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March 16, 2022

Get a Jump Start with 2022 KU Summer Sessions

Session I: May 31-July 1, Session II: July 11-August 11.

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Announcements

Student Government Board Nominations 2022/2023 - Want to be an advocate for students? Join SGB! Nominate yourself on Engage from March 21 at noon through March 28 at noon. Contact with questions.

KUCC Accepting Student Submissions - KU Composition Conference is now accepting student submissions of essays, presentations, digital projects, & more.

Register to Vote for the May Primary - You must be registered by May 2 to vote in Pennsylvania's primary, which is Tuesday, May 17.  If you want a mail-in ballot, you must request by May 10.

Search for Social Justice/UK Study Abroad Program - In partnership with the Black Atlantic Research Institute, join drs. James Jackson and Maria Sanelli in Preston, England during Summer II. They welcome students to take classes during this session.

Events

Wed. March 16

Women’s Lacrosse vs. Wilmington - 4 p.m. Keystone Field (Live Stats | Live Video)

Thu. March 17

Science Olympiad - KU hosts Central East Regional Science Olympiad.

So You Want to Launch a Small Retail Business - 1 p.m. With more than 96% of all retailers there’s a good chance there are lessons to be learned from your peers.

Fri. March 18

Baseball vs. Lock Haven - 2 p.m. North Campus Field (Live Stats)

Mon. March 21

Spring Break Ends

Spring 2022 Grad Fest - MSU 218. 11 a.m. - 7 p.m. A one-stop-shop for all your May graduation needs. Verify your graduation status, purchase discounted cap and gown, and much more.

How to Work a Career Fair - 1 p.m. Find out how to work a job fair: what to do before you arrive, how to work your way around the room and preparing your 30 second commercial! via zoom

RAD (Rape, Aggression, & Defense) Training - Sign up now for this important, free resource.  Open to female students.  March 21 (Old Main 22A), March 22 (Georgian Room). 6 p.m. .

Cryptic Clues: Murder Mystery Night - Join KU Activities Board (KUAB) and Student Involvement (OSI) for a night of fun as we pick your brain & uncover clues to solve murder mystery cases together.

Soft Skills: What Employers Want - 3 p.m. Employers want you to have soft skills. What are soft skills? Communication, professionalism, critical thinking and many more. via zoom.

Tue. March 22

Spring 2022 Grad Fest - MSU 218. 11 a.m. - 7 p.m. A one-stop-shop for all your May graduation needs. Verify your graduation status, purchase discounted cap and gown, and much more.

Study Abroad Information Session - Come visit us in MSU 116, the Mini-Auditorium from 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. to learn more about the study abroad process.

ISO Game: Squid Game 2.0 Informational Table - 11 a.m. - 12 p.m. In front of MSU 218.  Ask questions about the game and play Dakji. Purchase ticket directly by cash, Venmo, Cashapp or website.

SGB Recruitment Table - If you have questions for SGB during nominations week, stop by our table in the MSU from 11 a.m. - 12 p.m. We will have informational handouts and promo items.

Salary Negotiation - 11 a.m. Learn how to begin your careers smartly, how to benchmark your worth, and how to negotiate for an equitable salary! via zoom

Writing Your Resume & Cover Letter - 1 p.m. Learn the basics on how to write your resume and cover letter to best market your skills and obtain that interview! via zoom

Wed. March 23

Breaking the Mold: Honoring Non-Binary Experience - Noon - 2 p.m., Sharadin 108. Honoring Non-Binary Experience, a collab between the LGBTQ+ Resource Center & Clay Club.

Open Hour with Provost - 1 p.m. in Old Main concourse (east side). Students are invited to drop by and chat with the Provost, Dr. Lorin Basden Arnold, during her open office hour.

LinkedIn Workshop - 1 p.m. Learn how to build and/or update your current LinkedIn profile. RL 23.

Resumania Table - Noon - 4 p.m. Are you prepared for the job & internships fairs? Get yourself ready by visiting table D in the MSU Lobby. Bring your resume for review.

Grad School Fair: KU Programs - 3 - 5 p.m. Thinking about grad school? See what programs are offered here at Kutztown. via zoom.

KU Student Success & Academic Excellence

Weekly Success Tip

HAPPY SPRING BREAK

Tackle large course assignments and catch up on reading. Spring Break is a great time to think forward with the end of the semester in mind.