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Freshman 15: Where to Eat On and Around Campus

Freshman 15: Where to Eat On and Around Campus

Angela Jacoway, Contributor

September 20, 2016

Are you tired of eating the same food? Do you miss some of your favorite fast and dine-in food places from home? Well, here is a list of available options both on and near campus. Here at Cal U, Chick-fil-a will soon be opening. The grand opening will be this Wednesday at 11:00am. Chick-fil-A will...

Black Student Union Corner

President Kyna Kearney and Treasurer Lakijai Bynum

Jerron Corley, Staff Writer

September 14, 2016

“Success is liking yourself, liking what you do, and liking how you do it.” - Maya Angelou Greetings everyone, I would like to welcome back our returning students, and wish them the best of luck as they move closer and closer to graduation. As for our freshman class, welcome to the best...

Meet the Editors

2016 Editors for the Cal Times

Cal Times Editors, Editors

September 13, 2016

Rachael McKriger Editor in Chief & News Editor Rachael McKriger was elected to be the Editor In Chief of the Cal Times in April 2016 in a unanimous vote. She also serves as the News Editor for the paper, as well as a photographer and writer. Her main area of interest in writing is sports. Mc...

Long Distance Relationships

Long Distance Relationships

Zachary Filtz, Staff Writer

September 12, 2016

Shannon Stepp has practical experience maintaining a long-term, long distance relationship. Stepp, 23, has been in a long distance relationship for more than two years. She explains that it has not been easy but it definitely has been worth it. Long distance relationships are difficult because you...

We All Scream For Ice Cream!

Students at Cal U line up to get their free ice cream.

Jessica Crosson, Entertainment Editor

September 2, 2016

The students of Cal U were in for a sweet treat when the Caustelot Creamery ice cream truck parked right in front of Keystone Hall today. Members from the Student Activities Board and Michael Wertz, the owner of Caustelot Creamery, worked hand in hand inside of the truck hand-making and scooping free...

Family Day at Cal U set for September 17, 2016

Cal U Family Day 2016 welcomes families for a full day of activities, including the football team's home opening game against Millersville.

August 31, 2016

Family Day 2016 Schedule Friday, September 16 6:00 pm-8:00 pm – Reception welcoming families at the California Hampton Inn and Suites Family Day, Saturday, September 17 10:00 a.m – Registration and Free t-shirts, while they last, at the Natali Information Desk 10:00 a.m. — University C...

Cal U Freshmen Welcomed at Fall 2016 Move-In Day

Cal U Freshmen Welcomed at Fall 2016 Move-In Day

Rachael McKriger, Editor In Chief

August 26, 2016

I remember being in the shoes of Spencer Holmes. Holmes is a freshman at California University of Pennsylvania this year, as he is venturing to study environmental biology. He stood nervous outside Smith Hall, waiting for his parents to finish parking the car so they could come and assist him for...

That’s All Folks!

Seniors (from left to right) Jose Negron, Lauren Griffith, Katie DelVerne, Connor Marshman

Jose Negron, Lauren Griffith, Katie DelVerne, and Connor Marshman

May 2, 2016

Jose Negron: Editor-in-chief It’s hard to believe that it’s almost over. Four years here at Cal U have come and gone, and it’s pretty unreal to be honest. In four years with the Cal Times, I have served as a Staff Writer, Sports Editor and now Editor in Chief. Through these opportunities, I’ve written a...

Cal U alumnus, current students play at the Hard Rock Café

Hear Tonight, a band consisting of Cal U students, opened for Nick Barilla, Cal U alumnus, at the Hard Rock Café

Rachael McKriger, Sports Editor

May 2, 2016

Nick Barilla has played at the Hard Rock Café in Pittsburgh multiple times before, but this particular show was special. Barilla, a California University of Pennsylvania graduate in December of 2014, headlined the show at the Hard Rock Café. The importance of the event was for the release of his upcoming...

The Art of Raku

The Art of Raku

April 25, 2016

On April 14th, Cal U ceramics students fired raku pottery outside the Ceramics Lab on the Cal U campus. Raku is a method of pottery making developed in Japan. Raku pottery is usually hand-shaped and fired with low temperatures. Traditionally, raku is removed from the hot kiln and allowed to cool in the...

BSU Corner

Jerron Corley, Cal Times Contributor

April 15, 2016

Greetings everyone, Tickets for the 13th Annual BSU Formal are still on sale! Ticket prices are $10/single, $15/couple and $70/table of 8. The theme for this year is casino, so make sure to dress the part! Ticket includes food and transportation. If you would like to ride on the bus to the formal, ...

Albums of the Week

Albums of the Week

Dan Carmichael, Cal Times Contributor

April 15, 2016

Cleopatra - The Lumineers With the rise of Mumford and Sons in the folk rock genre came a new group, The Lumineers, who released their first, self-titled album in 2012.  After this album was released, the band coasted for a while off their current success and eventually fell silent.  What many fans m...

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