Tony Sowards is an alumnus of the department. In fact, he won a Brook-Shaw Award in 2005! Since then, he has had a highly successful career in geospatial information technology in the Seattle area. Mr. Sowards generously funded the scholarship to make a university education more affordable for some of our best students.
Congratulations are extended to the following students who have received an award:
Dr. Joseph Stoltman and Dr. Gillian Stoltman have given the university $100,000 to establish a new eBachelor Of Science In Geography Approved
On January 8, the CWU Faculty Senate unanimously approved the creation of a new Bachelor of ScienceCentral Washington Historical Aerial Photograph Project
The Geography Department's digital collection of historical aerial photographs is available online.