Jan 08, 2018
A student wearing a cap and gown during Commencement at Cal U.

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
President Jones talks with student in Natali Student Center.

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
Art Prints on Exhibit.

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
Students of the Year

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
Harlem Globetrotters

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
History Center Storytelling

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
Happy Elf Cast

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
Students showcase posters.

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 team runs onto field.

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
Shaina Hilsey

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
The Young and Gifted Gospel Choir

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
Julie Friend runs at nationals.

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
A set of scales on a table.

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
Portrait of Christopher Chaney

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
Ariel view of campus.

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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