Daily Brief

September 22, 2020

Doug Madenford and Chris LaRose of Broken Spokes

HEEMET FESCHT IS GOING VIRTUAL
Sept. 26
The Heritage Center’s Heemet Fescht is joining forces with the 15th German-Pennsylvanian Day on Saturday, Sept. 26, an annual celebration held in Germany by the German-Pennsylvanian Association. Join us for an exciting line-up of performances and presentations from the comfort of your own home, as we celebrate the transatlantic roots of the region’s culture in a new virtual format. The event is free, and will be broadcast live on the Facebook page of the Pennsylvania German Cultural Heritage Center, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 26.
     Naomi Pauley, Pennsylvania German Cultural Heritage Center

WEATHER

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

Another day of ample sunshine and cool, autumn-like temperatures under high pressure. High temperature around 69. Light northwest breezes.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

AUTUMN SALE
25% off winter accessories and sweatshirts. In store and online. Sale ends Sept. 24. https://kubstore.com/category/apparel/winter-accessories
     Kyle Rex, KU Campus Store

CRAIG JOHNSON AND GREG DOTTOR ARE RETIRING

Sept. 24
Financial and Business Services would like to invite you to join us via Zoom to congratulate Craig Johnson (22 years at KU) and Greg Dottor (30 years at KU) on their retirements from KU. Please join us at 3 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 24. Join Zoom meeting https://kutztown.zoom.us/j/97266509631  Meeting ID: 972 6650 9631
     Matt Delaney, vice president for Finance and Facilities

REACH CUSTOMERS WITH GOOGLE WEBINAR
Oct. 6
Learn how customers find your business online and how to promote your business using Search Engine Optimization (SEO) and Smart Campaigns in Google Ads. 1 p.m. https://pasbdc.ecenterdirect.com/events/27140?embedded=0
    Rachael Wolfe, SBDC

HONORARY DEGREE NOMINATIONS
The Honorary Degree Committee seeks to recognize exceptional individuals whose “distinguished contributions in the service to humanity, scholarship, government, business, creativity, science or the community” are deserving of the university’s highest honor. Nominees cannot be employees of PASSHE. Send nominations or any questions to Dr. Ko-Hsin Hsu, Department of Criminal Justice, by Friday, Nov. 1. Please click here for nomination form.
     Ko-Hsin Hsu, Chair, Honorary Degree Committee

STUDENT SUCCESS CENTER
Do you know a student who is not attending class, done poorly on an exam or is just not engaged? Refer them to the Student Success Center. Please use our Student Success Referral Form. For more information contact success@kutztown.edu or ext. 3-4007. A student can refer themselves.
     R. Chad Brown, Retention and Student Success

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

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

Job Number

Job Title

Job Term

Advertise To

2020-0090 internal

Office of Grants and Sponsored Programs CT2

Full Time

10/06/20

2020-0046

Program Manager PTAC

Full Time

10/31/20

2020-0089

Associate State Director of Financial Management

Full Time

9/27/20

2020-0083

Director of Environmental Health and Safety

Full Time

9/27/20

Clerical Pool

2020-21 Clerical Pool

Full Time

Continuous

     Human Resources

UPCOMING EVENTS

Sept. 23

2 p.m.

PASBDC: Amazon Brand Registry Webinar
https://pasbdc.ecenterdirect.com/events/27176

Sept. 24

11 a.m.

University Curriculum Committee
https://kutztown.zoom.us/j/91950007023
Meeting ID: 919 5000 7023

Sept. 24

3 p.m.

Craig Johnson and Greg Dottor Retirement
https://kutztown.zoom.us/j/97266509631
Meeting ID: 972 6650 9631

Sept. 25

Noon

Miller-Keystone Blood Drive
Keystone-O'Pake Fieldhouse
https://donor.giveapint.org/donor/schedules/drive_schedule/81785

Sept. 26

10 a.m.

Heemet Fescht
https://www.facebook.com/PGCHC  

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.