KU Health Promotion Services and PASHHE are sponsoring a video contest. Winning video at KU will win a $200 cash prize and will go on to compete in the PASHHE contest. For details of #what’syourthing, please visit: http://www.kutztown.edu/divisions/studentservices/departments/hwcs/education/index.aspx. Submission deadline is April 1.
Frances C. Cortez Funk, director, Health Promotion Services
APSCUF-KU is offering five (5) $500 scholarships to students returning in the Fall 2012. Applications are available on the website – www.apscuf.org/kutztown, (click on "chapter website"), at the APSCUF office, OM203A, at the main desks in each dorm, and in MSU.
Gregory Setliff, Chair APSCUF-KU Student Liaison
The Conference Task Force of the International Affairs Committee is pleased to invite you to an exciting conference on “The Caribbean” scheduled for Tuesday, Mar. 27 in the Multi-Purpose Room of MSU. The day will feature a keynote address by preeminent Caribbean scholar Dr. Silvio Torres-Saillant, professor of English at Syracuse University, followed by a presentation by Ernesto Bazan, an internationally renowned photographer who chronicled the Special Period in Cuban history with his camera. Afternoon sessions will be conducted by Dr. Kovats-Bernat, associate professor of Anthropology at Muhlenberg College, as well KU faculty Dr. Robert Portada, assistant professor of Political Science and Dr. James Delle, professor of Anthropology.
Sessions run all day Tuesday from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. and are free and open to the public. You are invited to participate in any and all of these informative and engaging presentations and sessions, to bring your students, and to encourage them to attend. We hope you can join us there.
Mathias Le Bossé, chair, Conference Task Force, International Affairs Committee
Attention AFSCME and SCUPA members - There is a limited number of “membership grants” available for the Kutztown Area Toastmasters organization. For information on the “membership grant” check out this link: http://kunited.kutztown.edu/organization/kat/DocumentLibrary/view/88777
The MSU will be operating under special hours for spring break as follows:
Friday, Mar. 9 – 7 a.m.- 6 p.m.
Closed Saturday, Mar. 10 & Sunday, Mar. 11
Monday, Mar. 12 through Friday, Mar. 16 – 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Closed Saturday, Mar. 17 & Sunday, Mar. 18
Normal business hours resume Mar. 19
Jennifer Tanzos, Secretary
University-wide Committees: The willingness-to-serve for the university-wide committees is due on Friday, Mar. 9. We currently do not have enough faculty that are willing to serve on these very important committees. We need to fill the following vacancies: Promotion - 3, Tenure - 4 and Sabbatical Leave - 4.
Joo Tan, chair, APSCUF-KU Nominations & Elections
The Student Recreation Center will be operating under the following special hours during spring break:
Friday, Mar. 9: 6 a.m.-6 p.m.
Saturday, Mar. 10 – Sunday, Mar. 11: CLOSED
Monday, Mar. 12 – Friday, Mar. 16: 6 a.m.-6 p.m.
Saturday, Mar. 17: CLOSED
Sunday, Mar. 18 (regular hours resume): 1 p.m.- 11 p.m.
The Keystone Hall Pool
Friday, Mar. 9: 8 a.m.-9 a.m. and Noon-1 p.m.
Saturday, Mar. 10 - Sunday, Mar. 11: CLOSED
Monday, Mar. 12 - Friday, Mar. 16: 8 a.m.-9 a.m. and Noon-1 p.m.
Saturday, Mar. 17: CLOSED
Regular hours of operation will resume on Sunday, Mar. 18 from 7 p.m.-10 p.m.
*There will be no group exercise classes over break, classes will resume on Sunday, Mar. 18*
Tracy Turner, office manager, Recreational Services