Daily Brief

March 17, 2020

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WEATHER

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

Mainly cloudy skies with morning showers from a passing front. The tendency will be for drying in the afternoon and perhaps some clearing skies. Highs in the mid-50s.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

FACULTY AND STAFF – HEALTH UPDATE
Please check the Health Update webpage for the most current information:
www.kutztown.edu/respiratoryillnesses.
– The university will move to online instruction for the rest of the spring semester.
Residence hall move out instructions.
– Administrative offices will remain open utilizing phone and email communication.
– Please see the Frequently Asked Questions section on our Health website.
     University Relations

ERIN BROWN DOCTORAL DISSERTATION DEFENSE
The College of Education announces Erin Brown is defending her dissertation, “The Effect of Differentiated Instruction Training on The Instructional Strategies of Education Trainees at Hawk Mountain Sanctuary,” at 8:30 a.m., Thursday, March 19, via Zoom at the following link: https://kutztown.zoom.us/j/983403997.
     Patricia Walsh Coates, College of Education

PROTECT YOURSELF. PROTECT KU.

As part of the university's technology-security strategy, two-step account verification will be rolled out to all students at a later time. Two-step account verification is accomplished using multifactor authentication - something you have and something you know. Learn more at https://www.kutztown.edu/2StepAuth.
     David Jones, Office of Information Technology

SOCIAL MEDIA COORDINATORS
Please check all pre-scheduled social media posts that are queued to post to your accounts promoting upcoming events. We do not want to confuse anyone by promoting an event that has been canceled.
     University Relations

CURRENT EVENT CANCELLATIONS

During the global coronavirus outbreak, events and schedules are changing rapidly. The university will update the current event cancellations webpage with information on event cancellations. We cannot guarantee that an event will be held as scheduled if it does not appear on this page. If you are unsure if something will be postponed or canceled, please contact the organizer. Any change to intercollegiate athletics schedules will be posted on the Athletics website - https://kubears.com/.

Event Coordinators: If you are a coordinator of an official university-sponsored event and wish to include information on the event cancellations webpage, email the notification and any rescheduling information to University Relations – UR@kutztown.edu. You must send from your kutztown.edu email address and include your contact information.
     University Relations

UPCOMING EVENTS

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

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.