Daily Brief

Nov. 22, 2023

Happy Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving

Thank you for making Kutztown University a caring campus community.

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President Hawkinson with lit up trees on South Campus

Annual Tree Lighting

President Hawkinson began the holiday season by lighting up the trees on South Campus as part of the university's well-being event Wednesday, Nov. 15.

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

Mostly cloudy with high temperatures around 56 degrees.



Please join us in offering our deepest sympathies to our friend and colleague Cheryl Brattley, Starfish Manager, Student Success and Academic Excellence, on the loss of her father, Gary McDaniel of Elk Rapids, Michigan, who passed away Saturday, Nov. 18 at the age of 81. For additional information, the obituary can be found here. Cards and messages may be sent to 11 Rohrbach Library.

Andrea Kirshman, Student Success & Academic Excellence

Upcoming Events
Date Time Event
Nov. 23 All Day Thanksgiving Recess
University Closed
Nov. 24 All Day Thanksgiving Recess
University Closed
Nov. 27 2 p.m. VPA Associate Dean's Search Candidate 1
202 Academic Forum

Field Hockey National Championship Celebration

Thank you to the KU campus community for celebrating the Golden Bear field hockey team winning the university’s first national championship at Tuesday’s event.

Sports Information

(L tot R) Dr. Jason Lanter, professor of psychology and Faculty Athletics Representative; Renee Hellert, director of athletics; Charlie Baker, NCAA president; and Matt Santos, vice president of University Relations and Athletics.

Athletics Administration Meets NCAA President Charlie Baker

Golden Bear athletics administration met NCAA president Charlie Baker at the NCAA DII Field Hockey National Championships in Manchester, N.H. Sunday, Nov. 19. 

Sports Information

Nov. 25 1 p.m. Football at Charleston (W.Va.)
NCAA Second Round
Charleston, W.Va.

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 , 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 Office of Social Equity, Old Main A-Wing, Room 02, by phone at 610-683-4700 or by e-mail at . Pursuant to Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Kutztown University does not discriminate on the basis of sex and prohibits sex discrimination in any education program or activity that it operates, including admissions and employment. Any inquiries regarding the application of Title IX at Kutztown University may be made to Bradley Davis, the university’s Title IX coordinator, located in Old Main A-Wing, Room 02A, by phone at 610-683-4782 or by email at . You may also contact 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 e-mail at .