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  • A MESSAGE FROM INTERIM PRESIDENT JONES

    October 30, 2014

    Six members of the Vulcan football team have been charged in connection with an incident that occurred Oct. 30 in California Borough. Please click 'more' to read about the University’s response.

  • FACULTY EXPLORE UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH

    October 30, 2014

    The Center of Undergraduate Research hosts Dr. Jenny Olin Shanahan, of Bridgewater State University, an expert in research and creative scholarship for all disciplines. Cal U faculty may register for workshops or attend a plenary lecture.

  • BANNERS AND EVENTS HONOR VETERANS

    October 29, 2014

    Cal U honors veterans and military members with a campus-wide display of banners and a series of special events. Click 'more' for details.

  • FBI AGENT SPEAKS NOV. 13 IN DUDA HALL

    October 29, 2014

    Special Agent Michael Nealon provides an inside look at careers in the FBI when he speaks at 6 p.m. Nov. 13 in Duda Hall. The free event is sponsored by the Forensic Science Club and co-hosted by the Criminal Justice Club.

  • 'PSYCHEDELIA' SWIRLS THROUGH VULCAN GALLERY

    October 29, 2014

    Student artists fill Vulcan Gallery with 'Psychedelia: The Art of Intense Ornamentation' from Nov. 10-15. An opening reception from 6-8 p.m. Nov. 10 celebrates their work. The reception and gallery admission are free.

  • POLITICAL PANEL EXAMINES MIDTERM ELECTION RESULTS

    October 29, 2014

    Close races and a battle for party control of the Senate mark the 2014 midterm elections. Explore the reasons behind the results when a popular panel and Jon Delano of KDKA-TV return Nov. 11 for the 2014 Election Analysis Forum.

  • GET AN INSIDE LOOK AT THE STEELERS PRACTICE FACILITY

    October 27, 2014

    Join Cal U Alumni and Friends for an insiders' tour of the Steelers locker room, then dine with a player and watch Thursday Night Football in the cafeteria at the UPMC Sports Performance Complex on Pittsburgh's South Side. Click 'more' for details.

  • NOMINATIONS OPEN FOR 2015 COMMUNITY CHAMPIONS

    October 23, 2014

    Do you know someone whose efforts benefit Cal U and its students? Nominate that person for the 2015 Cal U Community Champions Award! Employees and current students are NOT eligible. Click 'more' for info and the online nomination form.

  • NEW SOCIOLOGY: DEVIANCE CONCENTRATION

    October 22, 2014

    A new concentration is available for students seeking careers in child/youth services, mental health or addiction services, corrections/probation and related fields. Click 'more' to learn about the Sociology: Deviance concentration.

  • THE JOURNAL: STATE APPROVES NEW PROGRAMS

    October 20, 2014

    A new edition of the Cal U Journal is available online. The latest headlines include: State System approves new graduate programs; Emeritus professor focuses on mental health; Cal U again 'Military Friendly.' Read the Journal online today.

  • TRIBAL ELDER MARKS NATIVE AMERICAN MONTH

    October 20, 2014

    'Modern Iroquois Culture' is the topic when educator and author Dr. Barbara Alice Mann, an Ohio Bear Clan Seneca Elder, speaks at 6 p.m. Nov. 6 in Eberly Hall, Room 110. The free program marks Native American Heritage Month.

  • ATTORNEY OFFERS LOOK AT A LAW CAREER

    October 20, 2014

    Attorney A. Tereasa Rerko ’79, who represents injured and disabled workers, provides a firsthand look at the law as a career. This free American Democracy Project event at 11 a.m. Nov. 6 is open to the public.

  • FRESHMAN THESPIANS STAR IN 'MIDSUMMER/JERSEY'

    October 20, 2014

    First-year students appear in 'Midsummer/Jersey,' a retelling of Shakespeare's 'Midsummer Night’s Dream' set on the Jersey shore. Curtain time is 8 p.m. Oct. 30 and 31, with shows at 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. Nov. 1 in Blaney Theatre, Steele Hall.

  • HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS VISIT CAL U FOR DISCOVERY DAY

    October 16, 2014

    On Discovery day, high school students and their families can tour the campus, meet faculty and staff and learn about Cal U's 130 undergraduate programs. Registration is requested; click 'more' to register now!

  • PRO WRESTLERS OFFER 'SALUTE TO THE TROOPS II'

    October 14, 2014

    Renegade Wrestling Alliance returns to the Convocation Center at 5 p.m. Nov. 9 for 'Salute to the Troops II.' Proceeds from the professional wrestling event benefit the Post-9/11 Scholarship Fund. Click 'more' for ticket information.

  • EXPERT TO SPEAK ON SCIENCE AND PUBLIC POLICY

    October 10, 2014

    Dr. Shalini Mohleji discusses 'How Scientists Can Engage in the Public Policy Process' at 11 a.m. Oct. 16 in Eberly Hall, Room 120, as part of the Meteorology Club's fall speaker series. Admission is free, and the public is welcome.

  • HOMECOMING PARADE FANS PARK FREE ON CAMPUS

    October 10, 2014

    Celebrating Homecoming? Free parking is available in the River Lot (Lot 4) and the Vulcan Garage from 8 a.m.-11 p.m. Saturday. Road closures and parking restrictions will be in effect elsewhere to accommodate Homecoming activities and Saturday’s parade.

  • JENNIE CARTER DAY OF SERVICE OBSERVED OCT. 9

    October 08, 2014

    Create an inspirational bracelet for the Western Pennsylvania School for the Deaf when Cal U marks the Jennie Carter Day of Service Oct. 9. The day commemorates Elizabeth 'Jennie' Carter, our University’s first African-American graduate.

  • STATE SYSTEM BOARD OF GOVERNORS MEET TODAY

    October 08, 2014

    Watch the meeting of the State System's Board of Governors live from the headquarters of the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education. Watch the webcast, beginning at 9 a.m. today.

  • HOMECOMING CELEBRATES UNITED STATES

    October 07, 2014

    Celebrate Homecoming 2014 with U.S.A.-themed festivities, Oct. 6-11 at Cal U. Highlights include the annual Homecoming Parade at noon on Oct. 11, followed by Vulcan football at 3:30 p.m. Click "more" for a full schedule of events.

  • JUMP-START YOUR FUTURE AT OCT. 9 CAREER FAIR

    October 07, 2014

    Make connections that can make a real difference in your future! Employers at the Cal U Career Fair are recruiting for internships, co-ops and full-time positions. Click 'more' to see who you can meet from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Oct. 9 in the Convocation Center.

  • THE JOURNAL: STARS SHINE FOR HOMECOMING

    October 06, 2014

    A new edition of the Cal U Journal is available online. The latest headlines include: Stars shine for Homecoming; Emeritus professor returns for talks; Register now for online Winter College; Panel discusses ethics in government. Read the Journal online today.

  • RECOMMEND A VULCAN

    October 03, 2014

    Do you know someone who you feel would be a good fit at Cal U? Is so, make a referral through Cal U's new Recommend a Vulcan program. Click 'more' to refer a potential student today.

  • ONE-ACTS SPOTLIGHT STUDENT DIRECTORS

    October 01, 2014

    The Cal U Department of Theatre and Dance presents "An Evening of One-Acts" at 8 p.m. Oct. 2-3 and 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. Oct. 4. The student-directed short plays will be performed in the Gerald and Carolyn Blaney Theatre in Steele Hall.

  • CAL U LABELED 'MILITARY FRIENDLY' FOR 6TH YEAR

    October 01, 2014

    For the sixth year in a row, Cal U has been recognized as a Military Friendly School. The 2015 Military Friendly Schools® list honors the 15 percent of U.S. schools that are most responsive to the needs of veterans and service members.

  • HEAR THE WEEDRAGS AT COAL BOWL PRE-GAME

    October 01, 2014

    The Weedrags, an Appalachian bluegrass/country band with roots in Washington County, Pa., will present a free concert Oct. 18 before Cal U's annual Coal Bowl football game vs. IUP. The public can join the fun at Roadman Park.