Daily Brief

August 11, 2020

Later summer view of Kutztown University water tower through the brush and trees of the KU Ecoplot, before dusk.

WEATHER

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

Patchy early fog. Partly sunny otherwise, hot and humid. Small chance of an instability shower or thunderstorm in the afternoon or evening. Highs around 90.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

STUDENT PARKING PERMIT REGISTRATION PROCESS
Students may register for a parking permit through their MyKU account with a valid vehicle registration form and a photo of that form (3 MP max). Before completing the registration process, students should pay for any outstanding tickets and confirm their residency status. Requests for special parking arrangements should be completed at this time. Resident students will be issued a permit when they move into their residence hall.  residents will be contacted when their permit is ready for pickup and will be given instructions at that time. The Transportation Services website has answers to most parking permit questions. Email questions should be sent to parkingpermits@kutztown.edu. https://www.kutztown.edu/parking
     Anne Reel, Office of Transportation Services

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES
These are the non-instructional positions open on campus on our job board at http://employment.kutztown.edu.

Job Number

Job Title

Job Term

Advertise To

2020-0066 Internal

Admissions Clerk Typist 2 (internal)

Full Time

8/17/20

2020-0053

Utility Plant Operator 1

Full Time

8/21/20

2020-0046

SBDC Program Manager PTAC

Full Time

8/28/20

Clerical Pool

2020-21 Clerical Pool

Various - if needed

Continuous

     Jeanette Forster, Office of Human Resources

UPCOMING EVENTS

There are no face-to-face events scheduled at this time.

VIDEO UPDATE FROM EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT TEAM
Watch a brief video updating the progress of Kutztown University’s Emergency Management Team. Watch here.

SECOND CET SUMMER ZOOM SESSION
Aug. 11
The CET presents our second Summer Zoom Session: “Creating Engaging Content for Asynchronous and Flipped Learning Classrooms,” presented by Dr. Darren Achey, 11 a.m., Tuesday, Aug. 11. This zoom session can be accessed through the link https://kutztown.zoom.us/j/390059274. All are welcome and participation certificates will be also be provided. Hope to see you there.
     Yun (Amy) Lu, CET

ROHRBACH LIBRARY REOPENING
Rohrbach Library will be reopening Wednesday, Aug. 19, for students, staff and faculty. Schedule is as follows:
– Wednesday, Aug. 19, through Friday, Aug. 21: 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
– Saturday, Aug. 22, and Sunday, Aug. 23: closed.
Normal semester hours resume Monday, Aug. 24:
– Monday through Thursday: 7 a.m. to midnight.
– Friday: 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.
– Saturday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
– Sunday: 2 p.m. to midnight.
    Jennifer Tanzos, Rohrbach Library

FAQ'S: FALL 2020 REOPENING PLAN
Be sure to review our Reopening Plan (www.kutztown.edu/fall2020) and our FAQ's for the upcoming fall semester. If you have questions, or are asked questions you do not have the answer to, please contact ur@kutztown.edu.
https://www.kutztown.edu/news-and-media/announcements/fall-2020/fall-2020-faqs.html
     Bryan Salvadore, Office of Communications

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.