In addition, we will have limited services during the 'go-live' period of time of PeopleSoft scheduled for the end of February through the beginning of March. More information will be shared on our website when available.
Bears, ranked 16th in the College Premier League by Rugbymag.com entering the
tournament, return to action March 19 at home against Penn State.
Congratulations to Dr. Chris Winslow, assistant professor, biological sciences for being included in a story regarding the threat that invasive round gobies pose to Lake Erie. The story was picked up by several news outlets including: http://www.portclintonnewsherald.com/article/20110203/NEWS01/102030309/Asian-carp-aren-t-only-threat-to-Lake-Erie
Congratulations to the Kutztown University Rugby Club, runner-up at this past weekend’s USA 7s Collegiate Rugby Championships in Las Vegas. The Golden Bears went 6-1 over two days with impressive wins over University of San Diego, Brown University, UCLA, Whittier College, Air Force Academy and University of Delaware to advance to Saturday night’s championship. KU fell to Central Washington in the title game by a score of 14-0. The Golde
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Just a quick reminder of the deadline for The Daily Brief – it’s 2 p.m. the day before publication. Thanks all.
Sean Dallas, University Relations
PASSHE Student Certification reminder - This notice is not for AFSCME or SCUPA employees (members of PEBTF). PASSHE student certification forms were sent out via email on January 24, 2011 to employees with dependent students over age 19. Certification forms and National Clearinghouse or Registrar verification of full-time status for Spring, 2011 semester are due back in H.R. by February 28, 2011 to ensure uninterrupted coverage for your dependent. If forms are not received, dependent coverage will be ended retroactively to January 1, 2011 and COBRA notification will be issued. As always, if your dependent is no longer a FT student, H.R. should be promptly notified. Questions addressed to Ask HR a Question will be replied to promptly.
The College Election Poll Worker Initiative helps students get involved as poll workers. Earn $100 for a day's work. For more information or if you would like us to visit your organization for a 5-10 minute presentation. email@example.com
Frederick Douglass: A Legacy - The Frederick Douglass Institute presents the first installment in its spring discussion series. Join us in the Rohrbach Library 103B on Wednesday, Feb. 16 from noon to 1 p.m. as we welcome Dr. C. James Trotman to discuss his new biography on abolitionist and feminist, Frederick Douglass. Snacks and refreshments will be provided. For more information, please contact Taheerah Holston at firstname.lastname@example.org. For future events, please check our website at http://www.kutztown.edu/academics/douglass/News-Events.htm
Frederick Douglass Institute
Marriage Equality Feature Presentation: Freeheld
- On Feb. 15 at 7 p.m. in the MSU Alumni Auditorium (room 183), the GLBTQ Resource Center will be sponsoring a free screening of the documentary Freeheld as a part of Marriage Equality Week. Freeheld follows the legal battle of Lieutenant Laurel Hester, a dying New Jersey police officer, who fights to transfer her pension to her domestic partner. This event is open to students, faculty, staff, alumni and the public. For more information, please call the GLBTQ Resource Center at x6-4111.
Do you know someone who is doing an EXCELLENT job? Nominate him or her for a PAWS for EXCELLENCE Award! PAWS for EXCELLENCE is an employee-to-employee program, designed to recognize random acts of exceptional service within our community. PAWS stands for Professionalism and Pride in the University, Above and Beyond, Winning Attitude, and Star Service. If you want to nominate an excellent coworker, complete the electronic form and submit it to Alexis Martin. If you have any questions about the program, please contact human resources. http://hr.dept.kutztown.edu/protected/pfe/index.html
Black History Month art exhibit in the Rohrbach Library - Come to the Rohrbach Library this month to see “Success From the Past,” an art exhibit showcasing artwork by Sandi Turner and Ed Terrell, which is part of the African American Art Coalition of Reading, Pa. In addition to the art itself, an artist Q&A reception will take place Feb. 24 from 5 - 7 p.m. For more information on the exhibit and artists, please go to the Rohrbach Library blog at: http://rohrbachlibrary.wordpress.com/2011/02/08/ed-terrell-and-success-from-the-past/ or contact professor Bruce Jensen at email@example.com or x3-4766.
Karen J. Wanamaker
, assistant professor,Outreach Librarian
Marriage Equality Workshops - Robyn Ochs, nationally recognized author and award-winning activist, will be facilitating two marriage equality workshops on Thursday, Feb. 17. “I Now Pronounce You Equal” will be presented at 3 p.m. in the MSU Alumni Auditorium (183) and “Beyond Binaries: Identity and the Sexuality Spectrum” will be presented at 7 p.m. in the MSU Multipurpose Room (218). Students, faculty, staff, alumni and the public are all welcome to attend. These workshops are sponsored by the GLBTQ Resource Center. For more information call the GLBTQ Resource Center at x6-4111.