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“The Masked Singer” returns for season 4! The most exciting “Who Sung It?” competition returns to TV

Tom Caton, Editor in Chief

September 23, 2020

The most intense and exciting singing competition of where people try to guess which star-studded celebrity is singing behind a mask has returned for its fourth season on Fox. “The Masked Singer” premiered on Fox on Sept. 23 for its fourth season with a whole new line-up of celebrities decked...

(VIDEO) WCAL’s new show “Tik Talk” premieres as DJ Kidney interviews indie band South End from San Diego

WCAL radio station at California University of Pennsylvania

Ellie Johnson, WCAL

September 23, 2020

In this episode of "Tik Talk," recorded Sept. 17, WCAL radio's D.J. Kidney interviews indie band South End.  The San Diego natives reveal how they have used the popular video app TikTok to promote their music and also discuss future career plans.  Stay tuned to the end of the show for a performance...

(VIDEO) Things to do near Cal U: Visit Ohiopyle State Park

Cal Times' multimedia reporter Kaitlyn Collins poses for a selfie with Matthew Bean along the Youghiogheny River at Ohiopyle State Park, Ohiopyle, Pa.

Kaitlyn Collins

September 16, 2020

(Sept.14 2020) In this video, Cal Times multimedia reporter Kaitlyn Collins showcases things to do and see at Ohiopyle State Park. Whitewater rafting, rail trail biking, hiking and zip lining is just the start of the great things to do outdoors at the park all year-round. Located in the Laurel...

Cal U’s plan to host a virtual Homecoming discussed in fall premiere of CUTV’s “Caton’s Corner”

Cal U President Geraldine M. Jones crowned Homecoming royalty during halftime at the football game on Oct. 12, 2019.  From left, Eric Townsend was crowned Homecoming King; Co-Queens were Maddie Rush and Cynthia Obiekezie.

Cal Times

September 9, 2020

Like many universities across the country, California University of Pennsylvania's operations went remote this fall due to the coronarvirus pandemic.  For the first time in the University's history, nearly all classes are held online and activities are happening in a "virtual" setting. In the season...

Cal U student goes from ringside to a battle inside the ring of “Pro Wrestling”…And lives to tell about it!

Jonathan Sakaguchi, (on left) known in the ring as

Jonathan Sakaguchi, Staff Writer

September 9, 2020

As kids, we all watched WWE or for me, it was WWF (World Wrestling Federation). Then you and your friends tried to have matches in the backyard, trampoline, living room, or some have dragged their mattress down to the basement or garage and tried being your favorite wrestler or being your own super star. Eventually...

Cal U Together Apart: Virtual resources and calendar of events, courtesy of Student Affairs. (July 23 edition)

Move-in Day at California University of Pennsylvania, Aug. 24, 2018.

Student Affairs

July 22, 2020

Sit back and relax with a variety of games this week!  If you are looking something a bit more active, check out the tutorials on making bread! http://playingcards.io/  Play a variety of different card games and classic board games with your friends! https://www.instagram.com/breadah...

Cal U Together Apart: Virtual resources and calendar of events, courtesy of Student Affairs. (July 16 edition)

Blaze, mascot of the Cal U Vulcans

Student Affairs

July 15, 2020

Check out the latest and greatest of this week’s Cal U Together Apart!  This week we have an educational workshop, some happy little clouds, virtual amusement parks, and even something for your dog!   Sign up today by clicking: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/serving-youth-who-are-homeless-and-unaccompanied-...

Fortnite Tournament – 6pm | Thurs, July 23 – Open to Cal U Students Only

Fortnite Tournament

Student Affairs

July 15, 2020

Sign up for our upcoming Fortnite tournament today at https://tinyurl.com/y8wo64sa! All platforms/systems that support Fortnite are eligible to participate! All rules can be found on the registration page. Winner will receive a $25 gift card! We ask that all participants join the tournament Grou...

Cal U Together Apart: Virtual resources and calendar of events, courtesy of Student Affairs. (July 9 edition)

Cal U Homecoming parade, Oct. 21, 2019

Student Affairs

July 8, 2020

Browse our collection of skill building resources and latest fun activities to do with your friends and family! Awesome at Your Job - https://awesomeatyourjob.com/podcast/find-the-perfect-episode/ Awesome at Your Job hosts a variety of podcasts designed to help you in areas such as productivity, communica...

Virtual Paint Social for Cal U Students, July 22

Virtual Paint Social for Cal U Students, July 22

Student Affairs

July 8, 2020

Check out our upcoming Virtual Paint Social on July 22 at 7 p.m. that’s open to Cal U Students!  No supplies? No problem! We ship everything to you!  Register by 5 p.m. on July 9 to reserve your spot! Please use the following link to register: https://tinyurl.com/PaintCalU Additional information, such as how to join virtually, will be emailed ...

CUTV: A conversation with “Out of the Park Baseball” video game executive Richard Grisham on the business and future of virtual baseball games

Cal Times

July 8, 2020

The 2020 major league baseball season may be delayed for months because of the coronavirus pandemic, but baseball fans can still get their virtual fill of the nation's pastime through video games. Richard Grisham, chief operating officer, "Out of the Park Developments," talks with Gary Smith of CUTV...

Cal U Together Apart: Virtual resources and calendar of events, courtesy of Student Affairs. (July 1 edition)

Students pose for a photo with mascot Blaze at the Cal U Commencement, May 11, 2018.

Student Affairs

July 1, 2020

Welcome to July!  This week we are bringing you education, art, food, and games to keep the boredom at bay.  Impress your friends and family with a new meal at an upcoming BBQ.  Show off new skills to your peers from Coursera or challenge them to an online game! Coursera Use your verified un...

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