Daily Brief

Jan. 17, 2024

Field Hockey Earns National Coaching Staff of the Year

The national champion Kutztown University field hockey staff, led by head coach Marci Scheuing, earned the 2023 National Field Hockey Coaches Association DII National Coaching Staff of the Year award. Scheuing, who just completed her 10th year at the helm, was assisted by Amber Auchenbach, Arianna Grays and Erika Barbera.

Sports Information


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

Arctic high pressure builds across the area. Sunny conditions but it will be quite cold and there will be dangerous wind chills. High temperature near 22.


Congratulations Hannah Hotalen

Please join me in congratulating Hannah Hotalen, who has accepted a position with the Reading School District. Hannah’s final day with the university will be Friday, Jan. 26. Thank you to Hannah for her dedicated service to Kutztown University and best wishes for the future.

Jesus Peña, Vice President for Equity, Compliance and Liaison for Legal Affairs

"YOU BELONG" Webinars for Staff and Faculty - Save the Dates

In our continued campaign of "YOU BELONG," the Office of Diversity and Inclusion invites staff and faculty to participate in the upcoming webinars:
 - "Inclusive Advising to Improve the Advising Relationship and Support Student Success" for faculty noon to 1:15 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 15, Multicultural Center. 
 - "Implicit Bias Awareness: Supporting Underrepresented Students and Fostering Inclusive Services" for staff noon to 1:15 p.m. Wednesday, March 20, Multicultural Center.
Mark your calendars and bring your lunch. More details will be posted in the Daily Brief closer to the dates, or email schearer@kutztown.edu to RSVP and get direct communication.

Jerry Schearer, Dean of Students and Chief Diversity Officer

Upcoming Events
Date Time Event
Jan. 22 -- First Day of Class - Spring 2024
Date Time Event
Jan. 17 5:30 p.m. Women's Basketball vs. West Chester
Keystone Arena (Video | Stats)
Jan. 17 7:30 p.m. Men's Basketball vs. West Chester
Keystone Arena (Video | Stats)

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.