May 14, 2021

High School Students Earn Spanish Certificates

The California Area High School program was developed by Dr. Andrea Vargas Cencich.

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May 14, 2021

Herff Jones Security Breach: What You Should Know

Payments for caps and gowns ordered through bookstore vendor Follett have NOT been affected.

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May 11, 2021

Professor's Expedition Inspires Airport Artwork

Travelers at Pittsburgh International Airport can view installation by Jim Bové, who teaches jewelry-making and sculpture at Cal U.

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May 10, 2021

Faculty Honored for Teaching, Service, Scholarship

Todd Pinkham, Daniel Harris and Kimberly Woznack are honored for their work at Cal U.

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May 08, 2021

Graduation Day

Cal U held Commencement ceremonies for its students May 7-8 at the Convocation Center.

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May 05, 2021

Students Earn Diversity Awards

Graduating seniors Fatouma Keita and Kimberley Melck are recognized by the Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion.

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May 05, 2021

Veterinary Technology Program Accredited

The designation comes from the Committee on Veterinary Technician Education and Activities of the American Veterinary Medical Association.

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May 05, 2021

Students Join SALUTE Honor Society

The organization acknowledges the academic achievements of veterans, active duty members of the military.

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May 03, 2021

First-Gen Honors Society Welcomes Members

The new organization is meant to provide support to students who are the first in their families to attend a four-year school.

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Apr 30, 2021

Spring Cleanup Schedule Set

The borough of California is offering recycling, bulk trash item pickup before summer break.

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Apr 30, 2021

Golfer Selected to Super Regional Championship

Freshman Tyler Kipp is the first individual qualifier for the Vulcans since 2008.

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Apr 28, 2021

Board of Governors Approves Implementation Plan

Interim University President Robert Thorn updates the Cal U community on the board's action and the 60-day public comment period. His message is below.

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Apr 27, 2021

Student Videos Ready to Roll

The annual digital storytelling premiere is set for April 28.

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Apr 26, 2021

UPMC Joins Healthcare Providers, Fitness Firm in Educational Alliance

More than 100,000 employees are now eligible to receive a 20% tuition discount when they enroll at Cal U.

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Apr 26, 2021

System Board to Meet April 28 on Integration Plans

The Board of Governors will hold a public meeting on plans to integrate Cal U, Edinboro and Clarion in the West and Bloomsburg, Lock Haven and Mansfield in the Northeast.

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Apr 23, 2021

Students Line Up for Vaccine

Campus-based clinic lets students get vaccinated before heading home for summer

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Apr 22, 2021

Professor to Publish First Novel

'The Souls of Clayhatchee: A Southern Tale,' by Dr. Anthony Todd Carlisle, is due out May 4.

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Apr 21, 2021

Conference Highlights Students' Work

140 student presentations take center stage at the virtual Strike a Spark Conference.

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Apr 20, 2021

Students Prepare Mobile Theater Show

The collaboration with Jumping Jack Theatre gives students the experience of working with a professional company to develop a production.

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Apr 20, 2021

Council of Trustees Chair to Address Graduates

James T. Davis, Class of 1973, will speak at in-person Commencement ceremonies May 7-8.

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Apr 19, 2021

Integration Update: Planning Document Being Finalized

The document, which outlines plans to integrate Cal U, Edinboro and Clarion universities, will be presented April 28 to the Board of Governors for Pennsylvania's State System of Higher Education.

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Apr 16, 2021

Speakers Address Hip-hop Topics

The future of the genre, social justice, politics and more are the subjects during Cal U's annual event.

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Apr 15, 2021
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State System Freezes Tuition

Interim University President Robert Thorn provides an update on the April 15 vote by the Board of Governors of Pennsylvania's State System of Higher Education to freeze in-state undergraduate tuition for 2021-2022.

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Apr 13, 2021

'Dear Edwina' Dispenses Life Advice

Cal U theatre program spring play will be presented April 23-25.

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Apr 12, 2021

Strike a Spark Sessions Set

The Strike a Spark Conference on Research, Scholarship and Creative Activity will be held virtually on April 21.

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Apr 12, 2021

Build Trust in Science

A paid fellowship focuses on communicating facts about COVID-19 vaccine.

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Apr 12, 2021

Research and Debate Days Set

Cal U students and faculty will participate in the Douglass Research and Debate Days event from the Frederick Douglass Institute Collaborative.

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Apr 12, 2021

State System Quarterly Meeting

The Board of Governors of Pennsylvania's State System of Higher Education will hold its quarterly public meeting at 9 a.m. April 15.

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Apr 09, 2021

Cal U Students Reach Finals

Dylan Shanaberger and Alex Dalton will compete in the 2020-2021 State System Startup Challenge.

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Apr 09, 2021

Cal U Grad is A.S.A. Fort Dix Commander

Col. Jon Brierton takes charge at the New Jersey, base, home to 6,500 military members and their families.

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Apr 05, 2021

Speaker to Discuss Path to Success

Dr. Maria Scott-Bollman, an educator and Cal U grad, will speak at 7 p.m. April 22.

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Apr 02, 2021

'American Cartel' Producers Share Insights

Cal U students interested in law enforcement careers benefit from insights into a high-profile police investigation.

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Mar 31, 2021

Unabomber Case Papers Donated to Cal U

James R. Fitzgerald, a pioneer in forensic linguistics, gives UNABOM documents to the Center for Investigative and Forensic Sciences at California University of Pennsylvania.

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Mar 30, 2021

Three Win Sunshine Awards

The President's Commission for the Status of Women presents the new award and the spring 2021 Person of the Year award as Women's HIstory Month concludes.

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Mar 29, 2021

Dr. Cornel West, Jeff Chang Headline Hip-hop Conference

The virtual event will be April 13 and April 15, featuring two panels that will explore issues surrounding politics and social justice.

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Mar 29, 2021

Exceptional Staff Members Receive Awards

Ron Lincoski and Eric Sabo earn Vulcan Staff Awards for their commitment and service to Cal U.

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Mar 26, 2021

Cal U Welcomes GAO Analyst

Sarah Farkas will speak April 1 as part of the University's Research and Real Life Series.

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Mar 24, 2021

Vet Tech Lab Opens

Students enjoy learning in the state-of-the-art space in Eberly Hall.

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Mar 24, 2021

Speakers to discuss 'American Cartel' documentary

A retired law enforcement officer and a producer for the streaming series will speak to students on April 1.

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Mar 23, 2021

Interim President Holds First Convocation

Cal U is projected to end the year on 'strong financial footing,' interim President Thorn reports in his address to faculty and staff.

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Mar 23, 2021

'Women Paving the Way'

Successful women discuss career paths as part of Cal U's celebration of Women's History Month

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Mar 22, 2021

Marketing Students Hear from Industry Pro

In business classes and beyond, Cal U students benefit from hearing real-world experiences.

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Mar 22, 2021

Event To Feature Local Trailblazers

Panel presentation is part of Women's History Month.

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Mar 22, 2021

Student Works To Be Staged

Cal U theatre majors write, direct and act in two one-act plays March 26-28.

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Mar 19, 2021

Professor's Diagnosis Makes a Difference

For Dr. Rueben Brock, an autism diagnosis in his 40s sheds light on patterns of behavior.

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Mar 19, 2021

President's Message: Continue to Do Your Part

Interim University President Robert Thorn shared a video message urging students to continue practicing safety measures.

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Mar 18, 2021

Cal U Welcomes Lieutenant Governor

John Fetterman will speak about the importance of student civic engagement at 4 p.m April 12.

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Mar 18, 2021

Cal U trims costs for Westmoreland County Community College Grads

The Cal U Educational Alliance partnership offers a 20% tuition discount for Westmoreland graduates who enroll here.

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Mar 15, 2021

Women's History Month Features 'Yoga Roots'

The March 18 event will explore a holistic approach to daily life.

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Mar 12, 2021

Engaged in Research

Knowledge meets interest for senior chemistry major Tyler Shaffer, who will present his research at Cal U's Strike a Spark conference on April 21.

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