Daily Brief

July 26, 2021

Photo of Louis Rivera (left) standing with President Hawkinson (right). Lou is holding balloons, stuffed Avalanche. Dr. Hawkinson holds the award plaque.

RIVERA NAMED KU EMPLOYEE OF THE MONTH
Congratulations to Louis Rivera, coordinator of desktop services, Information Technology, on being named Kutztown University Employee of the Month for April 2021. Rivera's nomination from Lisa Brennan, administrative assistant, Academic Affairs, can be read online.
     University Relations

WEATHER

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

Weak cold front passes the region this morning. Mostly cloudy conditions give way to mostly sunny skies by the afternoon. Very isolated thunderstorms possible with the amount of instability in the atmosphere. High temperature in the upper 80s. Winds northwest at 5 mph.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

NEW DSO STAFF MEMBER
Please join us in welcoming Brian Daily back to Kutztown University. Brian is a 2013 secondary education and 2018 Instructional Technology graduate; he has joined the Office of Disability Services as its new assistant director for computer and assistive technologies.
     Linda Lantaff, Disability Services

CAMPS/CONFERENCES: JULY 22–28
July 21-24 Philadelphia Pole Vault /Jumps
July 22-25 KU Wrestling
July 25-28 Reading Rage
July 25-28 KU Volleyball
July 26-30 KU Upward Bound
July 28-29 KU Cheer
Please make them feel welcome on our campus. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the Office of Conference Services at 610-683-1359.
     Conference and Event Services

BUSINESS SMART: GET SET ON FINANCIAL LITERACY
What are the fundamentals of financial literacy for your business? Discover how to prepare your company to be credit ready and explore conventional and non-traditional sources of financing available to new or established small businesses. Our second webinar in this three-part SBA series covers the information and documentation businesses need in order to apply for a loan. Find out what lenders look for in a borrower’s experience and in a loan application, 2 p.m., Thursday, July 29, https://pasbdc.ecenterdirect.com/events/28222.
     Zachary Balla, KU Small Business Development Center

UPCOMING EVENTS

Date

Time

Event

7/29/2021

 

Transfer Student Orientation

7/29/2021

2 p.m.

“Business Smart: Get Set on Financial Literacy”
https://pasbdc.ecenterdirect.com/events/28222

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.