Daily Brief

March 18, 2020

"Winnie"

WEATHER

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

High pressure builds for the day but quickly exits by the evening. Mostly sunny skies for most of the day. Clouds will become more numerous later. Temperatures will be rather mild. High temperature in the upper 50s. Winds northeast at 5 mph.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

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

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

TO ACCESS CALL PILOT VOICEMAIL FROM OFF-CAMPUS
Dial 484-646-5959. When you hear the system prompt “Call Pilot Mailbox,” enter your 5-digit Mailbox Number, followed by the Pound Sign (#). You are now in the system and can enter your password; and perform other actions as if you were at your university telephone. Please contact the Information Technology Help Center via email at helpcenter@kutztown.edu if you have questions or need assistance.
     Office of Information Technology

UPCOMING EVENTS

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

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

NEW WOMEN'S CENTER AND GLBTQ OFFICE ASSISTANT

We are happy to welcome Diane Biehl as our new office assistant in the Women's Center and the GLBTQ Resource Center. Biehl has been at Kutztown University for 15 years and is a terrific addition to the centers. She can be reached at ext. 3-4655.
    Christine Price, Women’s Center / GLBTQ Resource Center

AEVIDUM TRAINING CANCELED
Aevidum training has been canceled, and will be rescheduled in the fall semester. Please watch for a date saver and further information.
      Patricia Brenner, NAMI KU

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.