Feb 08, 2018
Pete Curtis is the new head women's soccer coach

Cal U Names Head Women's Soccer Coach

With head coaching experience at all three NCAA divisions, Pete Curtis has been announced as head coach for the California University of Pennsylvania women's soccer program.

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Feb 07, 2018

Dunn Named Donor Recruiter Rookie of the Year

California University of Pennsylvania head coach Gary Dunn was recently honored by The Andy Talley Bone Marrow Foundation at the 2018 American Football Coaches Association (AFCA) Convention in Charlotte, N.C.

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Feb 07, 2018

Black History Month Event Postponed

"Long Live Their Legacy: A Celebration of Negro League Baseball," a Black History Month event scheduled for 1 p.m. Feb. 7 in Duda Hall, Room 103, has been postponed due to weather. A new date will be announced.

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Feb 05, 2018

Harlem Globetrotters: The Game Is ON!

No Desc

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Feb 01, 2018
Student artwork for scholastic art and writing awards.

Creativity in the Arts on Display in Manderino

Cal U is hosting the Scholastic Arts and Writing Awards of Southwestern Pennsylvania. Work from students in grades 7-12 is on display in Manderino Library through Feb. 18.

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Jan 30, 2018
Three Athletic Hall of Fame inductees

Three selected for Cal U Athletic Hall of Fame

Three individuals will comprise California University of Pennsylvania's 23rd Athletic Hall of Fame class. The 2018 inductees are Inga Chilingaryan-Babakhanyan ´07, ´08, ´09 (women's tennis), Joe Ruggiero (football), and Ishmieal Kamara (men's basketball).

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Jan 29, 2018
Student in biology lab

Cal U signs agreements with LECOM

California University of Pennsylvania has approved Early Acceptance Program agreements with the Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine (LECOM), creating pathways to careers in osteopathic medicine, pharmacy or dental medicine for Cal U biology students.

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Jan 26, 2018

Basketball Games on PCN Jan. 27

Through a partnership with CUTV and PCN, the basketball doubleheader between California University of Pennsylvania and Slippery Rock scheduled for tomorrow, Saturday, Jan. 27, at the Convocation Center will be broadcasted live throughout the state on PCN.

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Jan 25, 2018

Cal U Impacts Super Bowl LII

While neither team's uniforms will be Vulcans red and black, Cal U will have an impact on the field and behind the scenes when the Philadelphia Eagles try to dethrone the New England Patriots at Super Bowl LII on Feb. 4 in Minneapolis, Minn.

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Jan 25, 2018

Data Science Program Approved

Cal U will be adding a new undergraduate degree to its academic lineup this fall: The B.S. in Statistics and Data Science was approved Jan. 25 by the Board of Governors for Pennsylvania's State System of Higher Education.

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Jan 25, 2018

Black History Month event explores Negro League Baseball history

As part of Cal U's Black History Month celebration, Josh Gray, Pittsburgh Pirates' community outreach coordinator, will present "Long Live Their Legacy: A Celebration of Negro League Baseball," at 1 p.m. on Feb. 7 in Duda Hall, Room 103.

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Jan 22, 2018

Governor Knows Cal U Is ALL IN

Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf has sent a letter of congratulations to Cal U noting its achievement in the ALL IN Campus Democracy Challenge.

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Jan 22, 2018

Fall 2017 Dean's List Announced

California University of Pennsylvania is announcing its Dean's List for the 2017 Fall Semester.

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Jan 19, 2018

Interim Deans Appointed

Cal U appoints two faculty members to serve as interim deans during a national search to fill the positions.

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Jan 16, 2018

183 Student-Athletes On Academic Honor Roll

A total of 183 California University of Pennsylvania student-athletes, representing all sports (fall, winter and spring), have been named to the Fall 2017 edition of the Athletic Director Honor Roll. Overall, the Vulcans posted a cumulative GPA of 3.152 last semester, while 36 student-athletes boasted a perfect 4.00 GPA.

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Feb 14, 2018

Cal U Grad Goes for Gold at 2018 Winter Olympics

Matt Antoine, a 2009 Cal U graduate, goes for the gold at the 2018 Winter Olympics as a member of the U.S. men's skeleton team.

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Jan 12, 2018

Head Start for Chiropractors

Cal U now offers dual degree programs in conjunction with three of the nation's top chiropractic colleges.

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Jan 12, 2018

New Dean of Eberly College

Dr. Brenda Fredette on campus at Cal U.

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Jan 08, 2018

View Photos from Commencement

Alumnus Jack Zduriencik, a former baseball executive, spoke to graduates at Cal U's 185th Commencement. Watch a video of the Commencement ceremony and view photos of the event.

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Jan 12, 2018

A Message from Geraldine Jones

It takes all of us working together to move this University forward - and those efforts are beginning to pay off. Read the good news about our enrollment projections, University budget, Strategic Enrollment Plan progress, campus renovations and more.

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Dec 05, 2017

Student Prints on Exhibit Dec. 7-10

The Department of Art and Languages hosts "I Ink Therefore I Am," an exhibition and sale of student prints. An opening reception will take place from 4-8 p.m. Dec. 7. Artwork is on display from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Dec. 8-10 in the Vulcan Gallery.

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Dec 05, 2017

Two Seniors Selected as Students of the Year

The President's Commission for the Status of Women has selected two seniors as the Fall 2017 Students of the Year. Dre Ceja and Lacy McKenzie were honored at a luncheon Dec. 5 for their work on behalf of women at cal U and in the community.

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Dec 01, 2017

Save Now on Tickets for the Harlem Globetrotters

The Harlem Globetrotters bring their fast-paced, family-friendly 2018 World Tour to the Convocation Center at 7 p.m. Feb. 7. Order tickets online before 10 p.m. Dec. 7 to save 30 percent, or buy (with cash only) at Natali Student Center.

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Nov 21, 2017

Storytelling Project Marks Fifth Anniversary

Honors Program students will present digital stories of the Mon Valley at 6:30 p.m. Dec. 5 in the Performance Center. This is the fifth anniversary of the storytelling project, a collaboration between Cal U and the Heinz History Center.

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Nov 20, 2018

Theatre Department's 'Happy Elf' Opens Dec. 7

You'll feel the warmth of the holiday spirit when the Department of Music and Theatre presents 'The Happy Elf,' a family-friendly musical comedy. Showtime in Steele Hall's Mainstage Theatre is 7 p.m. Dec. 7-9, and 2 p.m. Dec. 9-10

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Nov 15, 2017

Poster Session Showcases Research

Students present research, creative endeavors and class projects at the annual fall semester poster session sponsored by the Center for Undergraduate Research.

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Nov 18, 2017

Football Season Ends

The football team's 2017 season ended with a 40-31 loss at Assumption (Mass.) College on Nov. 18 in the first round of the NCAA Division II playoffs

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Nov 10, 2017

Cal U Senior Selected for AAUW Advisory Council

Cal U senior Shaina Hilsey has been selected as a member of the 2017-2018 American Association of University Women Student Advisory Council. As a member, she will participate in campus activism projects and advise the AAUW on student issues.

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Nov 08, 2017

Holiday Shopping Begins at Pottery Sale

Take your holiday shopping list to the Student Pottery Sale, set for Dec. 11-13 in the Ceramics Studio, near Vulcan Hall. Handcrafted mugs, bowls, vases and more make great holiday gifts. The sale is open to the public, as well as the campus community.

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Nov 08, 2017

Student Musicians Show Holiday Spirit

Cal U's talented singers and musicians are featured in these pre-holiday events sponsored by the Department of Music and Theatre.

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Dec 05, 2017

Runner Earns All-American At Nationals

Senior Julie Friend earned All-American honors as the women's cross country team finished an outstanding season by placing 25th overall at the NCAA Division II Cross Country Championships in Evansville, Ind.

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Dec 05, 2017

Seminars Focus on Work and Family Law

Registration is open now for continuing education seminars presented by the Institute for Law and Public Policy. Noted attorneys discuss workplace issues, bankruptcy, alternative dispute resolution and custody. The PACLE-approved seminars are set for Dec. 13-14 at Cal U's Southpointe Center.

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Oct 26, 2017

Talk Marks Native American Heritage Month

Tribal Sovereignty and Federal Indian Law' is the topic when Christopher B. Chaney, of the Seneca-Cayuga Nation, speaks at 11 a.m. Nov. 2 in Duda Hall. The free programs mark Native American Heritage Month.

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Oct 26, 2017

Find Out Why 'Harry's Hotter at Twilight'

The fall theater season continues with 'Harry’s Hotter at Twilight,' a mash-up of the popular Harry Potter and 'Twilight' book and movie franchises. Showtime in 7 p.m. Nov. 2-3, and 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Nov. 4. All performances are in the the Blaney Theatre inside Steele Hall.

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Oct 26, 2017

National Award Recognizes Voter Turnout

At the first ALL IN Challenge Awards ceremony in Washington, D.C., Cal U is recognized for improving its student voter rate. The University received a Best in Class Award and Bronze Seal for having the most improved student voting rate among four-year public colleges of its size.

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Oct 26, 2017

Panel to Discuss Region's Economic Development

The Northern Appalachian Network, based at Cal U, will host a panel discussion focusing on existing strategies for economic development in the region, as well as plans and initiatives supporting future development.

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