Daily Brief

October 24, 2019

KUDOS, Kutztown University’s Dedication to Outstanding Service, focuses on university administrative offices and the individuals within it, giving the campus community a look inside the working areas on campus. This week, University Relations sat down with the Office of Education and General (E&G) Custodial Services to get an inside look at the dedicated individuals who take care of KU’s students by maintaining a clean and healthy environment to live and learn. Read and Watch.
     Bryan Salvadore, Office of Communications

WEATHER

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

A beautiful fall day today with sunny skies and highs in the mid-60s under high pressure.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

KU COUNCIL OF TRUSTEES
Oct. 24
The KU Council of Trustees will meet 3 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 24, in 250 McFarland Student Union. The public is invited to attend.
     Office of the President

STUDENT ABSENCES
Oct. 24-25
Please excuse the following students from class: Dominique Headen, Kiara Infante, Jamie Strouse, Tia Roberts, Akello Mosby, Carlos Brinkley and Kevin Mayan-Abreu. They will be attending a lecture and visiting a museum in Washington, D.C., for the Emerging Educators of Color program, Thursday, Oct. 24, and Friday, Oct. 25.
    Amber Pabon, Department of Secondary Education

PARKING ADVISORY: HOMECOMING WEEKEND
Kutztown University is proud to celebrate its annual Homecoming week, Oct. 21-27. Homecoming 2019 has events for children, adults, students, staff, faculty and alumni all week long. Information on events and parking can be found online.
     Bryan Salvadore, Office of Communications

PURCHASE REQUISTIONER TRAINING: PLEASE SIGN UP
Nov. 5
Purchase requisition training sessions will be held 10 a.m. and 1:30 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 5, in 200 Stratton Administration Center. Questions and concerns before the sessions can be sent to Angela Jackson ajackson@kutztown.edu or Mary Vink vink@kutztown.edu. This will be a combined effort with KU and Bloomsburg University procurement offices. Please sign up here, if you are planning to attend. Thank you.
     Angela Jackson, Office of Procurement Services

UPCOMING EVENTS

Oct. 24

11 a.m.

University Curriculum Committee Meeting
29 Rohrbach Library

Oct. 24

3 p.m.

Council of Trustees
250 McFarland Student Union

Oct. 26

8:30 a.m.

Admissions Open House
Schaeffer Auditorium

Oct. 26

All Day

Homecoming 2019

Oct. 29

11 a.m.

Featured Business Speaker Series: Andrew Brandt
101 Academic Forum

Oct. 29

11 a.m.

Criminal Justice Guest Speaker: Anthony Wright
Schaeffer Auditorium

Oct. 29

11 a.m.

Genetic Testing for Cancer Lecture
145 Boehm Science Center

Oct. 31

10 a.m.

Wellness Health Expo
Student Recreation Center

Oct. 25

7 p.m.

VB vs. Lock Haven
Keystone Arena (Live Stats | Video)

Oct. 26

2:05 p.m.

FB vs. Shippensburg (Homecoming)
Andre Reed Stadium (Live Stats | Video | Listen)

Oct. 26

4 p.m.

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

Oct. 26

6 p.m.

WSOC vs. Shippensburg
Keystone Field (Live Stats)

GENETIC TESTING FOR CANCER LECTURE
Oct. 29
Candace S. Peterson, M.S., LCGC senior genetic counselor, manager of The Gregory and Lorraine Harper Cancer Risk and Genetic Assessment Program Lehigh Valley Cancer Institute, will be on campus to share the latest information on genetic testing, 11-11:50 a.m., Tuesday, Oct. 29, in 145 Boehm Science Center. This event is open to the local and campus communities.
      Frances C. Cortez Funk, Health and Wellness Center

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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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.