CWUNewsNewshttp://www.cwu.edu/primate/newsen-usKiri Stauch and Kyle Runzel awarded NSF-EAPSI grantshttp://www.cwu.edu/primate/node/2570Fri, 13 Jan 2017 10:00:14<p>Primate Behavior graduate students Kiri Stauch and Kyle Runzel have been awarded grants from the National Science Foundation-East Asia Pacific Summer Institutes for US graduate students. Congratulations to both on these prestigious awards!</p>New gibbon specieshttp://www.cwu.edu/primate/node/2569Wed, 11 Jan 2017 10:37:15<p>Scientists have determined a new species of <em>Hoolock&nbsp;</em>gibbon in south west China. Check out this <a href="http://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-38576819" target="_blank">BBC article</a>&nbsp;or this <a href="http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/ajp.22631/full" target="_blank">American Journal of Primatology article</a>&nbsp;to find out more. Welcome to the gibbon club,&nbsp;<em>Hoolock&nbsp;tianxing</em>‚Äč, or the common name, Skywalker hoolock gibbon.&nbsp;</p>CHCI chimp updatehttp://www.cwu.edu/primate/node/2567Tue, 10 Jan 2017 11:01:12<p>Dr. Mary Lee Jensvold&nbsp;visited CWU&nbsp;January 4-5th, 2017 to update the public on the well-beings of Tatu and Loulis after they moved from CHCI @ CWU to the Fauna Foundation in Montreal, Canada. They are making new friends and have adjusted well to life at the sanctuary. For the full story, check out the story by the Daily Record: <a href="http://www.dailyrecordnews.com/news/former-ellensburg-chimps-meeting-new-friends-in-canada/article_090c568d-f173-5cc6-96d7-898605a711b1.html" target="_blank">Former Ellensburg chimps meeting new friends in Canada</a>.&nbsp;</p>CWU Gear Up-Anthropologyhttp://www.cwu.edu/primate/node/2566Mon, 09 Jan 2017 10:57:50<p>On January 7th, 2017, CWU hosted hundreds of students and families from the surrounding counties to learn about academic topics available to college students in a fun, hands-on/interactive way. Several PBE graduate students volunteered their time, along with Drs. Jessica Mayhew and J. Hope&nbsp;Amason to create fun activities in the realm of anthropology. Good work, team!&nbsp;</p><p><br><img alt="" src="/primate/sites/cts.cwu.edu.primate/files/images/IMG_4188.JPG" style="width: 800px; height: 600px;"></p></br>Congrats to Ally and Angela!http://www.cwu.edu/primate/node/2565Sun, 08 Jan 2017 13:49:38<p>Ally Farley has been hired by Save the Chimps Inc. as a caregiver and Angela Perry has been hired by Save the Chimps Inc. as an assistant caregiver. Ally Farley completed her graduate degree in Primate Behavior &amp; Ecology at Central Washington University, June 2016. Angela Perry completed her undergraduate degree in Primate Behavior &amp; Ecology at Central Washington University, June 2016.&nbsp;</p><p>Congratulations, ladies!&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://www.savethechimps.org/" target="_blank">Save the Chimps Inc. website</a></p>Thesis Therapyhttp://www.cwu.edu/primate/node/2564Sun, 08 Jan 2017 12:14:38<p>Attention all graduate students:&nbsp;</p><p>Evening workshops will be held in Brooks Library ARC January 17th, 5-7pm and February 21st, 5-7pm&nbsp;featuring: School of Graduate Studies &amp; Research Q&amp;A, Stress Support from the Counseling Center, Peer Review, and Research Help.</p><p>Come for the help; stay for the zen!</p><p>Sponsored by: English Graduate Student Association</p><p>Contact information: Anne.Dennon@cwu.edu or Alexis.Renfro@cwu.edu</p><p><a href="/primate/sites/cts.cwu.edu.primate/files/documents/ThesisTherapy.pdf" target="_blank">Thesis Therapy flyer</a></p>Primate Awareness Speaker Serieshttp://www.cwu.edu/primate/node/2558Fri, 03 Jun 2016 14:43:15<p>Dr. Sofia Bernstein will be presenting a workshop: "Introduction to Using R Statistical Programming" on November 18th, 3-5pm in Dean Hall 103. Everyone is welcome!</p>Next PAN meeting: Nov. 30thhttp://www.cwu.edu/primate/node/2557Tue, 24 May 2016 13:12:25<p>PAN meeting will be held November 30th at 5pm in the third floor lobby of Dean Hall.</p>Dr. Lixing Sun, guest lecture, Dec. 2http://www.cwu.edu/primate/node/2556Wed, 11 May 2016 11:24:03<p>Dr. Lixing Sun, Professor of Biological Sciences and 2016 CWU Phi Kappa Phi Scholar of the Year, will present a guest lecture entitled "Evolutionary thinking and society: A biologist's venture into the world of his own species" on Friday, December 2, at 3:30pm in Science 216. Admission is free and open to the public.</p><p><img alt="" src="/primate/sites/cts.cwu.edu.primate/files/Flyer%202.pdf" style="width: 500px; height: 725px;"></p>New Species of Dwarf Lemur Discoveredhttp://www.cwu.edu/primate/node/2555Thu, 05 May 2016 18:59:15<p>Sent by PBE student Angela Perry: quite exciting news!</p><p>http://news.discovery.com/animals/new-dwarf-lemur-species-found-in-madagascar-151012.htm</p>