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June 21, 2017

 

The Daily Brief

On May 8, 2017, President Kenneth Hawkinson signed an updated agreement for Kutztown’s exchange program at the University of Hildesheim in Hildesheim, Germany.
Photo: back row l-r: Dr. Andrew Vogel, associate professor of English and chair of the Department of English; Nicole Becker, assistant director of international admissions; Douglas Roger, director of international admissions; Dr. David Beougher, dean of College of Liberal Arts and Sciences. front row l-r: Dr. Anne Zayaitz, provost and vice president of academic affairs; Dr. Kenneth Hawkinson, university president; Dr. Lynn M. Kutch, associate professor of German and Hildesheim program director. 


On May 8, 2017, President Kenneth Hawkinson signed an updated agreement for Kutztown's exchange program at the University of Hildesheim in Hildesheim, Germany. The new agreement expands the program to include students from the English department.  Kutztown may now send up to eight students (four from English, four from German); and up to eight students per year from the University of Hildesheim may study at Kutztown.      

 

TODAY'S EVENTS

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None  

 

 

TODAY'S WEATHER

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

 

Weak frontal boundary will stall out in the early morning across the region. There could be a chance for a late morning or early afternoon shower. Clouds will thin by the afternoon leading to mostly sunny skies. High temperature in the low-80s. Winds wesr at 5-7 mph.

 

 

ANNOUNCEMENTS

CONDOLENCES
Please join the College of Visual and Performing Arts in offering condolences to Ron Lamm, Studio Technician, for the loss of his mother, Joan Lamm, on Thursday, June 15. Services will be held at 11 a.m., Monday, June 26, at Lamm & Witman Funeral Home, Wernersville. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 498 E. Bellevue Ave, Reading, PA 19605.
                College of Visual and Performing Arts


  
CLUB ADVISORS NEEDED
Recreational Services and the Recreational and Sports Club Council are looking for faculty/staff members who are interested in becoming the primary advisor for the Ice Hockey Club and/or Fencing Club for the upcoming school year. If you are interested in either of these positions, please contact Matt Barrett, coordinator of Structured Sports, at barrett@kutztown.edu.
                Matt Barrett, coordinator of Structured Sports
 

 

THE WEEK AHEAD

 
UPDATED LOT A2 / A3 CLOSURE June 21
Rickenbach Learning Center / Beekey Education Center
Weather permitting, the southern half of Lot A2 will be closed beginning Wednesday, June 21 to complete paving repairs and line striping. During this time, parking will be available in the northern half of Lot A2, and all of Lot A3. I apologize in advance for the disruption. Questions or concerns should be directed to the project manager, Christine Sutjak, at csutjak@kutztown.edu.
                Bill Leech, associate director, Facilities Project Services


  
JUNE RETIREMENT COUNSELING SESSIONS
The following retirement counseling sessions will be held during June:
Empower (Deferred Compensation) - June 21
Fidelity - June 29
Please visit the H.R. website for information on how to schedule a one-on-one counseling session.
                Jean Adam, benefits manager


  
MEN'S BASKETBALL DAY CAMP
June 19 - 23
The KU Men's Basketball staff is holding a summer basketball day camp from June 19 - 23. The cost of the camp is $175. It is for boys and girls in grades 3-12 who have played basketball or who would like to learn how to play. The camp runs daily from 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. in Keystone Arena. If you are interested in signing up or would like more information on the camp, please contact Tom York, assistant coach, Men's Basketball at 610-683-4366(O) or e-mail tyork@kutztown.edu.  All proceeds from the camp go toward men's basketball scholarships. Come out and support men's basketball and elevate your game.
                Thomas J. York, assistant coach, Men's Basketball

 

 

GOLDEN BEAR ATHLETICS

KU Coaches of the Year 
CLEMENTS AND BURSTEIN NAMED KUTZTOWN'S 2017 COACHES OF THE YEAR
Kutztown University football coach Jim Clements and women's soccer coach Erik Burstein have been named the 2017 KU Men's and Women's Coaches of the Year.  

 


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