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March 3, 2021

40th Annual Job Fair for Educators

The 40th Annual KU Job Fair for Educators will be held on Mon. March 8 from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. Over 90 employers will be present. Please pre-register on Handshake.

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Announcements

2021 Summer Painters (Temp Full Time) needed - We are looking for current KU Students for our Temp FT Summer Painters. If interested please apply on our online job board. Deadline to apply is Fri. March 5.

$100 Bonus Offer From PSECU - For a limited time, apply for a PSECU checking account with debit card and get $100 when you activate online banking. Join for free.

Financial Fitness ChallengeBe one of the first 2,021 students (statewide) to complete the Financial Fitness Challenge and receive a $10 Amazon e-gift card.

Mock Interview Mania Juniors and seniors, interested in receiving some real feedback on your interviewing skills? Record one 15-20 minute mock interview and have a friendly/experienced employer volunteer review it. Deadline to submit is Wed. March 10. Email careerhelp@kutztown.edu for details.

Women's History Month - March is Women's History Month and Kutztown University has planned a variety of events to celebrate.

Gimme A Break! Kutztown Wellness Days - Relax and check out the self-care and fun around campus to help you center yourself this semester. March 10 & April 20. Register & learn more.

Events

Wed. March 3

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.

Mid-Week Meditation - 3 p.m. Find a comfy spot & relax while we guide you through some meditation.

Social Media Strategy 101 - 11 a.m. - 12 p.m. This workshop will cover how to: assess if you are ready for social media, choose the right platforms, and analyze your target audience.

Work Smarter This Year With Google's Tools - 1 - 2 p.m. You’ll learn how to organize emails into tasks in one step, use voice-to-text, create Calendar work blocks to manage your time, and more.

    Thu. March 4

    Safe Space Training - 11 a.m. Interested in being Safe Space trained? Join us for an in-person training with our GA Justin in AF 103.

    STD Screening at Health Center, Beck Hall - 10 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.  KU ID and Appointment required; call 610-683-4082. Wear a face mask and practice social distancing.  Testing is free and confidential.

    Internship & Job Search Strategies11 a.m. Discover the ways to find jobs and internships as well as learning the art of networking & tips to locate "hidden jobs."

    Creating Your Personal Brand11 a.m. What does your brand say about you? Learn how to create a brand during your college years that will appeal to future employers.

    How to Work a Career Fair2 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.

    Alpha Sigma Tau’s Annual Mr. KU Pageant - 7:30 p.m. Mr. KU is being held virtually on Zoom; the link will be posted on our Instagram. Videos are posted on @mrku_astkutztown. Voting is open now.

    Career Development Center Mini-Workshop Marathon6 - 7:30 p.m. Successful Interviewing 6 p.m., Internship & Job Search 6:30 p.m., Thinking About Graduate School 7 p.m.

    Fri. March 5

    Feminist Friday - 1 p.m. Topic: What Do You Do to De-Stress. Discussion and Activity via Zoom. Stop by the Women's Center for a supply bag (or refill kit if you participated last semester).

    ALLIES.KUTZTOWN Roommate Social 1:30 p.m. Come join us at the Old Main Concourse for some fun, mindful mingling and find a roommate for next semester.

    First Friday SaleSave 20% on apparel & gifts today only. In-store & online.

      Mon. March 8

      International Women's Day Celebration - 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. Stop by the Women's Center at OM 126 to celebrate how “womanhood” and self-care is experienced around the globe and pick up a self-care bag.

      How to Work a Career Fair1 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.

      International Women's Day Discussion5 p.m. Join us for an online presentation and discussion on "Discovering your Femininity."

      Elizabeth Schucker EDD Dissertation Defense - 9:30 a.m. The College of Education is hosting a public oral dissertation defense by Elizabeth Schucker entitled "Changed Agents: Cultivating Students’ Civic Identity Through Participation in a Social Justice-Themed Book Club as a Subversive Approach to Critical Literacy in Education."

      Music Mondays Live-Stream - 7:30 p.m. Did you miss Music Monday this week? Watch the recording & check our Facebook for upcoming events. 

      Tue. March 9

      TB Testing at Health Center-Beck Hall, First Floor - Tue. March 9, 9 a.m.–12:30 p.m. Return Thu. March 11, 11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. for results. Appointment required. $12 Fee charged to KU Account.

      Online Course: Staying Motivated & Disciplined - 11 a.m. How do you remain motivated? Join us on Zoom to share and discover new strategies.

      Interested in Studying Abroad?Want to study abroad at Temple Japan, Temple Rome, or Temple Spain? Come to the info session on Tue. 3/9 at 12 p.m. Contact sarah.short@temple.edu with questions.

      Internship & Job Fair for Human Services, Government & The Arts1 - 4 p.m. Please join us for the Virtual Internship & Job Fair for Human Services, Government and the Arts jobs. Pre-Register on Handshake.

      Women in Math/Physics Talk5 p.m. Dr. Beatrice Riviere, Rice University: "Numerical methods in porous media - theory and application" - See link for details and Zoom ID.

      Wed. March 10

      Wellness Day - There are no classes on this day. Join the campus community for a cosmic wellness day with axe throwing, henna and more. Free food, giveaways and lots of fun! (Review the full schedule

      First Step to Starting Your Business - 10 - 11 a.m. Join us for our interactive webinar designed for people who are thinking about starting a business or are in the early stages of starting.

      KU STUDENT SUCCESS

      Weekly Success Tip

      Textbook Reading Tips & Tricks - Check out the SQ4R reading system.  SQ4R is designed to help students study their textbooks and apply reading and note taking skills.