Chancellor's Blog: A Time of Transition
As we prepare for the fall semester, the State System's chancellor offers his thoughts on a season of change.
Princeton Review: Cal U Ranked Best in Northeast
Schools are assessed for academic excellence based on data and information submitted by the school, as well as student surveys and other sources.
Cal U Receives $1.3 Million grant
The three-year grant will benefit students pursuing careers in social work, school counseling and clinical mental health counseling.
First Rutledge Preschoolers Graduate
They are the first to earn "diplomas" from the Karen and Tom Rutledge Institute for Early Childhood Education preschool.
Cal U to Host School Shooting Prevention Forum
Law enforcement officials and school administrators will discuss crisis prevention and response Aug. 21-22.
Track Star Shares Insights
Mary Cain address an audience of more than 200 at Cal U's annual cross country summer camp.
Smith Honored with PSAC Media Award
The award recognizes a media professional for his or her meritorious service while covering the conference's student-athletes, coaches, and teams.
Art Professor Heads North
Jim Bové will use 3D modeling and traditional art techniques to create a new body of work from his trip to the Arctic Circle.
Two Grants Support GACO
The funding will continue programs to help local businesses interested in government contracting.
SGA Leaders Hone Skills at Conference
The national program helps students build a sense of community on campus.
SEEK Excites Littlest Learners
A class for children about to enter kindergarten provided a preview of school and an opportunity for two Cal U grads to keep their teaching skills sharp, too.
Speaker to Address Young Track Athletes
The Aug. 7 event will be part of the cross country program's 13th annual summer camp.
Leading the Way in Student Health
Cal U is a pilot location for a program that screens students for risky behaviors and provides appropriate support.
Students Entertain with Puppet Brigade
Theater outreach is intended for children from local daycares and library programs.
Academic Honors for Vulcans
A flurry of team and individual awards includes golf, cross country and volleyball.
State System, APSCUF Complete Latest Round of Contract Negotiations
Talks are set to continue in August.
Students Enjoy Mascot Challenge
Potential students get a glimpse of all that Cal U has to offer during the July 23 event.
Cal U Named College of Distinction
California University of Pennsylvania has been selected as a 2019-2020 College of Distinction for the school's commitment to undergraduate education.
Instant Decision Days Planned
California University of Pennsylvania will offer on-the-spot admissions decisions July 29-Aug. 2.
Cal U Gears Up for Welcome Weekend
Cal U has a full weekend of events planned as the University welcomes the Class of 2023 for the start of the fall semester Aug. 26.
Third Annual Mascot Challenge
Our very own Blaze vs. some friends at 11:45 a.m. July 23.
Summer Academy Enriches Upward Bound Students
Career planning and academic enrichment were all part of the residential experience for 65 area students.
Nine Graduate from Police Academy
The ceremony was held July 12 in Kara Alumni House.
Join Us for Cal U Night at PNC Park
Tickets are on sale now for the Sept. 6 game.
'Alice in Wonderland Jr.' on Cal U Stage
The Mon Valley Performing Arts Academy will stage the show July 27.
State System Votes to Freeze Tuition for 2019-2020
This is the first time in 21 years Board of Governors holds the line for students.
Alumni, Friends Support Cal U
Cal U's first Bow Ties & Pearls Ball was a sellout, with 300 guests filling the Convocation Center.
Swim Team Garners Academic Honor
The California University of Pennsylvania swimming program was recognized as a Swimming and Diving Coaches Association of America Scholar All-America Team for the 17th-consecutive season.
Print Kiosks Added to Residence Halls
The print-from-any-device locations add convenience, environmental responsibility.
Cross Country Standout Chosen Academic All-American
Alicia Belko was selected a Google Cloud Second-Team Academic All-American by the College Sports Information Directors of America.
STEM Training Stimulates Teachers, Students
Cal U hosted the Summer STEM Teacher Training Institute and Student Workshop June 17-29.
Message from President Jones: A Successful Ball
A sellout crowd of 300 came to the Convocation Center for Cal U's first Bow Ties & Pearls Ball.
Cal U Ranked No. 1 for Online Education
California University has been named the No. 1 online college in Pennsylvania by OnlineColleges.com, an educational resource for students seeking accredited online degree programs.
Mechatronics Internship Builds Skills
Senior Stephen Gerba gains experience at Ductmate Industries Inc.
Students Travel to Costa Rica
Twelve students traveled to Costa Rica for two weeks to learn more about sustainability and conservation from a country considered to be a model for the practices.
Dig Underway at Fayette Site
Anthropology majors are lending a hand and gaining field experience this summer.
SEEK Expands for 2019
Age groups for the Summer Educational Enrichment Experience include options for those in kindergarten and grades 9-10.
Summer STEM Institute at Cal U
The first National Center for the Advancement of Education (nCASE) Summer STEM Teaching Institute at Cal U opened June 17.
New Banners on Campus
Cal U's rebranded logos are featured across campus.
Dal Canton Jersey Presented to Cal U Baseball
A keepsake from the coaching days of a Cal U legend has found a home in Hamer Hall.
Cal U's maintenance crew brushes up on OSHA standards.
Fairman Named Academic All-American
The Cal U senior first baseman was chosen as a Google Cloud Third-Team Academic All-American by the College Sports Information Directors of America.
Heslop Walks On to Memorable Sports Career
Softball star to be inducted into Cal U's Hall of Fame.
Sales 'Brisk' for Bow Ties & Pearls Ball
The June 29 event supports legacy projects and student scholarships.
Strategic Planning Underway, Trustees Told
President Geraldine M. Jones provided an update on the strategic planning process at the June 5 meeting of the Council of Trustees.
Geology Trip Gives Students Context
Stops included sites in New Mexico, Arizona, Nevada and California.
Spring 2019 Dean's List
Congratulations to students at California University of Pennsylvania who have been named to the Dean's List for the 2019 spring semester.
Summer at Cal U: One Year in for First Rutledge Scholars
Seven students — the first class of scholars at the Karen and Tom Rutledge Institute for Early Childhood Education — finished their academic year at Cal U with a three-week summer workshop.
191 Students on Athletics Honor Roll
Overall, the Vulcans posted a cumulative GPA of 3.258 last semester, while 23 student-athletes boasted a perfect 4.00 GPA.