Daily Brief

Aug. 17, 2023

Arbuckle holding awards, standing next to President Hawkinson

Arbuckle Named KU Employee of the Month for April 2023

Congratulations to Heather Arbuckle, clerical assistant, Grants and Sponsored Projects, on being named Kutztown University Employee of the Month for April 2023. Read Arbuckle’s nomination from Jeffrey Werner, assistant provost for Research and Grants, click here.
For more information on the award or to nominate someone, please visit the KU human resources website.

University Relations


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

A cold front guided by low pressure will approach and bring an increase in clouds today after a fair start. A few showers and possibly a thundershower are possible later in the day and tonight. High temperatures around 85.


Faculty and Staff Convocation and Celebration

Please join us on Friday, Aug. 25 for the Faculty and Staff Convocation and Celebration in Schaeffer Auditorium. This special event is a wonderful opportunity to celebrate our achievements as a university, learn of university updates, and the many opportunities ahead for us as a campus community. A continental breakfast will be available in the lobby at 8 a.m., with the program beginning at 9 a.m. Kindly reply with your attendance plans by registering online through the link below.  https://fs7.formsite.com/kutzuniv/2023FSCC/index 

Sarah Wallace, Office of the President

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
2023-0132 (internal) NEW - Registrar Clerical Assistant 2 (internal) Full Time 8/18/23
2023-0139 (internal) NEW - Key Control Card Access Specialist (internal) Full Time 8/18/23
2023-0134 NEW - Assistant to the Provost for General Education Full Time 8/27/23
2023-0136 NEW -Assistant Director of Office of Student Involvement (9m+1m) Full Time 8/23/23
2023-0051 Vector Control Specialist Full Time Continuous
2023-0069 Vector Control Specialist Full Time Continuous
2023-0070 Groundskeeper / Laborer Full Time Continuous
2023-0077 Patrol Officer Full Time Continuous
2023-0082 MR2 HVAC/Plumbing Full Time Continuous
2023-0083 Night Maintenance MR2 HVAC/Plumbing Tu-Sa Full Time Continuous
2023-0088 PT Veteran Services Assistant Part Time 9/11/23
2023-0100 Patrol Officer Trainee Full Time Continuous
2023-0129 Residential Student Assistance Coordinator (9m+1m) Full Time 8/20/23
2023-0133 Student Assistance Coordinator for Special Populations Full Time 8/18/23
Asst Coach 23-24 Assistant Athletic Coaches Part Time 6/28/24
Clerical Pool 23-24 Clerical Assistant Pool Full Time 6/28/24
Custodial Pool 23-24 Custodial Worker 1 Pool Full Time 6/28/24


Upcoming Events
Date Time Event
Aug. 21 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Standard Administrative Office Hours
Aug. 21  4:30 p.m. AFSCME Monthly Meeting 
103 Academic Forum
Aug. 25 9 a.m. Faculty Staff Convocation Celebration

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.