CWUTODAY'S EVENTSTODAY'S EVENTShttp://www.cwu.edu/calendaren-usTrombone Choir Concerthttp://www.cwu.edu/music/trombone-choir-concert-0Sunday, February 26Sun, 26 Feb 2017 19:00:00Entertainment,Fine & Performing Arts<p>McIntyre Music Building Concert Hall</p>Thursday, July 101405006291Resume/Cover Letter/LinkedIn Drop-in Hourshttp://www.cwu.edu/career/resumecover-letterlinkedin-drop-hours-24Monday, February 27Mon, 27 Feb 2017 15:00:00Training & Professional Development<p>Bouillon 206: 3pm-5pm</p><p>LIbrary&nbsp;ARC: 4 -5 pm</p><p>Have your cover letter and/or resume reviewed by one of our trained Peer Advisors, no appointment necessary. You can also have your photo taken for your LinkedIn profile (only at Bouillon 206 drop-ins).</p><p>**All drop-ins are subject to change without notice. Drop-ins will not be available on the following dates: January 4-6, January 16, February 20, March 2, and March 13-17.</p><p>Please feel free to verify available hours by calling Career Services at (509) 963-1921 or emailing <a href="mailto:career@cwu.edu">career@cwu.edu</a>.</p></a href="mailto:career@cwu.edu">Thursday, July 111373560196Marijuana Mondays: THC in Comparison to Other Recreational Drugshttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/marijuana-mondays-thc-comparison-other-recreational-drugsMonday, February 27Mon, 27 Feb 2017 19:00:00Student Life,New Students<p><strong>THC in Comparison to Other Recreational Drugs<br>February 27, 2017 | SURC 140<br>Open to everyone | 7 p.m.</strong></p><p>Need something dope to do this week? Join Kelly Cronic, Health Education intern from the Wellness Center, to learn about the health effects and policy on marijuana research. This is the latest and most reliable information about THC in Comparison to Other Recreational Drugs. The event will foster a safe environment for anyone to ask openly about drug use. And if you get a little hungry, Munchies chips will be provided.</p><p>For more information, contact the Wellness Center at wellness.center@cwu.edu or 509-963-3123.</p></br></br>Tuesday, August 91470781446Monday Movie Madness: The Edge of Seventeen http://www.cwu.edu/publicity/monday-movie-madness-edge-seventeenMonday, February 27Mon, 27 Feb 2017 19:00:00Entertainment,Student Life,New Students,Other<p>Oh, the unbearable, awkward stages of high school. Well it only gets worse for Nadine when her older, all-star brother dates her best friend. Nadine feels desperate and alone as she seeks a relationship with a thoughtful boy. Which gives her hope. She then realizes things aren’t so bad, after all.</p><p><strong>Why it’s worth watching:</strong>&nbsp; A new-age teen comedy with hot topics. Promisingly funny and far from the usual high school romance.</p><p><strong>For fans of: </strong>Hailee Steinfeld, comedy-dramas, and Mean Girls.</p>Thursday, August 251472137639Monday Movie Madness: The Edge of Seventeen http://www.cwu.edu/publicity/monday-movie-madness-edge-seventeen-0Monday, February 27Mon, 27 Feb 2017 21:30:00Entertainment,Student Life,New Students,Other<p>Oh, the unbearable awkward stages of high school. Well it only gets worse for Nadine when her older, all-star brother dates her best friend. Nadine feels desperate and alone as she seeks a relationship with a thoughtful boy. Which gives her hope. She then realizes things aren’t so bad, after all.</p><p><strong>Why it’s worth watching:</strong>&nbsp; A new-age teen comedy with hot topics. Promisingly funny and far from the usual high school romance.</p><p><strong>For fans of:</strong> Hailee Steinfeld, comedy-dramas, and Mean Girls.</p>Thursday, August 251472165525Veteran's Virtual Career Fairhttp://www.cwu.edu/career/veterans-virtual-career-fair-0Tuesday, February 28Tue, 28 Feb 2017 0:00:00Academic,Alumni,Faculty & Staff,Seminars & Workshops,Student Life,Training & Professional Development,Other<p>VETERAN'S VIRTUAL CAREER FAIR - February 28, 2017</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><img alt="" src="/career/sites/cts.cwu.edu.career/files/Veteran%27s%20Virtual%20Career%20Fair.jpg" style="width: 500px; height: 469px;"></p>Tuesday, July 301375209384Economic Outlook Conference 2017http://www.cwu.edu/business/economic-outlook-conference-2017-0Tuesday, February 28Tue, 28 Feb 2017 8:00:00Academic,Alumni,Conferences & Camps,Faculty & Staff,Training & Professional Development<p style="text-align: center;"><img alt="" src="/business/sites/cts.cwu.edu.business/files/EOC%20Banner.jpg" style="width: 515px; height: 146px;"></p><p style="text-align: center;">CWU Business Presents<br>Economic Outlook Conference 2017</p><p>Trends, Challenges, and Opportunities in Washington State’s Hay and Potato Industries<br>Keynote: Derek Sandison Director of the Washington State Department of Agriculture<br>Tuesday, February 28, 2017 8am to 2pm<br>601 E. University Way, Ellensburg, WA 98926, Sue Lombard Dining Room</p><p style="text-align: center;">8:00 am Coffee and University Welcome<br>9:00 am Washington State Fruit Industry<br>10:30 am Tree Top Inc CEO and Stemilt Inc President<br>Noon Lunch/Keynote Derek Sandison WA State Revenue &amp; Forecast Council<br><br>CWU students register at no charge at&nbsp;www.cwu.edu/business/eoc</p></p style="text-align: center;"></p style="text-align: center;"></br></br></br></br></p style="text-align: center;"></br></br></br></br></br>Monday, May 211337634670Resume/Cover Letter/LinkedIn Drop-in Hourshttp://www.cwu.edu/career/resumecover-letterlinkedin-drop-hours-25Tuesday, February 28Tue, 28 Feb 2017 11:00:00Training & Professional Development<p>Bouillon 206: &nbsp;11 am -2 pm</p><p>LIbrary&nbsp;ARC: 4 -5 pm</p><p>Have your cover letter and/or resume reviewed by one of our trained Peer Advisors, no appointment necessary. You can also have your photo taken for your LinkedIn profile (only at Bouillon 206 drop-ins).</p><p>**All drop-ins are subject to change without notice. Drop-ins will not be available on the following dates: January 4-6, January 16, February 20, March 2, and March 13-17.</p><p>Please feel free to verify available hours by calling Career Services at (509) 963-1921 or emailing <a href="mailto:career@cwu.edu">career@cwu.edu</a>.</p></a href="mailto:career@cwu.edu">Thursday, July 111373565464Architecture for Global Learning: Global Learning, Technology, and Big Data: Expanding the Use of Analyticshttp://www.cwu.edu/international-programs/architecture-global-learning-global-learning-technology-and-big-data-expanding-use-analytics-0Tuesday, February 28Tue, 28 Feb 2017 12:00:00Faculty & Staff,Seminars & Workshops,Training & Professional Development<p style="text-align: center;"><a href="http://www.cwu.edu/international-programs/sites/cts.cwu.edu.international-programs/files/documents/OISP/Architecture%20for%20Global%20Learning.pdf" target="_blank"><img alt="" src="http://www.cwu.edu/international-programs/sites/cts.cwu.edu.international-programs/files/images/ISS/Architecture%20for%20Global%20Learning.jpg" style="width: 464px; height: 600px;"></a></p></p style="text-align: center;">Thursday, March 151331843889Drop-In Career Counselinghttp://www.cwu.edu/career/drop-career-counseling-56Tuesday, February 28Tue, 28 Feb 2017 12:00:00Training & Professional Development<p>Drop in to talk to Mike, our Career Counselor Intern, about resumes, cover letters, job searching, choosing a major, and more. No appointment necessary.</p><p><strong><em>Library ARC, Office #190 B</em></strong><br>Tuesdays &amp; Wednesdays, 12-5 p.m.</p><p><strong><em>Athletic Annex (for student athletes only)</em></strong><br>Thursdays, 1:30-3:30 p.m.</p><p>Please feel free to verify available hours by calling Career Services at (509) 963-1921 or emailing&nbsp;<a href="mailto:career@cwu.edu?subject=Drop-in%20Hours">career@cwu.edu</a>.</p></br></br></a href="mailto:career@cwu.edu?subject=Drop-in%20Hours">Networking 101 Workshophttp://www.cwu.edu/career/networking-101-workshopTuesday, February 28Tue, 28 Feb 2017 12:15:00Academic,Alumni,Faculty & Staff,Seminars & Workshops,Training & Professional Development<p><img alt="" src="/career/sites/cts.cwu.edu.career/files/Networking%20101%20Workshop%20-%20FB%20Event%20Header.png" style="width: 500px; height: 188px;"><strong>CWU Ellensburg, SURC&nbsp;135</strong></p><p>Networking is essential to career success. This workshop will introduce networking strategies and how to answer "Tell me about yourself."</p><p>To RSVP (not required, but encouraged):</p><p>1.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Login to your mycwu account.<br>2.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Under applications, click on the Wildcat Career Network.<br>3.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Click on the Events tab.<br>4.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Select “workshops”.<br>5.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; RSVP to the workshop of your choice.</p><p>Questions? Contact Career Services at (509) 963-1921 or&nbsp;<a href="mailto:career@cwu.edu">career@cwu.edu</a>.</p></br></br></br></br></a href="mailto:career@cwu.edu">Cipher Sessionshttp://www.cwu.edu/math/cipher-sessions-2Tuesday, February 28Tue, 28 Feb 2017 15:00:00Academic<p>What: Cipher Solving: Prepare for the Kryptos Competition in April</p><p>When: Winter Quarter, Tuesdays, 3:00 – 3:50 [starting 1/31/17] Where: Bouillon 106</p><p>Who: All are welcome!</p><p>Rules: We don’t need no stinkin’ rules! [contact: Stuart.Boersma@cwu.edu]</p><p>Want more information? <a href="/math/sites/cts.cwu.edu.math/files/cipher%20club%20flyer2.pdf">Click here!!</a></p>Identity, Stereotypes, and Biases Part IIhttp://www.cwu.edu/student-employment/identity-stereotypes-and-biases-part-ii-0Tuesday, February 28Tue, 28 Feb 2017 16:00:00Training & Professional Development<p><a href="https://www.cwu.edu/student-employment/professional-development-student-employees"><img alt="" src="/student-employment/sites/cts.cwu.edu.student-employment/files/images/WSELP_Logo.jpg" style="width: 475px; height: 148px;"></a></p><p><strong>WSLP08: Identity, Stereotypes, and Biases Part II (Session Nbr 0001)<br>SURC 137A</strong></p><p><strong>Description</strong>: The premise of this workshop will give students an awareness and tools to successfully interact with individuals from diverse backgrounds. PART II: This workshop will provide the how-to knowledge in applying what is learned in the work-place to communicate effectively with people from diverse backgrounds.</p><p>To register, click <u><a href="https://my.cwu.edu/psp/PAPRD/EMPLOYEE/HRMS/c/ROLE_EMPLOYEE.TRN_REQUEST_LNK.GBL?PAGE=TRN_SELCOURSE_MGR&amp;cmd=uninav&amp;uninavpath=Root%7BPORTAL_ROOT_OBJECT%7D.Human%20Resources%7BPTUN_20112218300066595%2CPORTAL_ROOT_OBJECT%7D.Self%20Service%7BCO_EMPLOYEE_SELF_SERVICE%7D.Learning%20and%20Development%7BHC_TRAINING_AND_DEVELOPMENT%7D.Request%20Training%20Enrollment%7BHC_TRN_REQUEST_LNK_GBL2%7D" target="_blank">here</a></u> then Search by Course Number <strong>WSLP08</strong>.</p><p>For enrollment assistance, please contact the HR Front Desk at (509) 963-1202 or email Central Learning Academy at cla@cwu.edu.</p></br>Tuesday, September 31378223430Mardi Gras Dinnerhttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/mardi-gras-dinnerTuesday, February 28Tue, 28 Feb 2017 16:30:00Faculty & Staff,Student Life,Other<p>Holmes Dining Room (SURC) • $14 +tax (meal plan discounts apply) • Special event glass while supplies last</p><p>This is one of Dining Service's most popular special event dinners: a NOLA-inspired feast with a large menu of mouth-watering cajun and southern dishes, sides and dessert.&nbsp;</p><p>The party actually begins in the morning, with chicory coffee and beignets at Cat Trax East and West, plus shrimp po'boy and cajun fries lunch offered at North Village Cafe (priced separately from the dinner)</p>Wednesday, October 51475679450Family Literacy Night http://www.cwu.edu/publicity/family-literacy-night-7Tuesday, February 28Tue, 28 Feb 2017 18:00:00Academic,Entertainment,Student Life,Other<p>Brooks Library 288 • Free</p><p>Come one, come all – families with children! The CWU Center for Diversity &amp; Social Justice and the Education Department host a series of Family Literacy Nights every quarter with the goal of getting children excited about reading.</p><p>Families are invited to bring their children to read from a variety of books with CWU literacy students. Free popcorn and drinks will be provided and each child will get to take home a book of their choosing.</p><p>Family Literacy Night is a great opportunity for non-traditional students with families to get involved with Central’s community and meet new people. Unable to attend this time? No worries! There will be more scheduled Spring quarter!</p><p>&nbsp;</p>Tuesday, September 131473799397Symphonic Bands Concerthttp://www.cwu.edu/music/symphonic-bands-concert-11Tuesday, February 28Tue, 28 Feb 2017 19:00:00Entertainment,Fine & Performing Arts<p>McIntyre Music Building Concert Hall</p>Tuesday, May 201400630143Big Bend Community College Job & Career Fairhttp://www.cwu.edu/moses-lake/big-bend-community-college-job-career-fairWednesday, March 1Wed, 01 Mar 2017 9:00:00Training & Professional Development<p>Big Bend Community College will hold their 24th annual Job and Career Fair, March 1st from 9:00am - 3:00pm in the ATEC Building.&nbsp; Stop by and get information about academic programs offered at our CWU-Moses Lake location, as well as connect with employers in Grant County.</p><p>"The Job &amp; Career Fair is a partnering event between Big Bend Community College; Moses Lake WorkSource: WA State Employment Security, SkillSource; Adams County Development Council; Grant County Economic Development Council, OIC, and other organizations."</p><p>For more information visit BBCC's website:</p><p><a href="http://www.bigbend.edu/academics/career-opportunities/job-and-career-fair/">http://www.bigbend.edu/academics/career-opportunities/job-and-career-fair/&nbsp;</a></p>Drop-In Career Counselinghttp://www.cwu.edu/career/drop-career-counseling-57Wednesday, March 1Wed, 01 Mar 2017 12:00:00Training & Professional Development<p>Drop in to talk to Mike, our Career Counselor Intern, about resumes, cover letters, job searching, choosing a major, and more. No appointment necessary.</p><p><strong><em>Library ARC, Office #190 B</em></strong><br>Tuesdays &amp; Wednesdays, 12-5 p.m.</p><p>*(No hours will be held in the Athletic Annex this week.) *</p><p>Please feel free to verify available hours by calling Career Services at (509) 963-1921 or emailing&nbsp;<a href="mailto:career@cwu.edu?subject=Drop-in%20Hours">career@cwu.edu</a>.</p></br></a href="mailto:career@cwu.edu?subject=Drop-in%20Hours">Wednesday, June 121371062031Mortgage Bankers Association Virtual Career Fairhttp://www.cwu.edu/career/mortgage-bankers-association-virtual-career-fairWednesday, March 1Wed, 01 Mar 2017 12:00:00Alumni,Faculty & Staff,Seminars & Workshops,Training & Professional Development<p><a href="https://app.brazenconnect.com/a/mba/e/aNow2"><img style="width: 250px; height: 250px;" alt="" src="/career/sites/cts.cwu.edu.career/files/MBA%202017-250X250-v4.jpg"></a></p>Thursday, July 181374166419The Interview Workshophttp://www.cwu.edu/career/interview-workshopWednesday, March 1Wed, 01 Mar 2017 12:15:00Academic,Alumni,Faculty & Staff,Seminars & Workshops,Training & Professional Development<p><img alt="" src="/career/sites/cts.cwu.edu.career/files/The%20interview%20Workshop%20-%20FB%20Event%20Header.png" style="width: 500px; height: 188px;"></p><p><strong>CWU Ellensburg, SURC&nbsp;140</strong></p><p>Get tips on how to prepare for job interviews and how to answer commonly asked questions.</p><p>To RSVP (not required, but encouraged):</p><p>1.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Login to your mycwu account.<br>2.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Under applications, click on the Wildcat Career Network.<br>3.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Click on the Events tab.<br>4.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Select “workshops”.<br>5.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; RSVP to the workshop of your choice.</p><p>Questions? Contact Career Services at (509) 963-1921 or&nbsp;<a href="mailto:career@cwu.edu">career@cwu.edu</a>.</p></br></br></br></br></a href="mailto:career@cwu.edu">Faculty Senate meetinghttp://www.cwu.edu/faculty-senate/faculty-senate-meeting-38Wednesday, March 1Wed, 01 Mar 2017 15:00:00Faculty & Staff<p>Faculty Senate meeting, Wednesday, March 1st. &nbsp;Meeting will start at 3:10 p.m. in Barge 412. &nbsp;Agenda can be found at&nbsp;<a href="http://www.cwu.edu/faculty-senate/meetings-agendas-and-minutes">http://www.cwu.edu/faculty-senate/meetings-agendas-and-minutes</a></p><p>&nbsp;</p>Wednesday, October 261319662354Resume/Cover Letter/LinkedIn Drop-in Hourshttp://www.cwu.edu/career/resumecover-letterlinkedin-drop-hours-26Wednesday, March 1Wed, 01 Mar 2017 15:00:00Training & Professional Development<p>Bouillon 206:&nbsp; 3-4 pm</p><p>LIbrary ARC: 2-4 pm</p><p>Have your cover letter and/or resume reviewed by one of our trained Peer Advisors, no appointment necessary. You can also have your photo taken for your LinkedIn profile (only at Bouillon 206 drop-ins).</p><p><br>**All drop-ins are subject to change without notice. Drop-ins will not be available on the following dates: January 4-6, January 16, February 20, March 2, and March 13-17.<br>Please feel free to verify available hours by calling Career Services at (509) 963-1921 or emailing career@cwu.edu.</p></br></br>Friday, July 121373643458Central Math Clubhttp://www.cwu.edu/math/central-math-club-0Wednesday, March 1Wed, 01 Mar 2017 16:00:00Seminars & Workshops<p>The Central Math Club meets regularly on Wednesday at 4pm in Bouillon 109 to play math games, learn about graduate school, and share personal mathematical success!&nbsp; Visit https://www.facebook.com/groups/CWUMathclub/ to learn more about the club!</p><p>Upcoming Events Include:</p><p>Feb 1:&nbsp; Cryptos and Euler Problems by Steven Turner<br>Feb 15: Graduate School Prep by Stephanie Garcia<br>Mar 1:&nbsp; LinkedIn by Dylan Whitaker<br>Mar 14: Pie Day Pie Event, 1pm in Bouillon Student Lounge<br>March 29: Math Games and Field Trip Prep<br>Graduate School Field Trip - Math Club goes to Corvallis, April 6-8. We will Visit OSU and attend the NUMS at Linfield College. Funds are available for you to attend. If you are interested attend at least 2 Math Club meetings this year.</p></br></br></br></br></br>Monday, November 141321288785Big Read: Music and Words Confront Warhttp://www.cwu.edu/big-read-music-and-words-confront-war-0Wednesday, March 1Wed, 01 Mar 2017 18:00:00Academic,Alumni,Entertainment,Faculty & Staff,Fine & Performing Arts,Student Life<p>Wednesday, March 1, 6-7pm</p><p>McIntyre Music Building Recital Hall</p><p>Music, dance, poetry, and prose expressing the human experience of war Performance event featuring CWU faculty and students from various departments -Theatre Arts, Music, Dance, and English. Program includes readings from O'Brien's The Things They Carried, poetry, and dance. Also featuring John Neurohr, CWU music professor's performance of "I Was Like WOW!", composed in 2006 by Jacob Tel Verduis (Jacob TV). The piece is based on sound bytes from soldiers who were severely wounded in battle during the Iraq War.</p><p>For more information, contact Gerard Hogan at 963-1961.</p><p><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/Music%20%26%20Words%20Confront%20War%20Final.jpg" style="width: 464px; height: 600px;"></p>Tuesday, February 211487723676Big Read: Music and Words Confront Warhttp://www.cwu.edu/big-read-music-and-words-confront-warWednesday, March 1Wed, 01 Mar 2017 18:00:00Academic,Faculty & Staff,Fine & Performing Arts,Student Life<p>&nbsp;</p><p>Event Location: Recital Hall, CWU McIntyre Music Building, Ellensburg, WA 98926<br>Date: Wed, Mar 1, 2017</p><p>Time: 6:00pm – 7:30pm</p><p>Poetry reading and music performance event including: John Neurohr, CWU music professor. Performance of "I Was Like WOW!", composed in 2006 by Jacob Tel Verduis (Jacob TV). The piece is based on sound bytes from soldiers who were severely wounded in battle during the Iraq War. Readings of war-related poetry.</p></br>Tuesday, January 171484703917Composition Studio Recitalhttp://www.cwu.edu/music/composition-studio-recital-13Wednesday, March 1Wed, 01 Mar 2017 19:00:00Entertainment,Fine & Performing Arts<p>McIntyre Music Building Concert Hall</p>Friday, July 1114050891572017 Education Career Fairhttp://www.cwu.edu/career/2017edfairThursday, March 2Thu, 02 Mar 2017 12:00:00Academic,Alumni,Faculty & Staff,Training & Professional Development<p>The 2017&nbsp;CWU Education Career Fair is an opportunity for Education students and alumni to meet recruiters and administrators from throughout Washington State and surrounding areas in a small, friendly setting prior to the large WEA career fairs.</p><p>• Employer Registration: $125 (2 attendees)<br><strong>REGISTRATION DEADLINE: 2/16/17</strong></p><p>• Cost per additional attendee: $15</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p style="text-align: center;"><a href="https://cwu-csm.symplicity.com/events/2017edfair" target="_blank">Employers: click here to register</a>!</p><p style="text-align: center;"><a href="http://cwu-csm.symplicity.com/events/2017edfair">Students: click here to learn more about the event. </a><br>Log in to Wildcat Career Network to RSVP and learn more about registered employers.</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>Questions? Please contact Sandy Lindelof (Stewart) at&nbsp;<a href="mailto:stewarsa@cwu.edu">stewarsa@cwu.edu</a>&nbsp;or 509-963-3812.</p></br></p style="text-align: center;"></p style="text-align: center;"></br></a href="mailto:stewarsa@cwu.edu">Thursday, June 61370554879EDUCATION FAIRhttp://www.cwu.edu/career/education-fairThursday, March 2Thu, 02 Mar 2017 12:00:00Academic,Alumni,Faculty & Staff,Training & Professional Development<p><img alt="" src="/career/sites/cts.cwu.edu.career/files/EDUCATION%20FAIR%20-%20FB%20Event%20Header.png" style="width: 500px; height: 188px;"></p><p>School districts and related employers will come to&nbsp;campus to recruit students for teaching jobs.</p><div>&nbsp;</div><div>Questions? Contact Career Services at (509) 963-1921 or&nbsp;<a href="mailto:career@cwu.edu">career@cwu.edu</a>.</div></a href="mailto:career@cwu.edu">MONKEY: His Magical Journey to the West http://www.cwu.edu/ce/monkey-his-magical-journey-westThursday, March 2Thu, 02 Mar 2017 19:30:00Academic,Entertainment,Fine & Performing Arts,Student Life<p>Bryan Nason's retelling of the Journey to the West. Hsi-yu Chi, the ancient Chinese classic.Thought to have been written down by Wu Ch'eng-en</p><p>This adaptation of Wu Cheng-en’s 16th century novel, His-yu Chi or The Journey to the West, is a rollicking tale of adventure for the whole family. Australian playwright Bryan Nason adapts the original Chinese tale, based on the real-life journey of Buddhist monk Xuanzang to India to bring back sacred Buddhist writings back to China, in a way that brings out its humor and fantastical adventures while retaining its focus on the spiritual journey of the main characters. The original story is considered one of the Four Great Classical Novels of Chinese literature and remains a much beloved story in many Asian countries. Join Sun Wu Kong, the Handsome Monkey King and Great Sage, Equal to Heaven as he and his companions, Pigsy, Sandy, Dragon Horse, and their Buddhist monk master Tripitaka as they fight monsters, demons, and each other on their hilarious and holy journey to India.</p><p>Directed by George Bellah</p><p><br><strong>March 2, 3, 4, 9, 10, 11</strong> at 7:30 PM<br><strong>March 12</strong> at 2:00 PM<br>McConnell Auditorium<br>Adult $12 – Seniors $10 – Under 18&nbsp; $10 – CWU Student $8<br>Advanced purchase recommended</p><p>Family Friendly</p><h4>To purchase tickets, please <a href="https://apps.vendini.com/ticket-software.html?w=587868a7397984e7c781049aaefc66ec&amp;t=tix&amp;vqitq=be29b094-405c-44bd-9259-99e4677be9d1&amp;vqitp=30a902c9-949b-4f63-8924-9d996797930c&amp;vqitts=1483642265&amp;vqitc=vendini&amp;vqite=itlwww&amp;vqitrt=Safetynet&amp;vqith=b951a21cf5be13c41d9ea359d32ee17f" target="_blank">select here.&nbsp;</a></h4></br></br></br></br></br>Tuesday, January 171326843422MONKEY: His Magic Journey to the Westhttp://www.cwu.edu/theatre/monkey-his-magic-journey-westThursday, March 2Thu, 02 Mar 2017 19:30:00Entertainment,Exhibits,Fine & Performing Arts<p>Bryan Nason's retelling of the Hsi-yu Chi, the ancient Chinese classic.</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>Thought to have been written down by Wu Ch'eng-en, this adaptation of Wu Cheng-en’s 16th century novel, His-yu Chi or The Journey to the West, is a rollicking tale of adventure for the whole family. Australian playwright Bryan Nason adapts the original Chinese tale, based on the real-life journey of Buddhist monk Xuanzang to India to bring back sacred Buddhist writings back to China, in a way that brings out its humor and fantastical adventures while retaining its focus on the spiritual journey of the main characters.</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>The original story is considered one of the Four Great Classical Novels of Chinese literature and remains a much beloved story in many Asian countries. Join Sun Wu Kong, the Handsome Monkey King and Great Sage, Equal to Heaven as he and his companions, Pigsy, Sandy, Dragon Horse, and their Buddhist monk master Tripitaka as they fight monsters, demons, and each other on their hilarious and holy journey to India.</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>Directed by George Bellah</p><p><br>March 2, 3, 4, 9, 10, 11 at 7:30 PM<br>March 12 at 2:00 PM<br>McConnell Auditorium</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><a href="/theatre/node/2684">Tickets</a></p><p><br>Adult $12 – Seniors $10 – Under 18&nbsp; $10 – CWU Student $8<br>Advanced purchase recommended</p><p>Family Friendly</p></br></br></br></br></br>Friday, June 81339191176