CWUHype CalendarHype Calendarhttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/calendaren-usWinter Warm-Up Clothing Collectionhttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/winter-warm-clothing-collection-0Monday, January 16Mon, 16 Jan 2017 0:00:00Alumni,Faculty & Staff,Student Life,New Students,Other<p><strong>Collection Locations: D&amp;M Coffee on 3rd &amp; Pine, CWU Brooks Library first floor lobby, SURC tabling area-west</strong></p><p>The cold temperatures this year make it harder to stay toasty. But you can help out people who are less fortunate by donating lightly used coats, gloves, hats, socks and scarves during the Winter Warm-Up Clothing Collection Drive. Items will be donated to the Ellensburg Community Clothing Center.</p><p>Help someone stay a little warmer this season.</p><p>For more information contact Malia at the ASCWU office, 509-963-1693.</p>Tuesday, January 101484086709International Caféhttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/international-caf%C3%A9Thursday, January 19Thu, 19 Jan 2017 12:00:00Student Life<p>The international café is an opportunity for cross-cultural friendships, understanding and learning opportunities. Come and interact with CWU’s international students over leadership and community engagement roles on Jan. 19 from noon to 1:30 in SURC 137.</p><p>Feel free to bring lunch! We will provide beverages and desserts. It is encouraged to sign up ahead of time. This event is free and open to everyone. For more information, please contact Kim Jellison at <strong>509.963.1978</strong> or email <a href="mailto:kim.jellison@cwu.edu">kim.jellison@cwu.edu</a>.</p></a href="mailto:kim.jellison@cwu.edu">Thursday, January 51483654255Winter intramural sports registration closeshttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/winter-intramural-sports-registration-closesThursday, January 19Thu, 19 Jan 2017 17:00:00Faculty & Staff,Sports & Recreation,Student Life,New Students<p>Registration open: Jan. 4 at 8 a.m. to Jan. 19 at 5 p.m.<br>Indoor Sports:&nbsp; Basketball, dodgeball, indoor soccer and volleyball<br>Register &amp; More info: www.imleagues.com/cwu<br>Cost: $55/team, $60/elite team</p><p>Stay warm this winter quarter by playing against your fellow wildcats in intramural sports. Registration opens on January 4 at 8 a.m. and closes on January 19 at 5 p.m. so don’t wait! For registration instructions, team registration costs and to create your own team, visit www.imleagues.com/cwu.</p><p>Students, faculty and staff can compete in basketball, dodgeball, indoor soccer and volleyball. Intramurals offers open, coed and elite leagues for each sport. The winner of each league will get a championship t-shirt and the elite league champion will receive not only a t-shirt but also an additional award. It doesn’t matter what your level of fitness or competitiveness is, there’s a league out there for you!</p><p>For more information, contact Jordan Stinglen at 509-963-3511 or jordan.stinglen@cwu.edu.</p></br></br></br>Wednesday, November 161479340766ASCWU Public Meetinghttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/ascwu-public-meeting-10Friday, January 20Fri, 20 Jan 2017 9:00:00Academic,Student Life,Training & Professional Development<p><strong>Fridays | 9 a.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 www.cwu.edu/ascwu or visit their office in SURC 236.</p><p>Follow @ascwusg to stay up to date with all things ASCWU!</p></br></br>Thursday, December 151481826522Mindful Mondayshttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/mindful-mondays-0Monday, January 23Mon, 23 Jan 2017 11:00:00Faculty & Staff,Student Life,New Students<p><strong>Jan. 23, 2017<br>11:10-11:30 a.m. | SURC 202<br>Open to CWU | Free</strong></p><p>Take some time out of your week to focus on the here and now with Mindful Mondays. These once-a-week 20-minute sessions will help you be fully present. Sometimes students get overwhelmed with school, work and their social lives without being aware of where they are in the moment.</p><p>The relaxing sessions will be held on Jan. 9, 23, 30; Feb. 6, 13, 27 and March 6 in SURC 202 from 11:10 to 11:30 a.m. Each one is open and free for all CWU students, staff and faculty.</p><p>For more information, contact the Wellness Center at 509-963-3213, wellness@cwu.edu, or in SURC Room 139.</p></br></br>Thursday, December 81481227503Monday Movie Madness: Kubo and the Two Stringshttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/monday-movie-madness-kubo-and-two-stringsMonday, January 23Mon, 23 Jan 2017 19:00:00Alumni,Entertainment,Faculty & Staff,Student Life,New Students,Other<p>The story of Kubo (Art Parkinson), a boy with supernatural gifts who inadvertently summons vengeful spirits from his past, is set in a feudal Japan infused with enchantment.&nbsp;</p><p><strong>Why it's worth seeing</strong>: The story arc is less linear than most big-release animated children’s films from studios like Pixar or Dreamworks, and is filled with characters more complex, quirky looking, and decidedly less two-dimensional (no pun intended) than most American characters.</p><p><strong>For fans of:&nbsp;</strong>&nbsp;Studio Ghibli film or Hiroyuku Okiura’s A Letter to Momo — or more familiarly, films like The Book of Life or The Boxtrolls.</p><p><strong>SURC Theatre • Free for CWU students w/ ID, $3 GA</strong></p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><strong>Closed captioning available. Contact event staff 30 min before screening.</strong></p><p>&nbsp;</p>Wednesday, January 111484166153Monday Movie Madness: Kubo and the Two Stringshttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/monday-movie-madness-kubo-and-two-strings-0Monday, January 23Mon, 23 Jan 2017 21:30:00Alumni,Entertainment,Faculty & Staff,Student Life,New Students<br><br><p>The story of Kubo (Art Parkinson), a boy with supernatural gifts who inadvertently summons vengeful spirits from his past, is set in a feudal Japan infused with enchantment.</p><p><strong>Why it's worth seeing</strong>:&nbsp;The story arc is less linear than most big-release animated children’s films from studios like Pixar or Dreamworks, and is filled with characters more complex, quirky looking, and decidedly less two-dimensional (no pun intended) than most American characters.</p><p><strong>For fans of</strong>: Studio Ghibli film or Hiroyuku Okiura’s A Letter to Momo — or more familiarly, films like The Book of Life or The Boxtrolls.<strong>SURC Theatre • Free for CWU students w/ ID, $3 GA</strong></p><p><strong>Closed captioning available. Contact event staff 30 min before screening.</strong></p><p>&nbsp;</p></br></br>Wednesday, January 111484166268Lion Rock Visiting Writers Series - Zach VandeZandehttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/lion-rock-visiting-writers-series-zach-vandezandeTuesday, January 24Tue, 24 Jan 2017 0:00:00Academic,Alumni,Entertainment,Faculty & Staff,Fine & Performing Arts,Seminars & Workshops,Student Life,New Students<p>CWU’s Lion Rock Visiting Writers Series returns with Zach VandeZande, novelist and English professor, who will give a craft talk and read from some of his work.&nbsp;VandeZande is known for his novel <em>Apathy and Paying Rent</em>, as well as his forthcoming story collection <em>Lesser American Boys</em>. His fiction has appeared in <em>Ninth Letter, Gettysburg Review, Yemassee, Word Riot, Portland Review, Cutbank, Sundog Literature, Passages North, Beloit, Slice Magazine, Atlas Review, The Adroit Journal</em>, and others.</p><p>Craft talk: “Under the Pulled Rug: On Productively Violating the Reader-Author Contract”<br>Noon in Black Hall room 151</p><p>Reading and book signing:<br>7:30 p.m. in Student Union Ballroom. Books will be available for purchase, courtesy of the Wildcat Shop.</p><p>Both events are free and open to the public. This event is sponsored by CWU College of Arts and Humanities, Department of English, Karen Gookin, and the Wildcat Shop.</p><p>Persons of disability may make arrangements for reasonable accommodation by calling 509-963-1745 or emailing DS@cwu.edu. For more information about the Lion Rock series, visit the Lion Rock event web page or contact Lisa Norris at <strong>509-963-1745</strong> or <a href="mailto:Lisa.Norris@cwu.edu">Lisa.Norris@cwu.edu</a>.</p></br></br></a href="mailto:Lisa.Norris@cwu.edu">Thursday, January 121484264300Student Academic Senate Meetinghttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/student-academic-senate-meeting-5Tuesday, January 24Tue, 24 Jan 2017 19:00:00Academic,Faculty & Staff,Student Life,Training & Professional Development<p><strong>Winter Quarter Meetings: Jan. 10, 24, Feb. 7, 21 and Mar. 7<br>7 p.m. | Black Hall 151<br>Free | Open to CWU students</strong></p><p>Want to get involved on campus in a big way? The Student Academic Senate (SAS) invites all CWU students to their meetings throughout the quarter. Students can participate by holding a senate seat or voicing their academic and departmental concerns.</p><p>SAS is comprised of student senators from each department on campus and serves as a strong student voice to many entities on campus such as the administration and faculty. The Senate's main goals are to spread awareness of important information throughout every department, and to allocate money to students when appropriate.</p><p>For more information, contact Ryan Zimmerman at cwuacademic@cwu.edu or in SURC 236.</p></br></br>Tuesday, December 131481664589Rogues & Heroes: Star Wars and the Cultural Imaginationhttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/rogues-heroes-star-wars-and-cultural-imaginationWednesday, January 25Wed, 25 Jan 2017 17:00:00Academic,Entertainment,Student Life,Other<p><strong>Black Hall 151 • Free and open to the public</strong></p><p>What’s the cultural significance of Star Wars? Find out at Rogues and Heroes: Star Wars and the Cultural Imagination, a panel discussion about the cultural significance of the characters, narratives, and images of the Star Wars films.&nbsp;</p><p>Discussants will be CWU professors Matthew Altman, Chair of Philosophy &amp; Religious Studies; Cindy Coe, Professor of Philosophy &amp; Religious Studies; Dominic Klyve, Associate Professor of Math; and Bruce Palmquist, Physics professor.</p><p>This event sponsored by the Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies, Winter 2017 Colloquium. For more information, contact Cindy Coe at Cynthia.Coe@cwu.edu.</p>Monday, January 91484011199ASCWU Public Meetinghttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/ascwu-public-meeting-11Friday, January 27Fri, 27 Jan 2017 9:00:00Academic,Student Life,Training & Professional Development<p><strong>Fridays | 9 a.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 www.cwu.edu/ascwu or visit their office in SURC 236.</p><p>Follow @ascwusg to stay up to date with all things ASCWU!</p></br></br>Thursday, December 151481826549Mindful Mondayshttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/mindful-mondays-1Monday, January 30Mon, 30 Jan 2017 11:00:00Faculty & Staff,Student Life,New Students<p><strong>Jan. 30, 2017<br>11:10-11:30 a.m. | SURC 202<br>Open to CWU | Free</strong></p><p><br>Take some time out of your week to focus on the here and now with Mindful Mondays. These once-a-week 20-minute sessions will help you be fully present. Sometimes students get overwhelmed with school, work and their social lives without being aware of where they are in the moment.</p><p>The relaxing sessions will be held on Jan. 9, 23, 30; Feb. 6, 13, 27 and March 6 in SURC 202 from 11:10 to 11:30 a.m. Each one is open and free for all CWU students, staff and faculty.</p><p>For more information, contact the Wellness Center at 509-963-3213, wellness@cwu.edu, or in SURC Room 139.</p></br></br></br>Thursday, December 81481227557Blood Drive http://www.cwu.edu/publicity/blood-drive-0Monday, January 30Mon, 30 Jan 2017 11:00:00Alumni,Faculty & Staff,Student Life,New Students,Other<p><strong>January 30 &amp; 31 | 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.<br>SURC 137 A/B<br>Free | Open to everyone<br>Walk-ins welcome | Donors need ID to check-in</strong></p><p>One donation has the power to save THREE lives. The American Red Cross and the Center for Leadership and Community Engagement (CLCE) challenges students, faculty, staff and community members to participate in their Blood Drive on Jan. 30 and 31 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Student Union and Recreation Center (SURC) room 137.</p><p>Walk-in donations will be accepted, no appointment needed, though a valid government issued I.D. is required. The goal of the blood drive is to collect 80 units of blood! Wildcats, it’s time to roll up those sleeves and help save a life.</p><p>For more information contact the CLCE at 509-963-1850 or clce@cwu.edu.</p><p><br>The CLCE is always looking for volunteers to help at this quarterly event and those who are interested are encouraged to register beforehand by stopping by the CLCE office in the SURC 256 or visiting www.cwu.edu/leadership-engage/ and clicking the “Get Involved” link.</p></br></br></br></br>Tuesday, December 131481651939Monday Movie Madness: Moanahttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/monday-movie-madness-moanaMonday, January 30Mon, 30 Jan 2017 19:00:00Alumni,Entertainment,Faculty & Staff,Student Life,New Students,Other<p>A sweeping, CG-animated adventure about a spirited teenager who sails out on a daring mission to prove herself a master wayfinder and fulfill her ancestors' unfinished quest. During her journey, Moana meets the once-mighty demi-god Maui, and together, they traverse the open ocean on an action-packed voyage, encountering enormous fiery creatures and impossible odds.</p><p><strong>Why it's worth watching</strong>: The DIsney film offers positive messages of self-discovery and empowerment.</p><p><strong>For fans of</strong>: Hamilton, The Polynesian culture and feel-good music.</p><p><strong>SURC Theatre • Free for CWU students w/ ID, $3 GA</strong></p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><strong>Closed captioning available. Contact event staff 30 min before screening.</strong></p>Wednesday, January 111484166317Monday Movie Madness: Moanahttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/monday-movie-madness-moana-0Monday, January 30Mon, 30 Jan 2017 21:30:00Alumni,Entertainment,Faculty & Staff,Student Life,New Students,Other<p>A sweeping, CG-animated adventure about a spirited teenager who sails out on a daring mission to prove herself a master wayfinder and fulfill her ancestors' unfinished quest. During her journey, Moana meets the once-mighty demi-god Maui, and together, they traverse the open ocean on an action-packed voyage, encountering enormous fiery creatures and impossible odds.</p><p>Why it's worth watching: The DIsney film offers positive messages of self-discovery and empowerment.</p><p>For fans of: Hamilton, The Polynesian culture and feel-good music.<strong>SURC Theatre • Free for CWU students w/ ID, $3 GA</strong></p><p><strong>Closed captioning available. Contact event staff 30 min before screening.</strong></p>Wednesday, January 111484166368ResLife Student Employment Application Deadlinehttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/reslife-student-employment-application-deadlineTuesday, January 31Tue, 31 Jan 2017 0:00:00Student Life,New Students,Training & Professional Development<p>Are you outgoing, friendly and well organized? Are you the kind of person who friends come to for help and advice? Are you looking for a way to get more involved on campus and in your community? University Housing’s ResLife is currently recruiting student employees for the 2016-17 academic year, including Living Learning Community Programmers, Apartment Community Programmers and Apartment Managers. Informational sessions for interested students will be offered in Wellington Event Center at the following times:</p><ul><li>Saturday, Oct. 22 at 2:30 p.m.</li><li>Wednesday, Oct. 26 at 12 p.m.</li><li>Thursday, Oct. 27 at 7 p.m.</li><li>Friday, Oct. 28 at 7 p.m.</li></ul><p>ResLife student employees benefit through networking opportunities, personal growth, resume building, lifelong friendships and problem solving skills.</p><p>To learn more and to apply for these opportunities visit <a href="http://www.cwu.edu/housing/employment" target="_blank">www.cwu.edu/housing/employment</a> and follow the on-campus student employment link. Don’t miss this opportunity to become a leader and role model at CWU and to make a positive impact on campus. The deadline to apply is Tuesday, Jan. 31, so don’t wait!</p><p>For more information, contact Ashley Harden at Ashley.Harden@cwu.edu or 509-963-2982.</p>Tuesday, October 181476813924Blood Drive http://www.cwu.edu/publicity/blood-drive-1Tuesday, January 31Tue, 31 Jan 2017 11:00:00Alumni,Faculty & Staff,Student Life,New Students,Other<p><strong>January 30 &amp; 31 | 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.<br>SURC 137 A/B<br>Free | Open to everyone<br>Walk-ins welcome | Donors need ID to check-in</strong></p><p>One donation has the power to save THREE lives. The American Red Cross and the Center for Leadership and Community Engagement (CLCE) challenges students, faculty, staff and community members to participate in their Blood Drive on Jan. 30 and 31 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Student Union and Recreation Center (SURC) room 137.</p><p>Walk-in donations will be accepted, no appointment needed, though a valid government issued I.D. is required. The goal of the blood drive is to collect 80 units of blood! Wildcats, it’s time to roll up those sleeves and help save a life.</p><p>For more information contact the CLCE at 509-963-1850 or clce@cwu.edu.</p><p><br>The CLCE is always looking for volunteers to help at this quarterly event and those who are interested are encouraged to register beforehand by stopping by the CLCE office in the SURC 256 or visiting www.cwu.edu/leadership-engage/ and clicking the “Get Involved” link.</p></br></br></br></br>Tuesday, December 131481651987ASCWU Public Meetinghttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/ascwu-public-meeting-12Friday, February 3Fri, 03 Feb 2017 10:00:00Academic,Student Life,Training & Professional Development<p><strong>Fridays | 10 a.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 www.cwu.edu/ascwu or visit their office in SURC 236.</p><p>Follow @ascwusg to stay up to date with all things ASCWU!</p></br></br>Thursday, December 151481826583Mindful Mondayshttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/mindful-mondays-2Monday, February 6Mon, 06 Feb 2017 11:00:00Faculty & Staff,Student Life,New Students<p><strong>Feb. 6, 2017</strong><br>11:10-11:30 a.m. | SURC 202<br>Open to CWU | Free</p><p><br>Take some time out of your week to focus on the here and now with Mindful Mondays. These once-a-week 20-minute sessions will help you be fully present. Sometimes students get overwhelmed with school, work and their social lives without being aware of where they are in the moment.</p><p>The relaxing sessions will be held on Jan. 9, 23, 30; Feb. 6, 13, 27 and March 6 in SURC 202 from 11:10 to 11:30 a.m. Each one is open and free for all CWU students, staff and faculty.</p><p>For more information, contact the Wellness Center at 509-963-3213, wellness@cwu.edu, or in SURC Room 139.</p></br></br></br>Thursday, December 81481227606Monday Movie Madness: Dr. Strangehttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/monday-movie-madness-dr-strangeMonday, February 6Mon, 06 Feb 2017 19:00:00Alumni,Entertainment,Faculty & Staff,Student Life,Other<p><strong>SURC Theatre • Free for CWU students w/ ID, $3 GA<br>Closed captioning available. Contact event staff 30 min before screening.</strong></p></br>Wednesday, January 111484166422Monday Movie Madness: Dr. Strangehttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/monday-movie-madness-dr-strange-0Monday, February 6Mon, 06 Feb 2017 22:00:00Alumni,Entertainment,Faculty & Staff,Student Life,New Students,Other<p><strong>SURC Theatre • Free for CWU students w/ ID, $3 GA<br>Closed captioning available. Contact event staff 30 min before screening.</strong></p></br>Wednesday, January 111484166537Student Academic Senate Meetinghttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/student-academic-senate-meeting-6Tuesday, February 7Tue, 07 Feb 2017 19:00:00Academic,Faculty & Staff,Student Life,Training & Professional Development<p><strong>Winter Quarter Meetings: Jan. 10, 24, Feb. 7, 21 and Mar. 7<br>7 p.m. | Black Hall 151<br>Free | Open to CWU students</strong></p><p>Want to get involved on campus in a big way? The Student Academic Senate (SAS) invites all CWU students to their meetings throughout the quarter. Students can participate by holding a senate seat or voicing their academic and departmental concerns.</p><p>SAS is comprised of student senators from each department on campus and serves as a strong student voice to many entities on campus such as the administration and faculty. The Senate's main goals are to spread awareness of important information throughout every department, and to allocate money to students when appropriate.</p><p>For more information, contact Ryan Zimmerman at cwuacademic@cwu.edu or in SURC 236.</p></br></br>Tuesday, December 131481666709ASCWU Public Meetinghttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/ascwu-public-meeting-13Friday, February 10Fri, 10 Feb 2017 10:00:00Academic,Student Life,Training & Professional Development<p><strong>Fridays | 10 a.m.</strong><br><strong>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 www.cwu.edu/ascwu or visit their office in SURC 236.</p><p>Follow @ascwusg to stay up to date with all things ASCWU!</p></br></br>Thursday, December 151481826609Clear the Way Snow Shovelinghttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/clear-way-snow-shoveling-0Saturday, February 11Sat, 11 Feb 2017 10:00:00Alumni,Entertainment,Faculty & Staff,New Students,Other<p><strong>Feb. 11 • 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.<br>Check-in: 10 - 10:30 a.m. • SURC Pit<br>Free • Open to everyone</strong></p><p><strong>** Volunteers: Sign-up in SURC 256 **</strong></p><p>A winter wonderland is beautiful, but snowy conditions are difficult for disabled or elderly residents in our community. It’s time to give back. Student and local community volunteers will shovel snow from sidewalks and driveways for local residents in need on Feb. 11. All volunteers should check-in between 10 and 10:30 a.m. in the SURC Pit.</p><p>Ensure everyone in our community can travel safely to-and-from their homes during the icy winter months. Sign-up to volunteer in the Center for Leadership and Community Engagement in SURC 256.</p><p>This program depends on the accumulation of snowfall. Snow removal equipment, transportation and lunch are provided.</p><p>For more information contact the CLCE at 509-963-1850, clce@cwu.edu or in SURC 256.</p></br></br>Thursday, December 81481225491Manastash Call for Submissions Closeshttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/manastash-call-submissions-closesMonday, February 13Mon, 13 Feb 2017 0:00:00Fine & Performing Arts,Student Life,New Students<p><strong>Manastash Call for Submissions<br>January 4th - February 13th<br>Free • Open to CWU Students</strong></p><p><br>The English Department is seeking talented writers, poets, photographers and artists to fill the pages of Manastash—CWU’s student-produced literary journal. This entirely student-produced journal is one of Central’s gems.</p><p>You can send in submissions online at http://manastash.submittable.com/submit until Monday, Feb. 13. Manastash accepts any kind of writing or art. Some past submissions include photography, poems, short stories and creative non-fiction writing. So, whether it is an intriguing short story, captivating photo or well-researched non-fiction piece, send it in. The department is always looking for original content.</p><p>The content will be selected by students in the English Department taking the Manastash practicum course. These students will organize and design the journal’s layout until each piece of writing or art is presented in the best possible way.</p><p>For more information, contact Xavier Cavazos at 509-963-1550 or cavazosp@cwu.edu or at www.cwu.edu/manastash.</p></br></br></br>Friday, December 91481322510Mindful Mondayshttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/mindful-mondays-3Monday, February 13Mon, 13 Feb 2017 11:00:00Faculty & Staff,Student Life,New Students<p><strong>Feb. 13, 2017<br>11:10-11:30 a.m. | SURC 202<br>Open to CWU | Free</strong></p><p><br>Take some time out of your week to focus on the here and now with Mindful Mondays. These once-a-week 20-minute sessions will help you be fully present. Sometimes students get overwhelmed with school, work and their social lives without being aware of where they are in the moment.</p><p>The relaxing sessions will be held on Jan. 9, 23, 30; Feb. 6, 13, 27 and March 6 in SURC 202 from 11:10 to 11:30 a.m. Each one is open and free for all CWU students, staff and faculty.</p><p>For more information, contact the Wellness Center at 509-963-3213, wellness@cwu.edu, or in SURC Room 139.</p></br></br></br>Thursday, December 81481227652ASCWU Public Meetinghttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/ascwu-public-meeting-14Friday, February 17Fri, 17 Feb 2017 10:00:00Academic,Student Life,Training & Professional Development<p><strong>Fridays | 10 a.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 www.cwu.edu/ascwu or visit their office in SURC 236.</p><p>Follow @ascwusg to stay up to date with all things ASCWU!</p></br></br>Thursday, December 151481826684Student Academic Senate Meetinghttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/student-academic-senate-meeting-7Tuesday, February 21Tue, 21 Feb 2017 19:00:00Academic,Faculty & Staff,Student Life,Training & Professional Development<p><strong>Winter Quarter Meetings: Jan. 10, 24, Feb. 7, 21 and Mar. 7<br>7 p.m. | Black Hall 151<br>Free | Open to CWU students</strong></p><p>Want to get involved on campus in a big way? The Student Academic Senate (SAS) invites all CWU students to their meetings throughout the quarter. Students can participate by holding a senate seat or voicing their academic and departmental concerns.</p><p>SAS is comprised of student senators from each department on campus and serves as a strong student voice to many entities on campus such as the administration and faculty. The Senate's main goals are to spread awareness of important information throughout every department, and to allocate money to students when appropriate.</p><p>For more information, contact Ryan Zimmerman at cwuacademic@cwu.edu or in SURC 236.</p></br></br>Tuesday, December 1314816668239th Annual Leadership Conferencehttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/9th-annual-leadership-conferenceThursday, February 23Thu, 23 Feb 2017 9:00:00Academic,Conferences & Camps,Entertainment,Faculty & Staff,Seminars & Workshops,Student Life,New Students,Training & Professional Development<p><strong>The Best You Can Be: Snapshots of Leadership, Work, and Purpose</strong></p><p>CWU’s 9th annual leadership conference for campus and community members is right around the corner. This year’s theme focuses on being the best you can be and organizers have a great program lined up!</p><p>Dr. Bertice Berry, a best-selling author and award-winning lecturer, is this years’ keynote speaker. Multiple workshops with presenters from campus and the community will provide an inspirational and motivating time. Those who take part in the Feb. 23 conference will walk away with leadership skills and purpose.</p><p>Registration is open Jan. 17 - Feb. 17 at www.cwu.edu/leadership-engage. A $10 registration fee will cover lunch with the keynote speaker and workshops.</p><p>This event is sponsored by the Center for Leadership and Engagement and is open to everyone.<br>For more information, please contact Joanne Perez at <a href="mailto:perezjo@cwu.edu ">perezjo@cwu.edu </a>or at <strong>509.963.2187</strong></p></br></a href="mailto:perezjo@cwu.edu ">Thursday, January 121484260938ASCWU Public Meetinghttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/ascwu-public-meeting-15Friday, February 24Fri, 24 Feb 2017 10:00:00Academic,Student Life,Training & Professional Development<p><strong>Fridays | 10 a.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 www.cwu.edu/ascwu or visit their office in SURC 236.</p><p>Follow @ascwusg to stay up to date with all things ASCWU!</p></br></br>Thursday, December 151481826709