Daily Brief

March 10, 2020

Fall 2019, Winter 2020 Degree Recipients

FALL 2019, WINTER 2020 DEGREE RECIPIENTS
Kutztown University has conferred degrees for more than 550 students for the Fall 2019 semester and Winter 2020 session. Read More.
     Bryan Salvadore, Office of Communications

WEATHER

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

It’s sad to see the sun go away after the past few days but fronts are moving and times are changing. Temperatures will stay fairly mild; low 60s with showers around as a cold front approaches.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

WELCOME NEW DIRECTOR OF MARKETING
The Division of University Relations and Athletics welcomes Leanne Recla as the university’s new director of Marketing. Recla comes to KU from Lehigh Carbon Community College, where she served as Marketing and Publications specialist for the past three years. She brings an extensive background in social/digital media and journalism to KU. Recla begins her new role this week and her responsibilities will include oversight of KU’s marketing and branding, photography, social media, design and print media. Recla will be located in 201 Schock Education House and can be reached by phone 3-4114 or email at recla@kutztown.edu.
     Office of University Relations

CORONAVIRUS ON CAMPUS WEBINAR
March 11
Join us 2 p.m., Wednesday, March 11, in Dixon Conference Room for a webinar on preparation and response protocols for the coronavirus on a college campus. Crisis response experts will share how to best navigate the threat posed by the virus and minimize illness, in addition to updates from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
     Julia Scheffler, Housing, Residence Life and Dining Services

UNIVERSITY CURRICULUM COMMITTEE
March 12 – deadline
Attention: The next UCC meeting is Thursday, March 26, in 29 Rohrbach Library. The deadline for submission of proposals is noon, Thursday, March 12. Please submit proposals to UCC secretary Lisa Brennan, Office of the Vice Provost and Dean of Graduate Studies, 319 Stratton Administration Center. Please note, a hard copy signed original must be submitted for each proposal uploaded to the SharePoint site. Contact Brennan at ext. 3-4220 with any questions.
     Lisa Brennan, University Curriculum Committee

ENTREPRENEURIAL LEADERSHIP WEEK
March 17-20
Join the Kutztown University Entrepreneurial Leadership Center, College of Business and the Small Business Development Center (SBDC) for ELC Week. This four-day event will be filled with various activities, workshops and panels for students and business leaders. Check the schedule at https://www.kutztown.edu/academics/colleges-and-departments/business/entrepreneurial-leadership-center/entrepreneurship-week.html to determine which session you would like to attend. Note that some sessions require a registration.
      Stacey Gambler, College of Business

NON-INSTRUCTIONAL OPEN JOB POSTINGS

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

Job Number

Job Title

Job Term

Advertise To

2020-0008 & 09

NEW - Summer Painters Tradesman Helper – Temp - internal

Temporary Full Time

3/13/20

2020-0015

Associate Dean of College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

Full Time

3/13/20

2020-0001

Facilities Construction Project Manager

Full Time

3/19/20

19-20 Asst Coaches

19-20 Assistant Athletic Coaches

Part Time

Continuous

2020-0005

Temp PT Medical Records Assistant

Part Time

Continuous

     Jeanette Forster, Office of Human Resources

UPCOMING EVENTS

March 8–15

 

Spring Break
Administrative Offices Open

March 11

 

Science Olympiad - CANCELED

March 11

2 p.m.

Coronavirus on Campus Webinar
Dixon Conference Room

March 12

3 p.m.

Council of Trustees
250 McFarland Student Union

March 16

5 p.m.

AFSCME 2234 Union Meeting
114 Sharadin Arts Building

March 17-20

 

Entrepreneurial Leadership Week
Schedule Here

March 18

7:30 p.m.

KU Presents! Emmet Cahill
Schaeffer Auditorium

March 14

Noon

BASE vs. Bloomsburg (DH)
North Campus Field (Live Stats)

March 14

4 p.m.

WLAX vs. Bloomsburg
Keystone Field (Live Stats / Video)

HEALTH CENTER CLOSED
March 11
The Health Center will be closed 1:30-4 p.m., Wednesday, March 11, for staff training. Medical emergencies call Public Safety ext. 3-4001.
     Dolores Hess, Health and Wellness 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.