Daily Brief

March 30, 2021

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KUDOS: SMALL BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT CENTER
KUDOS, Kutztown University’s Dedication to Outstanding Service, focuses on the university's many academic and administrative offices and the individuals within them, giving the campus community a look inside the working areas on campus. The latest episode features KU's Small Business Development Center with Sonya Smith, associate state director for programs and policy, and Christopher Walck, IT program manager. Listen on Spotify and Apple Podcasts.
     Bryan Salvadore, Office of Communications

WEATHER

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

High pressure brings a super day today before things go downhill for the rest of the week. Fair skies and breezy with mild highs in the mid-60s. South winds up to about 15 mph. Rain likely tomorrow followed by wintry temperatures to end the week.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

MAY COMMENCEMENT-FACULTY RSVP
KU will host commencement in six ceremonies in May. Your role in this event is significant to our students. The deadline to rent regalia (required for participation) is March 30. Faculty with their own regalia can reserve a seat and/or a place in the Faculty Honor Guard through April 15. RSVP link: https://app.kutztown.edu/SZ_007_COMMENCEMENT/rsvp.aspx
     Erica Stratton, Commencement Team

TRAVEL MANAGEMENT SYSTEM

Please 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

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES
These are the non-instructional positions open on our online job board at http://employment.kutztown.edu (Menu to OOC postings):
     Jeanette Forster, Human Resources

Job Number

Job Title

Job Term

Advertise
To

2021-0022

NEW - Assistant Director of Admissions Hispanic/Latino Recruitment

Full Time

4/5/21

2021-0017

Budget/Grant Analyst/Training Compliance Coordinator

Full Time

3/31/21

Custodial Pool

2020-21 Custodial Worker 1 Pool

Full Time

Continuous

Clerical Pool

2020-21 Clerical Pool

Full Time

Continuous

Asst Coaches

2021 Assistant Athletic Coaches

Part Time

5/31/21

UPCOMING EVENTS

Date

Time

Event

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

11 a.m.

CET: Daniel Spiegel
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

4 p.m.

University Senate
Zoom Meeting ID: 975 8734 2472 Passcode: 400956

April 1

7 p.m.

Allies Drag Show
Virtual

April 2

All Day

Mobile Mammogram
Student Recreation Center

Date

Time

Event

March 30

Noon

W. Golf KU Spring Invitational
Moselem Springs Golf Course

March 31

4 p.m.

WLAX vs. ESU
Keystone Field Live Video Live Stats

April 2

Noon
2:30 p.m.

Baseball vs. Mansfield (Doubleheader)
North Campus Field Live Video Live Stats

April 3

1 p.m.
3 p.m.

Softball vs. Mansfield (Doubleheader)
North Campus Field Live Video Live Stats

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.