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Bear Essentials - September 27, 2017

Kutztown women's soccer team running together on the field.
Come to the game today at 3 p.m., Keystone Field, to support our No. 2 nationally ranked Women's Soccer team and for a chance to win prizes.

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Bear Essentials for Sept. 27-Oct. 3


Events

Come Cheer On Nationally Ranked KU Women's Soccer - Today at 3 p.m. at Keystone Field. Pizza Give-A-Way and Chance to Win a Sports Blender.

Flu Clinic, In front of Academic Forum - Sept. 27, 11 a.m. -3 p.m. KU ID required. $22 fee billed to KU Account. Rain location: Health Center. Free T-Shirt to the first 150 students.

Extended Quick Question Walk in Hours - Prepare for the Fair. Stop by MSU to have your resume reviewed on the spot. Wed. Sept. 27, 2-4 p.m. MSU 218.

How to Work a Career Fair (Pancake Palooza) - Sessions every half hour. Enjoy pancakes after. Wed. Sept. 27, 2-4 p.m., MSU 218.

Chuck Wendig reading - Bestselling novelist, screenwriter, and game designer Chuck Wendig will do a reading and discuss writing: Thu. Sept. 28, 11 a.m., AF 103.

How to Work a Career Fair Info Session - What to do before you arrive, how to work your way around the room & prepare your 30 second commercial. Thu. Sept. 28, 11-11:30 a.m., Stratton 116.

Statistics and Actuarial Science Club - Mr. Jerry Shen, a FINRA registered representative and Branch Office Supervisor in Transamerica Financial Advisors will share his perspective as a Financial Advisor in our meeting. Thu. Sept. 28, at 11 a.m., Lytle 120.

Bitcoin & Blockchain Meetup - Discuss Bitcoin, blockchain, and decentralized systems. Thu. Sept. 28, at noon in MSU 325.

Extended Quick Question Walk in Hours - Prepare for the Fair. Stop by our office to have your resume reviewed on the spot. Thu. Sept. 28, 12-4 p.m. Stratton 113.

Screening of the film "The True Cost" - Hosted by the Women Veteran's Committee, this film is about the clothes we wear, the people who make them, and the impact the industry is having on our world. Thu. Sept. 28, 7-9 p.m. MSU 250.

Inaugural Gender and Sexual Minorities ConferenceMara Keisling, the Executive Director for the National Center for Transgender Equality is the keynote speaker on the topic: "The State of Transgender Rights", Fri. Sept. 29, MSU 218, 10 a.m. -4 p.m. (pre-registation begins at 9 a.m.).

GoinGlobal (US & Abroad) Info Session - Learn about this internship & job search tool with over 16 million listings from the US & around the world. Fri. Sept 29, 1-1:50 p.m., Stratton 116.

Film Night: Whassup, Doc? - STEAMworks Sunday Funday, Smorgasbord of short fact-filled-yet-fun films downstairs in the library Sun. Oct. 1, from 5-7 p.m. Room 18. Popcorn? Yes.

Potato Project Harvest: Volunteers needed- Looking to help your neighbors in need? Support the Potato Project's annual harvests at the Heritage Center, for two consecutive weekends of carrot harvests to support the Berks Food Bank and local food pantries. Sun. Oct. 1 p.m.- 5p.m. at the Heritage Center Agricultural Fields, 22 Luckenbill Rd., Kutztown, Pa. For more info, e-mail wzawaski@hotmail.com.

Extended Quick Question Walk in Hours - Prepare for the Fair. Stop by our office to have your resume reviewed on the spot. Mon. Oct. 2nd, 12-4 p.m., Stratton 116.

Flu Clinic, on DMZ at Health Center - Oct. 2, 12 p.m. -3 p.m. KU ID required. $22 fee billed to KU Account. Rain location: Health Center. Free T-Shirt to the first 150 students.

Walk with Wynnie Monday - Join Dr. Kenneth Hawkinson and Wynnie on a walk around campus Mon, Oct. 2, at 5:30 p.m. Walkers should meet on the back porch of the President's residence. Refreshments will be served at the President's residence at the conclusion of the walk.

Internship & Job Search Strategies Info Session - Discover ways such as learning the art of networking & tips to locate hidden jobs. Tue. Oct. 3, 11-11:50 a.m. Stratton 116.

President's Open Meeting with Students - Tue. Oct. 3, at 11 a.m. in MSU 218. Students, this is a great opportunity to discuss concerns/comments/questions with KU's President, Dr. Hawkinson.

SOS: Planning a Successful Event - Tue. Oct. 3, in MSU 157A, 11 a.m. -12 p.m. Learn tips & tricks on how to plan a successful event for your student organization. Contact osigrad3@kutztown.edu

TB Testing at Health Center -Beck Hall, First Floor: Tue. Oct. 3, 11 a.m. - 12 p.m. Must return Thu. Oct. 5, 11 a.m.-12 p.m. for results. KU ID required. $10 Fee charged to your KU Account.

Bienvenido (Reception and Latino heritage month) - Tue. Oct. 3. 5 -7 p.m. MCC, Unity Room.

Announcements

DACA Clinics - Pro Bono - ALDEA, The People's Justice Center is a non-profit group located in Reading, PA and offering free legal clinics for DACA recipients.

Washington D.C. Tickets - Get your tickets to Washington D.C.! Tickets are $10 and can be purchased in the MSU 153 on Oct. 3rd at 11 a.m. and 5 p.m.

Fall 2017 Science, Technology and Math Open House - The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences is holding a Science, Technology and Math Open House on Sat. Oct. 14. For more info, please visit: http://www.kutztown.edu/sciopenhouse, or call the Office of the Dean, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences at Ext. 3-4305.

Penske Case Competition - Penske is partnering with teams of students to respond to a case study. The winning team will receive $1,000. For more info, contact: Carrie.Palamara@Penske.com

Student Commencement Speaker - Applications will be accepted from graduating seniors cleared to walk at the fall 2017 Commencement ceremony until Oct. 23, 2017. Apply here.

New Student Orientation Facilitator Job Openings - Gain valuable work experience by becoming a student leader and working over the summer with CONNECTIONS orientation. Apply by Tue. Oct. 31. Call 610-683-4088 for more information.

CASA - Center for Academic Success and Achievement

Success Tip Week 5

Did you know:

CASA offers resources on test taking, exam types and managing test anxiety    For more information check out www.kutztown.edu/casa or visit CASA in RL 26.