Daily Brief

April 6, 2021

Photo of Dinnette Medina

GRIT CHAT/ PRESENTATION IN SPANISH
Please join us 11 a.m., Thursday, April 8, via Zoom for GRIT Chat: “Making connections and working with the Spanish-speaking population.” Our guest speaker is KU alumna Dinnette Medina ’05, M’18. Medina has more than a decade of professional experience. Authentication is required.
     Frances Cortez Funk, Health Promotion Committee

WEATHER

Weather forecasts are provided by KU's Dr. Michael Davis and "Monsoon Mike" Regensburger

A couple of weak disturbances will be zipping to our northwest earlier and later today. In between, it should be quite nice with ample sunshine, but some extra clouds might be around with each disturbance. Mild highs in the upper-60s with breezy northwest winds.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

GOVERNANCE COMMITTEE WILLINGNESS TO SERVE
Willingness to Serve positions effective August 2021 were approved by the University Senate on April 1. For a complete list of appointments, please click here.The membership lists will be updated on our Shared Governance Committees’ websites in August. Thank you to everyone who volunteered to serve on these Shared Governance Committees. Individual letters for all applicants will be forthcoming.
     Deryl Johnson, University Senate

PEACE CORPS INFORMATION SESSION
Faculty and staff, do you know of any students who might be interested in learning about the Peace Corps? Please mention the upcoming virtual session 3 p.m., Wednesday, April 7, https://kutztown.zoom.us/j/95359441182
     Jeann Cengeri, Career Development Center

CET SPRING PRESENTATION
The CET is pleased to offer the spring session "Benefits and Challenges of Using OER," presented by Drs. Andrew Mashintonio and Bob Ryan at 11 a.m., Thursday, April 8. This CET presentation can be accessed through the Zoom link https://kutztown.zoom.us/j/390059274. All are welcome, and participation certificates will be provided. Hope to see you then.
     Yun (Amy) Lu, CET

BRITTANY PURR-BREHONY EDD DISSERTATION DEFENSE
The College of Education announces Brittany Purr-Brehony will defend her Doctor of Education dissertation, "Transforming the Urban Educator: The Power of Reflection and Its Effect on Teacher Perception, Essential Teaching Dispositions, and Teacher Leadership,” 10 a.m., Friday, April 9, via Zoom. Visit our Ed.D. dissertation page for more information: https://tinyurl.com/15j26gx4.
     Patricia Walsh Coates, College of Education

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES
These are the non-instructional positions open on our online job board at http://employment.kutztown.edu (Menu to OOC postings)
     Jeanette Forster, Human Resources

Job Number

Job Title

Job Term

Advertise To

2021-0019

NEW - Custodial Worker 1 - 3rd shift (internal)

Full Time

4/9/21

2021-0022

Assistant Director of Admissions Hispanic/Latino Recruitment

Full Time

4/9/21

2021-0006

Assistant Director Facilities Energy Services and Utilities

Full Time

Continuous

Asst Coaches

2021 Assistant Athletic Coaches

Part Time

Continuous

Custodial Pool

2020-21 Custodial Worker 1 Pool

Full Time

Continuous

Clerical Pool

2020-21 Clerical Pool

Full Time

Continuous

OOC 2021-003

SAP Business Analyst for Human Resources/Payroll

Full Time

4/18/21

UPCOMING EVENTS

Date

Time

Event

April 6

10 a.m.

SBDC Webinar “The Patent Process”
Virtual

April 7

1 p.m.

SBDC Webinar “First Step to Starting Your Business”
Virtual

April 7

11 a.m.

CET Presentation
Zoom Meeting ID: 390 059 274

April 8

11 a.m.

GRIT Chat
Zoom

April 8

Noon

Bryan McNally master thesis presentation
Zoom Meeting ID: 93100832556

April 8

1 p.m.

SBDC Webinar “Search Engine Optimization”
Virtual

April 8

1:30 p.m.

DEI Panel
Virtual

April 8

7 p.m.

SWAK Presents Shaun King - Registration
YouTube Live

April 9

10 a.m.

Purr-Brehony Ed.D. Dissertation Defense
Virtual

April 10

7 a.m.

STEM Open House

April 10

1 p.m.

Accepted Students Day

April 12

7 p.m.

Music Mondays
KutztownUnivMusic

Date

Time

Event

April 6

3 p.m.

WTEN vs. Lock Haven
Keystone Courts

April 8

 

TRACK vs. Mondschein Multi
Andre Reed Stadium

April 9

 

TRACK vs. Mondschein Multi
Andre Reed Stadium

April 9

Noon

BB vs. Shippensburg (DH) changed
North Campus Field (Live Stats | Video)

April 9

2:30 p.m.

SB vs. Shippensburg (DH)
North Campus Field (Live Stats | Video)

April 9

3 p.m.

M/W TEN vs. Albright
Keystone Courts

ACCOMMODATIONS

Persons with a disability, and who require accommodation, should notify the Disability Services Office two weeks prior to the event at 610-683-4108 or email DSO@kutztown.edu, TDD number: 610-683-4499, in order to discuss accommodations. Every effort will be made to provide reasonable accommodations. Please note: Kutztown University does not provide wheelchairs or other mobility devices.

Notify the university of an accessibility concern

Non-discrimination Statement

Kutztown University does not discriminate in employment or educational opportunities on the basis of sex, race, ethnicity, national origin, age, disability, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity or veteran status. To discuss a complaint of discrimination, please contact the University’s Title IX Coordinator located in the Office of Social Equity, Old Main A-Wing, Room 02, by phone at 610-683-4700 or by email at pena@kutztown.edu or the Office for Civil Rights located in the Lyndon Baines Johnson Department of Education Bldg., 400 Maryland Avenue, SW, Washington, DC 20202-1100, by phone at 800-421-3481 (TDD: 800-877-8339), by fax at 202-453-6012, or by email at OCR@ed.gov.