Daily Brief

April 5, 2022

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Announcements

Open Hour with Provost

Faculty, staff and students are invited to drop by and chat with the provost, Dr. Lorin Basden Arnold, during her open office hour 3 p.m. Wednesday, April 6, Old Main concourse (east side). Faculty and staff who would like to have a conversation, but for whom this time does not work, are welcome to contact the Office of the Provost at 610-683-4155 to schedule a time to meet.

Anne Imschweiler, Office of the Provost

Multicultural Marketplace

The Multicultural Center is hosting a Multicultural Marketplace noon to 5 p.m. Wednesday, April 6, on the DMZ. Featuring local vendors, department tables, student groups and a food truck serving 1-3 p.m. while supplies last. There will also be a chance to win prizes during our raffle giveaways. All faculty, staff, and students are welcome. Please encourage your students to attend.

Angelica Mishra, Multicultural Center

Reminder: Deadline for Schellenberg Award Nominations

The John P. Schellenberg Award for Excellence in Teaching and Learning was established by John P. Schellenberg, professor emeritus of physical science, faculty, alumni and friends to recognize an early career faculty member who has demonstrated outstanding work within the mission of the Center for the Enhancement of Teaching (CET). To be eligible for the award, an individual must have been on the faculty fulltime at least three, but not more than seven years. The recipient will be chosen based on the following three areas: 1. Pedagogy and Curriculum Innovation; 2. Learning Technology Innovation; 3. Assessment and/or Research on Learning.  Please submit a nomination letter and curriculum vitae to Dr. Karen Rauch at rauch@kutztown.edu by 4:30 p.m. Friday, April 8. Nominated candidates are also required to submit their own letter (maximum of two pages) that clearly outlines their qualifications in all three CET mission categories. This letter should likewise be sent to rauch@kutztown.edu

Bethany French, Office of the Provost

Room Correction - Fourth CET Spring Presentation RL 06

The Center for the Enhancement of Teaching (CET) is pleased to offer our fourth CET spring presentation "Using Research Workbooks/Visual Journals Across the Disciplines" by Drs. Amy Pfeiler-Wunder and Erin Kraal. This CET presentation will be held in person 11 a.m. Thursday, April 7, in 06 Rohrbach Library. Presentation details can be found on the CET website here. All are welcome, and participation certificates will be provided. Hope to see you there.

Yun Lu, CET

April SourcePoint Training

Click on the links below to register for April SourcePoint trainings.
Tips, Tricks and Reminders
- 1 p.m. Wednesday, April 13
- 1 p.m. Thursday, April 28
SourcePoint Fiscal Year End
- 1 p.m. Thursday, April 14
- 10 a.m. Wednesday, April 20
- 9 a.m. Friday, April 29
PR Entry for Multi-Year Contract
- 10 a.m. Wednesday, April 13
- 1 p.m. Monday, April 25
Approvals, 1 p.m. Thursday, April 21
Service Purchase Requisitions
- 1 p.m. Tuesday, April 5
- 9 a.m., Monday, April 25
Commodity Purchase Requisitions
- 1 p.m. Tuesday, April 12
- 1 p.m. Tuesday, April 26
New Supplier Process
- 9 a.m. Tuesday, April 5
- 1 p.m. Wednesday, April 20
Guided-Buying Dashboard
- 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 6
- 10 a.m. Friday, April 22
Desktop Receiving
- 1 p.m. Monday, April 11
- 11 a.m. Friday, April 29

Tammy Moyer, Financial and Business Services

Employment Opportunities

These are the non-instructional positions open on our online job board at http://employment.kutztown.edu (Menu to OOC postings):

Job Number Job Title Job Term Advertise To
2022-0046
(internal)
MR2 HVAC/Plumbing (internal) Full Time 4/12/22
2022-0045 Assistant Program Manager/Government
Marketing Specialist for PTAC
Full Time 4/10/22
2022-0032 Applications Developer 2 Full Time 4/10/22
OOC 22-006 Assistant Director for
Health Care Program Administration
Full Time 4/17/22
2022-0009 MR2 - Carpentry / Painter Full Time Continuous
2022-0011 Groundskeeper / Laborer Full Time 4/10/22
2022-0033 Systems Analyst Full Time 4/17/22
2021-0155 Facilities Construction Project Manager (REPOSTED) Full Time 4/10/22
2022-0013 & 14 2022 Summer Painter - Temporary Temp FT 4/10/22
2022-0008 Health and Wellness Office Manager Full Time 4/10/22
2022-0025 IT Contracting and
Executive Support Manager
Full Time 4/17/22
2021-0051 Patrol Officer Full Time Continuous
Clerical Pool 2021-22 Clerical Pool Full Time 6/30/22
Asst Coaches 2021-22 Assistant Athletic Coaches Part Time 6/30/22
Custodial Pool 2021-22 Custodial Worker 1 Pool Full Time 6/30/22
OOC 22-007 NEW - TEMP Payroll Specialist
(through August)
Temp FT 4/17/22

Jeanette Forster, Human Resources

Upcoming Events
Date Time Event
April 5 5 p.m. Autism Awareness Speaker
Schaeffer Auditorium
April 6 10 a.m. COVID-19 Testing
East Gym, 106 Student Rec Center
April 6 3 p.m. Open Hour with Provost
Old Main Concourse
April 7 11 a.m. CVPA Faculty First Thursday
135 Rickenbach LC Auditorium
April 7 11 a.m. CET Presentation
106 Rohrbach Library
April 7 4 p.m. University Senate Meeting
103 Academic Forum
April 8 7 p.m. ACT Spring Music Showcase
Schaeffer Auditorium
April 9 7 p.m. ACT Spring Music Showcase
Schaeffer Auditorium
April 11 7:30 p.m. Music Monday
KutztownUnivMusic YouTube
April 12 10:30 a.m. Wellness Social 
223 McFarland Student Union
April 13 10 a.m. COVID-19 Testing
East Gym, Student Recreation Center

Athletics
Date Time Event
April 5 3 p.m. Women’s Tennis vs. ESU
Keystone Courts
April 5 4 p.m. Women’s Lacrosse vs. Shepherd
Keystone Field
(Live Stats | Live Video)
April 8 3 p.m. Men’s Tennis vs. Mercyhurst
Keystone Courts
April 8 6 p.m. Acrobatics & Tumbling vs. ESU
Keystone Arena (Live Video)
April 9 12 p.m. (DH) Baseball vs. Mansfield
(125 Years of Baseball Celebration)
North Campus Field
(Live Stats | Live Video)

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.