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October 10, 2017

Kutztown University Daily Brief

#1 KU WOMEN'S SOCCER TAKES ON SHIPPENSBURG
TODAY AT 3 P.M.

#1 KU Women's Soccer Takes on Shippensburg
On Sunday, KU women's soccer won their first game since being ranked #1 in the nation beating Clarion 6-0.  Check out video highlights from that game here.  
KU takes on Shippensburg today at 3 p.m. on Keystone Field.  Come down and cheer on your Golden Bears!


WEATHER

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

Sunshine returns today and dew points will lower making for more tolerable breathing conditions finally, but temperatures will still be some 15 degrees above normal with highs topping out at about 80. Autumn temperatures return more tomorrow with about 8 more degrees shaved off of today's reading. 


ANNOUNCEMENTS

KUR
Today's Kutztown Live at 3 p.m. on KU Radio is a full one. Lori from the NE Berks Chamber of Commerce, a recap of the Ryan Group visit to KU's campus last Thursday, a look at CASA, and much more. It's all on Kutztown Live on KU Radio at 3 p.m. We hope you join us at http://www.kutztown.edu/KUR
     Michael Regensburger, KUR
 
PET THERAPY
Oct. 10, 6 p.m.
Come and get some puppy love Tuesday, Oct. 10, from 6 to 7 p.m. in 218 MSU. There will be several dogs in attendance, so take a break and come and get some "canine therapy." This event is open to students, faculty and staff. Please encourage your students to come, and make sure you stop by too.
     Aimee Adams, Counseling and Psychological Services

FEMINISM AND THE MARTIAL ARTS
The KU Philosophy Club will meet Thursday, Oct. 12, at 11 a.m. in 325 MSU. Allan Bäck, Department of Philosophy, will present "Feminism and the Martial Arts: The Dilemma of Difference." Everyone is welcome. Persons with a disability and who require accommodation should notify the Disability Services Office prior to the event at 610-683-4108 or dso@kutztown.edu or, TDD number: 610-683-4499, in order to discuss accommodations. Every effort will be made to provide reasonable accommodations.
     Oyinade Salako, president; Allan Bäck, advisor

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES
These non-instructional positions are open on campus on our job board at http://employment.kutztown.edu. For internal job postings, please go to "Menu" and click on Internal Vacancies:
Job Number Title   Posting end date:
2017-0154 internal NEW - Enterprise Desktop Infrastructure Administrator Full Time 10/13/17
2017-0037 MR2 Carpenter/Plumber- 2nd shift Full Time Continuous
2017-0087 Dean, College of Visual and Performing Arts Full Time Continuous
2017-0101 Custodial Worker 1 - Pool Full Time 12/1/17
2017-0140 Utility Plant Operator 2 Full Time Continuous
2017-0148 Athletic Training Intern 2017-18 Temporary PT Continuous
2017-0152 Student Accounts Coordinator Full Time 10/20/17
2017-0153 Associate Dean, College of Business Full Time Continuous
Asst Athletic Coach 2017-18 Assistant Athletic Coaches Temporary PT Continuous
Clerical Pool 2017 2017 Clerical Pool Full Time 12/1/17


UPCOMING EVENTS


Oct. 10 7:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. COB Open House
Oct. 10 6 - 7 p.m. Pet Therapy, 218 MSU
Oct. 10 7 p.m. Aneesah Smith, "Now is Our Time: Creating Change across Difference," 183 MSU
Oct. 11 3 p.m. Dedication, Women's Center, OM
Oct. 11 6 p.m. Return of the CD Grads, 200 AF
Oct. 12 11 a.m. "Feminism and the Martial Arts," 325 MSU
Oct. 14 8 a.m. - noon STEM Open House, Boehm
Oct. 14 1 p.m. Rugby vs. Delaware, Rugby Pitch


ATHLETICS


UPCOMING ATHLETIC EVENTS

Tuesday, Oct. 10
3 p.m.   Women's Soccer vs. Shippensburg - Keystone Field (Live Stats)

Friday, Oct. 13  
7 p.m.   Women's Volleyball vs. Lock Haven - Keystone Arena (Live Stats)

Saturday, Oct. 14
Noon     Football vs. East Stroudsburg (Pink Zone) - Andre Reed Stadium (Live Stats / Audio)
1 p.m.   Women's Volleyball vs. Pitt-Johnstown - Keystone Arena (Live Stats)

Sunday, Oct. 15
1 p.m.   Women's Soccer vs. IUP - Keystone Field (Live Stats)

MAROON MADNESS  
Oct. 12, 7 p.m.
The Kutztown University basketball teams are geared to host their second-annual Maroon Madness event - commonly referred to as "Midnight Madness" - on Thursday, Oct. 12, beginning at 7 p.m. at Keystone Arena.  All fans and students are invited to come out and support KU to kick off the upcoming 2017-18 season. Sponsored by PSECU and TommyBoy's Pizza, free food, t-shirts and prizes will be available for KU students, including a grand prize giveaway of a flat screen TV!  Click here for full details.  


KU IN THE NEWS

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT

 
NATIONAL COMING OUT WEEK EVENTS
Oct. 10, 7 p.m., 183 MSU
Keynote speaker Aneesah Smith, "Now is Our Time: Creating Change across Difference." Other activities include a Social Media Blitz, National Coming Out Day Pride Parade and Awareness Fair. For more information: National Coming Out Week Events. Sponsored by the GLBTQ Resource Center/Allies/Lambda Delta Xi and the Association of Campus Events.
      Christine Price, director, Women's Center and GLBTQ Resource Center

HOMECOMING
Oct 28
"It's Good to be Golden" is this year's theme for Kutztown University's 2017 Homecoming celebration. Please join us on Saturday, Oct. 28, to be part of the fun. FanFest, sponsored by PSECU, runs from 1:30 - 4 p.m. on the DMZ.  Free activities include inflatables, zip line, balloon animals, caricatures and free food. After the game continue the fun at S'more Homecoming behind Risley Hall. Enjoy toasting marshmallows, creating s'mores, indulging in the dessert bar and crafting the perfect cup of cocoa at the hot chocolate bar.  For questions, or a full listing of events, please visit www.kutztownUfoundation.org or call the Kutztown University Foundation and Alumni Relations office at 610-683-4110. 
     Mary Neuenschwander, associate director of Alumni Relations, KU Foundation


CENTRAL CALENDAR

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