Daily Brief

August 7, 2020

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WEATHER

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

Low pressure moves along a stationary front and will generate some very wet conditions. Periods of heavy rain are possible in the morning and into the early afternoon. Could be some flash flooding as the ground is quite saturated. High temperature near 80. Winds east at 5 mph. Rainfall between one-quarter to half an inch.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

GOBER NAMED INTERIM DIRECTOR OF ATHLETICS AT KUTZTOWN UNIVERSITY
Greg Bamberger, Kutztown University's director of athletics since 2005, was named to a similar post at fellow NCAA Division II institution Fairmont State University, Monday. Michelle Gober, Kutztown's associate director of athletics and senior woman administrator (SWA), has been elevated to interim director of athletics. Gober has been with the Golden Bears since 2006. Gober can be reached at 610-683-4096 or gober@kutztown.edu.
     Bryan Salvadore, Office of Communications

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

VIRTUAL COFFEE BREAK
Aug. 7
The last virtual coffee break of the summer will take place 9:30 a.m., today, Friday, Aug. 7. Thank you for joining the coffee break when you were able and I hope it helped you to feel connected, inspired and supported. https://bit.ly/EMSAcoffeebreak
      Erica Stratton, Office of the Dean of Students

KU PRINT CENTER RELOCATION
The KU Print Center, managed by AlphaGraphics, has relocated to 106 Academic Forum. For all of your print needs, please contact them via email at printcenter@kutztown.edu or by phone at 610-683-4116. https://www.kutztown.edu/about-ku/administrative-offices/print-center.html
      Ilene Stroh, KU Print Center

KU 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

UPCOMING EVENTS

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

FACULTY STAFF CONVOCATION AND CELEBRATION
This year’s Faculty Staff Convocation and Celebration will be held online. On Friday, Aug. 21, the campus community can view updates from the president, each division and the KU Foundation, watch the annual awards ceremony, and more. Details will be available via the Daily Brief and email later this month.
     Office of the President

DAILY BRIEF SUBMISSION FORM
Please submit your announcements to the Daily Brief using the Daily Brief Submission Form. For more information, visit the Daily Brief webpage at https://www.kutztown.edu/news-and-media/ku-media/daily-brief.html.
     Tammy Starner Wert, University Relations

2020-21 PROTECTION OF MINORS TRAINING
The Protection of Minors training needs to be done by all faculty, staff and student workers every academic year. You should have received an email from LawRoom in regards to this training. The login ID and password are randomly generated, so if you need to, you can “reset” the password. Thank you for your attention to this annual training.
https://answers.lawroom.com/login.aspx
     Jeanette Forster, Office of Human Resources

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

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.