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Egg-streme Egg Hunt

Egg-streme Egg Hunt

Jessica Crosson, Entertainment Editor

April 11, 2017

On Tuesday morning, the Student Activities Board hosted their annual Egg-streme Egg Hunt in front of Steele Hall, accompanied by WCAL who played music throughout the event. Daytime Chair, McKena Dunn, was in charge of the organization and execution of the event this year. “The egg-streme egg...

A Sensational Funny Freaking Friday

Members of the Student Activities Board and Jersey the Haitian Sensation following Funny Freaking Friday.

Kena Dunn, Contributor

April 11, 2017

Jersey the Haitian Sensation was the featured Funny Freaking Friday performer on April 7th, and he did not disappoint. Funny Freaking Friday’s resilient comedian brought nothing but laughter even after a series of technical difficulties started off his show. Jersey showed his true comedic talent...

Escape from California

Escape from California

James Rudolph, Staff Writer

April 3, 2017

At 7 in the evening this past Wednesday, over 50 students were locked in the Performance Center. Armed with only their wits and each other, students had to escape from the Performance Center in under an hour. The Student Activities Board held the event with Escape Room, a company in Pittsburgh that...

Rock Madness: Revealing ‘Vulcans Peak’

Rock Madness: Revealing 'Vulcans Peak'

Nathan Connolly, Contributor

March 12, 2017

This past Tuesday, March 7, The Herron Recreational and Fitness Center teamed up with the Student Activities Board, WCAL, and the rock wall team to put on an event called Rock Madness. In the fall semester, there was an opportunity for students, faculty, and staff to give ideas for re-naming the rock...

Wars Spark for a Good Cause

Wars Spark for a Good Cause

Jessica Crosson, Entertainment Editor

March 5, 2017

Last night, the second annual 'Lemonade Wars' were held in the Performance Center of the Natali Student Union. The 'Lemonade Wars' benefits the charitable organization, Alex's Lemonade Stand. Greek life and many other student organizations participate by setting up different stands that all offer...

A Twist on Funny Freaking Friday

Aarona Lopez performs for Funny Freaking Friday at Casino Night.

Kena Dunn, Contributor

March 5, 2017

This past Friday, was full of energy and laughter as Casino Night, sponsored by university housing, kicked off with the Student Activities Board's Funny Freaking Friday performance by comedian, Aarona Lopez. Lopez has previously been seen on season seven of MTV's Wild 'N Out and is the creator and host...

Kazual Tuesday: A Cappella Group Performs at Cal U

Members from the Student Activities Board with Kazual.

Joshua Proud, Staff Writer

February 14, 2017

On February 7 the all male A cappella group, Kazual, visited California University of Pennsylvania to grace students with an unforgettable performance. Kazual, made up of three brothers and a cousin, started out singing together in church. The group sings all genres of music ranging from country...

Comedian, Magician, [email protected]$$: Michael Kent

Comedian, Magician, Smart@$$: Michael Kent

Jessica Crosson, Entertainment Editor

February 4, 2017

The Student Activities Board's Funny Freaking Friday series continued this past Friday featuring comedian and magician, Michael Kent. Kent has performed at over 500 colleges, cruise ships and military bases. Kent was also named the 2014 Entertainer of the Year by Campus Activities Magazine and the...

Cut It Out: ‘Uncle Joey’ Brings Nostalgia To Cal U Students

Dave Coulier and Derrick Knopsnyder after their performances at Cal U.

Jessica Crosson, Entertainment Editor

January 31, 2017

Before winter break, the Student Activities Board announced that comedian Dave Coulier would be performing at California University of Pennsylvania during the spring semester. Coulier, best known for his role as Joey in Full House, lived in the homes of many Cal U students who grew up watching the show...

Final Funny Freaking Friday of the Semester!

Final Funny Freaking Friday of the Semester!

Morgan Courtwright, Staff Writer

December 5, 2016

In the last installment of Funny Freaking Friday, hosted by the Student Activities Board, none other than Adam Grabowski came to California University of Pennsylvania! Adam is Campus Activities Magazine’s highest rated comedian in 2011, 2012, 2013, and 2014 and has won the 2015 APCA Comic of the Year....

Cal U gets in the Holiday Spirit with Holly Day

President Jones and her husband stand with Blaze at the second annual Holly Day.

Briana Hendriksen, Staff Writer

December 5, 2016

The California Borough Recreation Authority paired up with California University of Pennsylvania this past Sunday Dec. 4th for their 2nd Annual Holly Day event held at Cal U. The holiday event took place throughout the Natali Student Center from 4-5:30 p.m. and included a variety of holiday inspired a...

The Holiday Season Has Officially Begun!

The Holiday Season Has Officially Begun!

Jessica Crosson, Entertainment Editor

November 21, 2016

Pittsburgh’s annual celebration, Light Up Night, was last Friday marking the official start of the holiday season. The streets were filled with people ready to celebrate an entire day full of exciting activities for all ages to enjoy. Many students at California University of Pennsylvania look forward...

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