Bear Essentials

Oct. 30, 2019

Watch KU Football, undefeated and ranked #1 in the region, on TV Saturday

Kutztown University's football game at West Chester University Saturday, Nov. 2, will broadcast live in the Philadelphia market on WPHL 17, state-wide on regional affiliates and on ESPN3. SportsFever will carry the game. Kickoff is scheduled for noon.

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Grad School Fair - Nov. 4, 1-3 p.m. MSU 218. Meet representatives from 40 regional schools and universities to discuss their various graduate school programs. Professional dress is not required, and students do not need their resumes. Representatives may be giving away application fee waivers. If you have any questions, please call the Career Development Office at 610-683-4067.

Emerging Educators of Color (EEC) Field Trip - EEC traveled to D.C. and visited the Museum of African American History. Interested in similar opportunities? Contact!

RBDigital Audiobook Access - Rohrbach Library now offers access to RBDigital, providing over 7,000 audiobooks from more than 40 genres. Listen on your computer or phone.

First Gen - It’s advisement time! Be sure to schedule a meeting with your advisor and take a look at the Spring 2020 courses posted on MyKU.

Tutoring Services Drop-In Labs - Did you know that Tutoring Services provide free drop-in labs for Business, Math, and STEM courses? No appointment necessary.

Apply to be a Peer Tutor - Interested in tutoring? Complete the Tutoring Services Employment Application! Recruiting peer tutors in all areas.


Wed. Oct. 30

Day of the Dead - 10 a.m.–1 p.m. South Dining Hall. Take part in this celebration of culture and experience KU's Day of the Dead Festival! 

Screen Printing Demonstration - 10 a.m.–2 p.m. Printmaker, Carlos Hernandez, will be screen printing posters at KU’s Day of the Dead Celebration.

Advisement and Registration Tips - 7 p.m. Emily Campbell will share some tips and tricks about advisement meetings and registering for classes.

Dodgeball Tournament - 8–10:30 p.m. Field House. Teams of 10 ($5 per person). Proceeds will be donated to The Boys’ and Girls’ Club. Costumes are encouraged, and prizes are available!

CDC Mini Workshop Marathon - 6–7:30 p.m. AF 102. Successful Interviewing: 6 p.m. Internship & Job Search Strategies: 6:30 p.m. Thinking About Graduate School: 7 p.m.

Thu. Oct. 31

Rocky Horror Picture Show - 7–10 p.m. MSU 218. Join Allies for a screening and shadow cast performance of the Rocky Horror Picture Show!

Halloween Party - 5–7 p.m. South Dining Hall. Think you can handle a scare? Come to KUAB's haunted house!

Connections Facilitator Application Deadline - Today is the last day to apply for a Connections Facilitator position. 

Health Fair - 10 a.m.–2 p.m. Rec Center. This year's Health Fair will feature over 25 wellness vendors, free fitness assessments, HIV testing, and more! Light refreshments will be served at 11 a.m.

MSU Movie Series - MSU 183. The Lion King movies (1994 and 2019) will be shown Oct. 31–Nov. 3. Thursday–Sunday: 5 p.m. and 8 p.m. Saturday–Sunday: 12 p.m. and 3 p.m.

Thinking About Grad School - 11 a.m. AF 200. Learn how to ask the important questions and choose the right program for your future career!

Fri. Nov. 1

Soft Skills: What Employers Want - 2 p.m. AF 202. What are soft skills, you ask? Communication, professionalism, critical thinking, and more.

Sat. Nov. 2

2019 PASSHE STEM Student Research Conference - Watch students present their own research! The conference will feature a keynote speaker, undergrad and grad students' research, and awards for outstanding presentations.

Field Hockey vs. IUP - 11 a.m. Andre Reed Stadium. (Live Stats | Video)

Sun. Nov. 3

Quick Question Walk-In Hours - 6–9 p.m. Deatrick Hall 143. Stop by to have your resume and/or cover letter reviewed. No appointment necessary. 

Mon. Nov. 4

Grad School Fair - 1–3 p.m. MSU 218. Representatives from 40 regional colleges and universities will be on campus to discuss their programs and the graduate school application process with interested students and alumni. No professional dress or resumes required.

GRE Prep - 3 p.m. MSU 322. This interactive workshop will introduce you to the sections of the GRE and provide tips on how you can prepare.

Tue. Nov. 5

TB Testing - 11 a.m.–12 p.m. Health Center. Must return Thu., Nov. 7, 11 a.m.–12 p.m. for results. KU ID required. $10 fee charged to your KU account.

Weis Markets Job Recruitment - 10 a.m.–2 p.m. MSU. Weis Markets will be on campus seeking future employees.

Soft Skills: What Employers Want - 11 a.m. AF 101. What are soft skills, you ask? Communication, professionalism, critical thinking, and more. 

Wed. Nov. 6

Indigenous Film Festival - 8 a.m.–8 p.m. MSU 183. Stop by and watch films made by Native American filmmakers throughout the day! 

Women's Soccer vs. Lock Haven - 3 p.m. Keystone Field. (Live Stats | Video)

Success Tip: Week 10

To W or not to W? The deadline to withdraw from a class is Friday, Nov. 1, at 4:30 pm. Students should ALWAYS consider financial aid implications if they decide to withdraw from a class.