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Monday, June 10, 2013

What's Happening Today

* Wellness Nurse on Campus Today

The employee wellness nurse will be in the Koch Center North Lobby from  1-3 p.m., on Monday, June 10. You may also contact the nurse by email


Upcoming Events

* Summer Session I Buyback

The UE Bookstore will have a two day end of Summer Session I buyback on Thursday & Friday, June 13-14 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day. We will freely quote any book whether used on this campus or not. Bring in any book that you might not want anymore. Please bring your ID with you. If questions please contact the Bookstore at x2678.

* Join UE's Race for the Cure Team

This year’s race will be on Saturday Sept 28 in Downtown Evansville.  Please join Team UE now and get an “early bird” discount through June 30 at  Questions?  Please contact Jen at x2021 or jj130.

* Summer College Looking for Volunteers

Summer College is a program organized by the Evansville Association for the Blind (EAB)and held on UE's campus during the summer II session. The program is open for students with any disability giving them a chance to explore college as a possible option for their future. EAB is currently looking for volunteers to be readers for the program. The number of hours you volunteer is flexible. Reading will mainly involve reading tests and recording answers, but could also involve reading class handouts and text books to students. If interested in volunteering please email Krysti Hughes at You may contact Debbie Brenton at 488-2663 or with any questions. Additional information about the program can be found at


Info You Should Know

* Summer I Rental Returns due

This is a reminder that books rented for Summer Session I are due back in the UE Bookstore at the end of the session, June 14 unless other arrangements are made. After the duedate you may be assessed a late fee. If you have any questions please contact the UE Bookstore.

* Wellness Screening Signup/Registration Now Available

Schedule your appointment for the health screenings begining June 10. Log into AceLink anytime between Monday, June 10 until Friday, June 21 at 4:30 p.m. Please schedule an appointment for you insured spouse, too. If you need to change/cancel an appointment, do this in AceLink, too, but please cancel any existing appointment. As a reminder, HRA credit is earned by attending a health screening. HRA insured attend at no cost. Non-HRA employees/spouses may also attend but will be charged $34 at the time of the screening. Another screening will be held in September if you are unable to attend this one. You may contact the employee wellness nurse for any questions by emailing

* Accounting & Audit News

Accounting and Audit is no longer accepting budget adjustments for fiscal year 2012-13.  If you have any questions, you may call Michele Adams at ext. 2183.


Sympathy to...

* Cherie Leonhardt and Family

Our condolences to Cherie Leonhardt, coordinator of Veterans Affairs and assistant director of the Honors Program, on the death of her brother Charles Steven Richardson of Indianapolis, Indiana. Steven passed away on June 4. A memorial service will be held on Tuesday, June 11 at 1:00 p.m. at West Morris Street Free Methodist Church in Indianapolis.



* Kyle Lloyd Taken In 29th Round Of MLB Draft

University of Evansville right-hander Kyle Lloyd was selected by the San Diego Padres in the 29th round of the Major League Baseball Draft on Saturday afternoon.

He was taken with the 868th pick in the 29th round of the draft, which is in the third day and consists of 40 rounds.

The Carmel, Ind. product finished his senior campaign at UE with a 7-4 record while posting a 2.59 ERA over the course of 94 innings of work.  His 99 strikeouts as a senior was the fourth most by an Aces pitcher all-time while his ERA was also one of the top ten seasons in program history.

Lloyd’s senior season was also one of the best in the Missouri Valley Conference in 2013.  His strikeout total was second in the league behind only Nick Petree of Missouri State, who was taken in the 9th round by the St. Louis Cardinals.  He also ranked 7th in the conference in opposing batting average (.218) while his ERA was 7th overall.


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