Daily Brief

September 19, 2019

Student Teaching Orientation for Classroom Teacher Educators

L to R: Dr. Amber Jean-Marie Pabon (secondary education faculty), Mr. Rosenberger (educator), Leila Little (educator and Kutztown University College of Education EdD Program doctoral candidate) and Mr. Newhard (educator and athletic coach)

STUDENT TEACHING ORIENTATION FOR CLASSROOM TEACHER EDUCATORS
Dr. Pabon has once again partnered with Dieruff High School to host a student teaching orientation for classroom teacher educators. Through this partnership, Pabon created a forum to discuss best practices to support master of education. teacher candidates in the Department of Secondary Education, as they engage in their clinical semester with master classroom teachers. This work has fostered lasting professional bonds between students and Dieruff teachers. For more information about the Secondary Education M.Ed. Initial Certification Program, contact Pabon at gradteach@kutztown.edu.
     Amber Jean-Marie Pabon, Department of Secondary Education

WEATHER

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

The incredibly perfect weather continues. Sunny skies with comfortable highs in the low 70s.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

KU COUNCIL OF TRUSTEES
Sept. 19
The KU Council of Trustees will meet 3 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 19, in 250 McFarland Student Union. The public is invited to attend.
     Office of the President

CET OER WORKSHOP
Oct. 11
Join the Rohrbach Library, the Office of Distance Education and the CET, 1-2:30 p.m., Friday, Oct. 11, in 29 Rohrbach Library, for a workshop for faculty who are considering adopting open textbooks for their students. The workshop will provide reasons why faculty should consider such adoptions and provide hands-on help in finding, reviewing and adopting open textbooks. Funding for $200 professional development stipends is available to faculty who attend and complete a review of a textbook in the Open Textbook Library. Register now to be one of the first five who responds to be eligible for the stipend.
     Jourdan Harris, Rohrbach Library

UPCOMING EVENTS

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. 26

11 a.m.

University Curriculum Meeting
29 Rohrbach Library

Sept. 26

11 a.m.

College of Business and Galen Woleslagle
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

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

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.