Daily Brief

March 25, 2021

Avalanche with his arms stretched in the air as in VICTORY at Alumni Plaza

2020-21 POINTS OF PRIDE
We've updated our Points of Pride website to include many of the accomplishments of the last several months, including our Fall 2020 Dean's List and U.S. News and World Report rankings. Read More.
     Bryan Salvadore, Office of Communications

WEATHER

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

Today will not be as wet as yesterday, but the thick morning fog, low clouds and drizzle will be slow to clear. It'll be mild and slightly humid with highs in the upper-60s to low-70s depending on whether or not we see some sun.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

TRAVEL MANAGEMENT SYSTEM
Submit all travel requests and expense reports in the new Travel Management System in the Employee Self Serve Portal (ESS), retroactive to March 1, and discontinue the use of all carbon/paper forms. Reference guides for the TMS are available on the Accounts Payable Overnight and Non-Overnight travel websites. Additional questions can be directed to Accounts Payable via email at apinvoice@kutztown.edu.
     Denise Spease, Office of Accounts Payable

PROVOST SEARCH – CANDIDATE C
March 26
An open session to meet Candidate C for the position of provost will be held 2 p.m., Friday, March 26, via Zoom link. Read the candidate’s resume and cover letter here.
     Warren Hilton, vice-president, Enrollment Management and Student Affairs

SAVE 20% ON DIPLOMA FRAMES AND ALUMNI COLLECTION
Say thank you to your interns and graduates with a diploma frame or an alumni gift. Give them a reminder of the memories they made at Kutztown University. The sale ends March 26 and applies in-store and online.
     Kyle Rex, KU Campus Store

CATHY SHAPPELL EDD DISSERTATION DEFENSE
March 29
The College of Education announces Cathy A. Shappell will defend her Doctor of Education dissertation, "Breaking Barriers and Bread to Build Bridges: How do Latina/o families and schools develop meaningful home-school relationships?,” 10 a.m., Monday, March 29, via Zoom. Visit our Ed.D. dissertation web page for more information: http://tinyurl.com/15j26gx4.
     Patricia Walsh Coates, College of Education

UPCOMING EVENTS

Date

Time

Event

March 23-26

 

Entrepreneurship Week 2021
http://www.kutztown.edu/EntrepreneurshipWeek

March 25

10 a.m.

SBDC: Payroll: DIY or Outsource
Virtual

March 25

Noon to 7 p.m.

Campus Blood Drive
Preregister (Openings still available)

March 25

11 a.m.

KU Philosophy Club Meeting
Zoom Meeting

March 25

1 p.m.

SBDC: Engage! Business/Manufacturing Roundtable
Virtual

March 25

2 p.m.

University Curriculum Committee
Zoom Meeting

March 26

2 p.m.

Provost Search Candidate C
Zoom Meeting

March 27

10 a.m.

Easter on the Farm
Virtual https://www.facebook.com/PGCHC

March 29

1 p.m.

Cathy Shappell Ed.D. dissertation defense
Virtual

March 29

2 p.m.

Provost Search Candidate D
Zoom Meeting

March 30

11 a.m.

FDI Series: Dr. Pabon, “Sistering, Daughtering, and Mothering: How a Black Woman's Virtual Literature Circle Helps Me Survive a Global Pandemic”
Zoom Meeting

April 1

1 p.m.

Qualitative Exploration of Social Work Identity
Zoom Meeting

April 1

2 p.m.

Samantha Piller Ed.D. dissertation defense
Virtual

April 1

7 p.m.

Allies Drag Show
Virtual

April 2

All Day

Mobile Mammogram
Student Recreation Center

Date

Time

Event

March 25

2 p.m.

M/W TEN vs. Millersville
Keystone Courts

March 26

Noon

BB vs. Shepherd (DH)
North Campus Field (Live Stats | Video)

March 27

1 p.m.

SB vs. Shepherd (DH)
North Campus Field (Live Stats)

March 27

1 p.m.

WLAX vs. Shippensburg
Keystone Field (Live Stats | Video)

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.