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News is about Glen Bach and David Bieloh
They are: Faculty Member

Professors Glen Bach and David Bieloh of the CWU Art Department were selected for Gold Awards in the 2015 Summit SCA (Summit Creative Awards) International Competition. Since 1994, this international advertising competition has offered participants, especially from small and medium-sized...

June 3, 2015
News is about N/A
They are: Undergraduate Student

This year’s SOURCE (Symposium Of University Research and Creative Expression) took place Thursday, May 21, 2015, at the Student Union and Recreation Center on the Ellensburg campus.  In all, CWU students gave 135 session presentations and 204 poster presentations were given, with 47 session...

June 2, 2015
News is about Laila Abdalla
They are: Undergraduate Student

Over 300 high school students attended CWU’s 13th annual World Languages Day, held Friday, May 13, on the CWU campus. Participating high schoolers from all over the region enjoyed workshops ranging from Folk Dances and Russian Music to American Sign Languages Poetry and French theater.

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May 21, 2015

Asia / Pacific Studies Good News


News is about Gregory Pyle, Jonathan Carslon, Mikelle Charlebois
They are: Undergraduate Student

Mr. Pyle, Mr. Carlson, Ms. Charlebois and Mr. Ewaida each presented research from their summer NSF projects in China at this past weekend's 1st Annual Columbia Valley Undergraduate Asian Studies Research Symposium, held at Washington State University. Their panel, entitled "Water in the World's...

April 17, 2006
News is about Mikelle Charlebois, Gregory Pyle, Peter Ewaida
They are: Undergraduate Student

On March 17, Mikelle, Gregory and Peter presented research papers at the 12th Annual Meeting of the Asian Studies Development Program in Nashville, TN. Their panel, entitled "Environmental Impacts of Economic Growth in Northwest China and the Policy Responses to These Impacts," was co-chaired by...

April 5, 2006
News is about Bobby Cummings and Jeffrey Dippmann
They are: Faculty Member

On March 18, Cummings and Dippmann chaired a panel and presented at the 12th Annual Meeting of the Asian Studies Development Program in Nashville, TN. Their panel, entitled "Infusing Southeast Asian Studies Into the Middle and High School Curriculum of Washington State," featured presentations...

April 5, 2006

Communication Department (submit) Good News


News is about CWU Student Media
They are: Other

GREAT news! The brand new CWU Student Media mobile app is now LIVE and available for download on Apple OS! The app will be pushed into the Android marketplace soon. The CWU Student Media app represents: the Observer, Pulse, CATtv, Newswatch and the Central Communication Agency. The app will...

October 11, 2013
News is about Nick Oliver
They are: Undergraduate Student

Nick Oliver is a Broadcast Journalism Pre Major. He has just been awarded a 2013 Pfizer Communication Fellow position at the upcoming 147th annual session of the National Grange in New Hampshire November 2013. http://wa-...

October 3, 2013
News is about Cesar Garcia
They are: Faculty Member

Cesar Garcia published recently "Using Strategic Communication for Nation-Building in Contemporary Spain: The Basque Case" in International Journal of Strategic Communication, volume 6, issue 3, pp. 212-231.

September 13, 2013

English Department (submit) Good News


News is about Courtney Lear
They are: Graduate Student

The School of Graduate Studies is proud to announce the Dale and Mary Jo Comstock Distinguished Thesis Award recipient:

Ms. Courtney Lear a MA, English (Literature) graduate. Her committee chair is Dr. Toni Culjak

Title: Dystopian Cinderellas: I Follow Him Into the Dark

Ms....

June 18, 2015
News is about Patsy Callaghan
They are: Faculty Member

Patsy Callaghan presented a paper entitled "Living in the Material World: Re-reading Myths in Burkian Ecocritical Terms" at the Popular Culture and American Culture Associations Conference in Albuquerque, February 2013.

November 2, 2014
News is about Patsy Callaghan
They are: Faculty Member

Patsy Callaghan's article "Literature and Ecology": Integrating Story, Science and Standards" was published in English Leadership Quarterly in the April 2013 issue; it received the "Best Article of the Year Award" from the Conference on English Leadership at the National Council of Teachers of...

November 2, 2014

History Department (submit) Good News


News is about Daniel Herman
They are: Faculty Member

History Professor Dan Herman's new book--Rim Country Exodus: A Story of Conquest, Renewal, and Race in the Making--has just come out from University of Arizona Press. It's an epic story of the exodus of Apache and Yavapai peoples. It's also about the very personal relations between soldiers,...

April 22, 2012
News is about Julia James
They are: Graduate Student

Julia James will be attending Syracuse University's History program fall 2011 as a PhD student. The Maxwell School of Citizenship has offered Julia full Teaching Assistant funding in addition to their top fellowship, the Maxwell Fellowship. The fellowship will provide research funds for her...

April 18, 2011
News is about William Holly
They are: Graduate Student

William "Billy" Holly has accepted an offer from Texas Tech University Department of History in Lubbock to join their PhD program beginning in Fall 2011. The offer from TTU included a teaching assistantship for the academic year, with an option for summer sessions. The TTU History Dept. also...

April 5, 2011

Latino and Latin American Studies (submit) Good News


News is about Laura Milner
They are: Faculty Member

Fulbright scholar Laura Milner, PhD, is working with Colombians in Bogotá who value innovation and social responsibility and want their university to become internationally recognized. It turns out they think much like Milner and her colleagues at Central Washington University. Read the rest of...

February 5, 2014

Music Department (submit) Good News


News is about Leah Thomas
They are: Undergraduate Student

The Musicfest Northwest festival selected their top Young Artists last week, with CWU's Leah Thomas taking the number one seat as the winning brass performer.  The Young Artist Division Winners were then invited to play with the Spokane Symphony at the Bing Crosby Theatre on May 13, 2015. The...

May 25, 2015
News is about Vijay Singh and Joe Brooks
They are: Faculty Member

MUSIC faculty professors Joe Brooks and Vijay Singh performed at The Seasons in Yakima Oct. 6, 2013. The program, titled "Autumn Leaves", featured music themed around the Fall season. Brooks played clarinet featuring works by Finzi, Tchaikovsky, and Brahms. Singh sang songs by Purcell, Vaughan...

April 25, 2014
News is about Vijay Singh
They are: Faculty Member

Vijay Singh, Music, guest conducted the Delaware All-State Mixed Choir at the 2014 Delaware Music Educators Association conference February 21-22nd in Seaford, DE. The 140 voice choir was comprised of auditioned high school students from throughout the state of Delaware. Singh conducted the East...

April 3, 2014

Philosophy Department (submit) Good News


News is about Matt Altman
They are: Faculty Member

The CWU Academic Service-Learning Faculty Fellows has announced two winners of its inaugural award to recognize the integration of service-learning in classes taught over the past academic year. One of the winners was our own Dr. Matthew Altman, Professor of Philosophy.

Dr. Altman...

June 3, 2015
News is about Dr. Matthew Altman
They are: Faculty Member

The CWU Academic Service-Learning Faculty Fellows has announced two winners of its inaugural award to recognize the integration of service-learning in classes taught over the past academic year. One of the winners was our own Dr. Matthew Altman, Professor of Philosophy.

Dr. Altman offered...

May 19, 2015
News is about Melanie Stankus
They are: Undergraduate Student

The paper Melanie presented at this year’s Pacific University Undergraduate Philosophy Conference has been selected for publication in Res Cogitans, the online journal that Pacific University runs in order to publish the best conference papers (...

May 7, 2015

Theatre Arts (submit) Good News


News is about Caitlin Cardinale
They are: Undergraduate Student
Class of: 2015

Caitlin Cardinale, BFA Design and Production Senior, and her experience with wigs and hair at Central, showcased in this Central Minute.

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q9F68AG9MQ4&list=...

March 4, 2015
News is about Dustyn Moir
They are: Alumni
Class of: 2014

Dustyn Moir (Actor), BFA Musical Theatre graduate, will join Coeur d'Alene Summer Theatre in all three of their 2015 summer musicals. You will see him playing Reggie in First Date, Peter Pan in Shrek the Musical, and joining the ensemble for Singing' in the Rain.

March 2, 2015
News is about Scott Robinson
They are: Faculty Member

Cwu-Theatre Arts department chair, Scott Robinson, recently met with the delegation from Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics exploring joint degree programs as well as student and faculty exchange opportunities.

February 25, 2015

World Languages (submit) Good News


News is about: Swamidy Ortiz
They are: Undergraduate Student

Swamidy Ortiz, Law and Justice and Spanish major, has been accepted to the Chavez-King Leadership Institute for the 2015-16 academic year. Congratulations, Swamidy!

“The Chavez-King Leadership Institute for Social Change seeks to foster a generation of active and engaged...

August 27, 2015
News is about: Darian Hardy
They are: Undergraduate Student

Darian Hardy, Spanish teaching major, has been accepted to the Chavez-King Leadership Institute for the 2015-16 academic year. Congratulations, Darian!


“The Chavez-King Leadership Institute for Social Change seeks to foster a generation of active and engaged leaders...

August 27, 2015
News is about: Braden Goveia
They are: Undergraduate Student

Braden Goveia, a McNair scholar and a Douglas Honors College student majoring Philosophy and Spanish, has been accepted to the Chavez-King Leadership Institute for the 2015-16 academic year. Congratulations, Braden!

“The Chavez-King Leadership Institute for Social Change...

August 27, 2015

Other (submit) Good News


News is about: Dr. Raymond A. Hall
They are: Faculty Member

Dr Raymond A. Hall in collaboration with Dr. Kathleen Barlow, Chair of Anthropology and Mr Nick Henderson, President of the Roslyn Museum has received the following matching grant. Partnership-in-Scholarship Grant Awarded for African American Migration to the Roslyn, Washington Coal Field Dr....

December 3, 2011