Black History Month Events Planned
The theme for the 2020 celebration is 'The Next 400 Years: Recognition, Restoration, and Resilience.'
Chancellor: State System at Turning Point
Dr. Dan Greenstein calls on elected leaders to support reform efforts in 2020.
Chancellor to Update System Progress
Dr. Dan Greenstein is set to deliver his State of the System address at the Board of Governors meeting Jan. 15-16.
412 Food Rescue
Dr. Sean Madden gives back by delivering food to community organizations.
Athletes Honored for Academics
More than 200 named to Athletic Director Honor Roll.
Day of Service Set for Jan. 28
The event honors the memory of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
Tuition Request Heading to Harrisburg
If approved by the Board of Governors for Pennsylvania's State System of Higher Education, a modest tuition increase will help Cal U achieve financial sustainability while providing additional scholarships and academic support services for students.
People of the Decade
We take a look back at some of the notable people who have left their marks on Cal U over the past 10 years.
Chancellor's Blog: 'Tis the Season
It's a good time to celebrate our successes and embrace the differences that help us to grow.
CPDC Receives Enterprise Donation
The funds will be used for career-related events and initiatives to serve Cal U students.
Congratulations to Our Grads
Cal U holds commencement ceremonies for those who earned associate, bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees in August and December 2019.
Four Vulcans, Retired Coach to Enter Hall of Fame
The inductees will be honored May 2 at the Bow Ties and Pearls Ball.
Board of Governors Approves Contracts
Collective bargaining agreements are with unions representing faculty and campus professionals at Cal U and the 13 other state-owned universities.
Plaque Honors Foundation Presidents
The plaque, on display outside the President's Office in Old Main, honors past presidents of the Foundation for California University of Pennsylvania and recognizes the Foundation's role in supporting the University and its students since 1986. It was presented to President Geraldine M. Jones by Foundation president Dr. Harry E. Serene.
Artwork on Display Dec. 15
The works were created by students, alumni and faculty.
Holly Day a Hit
The community comes to campus for holiday activities.
Future Business Leaders Compete
Cal U hosts 270 high school students in a regional competition designed to prepare them for fulfilling careers.
Room Rate Rises for First Time Since 2012
The success of Cal U's living-learning communities is also part of the report to the University's Council of Trustees.
Commission Selects Students of the Year
The award recipients were chosen for their support of women's issues on campus.
Panel Discusses Winter Break Strategies
There are ways to minimize the stress of being home after living independently.
Soccer Teams Sends Jerseys to Africa
Uniforms benefit school in Nigeria.
Holiday Donations Fill Cupboard
The Cal U Cupboard helps with issues of food insecurity.
Pottery Sale, Art Exhibition Set
The pottery sale will be Dec. 4-5 in the Ceramics Studio, while student artwork will be on display in Vulcan Hall through the end of finals.
Winter Commencement Dec. 13-14
Alumnus Col. Lance D. Oskey will address graduate and undergraduate students.
Choir to Perform with Washington Symphony Orchestra
The concerts are Dec. 7 and Dec. 8 at Trinity High School in Washington, Pa.
Holiday Shopping? Think Globetrotters Tickets!
The team is coming to the Convocation Center Jan. 9.
Students Analyze Artifacts
Cal U is working with the Greene County Historical Society on the project to examine bones believed to be from Native Americans.
Holly Day Dec. 8
The event is free and open to the community.
Chancellor's Blog: Signs of Systemness
Our universities will be stronger, better, and offer even greater value to their students and communities by working together, Chancellor Dan Greenstein writes.
Email Addition Promotes Security
External sender tag will be added to emails beginning Nov. 25.
Football Player Makes Academic Team
The Vulcans have now featured at least one academic all-district honoree in 11 of the last 12 seasons.
Musicians, Choirs to Perform This Week
The Jazz Ensemble performs Nov. 21, and choir concerts will be Nov. 23-24.
Food Bank Worker Shares Insights
Amber Deemer, with the Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank, spoke to the Cal U community as part of Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week.
Cal U Hosts Parks and Recreation Conference
The workshop brought professionals to campus for student networking opportunities.
Donations Fill Manderino Spot
The food collection is part of Cal U's observation of Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week. Events continue though Nov. 21.
From Stats to Mysteries
Dr. Melissa Sovak, a professor in the Department of Math, Computer Science and Information Systems, is set to release a novel.
Cal U Honored for Voter Engagement
The University was recognized for its success in encouraging students to vote during the 2018 midterm election.
Cal U Hosts State System Summit
Faculty, staff, students and administrators from the 14 schools in Pennsylvania's State System of Higher Education gathered at Cal U to discuss student success.
Students show their pride and sense of achievement as first-generation students during the national #IAmFirst campaign.
Soccer Player Makes Academic Team
Anna Billey was named to the College Sports Information Directors of America Academic All-District Team.
Speaker Praises Student Veterans' Impact
'While many schools receive this recognition, I can say without hesitation that Cal U is a place where veterans feel welcome and appreciated,' says Cal U's vice president for Enrollment Management.
Donations Wanted for Cal U Cupboard
The University is collecting items as part of Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week. It's one of several initiatives to bring attention to the issues that are being planned by the Center for Volunteer Programs and Service Learning.
Thank You for Your Service
A proclamation designates Nov. 11-15 as 'Military and Veterans Appreciation Week' at the University.
Cal U to Host Personal Finance Seminar Nov. 12
Sponsored by the Cal U Finance Club, the event will feature expert information from federal agencies on debt, loans, budgeting and identity theft.
Men's Rugby Headed to Region Championships
Cal U plays Nov. 9 in Missouri in the team's first appearance in the tournament.
First-Generation Student Events Nov. 8
National #IAmFirst campaign, mentoring program will bring attention to the needs to this population of students.
Chancellor's Blog: 'Achieve More. Together.'
Dr. Dan Greenstein shares observations from his fall 2019 campus visits.
'Elf The Musical' Anticipation, Excitement Build
Cal U is the first educational theater in the area to secure the rights to the stage version of the holiday classic. Performances are Nov. 21-24 in Steele Hall.
A Delight to the Senses
Cal U's Learning and Language Center preschool program uses a new sensory garden to enhance the children's development. The garden is an interdisciplinary collaboration between the departments of Communication Disorders and Biological and Environmental Sciences.