Daily Brief

July 28, 2020

Photo of the Pa German Cultural History Center. Log cabin on the left, barn on the right, wildflowers in the foreground with yellow of lightening bugs flying across the sky at dusk.

WEATHER

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

Partly cloudy, hot and humid conditions with showers and thunderstorms likely in the afternoon as a cold front approaches. Storms don't look overly severe but any storm that strikes could pack a punch. Highs around 90.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

KUTZTOWN UNIVERSITY LOGO
The university logo and seal, the athletic logos featuring the Golden Bear and paw, and images of the KU mascot, Avalanche, are all trademarked items. These marks cannot be altered in any way without permission from the Office of University Relations. In addition, vendors reproducing the logos must be licensed through Learfield Licensing.
More Information: https://www.kutztown.edu/logos
     Office of University Relations

NYTIMES ACCESS REQUIRES ANNUAL RENEWAL
The library is pleased to remind the Kutztown University community that you have free access to The New York Times. You can sign up or renew your access to the NYT here: https://library.kutztown.edu/newyorktimes. If you are an existing subscriber you need to renew your "NYT Pass" once a year by visiting the library link above, click on "Already have an account?" and login. This will renew your access for another year. Please contact Bob Flatley at flatley@kutztown.edu with questions.
     Bob Flatley, Rohrbach Library

PRACTICAL SOCIAL MEDIA TIPS FOR BUSY ENTREPRENEURS
Learn the importance of effectively representing your company online, tips and tricks for online engagement and how to be the “voice” of your business in this panel discussion, 6:30 p.m., Tuesday, July 28. Webinar: https://berkslaunchbox.psu.edu/project/humanizing-your-digital-presence/
     Francene Dudziec, Pennsylvania Small Business Development Center

FRANCES PRADO – INVENTOR OF HANGING SECRETS
Meet Frances Prado, one of the 0.05% female Hispanic inventors, who will tell us about her experience in creating and patenting her product “Hanging Secrets," to organize women's intimate clothing. She will provide us with some of the knowledge she acquired through the development of her product including generating ideas, creating a prototype, protecting your idea and patenting it. Join us, 7 p.m., Friday, July 31, at https://psu.zoom.us/j/94935607350.
     Francene Dudziec, Pennsylvania Small Business Development Center

LISTEN UP, KUCD
We are proud to host the first in a series of webinars aimed to help us become better allies, friends and mentors to our diverse design community. An amazing panel of Black KUCD students and alumni will share their life experiences in an effort to foster a deeper understanding of these members of our KUCD family. Listen to what it's like to be a young black designer in these historic times. Upon registration, you are welcome to submit questions for our panel to consider. Date and time: 7 p.m., Thursday, Aug. 6. Topic: Listen Up, KUCD! Registration link: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_HlG9UvSRQnyfUQNh3fTQzg
https://kucd.kutztown.edu/events/.
     Summer Doll-Myers, Department of Communication Design

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

2020-0060 (internal)

Custodial Worker 1 - 3rd shift

Full Time

7/31/20

2020-0061 (internal)

Custodial Worker 1 - 3rd shift

Full Time

7/31/20

2020-0053

NEW - Utility Plant Operator 1

Full Time

8/7/20

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.