Daily Brief

August 11, 2021

A photo of students sitting on the grass next to a corn field doing academic work at KU's eco-plot.

WEATHER

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

Bermuda high pressure will make for another hot and sticky day. Instability will be building and by late afternoon we could see another round of thunderstorms. High temperature in the low-90s. Heat index around 102. Winds southwest at 5-10 mph. Rainfall less than a tenth of an inch with higher amounts where storms occur.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

AFSCME MEMBERSHIP MEETING
Please join us 5 p.m., Monday, Aug. 16, 145 Boehm Science Building, for our monthly membership meeting. Please plan to attend and learn more about your local organization.
     Christina Ferris, AFSCME

KU ESPORTS AND FACULTY DEMOS AT THE 2021 STEAMFEST
– The KU Esports Team - Ryan Bausch, Connor Ellis, Mark Fredericksen, Richard Garofolo, Christian Krajcik and Joseph Nolan - will be scrimmaging against the Steam Dragons 3-5 p.m., Aug. 21; panel discussions 2-2:45 p.m., Aug. 22; and final match 3-4 p.m., Aug. 22.
– Thiep Pham, Department of Computer Science & Information faculty member and Esports advisor, will demo the Microsoft HoloLens 2, the latest augmented reality (AR) technology, 1-1:45 p.m., Aug. 21.
– Donna DeMarco, Department of Computer Science & Information faculty member, will present today’s changing careers and STEAM education, 4-4:45 p.m., Aug. 21.
For additional information: https://www.pasteamfest.com/.
     Thiep Pham, Department of Computer Science and Information Technology

UPCOMING EVENTS

Date

Time

Event

Aug. 12

2 p.m.

SBDC Workshop “Business Smart: Resources”

Aug. 16

5 p.m.

AFSME Membership Meeting
145 Boehm Science Center

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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