Daily Brief

Oct. 19, 2023

Chambliss Faculty Research Lecture Featuring Dr. Mauricia John

Dr. Mauricia John, professor of sociology, will present KU’s Fall 2023 Chambliss Faculty Research Lecture entitled, “The Venezuelan Migrant Crisis: Economic and Cultural Implications,” 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 24, Alumni Auditorium, 183 MSU. Her presentation will explore the political, economic and cultural ramifications of the migration of Venezuelans fleeing political upheaval for economic opportunity, as well as how the migration process has affected the racial and ethnic landscapes of destination countries throughout the Caribbean and Latin America. All are welcome to attend. In addition to the in-person event, this year’s Chambliss lecture will be available as a webinar on Zoom and will be uploaded to YouTube following the event. Click here to join Zoom.

Bethany French, Office of the Provost


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

Patchy fog before 9 a.m. Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a high near 64.


Kremser Appointed to Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Committee

Kutztown University’s Dr. Jonathan Kremser has been appointed to the esteemed Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Committee (JJDPC) in Harrisburg, Pa. Kremser, a professor and department chair in the Department of Criminal Justice, brings a wealth of expertise and experience to his role on the committee.

University Relations

KU Print Center Online Ordering Site

The KU Print Center online ordering site has been updated. You will now need to enter your cost center and department name on the checkout page. Both items need to be filled in to correctly invoice your order. Contact printcenter@kutztown.edu with any questions.

Michelle White, KU Print Center


National Transfer Student Week

In recognition of National Transfer Student Week (Oct. 16-20) - Day 4 Fact: Did you know that the top three majors selected by transfer students for fall 2023 were: BSED in Elementary Education Pre K-4, Bachelor of General Psychology and Bachelor of Computer Science? Read the full week-long schedule of events recognizing KU transfer students.

Lisa Grabowski, New Student Orientation

Upcoming Events
Date Time Event
Oct. 19 6 p.m. Moonlight in Main and Ghost Tours of Old Main
Georgian Room
Oct. 22 1 p.m. HARLOween
Oct. 24 11 a.m. FDI Fall Speaker: Dr. Theresa Robinson
Georgian Room, Old Main
Oct. 24 6 p.m. Outdoor Rock Concert (weather permitting)
Multicultural Center
Oct. 24 4:30 p.m. Chambliss Faculty Lecture - Dr. Mauricia John
183 MSU
Oct. 26 6:30 p.m. Sue Coe Lecture
120 Sharadin Art Building
Oct. 26 7 p.m. Planetarium Show: "The Sun"
Grim Science Building
Oct. 27 7:30 p.m. Celebrate Marimba
Wells-Rapp Center
Oct. 28 All Day Homecoming
Date Time Event
Oct. 20 3 p.m. Field Hockey vs. Lander
Andre Reed Stadium (Live Video|Live Stats)
Oct. 21-22 All Day Women's Bowling hosts Golden Bear Invite
Sinking Spring, Pa. (Berks Lanes)
Oct. 21 Noon Women's Soccer vs. Shepherd (Senior Day) 
Keystone Field (Live Video|Live Stats)
Oct. 21 2 p.m. Women's Volleyball vs. New Haven 
Keystone Arena (Live Video|Live Stats)
Oct. 21 3 p.m. Field Hockey vs. Slippery Rock
Andre Reed Stadium (Live Video|Live Stats)

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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