Daily Brief

June 4, 2019

Alumni Plaza

WEATHER

Gorgeous cool high pressure remains in control for another day before a warm front Tuesday brings us more summer-like temperatures and humidity Wednesday. Expect sunshine and high temperatures in the low 70s today.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

FACULTY AND STAFF APPRECIATION LUNCHEON
June 14, 11:30 a.m.
The annual Faculty and Staff Appreciation Luncheon will be held 11:30 a.m., Friday, June 14, in the O’Pake Fieldhouse. The awards presentation will begin at 12:15 p.m. The last day to RSVP for the event is Friday, June 7. Please click on the link below for the online RSVP form or email rsvp@kutztown.edu. https://fs7.formsite.com/kutzuniv/2019Luncheon/index.html
     Office of the President

THE INTERCONNECTED ASPECTS OF FREE SPEECH, BIAS INCIDENTS, AND STUDENT ACTIVISM
June 17, 1 p.m.
Students, staff and faculty are invited to an interactive presentation designed to provide an overview and increase understanding of bias, bias incidents, student activism and the potential impact they have on college campuses and communities 1 p.m., Monday, June 17, in 103 Academic Forum. Dr. McCargo, dean of students, will provide participants with guidance on how to manage, respond to and report bias incidents on campus, as well as how to provide support to community members who experience bias incidents. Seating is limited. Please RSVP no later than Wednesday, June 12.
     Erica Stratton, Office of the Assistant Vice President and Dean of Students

KU MEN'S BASKETBALL STAFF TO HOST BOYS AND GIRLS BASKETBALL CAMP
June 17-21
The Kutztown University men's basketball staff will host a boys and girls basketball camp for third through 12th-grade students. The camp will be held 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily, June 17-21. The cost of the camp is $175. If you would like additional information about the camp, please contact coach Tom York at tyork@kutztown.edu or at ext. 3-4366. All proceeds from this camp go toward scholarships for our men's basketball program.
     Tom York, assistant men's basketball coach

ATTENTION AFSCME 2234 MEMBERS
We will be reviewing the proposed contract 7:15-8:15 a.m. and again noon to 1 p.m., Monday, June 10, in 120 Sharadin Arts Building. Please plan to attend. Voting, to be done on your own time, will take place 2-4:30 p.m., Tuesday, June 11, in Concourse, Old Main.
     Chris Ferris, secretary, AFSCME 2234

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES
These are the non-instructional positions that are open on campus on our job board at http://employment.kutztown.edu:

Job Number

Job Title

Job Term

Advertise To

2019-0005 internal

NEW - Custodial Worker Supervisor - 3rd shift

Full Time

6/14/19

2019-0011

Utility Plant Operator 2

Full Time

6/14/19

2019-0029

Business/Government Procurement Consultant SBDC

Full Time

6/14/19

 

UPCOMING EVENTS

June 4

9 a.m.

Open work session for website migration
26 deFrancesco Building

June 6

1 p.m.

Open work session for website migration
26 deFrancesco Building

June 10

7:15 a.m.

AFSCME 2234 Members: review proposed contract
120 Sharadin Arts Building

June 10

noon

AFSCME 2234 Members: review proposed contract
120 Sharadin Arts Building

June 11

2 p.m.

AFSCME 2234 Members: Vote on contract
Concourse, Old Main

June 11

9 a.m.

Open work session for website migration
26 deFrancesco Building

SIGN-UP FOR INAUGURAL WOMEN’S BASKETBALL SCHOLARSHIP GOLF OUTING
Help support the KU women’s basketball team at our inaugural golf outing 1 p.m., Friday, June 21, at Macoby Run Golf Course, Green Lane, Pa. Our golf outing is a scholarship fundraiser that helps us manage the expenses of running a competitive program. A pre-tournament lunch will be served. The outing will feature great food, prizes, contests, a post-tournament dinner and much more. Can’t attend? Sponsorship opportunities are available. Registration and tournament brochure can be found online. Contact assistant coach Justin Hallman at jhallman@kutztown.edu with any questions. Thank you for your support.
     Justin Hallman, assistant women’s basketball coach

BOEHM SCIENCE CENTER, AC SHUT DOWN NOTICE
June 3-4
The HVAC system supplying cooling for Boehm Science Center will be down for repairs Monday, June 3, and Tuesday, June 4. Sorry for any inconvenience.
     Kyle Mills, Facilities Maintenance

OPEN WORK SESSIONS FOR WEBSITE
The Office of Web Services has scheduled additional open-working sessions to provide Ingeniux Content Management System support for users migrating their sites on the following dates in 26 deFrancesco Building.
- Tuesday, June 4, 9-11:30 a.m.
- Thursday, June 6, 1-3:30 p.m.
- Tuesday, June 11, 9-11:30 a.m.
- Thursday, June 13, 1- 3:30 p.m.
This is only for users who have already been trained in the new version of Ingeniux. If you are a website content contributor, or wish to become one, and have not registered for training in the new version of Ingeniux, please contact Kelly Smith, ext. 3-4937, as soon as possible if your office/department needs to have a presence on the website.
     Kelly Smith, Web Technology

LOT B1 CONSTRUCTION ACTIVITY
A section of Lot B1 adjacent to Grim Science Building will be set up as a fence-secured construction staging area for the Grim Observatory Dome Replacement project beginning Wednesday, June 5. Parking will remain available in the balance of the lot. I apologize in advance for the disruption. Questions or concerns should be directed to Mike Walsh, project manager, at walsh@kutztown.edu.
     Bill Leech, Facilities Project Services

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.