Employees enrolled in PASSHE benefits with Highmark (Non-AFSCME or
SCUPA): Information regarding Phase 5 of Healthy U Wellness
program including the link to
Healthy U general information page has been posted to the
Please take a moment to review this valuable information as well as the
Health Initiatives for campus wellness programs. John
C. Cavanaugh, Ph.D. , c
Dear PASSHE Community,
C. Cavanaugh, Ph.D.
, chancellor, Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education
As part of the campus wellness initiative, we are pleased to offer programs that cover healthy eating, exercise and life style habits that may reduce the risk of chronic disease. The first program being offered is “Maintain Your Mind” - Registration begins Monday, Oct. 3 and runs thru Friday, Oct. 7, 2011, with a program start date of Oct. 10, 2011. Information on this program as well as the other programs being offered is available on H.R. website at: http://hr.dept.kutztown.edu/health.html. For those employees with Healthy U wellness program (not PEBTF members), completion of programs offered will earn points (as indicated for each program) toward completion of Phase 5 requirements.
Jean Adam, benefits manager, Human Resources
The University Curriculum Committee (UCC) will meet on Thursday, Sept. 29, at 11 a.m., in MSU 312, to consider the curricular proposals on its September agenda, which can be found online at http://www.kutztown.edu/committees/ucc/agenda.html. Individuals and/or departments with proposals on the agenda are invited and encouraged to attend to answer any questions that may arise.
R.S. Schaeffer, chair, University Curriculum Committee
Alpha Beta Alpha, Kutztown University's library science fraternity, is hosting its annual Scholastic book fair this week in the Rohrbach Library. The book fair is being held on the first floor of the library across from the coffee shop. The hours for the book fair are listed below:
Tuesday (Sept. 27): 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Wednesday (Sept. 28): 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Thursday (Sept. 29): 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Friday (Sept. 30): 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Eloise M. Long, chair, Library Science/Instructional Technology
Ending Racism In About An Hour - Come and enjoy a hilarious and insightful performance by W. Kamau Bell Curve on Wednesday, Sept. 28, MSU 218, at 8 p.m. Sponsored by Association for Campus Events through SGB.
Petritsa Chatzitziva, assistant director, Student Union & Involvement Services
The KU Student Bookstore is hosting a store event for the first annual National Student Day on Thursday, Oct. 6 beginning at 11 a.m. More than 500 other college stores are participating in this special day to celebrate volunteerism and social responsibility. Students are encouraged to submit stories of their volunteer experiences to enter a contest and win prizes. All entries will be on display in the store during the event, and there will also be give-aways, free snacks and coffee. Please share with the active students you know, who deserve to be acknowledged for their efforts by their peers. More information is available on our Facebook Event page.
The latest Professional Contributions is available: http://www.kutztown.edu/news/brief/2011/September/11-09-12ProfessionalContributions.pdf
College of Business Advisory Board Career Series Event: “Ethics in the Workplace” - Monday, Oct. 3, 6 p.m. in Room 183, MSU. Dr. William Dempsey, dean, College of Business and Mr. Peter Rittenhouse, chairman, College of Business Advisory Board, will introduce members of the Board. Mr. Gregory Kuritz ’86, will serve as facilitator for the program. The program is open to all KU students. For more information about the program visit the College of Business website: http://www.kutztown.edu/academics/business/events.aspx.
Judy A. Fritch, administrative assistant, College of Business