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The Weekly Hype | Virtual Events

Notice Type: 
Activities
Event Date: 
Mon, 05/04/2020 to Sun, 05/10/2020
Event Time: 
Varies
Event Location: 
Virtual, varies

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Virtual Events at Central Washington University

CWU Hype is bringing you a weekly roundup of virtual activities. Follow @cwuhype on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook to learn more about getting involved virtually spring quarter. Promote your virtual event for free! Get started by filling out this form.

 

All Week

Traditions Keeper
Have you done the virtual Traditions Keeper activities? Download the app and mark off your CWU traditions! Follow @ASCWU_SG on social media to stay updated on upcoming activities that qualify.

Timely MD Service
Free 24/hr services are now available at Campus.Health! You can also call CWU Student Health Services (963-1881) or Student Counseling Services (963-1391) Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. to access services.

Intramural E-Sports Registration
Intramural E-Sports are launching this spring to keep students engaged through virtual intramural sport alternative offerings. Registration is free and offered all quarter long, through May 28! E-Sports offered include: FIFA, Madden, NBA2k, Rocket League, Super Smash Bros Ultimate, and Fortnite. Contact Recreation to register.

Spring Group X Schedule
Recreation is offering virtual workout classes to students this quarter. Visit the Rec homepage or www.cwu.edu/groupx/schedule for the Zoom links.

Trick Shot Contest
April 20 - May 15 • Virtual, CWU students
Tag @CWURecreation with #CWUTrickShot to enter the trick shot contest. Each contest participant can enter a maximum of two videos in total. This can be two videos for one category, or one video for each category. Categories for competing are 1: Basketball Trick Shot – must be done on a regulation basketball hoop either indoors or outdoors 2: Miscellaneous trick shot – use your imagination to come up with a creative shot such as indoor golf putting/chipping, soccer shots, indoor over-the-door basketball hoop, ping-pong balls, socks in the laundry basket, etc.

Virtual 5k & 10k
All day • Virtual via Strava app • Free
Register to participate in a "race" between April 27 and May 9, ending at 8 p.m. Participants will track their distance using the Strava app by joining the CWU Recreation group, and finish by May 9.

 

Monday, May 4

Hot Drinks, Hot Topic
Virtual, via Facebook • Free
Presenters from the DEC, along with a guest, share their favorite hot drink and discuss a socially relevant topic. Find them at https://www.facebook.com/cwudiversity.

Mobility Monday
5 p.m. • Virtual • Free, CWU students
Join climbing and challenge coordinator Logan Scully for live training sessions that will help improve your climbing skills and abilities from home! These sessions are great for all skill levels of climbers and non-climbers as well. Find the sessions on Instagram Live @cwurecreation.

Monday Movie Madness: Solo: A Star Wars Story (Traditions Keeper)
7:30 p.m. • Virtual • CWU Students
Join Campus Activities for a watch party of this movie starring Emilia Clark and Alden Ehrenreich. Follow @cwucampusactivities on Instagram for the join link, which will be posted at 7 p.m. Monday. To participate you must have access to a Netflix account, Google Chrome and the Netflix Party extension.

 

Tuesday, May 5

TikTok Tuesday
All Day • Virtual • Free
Follow the Diversity and Equity Center for a TikTok featuring a traditional or historically significant artifact or dance.

Virtual Wildcat Leadership Academy - Student Speaker Series
12 p.m. • Virtual, via Zoom • Free
Join Bianca Sanchez for her presentation "Overcoming Imposter Syndrome." This virtual workshop is a part of the Wildcat Leadership Academy workshop. Join via Zoom: https://cwu.zoom.us/j/98204825324.

Cultural Conversation with Yunus Timurtas
12 p.m. • Virtual, via Zoom • Free
Join the CWU Brooks Library for their first ever cultural conversation. Yunus Timurtas was born and raised in Turkey and came to CWU as a junior, pursuing a degree in political science with an international studies minor. Yumas also co-founded the Muslim Student Association. Join the library for a cultural conversation as Yumas addresses the Turkish culture and shares his experiences as an international student at CWU. Join via Zoom:  HTTPS://CWU.ZOOM.US/J/98484641002.

Student Session: Present Moments with the Diversity and Equity Center 
12:30-1 p.m. • Tuesdays and Thursdays • Free • Zoom
Join the Diversity and Equity for online weekly sessions to de-stress from school and life through the practice of mindfulness and meditation. Separate sessions for students and staff. Sessions hosted by Katrina Whitney from the DEC. Questions? Email diversity@cwu.edu. Join sessions via Zoom: https://cwu.zoom.us/j/968697595 Meeting ID: 968 697 595.

Everything You Need to Know About Internships
3:30 p.m. • Virtual • Free, CWU students, alumni, faculty and staff
Get experience! Students and faculty will learn about the internship process for academic credit. To join this online workshop use the link found at cwu.edu/career/live

Tuesday Topic with OPR
2 p.m. • Virtual • Free via YouTube and Instagram Live
Join OPR every Tuesday for a new 10-15 minute video on all things outdoors. If you have questions or want to see a specific topic, email bradley.gasawski@cwu.edu your idea.

Virtual Geek Out Game Out: Board Game Night
7 p.m. • Virtual, via Zoom • Free, CWU Students
Join Campus Activities for a virtual board game night. Join via Zoom: https://cwu.zoom.us/j/623625994.

Trivia Tuesday
7 p.m. • Virtual, via Twitch • Free, CWU students only
Each week will have a different theme for trivia questions, and all CWU students are welcome to play for free. Trivia will be streamed on twitch.tv/cwurecreation, all you need to do is make an account, follow the channel and play!

Wednesday, May 6

Wildcat Wednesday (Traditions Keeper)
All Day • Virtual • All
Wear your CWU gear and take a picture! Submit it to the Traditions Keeper app!

Wellness Wednesday
All Day • Virtual • Free
The Diversity and Equity Center is emphasizing self-care in a culturally relevant way while unlearning colonized social expectations. Find them at https://www.facebook.com/cwudiversity.

Workout Wednesdays
6 a.m. • Virtual • Free • CWU Students
Join the Office of International Studies and Programs every Wednesday morning at 6 a.m. on Facebook or Instagram to join a workout lesson put on by one of our international students, or rewatch it later. Check out cwu.edu/international-programs/spring-2020-programs for the links and more info.

Staff Session: Present Moments with the Diversity and Equity Center
11:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. • Wednesdays and Friday • Free • Zoom
Join the Diversity and Equity for online weekly sessions to de-stress from school and life through the practice of mindfulness and meditation. Sessions hosted by Katrina Whitney from the DEC. Questions? Email diversity@cwu.edu. Join sessions via Zoom: https://cwu.zoom.us/j/968697595 Meeting ID: 968 697 595.

Wildcat Wednesday: Online Clubs & Orgs Fair
12 p.m. • Virtual, via Zoom • Free
CWU clubs and organizations have the opportunity to tell students who they are and build community. Student services and academic programs will be able to inform students on the resources available and the possibility of engagement. For the Zoom link visit cwu.edu/orientation.

Weird Knot Wednesday
5 p.m. • Virtual via Instagram Live • Free
Join climbing and challenge coordinator Logan Scully for live training sessions that will help improve your climbing skills and abilities from home. These sessions are great for all skill levels of climbers and non-climbers as well. Find the sessions on Instagram Live @cwurecreation.

Find Your People Series: African American Women
5 p.m. • Virtual via Zoom • Free, CWU students
Join the Diversity and Equity Center for their upcoming identity program. If you align with this identity, you are encouraged to attend and connect with other students who may have shared experiences. All are more than welcome to attend, however, students who do not identify with the those being discussed will be asked to listen and observe. Follow the DEC on social media for the Zoom link.

Body Image Discussion Group
6 p.m. • Virtual, via Zoom • Free
Join the Wellness Center for a discussion group that provides the opportunity to identify and confront the pressures we all feel to have an ideal body. It will provide a supportive environment to work on building a healthy body image. Follow the Wellness Center’s social media pages for Zoom info.

 

Thursday, May 7

Virtual Throwback Thursday
All Day • Instagram • Free
Follow @cwudiversity on Instagram for a DEC staff with a throwback picture and highlight.

Our Stories: Story Sharing Sessions
12 p.m. • Virtual • Free
Join the Office of International Studies and Programs as we share stories that make up our lives and what they mean to us. Each week we focus on a different topic. Email OISPPrograms@cwu.edu for a Zoom link to join the fun.

Student Session: Present Moments with the Diversity and Equity Center 
12:30-1 p.m. • Tuesdays and Thursdays • Free • Zoom
Join the Diversity and Equity for online weekly sessions to de-stress from school and life through the practice of mindfulness and meditation. Separate sessions for students and staff. Sessions hosted by Katrina Whitney from the DEC. Questions? Email diversity@cwu.edu. Join sessions via Zoom: https://cwu.zoom.us/j/968697595 Meeting ID: 968 697 595.

Virtual Tune-in Thursdays
2 p.m. • YouTube and Instagram Live • Free
Join OPR students and staff every Thursday as they reach you with an outdoor topic. Tune in to learn, engage with other outdoor enthusiasts or support your peers. Live sessions will last 10-15 minutes.

Open Recovery Meeting
4 p.m. • Virtual via Zoom • Free
The CWU Wellness Center is holding open recovery meetings for people who are in active recovery from substance use disorders, people who are looking to begin recovery, or people who have been impacted by substance use disorders.Students, faculty, staff, and campus community members are welcome. Email Recovery@cwu.edu or Wellness@cwu.edu for the Zoom meeting and password.

Word to the Wildcats
6 p.m. • Virtual • Free
Don't miss the 5-week series of "leadership life lessons" with CWU Wildcats. Find us on Instagram @cwuclce Thursdays at 6 p.m., and tune in Saturdays at 9 a.m. via 88.1 The 'Burg and the iHeart Radio app.

Living Room Concert Series with Wonderful Trip
7 p.m.  • Virtual, via Zoom • Free, CWU students
Join Campus Activities and Wonderful Trip for a free living room concert. Join via Zoom: https://zoom.us/j/5064293664.

 

Friday, May 8

Virtual Thank Goodness It's Friday
All Day • Instagram • Free
Follow @cwudiversity on Instagram for a DEC highlight about something they enjoy doing.

Staff Session: Present Moments with the Diversity and Equity Center
11:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. • Wednesdays and Friday • Free • Zoom
Join the Diversity and Equity for online weekly sessions to de-stress from school and life through the practice of mindfulness and meditation. Sessions hosted by Katrina Whitney from the DEC. Questions? Email diversity@cwu.edu. Join sessions via Zoom: https://cwu.zoom.us/j/968697595 Meeting ID: 968 697 595.

Finger Training Friday
3 p.m. • Virtual • Free, CWU students
Join climbing and challenge coordinator Logan Scully for live training sessions that will help improve your climbing skills and abilities from home! These sessions are great for all skill levels of climbers and non-climbers as well! Find the sessions on Instagram Live @cwurecreation.

OISP Game Night hosted by Krissy Goecks
7 p.m. • Virtual • Free, CWU students
Join the Office of International Studies and Programs for a weekly game night. Different games and guest hosts weekly. Contact OISPPrograms@cwu.edu for more information or the link to join.

 

 

 

 

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