September 2013 News

  • THIS WEEK'S MESSAGE FROM INTERIM PRESIDENT JONES

    September 27, 2013

    This week's Fall 2013 Student Convocation was a delightful opportunity to share information with our students. While I recapped much of the information presented to faculty and staff last month, I was able to update my presentation with our final enrollment figures for the fall 2013 semester.

  • HOMECOMING CELEBRATES 'UNDER THE SEA'

    September 26, 2013

    Celebrate Homecoming 2013 with "Under the Sea" festivities, Oct. 7-12 at Cal U. Highlights include the annual Homecoming Parade at noon on Oct. 12, followed by Vulcan football at 3:30 p.m. Click "more" for a full schedule of events.

  • YES, SIR AND MA'AM! CAL U IS MILITARY FRIENDLY

    September 26, 2013

    For the fifth consecutive year, Cal U has been designated a Military Friendly School in recognition of its service and commitment to military service members, veterans and their families.

  • OCT. 1 IS DEADLINE FOR STUDENT RESEARCH GRANT

    September 24, 2013

    Undergraduate and graduate students have until Oct. 1 to apply for the Jesse B. Guttman Student Research Grant. The grant supports research or scholarly projects conducted in collaboration with a full-time faculty mentor. Click 'more' for details.

  • BRYNN MARIE ONSTAGE FOR HOMECOMING

    September 23, 2013

    Rising Nashville star Brynn Marie ('Bandaid on a Bullet Hole') will perform a free Homecoming concert at 8 p.m. Oct. 12 in Steele Hall Mainstage Theatre. A former Cal U student, Brynn Marie toured this summer with Pat Benatar and Cheap Trick.

  • COMEDIAN NICK SWARDSON SELLS OUT STEELE

    September 23, 2013

    Laugh out loud with comic actor and standup comedian Nick Swardson, appearing at 7 p.m. Oct. 4 in Steele Hall Mainstage Theatre. All tickets have been sold for standup comedian Nick Swardson's show at 7 p.m. Oct. 4 in Steele Hall Mainstage Theatre.

  • FALL DISCOVERY DAYS CONTINUE NOV. 9

    September 23, 2013

    Just starting to look for a college? Cal U's Fall Discovery Days are exactly what you need. Explore all that Cal U has to offer in one fun, informative program. The next Fall Discovery Day is Nov. 9. Click 'more' for details.

  • ONE-ACTS SPOTLIGHT STUDENT DIRECTORS

    September 23, 2013

    Join the Department of Theatre and Dance for "An Evening of One-Acts," a series of creative short plays directed by students, at 8 p.m. Oct. 3-4 and 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. Oct. 5 in the Gerald and Carolyn Blaney Theatre in Steele Hall. Click 'more' for tickets.

  • THE JOURNAL: TRUSTEES APPLAUD NEWS OF SURPLUS

    September 23, 2013

    A new edition of the Journal is available online. Headlines from the latest Journal include: Trustees applaud news of $5.8 million surplus; Internship takes senior to Attorney General's office; Social Equity director's door open. Click 'more' to read the Journal online.

  • BANNERS HONOR VETERANS, SERVICE MEMBERS

    September 17, 2013

    Banners displayed at Cal U will honor individual veterans or military members. The project is organized by the Office of Veterans Affairs. Click 'more' to learn how you can order a banner to be displayed on Cal U’s campus in time for Veterans Day.

  • REGISTER TODAY FOR SPORTING CLAYS EVENT

    September 16, 2013

    Join California University for "Shooting for Scholarships" - a sporting clays tournament Oct. 18 at Seven Springs Mountain Resort. Proceeds will benefit the General Scholarship fund at Cal U, designed to enhance educational opportunities for students.

  • TODAY: VOTER REGISTRATION DRIVE BEGINS AT 10 A.M.

    September 16, 2013

    Students, faculty and staff will have an “open mic” to discuss their views on the importance of voting and concerns about current policy debates during a voter registration drive Sept. 24 in the courtyard outside Natali.

  • STATESMAN IS FOCUS OF CONSTITUTION DAY PROGRAM

    September 11, 2013

    Dr. Michael Hummel will discuss the trademark leadership of former Secretary of State Colin Powell at a Constitution Day program 11 a.m. Sept. 17 in Eberly Hall. Admission is free and the public may attend.

  • LGBTQ ACTIVIST DISCUSSES EQUALITY SEPT. 17

    September 10, 2013

    Award-winning activist Robyn Ochs is an advocate for the rights of people of all orientations and genders to live safely, openly and with full legal equality. Hear her speak at 7 p.m. Sept. 17 in Keystone Hall Auditorium, Room 205.

  • TODAY ONLY: YOUR GIFT TO CAL U GOES FURTHER

    September 10, 2013

    The Foundation for Cal U has joined with the Washington County Community Foundation for a Day of Giving. Until 8 p.m. today, your online donation to The Fund for Cal U will be increased by a percentage of a $100,000 match pool.

  • HEALTH FAIR RETURNS TO CAMPUS SEPT. 18

    September 09, 2013

    Students and other members of the campus community can receive health screenings and giveaways at the 26th annual Health Fair, set for 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Sept. 18 in the south conference wing of Cal U's Convocation Center.

  • THE JOURNAL: UNIVERSITY DEFICIT ERASED

    September 09, 2013

    A new edition of the Journal is available online. Headlines from the latest Journal include: University deficit erased; Cal U welcomes first-year students; Color Guard to escort Powell. Click "more" to read the Journal online.

  • REGISTER FOR ONLINE M.S. IN BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION

    September 03, 2013

    Applications are being accepted for Cal U's new, 100 percent online Master of Science in Business Administration program. Starting in January, the online MSBA program is offered on a full- or part-time basis and can be completed in 12 months.