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September 1, 2017

Kutztown University Daily Brief

JULY KU EMPLOYEE OF THE MONTH

KU Employee of the Month July 2017 Jeanette Forster Congratulations to Jeanette Forster, Human Resources department, on being named KU Employee of the Month for July 2017. To read Jeanette's nomination go to https://www.kutztown.edu/news-and-media/news-releases/august-2017/jeanette-forster-named-employee-of-the-month-for-july-2017.htm

Nominations are collected from students, faculty and staff, and the Employee of the Month is selected by the Human Resources Advisory Council. A winner will be selected each month and out of the 12 monthly winners one will be selected as Employee of the Year. The Employee of the Month will receive a plaque, reserved parking and a $100 monetary gift sponsored by President Hawkinson. For more information on the award or to nominate someone, visit http://www.kutztown.edu/hr

WEATHER

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

Canadian high pressure builds into the Mid-Atlantic after yesterday's cold front passage. Northerly flow will keep temperatures on the cool side. Mostly sunny skies are expected. High temperature in the upper-60s. North wind at 6 mph.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

KUTV ON HD
KUTV can now been seen on HD in the Lehigh Valley on Service Electric Cable channel 765. Viewers now have HD access to the KU Information Channel, KU football and basketball, and other programming generated by students in Cinema, Television and Media Production. KUTV can also be viewed on HD channel 724 in Kutztown and eastern Berks County.

ROTHERMEL HALL LIFE CYCLE RENOVATIONS
Rothermel Hall renovations begin Tuesday, Sept. 5. Please use extreme caution when traveling in this area due to the amount of activity that will be taking place on the outside perimeters of the building. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Chris Scott at ext. 3-1562 or scott@kutztown.edu.
     Chris Scott, Facilities

UNIVERSITY SENATE MEETING
September 7, 4 p.m., 202 AF
The next meeting of the University Senate will be held 4 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 7, 202 AF. The agenda and attachments can be found on the Senate website by clicking on the following link: http://www.kutztown.edu/about-ku/administration/university-senate/next-meeting-agenda-and-attachments.htm.
     Andrew Arnold, president, University Senate

NEW TO KUSSI
Please join us in welcoming Katina Kazemka, interim student services assistant, to the Kutztown University community. Filling in for Laurel Brandt while she is on maternity leave, Kat will be working in the KUSSI Service Center Aug. 21 through Dec. 1. She can be reached at kazemka@kutztown.edu, or at ext. 3-4090.
     Matt Assad, business services manager, KUSSI

HEALTH AND WELLNESS SERVICES CLOSED
Health and Wellness Services will be closed Monday, Sept. 4, in observance of Labor Day.
     Health and Wellness Services

UPCOMING EVENTS

Sept. 1 8 - 10 a.m. Meet and Greet Deans, 223 MSU
Sept. 2 12:05 p.m. Football vs. Assumption - Andre Reed Stadium (Stats | Audio | Video)
1 p.m. Women's Soccer vs. Shepherd - Keystone Field (Stats)
1 p.m. Men's Rugby vs. Doylestown (preseason game)
5 p.m. Field Hockey vs. Saint Thomas Aquinas - Andre Reed Stadium (Stats)
Sept. 4 noon Field Hockey vs. Adelphi - Andre Reed Stadium (Stats)

 

ATHLETICS

Kutztown University Football Hype

Watch the Department of Cinema, Television and Media's production of 2017 Kutztown University football hype video.
 

KU IN THE NEWS
 

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CENTRAL CALENDAR  

KU FOUNDATION
   

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