CWUAlumni CalendarAlumni Calendarhttp://www.cwu.edu/alumni/calendaren-us2017 D.C. Alumni Gatheringhttp://www.cwu.edu/alumni/2017-dc-alumni-gatheringWednesday, April 5Wed, 05 Apr 2017 17:30:00Alumni,Entertainment,Other<p><img alt="" src="/alumni/sites/cts.cwu.edu.alumni/files/Alumni%20Happy%20Hour%20Image%20%281%29.png" style="width: 550px; height: 207px; margin: 5px;"></p><p>Join D.C. area CWU Alumni for a happy hour at the speakeasy, “For Rent”, located beneath Vieux Carre.</p><p>Enjoy drinks and hors d’oeuvre with fellow Wildcats and connect with other local, CWU Alumni.</p><p>Wednesday, March 29, 2017</p><p>5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.<br>1413 K Street N.W. (Basement)<br>Washington, D.C. | 20005</p><p><a href="https://www.facebook.com/events/933885613380919/" target="_blank">RSVP today–here.</a></p></br></br>Thursday, March 1614897068272017 Hawaii Spring Outreach Eventhttp://www.cwu.edu/alumni/2017-hawaii-spring-outreach-eventWednesday, April 5Wed, 05 Apr 2017 18:00:00Alumni,Entertainment,New Students<p><img alt="" src="/alumni/sites/cts.cwu.edu.alumni/files/AlaMonaHotel_web%20banner.jpg" style="width: 550px; height: 220px;"></p><p>Join the CWU Alumni Association in Honolulu, Hawaii for a new and prospective student outreach event.</p><p>Engage with prospective and newly admitted students, plus local Hawaiian CWU alumni, to learn more about what it means to be a Wildcat. We have so much to tell you about what has been happening on campus as well as new opportunities to connect with other Central fans, like yourself.</p><p>Hors d'oeuvres and beverages will be provided.</p><p>Ala Moana Hotel</p><p>Carnation Room<br>410 Atkinson Drive&nbsp; |&nbsp; Honolulu, HI&nbsp; |&nbsp; 96814</p><p><a href="https://www.mycentral.cwu.edu/2017-hawaii-spring-outreach" target="_blank">RSVP today--Click here.</a></p><p>Check out the event on <a href="https://www.facebook.com/events/661738040665553/">Facebook</a> and invite your friends!</p></br>Thursday, March 914890900832017 Celtic Musicalhttp://www.cwu.edu/alumni/2017-celtic-musicalWednesday, April 5Wed, 05 Apr 2017 18:30:00Alumni,Entertainment,Faculty & Staff,Fine & Performing Arts,Other<p><img alt="" src="/alumni/sites/cts.cwu.edu.alumni/files/Celtic_Event_Banner.jpg" style="width: 550px; height: 220px; margin: 5px;"></p><p>On behalf of the Honorary Consul of Spain, Luis F. Esteban, together with CWU President Dr. James L. Gaudino, kindly request the pleasure of your company at a Celtic Musical by the Spanish musician, Carlos Nunez.</p><p>April 5, 2017<br>6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.<br>Town Hall | 1119 8th Ave | Seattle, WA 98101</p><p><a href="http://www.strangertickets.com/events/41605681/carlos-nunez-a-concert-of-celtic-music)" target="_blank">Click here to RSVP by March 28.</a></p><p>Use promo code: <em><strong>celticcarlos</strong></em> at checkout for a discount of 20% off.</p></br></br>Thursday, March 1614896960802017 Yakima River Clean Uphttp://www.cwu.edu/alumni/2017-yakima-river-cleanSaturday, April 15Sat, 15 Apr 2017 9:00:00Alumni<p><img alt="" src="/alumni/sites/cts.cwu.edu.alumni/files/YRCU_web.jpeg" style="width: 550px; height: 142px;"></p><p>Join the CWU Alumni Association for the 44th Annual Yakima River Cleanup.</p><p>Explore some of the most exciting landscapes in Central Washington while volunteering in a long-standing CWU legacy. For the past 44 years, hundreds of Central students and community members have joined forces to clean and protect the Yakima River Canyon and surrounding Ellensburg community.</p><p>Join us as we work on trail maintenance, tree planting, campsite renovations, and litter clean up.</p><p>All ages are welcome to volunteer.<br>Check in will take place at the SURC East Patio at 9:15 a.m.</p><p>Breakfast, lunch, t-shirt (if you sign up by April 6th), and equipment will be provided. Please wear appropriate attire (long pants, closed-toed shoes, etc.).</p><p>Please note: You will need to provide our own transportation to and from the clean up sites.</p><p><a href="https://www.mycentral.cwu.edu/yakima-river-clean-up-2017" target="_blank">Volunteer and RSVP today.</a></p></br>Monday, March 614888451512017 Grad Kickoffhttp://www.cwu.edu/alumni/2017-grad-kickoffTuesday, April 18Tue, 18 Apr 2017 10:00:00Entertainment,Student Life<p><img alt="" src="/alumni/sites/cts.cwu.edu.alumni/files/Comm_Member_Event%20Banner%5B2%5D.jpeg" style="width: 550px; height: 220px;"></p><p>Grad Kickoff is an important event that no graduate should miss because it provides a single setting for graduating students to get everything they will need for graduation. University staff members will be able to answer your questions about commencement and you will also be able to pick up your cap and gown, honors tassel, diploma frame, order class rings, graduation announcements, and even take graduation portraits.</p><p>Each Central Washington University campus will host their own Grad Kickoff. Please look at the below dates to see when Grad Kickoff will take place at your CWU campus.</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><u><strong>CWU Ellensburg</strong></u><br>Tuesday and Wednesday, April 18 - 19, 2017<br>10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.<br>SURC Ballroom&nbsp; |&nbsp; 400 E University Way&nbsp; |&nbsp; Ellensburg, WA 98926</p><p><strong><u>CWU Des Moines</u></strong><br>Wednesday, April 26, 2017<br>1:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.<br>CWU Des Moines&nbsp; |&nbsp; Building #29&nbsp; |&nbsp; 2400 South 240th Street&nbsp; | Des Moines, WA 98198</p><p><u><strong>CWU Lynnwood</strong></u><br>Thursday, April 27, 2017<br>1:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.<br>Snoqualmie Hall&nbsp; |&nbsp; 20000 68th Ave West&nbsp; |&nbsp; Lynnwood, WA 98036</p><p><a href="http://www.cwu.edu/alumni/membership" target="_blank">Click here to redeem your recent grad promotion!</a></p></br></br></br></br></br></br></br></br></br>Tuesday, February 141487114154YoPro: Young Professional Networking Socialhttp://www.cwu.edu/alumni/yopro-young-professional-networking-socialThursday, April 27Thu, 27 Apr 2017 17:00:00Academic,Alumni,Conferences & Camps,Faculty & Staff,Seminars & Workshops,Student Life,New Students,Training & Professional Development<p><img alt="" src="/alumni/sites/cts.cwu.edu.alumni/files/YoPro%20Web%20Banner.png" style="width: 550px; height: 220px;"></p><p>Join the CWU Student Alumni Association for the 2017 Young Professional Networking event.</p><p>YoPro is an opportunity to connect with industry leaders, receive advice and insight, as well as gain essential experience by networking with successful professionals.</p><p>5:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. | Networking<br>5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. | Panel</p><p>Free event – <a href="http://cwu-csm.symplicity.com/events/YOPRO2017">register today</a>.<br>Space is limited.</p><p>Check out the event on <a href="https://www.facebook.com/centralsaa/">Facebook</a> and invite your friends.</p><p>Refreshments provided and professional attire is strongly recommended.<br>Sponsored by SAA, Career Services and the College of Business.</p></br></br></br>Monday, March 1314894444272017 CWU Ring & Medallion Ceremonyhttp://www.cwu.edu/alumni/2017-cwu-ring-medallion-ceremonyFriday, May 12Fri, 12 May 2017 16:00:00Alumni,Entertainment,Faculty & Staff,Student Life<p><img alt="" src="/alumni/sites/cts.cwu.edu.alumni/files/Ring_Ceremony_Web%20Banner_FB.jpeg" style="width: 550px; height: 220px;"></p><p>The ASCWU Student Government, the CWU Alumni Association, the Wildcat Shop, and the Traditions Keepers invite class ring and/or medallion recipients to attend this momentous event.</p><p>The class ring and medallion are symbols that commemorate your achievements at Central and connect students with our proud alumni.</p><p>Friday, May 12, 2017<br>4:00 p.m.<br>CWU SURC Ballroom</p><p><a href="https://www.mycentral.cwu.edu/2017-cwu-ring-ceremony" target="_blank">RSVP today.</a></p><p>For more information on how to earn your Traditions Keeper medallion, please click <a href="http://www.cwu.edu/campus-notices/traditions-keeper-books-students">here</a>.</p></br></br>Monday, March 614888275752017 CWU Mariners Nighthttp://www.cwu.edu/alumni/2017-cwu-mariners-nightFriday, May 19Fri, 19 May 2017 19:10:00Alumni,Entertainment,Faculty & Staff,Sports & Recreation,Student Life,New Students<p><img alt="" src="/alumni/sites/cts.cwu.edu.alumni/files/images/Mariners_Web.jpg" style="width: 550px; height: 220px; margin: 5px;"></p><p>Join the CWU Alumni Association and College of Business for the 2017 CWU Mariners Night. The M’s will host the Chicago White Sox on Friday, May 19, 2017 at 7:10 p.m. Come celebrate with CWU students, faculty, staff, alumni, and friends at Safeco Field.</p><p>Pregame event in the Outside Corner from 5:10-7:10 p.m.</p><p>Receive a free Mariners CWU Hat only when you purchase through this special offer!</p><p>Redeem your hat pregame/in-game in the Outside Corner near Section 330 or before the end of the 4th inning (while supplies last).</p><p>Check out the event on <a href="https://www.facebook.com/events/1679490105681931/">Facebook </a>and invite your friends. See you at the ballpark.</p><p><a href="http://www.mariners.com/cwu">Get your tickets today</a>.</p><p>&nbsp;</p>Wednesday, January 414835505872017 CWU Athletics Hall of Fame Banquet and Induction Ceremonyhttp://www.cwu.edu/alumni/2017-cwu-athletics-hall-fame-banquet-and-induction-ceremonySaturday, May 20Sat, 20 May 2017 18:00:00Alumni,Sports & Recreation<p style="text-align: center;"><img alt="" src="/alumni/sites/cts.cwu.edu.alumni/files/HOFlogo_color.jpg" style="width: 250px; height: 250px;"></p><h2 style="text-align: center;">Join us to honor the 2017 inductees into the<br>CWU Athletics Hall of Fame</h2><p style="text-align: center;">&nbsp;</p><p style="text-align: center;"><strong>2017 Inductees</strong>: Kirk Dornan, Darcy Neil Saylor, Joe Smith, Craig Weishaar, and the 1986 Women's Swimming &amp; Diving team</p><p style="text-align: center;">All proceeds from the night will go to the CWU Athletics Hall of Fame Endowment<br>supporting student-athlete scholarships.</p><p style="text-align: center;">Tickets to the event are $35 per person.&nbsp;<a href="https://tickets.vendini.com/ticket-software.html?t=tix&amp;e=c46dd508eb1b74b40c22f83202694d49&amp;vqitq=a7cea6de-2964-42ef-9b86-d2913fc051c0&amp;vqitp=18d928f9-9993-4703-b955-9b96fa99866b&amp;vqitts=1487361435&amp;vqitc=vendini&amp;vqite=itl&amp;vqitrt=Safetynet&amp;vqith=b8e0f5cadfe686e1404633215af316d3" target="_blank">Click here to register today.</a></p><p style="text-align: center;">Table sponsorships are available for $500 (tables seat 8) with sponsor’s name or logo displayed on the table. Please call 509-963-2281 to reserve your table.</p><p style="text-align: center;"><em>Not able to attend? Please consider donating to the Hall of Fame Endowment&nbsp;<a href="https://www.mycentral.cwu.edu/supporthof">here</a>.</em></p></p style="text-align: center;"></h2 style="text-align: center;"></br></p style="text-align: center;"></p style="text-align: center;"></p style="text-align: center;"></br></p style="text-align: center;"></p style="text-align: center;"></p style="text-align: center;">Friday, February 241487972603Save the Date: CWU Alumni Day at Silverwood Theme Parkhttp://www.cwu.edu/alumni/save-date-cwu-alumni-day-silverwood-theme-parkSaturday, August 5Sat, 05 Aug 2017 11:00:00Alumni,Entertainment,Faculty & Staff,Sports & Recreation,Student Life<p><img alt="" src="/alumni/sites/cts.cwu.edu.alumni/files/Silverwood_WebPage_FacebookGraphic.jpg" style="width: 550px; height: 220px; margin: 5px;"></p><p>Join the CWU Alumni Association as we return to Silverwood Theme Park and Boulder Beach Water Park in 2017. Celebrate the summer with the whole family and have fun on over 70 rides, slides, shows, and attractions.</p><p>General admission: $28 (ages 8-64)<br>Youth and Senior Admission: $20 (Ages 3-7 and 65+)<br>Kids ages &gt; 2 are free.</p><p>Tickets will be available in the courtyard from 9:30 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. at the CWU Alumni Association table tent. After 11:30 a.m., tickets will be available at Will Call.</p><p>Check out the event on <a href="https://www.facebook.com/events/206924413120031/">Facebook</a> and let your friends know you're going. See you there.</p><p><a href="https://www.mycentral.cwu.edu/2017-alumni-day-at-silverwood" target="_blank"><b>Register today!</b></a></p><p>Silverwood Theme Park &amp; Boulder Beach Water Park<br>27843 North Highway 95<br>Athol, ID 83801<br>11:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.</p></br></br></br></br></br>Tuesday, January 171484698840