ninth, when Missouri State (31-21) was able to push the game-winning runs across.  Lloyd allowed two runs, one earned, on just four hits in his 8.2 innings of work, while striking out five and walking four.

UE had its chances to add to its lead, as it stranded eight base runners, including six in scoring position.  Evansville’s best chance came in the sixth, when junior Jake Mahon led off the inning with an infield single, before being retired on an unsuccessful sacrifice bunt attempt by Hockemeyer.  Mahon was then caught stealing for the second out of the inning, before freshman Jonathan Ramon drew a two-out walk and redshirt junior Johnny Day singled.  MSU starter Nick Petree got out of the jam by striking out redshirt sophomore Kyle Pollock to end the inning.

Lloyd also worked out of jams in the fifth and seventh, before Missouri State’s two-run ninth.  Tate Matheny coaxed a walk to start the rally and Spencer Johnson followed with a single to put runners on first and second with no outs.  Back-to-back errors allowed Matheny to score and loaded the bases for the Bears.  Lloyd was able to get Conor Smith to ground out to third for the first out of the frame, before Travis McComack ended the game with a sacrifice fly to left, allowing Luke Voit to tag and score from third without a throw.

Evansville will attempt to rebound and keep its season alive tomorrow at 12:30 p.m., when it takes on the loser of the Illinois State/Bradley game.

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