March 25, 2022
Students Attend Alternative Spring Break Trip in Washington, D.C.
Four Kutztown University students spent their spring break with a trip to Washington, D.C. to learn about the history of voting rights in the United States and the importance of enhancing voter access. During the trip, students also learned how to apply tactics to fight for voting rights and other problems in their communities and network with elected officials in Pennsylvania and across the country.
Emerging Educators of Color Connects KU Students, Faculty and Alumni
Emerging Educators of Color (EEC) in the College of Education hosted Dr. Thomas Robinson, Dr. Leila Little, and Student Affairs graduate student Ishmail Ebo at the monthly meeting. The guest speakers shared insights on professional networking, effective teaching practices and mental health with undergraduate students in Elementary, Middle Level and Secondary Education departments. EEC is thankful for their wisdom and support of the pipeline of racially and culturally diverse teacher candidates.
Amber Jean-Marie Pabon, Secondary Education/Emerging Educators of Color
University Registrar Search - Candidate B
A candidate for the position of University Registrar will visit campus Friday, March 25. Please view the website below for candidate information and a schedule of open forums available to students, faculty and staff. The candidate’s name and vitae will be posted prior to their visit to campus.
David Beougher, Search Committee Chair
KU Arts Society Kids Summer Art Camps
The Kutztown University Art Society is piloting a new art summer camp this year for elementary students on the KU campus. Limited availability, sign your child up today.
- Wild About Art: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., July 11-15. Grades 1, 2 and 3. Certified art teacher CJ Matz. Cost: $175. Have your child experience the transformative power of art and nature. Join us for a week of artmaking focused on the natural world. Campers will engage in creative projects that include drawing, painting, printmaking, weaving, and recycled art. They will learn about native plants, ecosystems, and critters found right in their backyard and create hands-on artwork that connects them to their local environment. No hiking boots required.
- Exploration Station: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., July 11-15. Grades 4, 5 and 6. Certified art teacher Amanda Seanor. Cost: $175. Expand your horizons in art by exploring new materials, processes and ideas. Campers will explore different types of art processes and mediums from bookmaking, origami, fabric dyeing and collaging. When we aren’t in our Exploration Station (the art studio) we will be outside enjoying outdoor activities and exploring the campus, so bring your sunscreen.
Karen Stanford, Kutztown University Art Galleries
Megan Tritt Dissertation Defense
The Department of Social Work announces Megan Tritt, LCSW, will be defending her dissertation, chaired by Dr. Juliana Svistova, "The Social Work Experience of Moral Distress Amid COVID-19," 2 p.m. Friday, April 1, via Zoom Meeting ID: 947 8566 5781 Passcode: 865347.
Sharon C Lyter, Department of Social Work
MaryJo Rosania-Harvie Ed.D. Dissertation Defense
The College of Education announces MaryJo Rosania-Harvie will defend her Education Doctorate dissertation, "Strength, Beauty, and Resilience: The Impact of Self Reflection and Exploration of Memory on Postmodern Feminist Educators, Inside and Outside the Classroom," 9:45 a.m. Thursday, April 8, via Zoom.
Patricia Walsh Coates, College of Education
|March||Women's History Month
Irish-American Heritage Month
|March 25||2 p.m.||Registrar Search - Candidate B
103 Academic Forum
|March 25||7:30 p.m.||KU Orchestra Performance
|March 28||2 p.m.||Registrar Search - Candidate C
183 McFarland Student Union
|March 28||6 p.m.||Women’s History Month Keynote: Feminista Jones
218 McFarland Student Union
|March 31||1:30 p.m.||Associate Dean COB Search - Candidate C
200 Graduate Center
|March 25||1 p.m.||Softball vs. Georgian Court
North Campus Field
|March 26||12 p.m.||Baseball vs. Bloomsburg
North Campus Field
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