Daily Brief

March 19, 2020

Avalanche at Alumni Plaza

WEATHER

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

The overnight soaking turns into spotty showers for the remainder of the day. Mostly cloudy skies with perhaps a peek or two of sun in the afternoon. Highs in the mid-50s as low pressure exits and a warm front approaches.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

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

EMILY PISCO DOCTORAL DISSERTATION DEFENSE
March 20
The College of Education announces Emily Pisco is defending her dissertation, “‛I guess somebody already told you’: LGBTQ+ Students' Experiences in Secondary School Contexts,” at 8 a.m., Friday, March 20, via Zoom at the following link: https://kutztown.zoom.us/j/919282256?pwd=ZWs5NVlOVGx1M3RHNm4yMGxRL1Mvdz09.
     Patricia Walsh Coates, College of Education

UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH AND CREATIVITY CONFERENCE

April 1 – deadline
HECBC Undergraduate Research and Creativity Conference is moving online Saturday, April 18. The new submission deadline is April 1. For more information, go to https://www.albright.edu/about-albright/offices-departments/elcdc/hecbc-conference/
     Lynn Kutch, Department of Modern Languages

KUTZTOWN UNIVERSITY RADIO MODIFIES PROGRAMMING SCHEDULE
In these trying times, KUR is your information and entertainment station with just the right balance of information and entertainment. Given the worldwide pandemic, for the foreseeable future, the following special programming additions and changes are occurring in an effort to bring you different perspectives from around the world. For all times not listed on our schedule online, follow the normal listed schedule as posted by clicking on "Schedule" on our homepage. KUR will continue broadcasting 24/7 through this crisis as we always do.
https://www.kutztown.edu/about-ku/administrative-offices/kutztown-university-radio.html
     Bryan Salvadore, Office of Communications

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.