Bookmark and Share

February 27, 2018

Kutztown University Daily Brief

KU Spirit Wear

40% OFF PAWBUCKS
Enjoy 40 percent off today, Feb. 27 on KU apparel and gifts. Great job to both basketball teams winning their playoff games yesterday. Also available online at www.kubstore.com
     KU Campus Store and Dixon Marketplace

MIDDLE STATES - KU SPIRIT WEAR
As a reminder, the campus community is asked to wear KU Spirit Wear for the Middle States Accreditation visit next Monday through Wednesday. Please be sure to stop by the KU Campus Store or Dixon Marketplace to get your gear today.
     University Relations


WEATHER

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

A much-deserved mostly sunny day with high pressure in control. Highs in the mid-50s. Light southwest winds.


ANNOUNCEMENTS

STUDENT ABSENCE
The following students will be attending a conference for the National Broadcasting Society in Washington D.C. from Feb. 27 - March 4. Please excuse them from classes. They are aware that they must make up any missed work. Sela Fuhrman, Benjamin Thomas, Ryan Smith, Anna Clancy, Cody Myers, Daniel Willingmyre, Dominic Didio, Heather Hamilton, Jeremy Hafner, Liz Baiera, James Gibson, Kara Urland, Matt Terhune, Troy Groleau. Thank you for your understanding.
      Cara L. Cotellese, chair, Cinema, Television and Media Production Department

OPEN STUDIO DATE
March 1, 10 a.m. - 1 p .m.
Faculty and Staff in need of a new or updated headshot are invited to attend the spring Open Studio on March 1, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the I-Wing of Old Main. I-Wing is located next to the C-Wing (Georgian Room) and the computer lab building.
     Andrew Ferguson, university photographer

READY, SET, RETIRE
March 14, 10 a.m. and 2 p.m.
Management, OPEIU, SCUPA and SPFPA employees considering retirement in the near future:  Human Resources will be hosting "Ready, Set, Retire", a presentation to assist with understanding retirement eligibility criteria, retirement benefits and important information about planning for and initiating the retirement process. Hour-long sessions will be held in the H.R. Training Room on Wednesday, March 14, at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. To sign up for a presentation, please register here.
     Jean Adam, benefits manager

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES
These are the non-instructional positions open on campus on our job board at http://employment.kutztown.edu. For internal job postings, please go to "Menu" and click on Internal Vacancies.   


UPCOMING EVENTS

Feb. 27 5:30 p.m. Secondary Education Graduate Open House
218 Beekey
Feb. 28 2 p.m. "Campus" A Student Success Management System
183 MSU
March 1 11 a.m. VPA Faculty First Thursday, Rose DeSiano Galjanic
120 Sharadin Arts
  4 p.m. University Senate
202 AF
  4:30 p.m. KU Geography Club - KU Alumni Series
262 Boehm
March 1 - 7   The Kourage Project
Art Gallery, MSU Bears Den
March 2 All Day Commission on Human Diversity Conference
McFarland Student Union
March 7 12:30 p.m. Middle States Accreditation Team Exit Report
183 MSU
March 7 7 p.m. Peter Staley, Aids activist, "How to Survive a Plague"
145 Boehm
    

ATHLETICS

UPCOMING ATHLETIC EVENTS

March 3 1 p.m. WLAX vs. Grand Valley State
Andre Reed Stadium (Live stats)


IN CASE YOU MISSED IT

KU FOUNDATION

KU IN THE NEWS

CENTRAL CALENDAR

The Daily Brief is published Monday through Friday, except holidays, by the Office of University Relations.
To submit items for the Daily Brief, please e-mail dbrief@kutztown.edu by 2 p.m. on the day prior to publication.
Announcement guidelines: 100 words or less in the body of the e-mail; run date in subject line; include a hyperlink for more information. Announcements may appear a maximum of two times, not more than once a week.

Students do not receive the Daily Brief.
To submit items for Bear Essentials, please use the electronic submission form at www.kutztown.edu/BearEssentials.

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 e-mail 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.

Nondiscrimination 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 e-mail 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 e-mail at OCR@ed.gov.