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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...

Howie Mandel Returns to host “Deal or No Deal” on CNBC

Howie Mandel Returns to host “Deal or No Deal” on CNBC

Tom Caton, Staff Writer

November 19, 2018

There is one little question consisting of four little words that could potentially change someone’s life forever. Those four little words I am talking about is “deal or no deal.” The iconic, life-changing game show is returning to television screens on CNBC beginning Wednesday December 5, 2018....

What I learned while shooting hoops with Skizzy Mars

What I learned while shooting hoops with Skizzy Mars

Jessica Crosson, Entertainment Editor

November 19, 2018

Skizzy Mars hails from the East Coast where he was born in Harlem, New York and grew up in New York City, New York. Growing up in New York City, Mars developed a passion for his local sports teams turning him into an avid Knicks and Yankees fan. However, he shared that he watches a variety of sports...

Interview featuring Rapper Mike Stud on career, fall concert

Cal Times Entertainment Editor, Jessica Crosson, and contributor, Doug Glattke, interview rapper Mike Stud post-show.

Jessica Crosson, Entertainment Editor

November 19, 2018

How did you get your start in music, especially after having so much involvement in sports? It was just more so the forced free time that I had abruptly hit my life. I used to have practice every day, travel, play so such much of my life opened up. I wish I had a real reason but I talked about it ...

Through My Eyes: What it takes to put on SAB’s large-scale concert

CUTV and Cal Times media staff with Mike Stud post-show.

Doug Glattke, Contributor

November 19, 2018

This week I was blessed with the opportunity to work the Mike Stud and Skizzy Mars concert at the Convocation Center. At first, the plan was for me to shadow the Student Activities Board president Jess Crosson during the post-concert interviews with the artists, but I never expected my role to change...

Album Review: Songs That Saved My Life

Album Review: Songs That Saved My Life

Evan Peffer, Staff Writer

November 19, 2018

This past weekend, Hopeless Records released a compilation album called “Songs That Saved My Life,” benefitting mental health and suicide prevention organizations. The album features 12 bands that are signed to Hopeless Records, performing a cover of a song that saved their life. The album has some...

The First Year Students take stage with ‘Red Horse’

The First Year Students take stage with 'Red Horse'

Jeromy Mackey, Staff Writer

November 19, 2018

The first-year show is twenty-two-year-old tradition in Cal U’s Theatre department. It introduces the Freshman and transfer students to the department, Steele Hall, and what performing is like here at California University of Pennsylvania. However, the production broke from tradition this year by doing...

Magician comes and puts on show for Cal U Students

Magician comes and puts on show for Cal U Students

Doug Glattke, Contributor

November 1, 2018

Early last week I had the pleasure of going to a magic show that was sponsored by the Student Activities Board. Mervant Vera came and blew students away with all his tricks varying from smashing cups with traffic spikes underneath them to solving multiple Rubik’s Cubes in under ten seconds. At the...

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