Daily Brief

July 1, 2020

Logo for renamed LGBTQ plus resource center, Kutztown University. Capital L red block letter; Capital G tan block letter ; Capital B yellow block letter; Capital T olive green block letter; Capital Q sky blue block letter; purple plus sign follows. Resource Center, lowercase black type, underlined, Kutztown University, below line, all caps, black type.

LGBTQ+ RESOURCE CENTER RENAMED
We are pleased to announce the newly renamed LGBTQ+ Resource Center. Our new email address has been updated to lgbtqresourcecenter@kutztown.edu and our web shortcut is www.kutztown.edu/lgbtqcenter. Congratulations go out to Keri Stefkovich on designing our new winning logo.
     Diane Biehl, LGBTQ+ Resource Center and Women's Center

WEATHER

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

Low pressure off the New England coast will continue to provide unsettled weather for the day Wednesday. There will be some sun but it will largely drive convection for showers and thunderstorms later in the day. High temperature in the low 80s. Winds north at 5 mph. Rainfall less than 0.1 inch with higher amounts where storms occur.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES
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

2020-0042

KUSBDC Business Consultant

Full Time

7/17/20

2020-0050

Workforce Development & Special Programs Coordinator

Full Time

7/6/20

2020-0046 Internal

Program Manager PTAC

Full Time

7/5/20

2020-0045

Director KU SBDC

Full Time

7/5/20

2020-0044

TEMP FT Program Manager of Disaster Recovery (COVID-19)

Temporary FT

7/5/20

     Jeanette Forster, Office of Human Resources

UPCOMING EVENTS

There are no face-to-face events scheduled at this time.

PSAC Logo: Top and lower shape of Pennsylvania state border; top border, light brown/gold; bottom border, maroon. Sandwiched in between is P S A C, all maroon capital letters.

KUTZTOWN UNIVERSITY TOPS 200 PSAC SCHOLAR-ATHLETES FOR THE FIRST TIME
A school-record 206 Kutztown University student-athletes have been named Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) Scholar-Athletes for the 2019-20 academic year. By having more than 200 student-athletes recognized for the first time in school history, Kutztown surpassed its former record of 181 PSAC Scholar-Athletes from 2017-18. KU has featured 100 or more PSAC Scholar-Athletes each of the last 14 years. To qualify for PSAC Scholar-Athlete recognition, a student-athlete must have completed the 2019-20 academic year with a 3.25 cumulative GPA or higher. Full story: https://bit.ly/3g06iLp.
     Matthew Heffelfinger, Office of Sports Information

HEALTH AND WELLNESS CENTER CLOSED
The Health and Wellness Center will be closed, Friday, July 3, in observance of the 4th of July Holiday. Medical emergencies call Public Safety 610-683-4001.
     Dolores Hess, Health and Wellness Services

TEAMWORK U VIRTUAL CAREER FAIR KICK OFF
To accommodate students’ needs during the COVID-19 pandemic, the Department of Sport Management and Leadership Studies re-designed and converted their internship course for Summer 2020. Students in this class are currently participating in a Virtual Career Fair hosted by Teamwork Online, a renowned talent recruiting platform in sport. This event kicked off on June 15. Kutztown University sport management program is one of the five universities featured with over 40 employers on board reviewing candidates.
     Soojin Kim, Yongjae Kim and Michelle Vaughn, Sport Management and Leadership Studies

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.