We invite students, staff, and faculty to join us in celebrating the graduation of students who have been a part of the GLBTQ Resource Center or Allies during their college career at Kutztown University. The Lavender Graduates celebration will be held today, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., in the GLBTQ Resource Center, OM 4. If you are a December graduate and plan to attend, please contact the center at x6-6111. Refreshments will be served.
Please join me in
congratulating the members of Kutztown University’s Model UN Club on
their successful appearance at the recent University of Pennsylvania Model
United Nations Conference in Philadelphia. Two KU students received special
Jennifer Gaston received an "Honorable Delegate Award" representing Venezuela on the specialized UNESCO committee. Shawn O'Donnell received a "Verbal Commendation" representing Chen Yi in the Crisis Room called The Vietnam Quagmire.
,Model UN faculty advisor
The Sharadin Art Gallery’s hours are as follows:
Tuesday - Friday, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m., Saturday, Noon - 4 p.m., Sunday, 2 - 4 p.m. Students are invited to support the work of their peers. For more information on the exhibit and the department of Communication Design and the department of Art Education & Crafts, please visit http://www.kutztown.edu/acad/artgallery/ or http://www.kutztown.edu/academics/visual_arts/arted/.
If you made up your box, please drop it off at the Community Outreach Center, room MSU 281 , no later than Thursday, Dec. 16 , 11 a.m. If you need your box(es) picked up – we will do pick up on Tuesday and Thursday mornings this week and next –just email me with how many boxes and the location of the boxes.
application may be downloaded at
http://www.kutztown.edu/divisions/studentservices/do/awards.aspx by clicking
on "Academic Achievement Nominations" or by e-mailing a request to
Completed nomination forms must be submitted to the Office of the Associate Vice
President for Student Services and Campus Life, 262 McFarland Student Union by
Feb. 10. Any questions about the process may be directed to
Tune in to KUR this afternoon at 3 p.m. for our popular
campus/community issues talk show "Town and Gown on Common Ground!" Host Meghan
Godorov sits down this week with Kutztown Patriot editor Lisa Mitchell.
Then tomorrow, Dec. 8 at 3:45 p.m., check out our popular
"Diversity Rest Stop" radio interview program. Recently, we were contacted by
the College of Business to ask us to help them record a podcast about their
department for use on their website. Seeing this as a great broadcast for our
"Diversity Rest Stop" as well, you can hear the interview with Dean William
Dempsey and learn about the many great services the KU College of Business has
to offer! Diversity
and Multiculturalism is what we do here on KUR! Thanks for listening to the
Radio Voice of Kutztown University, KUR!
In addition, we are having a one-day-only buy one, get one FREE sweatshirt sale on Thursday, Dec. 9. Four hooded sweatshirts and one crew neck style are included. Buy one sweatshirt at $29.99, get the second sweatshirt free, while supplies last. Remember, we provide free gift bags with any purchase of $5 or more. Happy holidays from the KU Student Bookstore.
Wednesday, Dec. 8
Men's basketball vs. Holy Family, 7 p.m. (Keystone Arena)
ACADEMICS The University Curriculum Committee (UCC) will meet on Thursday, Dec. 9 at 11 a.m., in MSU 312, in a continuation meeting to consider curricular proposals on the remainder of its November agenda, which can be found online at http://www.kutztown.edu/committees/ucc/agenda.html. As always, individuals and/or departments with proposals on the agenda are invited and encouraged to attend to answer any questions that may arise.
The latest issue of Professional Contributions is available at this link: http://www.kutztown.edu/news/brief/2010/December/10-12-06_ProfCont.pdf
The following DVDs were added to the media library and are now available in the AV Center:
be open to staff and faculty on Tuesday.
be open to staff and faculty on Tuesday.
You Missed It:
(Announcements and other information that have previously appeared in the Daily Brief.)
The last Student Union Art Gallery Exhibition of the semester is currently on display featuring paintings by Alex Echevarria. The show will be up until Friday, Dec. 17 and the catered opening reception is scheduled for tomorrow night, 6-7 p.m. If you haven't made it to an opening yet... now's your chance!
The KU Philosophy Club will meet on Friday, Dec. 10, 4:30 p.m. in MSU 250 President's Room. Professor Hugh Lacey from the department of Philosophy at Swarthmore College, will be speaking on "Science and Values."
Peter Secor, president; Allan Bäck, advisor
Thank you to all faculty and support staff for submitting your textbook
adoption and course material information to the bookstore. Your
timely efforts will make it possible to purchase more textbooks from students
when textbook buyback begins this week. This will put cash in students’
pockets and increase the number of used textbooks available next semester,
saving them a substantial amount of money.
Open Room Change instructions for current residents have been distributed to student e-mail accounts. Available spaces are viewable now through the housing portal of On Line Student Services. This process runs through noon on Thursday, Dec. 9. Please feel free to visit the Housing Office in 106 Old Main if you have questions, or call x3-4027.
assistant director, Housing & Residential Services
The Delta Alpha Pi Honor Society (DAP) will hold a Bake Sale on Wednesday, Dec. 8 in the lobby of McFarland Student Union, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Come and get some goodies and support this academic honor society.