Daily Brief

September 18, 2019

KU Students to Perform at Carnegie Hall in New York City

KU STUDENTS TO PERFORM AT CARNEGIE HALL IN NEW YORK CITY SEPT. 30; REGISTER TO ATTEND TODAY
Kutztown University is set to perform at the prestigious Carnegie Hall in New York City. Presented by Distinguished Concerts in International New York (DCINY), the Kutztown Chamber Players will perform Mediterranean-inspired music by Greek composer Dinos Constantinides at 8 p.m., Monday, Sept. 30. For a firsthand experience of KU on the international stage, the KU Arts Society is hosting a full-day trip to New York City. Join other music enthusiasts for a bus trip to New York City, leaving campus at 9 a.m. Learn more and register online. Read More.
     Bryan Salvadore, Office of Communications

The College of Education's Doctorate in Transformational Teaching and Learning Program Held a Fall Orientation

On Saturday, Sept. 7, the College of Education’s education doctorate in transformational teaching and learning program held a fall orientation. Students from the incoming cohort spoke with doctoral faculty over breakfast before learning about the degree stages of the program. The event culminated in a student panel consisting of six members of the first and second cohorts. Kutztown's EDD program is one of more than 100 member institutions in the Carnegie Project on the Education Doctorate (CPED) consortium. Rooted in social justice, the EDD program is dedicated to developing transformational classroom leaders. Click here to learn more about the program.
     Dan Metzger, Department of Secondary Education

WEATHER

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

High pressure across Quebec will provide for a mostly sunny and tranquil day. A few more clouds than yesterday but a very pleasant day is expected. High temperature near 70. Winds northeast at 5-8 mph.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

STUDENT ABSENCE
Sept. 19
Please allow students in the following classes to make up work missed for a field trip Thursday, Sept. 19: Two Dimensional Design / ART 031 (all sections) and Three Dimensional Design ART 032 (all sections). This is a required full day field trip to visit NYC galleries and the Whitney Biennial. Thank You.
     Professors Graf, Salafia and Gregonis

FALL FACULTY MUSIC SCHOLARSHIP BENEFIT CONCERT
Sept. 19
The Department of Music will present the Fall Faculty Music Scholarship Benefit Concert, 7:30 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 19, in the Georgian Room. Please join us for a wonderful evening of music that features an eclectic selection of pieces from the 19th to the 21st centuries. We look forward to seeing you there.
     Frances Melchionne, Department of Music

FAMILY DAY
Sept. 21
Faculty and Staff - and families - are welcome to Family Day, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 21. There are a variety of events to choose from. Come out and meet the families of our students and enjoy the day with your family as well. For a schedule of events and location, please check out our family day page: www.kutztown.edu/familyday.
     Jerry Schearer, Inclusion and Outreach

AIR FORCE BIRTHDAY-SEPTEMBER 18, 1947
Happy 72nd birthday to the United States Air Force. For 72 years the men and women of the Air Force have brought forth their innovative attitudes and shown the courage and compassion it takes to pursue their mission. Today, we honor their sacrifice as leaders and warriors. Thank you for your service as you celebrate this special day.
     Office of Veterans Services

FLU CLINIC REGISTRATION OPEN
A Rite-Aid flu clinic will be held 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 2, in Human Resources at the Kemp Building. If you are interested in participating in this on-campus flu clinic, please register here. If you are attending the clinic, please bring your Caremark Card (PEBTF) or your Highmark Blue Shield card (for non-PEBTF) with you.
     Jeanette Forster, Human Resources

ACCOUNTS PAYABLE PROCEDURE
Please keep in mind that campus departments are responsible for submitting their individual invoices to Accounts Payable for payment. One of two ways to submit invoices is via the apinvoice@kutztown.edu email or via campus mail. All invoices should include the correct purchase order number, signature, date and be marked OK to pay. Following this procedure will help us prevent unnecessary passing of paperwork between departments and ensure timely payment to our vendors.
     Office of Accounts Payable

UPCOMING EVENTS

Sept. 18

1 p.m.

Website Open Working Session
200 Stratton Administration Center

Sept. 19

11 a.m.

Philosophy Club
157 McFarland Student Union

Sept. 19

3 p.m.

KU Council of Trustees
250 McFarland Student Union

Sept. 19

7:30 p.m.

Fall Faculty Music Scholarship Benefit Concert
Georgian Room, Old Main

Sept. 20

8:30 a.m.

Autumn Assessment Day
218 McFarland Student Union,
Nancy Jean Stump ΚΌ54 Multipurpose Room

Sept. 20

11 a.m.

Open Forum – Dr. Daniel Greenstein
183 McFarland Student Union

Sept. 20

1 p.m.

Green Zone Awareness Training
116 McFarland Student Union

Sept. 21

ALL DAY

Family Day
Campus

Sept. 23

2 p.m.

Social Equity Policies Training
312 McFarland Student Union

Sept. 23

2 p.m.

Business Idea Competition Orientation
100 deFrancesco Building

Sept. 23

5:30 p.m.

Artist Reception: Daniel Egusquiza
Rohrbach Library

Sept. 24

11 a.m.

Memorial Tree Dedication
Lawn, Rohrbach Library

Sept. 24

11 a.m.

Business Idea Competition Orientation
100 deFrancesco Building

Sept. 19

5 p.m.

WSWIM vs. Shippensburg
Keystone Pool

Sept. 21

12:05 p.m.

FB vs. Gannon (Family Day/Golden Bear Honors)
Andre Reed Stadium Live stats / Live video

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES
These are the non-instructional positions open on campus on our job board at http://employment.kutztown.edu:

Job Number

Job Title

Job Term

Advertise To

2019-0013

Director Facilities Energy Services & Campus Utilities

Full Time

9/27/19

2019-0062

Utility Plant Operator 1 / Utility Plant Operator 2

Full Time

9/20/19

19-20 Asst Coaches

19-20 Assistant Athletic Coaches

Part Time

Continuous

     Human Resources

APSCUF-KU
Sept. 19
Need a break from the semester already? Join us. The APSCUF Membership and Temporary Faculty Committees are hosting an open social at Saucony Creek Brewery + Gastropub for all faculty and their families immediately following our first APSCUF Rep Council Meeting of the semester. The open social is 5:30-7 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 19, Saucony Creek Brewing Company, 15032 Kutztown Road, Kutztown, PA 19530. Please RSVP here so that we know how much food to order. We hope to see you there.
     Lauren Moss, Emily Cripe, Bob Kilker, APSCUF

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.