Daily Brief

August 12, 2020

Kutztown University tour guide escorts a group of visitors wearing PPE masks down a campus sidewalk.

WEATHER

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

Cold front moving in from the west will stall over the region. Showers and storms are likely with some storms having the potential for strong winds and heavy rain. With all the antecedent groundwater, flooding could be an issue. High temperature near 90. Winds northeast at 5 mph. Rainfall between 0.1-0.25 inch with higher amounts where storms occur.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

COVID-19 SIGNAGE – PRINT CENTER
Pre-approved COVID-19 signage for offices, seating, flooring and other areas can now be ordered through our KU Print Center managed by Alphagraphics. Log in to your Alphagraphics account and click on the COVID-19 signage button on the left. Scroll through the signs available and place your order. Don’t have an account? That’s easy. Just contact the Print Center at printcenter@kutztown.edu to set one up.
https://www.kutztown.edu/about-ku/administrative-offices/print-center.html
      Ilene Stroh, KU Print Center

CET FYS FACULTY MENTORSHIP PROGRAM

The CET is excited to announce that we have 13 experienced FYS faculty mentors ready to help support our FYS instructors with FYS teachings this year. Please check out their mentor profiles on the CET website and email me with your preferred mentor's name before school starts. After you are successfully paired with your FYS faculty mentor, you will obtain personalized support from your mentor on FYS teaching through monthly in person (or virtual) meetings and regular email communications. Your mentor will share their FYS teaching resources/experience and provide suggestions/comments for your questions on FYS instructions.
https://www.kutztown.edu/about-ku/administrative-offices/center-for-the-enhancement-of-teaching/cet-services/mentor-profiles.html
      Yun (Amy) Lu, CET

KU CARD - NEW STUDENT ID PHOTOS
The KU Card office is pleased to announce our new photo ID system for incoming freshmen and transfer students through TruCredential beginning fall 2020. Students will receive an email invitation to their KU email account (or, if student was part of our first round of testing the system, it would have gone to their personal email address). If a student has not received an email regarding Kutztown University ID card photo uploading or has questions, please contact the KU Card office at kucard@kutztown.edu.
https://www.kutztown.edu/about-ku/administrative-offices/ku-card-office/ku-id-card/new-students-online-photo-submission.html
     Jennifer Prevoznik, KU Card Office

UPCOMING EVENTS

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

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.

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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.