Daily Brief

July 14, 2020

Photo of Keystone Field with Athletic Bear Head logo.

WEATHER

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

Another sunny day with tolerable humidity levels and high temperatures around 85. Light northwest breeze under high pressure. 

ANNOUNCEMENTS

HILTON NAMED CHAIR OF BOARD AT HEALTHSPARK FOUNDATION
HealthSpark Foundation is proud to announce the election of Dr. Warren Hilton, Kutztown University vice president of Enrollment Management and Student Affairs, as the Foundation’s new Board Chair. Dr. Hilton has led an esteemed career in academia, with a special focus on increasing student diversity in post-secondary education and spearheading programs that provide wraparound support for college students. This past January, the Wissahickon Faith Community honored Dr. Hilton with the annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Day “Keeper of the Dream” award for his contributions to Black and underprivileged communities. Dr. Hilton had previously served as the HealthSpark Foundation Board of Director’s Vice-Chair. Read More.
     Bryan Salvadore, Office of Communications

RETIREMENT ANNOUNCEMENT
Library Services announces the retirement of our friend and colleague, Professor Bruce Gottschall. Gottschall began his career at Kutztown University as the library’s evening supervisor in 1994 and became a member of the library faculty in 1999. Most recently, he was responsible for the library’s management system and oversaw collection development. He was a department chair from 2011 to 2017. During his time at KU. Read More.
      Sue Czerny, Rohrbach Library Faculty

AFSCME ZOOM MEETING
July 20
Local 2234 will be having its monthly membership meeting 5 p.m., Monday, July 20, via Zoom. The link will be sent to your personal email address. Please plan to join us.
     Chris Ferris, AFSCME Local 2234

ACCOUNTS PAYABLE PROCEDURES
Please continue to email all invoices for payment to apinvoice@kutztown.edu for processing in a timely manner. Do not send invoices the campus mail. Continue to encourage the use of ACH enrollment instead of paper checks for timely receipt of payment. To request an ACH enrollment form, please contact the Office of Accounts Payable at apinvoice@kutztown.edu. When interacting with vendors also encourage the use of the ACH enrollment and use of the accounts payable email address for customer service. Following this procedure will help us prevent unnecessary passing of paperwork between departments and ensure timely payment to our vendors. Thank you.
     Office of Accounts Payable

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

2020-0059

Assistant Comptroller

Full Time

7/19/20

2020-0042

KUSBDC Business Consultant

Full Time

7/17/20

2020-0050

Workforce Development & Special Programs Coordinator

Full Time

7/6/20

Pool

2020-21 Clerical Pool

Various - if needed

Continuous

UPCOMING EVENTS

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

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.