Daily Brief

June 8, 2022

Art and Design Ranks Among Top 10 Programs in Pennsylvania

Kutztown University's Department of Art and Design was ranked fourth in Animation Career Review’s 2022 Top 10 Graphic Design School Programs in Pennsylvania. The 2022 list is Animation Career Review’s eighth annual ranking compilation for graphic design. More than 700 schools with graphic design and animation programs were considered in preparation for this year's rankings. KU was one of only two Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education institutions recognized (Millersville).

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

Stalled out cold front to our south will give us a chance of showers in the morning before partly sunny conditions arrive by the afternoon. High temperature near 81. Winds west at 5 mph. Rainfall less than 0.10".


Farewell Reception for Dr. Warren Hilton

Please join us for a reception in honor of Dr. Warren Hilton noon to 2 p.m. Thursday, June 16, in 250 McFarland Student Union Building. A special presentation will occur at 1 p.m. Please stop by to wish him well as he starts his next adventure as president of Onondaga Community College. 

Christine Storch, Enrollment Management and Student Affairs

Printing an Etching Demonstration by Evan Summer

Kutztown University is proud to announce a new initiative geared toward the local senior community. Senior Scholars will offer low-cost, noncredit lifelong learning experiences for those 50 or older. The first event, "Printing an Etching," will be held 3-4:30 p.m. Friday, June 24, Studio 108, 108 S. Whiteoak St., Kutztown, Pa. Hosted by Professor Emeritus Evan Summer the processes involved in creating an etching on a copper plate will be explained and then the plate will be printed using intaglio inking and a Takach press. The cost to attend is $5 per person. Please email Lori Lentz, director of Extended Learning, lentz@kutztown.edu, if you are interested.

Lori Lentz, Academic Affairs

Upcoming Events
Date Time Event
June 9 1:30 p.m. Council of Trustees - Committee Meetings
322, 323, 324, 325 MSU
June 9 3 p.m. Council of Trustees
250 MSU 
June 15 11:30 a.m. Employee Recognition Luncheon
O'Pake Fieldhouse
June 16 Noon Dr. Hilton Farewell Reception
250 McFarland Student Union


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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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.