Daily Brief

Sept. 13, 2021

Dr. Hawkinson (left) and Patrick Donmoyer, director, Pennsylvania German Cultural Heritage Center, joined members of the KU Foundation, KU staff and construction team to tour the new headquarters of the Pennsylvania German Cultural Heritage Center.

HAWKINSON VISITS SITE OF PA GERMAN HERITAGE CENTER
Dr. Hawkinson (left) and Patrick Donmoyer, director, Pennsylvania German Cultural Heritage Center, joined members of the KU Foundation, KU staff and construction team to tour the new headquarters of the Pennsylvania German Cultural Heritage Center. Heritage Center staff will relocate to the former Professional Building, which is being renovated by the KU Foundation and named in honor of East Penn Manufacturing founder DeLight Breidegam. New headquarters will house the Heritage Center's unique research collection of books, manuscripts, photographs, documents and artifacts in a state-of-the-art research library, open to students, faculty, visiting researchers and the public.
     University Relations

President Kenneth Hawkinson, Mrs. Hayes-Hawkinson, and their dog, Wynnie walk with a group of students.

WALKS WITH WYNNIE
President Kenneth Hawkinson invites you to walk with him, Mrs. Hayes-Hawkinson, and their dog, Wynnie at 5 p.m., Monday, Sept. 13. The walks start at the president's patio and will conclude at the President's House on Kutztown Road for light refreshments. Participants are welcome to bring their dogs. Walks will be canceled in the event of rain.
     Office of the President

WEATHER

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

High pressure just to our south will make for another sunny and pleasant day. Temperatures will be above average. High temperature in the mid-80s. Winds west at 5-10 mph.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

OPEN HOUR WITH PROVOST
Faculty, staff and students are invited to drop by and chat with the provost, Dr. Lorin Basden Arnold, during her open office hour this week at 1 p.m., Wednesday, Sept. 15, Starbucks, McFarland Student Union. Faculty and staff who would like to have a conversation, but for whom this time does not work, are welcome to contact the Office of the Provost at 610-683-4155 to schedule a time to meet.
     Anne Imschweiler, Office of the Provost

FIRST CET FALL PRESENTATION
The Center for the Enhancement of Teaching is pleased to offer the first CET fall presentation "Bringing Research into and Students out of the Classroom" by Dr. Khori Newlander, Department of Anthropology & Sociology. This CET presentation will be held 11 a.m., Thursday, Sept. 16, via Zoom link https://kutztown.zoom.us/j/390059274. All are welcome, and participation certificates will be provided. Hope to see you then.
     Yun Amy Lu, CET

HISPANIC HERITAGE MONTH
If your department, office, class, or student group is doing any programming or activities to honor Hispanic Heritage Month, please email the details to schearer@kutztown.edu by Monday, Sept. 13, so we can cross promote and help advertise. This can be an active program, film, art display, etc. Thank you.
     Jerry Schearer, Diversity and Inclusion Center

RAPE, AGGRESSION & DEFENSE
Rape aggression defense classes free to female students, faculty, staff will be held 6 p.m., Sept. 13, 14, 16. To sign up email Candi at calhoun@kutztown.edu.
     Candi Calhoun-Border, Public Safety and Police Services

UPCOMING EVENTS

Date

Time

Event

Sept. 13

5 p.m.

Walks with Wynnie
Patio, President’s House

Sept. 13

6 p.m.

Rape, Aggression & Defense
28 Old Main (Sign Up)

Sept. 15

1 p.m.

Office Hour with the Provost
Starbucks, McFarland Student Union

Sept. 16

11 a.m.

CET Presentation: Khori Newlander
Zoom Meeting: 390059274

Sept. 20

5 p.m.

AFSCME Membership Meeting
220 Boehm Science Building

Date

Time

Event

Sept. 13

7 p.m.

VB vs. Chestnut Hill
Keystone Arena  (Live Stats | Video)

Sept. 14

7 p.m.

FH vs. East Stroudsburg
Andre Reed Stadium (Live Stats | Video)

Sept. 15

7 p.m.

WSOC vs. Shepherd
Keystone Field (Live Stats | Video)

Sept. 17

2 p.m.

FH vs. Mount Olive
Andre Reed Stadium (Live Stats)

Sept. 17

3 p.m.

VB vs. Salem (WV)
Keystone Arena (Live Stats | Video)

Sept. 17

7 p.m.

VB vs. Georgian Court
Keystone Arena (Live Stats | Video)

Sept. 18

9 a.m.

XC vs. Division II/III Challenge
North Campus Course

Sept. 18

Noon

FB vs. Seton Hill (Family Day)
Andre Reed Stadium (Live Stats | Video)

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.