Daily Brief

Feb. 7, 2023

Boehm Science Center



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

Partly to mostly cloudy and generally mild for early February. A passing rain shower is possible tonight as a weak low pressure trough passes. High today around 45.


Academic Department Chairs and Secretaries List

The updated Academic Department Chairs and Secretaries List has been uploaded to the Provost, Academic Affairs website under Resources and Forms/Faculty and Staff Resources.

Anne Imschweiler, Office of the Provost

Governance Committees: Willingness to Serve

Faculty, managers and staff members, please use this online form to indicate your willingness to serve on University Governance Committees. Log in using your full KU email address and password. Willingness will close Sunday, Feb. 19. Direct Engage access questions to Leah Cassellia at casselli@kutztown.edu.

Cara Cotellese, University Senate

National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

LVHN will be hosting free same-day confidential HIV testing on campus 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday Feb. 7, MSU lobby table B. “Together, when we work to overcome structural barriers to HIV testing, prevention and treatment and stop HIV stigma, we help reduce HIV-related disparities and health inequities in Black communities.” -CDC.Gov

Frances C. Cortez Funk, Health & Wellness Center

John Spagnola, Former Philadelphia Eagle to Speak at KU

Join us in person or via Zoom 11 a.m. Tuesday Feb. 7, 218 MSU. Spagnola, former Philadelphia Eagle, will talk about his NFL career and how he grew a $3.5 billion asset investment management firm. Attendees have a chance to win an autographed football.

Katie Bowen, College of Business

Pat Hazell Brings “Wonder Bread” and Laughter to KU Presents!

A fresh and funny salute to Americana, The Wonder Bread Years, starring Pat Hazell (former Seinfeld writer and The Tonight Show regular), is a fast-paced, hilarious production that gracefully walks the line between standup and theater. From sitting at the kids table to riding in the way back of the Country Squire Wagon, The Wonder Bread Years is a comic bullseye for Baby Boomers everywhere. Tickets: $38, $32 for seniors and students; KU faculty and staff: $32; KU students: $10. KU faculty, staff and students access discounted tickets by using their MyKU Login.

KU Presents!

KU Business Cards

KU’s brand is an important piece of our overall message and visual identity. It offers consistency, recognition and uniformity regarding who we are as a university. KU business cards are standardized and will not be customized. They will include the following:
 - KU Promotional Logo.
 - Name and job title.
 - KU department name, optional room number and building name.
 - KU office telephone number, optional fax and cell.
 - KU email.
 - Optional KU web page and/or social media account.
 - www.kutztown.edu •  P.O. Box 730, Kutztown PA 19530 (standard).
Note: Non-KU or personal emails, web pages and social media accounts cannot be included. Order KU business cards, with a blank or maroon and gold "It’s Good to be Golden" back, through the KU Print Center.

University Relations

KU Magnetic Name Badges

KU has branded name badges. Department chairs or secretaries can email sales@waitzcorp.com at Waitz Corporation (610-437-5409) to request a quote for:
- 3.5” x 1.5” name badge gold/burgundy engraved with KU logo, name and department; or
- 3.25” x 2” name badge gold/burgundy engraved with KU logo, name, title and department.
Enter a purchase requisition in SourcePoint (Vendor #0081001839) using your cost center or department p-card. Prices range from $9.75 to $14, depending on quantity. Contact University Relations at ur@kutztown.edu with questions.

University Relations

KU Pocket Folders

KU branded pocket folders can be ordered through ESS/Materials Management/Warehouse Reservation (https://portal.passhe.edu) as you would other items such as letterhead, envelopes, etc. Please note folders cost $0.40 each or $70 for a box of 175, and the inventory number is 23071.

University Relations


UGRC Student Workshop Series

Please share with your departments and your students. Undergraduate Research and Creativity, in cooperation with the Honors Program, will once again host a UGRC student workshop series. The series will take place alternating Tuesdays, 4:30 p.m., 28 Rohrbach and on Zoom. Encourage students to join us for the kick-off Tuesday, Feb. 21 with librarians, Krista Prock and Dan Stafford: Background Research: What the Rohrbach Library Has to Offer. Subsequent dates are Mar. 7, Mar. 21, Apr. 4, Apr. 18 and May 2. Topics range from emphasizing your voice in research to presenting and publishing your work. See full list here.

Lynn Kutch, UGRC

Employment Opportunities

These are the non-instructional positions open on our online job board at https://employment.kutztown.edu (Menu to OOC postings):

Job Number Job Title Job Term Advertise To
2023-0025 NEW - Labor Relations and
Classification Manager (Reposted)
Full Time 2/26/23
2023-0024 NEW - Teaching and Learning Developer Full Time 2/19/23
2023-0018 (internal) NEW - Police Lieutenant (internal) Full Time 2/12/23
2023-0017 Management Technician,
College of Business (Reposted)
Full Time 2/19/23
2022-0046 MR2 HVAC/Plumbing
(Sunday - Thursday)
Full Time Continuous
2022-0137 Utility Plant Operator 1 or 2 Full Time Continuous
2022-0151 Maintenance Repairman 2
Full Time Continuous
2022-0157 Patrol Officer Full Time 2/26/23
2022-0200 Help Desk Analyst Full Time 2/12/23
2022-0203 Dean, College of Education Full Time 2/15/23
2022-0207 MR2-HVAC & Plumbing-2nd shift Full Time Continuous
2022-0215 Accounting Services Program Manager Full Time 2/12/23
2022-0216 Assistant Director SSBCI Technical
Assistance Program (Western Region)
Full Time 2/12/23
2022-0217 Assistant Director SSBCI Technical
Assistance Program (Eastern Region)
Full Time 2/12/23
2023-0007 Admissions Recruiter Full Time 2/19/23
2023-0009 Drafter Designer Full Time 2/12/23
2023-0013 Student Accounts Coordinator Full Time 2/8/23
2023-0015 Student Payroll Specialist Full Time 2/19/23
2023-0016 Student Health Navigator (Reposted) Full Time 2/19/23
2023-0020 Associate State Director for PASBDC Full Time 2/12/23
2023-0021 Executive Assistant for Finance Full Time 2/12/23
2023-02&03 2023 Summer Painter-Temporary Temp FT 2/12/23
Asst Coaches 2022-23 Assistant Athletic Coaches Part Time 6/30/23
Clerical Asst Pool 2022-23 Clerical Assistant Pool Full Time 6/30/23
Custodial Pool 2022-23 Custodial Worker 1 Pool Full Time 6/30/23
OOC 23-01 Keystone Library Network Coordinator
Part Time 2/12/23
OOC 23-04 Legal Fellow Full Time 3/19/23
Upcoming Events
Date Time Event
Feb. 7 10 a.m. Frederick Douglass Institute Grand Re-Opening
Multicultural Center
Feb. 7 11 a.m. John Spagnola, Former Philadelphia Eagle
218 McFarland Student Union | Zoom
Feb. 8 7:30 p.m. Pat Hazell's "The Wonder Years"
Schaeffer Auditorium
Date Time Event
Feb. 8 5:30 p.m. Women's Basketball vs. Shippensburg
Live Video | Live Stats
Feb. 8 7:30 p.m. Men's Basketball vs. Shippensburg
Live Video | Live Stats
Feb. 10 7 p.m. Wrestling vs. Shippensburg
Live Video

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.