Campus Notices

March 7: “The Yakima River Canyon: A Lifeline for All.” Presentation by Jim Huckabay

Learn about the hidden world of the Yakima River Canyon on March 7, at 5:30 p.m. at the Museum of Culture & Environment, with a presentation from outdoor enthusiast, writer, and emeritus professor of geography at CWU, Jim Huckabay.  This presentation will focus on the canyon as a lifeline: a tremendous energy source for animals and plants that links the snow-capped Cascades to the Pacific Ocean. It will be followed by a discussion about the canyon and its importance our lives. 


This free event is part of a series of events at the MCE celebrating the Yakima River. Be sure to see the MCE’s newest exhibition Voices of the River: Life Along the Yakima. Look for other upcoming events at the MCE, at 

For more information, contact or call (509) 963-2313. The MCE is free and open to the public Wednesday through Friday, 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. and Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. They are located at Dean Hall on the CWU campus, 1200 N. D Street, Ellensburg, Washington. Visit the MCE on Facebook,

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