Daily Brief

June 2, 2020

Image of inside gymnasium, Kutztown University's Student Recreation Center,  prepared site for the Maxatawny Township primary election, Tuesday, June 2.

VOTING HAS RETURNED TO THE KUTZTOWN UNIVERSITY CAMPUS
The KU Student Recreation Center is the host site of Tuesday’s primary election. Originally scheduled for April, the elections were postponed by the COVID-19 pandemic. This will be the first time that voting for Maxatawny Township is on campus since 2013, when the polls were moved to the township building several miles north of campus.
     Matt Santos, University Relations

WEATHER

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

More clouds than sunshine today as a warm front begins to slowly approach. Chance of showers at any time but precipitation amounts will be small. Highs around 70. Light west winds.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

SCSU CREATIVE WRITING
June 3
Professor Jeffrey Voccola will be giving a Zoom reading for his book with author Sarah Wallman 7 p.m., Wednesday, June 3. His novel, “Kings Row,” is now available on Kindle (hard copies will be available soon). Join us via Zoom: 914 1970 1075 Password: 935992.
     Andrea Buno, Department of English

FIDELITY RETIREMENT COUNSELING SESSIONS
June 3
The representative from Fidelity has set aside Wednesday, June 3, to work with Kutztown employees regarding retirement and investments for retirement. If you would like to schedule a one-on-one phone or virtual counseling session, please sign up here: https://www.fidelity.com/reserve and under Preferred Event Location choose Phone and then choose Talk on the Phone with a consultant and all the available dates will appear.
     Jeanette Forster, Human Resources

ZOOM UNION MEETING
June 15
Join AFSCME 2234 5 p.m., Monday, June 15, for our meeting via Zoom. We will be asking for delegates to attend the Virtual International Conference in August. A link will be sent to your personal email for this meeting. Please plan to attend.
     Chris Ferris, AFSCME 2234

UPCOMING EVENTS

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

KU's softball coach Judy Lawes

COACH’S CORNER: SOFTBALL HEAD COACH JUDY LAWES
Coach's corner is a weekly segment where fans get acquainted with Kutztown University head coaches. Our next coach in the spotlight is KU softball coach Judy Lawes. Lawes enters her 34th season as head softball coach at Kutztown University in 2021. She has had a winning record in 31 of her 33 seasons at KU and holds an overall record of 992-564-2 (0.637), sixth among active Division II coaches in victories and 31st in winning percentage. Read more.
     C.J. Hemerly, Sports Information

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.

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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.