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This Week’s Album Review

This Week's Album Review

Evan Peffer, Staff Writer

February 18, 2019

Not many artists are able to pull off putting out an album only six months after the previous one, let alone make them both be high quality, but Ariana Grande has managed to do the impossible. thank u, next is by far one of the strongest, most energetic, cohesive albums to be put out in the last few...

Ariana Grande’s Grammy Controversy

Ariana Grande's Grammy Controversy

Evan Peffer, Staff Writer

February 18, 2019

The 61st Annual Grammy Awards aired this year on February 10th, 2019, and one of the hottest topics of discussion was on Ariana Grande’s absence from the ceremony. Grande was nominated for two awards this year: Best Pop Solo Performance for God is a Woman and Best Pop Vocal Album for Sweetener. On...

Meet our new Entertainment Editor, Tom!

Meet our new Entertainment Editor, Tom!

Tom Caton, Entertainment Editor

February 16, 2019

Hello everyone! I am the new entertainment editor, Thomas “Tom” Caton! I already knew I had some very large shoes to fill following the departure of former entertainment editor, Jessica Crosson. I have written for Cal Times in the past, starting in the 2017 fall semester, but this is my very fir...

Super Bowl LIII Halftime Show: Hit or Miss?

Super Bowl LIII Halftime Show: Hit or Miss?

Tom Caton, Entertainment Editor

February 16, 2019

The Super Bowl is famously known for being the biggest night in football for the National Football League. Fans tune in to cheer on their team, if they made it all the way to the Super Bowl, watch the commercials, and watch the Super Bowl halftime show. This year for Super Bowl LIII (53), band Maroon...

This Week’s Album Review

This Week's Album Review

Evan Peffer, Staff Writer

February 5, 2019

Backstreet Boys’ ninth studio album, DNA, is truly a return to form after the six year wait following their last release, In a World Like This. With many claiming them washed up, it is refreshing to see this newest release keeping up with the times, following some of the newer pop/synth trends o...

RENT: Live!

RENT: Live!

Tom Caton, Entertainment Editor

February 5, 2019

What do you think of when you hear the word “rent?” Do you instantly find yourself asking if you remembered to pay your rent for the month, or do you think of the hit 1996 rock musical? In this case, I am talking about the 1996 musical. For all those Rentfanatics out there, perhaps you were able to ...

Kimberly Rhoades: College YouTuber

Kimberly Rhoades: College YouTuber

Tom Caton, Entertainment Editor

February 4, 2019

Billions and billions of people log onto YouTube each and every day to watch that latest video everyone has been talking about. Otherwise, people spend their time on YouTube to watch countless videos on just about every topic imaginable. Currently, there are more than 40 million YouTubers worldwide....

The Masked Singer: Who’s Behind the Mask?

The Masked Singer: Who's Behind the Mask?

Tom Caton, Entertainment Editor

February 4, 2019

There is a new television series airing on Fox this winter season. This show involves celebrities and elaborate disguises. “The Masked Singer” is not one of your typical singing competitions. Some of the performers are Grammy winners, Emmy winners, famous athletes, comedians, and other star-studded...

Get Your Game On With W.I.S.E.

Morgan Buckwalter, Cal Times Contributor

December 17, 2018

On Wednesday, Dec. 5, the first event from Women in Sports and Events (W.I.S.E.) was held in the Hamer Hall gymnasium on the campus of California University of Pennsylvania. The event focused on positively impacting children and their families by providing an enjoyable and fun evening with no cost. The...

Victoria’s Secret unveils their 2018 Fashion Show

Victoria's Secret unveils their 2018 Fashion Show

Olivia Wilson, Contributor

December 4, 2018

This past Sunday was the annual Victoria Secret Fashion Show. This year headed back to New York City after being in Shanghai, China last year and Paris, France the year before that. The show featured over twenty different supermodels, some legends and some new, along with five different musical acts....

Netflix show ‘Mindhunter’ hosts open Casting Call on campus

Netflix show 'Mindhunter' hosts open Casting Call on campus

Jessica Crosson, Entertainment Editor

December 1, 2018

The first day back from Thanksgiving break brought returning students, as well as community members, a unique opportunity. Crew members from the Netflix series 'Mindhunter' presented background information on what goes into casting and creating a very time-specific and detail-oriented successful show...

The 52nd Annual Country Music Awards

The 52nd Annual Country Music Awards

Tom Caton, Staff Writer

November 28, 2018

It is the one award ceremony that is considered country music’s biggest night. The 52ndannual Country Music Awards, often referred to as the CMAs, was hosted on Wednesday November 14, 2018. Country artists stepped onto the red carpet and then into the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, TN all dressed up...

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