Daily Brief

January 24, 2020

First Graduates of Social Media Theory and Strategy (SMS) Program

FIRST GRADUATES OF SOCIAL MEDIA THEORY AND STRATEGY PROGRAM
At the Fall 2019 commencement, Katelyn Melder and Jericho Dar became the first two graduates of the new Social Media Theory and Strategy (SMS) program. Melder has already taken a position as the social media manager for Women in Technology International (WITI). Also pictured are Provost Anne Zayaitz, dean of the College of Visual and Performing Arts, Michelle Kiec, and social media area coordinator, Dr. Keith Massie.
     Keith Massie, Department of Communication Studies

WEATHER

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

Carbon copy of Thursday: sunny and mild as high pressure remains in place. Pretty nice late January day. High temperature near 50. Winds east at 6 mph.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

THANK YOU TO MY "KU FAMILY"
I would like to take the opportunity to thank everyone who sent cards and emails to comfort me upon the loss of my father. It has been a rough time, but your thoughtfulness, compassion and understanding are greatly appreciated and reflect the breadth and depth of our KU family. Please know that you have indeed made a difference.
     Dawn Slack, Dept. of Modern Language Studies

ASSISTANT DIRECTOR OF INTERNATIONAL ADMISSIONS SEARCH CANDIDATE B
Jan. 29
An open session for all to meet candidate B for the position of assistant director of International Admissions will be held 11 a.m., Wednesday, Jan. 29, in the Dixon Hall conference room.
     Lisa McSparron, Office of Enrollment Management and Student Affairs

UNIVERSITY WRITING CENTER NOW OPEN
Please encourage your students to visit the University Writing Center, a free service offering advice and assistance with writing assignments from any course or subject. Located in 100 C Rohrbach Library, hours are 11 a.m. to 9 p.m., Monday through Thursday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and 2-9 p.m. Sunday. Please contact wrcenter@kutztown.edu with any questions. https://kutztownwritingcenter.wordpress.com/
     Patricia Pytleski, University Writing Center

UPCOMING EVENTS

Jan. 27

10:45 a.m.

Open Forum: Asst. Dir. International Admissions
Conference Room, Dixon Hall

Jan. 28

11 a.m.

FDI: Evolution of Black Political Thought
250 McFarland Student Union

Jan. 29

11 a.m.

Open Forum: Asst. Dir. International Admissions
Conference Room, Dixon Hall

Jan. 30

10:45 a.m.

Open Forum: Asst. Dir. International Admissions
Conference Room, Dixon Hall

Jan. 30

4 p.m.

Inclusion Center’s Progressive Dinner
Begin at 126 Old Main

Jan. 25

1 p.m.

SWIM vs. Lock Haven
Keystone Pool

Jan. 29

5:30 p.m.

WBB vs. Bloomsburg
Keystone Arena (Live stats / Video)

Jan. 29

7:30 p.m.

MBB vs. Bloomsburg
Keystone Arena (Live stats / Video)

Feb. 1

4 p.m.

WREST vs. Mercyhurst
Keystone Arena

Feb. 1

6 p.m.

WREST vs. Gannon
Keystone Arena

ASSISTANT DIRECTOR OF INTERNATIONAL ADMISSIONS SEARCH CANDIDATE A
Jan. 27
An open session for all to meet candidate A for the position of assistant director of International Admissions will be held 10:45 a.m., Monday, Jan. 27, in the Dixon Hall conference room.
      Lisa McSparron, Office of Enrollment Management and Student Affairs

NON-INSTRUCTIONAL OPEN JOB POSTINGS

These are the non-instructional positions open on campus on our job board at http://employment.kutztown.edu:

Job Number

Job Title

Job Term

Advertise To

2020-0003 (internal)

NEW -University Nurse - 9 month - internal

Full Time

1/26/20

2020-0005

Temp PT Medical Records Assistant

Part Time

1/31/20

2020-0001

Facilities Construction Project Manager

Full Time

1/24/20

2019-0176

Custodial Worker 1 - 3rd shift

Full Time

1/31/20

2019-0173

Technical Services Coordinator

Full Time

1/31/20

19-20 Asst Coaches

19-20 Assistant Athletic Coaches

Part Time

Continuous

     Jeanette Forster, Office of Human Resources

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.