Daily Brief

Oct. 28, 2021

Three photos from "Figures and Projections: Selections from the Petrucci Family Foundation Collection of African-American Art" at the Miller Gallery, Sharadin Arts Building

FIGURES AND PROJECTIONS EXHIBITION OPENING
The Miller Gallery proudly presents, "Figures and Projections: Selections from the Petrucci Family Foundation Collection of African-American Art" Oct. 28 – Dec. 12, opening reception is 4-6 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 28. Co-curated by art history professor Daniel Haxall, gallery director Karen Stanford, and students from KU's Art History program, "Figures and Projections" includes more than 50 works in collage, drawing, painting, photography, sculpture and diverse print mediums. From formal portraits and images of everyday life to abstracted suggestions of bodies in motion, these works project the beauty, aspirations, and achievements of African Americans while commemorating ongoing efforts for equality and social justice.
     Karen Stanford, College of Visual and Performing Arts

WEATHER

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

High pressure brings a mix of clouds and sun today and winds much lighter than the past couple of days. A nice autumn day. Highs in the low 60s.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

KU HEALTH & WELLNESS EXPO
Join us for KU’s Health and Wellness Expo, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 28, Student Recreation Center. Open to campus and the local community, more than 35 wellness vendors, free fitness and health assessments, free flu shots for KU students, mental health experts with tips, light refreshments and more. LVHN’s mobile mammography coach will be on site. Women, age 40 or older, call 888-402-LVHN to schedule your mammography.
     Frances Cortez Funk, Health Promotion and Alcohol and Other Drug Services

SOURCEPOINT/SAP/ESS OUTAGE
Please be aware that SourcePoint, SAP, ESS, MSS, eTime and BI will be unavailable beginning at noon, Friday, Oct. 29, for a planned systems outage. Access will resume 7 a.m., Monday,
Nov. 1.
     Matt Assad, Office of the Controller

PRESIDENT'S OPEN HOUR
Faculty, staff and students are invited to stop by with President Hawkinson during his open hour 2-3 p.m., Monday, Nov. 1, 303 Stratton Administration Center. President Hawkinson welcomes your thoughts, concerns and suggestions regarding KU. If you are planning to stop by, please call the Office of the President, ext. 3-4101 to RSVP.
     Office of the President

UPCOMING EVENTS

Date

Time

Event

Oct. 25-31

 

Homecoming
https://www.kutztown.edu/events/homecoming.html

Oct. 28

10 a.m.

Health and Wellness Expo
Student Recreation Center

Oct. 28

11 a.m.

CET Presentation
Zoom Meeting: 390059274

Oct. 28

11 a.m.

SMLS Feature Speaker: Mike Reynolds
200 Academic Forum

Oct. 28

11 a.m.

University Curriculum Committee
200 Stratton Administration Center

Oct. 28

5 p.m.

Salsa Lessons
Multicultural Center

Nov. 1

1 p.m.

Day of the Dead
Multicultural Center

Nov. 3

10 a.m.

COVID-19 Testing
Gym, Student Recreation Center

Nov. 3-5

 

PASSHE DEI Summit
Registration link

Nov. 4

11 a.m.

VPA Encountering Ekphrasis
120 Sharadin Arts Building

Nov. 4

5 p.m.

COB Business Idea Competition
135 Rickenbach Learning Center

Nov. 5

8 a.m.-4 p.m.

Social Work Global Environment Virtual Conference
Registration link

Date

Time

Event

Oct. 30

Noon

SWIM vs. ESU/CAL
Keystone Pool

Oct. 30

1 p.m.

WSOC vs. Mansfield
Keystone Field (Live Stats)

Oct. 30

2:05 p.m.

FB vs. Millersville
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.