Daily Brief

Aug. 22, 2023

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

Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.


Sabbatical Leaves 2024-2025

The Office of the Provost is pleased to announce Sabbatical Leaves 2024-2025:
2024 Fall Semester
- Moira Conway, Geography
- Kunal Das, Physical Sciences
- Julie Palkendo, Physical Sciences
- Christine Saidi, History
- Jeffrey Voccola, English
2025 Spring Semester
- Elaine Cunfer, Art & Design
- Anne DeLong, English
- Brooks Emerick, Mathematics
- Michael Gabriel, History
- Roseanne Perkins, Elementary, Middle Level, Library and Technologies Education
2024-2025 Academic Year
- Kurt Friehauf, Physical Sciences
- Rose Desiano Galjanic, Art & Design
- Carolina Moctezuma, Modern Languages
- Heather Ramsdale, Art & Design

Office of the Provost

Parking Enforcement

Welcome back to KU. As we prepare for the beginning of the semester, please be reminded:
- General campus parking enforcement begins immediately.
- Parking in the metered lot, A1, will be enforced starting Friday, Aug. 25.
- All cars must have a decal. To obtain a parking decal, please visit KU Business Services - Vehicle Registration and Permits located at 107 Academic Forum.
- Faculty and staff are only permitted to park in yellow-lined spaces, not restricted spaces.
I truly appreciate everyone working together so that everyone in our KU community has a wonderful move-in experience. Thank you for your cooperation and I look forward to seeing you during the semester. “It’s Good to Be Golden”

David Drezek, Public Safety & Police Services

New Student Orientation

Please join us in welcoming new transfer students and their families at today's final transfer orientation program for Fall 2023. Today's program will include academic and student life presentations and opportunities to meet faculty, staff and current students. Go Bears!

Lisa Grabowski, New Student Orientation

Graduate Research Fund

Conference presentation grants provide financial support to graduate students to present and disseminate the results of their research or scholarly activities at academic conferences related to their current field of study. Graduate students who qualify may receive up to $1,000. The Office of Grants & Sponsored Projects is assisting with the application process. For more information, please follow the link below.

Heather Arbuckle, Grants & Sponsored Projects

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
2023-0051 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
2023-0134 Assistant to the Provost for
General Education
Full Time 8/27/23
2023-0136 Assistant Director of Office of
Student Involvement (9m+1m)
Full Time 8/23/23
23-24 Asst Coaches 23-24 Assistant Athletic Coaches Part Time 6/28/24
23-24 Clerical Asst Pool 23-24 Clerical Assistant Pool Full Time 6/28/24
23-24 Custodial Pool 23-24 Custodial Worker 1 Pool Full Time 6/28/24
Upcoming Events
Date Time Event
Aug. 25 8 a.m. Breakfast
9 a.m. Program
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 , 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 Office of Social Equity, Old Main A-Wing, Room 02, by phone at 610-683-4700 or by e-mail at . Pursuant to Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Kutztown University does not discriminate on the basis of sex and prohibits sex discrimination in any education program or activity that it operates, including admissions and employment. Any inquiries regarding the application of Title IX at Kutztown University may be made to Bradley Davis, the university’s Title IX coordinator, located in Old Main A-Wing, Room 02A, by phone at 610-683-4782 or by email at . You may also contact 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 e-mail at .