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December 4, 2017

Kutztown University Daily Brief

 Adam KolkerKutztown University Jazz Ensemble
Dec. 5 and 6, 7:30 p.m.
KU Jazz Ensembles I and II and Blues and Rock Ensembles II and III will be presenting free concerts, open to the public.
- Tuesday Jazz Ensemble II and Blues and Rock II and III will perform everything from the Swing Era through modern Rock and Roll.
- Wednesday is Jazz Ensemble I with very special guest Adam Kolker, saxophone. KU's Top Large jazz ensemble will be playing a wide variety of styles, from standards with singers and big band to modern jazz pieces by Wayne Shorter and McCoy Tyner arranged especially for KU Jazz Ensemble I.
If you have any questions, please contact me at ext. 3-1583 or email
     Kevin Kjos, Department of Music

The Winston-Salem Police Department (North Carolina) visited Kutztown University's Department of Criminal Justice on Friday, Nov. 10
The Winston-Salem Police Department (North Carolina) visited Kutztown University's Department of Criminal Justice on Friday, Nov. 10. Recruiters, as seen the photo along with Dr. Kadee Crandall, presented information on the police department and hiring process, and conducted official testing with interested students. Officer Nicholas Massaro, pictured second from left, graduated from Kutztown University in May 2012. Students who are interested in applying can visit or call Officer Kayla Caffey at 336-773-7858.
     Kadee L. Crandall, Department of Criminal Justice


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

Mid-level ridging to occur which should provide for sunny conditions to start the day. Amplifying trough over the central United States will permit a shortwave to pass through the region and produce some low-level and high-cloud cover by late afternoon. High temperature near 50. Winds southeast at 5 mph.


Enjoy 40 percent off KU apparel and gift thanks to our basketball teams winning this weekend.


Dec. 4, 3 p.m.
Candidate C for the position of Dean in the College of Education will visit campus:
Monday, Dec. 4, 3 - 4:30 p.m. - Faculty and Staff open forum - 183 MSU
Tuesday, Dec. 5, 11-11:50 a.m. - Student open forum - 145 BH
The candidate's name, cover letter and curricula vitae are posted at:
     College of Education

Dec. 4, 3:30 - 4:30 p.m
Faculty and staff are invited to stop by with President Hawkinson during his open hour on Monday, Dec. 4, from 3:30 - 4:30 p.m. Open hours will occur on the first Monday of the month in 303 Stratton. Dr. Hawkinson welcomes your thoughts, concerns, and suggestions regarding Kutztown University.
     Office of the President

Dec. 4, 7:30 p.m.
Please join us on tonight, Monday, Dec. 4, at 7:30 p.m. in Schaeffer Auditorium to enjoy a variety of chamber music works by Mozart, Beethoven, Blanc, Rachmaninoff, Shostakovich, Desyatnikov, Piazzolla and Lorde. KU students will present a wide range of musical styles including classical trios, opera arias, tango and pop songs.
      Maria Asteriadou, Department of Music

Dec. 7, 11 a.m.
Fidelity is offering a workshop, "Thrive," on Thursday, Dec. 7, from 11 a.m. to noon in the Kemp Building. If interested in attending this workshop, you can register at the link provided on the H.R. Website under Retirement Counselors on Campus (requires logging in) OR by calling the listed phone number. Supervisors are asked to be as liberal as possible within operational requirements in allowing employees to attend this session.
     Jean Adam, benefits manager, Human Resources


Dec. 14, 2 - 4 p.m.
Please stop by 106 Old Main "A" wing Housing and Dining Services, on Thursday, Dec. 14, from 2 - 4 p.m. and join in the celebration of the retirement of Apryle Carney, associate director of Housing and Dining Services. Light refreshments will be served.
     Kent Dahlquist, director, Housing and Dining Services


Dec. 4

11 a.m. Frederick Douglass Institute
Walking In The Shoes Of
Dec. 4 3 p.m. COE Dean Search Open Forum Faculty/Staff
183 McFarland Student Union Building
Dec. 4 3:30 p.m. President's Open Hour
303 Stratton
Dec. 4 7:30 p.m. Chamber Ensemble Concert II
Schaeffer Auditorium
Dec. 6 All Day CSIT Senior Seminar Demo Day
223 McFarland Student Union Building
Dec. 7 11 a.m. Fidelity Workshop, "Thrive"
Kemp Building
Dec. 7 11 a.m. Bart Bailey, Frederick Douglass Institute
103 Academic Forum
Dec. 7 4 p.m. University Senate
202 Academic Forum
Dec. 7 6:30 p.m. Mugstravaganza at STEAMworks
18 Rohrbach Library


Dec. 6

7 p.m. MBB vs. Bowie State
Keystone Arena (Live Stats / Watch)
Dec. 9 1 p.m. WBB vs. Seton Hill
Keystone Arena (Live Stats / Watch)
Dec. 9 3 p.m. MBB vs. Seton Hill
Keystone Arena (Live Stats / Watch)






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