Bear Essentials

March 2, 2022

PSAC East Champion Women's Basketball Team Opens Post-Season

The Golden Bears host Lock Haven Wednesday night, March 2, at 5:30 p.m. at Keystone Arena. Tickets for KU students are FREE.

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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. .

Last Week to Take Campus Climate Survey - Final week to take Campus Climate Survey. Look for email from Closes March 4. Thirty KU students will win $50.

Women's Center Period Product Drive - Collecting period product donations and gift cards. Drop items off at Boxwood House any day or at event on March 8 at 11 am in MSU 223.

2022 Summer Painters (Temp Full Time) Needed - Facilities is looking for current KU Students for our Temp FT Summer Painters. If interested please apply on our online job board.

Undergraduate Student Commencement Speakers - Applications are being accepted from undergraduate students graduating this spring. Application Deadline: March 22.

Chancellor Visit - State System Chancellor Dan Greenstein will visit KU on Tue. March 29.  . An open forum will be held for the campus community 11 a.m. to 12:15 p.m., 183 McFarland Student Union. Please save the date/time.


Wed. March 2

Ash Wednesday Service - Lent Begins with Ash Wednesday Service, 9 PM, St. Christopher Catholic Newman Center.

Creating Your Personal Brand - 2 p.m. What does your brand say about you? Learn how to create a brand during your college years that will appeal to future employers! Stratton 116.

Tapping Non-Traditional Talent Pools - Introduces attendees to sourcing non-traditional talent, how to evaluate non-traditional talent skills/qualifications. 1 p.m., 2 p.m.

Reach Customers Online with Google - 1 p.m. Learn how customers find your business online and how to promote your business using Search Engine Optimization (SEO) and Smart Campaigns in Google Ads.

KU Hosts Lock Haven in PSAC Quarterfinal Round - KU women's basketball begins postseason play, hosting Lock Haven in the PSAC quarterfinals at 5:30 p.m., at Keystone Arena. (Live Stats | Live Video)

Thu. March 3

Safe Space Training - 11 am in Academic Forum Room 103. Safe Space Training: Creating Safe Space for LGBTQ+ People. RSVP via Engage.

Faculty First Thursday - Assistant Professor Megan O'Byrne will present This Land is Our Land: Protecting to Protect Places on the Margin.

Women's Herstory Month with Liz Plank - Join the Kutztown University Activities Board & the Office of Student Involvement at 7 p.m. in MSU for an amazing event.

Boxwood Study Night - Join us at the Boxwood House, 6-8 p.m.,  for a study night with snacks, computers, caffeine, and friends. Hosted by LGBTQ+ Resource and Women's centers.

Sip & Paint your Ace Pride at Boxwood House - 2 p.m. at the LGBTQ+ Resource Center. Meet others who identify on the Asexual/Aromantic spectrum & take a break between or after classes.

Designing Your Career Path - 11 a.m. Learn to access the latest career info & resources and discover the value of career exploration in making informed career decisions AF 102.

Peace Corps Info Session - 3 p.m. Join a Peace Corp representative to learn more about how to apply as well as how COVID has changed how they serve. Via Zoom.

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

Fri. March 4

Study Abroad Information Table - Visit us outside the Cub Cafe from 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. to learn more about study abroad.

Feminist Friday: I Am Not My Hair - 2 p.m. in the MCC Unity Room. Discussing the nuances and identity tied in with hair in the Black community. Hosted by Women's and Multicultural centers.

Feminist Friday: "Good Hair" Movie Screening - 5 p.m. in MSU 183. Join Feminist Friday as we watch the Chris Rock documentary.

Diversity Conference - Annual Diversity Conference is this Friday. Come for an hour or come all day! Lunch provided for commuters. Registration and complete schedule is on ENGAGE.

Sat. March 6

Women's Basketball Potential Playoffs - If KU wins Wednesday night, then the Golden Bears will host the PSAC Final Four Saturday at 1 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. in Keystone Hall.

Mon. March 7

President's Open Hour - Students are invited to speak with President Hawkinson during his open hour 3:30-4:30 p.m. in 303 Stratton Administration Center. President Hawkinson welcomes your thoughts, concerns, and suggestions regarding KU. Please let the president's office know you would like to attend by calling 610-683-4101.

Using Social Media in Your Job Search - 2 p.m. Learn how to use Linkedin and other social media sites to boost your career prospects. Via Zoom.

Tue. March 8

Amanda Holbrook Ed.D. Dissertation Defense - 10 a.m. via Zoom. Visit our dissertation webpage for more information.

Writing Your Resume & Cover Letter - 11 a.m. Learn the basics on how to write your resume and cover letter to best market your skills and obtain that interview! AF 101.

Successful Interviewing - 11 a.m. Jobs are WON in interviews. Find out what you must do before, during, and after your interview. Gain an advantage over the competition! Via Zoom.

What You Need to Know About Selling Online - In this workshop we’ll talk about ecommerce platforms, tips for product listings, shipping options, and getting started with promoting your new online shop.

Wed. March 9

Comedian JR De Guzman Discounted Tickets Available - Students are able to purchase discounted tickets for comedian JR De Guzman on March 9 at 7 p.m. at Reading Area Community College’s, Miller Center for the Arts.

GoinGlobal: Searching in the US & Abroad - 1 p.m. Learn about this internship and job search tool with over 16 million listings from the U.S. and around the world. Via Zoom.

Resume Labs - 1 p.m. This is an innovative group style workshop for students looking to enhance their current resume.  Bring a hard copy of your resume. OM 130.

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