Daily Brief

May 27, 2020

President Hawkinson serving at The Ladies Tea December 2019

WEATHER

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

After some morning fog, some breaks in the clouds develop and some sun may trickle in. However, the day will be mostly cloudy as a lobe of energy breaks off from a weak low pressure in the southeastern United States. Possible afternoon shower. High temperature near 80. Winds south at 5 mph.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

KU CORONAVIRUS INFORMATION CENTER
The most up-to-date information is at www.kutztown.edu/CoronavirusInfo.
– Administrative offices remain open utilizing email and phone communication.
– Remote online learning continues through summer sessions.
– Answers to frequently asked questions can be found on the Coronavirus Information site.
     Office of University Relations

ROHRBACH LIBRARY WEBSITE REDESIGN

Rohrbach Library’s homepage has a fresh, new look. Please click on the link to see the new version: https://library.kutztown.edu/home. We have special blue tiles geared for undergraduates, graduate students and faculty located on the bottom row to help with the new navigation process. Questions, comments and feedback are welcome. Please submit any here: https://library.kutztown.edu/contact/web
     Sylvia Pham, Rohrbach Library

KUR TO HOLD ZOOM ANNIVERSARY GATHERING
May 28
KUR is hosting a Zoom anniversary party, 7 p.m., Thursday, May 28, due to COVID-19. For the Zoom link, register at https://www.kuf.org/alumni/virtual-events/virtual-kur-happy-hour.
     Mike Regensburger, KUR
 
T-SHIRT FUNDRAISER BEARS BAND TOGETHER
Ends May 31
A T-shirt fundraiser has been created as a way to support our current Golden Bears who need financial support as a result of the COVID-19 Pandemic. Please consider purchasing a shirt to support the Bears Band Together Fund at Kutztown University before May 31. All proceeds benefit KU students. https://www.customink.com/fundraising/bears-band-together
     Christine Price, Women’s Center/LGBTQ+ Resource Center

EDUCATION DOCTORAL DEGREE RECIPIENT CELEBRATION
June 1
The College of Education is hosting a virtual celebration 6 p.m., Monday, June 1, to honor the achievements of the Education Doctoral degree recipients. The celebration will be held via Zoom and we welcome guest speaker Dr. Theresa Stahler. For more information regarding the event, please visit our webpage here: https://tinyurl.com/y8v2ojeu
     Patricia Walsh Coates, College of Education

FIDELITY RETIREMENT COUNSELING SESSIONS
June 3
The representative from Fidelity has set aside Wednesday, June 3, to work with Kutztown employees regarding retirement and investments for retirement. If you would like to schedule a one-on-one phone or virtual counseling session, please sign up here:  https://www.fidelity.com/reserve and under Preferred Event Location choose Phone and then choose Talk on the Phone with a consultant and all the available dates will appear.
     Jeanette Forster, Human Resources

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES
These are the non-instructional positions open on campus on our job board at http://employment.kutztown.edu.
  
   Jeanette Forster, Human Resources

Job Number

Job Title

Job Term

Advertise To

2020-0037

NEW -
SBDC Temp PT Information Technology Technician

Temporary PT

6/12/20

2020-0041

NEW -
PA SBDC Budget Analyst TEMP FT

Temporary FT

6/07/20

2020-0036

SBDC Office Manager
(Executive Assistant to the State Director)

Full Time

6/5/20

 

UPCOMING EVENTS

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

KU women's swimming coach Tim Flannery

COACH’S CORNER: WOMEN’S SWIMMING HEAD COACH TIM FLANNERY
Coach's corner is a weekly segment where fans get acquainted with Kutztown University head coaches. Our next coach in the spotlight is KU women's swimming coach Tim Flannery. A 1986 graduate of Springfield College, Flannery holds a Bachelor of Science degree in health fitness. While a swimmer at Springfield, Flannery was a seven-time NCAA Division II All-American. He also received a Master of Education in athletic administration from Springfield. He is a member of the College Swimming Coaches Association and American Swimming Coaches Association (Level 4 certified). Read more.

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.