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NEWS RELEASE
March 1, 2010
Contact: Steve Rottinghaus, Baker University public relations director, (785) 594-8330 or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Baker University to test B-Alert, participate in tornado drill

Baldwin City, Kan. — In conjunction with Severe Weather Awareness Week March 8-12, Baker University plans to test its B-Alert Safety Notification System and participate in a statewide tornado drill on Tuesday, March 9.

The B-Alert test will precede the sirens, scheduled to sound at 1:30 p.m. on March 9 in Baldwin City.

After the sirens sound, the University will stage a tornado drill exercise at Mabee Hall. Baldwin City emergency officials plan to participate in the exercise.

If there is a threat of severe weather on March 9, the drill we be canceled.

Baker students, faculty and staff are encouraged to be aware of the designated shelter areas in each building. If the designated area is unknown, go to the basement or interior walls of the lower floors.

Listed below are the designated shelter areas by building:

Bennett Art: relocate to Mulvane Hall — basement interior hallways near classrooms

Case Hall: basement hallway

Osborne Chapel: lower level

Collins Center: hallway areas — preferably north and racquetball courts

Constant Hall: lower level — west end of hallway

Harter Union: basement

Health Center: relocate to Collins Gym

Library: basement hallway — north and south

Mabee Hall: ground floor — interior hallway, west of weight room

Mulvane: basement — interior hallways near classrooms

Owens Musical Arts Building: basement — interior hallway

Rice Auditorium: main floor — under balcony

Parmenter Hall: basement – interior hallway

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NEWS RELEASE
Feb. 25, 2010
Contact: Steve Rottinghaus, Baker University public relations director, (785) 594-8330 or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Department of Theatre to present ‘Dracula’

Baldwin City, Kan. — Baker University’s Department of Theatre will present “Dracula,” a stage play adapted by Hamilton Deane and John L. Balderston, on March 4-7 at Rice Auditorium.

Showtimes are 7:30 p.m. March 4-6 and 2 p.m. March 7. Admission is free.

Tom Heiman, assistant professor of theatre, will direct the play.

Cast and crew members are:

Dr. Seward: Josh Morgan

Harker: Patrick King

Van Helsing: Justin Whittaker

Dracula: Kyle Dyck

Renfield: Aaron Schopper

Mina Seward: Kari Hilmes

Attendant:Bryce Lathrop

Maid: Kyrie Bair

Lucy Weston: Haven Ashley

Stage manager: Megan Nelson

Lighting designer: Rachael Moon

Costume designer: M.J. Mingus

Sound designer: Justin Whittaker

FX designer: Andrew Simons and Tyler Falck

Props master: Brandi Dority

Make-up designer: Ali Waston

Production manager/ PR: Patti Heiman

Sound board opp.: Meredith Hodges

Light board opp.: Lindley Fritz

Make-up crew: Ashley Bledsoe

FX/crew: Andrew Krievens

Crew: Bill Moore

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NEWS RELEASE
Feb. 25, 2010
Contact: Steve Rottinghaus, Baker University public relations director, (785) 594-8330 or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Instructor named president and COO of Flint Telecom Group

Overland Park, Kan. — Bernie Fried, an adjunct instructor who teaches management and leadership courses in Baker University’s master’s program at the School of Professional and Graduate Studies, has been appointed president and chief operating officer of Flint Telecom Group, Inc.

With a background in business development, operations and sales, Fried has more than 30 years of telecom and technology experience. He has served as a consultant for American Electric Power, AT&T, Capital One, Telstra and Nippon Telephone.

Fried currently teaches MBA 580 Executive Leadership in Baker’s master’s program. He also has taught BU 220 Foundations of Business Management in the associate’s program and BBA 351 Management and Leadership in the bachelor’s program.

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NEWS RELEASE
Feb. 18, 2010
Contact: Steve Rottinghaus, Baker University public relations director, (785) 594-8330 or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Musicians to perform with Kansas Intercollegiate Honor Band

Baldwin City, Kan. — The following Baker University musicians will perform with the Kansas Intercollegiate Honor Band at the Kansas Music Educators In-Service Conference on Feb. 26 in Wichita:

Kat Niehues, bassoon, Baldwin City; Bryce Lathrop, alto saxophone, Independence, Mo.; Matt Ingram, French horn, Lenexa; Kyle Detrick, string bass, Olathe; Mariah Barnett, cello, Salina; and Eric Loux, cello, Lawrence.

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