The power is out this weekend with the continued construction on the data center
at Stratton. For information on what
systems are affected, please click here: http://www2.kutztown.edu/news-and-media/news-releases/june-2012/ku-network-information-systems-offline-this-weekend.htm
Other power outage notices:
On Jun. 30: In support of the Data Center renovations, there will be a power outage affecting the old section (South Wing) of the Stratton Administration Center on Saturday, Jun. 30. Power will be turned-off at 6 a.m. and should be restored by 5 p.m. that same day. Please note that the KU IT systems will be offline prior to, and after, the electrical outage. Please refer to previous announcements from Information Technology regarding the KU IT system outage schedule. Please direct any questions regarding the electrical outage to Chris Scott, project manager at email@example.com.
Terry D. Brown, director, Facilities Project Services
You Missed It:
(Announcements and other information that have previously appeared in the Daily Brief.)
Thank you to Dr. Dawn Slack for serving as the
interim associate dean of the
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences for the past two years. As of June 29, she
will return full time to the Department of Modern Language Studies.
Anne Zayaitz, dean, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
The following camps/conferences will be on campus from 7/1 - 7/7:
6/24 –7/1 KU Summer Chamber Music Festival
7/1-6 Elite Tennis Academy I
7/7-28 AFBE International Basketball
I am delighted to be able to tell you that Dr. Michelle Kiec has accepted the offer to become the associate dean for the College of Visual and Performing Arts.
Dr. Kiec comes to us from the University of Mary in Bismarck, North Dakota, where she has most recently served as the coordinator of Assessment and Accreditation and prior to that, as the chair of Department of Music, which had 17 faculty. She has extensive teaching experience, including experience at Clarion University from 1998-2000. Michelle earned a Bachelor of Arts in German and a Bachelor of Music in saxophone performance, graduating magna cum laude from SUNY Buffalo. She earned her master's in music and her doctorate of Musical Arts in clarinet performance from Johns Hopkins University, Peabody Conservatory of Music. Dr. Kiec has also been a very active presenter and performer. I know that you all will join with me in welcoming Dr. Kiec when she starts here on Aug. 27!
I would like to thank all of those involved in the search process, particularly, Dr. Peg Speirs, who chaired the search committee for this position, and the members of the search committee who devoted a great deal of their time to the selection process for this very important position and milestone in the evolution of the college.
William J. Mowder, dean, College of Visual & Performing Arts
The Summer Chamber Music Festival schedule. All workshops and performances are in the Georgian Room of Old Main.
The Art of Sight-reading
By concert pianist Maria Asteriadou, and violinist Kurt Nikkanen
Performance - Friday, June 29, 7:30 p.m.
Works by GLUCK, HAYDN, SCHUMANN, BRAHMS
Performed by Erin Adolt, Bria Blackshear, *Tony Cecere, Dean Deng, Puneeth Guruprasad, Georgia Lazaridou, Brian Lee, *Susanna Loewy, Pamina Nieves, *Kurt Nikkanen, Andres Sanchez, Alice Tsui, Yeyoung Yoon
Performance - Saturday, June 30, 7:30 p.m.
“Past and Present”
Works by MOZART, BRAHMS, SAINT-SAENS, RACHMANINOFF, BOLLING, DENG
Performed by Erin Adolt, Akari Armatas, *Maria Asteriadou, Isabelle Bender, Bria Blackshear, Janelle Decker, Ashley Fehnel, Kristina Fredriksen, Puneeth Guruprasad, Hyerin Kim, Ashley Lewis, *Adriana Linares, Amanda Miller, *Jesus Morales, Giovanni Nieves, *Kurt Nikkanen, Cynthia Salti, Andres Sanchez, Andrew Sitaric, Ben Solensky, Stephen Trapani
“Crossing the Equator”
Works by MILHAUD, GERSHWIN, IBERT, NIELSEN, NOON, PIAZZOLLA, SAINT-SAENS
Akari Armatas, *Maria Asteriadou,
Isabelle Bender, Janelle Decker, Dean Deng, Kristina Fredriksen, *Daniel Immel,
Hyerin Kim, Georgia Lazaridou, Brian Lee, Ashley Lewis, Amanda
Miller, Giovanni Nieves, Pamina Nieves, Timothy Salti, Andrew Sitaric,
Ben Solensky, Stephen Trapani
Come over to the Kutztown Folk Festival next week and enjoy lunch! From 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Monday-Friday, admission to the Kutztown Folk Festival is free for employees who present a KU ID at the Festival entrance on College Boulevard.
Kutztown Folk Festival office
Power out this weekend, 6/29-7/2 --- Because of the renovations to the KU Data Center, located behind the Stratton Administration Center, electrical power will need to be turned-off on three different weekends - which will mean outages in several main systems.
The three weekends planned for these outages: 6/29-7/2; 8/17-20; and 11/23-26.
Please see the information detailing these outages here: http://www.kutztown.edu/news/brief/2012/June/12-06-13DataCenterServiceOutageSchedule.pdf
Mitch Freed, assistant vice provost, Information Technology
The following camps/conferences will be on campus from 6/24-6/30:
6/23-29 Fellowship of Christian Athletics
6/23-29 Hope Lutheran Church Retreat
6/24-28 KU Swimming
6/24-29 TaLK Seminar (Tech and Languages Kickstart)
6/24 –7/1 KU Summer Chamber Music Festival