Daily Brief

Oct. 12, 2021

Photo left to right Michael Kovach, Joseph DeFilippis III holding trophy, President Hawkinson holding the presented jersey, Jackson Novak and Brian Lauver.

HAWKINSON PRESENTED JERSEY FROM ICE HOCKEY TEAM
Members of the Kutztown University ice hockey team presented President Hawkinson with a team jersey Thursday, Oct. 7. Pictured, posing with the team's 2019-2020 Delaware Valley Collegiate Hockey Conference Champions trophy, are: (l-r) Michael Kovach, Joseph DeFilippis III, Jackson Novak, Brian Lauver.
     University Relations

WEATHER

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

Mid-level ridge settles over the area today leading to a mixture of clouds and some sun. Temperatures continue to be unseasonably mild for October at about 73.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

SOURCEPOINT SUPPLIER UPDATE
We are working to add more suppliers to SourcePoint. Our goal is to have all KU suppliers available in SourcePoint. If you have suppliers that need to be added, please send a list that includes supplier name, address, contact first and last name, email and phone number to Tammy Moyer tmoyer@kutztown.edu. If your supplier is registered in SourcePoint, the purchase and payment should be completed through SourcePoint; please do not complete a direct pay form.
     Tammy Moyer, Financial and Business Services

ADVISEMENT FOR STUDENTS USING MILITARY BENEFITS
Academic Advisors - starting early October, please make advisement appointments available for your students who are using military benefits (veteran, military, and students using their parents’ benefits). Priority registration enables students to maximize their military benefits before depletion through timely enrollment of degree-required classes. Students who convey life challenges during the appointment should be referred to the appropriate Veterans Liaison listed. Thank you.
     T. Brown, Office of Veterans Services

PRIDEFEST "COMING OUT TOGETHER" 2021
Join us for a fun, exciting carnival to celebrate yourselves and your identities. Come out to the 3rd Annual Pridefest celebrated with National Coming Out Day, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 14, 218 McFarland Student Union. RSVP to attend on Engage https://engage.kutztown.edu/event/7408374.
     Diane Biehl, LGBTQ+ Resource Center

KU PHILOSOPHY CLUB MEETS
The KU Philosophy Club will meet next 11 a.m., Thursday, Oct. 14, 312 McFarland Student Union. Michael Alberto will present “On Descartes’ Meditations: Skepticism.” All are welcome. To get on the PHI club email list, if you are not already on it, please email back@kutztown.edu. https://www.facebook.com/groups/ku.philosophyclub/. 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.
     Allan Bäck, advisor; Adamary Rodriguez, president

UNIVERSITY CURRICULUM COMMITTEE
The next University Curriculum Committee (UCC) meeting will be held Thursday, Oct. 28, 200 Stratton. The proposal deadline is noon, Thursday, Oct. 14. Please submit proposals to the UCC SharePoint site. Contact Ms. Brennan at brennan@kutztown.edu with any questions.
     Lisa Brennan, University Curriculum Committee

UPCOMING EVENTS

Date

Time

Event

Oct. 12

8 a.m.

Fall Break-No Classes. Admin Offices Open

Oct. 12

8 a.m.

Winter 2022 Registration Begins

Oct. 13

8 a.m.

Midterm

Oct. 13

10 a.m.

COVID-19 Testing
East Gym, Student Recreation Center

Oct. 15

10 a.m.

COVID Vaccine Clinic
East Gym, Student Recreation Center

Date

Time

Event

Oct. 16

11 a.m.

FH vs. Slippery Rock
Andre Reed Stadium (Live Stats | Video)

Oct. 16

1 p.m.

WSOC vs. East Stroudsburg
Keystone Field (Live Stats)

Oct. 16

5:05 p.m.

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

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.

Notify the university of an accessibility concern

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.