Daily Brief

November 6, 2019

Presentation by German Consul General David Gill

Nov. 13
Celebrating the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, Kutztown University is proud to host German Consul General David Gill for a special presentation entitled “A Peaceful Revolution” at 6:30 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 13, in 218 McFarland Student Union, Nancy Jean Stump ΚΌ54, Multipurpose Room. Doors open to the public at 6 p.m. Gill participated in the 1989 Peaceful Revolution that paved the way for the fall of the Berlin Wall and reunification of East and West Germany.
     Patrick Donmoyer, Pa. German Cultural Heritage Center


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

High pressure builds and we will have a pleasant day. Mostly sunny skies are expected. High temperature in the low-50s. Winds west at 5-7 mph.

Dr. Michael Davis and Monsoon Mike discuss past, present and future weather (maybe some snow Thursday night?) on this KUR exclusively-produced podcast. They then welcome special guest Anna Grayek, discussing climate research, and also discuss how climate change factors into the 2020 U.S. election. Click here to hear the podcast.


Nov. 7
Please join the Entrepreneurial Leadership Center as it hosts the 2019 Business Idea Competition, 5 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 7, in 135 Rickenbach Research and Learning Center. Seven exciting business ideas from students across campus made it into the final round and will be judged by area business owners and community members. Refreshments will be provided.
     Arian Hungaski, College of Business

Nov. 7
Tim Betz, instructor of art history, will be talking about his current research: how collecting, display and the formation of museum collections was an important way the Spanish Empire functioned and presented itself throughout the colonial period. All faculty, staff and students are invited to attend, 11 a.m., Thursday, Nov. 7, in 13G Schaeffer Auditorium.
     Michelle Kiec, College of Visual and Performing Arts

In case you missed yesterday’s “Emmy Knows” on KUR with special guest Dr. Donavan McCargo: Click here for the podcast.
     Michael G. Regensburger, KU Radio


Nov. 6

8 a.m.

KU Indigenous Film Festival
183 McFarland Student Union

Nov. 6

6 p.m.

Veterans Town Hall
102 Academic Forum

Nov. 6

8 p.m.

Laser Light Show: “Dark Side of the Moon”
100 Grim Science Building

Nov. 6

9 p.m.

Laser Light Show: Pink Floyd’s “The Wall”
100 Grim Science Building

Nov. 7

11 a.m.

Faculty First Thursday: Tim Betz
13G Schaeffer Auditorium

Nov. 7

4 p.m.

University Senate Meeting
103 Academic Forum

Nov. 7

5 p.m.

ELC Business Idea Competition
135 Rickenbach Research and Learning Center

Nov. 8

11 a.m.

First Gen at KU Celebration
Lobby McFarland Student Union

Nov. 12

7:30 p.m.

KU Presents!  "KUNÉ"
Schaeffer Auditorium

Nov. 13

11 a.m.

Social Equity Policies Training
312 McFarland Student Union

Nov. 13

6:30 p.m.

Presentation: German Consul General David Gill
218 McFarland Student Union

Nov. 13

7:30 p.m.

Todd Yukumoto, saxophone guest artist
Georgian Room, Old Main

Nov. 6

3 p.m.

WSOC vs. Lock Haven
Keystone Field (Live Stats | Video)

Nov. 8

7 p.m.

VB vs. West Chester
Keystone Arena (Live Stats | Video)

Nov. 9

12:05 p.m.

FB vs. Millersville (Hall of Fame Day)
Andre Reed Stadium (Live Stats | Video | Audio)

Nov. 9

1 p.m.

WSOC vs. West Chester (Senior Day)
Keystone Field (Live Stats)

Nov. 9

1 p.m.

VB vs. Millersville
Keystone Arena (Live Stats | Video)

Nov. 9

1 p.m.

Women’s Swimming vs. Millersville
Keystone Pool

Nov. 6
A full day of film, food and fun is set for the inaugural Kutztown University Indigenous Film Festival, Wednesday, Nov. 6, in 183 McFarland Student Union. The event is free and open to the public. The festival kicks off at 8:15 a.m. Several one-hour lectures and shorts will be screened followed by feature-length films: Mankiller, More Than a Word, and Warrior Women. Warrior Women will hold a post-film discussion led by a KU graduate student and Potawatomie Nation citizen. Read More.
     Bryan Salvadore, Office of Communications

These are the non-instructional positions open on campus on our job board at http://employment.kutztown.edu:

Job Number

Job Title

Job Term

Advertise To


NEW- PT Temp Medical Records Assistant

Part Time


2019-0013 (REPOSTED)

Director Facilities Energy Services & Campus Utilities

Full Time


19-20 Asst Coaches

19-20 Assistant Athletic Coaches

Part Time


     Office of Human Resources


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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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.