CWUTODAY'S EVENTSTODAY'S EVENTShttp://www.cwu.edu/calendaren-usFall 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 161455637432ASCWU Public Meetinghttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/ascwu-public-meeting-0Friday, September 30Fri, 30 Sep 2016 13:00:00Alumni,Faculty & Staff,Student Life,New Students,Other<p><strong>Fridays | 1 p.m.<br>SURC Pit<br>Open to everyone</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 ASCWU at 509-963-1693 or ascwu@cwu.edu, on the web at <a href="http://www.cwu.edu/ascwu" target="_blank">www.cwu.edu/ascwu</a> or visit their office in SURC 236.</p><p>Follow <a href="https://twitter.com/ascwusg" target="_blank">https://twitter.com/ascwusg</a>@ascwusg to stay up to date with all things ASCWU!</p></br></br>Wednesday, February 1714557257632016 Yakima Accounting Recruiting Banquethttp://www.cwu.edu/career/2016yrbFriday, September 30Fri, 30 Sep 2016 17:30:00Academic,Alumni,Faculty & Staff,Seminars & Workshops,Student Life,Training & Professional Development<p>Accounting majors, please join us Friday, September 30 for the annual Yakima Recruiting Banquet at the <a href="http://yakimacenter.com/" target="_blank">Yakima Convention Center.</a> Social hour begins at 5:30 pm and dinner is at 6:30 pm.</p><p>Representatives from some of the largest accounting firms and employers east of the Cascades will attend this event. It is a wonderful opportunity for you to meet and discuss your career aspirations, and to network with area employers. Business professional attire required.</p><p>Registration:</p><ul><li>Cost: $10 per person</li><li>Call: 509-963-3340</li><li>Drop in: CWU Shaw Smyser, Room 327</li><li>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Monday-Friday, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm</li><li>Deadline to reregister: Monday, September 26, 10:00 am</li></ul><p>Questions? Contact Lisa Woods at 509-963-3340 or lisa.woods@cwu.edu.</p>Tuesday, February 261361896050Musica Novel Ensemble Concerthttp://www.cwu.edu/music/musica-novel-ensemble-concertFriday, September 30Fri, 30 Sep 2016 19:00:00Entertainment,Fine & Performing Arts<p>McIntyre Music Building Concert Hall</p>Tuesday, March 181395186488Fright Night at Scarywoodhttp://www.cwu.edu/alumni/fright-night-scarywoodFriday, September 30Fri, 30 Sep 2016 19:00:00Alumni,Entertainment,Faculty & Staff,Student Life,New Students,Other<p><img alt="" src="/alumni/sites/cts.cwu.edu.alumni/files/Scarywood_event_pg.jpg" style="width: 500px; height: 200px;"></p><p>Join the CWU Alumni Association for a "Fright Night" at Scarywood Theme Park on Friday September 30th or Saturday October 1st for discounted tickets for the scariest night of your life.</p><p>Make sure to use the discount code:<strong> "ScaredyCats2016"</strong> in order to get the special pricing.</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://scarywoodhaunt.com/"><img alt="" src="/alumni/sites/cts.cwu.edu.alumni/files/CWU%20Alumni%20Scarywood.jpg" style="width: 500px; height: 654px;"></a></p>Wednesday, May 161337187973Registration Open - Kittitas Connect: Olmstead Place State Park Fall Cleanuphttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/registration-open-kittitas-connect-olmstead-place-state-park-fall-cleanupSaturday, October 1Sat, 01 Oct 2016 0:00:00Entertainment,Sports & Recreation,Student Life,New Students,Training & Professional Development,Other<p><strong>Register: <a href="http://www.cwu.edu/leadership-engagement" target="_blank">www.cwu.edu/leadership-engagement </a>or in SURC 256</strong></p><p><strong>October 8, 2016 | 9:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.<br>Free | Meet in SURC Pit<br>Open to CWU students</strong></p><p>Volunteer to preserve the past for future Wildcats. Registration is open for the Kittitas Connect: Olmstead Place State Park Fall Cleanup. This event is designed to bring students together while fixing up one of the first homesteads in Kittitas Valley. Space is limited, so visit the Center for Leadership and Community Engagement (CLCE) office in SURC 256 and register today! Registration and participation are free.</p><p>The clean will take place Saturday, Oct. 8 from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Participants will meet in the SURC Pit and then be transported to and from the Olmstead Place State Park.</p><p>Visit CLCE in SURC 256 to start volunteering. If you have volunteered with the CLCE before, you can sign up for volunteer opportunities at <a href="http://www.cwu.edu/leadership-engage" target="_blank">www.cwu.edu/leadership-engage</a>.</p><p>For more information contact CLCE at 509-963-1850 or&nbsp;<a href="mailto:clce@cwu.edu">clce@cwu.edu</a>. This event is co-sponsored by CLCE and the Washington State Parks.</p></br></br></a href="mailto:clce@cwu.edu">Friday, March 41457108386Kittitas Connect: Yakima River Canyon Cleanuphttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/kittitas-connect-yakima-river-canyon-cleanupSaturday, October 1Sat, 01 Oct 2016 8:30:00Entertainment,Student Life,New Students,Training & Professional Development,Other<p><strong><span style="line-height: 1.4;">Register: <a href="http://www.cwu.edu/leadership-engagement" target="_blank">www.cwu.edu/leadership-engagement</a> or in SURC 256</span><br><span style="line-height: 1.4;">Free | Meet in </span>SURC<span style="line-height: 1.4;"> Pit</span><br><span style="line-height: 1.4;">Open to </span>CWU<span style="line-height: 1.4;"> students</span></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><p style="text-align: center;"><u><strong>Other Kittitas Connect Volunteer Opportunities</strong></u><br>Space is limited - Sign up TODAY!</p><p><strong>Olmstead Place State Park Fall Cleanup</strong><br><span style="line-height: 1.4;">Saturday, Oct. 8, 9:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.</span><br><span style="line-height: 1.4;">Spend today preserving part of yesterday for tomorrow! Volunteers will assist in small maintenance projects at one of the first homesteads in the </span>Kittitas<span style="line-height: 1.4;"> Valley.</span></p><p><strong>Downtown Make a Difference Day</strong><br><span style="line-height: 1.4;">Saturday, Oct. 22, 9 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.</span><br><span style="line-height: 1.4;">Help Ellensburg prepare for winter. Volunteers will assist in preparing 65 downtown flowerpots for the changing seasons.&nbsp;</span></p><p><strong style="line-height: 1.4;">City Storm Drain Stenciling</strong><br><span style="line-height: 1.4;">Saturday, Oct. 29, 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.</span><br><span style="line-height: 1.4;">Leave you mark on the streets of downtown Ellensburg by painting the city’s storm drains with a “Dump No Waste, Drains to River” stencil.&nbsp;</span></p></span style="line-height: 1.4;"></br></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;"></p style="text-align: center;"></br></br></span style="line-height: 1.4;"></br></span style="line-height: 1.4;"></span style="line-height: 1.4;"></br></span style="line-height: 1.4;"></br></span style="line-height: 1.4;"></strong style="line-height: 1.4;"></br></span style="line-height: 1.4;"></br></span style="line-height: 1.4;">Wednesday, March 21456935588CWU Women's Soccer Team vs Montana State Billings http://www.cwu.edu/cwu-womens-soccer-team-vs-montana-state-billingsSaturday, October 1Sat, 01 Oct 2016 12:00:00Sports & Recreation<p>Saturday October 1st - Your Wildcat Women's Soccer team is at home against Montana State Billings in a Great Northwest Athletic Conference game.&nbsp; Kickoff is scheduled for 12:00 noon on Saturday.&nbsp; Wildcats are 6-2-0 overall and 1-1-0 in the Great Northwest Athletic Conference play.&nbsp; Come show your school spirit and cheer on your Wildcats to win #8 !! &nbsp;&nbsp;</p>Monday, September 261474911086CWU Wine Tasting at Hamilton Cellarshttp://www.cwu.edu/alumni/cwu-wine-tasting-hamilton-cellarsSaturday, October 1Sat, 01 Oct 2016 14:00:00Alumni,Entertainment<p><img alt="" src="/alumni/sites/cts.cwu.edu.alumni/files/Hamilton%20Cellars%20Web.jpg" style="width: 500px; height: 200px;"><br><br>Join fellow Wildcats from all over the Tri-Cities area for an afternoon of hors-d'ouevres and wine tasting at Hamilton Cellars in Benton City, WA. Tasting will begin at 2:00 p.m. and close at 5:00 p.m.</p><p>Included in the registration are your two tasting scripts and appetizers. Enjoy a special benefit of 25% off on all wine purchases for CWU alumni on the day of the event.</p><p>$5 for members of the CWU Alumni Association.<br>$10 for non-members and guests.</p><p><a href="http://www.mycentral.cwu.edu/wine-tasting-at-hamilton-cellars">Register today.</a></p><p><strong>Hamilton Cellars<br>55410 North Sunset Road<br>Benton City, WA 99320</strong></p></br></br></br></br></br>Monday, April 301335818491Find Jobs On & Off Campushttp://www.cwu.edu/career/find-jobs-campusMonday, October 3Mon, 03 Oct 2016 12:00:00Academic,Seminars & Workshops,New Students,Training & Professional Development<p><strong>CWU Ellensburg, SURC 137B</strong></p><p>Learn how to find on- and off-campus jobs, full-time jobs, and internships, using the Wildcat Career Network.&nbsp;</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">Friday, March 11362164209Mount Stuart Mathematics Seminarhttp://www.cwu.edu/math/mount-stuart-mathematics-seminarMonday, October 3Mon, 03 Oct 2016 16:00:00Academic,Seminars & Workshops<p>The Math Department is proud to announce the new Mount Stuart Mathematics Seminar.</p><p>Fall 2016 Events will include:</p><p>Sept. 26: Fun and games with your math instructors (BOU 210)<br>Oct. 3: Math and Cryptology.&nbsp; Presented by Stuart “Secret Agent” Boersma&nbsp; (BOU 109)<br>Oct. 10: Math and Elections. Presented by Aaron “Great Dictator” Montgomery (BOU 109)<br>Oct. 17: No meeting<br>Oct. 24: Mathematical Fights. Presented by Dominic “The Referee” Klyve (BOU 109)<br>Oct. 31: Math and Zombies. Presented by Jean Marie “Zombie Hunter” Linhart (BOU 109)</p><p>Visit http://www.cwu.edu/math/ to learn more about upcoming seminar events.</p></br></br></br></br></br>Tuesday, November 81320779881Brooks Library Book Clubhttp://www.cwu.edu/brooks-library-book-clubMonday, October 3Mon, 03 Oct 2016 18:00:00Faculty & Staff,Student Life,New Students<p>Our fall book club selection is The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian.</p><p>Join us in reading and discussing this classic banned book by Washington's own Alexie Sherman.</p><p>Launch Party:<br>October 3, 6:00-7:30pm<br>Brooks Library Lobby</p><p>Discussion:<br>November 2, 7:00-8:30pm<br>Music Library</p></br></br></br></br>Thursday, September 221474588860Brooks Library Book Club Kick-offhttp://www.cwu.edu/brooks-library-book-club-kickMonday, October 3Mon, 03 Oct 2016 18:00:00Academic,Alumni,Faculty & Staff,Student Life,New Students<p>Brooks Library foyer, 6:00-7:30 pm</p><p>6:00 - 7:30 pm</p><p>Swing by Brooks Library and pick up a copy of Sherman Alexie's <em>Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian</em>. We'll be discussing this frequently challenged book on Wednesday, November 2nd, 7pm in the Music Library.</p>Tuesday, August 91470775483Monday Movie Madness: Finding Doryhttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/monday-movie-madness-finding-doryMonday, October 3Mon, 03 Oct 2016 19:00:00Alumni,Entertainment,Faculty & Staff,Student Life,New Students<p><strong>Monday Movie Madness: “Finding Dory”<br>Showings: 7 &amp; 9:30 p.m. • SURC Theatre<br>Free for CWU students with ID, $3 general admission<br>Closed Captioning Available<br>Campus Activities • 509-963-1450</strong></p><p>PG • 97 min •&nbsp;Animation/Adventure/Comedy</p><p>The friendly but forgetful blue tang fish begins a search for her long-lost parents, and everyone learns a few things about the real meaning of family along the way.</p><p><iframe class="youtube-player" frameborder="0" height="390" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/3JNLwlcPBPI?rel=0" title="YouTube video player" type="text/html" width="480"></iframe></p></br></br></br></br>Wednesday, March 231458743947Monday Movie Madness: Finding Doryhttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/monday-movie-madness-finding-dory-0Monday, October 3Mon, 03 Oct 2016 21:30:00Alumni,Entertainment,Faculty & Staff,Student Life,New Students<p><strong>Monday Movie Madness: “Finding Dory”<br>Showings: 7 &amp; 9:30 p.m. • SURC Theatre<br>Free for CWU students with ID, $3 general admission<br>Closed Captioning Available<br>Campus Activities • 509-963-1450</strong></p><p>PG • 97 min • Animation/Adventure/Comedy</p><p>The friendly but forgetful blue tang fish begins a search for her long-lost parents, and everyone learns a few things about the real meaning of family along the way.</p><p><iframe class="youtube-player" frameborder="0" height="390" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/3JNLwlcPBPI?rel=0" title="YouTube video player" type="text/html" width="480"></iframe></p></br></br></br></br>Thursday, March 241458830942Drop-In Career Counselinghttp://www.cwu.edu/career/drop-career-counseling-22Tuesday, October 4Tue, 04 Oct 2016 12:00:00Training & Professional Development<p><strong>CWU Ellensburg, Library 190B</strong></p><p>Drop in to our office at the library (room 190B) and meet with Michael Kegel, one of our Career Counselors. Mike can help with resumes/cover letters, choosing a major, job search assistance, and general career counseling. No appointment needed.</p><p>Questions? Contact Career Services at (509) 963-1921 or&nbsp;<a href="mailto:career@cwu.edu">career@cwu.edu</a>.</p></a href="mailto:career@cwu.edu">Monday, April 221366663116Craft Talk with Rachel Toor: "What the Heck is Creative Nonfiction?"http://www.cwu.edu/publicity/craft-talk-rachel-toor-what-heck-creative-nonfictionTuesday, October 4Tue, 04 Oct 2016 12:00:00Academic,Student Life<p><strong>Craft Talk: Noon | Black Hall 151<br>Reading: 7:30 p.m. | SURC Ballroom<br>Free | Open to the public</strong></p><p>CWU is in for a treat with Rachel Toor, a talented author and novelist and the first author in the Lion Rock Visiting Writers Series! Toor will host a craft talk at noon in Black 151 titled, “What the Heck is Creative Nonfiction?” Later that evening at 7:30 p.m., she will read from her latest work “Misunderstood: Why the Humble Rat May Be Your Best Pet Ever," in the SURC Ballroom. Both events are free and open to the public.</p><p>Novelist &amp; nonfiction writer Rachel Toor, author of a novel and four nonfiction books, including “Why The Humble Rat May Be Your Best Pet Ever” (Farrar, Straus &amp; Giroux, 2016), is a professor of creative writing at Eastern Washington University whose work has been published in the “New York Times”, “Los Angeles Times” and others.</p><p>For more information about the Lion Rock Visiting Writers Series, contact Lisa Norris, Professor of English at 509-963-1745 or <a href="mailto:NorrisL@cwu.edu">NorrisL@cwu.edu</a> or visit <a href="http://www.cwu.edu/english/lion-rock-visiting-writers-series" target="_blank">www.cwu.edu/english/lion-rock-visiting-writers-series</a>.</p><p>This event is sponsored by CWU College of Arts and Humanities, CWU Dept. of English, Karen Gookin and the Wildcat Shop.</p></br></br></a href="mailto:NorrisL@cwu.edu">Friday, April 81460128944Veterans Welcome Eventhttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/veterans-welcome-eventTuesday, October 4Tue, 04 Oct 2016 16:00:00Student Life,New Students,Other<p><strong>SURC<span style="line-height: 1.4;"> 137 A/B</span><br><span style="line-height: 1.4;">Open to Student-Veterans</span></strong></p><p>The Veterans Center is welcoming back new and current student-veterans. This event will kick off the Fall quarter and include food, beverages, games, door prizes and resources, on and off campus, that are available to students.</p><p>For more information, contact Tayler Fillmore at TaylerSue.Fillmore@cwu.edu&nbsp;or 509-963-1229.</p></span style="line-height: 1.4;"></br></span style="line-height: 1.4;">Friday, February 261456534169Undie Runhttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/undie-runTuesday, October 4Tue, 04 Oct 2016 16:30:00Entertainment,Student Life,New Students<p><strong>SURC East Patio<br>Free | Open to CWU Students</strong></p><p>As part of Domestic Violence Awareness Month, the Wellness Center is hosting an “Undie Run” for CWU students on Tuesday, Oct. 4 at 5 p.m. with registration and stretching starting at 4:30 p.m. The goal of the Undie Run is to spread awareness of domestic violence and to share the message that “my clothes do not give my consent.”</p><p>Runners will start on the Student Union &amp; Recreation Center (SURC) East Patio and trot around the CWU campus for about a mile in length. The finish line will feature a Slip ‘N Slide as well as s’mores and food for the runners after the race. The Undie Run is sponsored by the CWU Wellness Center and Abuse Support and Prevention Education Now (ASPEN).</p><p>For more information contact The Wellness Center at 509-963-3213 or&nbsp;<a href="mailto:wellness@cwu.edu">wellness@cwu.edu</a>.</p></br></a href="mailto:wellness@cwu.edu">Monday, March 71457365777EQuAl Meetinghttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/equal-meeting-0Tuesday, October 4Tue, 04 Oct 2016 17:00:00Student Life,New Students<p><strong>Fall Quarter Meetings:<br>Tuesdays at 5 p.m.<br>SURC 140<br>Open to all students</strong></p><p>Central Washington University’s Equality through Queers and Allies (EQuAl) is a student organization dedicated to providing a safe space for all, free of assumptions and where all identities are celebrated. The club will be meeting every Tuesday at 5 p.m. in room 140 in the Student Union and Recreation Center.</p><p>Don’t miss out on an opportunity to meet members of Ellensburg queer community!</p><p>For more information, contact Ashley Reynolds, president of EQuAl, at equal@cwu.edu or visit www.cwu.edu/equal.</p></br></br></br>Tuesday, April 121460474186Akropolis Reed Quintet Recitalhttp://www.cwu.edu/music/akropolis-reed-quintet-recitalTuesday, October 4Tue, 04 Oct 2016 19:00:00Entertainment,Fine & Performing Arts<p>McIntyre Music Building Concert Hall</p><p><a href="https://red.vendini.com/ticket-software.html?t=tix&amp;e=03742612bf38ee908bd27bbabdaa9c95"><img alt="" src="/music/sites/cts.cwu.edu.music/files/images/buy-tickets-now.jpg" style="width: 133px; height: 22px;"></a></p><p>&nbsp;</p>Wednesday, March 121394658959Lion Rock Visiting Writers Series: Rachel Toorhttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/lion-rock-visiting-writers-series-rachel-toorTuesday, October 4Tue, 04 Oct 2016 19:30:00Alumni,Entertainment,Faculty & Staff,Student Life<p><strong>Reading: 7:30 p.m. | SURC Ballroom<br>Craft Talk: 12 p.m. | Black Hall 151<br>Free | Open to the public</strong></p><p>The Lion Rock Visiting Writers Series is back with an amazing creative nonfiction/fiction author and novelist! Listen to Rachel Toor read from her latest work “Misunderstood: Why the Humble Rat May Be Your Best Pet Ever," at 7:30 p.m. in the SURC Ballroom. Earlier in the day, Toor will host a craft talk, “What the Heck is Creative Nonfiction?” in Black Hall 151 from noon-1 p.m. Both events are free and open to the public.</p><p>Novelist &amp; nonfiction writer Rachel Toor, author of a novel and four nonfiction books, including “Why The Humble Rat May Be Your Best Pet Ever” (Farrar, Straus &amp; Giroux, 2016), is a professor of creative writing at Eastern Washington University whose work has been published in the “New York Times”, “Los Angeles Times” and others.</p><p>For more information about the Lion Rock Visiting Writers Series, contact Lisa Norris, Professor of English at 509-963-1745 or <a href="mailto:NorrisL@cwu.edu">NorrisL@cwu.edu</a> or visit <a href="http://www.cwu.edu/english/lion-rock-visiting-writers-series" target="_blank">www.cwu.edu/english/lion-rock-visiting-writers-series</a>.</p><p>This event is sponsored by CWU College of Arts and Humanities, CWU Dept. of English, Karen Gookin and the Wildcat Shop.</p></br></br></a href="mailto:NorrisL@cwu.edu">Drop-In Career Counselinghttp://www.cwu.edu/career/drop-career-counseling-23Wednesday, October 5Wed, 05 Oct 2016 12:00:00Training & Professional Development<p><strong>CWU Ellensburg, Library 190B</strong></p><p>Drop in to our office at the library (room 190B) and meet with Michael Kegel, one of our Career Counselors. Mike can help with resumes/cover letters, choosing a major, job search assistance, and general career counseling. No appointment needed.</p><p>Questions? Contact Career Services at (509) 963-1921 or&nbsp;<a href="mailto:career@cwu.edu">career@cwu.edu</a>.</p></a href="mailto:career@cwu.edu">Monday, April 221366674231Networking 101http://www.cwu.edu/career/networking-101Wednesday, October 5Wed, 05 Oct 2016 12:00:00Faculty & Staff,Seminars & Workshops,Training & Professional Development<p><strong>CWU Ellensburg, SURC 135</strong></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.4;">Networking is essential to career success. This workshop will introduce networking strategies and how to answer, "Tell me about yourself."</span></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>&nbsp;</p><p>Questions? Contact Career Services at (509) 963-1921 or&nbsp;<a href="mailto:career@cwu.edu">career@cwu.edu</a>.</p></span style="line-height: 1.4;"></br></br></br></br></a href="mailto:career@cwu.edu">Friday, March 11362177361Faculty Senate meetinghttp://www.cwu.edu/faculty-senate/faculty-senate-meeting-34Wednesday, October 5Wed, 05 Oct 2016 15:00:00Academic,Faculty & Staff<p>Faculty Senate meeting, Wednesday, October 5, 2016. &nbsp;Meeting starts at 3:10 p.m. in Barge 412.</p>Monday, October 1713188729162016 Engineering Technologies, Safety & Construction Fairhttp://www.cwu.edu/career/2016etscThursday, October 6Thu, 06 Oct 2016 10:00:00Alumni,Faculty & Staff,Student Life,Training & Professional Development,Other<p><strong>CWU SURC Ballroom</strong></p><p>The Engineering Technologies, Safety &amp; Construction Fair recruitment is for upcoming graduates seeking employment upon graduation and for students looking for internships. Students can also learn more about programs offered.</p><p>Companies will recruit for the following disciplines:</p><table border="0" cellpadding="1" cellspacing="1" height="100" width="432"><tbody><tr><td>Engineering Technologies</td><td>Construction Management</td></tr><tr><td>Electronic Systems</td><td>Mechanical, Design and Manufacturing</td></tr><tr><td>Industrial Technology</td><td>Distribution Management</td></tr><tr><td>Safety and Health Management</td><td>Computer Science</td></tr><tr><td>Information Technology</td><td>Accounting/Business</td></tr></tbody></table><p><br><a href="/career/sites/cts.cwu.edu.career/files/documents/ETSC%20Flyer%202016%20PDF.pdf" target="_blank"><img alt="" src="/career/sites/cts.cwu.edu.career/files/documents/ETSC%20Flyer.jpg" style="width: 388px; height: 600px;"></a></p><p><br><strong>STUDENTS/ALUMNI:</strong><br>Be prepared! Below is a list of a few things you can do to become that stand out candidate recruiters are looking for.</p><ul><li>RSVP to the fair through your <a href="/career/node/2494" target="_blank">Wildcat Career Network</a> account.</li><li>Have your resume reviewed by Career Services professionals.</li><li>Upload your resume to your Wildcat Career Network account and add it to the fair book for recruiters to see before the event.</li><li>Attend career fair prep workshops.</li></ul><p>Learn more here: <a href="http://cwu-csm.symplicity.com/events/ETSC2016" target="_blank">http://cwu-csm.symplicity.com/events/ETSC2016</a></p><p><strong>EMPLOYERS:</strong><br>Employer Registration Packages include an 8'x30" table, parking, publicity, morning refreshments and lunch for TWO participants.</p><ul><li>Business Registration: $400<br>&nbsp;$175 of each registration will go to support student programs and technology in the Engineering Tech, Safety &amp; Construction department.</li><li>Government/Non-Profit Registration: $225</li><li>Cost per additional attendee: $15</li></ul><p>Register here: <a href="http://cwu-csm.symplicity.com/events/ETSC2016" target="_blank">http://cwu-csm.symplicity.com/events/ETSC2016</a></p><p>Questions? Contact Bruce Simpson at 509-963-1982 or bruce.simpson@cwu.edu</p></table border="0" cellpadding="1" cellspacing="1" height="100" width="432"></br></br></br></br></br>Tuesday, February 51360106771Songs of Justicehttp://www.cwu.edu/diversity/songs-justiceThursday, October 6Thu, 06 Oct 2016 19:30:00Entertainment,Faculty & Staff,Student Life,New Students,Diversity<p><strong>La Cantina-&nbsp;</strong>An all female musical trio, that formed in 2014, with the mission of spreading themes of awareness, strength and social justice through music to inspire action, spark dialogue, give voice to the unheard, and build relationships and community.</p><p>The name La Cantina is inspired from the definition of the place where people come together to celebrate and share joys and sorrow. La Cantina is Stephanie Hsu, Gema Aguilar, and Sandra Aguilar out of Yakima, Washington.</p><p><br><strong>Naomi&nbsp;Wachira-&nbsp;</strong>"Once&nbsp;declared&nbsp;“Best Folk Singer in Seattle,” Naomi Wachira is a local musician with quite the pedigree...&nbsp;A Seattle-via-Kenya native, Wachira’s approach to folk music is doubly soulful and accessible in nature.</p><p>With a slight world music edge to her arrangements and performances, Wachira’s songs take pretty clear influence from bluesy folk singer-songwriters like Tracy Chapman, and in the live setting, her performances are beautifully intimate and impassioned."&nbsp;Northwest Music Scene&nbsp;<br>&nbsp;</p><p>Brought to you by Women's and Gender Studies and the Center for Diversity and Social Justice.</p><p><img alt="Songs of Justice Poster" src="/diversity/sites/cts.cwu.edu.diversity/files/La%20Cantina%20WAC_2_0.jpg" style="width: 450px; height: 253px;"></p></br></br>Ellensburg Film Festivalhttp://www.cwu.edu/theatre/ellensburg-film-festivalFriday, October 7Fri, 07 Oct 2016 8:00:00Academic,Conferences & Camps,Entertainment,Exhibits,Fine & Performing Arts,Seminars & Workshops<h2 style="text-align: center;"><strong>Join the College of Arts and Humanities<br>and CWU Theatre Arts in welcoming the </strong></h2><p style="text-align: center;"><a href="http://www.ellensburgfilmfestival.com/the-film-festival/"><img alt="" src="/theatre/sites/cts.cwu.edu.theatre/files/images/Ellensburg%20Film%20Festival.jpg" style="width: 500px; height: 95px;"></a></p><p style="text-align: center;"><strong><a href="http://www.ellensburgfilmfestival.com/the-film-festival/">For more information and schedules</a></strong></p></h2 style="text-align: center;"></br></p style="text-align: center;"></p style="text-align: center;">Monday, April 301335818404Pay Day!http://www.cwu.edu/hr/pay-day-48Friday, October 7Fri, 07 Oct 2016 12:00:00Faculty & Staff,Pay Days<p>It's Pay Day for the Pay Period from 09/16-09/30.</p>Wednesday, March 41425485663ASCWU Public Meetinghttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/ascwu-public-meeting-1Friday, October 7Fri, 07 Oct 2016 13:00:00Faculty & Staff,Student Life,New Students<p><strong>Fridays | 1 p.m.<br>SURC&nbsp;Pit<br>Open to everyone</strong></p><p>The&nbsp;ASCWU&nbsp;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&nbsp;ascwu@cwu.edu, on the web at&nbsp;<a href="http://www.cwu.edu/ascwu" target="_blank">www.cwu.edu/</a>ascwu&nbsp;or visit their office in&nbsp;SURC&nbsp;236.</p><p>Follow&nbsp;<a href="http://twitter.com/ascwusg" target="_blank">@ascwusg</a>&nbsp;to stay up to date with all things&nbsp;ASCWU!</p></br></br>Thursday, February 181455810377