Daily Brief

June 29, 2020

Screenshot of 16 Kutztown University student participants in Zoom session

To accommodate students’ needs during the COVID-19 pandemic, the Department of Sport Management and Leadership Studies re-designed and converted their internship course for Summer 2020. Students in this class are currently participating in a Virtual Career Fair hosted by Teamwork Online, a renowned talent recruiting platform in sport. This event kicked off on June 15. Kutztown University sport management program is one of the five universities featured with over 40 employers on board reviewing candidates.
     Soojin Kim, Yongjae Kim and Michelle Vaughn, Sport Management and Leadership Studies


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

Low pressure moves to our east while high pressure builds to our west. Skies will be mostly sunny and temperatures will be near normal for late June. High temperature in the mid-80s. Winds northwest at 5-10 mph.


I am pleased to announce that tenure has been granted to the following faculty members effective with the 2020 Fall Semester.
– Kaoutar El Mounadi, Biology
– Robert Kilker, English
– Wendy Rogers, Special Education
– Lindsey Runell, Criminal Justice
– Michelle Savescu, Mathematics
– Justin Smoyer, Physical Sciences
– Stephen Stoeffler, Social Work
– Ceyhun Sunsay, Psychology
– Julianna Svistova, Social Work
– Michelle Vaughn, Sport Management and Leadership Studies
– Mark Wolfmeyer, Secondary Education
     Kenneth Hawkinson, University President

Human Resources staff are back in the Kemp Building. We are available Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. by AskHR, phone, email and Zoom (by appointment). We are not accepting walk-ins at this time. We have very limited in-person appointments available for those activities requiring physical presence (ex. to view I-9 documents). We will resume fingerprinting by appointment later in July.
AskHR: https://kusupport.passhe.edu/footprints/servicedesk/portal/set/103; Main Phone: 610-683-1353; Main Fax: 610-683-4881; Email: humanresources@kutztown.edu.
We apologize for any inconvenience. Thank you for understanding.
     Jennifer Weidman, Human Resources


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

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.