Daily Brief

December 23, 2020

FAREWELL 2020: MESSAGE FROM CHANCELLOR GREENSTEIN
Dear Colleagues and Friends. This year will certainly go down as one of the most trying times in history. And yet despite these challenges, we’ve come together and become even stronger in support of our mission to serve the Commonwealth and prepare students for lifelong success. Please watch this video message from me thanking each and every one of you for your dedication to the success of our students and our universities. Have a safe and happy holiday season.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bzaKu0FR2YE&feature=youtu.be
     Chancellor Dan

Slate Kutztown campus welcome sign in background, with ornamental grass dusted with snow in the forefront. Air Products words and logo in green type are on the bottom left of landscape image.

AIR PRODUCTS TO PROVIDE SCHOLARSHIPS TO KU
Kutztown University is one of three local colleges to receive scholarship funds from the Air Products Foundation. This grant award, totaling $50,000, will provide 10 scholarships for minority or female students from three local colleges. KU will receive two scholarships for communication studies majors. Read More.
     Bryan Salvadore, Office of Communications

WEATHER

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

High pressure moves into the area and will provide for sunny and tranquil conditions. Given the low sun angle, temperatures will not warm much. High temperature near 40. Winds south at 5 mph.

ANNOUNCEMENTS
UPCOMING EVENTS

Dec. 25-Jan. 3

All Day

UNIVERSITY CLOSED – WINTER HOLIDAY

JANUARY 25 BLOOD DRIVE
Faculty, staff, students and the public are needed to kick off our first blood drive of 2021, noon to 7 p.m., Monday, Jan. 25, Student Recreation Center. Enter from the side entrance in lot E-2. Pre-register and share this link: https://donor.giveapint.org/donor/schedules/drive_schedule/81781
     Jerry Schearer, Community Outreach 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.

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.