Daily Brief

May 14, 2021

Logo for Liquid Interactive. Red rectangle with a white outline of a smaller rectangle inside. Inside the smaller rectangle is the word liquid in lower case, white letters.

LIQUID INTERACTIVE, KU PARTNER FOR MARKETING AWARD
Liquid Interactive, a premier marketing and tech agency in the Lehigh Valley, recently concluded its sixth annual Liquid Digital Marketing Award competition, a special event that allows KU students to apply their digital marketing know-how. This year's winner was junior Brittany Arentz, a marketing and finance major pursuing a minor in social media theory and analytics. Top-three finalists included senior Erica Bottjer and junior Alisea Munshower. Each year, Liquid partners with one of its clients to present KU students with a real-world challenge that they must respond to with a digital marketing campaign. Read More.
      Bryan Salvadore, Office of Communications

Two circular pictures set on Kutztown University graphic background. The right image is Shae-Lynn Harris and Dr. Anita Meehan is pictured on the left.

THE COLLAGE MAY NEWSLETTER
The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences announces the publication of its May 2021 issue of “The Collage” featuring Dr. Anita Meehan, professor emeritus of psychology, and Shae-Lynn Harris, social work alumna.
https://www.kutztown.edu/academics/colleges-and-departments/liberal-arts-and-sciences/the-collage-newsletter.htm
     Courtney Morstatt, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

WEATHER

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

High pressure continues to dominate. Sunny skies for much of the day with a chance of sprinkles in the afternoon. High temperature in the low-70s. Winds calm.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

RICHMAN MATHIS II ED.D. DISSERTATION DEFENSE
The College of Education announces Richman Mathis II will defend his Doctor in Education dissertation, “The Impact of Relationships on School Culture at Cristo Rey Philadelphia High School from Perspectives of Faculty,” 10 a.m., Thursday, May 20, via Zoom. Visit our Ed.D. dissertation page for more information: http://tinyurl.com/15j26gx4.
      Patricia Walsh Coates, College of Education

UPCOMING EVENTS

Date

Time

Event

May 24

8 a.m.

Summer Sessions I and 10 begin

STARBUCKS SUMMER HOURS
Starbucks, in the McFarland Student Union Building, will be open this summer, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., Monday through Friday.
     Julia Scheffler, Office of Dining Services

HOMEBUYING 101 WEBINAR PRESENTED BY PSECU

Whether you are looking to purchase your first place or you are a seasoned homebuyer, house hunting and financing your dream home can feel overwhelming. Prepare for the experience by attending PSECU's Homebuying 101 Webinar, noon to 1 p.m., Tuesday, May 18. You'll learn more about preapprovals, down payments and hidden expenses that come with homeownership. Register here by Monday, May 17, to receive your link to this webinar. The webinar is open to members and non-members of PSECU. Details about PSECU are available at psecu.com/promo. Enter code FS250 to learn about PSECU's $250 bonus offer.
     Kelly Ann Ryan, PSECU

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.

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