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January 27, 2017

 

The Daily Brief

  
MyTime Platinum meal plan winner
MEAL PLAN WINNER
Congratulations to Freshman Annemarie Hayden who participated in a dining survey and won a free MyTime Platinum meal plan for the spring 2017 semester.
 

 

TODAY'S EVENTS

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None

 

 

TODAY'S WEATHER

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

Upper level trough passes the region which should produce some scattered snow showers. We could observe brief bursts of snow. Winds will be brisk like yesterday. High temperature near 40. Winds west at 8-13 m.p.h. Little to no snow accumulation.

 

 

ANNOUNCEMENTS


KU EMERGENCY ALERT SYSTEM TEST
There will be a test of the Kutztown University emergency alert systems on Tuesday, Jan. 31, at 10:55 a.m.  You will receive test messages through the E2 Campus text message, email and Simplex mass notification systems.  Messages will also be seen on the information channel, website and the desktop pop-up system.  Thank you for your patience as we complete this required test.  If you have any questions please contact dajohnson@kutztown.edu
                David Johnson, University Relations


  
GRANTS AND SPONSORED PROJECTS OFFICE MOVE
The Office of Grants and Sponsored Projects has moved to 110 Old Main. The phone number remains 484-646-4167.
                Jeffrey Werner, director, Grants and Sponsored Projects


  
COLLEGE OF VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS FACULTY FIRST THURSDAY
Feb. 2, 11 a.m.
Drs. Diana Ebersole and Keith Massie, Department of Communication Studies, will be presenting "Parental Perspectives on 'Technoparenting' and 'Technoprivacy' in 21st Century Families," their research project on the roles of technology and social media in family communication process, Thursday, Feb. 2 at 11 a.m. in 120 Sharadin Arts Building. All are welcome to attend, to learn about the work our college faculty are doing and participate in the discussion.
                William J. Mowder, dean, College of Visual and Performing Arts


  
FACULTY RECITAL
Jan. 30, 7:30 p.m.
Dr. Michelle Kiec, clarinetist and associate dean in the College of Visual and Performing Arts, will be joined by music professors Dr. Maria Asteriadou (piano), Dr. Soo Goh (bass clarinet), Dr. Jeremy Justeson (saxophone), and CVPA Dean Dr. Bill Mowder (reciter) to present a recital on Monday, Jan. 30 at 7:30 p.m. in the Little Theatre in Schaeffer Auditorium. The concert will feature works by Luciano Berio, Alison Bauld, Theresa Martin, and Gregory Wanamaker. Join us for an evening of 20th and 21st century music. This event is free and open to the public.
                Department of Music


  
LUNAR NEW YEAR CELEBRATION
Jan. 30, 6 - 9 p.m.
The 2017 Lunar New Year celebration will be held in MSU218 at 6-9 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 30. KU Students, faculty, staff and their family and friends are invited. Come enjoy free Asian foods and music, dazzling acrobat performances and participate in fun games and win prizes. This event is sponsored by Association of Campus Events (ACE), Chinese Students and Scholars Association (CSSA) and KU Multicultural Center.
                Sue Kong (kong@kutztown.edu)


  
ROHRBACH LIBRARY UPDATE
The Rohrbach Library contracted with Sustainable Collection Services to review the print titles in our Main Collection. Using their data-driven analysis, librarians plan to remove books that no longer support the current curriculum from the collection. We invite all interested faculty to attend an open session to review the data analysis. Sessions are scheduled for Feb. 14 at 3 p.m. in 100C RL and Feb. 15 at 9 a.m. in 22 RL. Please attend.
                Bruce D. Gottschall, Rohrbach Library


  
EXTENDED HOURS
Key student service offices will offer extended hours Monday through Thursday through Feb 2. Offices will be open until 5:30 p.m. to assist students.

Week 2 Jan 30 Jan 31 Feb 1 Feb 2
Student Accounts 5:30 p.m. 5:30 p.m. 5:30 p.m. 5:30 p.m.
Financial Aid Services 5:30 p.m. 5:30 p.m. 5:30 p.m. 5:30 p.m.
Registrar's Office 5:30 p.m. 5:30 p.m. 5:30 p.m. 5:30 p.m.
One-Card Office N/A N/A N/A N/A
Housing 5:30 p.m. 5:30 p.m. 5:30 p.m. 5:30 p.m.
Dining Services 5:30 p.m. 5:30 p.m. 5:30 p.m. 5:30 p.m.

    


  

 

GOLDEN BEAR ATHLETICS


MORGAN TO MAKE SENIOR BOWL APPEARANCE SATURDAY
Kutztown University graduate Jordan Morgan is well on his way to becoming KU's next player in the National Football League. Morgan's talent and accolades earned him an invite to the Reese's Senior Bowl in Mobile, Ala.  Morgan is 1-of-3 Division II players that received an invite to compete in the bowl - the top Senior Bowl in the country - on Saturday, Jan. 28 at 2:30 p.m. ET from Ladd-Peebles Stadium. The game, and all practices during the week, will air live on NFL Network.
 
NFL Network provides live coverage of Senior Bowl week practices Tuesday, Jan. 24 - Thursday, Jan. 26, starting Tuesday at 2 p.m. ET and Wednesday and Thursday at 1 p.m. ET.  One-hour 2017 Senior Bowl Recap shows air Tuesday - Thursday at 8 p.m. ET.  The KU Sports Information and University Relations staff will be on-site to provide in-depth coverage on Morgan's week in Alabama. Be sure to follow along on social media through KU's social media accounts, and official athletics website: www.KUBears.com.


 

 

 


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