CWUTODAY'S EVENTSTODAY'S EVENTShttp://www.cwu.edu/calendaren-usChallenge Course Wednesdayhttp://www.cwu.edu/rec/challenge-course-wednesday-8Wednesday, August 31Wed, 31 Aug 2016 17:00:00Entertainment,Sports & Recreation,Student Life,New Students,Training & Professional Development<p><strong>Every Wednesday All Summer<br>5 - 7 p.m. | CWU Challenge Course<br>$5 CWU Students/Rec Members | $10 Non-Rec</strong></p><p><img alt="" src="/rec/sites/cts.cwu.edu.rec/files/Challenge%20Course.jpg" style="width: 250px; height: 375px; float: left;">Come out Wednesday nights when the Challenge Course on North Alder is open to everyone! Climb the 50’ high Alpine Tower and take a ride in our Giant Swing. No experience needed, just wear close-toed shoes and clothing you can be active in. No partner necessary!</p><p>Participants must meet at OPR at 4:55 p.m. to take a shuttle or meet at the challenge course no later than 5 p.m. in order to participate.</p><p>www.cwu.edu/rec/challenge-course</p><p>Questions? Contact Melissa at melissa.robertson@cwu.edu or 931-248-1735.</p></br></br>Tuesday, June 121339522985Society of Student Accountantshttp://www.cwu.edu/career/society-student-accountantsThursday, September 1Thu, 01 Sep 2016 16:00:00Academic,Alumni,Faculty & Staff,Seminars & Workshops,Training & Professional Development<p><strong>CWU Des Moines, Room 207</strong></p><p><a href="/career/sites/cts.cwu.edu.career/files/documents/SSA%20Workshop%20Sept%201%202016.pdf" target="_blank"><img alt="" src="/career/sites/cts.cwu.edu.career/files/images/SSA%20Workshop%20Sept%201%202016.jpg" style="width: 464px; height: 600px;"></a></p>Monday, April 11364862067Challenge Course Wednesdayhttp://www.cwu.edu/rec/challenge-course-wednesday-9Wednesday, September 7Wed, 07 Sep 2016 17:00:00Entertainment,Sports & Recreation,Student Life,New Students,Training & Professional Development<p><strong>Every Wednesday All Summer<br>5 - 7 p.m. | CWU Challenge Course<br>$5 CWU Students/Rec Members | $10 Non-Rec</strong></p><p><img alt="" src="/rec/sites/cts.cwu.edu.rec/files/Challenge%20Course.jpg" style="width: 250px; height: 375px; float: left;">Come out Wednesday nights when the Challenge Course on North Alder is open to everyone! Climb the 50’ high Alpine Tower and take a ride in our Giant Swing. No experience needed, just wear close-toed shoes and clothing you can be active in. No partner necessary!</p><p>Participants must meet at OPR at 4:55 p.m. to take a shuttle or meet at the challenge course no later than 5 p.m. in order to participate.</p><p>www.cwu.edu/rec/challenge-course</p><p>Questions? Contact Melissa at melissa.robertson@cwu.edu or 931-248-1735.</p></br></br>Thursday, June 1413396968432016 Yakima Send-Off Partyhttp://www.cwu.edu/alumni/2016-yakima-send-partyWednesday, September 7Wed, 07 Sep 2016 18:00:00Academic,Alumni,Entertainment,Faculty & Staff,Seminars & Workshops,Student Life,New Students,Other<p><br><img alt="" src="/alumni/sites/cts.cwu.edu.alumni/files/Yakima_sendoff.jpg" style="width: 500px; height: 200px;"></p><p>Join the CWU Alumni Association for a fun-filled Wednesday evening of networking, engaging, and connecting with the newest generation of Wildcats at the 2016 Yakima Send-Off Party on September 7th, 2016.</p><p>This gathering is meant to welcome incoming freshmen and their families to our great network of alumni and introduce them to the resources that are available on Central’s campus. Be sure to join us and share your advice, best memories, and traditions with the incoming class.</p><p>Light appetizers and drinks will be provided by the CWU Alumni Association.</p><p><a href="http://www.mycentral.cwu.edu/yakima-send-off">RSVP today.</a></p><p>Yakima Valley Museum, Great Hall<br>2105 Tieton Drive&nbsp; |&nbsp; Yakima, WA 98902<br>6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.<br>Wednesday, September 7th, 2016</p></br></br></br></br>Pay Day!http://www.cwu.edu/hr/pay-day-46Friday, September 9Fri, 09 Sep 2016 0:00:00Faculty & Staff,Pay Days<p>It's Pay Day for the Pay Period from 08/16-08/31.</p>Tuesday, March 3142542264520th Annual CWU Senior Golf Openhttp://www.cwu.edu/alumni/20th-annual-cwu-senior-golf-openFriday, September 9Fri, 09 Sep 2016 8:30:00Alumni,Sports & Recreation<p><img alt="" src="/alumni/sites/cts.cwu.edu.alumni/files/images/CWURA_golf.jpg" style="width: 500px; height: 200px;"><br><br>Join the CWU Retirement Association for their final senior golf tournament and lunch at the Ellensburg Golf Course. RSVP today and pay at the golf course the day of the event.</p><p>Event will start at 8:30 a.m. with a tee time of 9:00 a.m. and end with lunch at 12:00 p.m.&nbsp;We encourage all non-golfers to join us for lunch at 12:00 p.m.<br><br>Entry fees: $5 tournament entry<br>Green fees: $12 for non-members of the Ellensburg Golf Course<br>Cart fees: $10 per cart<br>Lunch: $12 per person<br><br><a href="http://www.mycentral.cwu.edu/cwura-golf-tournament">RSVP online today</a>.</p><p><span style="font-size: 12px; font-weight: normal; line-height: 1.4;">Or to register, please contact Jean Putnam at 509-925-2062 or Don </span>Schliesman<span style="font-size: 12px; font-weight: normal; line-height: 1.4;"> at 509-925-5279.&nbsp;Please inform us of your reservations by September 2, 2016.</span></p></br></br></br></br></br></br></br></br></br></span style="font-size: 12px; font-weight: normal; line-height: 1.4;"></span style="font-size: 12px; font-weight: normal; line-height: 1.4;">Monday, April 301335818404Experience Leadership Projecthttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/experience-leadership-projectTuesday, September 13Tue, 13 Sep 2016 0:00:00Academic,Conferences & Camps,New Students<div>Build Friendships and Discover Opportunities</div><ul><li>Will you be a new student at Central Washington University?</li><li>Do you want to make the most of your university experience?</li><li>Do you like the great outdoors?</li></ul><p><br><strong style="line-height: 1.4;"><img alt="" src="/publicity/sites/cts.cwu.edu.publicity/files/Experience%20Leadership.jpg" style="width: 230px; height: 167px; float: left;">If you answered yes, then&nbsp;Experience Leadership Project is for you!</strong></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.4;">Each</span><span style="line-height: 1.4;"> September, before Fall quarter starts, we take off for a three-day retreat in the Cascade Mountains. Designed for incoming first-year students, the Experience Leadership Project gives new students a chance to develop a support network with </span>CWU<span style="line-height: 1.4;"> students, faculty, and staff; enhance their leadership skills; and, increase awareness of the resources available at </span>CWU<span style="line-height: 1.4;">.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.4;">We have a great time going on night hikes, climbing Jacob's Ladder, rafting the </span>Tieton<span style="line-height: 1.4;"> River, building teams, and so much more!!!</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.4;"><strong>Space is limited!!</strong> Register in SURC 256.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.4;">For more information, visit&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.4;"><a href="http://www.cwu.edu/leadership-engage/experience-leadership-project-elp">www.cwu.edu/leadership-engage/experience-leadership-project-elp</a>&nbsp;or&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.4;">contact Joanne Perez at 509-963-2187.</span></p></br></strong style="line-height: 1.4;"></span style="line-height: 1.4;"></span style="line-height: 1.4;"></span style="line-height: 1.4;"></span style="line-height: 1.4;"></span style="line-height: 1.4;"></span style="line-height: 1.4;"></span style="line-height: 1.4;"></span style="line-height: 1.4;"></span style="line-height: 1.4;"></span style="line-height: 1.4;">Monday, February 81454954985Graduate School Preparation Bootcamphttp://www.cwu.edu/math/graduate-school-preparation-bootcamp-2Tuesday, September 13Tue, 13 Sep 2016 13:00:00Seminars & Workshops<p>Dr. Brandy will lead monthly check-ins to prepare you to apply for Fall graduate school deadlines.</p><p><u>Location</u>: Bouillon Hall 109.</p><p><u>Time</u>: 1:00 - 3:00PM</p><p>The meetings will be on the 12th/13th of each month - June 13th/ July 13th/ August 12th/ September 13th.</p><ul><li>June Topic: Why do you want to go to graduate school? and Summer Timeline Prep</li><li>July Topic: How do you write quality application materials? Are you ready for a subject GRE?</li><li>August Topic: How do you find graduate schools to apply to?</li><li>September Topic: Fall timeline planning.</li></ul><p><a href="http://www.cwu.edu/math/reus-and-graduate-school" style="line-height: 1.4;">http://www.cwu.edu/math/reus-and-graduate-school</a></p>Wednesday, October 261319662069Challenge Course Wednesdayhttp://www.cwu.edu/rec/challenge-course-wednesday-10Wednesday, September 14Wed, 14 Sep 2016 17:00:00Entertainment,Sports & Recreation,Student Life,New Students,Training & Professional Development<p><strong>Every Wednesday All Summer<br>5 - 7 p.m. | CWU Challenge Course<br>$5 CWU Students/Rec Members | $10 Non-Rec</strong></p><p><img alt="" src="/rec/sites/cts.cwu.edu.rec/files/Challenge%20Course.jpg" style="width: 250px; height: 375px; float: left;">Come out Wednesday nights when the Challenge Course on North Alder is open to everyone! Climb the 50’ high Alpine Tower and take a ride in our Giant Swing. No experience needed, just wear close-toed shoes and clothing you can be active in. No partner necessary!</p><p>Participants must meet at OPR at 4:55 p.m. to take a shuttle or meet at the challenge course no later than 5 p.m. in order to participate.</p><p>www.cwu.edu/rec/challenge-course</p><p>Questions? Contact Melissa at melissa.robertson@cwu.edu or 931-248-1735.</p></br></br>Thursday, June 141339717644Constitution Dayhttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/constitution-dayThursday, September 15Thu, 15 Sep 2016 9:00:00Academic,Alumni,Exhibits,Faculty & Staff,Student Life,New Students,Other<p><strong>SURC<span style="line-height: 1.4;"> Display | Free</span><br><span style="line-height: 1.4;">Open to the Public</span></strong></p><p>The United States Constitution is important. We all know this. But how much do you really know about it? On Constitution Day, Thurs. Sept. 15, there will be a display in the Student Union &amp; Recreation Center to inform that campus community about the importance of the United States Constitution, voter rights and responsibilities as well as voter registration opportunities. The display will be open to the public from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.</p><p>Don’t miss this opportunity to become more engaged and aware of the importance of civic duties.</p><p>For more information, please contact the Center for Leadership and Community Engagement (CLCE) at 509-963-1850 or clce@cwu.edu.</p></span style="line-height: 1.4;"></br></span style="line-height: 1.4;">Friday, February 261456534505Movers and Shakers Volunteer Opportunityhttp://www.cwu.edu/alumni/movers-and-shakers-volunteer-opportunityFriday, September 16Fri, 16 Sep 2016 12:00:00Alumni,Faculty & Staff,Student Life,New Students<p><img alt="" src="/alumni/sites/cts.cwu.edu.alumni/files/images/movers_shakers.jpg" style="width: 500px; height: 200px;">Movers and Shakers Volunteer Opportunity<br>Friday September 16, 2016<br>12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.</p><p>Join your fellow alumni to help the newest class of Wildcats move into their dorm rooms by volunteering to become an official CWU Mover and Shaker. Make sure to wear your CWU gear to show off your Wildcat pride.</p><p>Volunteers are asked to check in at the grassy field on the west side of Barto Hall (In front of the University Housing Offices). Please arrive 20 minutes before the start of your shift to sign in and fill out a liability waiver.</p><p><a href="http://www.cwu.edu/alumni/movers-and-shakers-volunteer-opportunity-0">RSVP today</a>.</p></br></br>Wednesday, May 21335988385CWU Football vs. Azusa Pacific Universityhttp://www.cwu.edu/alumni/cwu-football-vs-azusa-pacific-universitySaturday, September 17Sat, 17 Sep 2016 13:00:00Sports & Recreation<p><img alt="" src="/alumni/sites/cts.cwu.edu.alumni/files/football2.jpg" style="width: 500px; height: 200px;"></p><p>Show your school spirit and join the Alumni Association at the CWU football games this Fall. All current Alumni Association Members will have access to a special hospitality tent during halftime at each home game.</p><p>Not a member yet? <a href="http://www.cwu.edu/alumni/membership" target="_blank">Click here to join today.</a></p><p>Are you already a member but need to get your membership card? <a href="http://www.cwu.edu/alumni/photo-upload" target="_blank">Click here to upload your photo.</a></p><p>For tickets, <a href="http://wildcatsports.com/schedule.aspx?path=football" target="_blank">click here.</a></p>Monday, April 301335817448Fall Intramural Sports Registration Openhttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/fall-intramural-sports-registration-open-0Monday, September 19Mon, 19 Sep 2016 8:00:00Entertainment,Sports & Recreation,Student Life,New Students<p><strong>Registration Open:</strong> Sept. 19 at 8 a.m. – Sept. 30 at 5 p.m.<br><strong>Register &amp; Info:</strong> <a href="http://www.imleagues.com/cwu" target="_blank">www.imleagues.com/cwu</a><br><strong>Cost:</strong> $55/team, $60/elite team</p><p><strong>Outdoor sports:</strong> Flag Football &amp; Soccer<br><strong>Indoor sports:</strong> Basketball, Volleyball &amp; Soccer</p><p>Get your team, get active and claim your championship t-shirt because let’s face it – it’s all about the shirt. Fall Intramural Sports registration opens September 19 at 8 a.m. and closes September 30 at 5 p.m., so don’t wait! For registration instructions, team registration costs and to create your own team, visit <a href="http://www.imleagues.com/cwu" target="_blank">www.imleagues.com/cwu</a>.</p><p>Wildcats can compete outside in soccer and flag football or bring it inside for basketball, soccer and volleyball. Intramurals offers open, coed and elite leagues. With five to choose from, there’s a sport for everyone. Whatever your level of fitness or competitiveness, intramurals offer the chance to get in on an activity you already love, or find your new passion.</p><p>For more information, contact Jordan Stinglen at 509-963-3511 or <a href="mailto:jordan.stinglen@cwu.edu">jordan.stinglen@cwu.edu</a>.</p></br></br></br></a href="mailto:jordan.stinglen@cwu.edu">2016 CWU Fall Accounting Recruitinghttp://www.cwu.edu/career/2016farMonday, September 19Mon, 19 Sep 2016 8:00:00Alumni,Student Life,New Students,Training & Professional Development,Other<p>Central Washington University’s Fall Accounting Recruiting (FAR) allows firms and companies to pre-screen candidates who will be available for employment or internships within the next year. Companies are encouraged, but not required, to hold on-campus interviews at our Ellensburg, Des Moines and Lynnwood campuses. Log in to your Wildcat Career Network account through MyCWU to start applying now!</p><p><strong>Students:</strong></p><ul><li><a href="/career/node/2494" target="_blank">Wildcat Career Network Guide</a></li><li>Check FAR Employer Directory for participating firm details, located in the Wildcat Career Network document library.</li></ul><p><strong>Employers:</strong></p><ul><li><a href="/career/node/3288">FAR Employer Registration</a></li></ul><p><strong>Important Dates:</strong></p><ul><li>Fri. Sept. 16 &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Deadline for firm job/internship posting</li><li>Wed. Sept. 21 &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; First day of Fall quarter classes</li><li>Fri. Sept. 23 &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <a href="/career/node/3509">CWU's Accounting Career Event (ACE)</a> - Des Moines</li><li>Fri. Sept. 30 &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <a href="/career/node/3508" target="_blank">Yakima Recruiting Banquet</a> - Yakima Convention Center</li><li>Sept. 26 - Oct. 27 &nbsp;&nbsp; On-campus &amp; On-site interviews</li><li>Thurs. Oct. 20 &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <a href="/career/node/3503">Fall Career, Internship &amp; Grad School Fair</a> - Ellensburg</li><li>Fri. Nov. 4 &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <a href="http://www.cwu.edu/business/fall-internship-and-career-fair" target="_blank">College of Business Internship &amp; Career Fair </a>- Highline College</li></ul><p>For more information, contact Career Services at 509-963-1921, career@cwu.edu.</p>Monday, February 251361834169New Student Convocation 2016http://www.cwu.edu/surc/new-student-convocation-2016Tuesday, September 20Tue, 20 Sep 2016 11:00:00Faculty & Staff,New Students<p>Convocation serves as the formal induction ceremony for new students. Just as commencement marks the completion of study, convocation denotes the beginning of students’ college careers. The ceremony, held in Nicholson Pavilion, will include brief remarks from the President, Provost, and Dean of Student Success, as well as the ASCWU president.</p><p>Visit https://cwu.edu/orientation/fall-2016-convocation for further details and to view the live streaming of the event.</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>&nbsp;</p>Wednesday, March 141331786309Nutcracker auditions for 2016 performancehttp://www.cwu.edu/dance/nutcracker-auditions-2016-performanceTuesday, September 20Tue, 20 Sep 2016 12:00:00Fine & Performing Arts<p>We are looking for dancers with ballet training to audition for The Nutcracker, a collaboration with Central Washington Dance Ensemble.&nbsp; Auditions will be held in the Nicholson Pavilon dance studio room 106.&nbsp; This audition is for interested CWU students only.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p>During the audition&nbsp;you will learn several short combinations or selections of possible choreography representing a wide range o ballet skills.&nbsp; A range of skill levels are needed for varying roles in the ballet.&nbsp; Please arrive early to complete paperwork and to warm up so you are ready to dance full out at the audition.</p><p>FYI: If you are cast be prepared to start rehearsals September 23 &amp; 24th.</p><p>What to bring:</p><p>Appropriate shoes and dancewear</p><p>A list of any known conflicts you may have fr Friday evenings and Saturday days from 9/23-12/3</p><p>&nbsp;</p>Orchesis Fall Quarter Auditions for the 2016-2017 academic year.http://www.cwu.edu/dance/orchesis-fall-quarter-auditions-2016-2017-academic-yearTuesday, September 20Tue, 20 Sep 2016 13:30:00Fine & Performing Arts<p>Auditions for the 2016-2017 academic year for the CWU Orchesis Performance Dance Company will be held in Nicholson Pavilion Dance studio room 106. Previous dance experience is required.</p><p>The Dance Company is looking for strong ballet, jazz and modern dancers.&nbsp; At the audition you will be asked to learn and perform two combinations, one ballet and one modern.&nbsp; Come prepared to move with dance clothing and shoes.&nbsp; Arrive early to warm up and complete paperwork.</p><p>For more information call 509 963-1937</p>Accounting Professional Workshophttp://www.cwu.edu/career/accounting-professional-workshop-1Tuesday, September 20Tue, 20 Sep 2016 15:00:00Academic,Alumni,Faculty & Staff,Seminars & Workshops,Training & Professional Development<p><strong>CWU Lynnwood, SQL Room 101</strong></p><p><a href="/career/sites/cts.cwu.edu.career/files/documents/Accounting%20Professional%20Workshop%202016.pdf" target="_blank"><strong><img alt="" src="/career/sites/cts.cwu.edu.career/files/images/Accounting%20Professional%20Workshop%202016.jpg" style="width: 464px; height: 600px;"></strong></a></p>Monday, April 11364861495Brooks Library - Welcome Studentshttp://www.cwu.edu/brooks-library-welcome-studentsWednesday, September 21Wed, 21 Sep 2016 10:00:00Student Life,New Students<p>Join us as we welcome our new and returning students with snacks and information for the coming year!</p>Tuesday, August 914707645452016 CWU Accounting Career Event (ACE)http://www.cwu.edu/career/ace16Friday, September 23Fri, 23 Sep 2016 10:00:00Academic,Alumni,Faculty & Staff,Seminars & Workshops,Student Life,Other<p><a href="/career/sites/cts.cwu.edu.career/files/documents/ACE%2016%20Register%20Now.pdf" target="_blank"><img alt="" src="/career/sites/cts.cwu.edu.career/files/images/ACE%2016%20Register%20Now.jpg" style="width: 500px; height: 348px;"></a></p><p>Questions? Contact Angie Engel at 509-963-3841 or angela.engel@cwu.edu</p>Wednesday, February 271362008110ASCWU Public Meetinghttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/ascwu-public-meetingFriday, September 23Fri, 23 Sep 2016 13:00:00Academic,Alumni,Faculty & Staff,Student Life,New Students<p><strong><span style="line-height: 1.4;">Fridays | 1 p.m.</span><br>SURC<span style="line-height: 1.4;"> Pit</span><br><span style="line-height: 1.4;">Open to everyone</span></strong></p><p>The ASCWU Student Government holds a weekly meeting in the Student Union and Recreation Center (SURC) Pit to discuss issues of interest and concern to students, vote on actions, recognize clubs and hear public comment.</p><p>For more information, contact&nbsp;ASCWU&nbsp;at 509-963-1693 or <a href="mailto:ascwu@cwu.edu">ascwu@cwu.edu</a>, on the web at <a href="http://www.cwu.edu/ascwu" target="_blank">www.cwu.edu/ascwu</a> or visit their office in SURC&nbsp;236.</p><p>Follow <a href="https://twitter.com/ascwusg">@ascwusg</a> to stay up to date with all things ASCWU!</p></span style="line-height: 1.4;"></br></span style="line-height: 1.4;"></br></span style="line-height: 1.4;"></a href="mailto:ascwu@cwu.edu">ESC (Equity Services Council) Block Partyhttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/esc-equity-services-council-block-partyFriday, September 23Fri, 23 Sep 2016 15:00:00Entertainment,Exhibits,Student Life,New Students,Other<p><strong>Barto<span style="line-height: 1.4;"> Lawn &amp;&nbsp;</span>Wellington<span style="line-height: 1.4;">&nbsp;Event Center<br>Free | Open to all students</span></strong></p><p>Join the Equity Services Council (ESC) for a welcome BBQ and Block Party Friday, September 23 from 3-5 p.m. on the&nbsp;Barto Lawn and in the Wellington Event Center.</p><p>ESC Student Organizations serve under-represented students as well as provide education and awareness about out various communities to the rest of campus.&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.4;">This is a great opportunity for students to meet other students</span><span style="line-height: 1.4;">&nbsp;already involved in ESC organizations on campus, as well as</span><span style="line-height: 1.4;">&nbsp;learn about the ESC, what it represents on campus and how it can aid students in their experience at Central.</span></p><p>For more information, contact Vice President for Equity and Community Affairs Andrea Saavedra at ASCWUCommunity@cwu.edu or 509-963-1697.</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><br><br>&nbsp;</p></span style="line-height: 1.4;"></span style="line-height: 1.4;"></br></span style="line-height: 1.4;"></span style="line-height: 1.4;"></span style="line-height: 1.4;"></br></br>Tuesday, February 231456270484CWU Football vs. Dixie State Universityhttp://www.cwu.edu/alumni/cwu-football-vs-dixie-state-university-0Saturday, September 24Sat, 24 Sep 2016 13:00:00Sports & Recreation<p><img alt="" src="/alumni/sites/cts.cwu.edu.alumni/files/football3.jpg" style="width: 500px; height: 200px;"></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.4;">Show your school spirit and join the Alumni Association at the </span>CWU<span style="line-height: 1.4;"> football games this Fall. All current Alumni Association Members will have access to a special hospitality tent during halftime at each home game.</span></p><p>Not a member yet? <a href="http://www.cwu.edu/alumni/membership" target="_blank">Click here to join today.</a></p><p>Are you already a member but need to get your membership card? <a href="http://www.cwu.edu/alumni/photo-upload" target="_blank">Click here to upload your photo.</a></p><p>For tickets, <a href="http://wildcatsports.com/schedule.aspx?path=football" target="_blank">click here.</a></p></span style="line-height: 1.4;"></span style="line-height: 1.4;">Volunteer Registration Open: Kittitas County Search & Rescue Dinner & Auctionhttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/volunteer-registration-open-kittitas-county-search-rescue-dinner-auctionSunday, September 25Sun, 25 Sep 2016 0:00:00Student Life,New Students,Training & Professional Development,Other<p><strong style="line-height: 1.4;">Volunteer with CLCE in SURC 256</strong></p><p><strong style="line-height: 1.4;">Saturday, October 1</strong><br><strong style="line-height: 1.4;">5 - 9 p.m. | SURC Ballroom</strong></p><p>Want to make a difference? Directly help the community by volunteering at the 5th Annual Kittitas County Search and Rescue (KCSR) Dinner and Auction on October 1 in the SURC Ballroom. Volunteers will assist through various duties, such as greeters, registration, setup, cleanup, auction runners and more. All auction proceeds will go to support the purchase and outfitting of a second Mobile Command Vehicle for Upper Kittitas County.</p><p>To volunteer or for more information, contact the Center for Leadership and Community Engagement (CLCE) at 509-963-1850, <a href="mailto:clce@cwu.edu">clce@cwu.edu</a> or in SURC 256.</p><p><strong>About KCSR</strong><br>The KCSR is a non-profit organization that assists with search and rescue and other emergency services in Kittitas County. Over 120 KCSR volunteers are trained to respond throughout the county on different search, rescue and recovery missions.</p><p>Event tickets and information can be found <a href="https://www.auctria.com/ev?site=4364045d-247b-4f22-978b-5d5db3d13a52" target="_blank">here</a>.</p></strong style="line-height: 1.4;"></strong style="line-height: 1.4;"></br></strong style="line-height: 1.4;"></a href="mailto:clce@cwu.edu"></br>Friday, February 261456534343Registration Open - Kittitas Connect: Yakima River Canyon Cleanuphttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/registration-open-kittitas-connect-yakima-river-canyon-cleanupSunday, September 25Sun, 25 Sep 2016 0:00:00Entertainment,Student Life,New Students,Training & Professional Development,Other<p><strong><span style="line-height: 1.4;">REGISTER IN </span>SURC<span style="line-height: 1.4;"> 256</span></strong></p><p><strong>October 1, 2016 | 8:30 a.m. – 3 p.m.<br>Free | Meet in SURC Pit<br>Open to CWU students</strong></p><p>Wildcats, it’s time to get outdoors and enjoy the sunshine with friends all while making a positive impact on the environment! It’s time to register for the Kittitas Connect: Yakima River Canyon Cleanup. This event is designed to bring students together for a day of floating the Yakima River while picking up litter along the way. Space is limited, so visit the Center for Leadership and Community Engagement (CLCE) office in SURC 256 to register now! Registration and participation are free.</p><p>The clean will take place Saturday, Oct. 1 from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Participants will meet in the SURC Pit and then be transported to and from the Yakima River.</p><p>For more information contact CLCE at 509-963-1850 or clce@cwu.edu. This event is co-sponsored by CLCE, Outdoor Pursuits and Rentals (OPR) and the Bureau of Land Management.</p></span style="line-height: 1.4;"></span style="line-height: 1.4;"></br></br>Monday, February 291456789947Friends of Brooks Library Paperback Salehttp://www.cwu.edu/friends-brooks-library-paperback-saleSunday, September 25Sun, 25 Sep 2016 11:00:00Alumni,Faculty & Staff,Student Life,New Students<p>Stop by the entryway of Brooks Library and pick up some great deals on a wide variety of paperback books.</p>Tuesday, August 91470764676Pay Day!http://www.cwu.edu/hr/pay-day-47Monday, September 26Mon, 26 Sep 2016 0:00:00Faculty & Staff,Pay Days<p>It's Pay Day for the Pay Period from 09/01-09/15.</p>Wednesday, March 41425484878Fall Intramural Sports Registration Closes Sept. 30http://www.cwu.edu/publicity/fall-intramural-sports-registration-closes-sept-30Wednesday, September 28Wed, 28 Sep 2016 5:00:00Entertainment,Sports & Recreation,Student Life,New Students,Other<p><span style="line-height: 1.4;"><strong>Registration Open:</strong> Sept. 19 at 8 a.m. – Sept. 30 at 5 p.m.</span><br><span style="line-height: 1.4;"><strong>Register &amp; Info:</strong> <a href="http://www.imleagues.com/cwu" target="_blank">www.imleagues.com/</a></span><a href="http://www.imleagues.com/cwu" target="_blank">cwu</a><br><span style="line-height: 1.4;"><strong>Cost:</strong> $55/team, $60/elite team</span></p><p><strong>Outdoor sports:</strong> Flag Football &amp; Soccer<br><strong>Indoor sports:</strong> Basketball, Volleyball &amp; Soccer</p><p>Get your team, get active and claim your championship t-shirt because let’s face it – it’s all about the shirt. Fall Intramural Sports registration opens September 19 at 8 a.m. and closes September 30 at 5 p.m., so don’t wait! For registration instructions, team registration costs and to create your own team, visit <a href="http://www.imleagues.com/cwu" target="_blank">www.imleagues.com/cwu</a>.</p><p>Wildcats can compete outside in soccer and flag football or bring it inside for basketball, soccer and volleyball. Intramurals offers open, coed and elite leagues. With five to choose from, there’s a sport for everyone. Whatever your level of fitness or competitiveness, intramurals offer the chance to get in on an activity you already love, or find your new passion.</p><p>For more information, contact Jordan Stinglen at 509-963-3511 or <a href="mailto:jordan.stinglen@cwu.edu">jordan.stinglen@cwu.edu</a>.</p></span style="line-height: 1.4;"></br></span style="line-height: 1.4;"></br></span style="line-height: 1.4;"></br></a href="mailto:jordan.stinglen@cwu.edu">Tuesday, February 161455637432Brooks Library - Game Nighthttp://www.cwu.edu/brooks-library-game-nightWednesday, September 28Wed, 28 Sep 2016 19:00:00Academic,Student Life,New Students<p>7-9 pm,</p><p>Brooks Library, Jimmy B's tables, 1st floor main hallway</p><p>Bring your friends and meet new ones at our Annual Banned Books Game Night. We'll have Cards Against Humanity, Cards Against Librarianship, and our friends from Nerdcore will bring the latest in board games. &nbsp;Did we mention there will be snacks?</p>Tuesday, August 91470764879WSELP Program: How to Become an Employee with Distinction - Strategies for Workplace Success in Your Student Job and Your Career Jobhttp://www.cwu.edu/career/wselp-program-how-become-employee-distinction-strategies-workplace-success-your-student-job-and-yourThursday, September 29Thu, 29 Sep 2016 16:00:00Seminars & Workshops,Training & Professional Development<p><strong>CWU Ellensburg, SURC 137A</strong></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.4;">It’s important to have the skills to be successful in your job and future career. Come to this workshop to find out what to expect and perhaps more importantly how to deal with the unexpected. Topics we will cover include: tips on how to create and maintain a professional image, advice on workplace etiquette, communicating effectively and strategies to successfully handle all areas of work life. &nbsp;Students who attend all three “How to Become an Employee with Distinction” workshops will receive a “Exemplary Employee” Certification and a free book.</span></p><p><a href="http://www.cwu.edu/student-employment/professional-development-student-employees">http://www.cwu.edu/student-employment/professional-development-student-employees</a></p></span style="line-height: 1.4;">Wednesday, March 271364428335