CWUHype CalendarHype Calendarhttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/calendaren-us5th Annual 3-on-3 Tournamenthttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/5th-annual-3-3-tournamentSaturday, February 25Sat, 25 Feb 2017 20:00:00Sports & Recreation,Student Life<p>Recreation Center Basketball Courts • Free •&nbsp;Open to CWU students</p><p>The Wellness Center has teamed up with the Recreation Center for the ultimate tournament for CWU students: prizes in three divisions - CoEd, Recreation, and Competitive. Plus food!</p><p>Spectators are welcome - we've got something fun for you, too.</p>Friday, February 241487975469Mindful Mondayshttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/mindful-mondays-4Monday, February 27Mon, 27 Feb 2017 11:00:00Faculty & Staff,Student Life,New Students<p><strong>Feb. 27, 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 81481227703Marijuana Mondays: THC in Comparison to Other Recreational Drugshttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/marijuana-mondays-thc-comparison-other-recreational-drugsMonday, February 27Mon, 27 Feb 2017 19:00:00Student Life,New Students<p><strong>THC in Comparison to Other Recreational Drugs<br>February 27, 2017 | SURC 140<br>Open to everyone | 7 p.m.</strong></p><p>Need something dope to do this week? Join Kelly Cronic, Health Education intern from the Wellness Center, to learn about the health effects and policy on marijuana research. This is the latest and most reliable information about THC in Comparison to Other Recreational Drugs. The event will foster a safe environment for anyone to ask openly about drug use. And if you get a little hungry, Munchies chips will be provided.</p><p>For more information, contact the Wellness Center at wellness.center@cwu.edu or 509-963-3123.</p></br></br>Friday, January 201484947182Monday Movie Madness: The Edge of Seventeen http://www.cwu.edu/publicity/monday-movie-madness-edge-seventeenMonday, February 27Mon, 27 Feb 2017 19:00:00Entertainment,Student Life,New Students,Other<p>Oh, the unbearable, awkward stages of high school. Well it only gets worse for Nadine when her older, all-star brother dates her best friend. Nadine feels desperate and alone as she seeks a relationship with a thoughtful boy. Which gives her hope. She then realizes things aren’t so bad, after all.</p><p><strong>Why it’s worth watching:</strong>&nbsp; A new-age teen comedy with hot topics. Promisingly funny and far from the usual high school romance.</p><p><strong>For fans of: </strong>Hailee Steinfeld, comedy-dramas, and Mean Girls.</p>Wednesday, February 11485987670Monday Movie Madness: The Edge of Seventeen http://www.cwu.edu/publicity/monday-movie-madness-edge-seventeen-0Monday, February 27Mon, 27 Feb 2017 21:30:00Entertainment,Student Life,New Students,Other<p>Oh, the unbearable awkward stages of high school. Well it only gets worse for Nadine when her older, all-star brother dates her best friend. Nadine feels desperate and alone as she seeks a relationship with a thoughtful boy. Which gives her hope. She then realizes things aren’t so bad, after all.</p><p><strong>Why it’s worth watching:</strong>&nbsp; A new-age teen comedy with hot topics. Promisingly funny and far from the usual high school romance.</p><p><strong>For fans of:</strong> Hailee Steinfeld, comedy-dramas, and Mean Girls.</p>Wednesday, February 11485987834Identity, Stereotypes and Biases (Part II)http://www.cwu.edu/publicity/identity-stereotypes-and-biases-part-iiTuesday, February 28Tue, 28 Feb 2017 16:00:00Seminars & Workshops,Student Life<p>SURC 137A •&nbsp;Free</p><p>This interactive and engaging workshop will help you learn how to communicate effectively with people from diverse backgrounds.&nbsp;</p><p>cwu.edu/student-employment/professional-development-student-employees<br>Student Employment &amp; CLA 963-2072</p><p>&nbsp;</p></br>Thursday, February 231487865476Mardi Gras Dinnerhttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/mardi-gras-dinnerTuesday, February 28Tue, 28 Feb 2017 16:30:00Faculty & Staff,Student Life,Other<p>Holmes Dining Room (SURC) • $14 +tax (meal plan discounts apply) • Special event glass while supplies last</p><p>This is one of Dining Service's most popular special event dinners: a NOLA-inspired feast with a large menu of mouth-watering cajun and southern dishes, sides and dessert.&nbsp;</p><p>The party actually begins in the morning, with chicory coffee and beignets at Cat Trax East and West, plus shrimp po'boy and cajun fries lunch offered at North Village Cafe (priced separately from the dinner)</p>Friday, February 241487976369Family Literacy Night http://www.cwu.edu/publicity/family-literacy-night-7Tuesday, February 28Tue, 28 Feb 2017 18:00:00Academic,Entertainment,Student Life,Other<p>Brooks Library 288 • Free</p><p>Come one, come all – families with children! The CWU Center for Diversity &amp; Social Justice and the Education Department host a series of Family Literacy Nights every quarter with the goal of getting children excited about reading.</p><p>Families are invited to bring their children to read from a variety of books with CWU literacy students. Free popcorn and drinks will be provided and each child will get to take home a book of their choosing.</p><p>Family Literacy Night is a great opportunity for non-traditional students with families to get involved with Central’s community and meet new people. Unable to attend this time? No worries! There will be more scheduled Spring quarter!</p><p>&nbsp;</p>Wednesday, February 11485991926ASCWU Public Meetinghttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/ascwu-public-meeting-16Friday, March 3Fri, 03 Mar 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 151481826732Mindful Mondayshttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/mindful-mondays-5Monday, March 6Mon, 06 Mar 2017 11:00:00Faculty & Staff,Student Life,New Students<p>March 6, 2017<br>11:10-11:30 a.m. | SURC 202<br>Open to CWU | Free</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 81481227780Monday Movie Madness: Passengers http://www.cwu.edu/publicity/monday-movie-madness-passengersMonday, March 6Mon, 06 Mar 2017 19:00:00Entertainment,Student Life,New Students,Other<p>90 years early? No problem! Well, it may be for the two passengers awakened too soon on a spacecraft traveling to a distant colony. Every moment counts with Jim and Aurora as they begin to fall for one another on board a ship that is in grave danger.</p><p><strong>Why it’s worth watching:</strong>&nbsp; Jennifer Lawrence, hello!?</p><p><strong>For fans of:</strong> Chris Pratt, futuristic films, <em>The Hunger Games</em>.</p><p>&nbsp;</p>Wednesday, February 11485988051Monday Movie Madness: Passengers http://www.cwu.edu/publicity/monday-movie-madness-passengers-0Monday, March 6Mon, 06 Mar 2017 21:30:00Entertainment,Student Life,New Students,Other<p>90 years early? No problem! Well, it may be for the two passengers awakened too soon on a spacecraft traveling to a distant colony. Every moment counts with Jim and Aurora as they begin to fall for one another on board a ship that is in grave danger.</p><p><strong>Why it’s worth watching:&nbsp;</strong> Jennifer Lawrence, hello!?</p><p><strong>For fans of: </strong>Chris Pratt, futuristic films, <em>The Hunger Games.</em></p>Wednesday, February 11485988423RV There Yet?http://www.cwu.edu/publicity/rv-there-yetTuesday, March 7Tue, 07 Mar 2017 12:00:00Student Life,New Students<p><strong>RV There Yet?<br>March 7th • SURC East Patio • 12 - 6 pm<br>Open to Everyone • Free</strong></p><p>Compete to win a prize for your club! This is a new twist on Touch a Truck, instead of a truck, competitors will be touching the Wildcat RV on the Student Union and Recreation Center East Patio. There will be free food and hot cocoa available for anyone who swings by and the Wildcat shop inside the RV will be open as well. The ‘Burg will be DJ-ing the event.</p><p>Enter a representative from your club and join the contest to see who can keep their hand on the RV the longest. The last three people standing will win money for their clubs. For first place it’s $500, for second it’s $300 and third place is $200. Participants cannot remove their hand from the truck at all and must stand there for the whole time.</p><p>For more information, contact Stan Southern at ASCWUclubs@cwu.edu, 509-963-1693, in SURC 236.</p></br></br>Friday, February 241487975787Student Academic Senate Meetinghttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/student-academic-senate-meeting-8Tuesday, March 7Tue, 07 Mar 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 131481666854International Caféhttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/international-caf%C3%A9-0Thursday, March 9Thu, 09 Mar 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 March 9th from noon to 1:30 in SURC 137.</p><p>Feel free to bring lunch! We will provide and desserts will be provided. 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 51483654399ASCWU Public Meetinghttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/ascwu-public-meeting-17Friday, March 10Fri, 10 Mar 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 151481826762Monday Movie Madness: SING http://www.cwu.edu/publicity/monday-movie-madness-sing-0Monday, March 13Mon, 13 Mar 2017 21:30:00Entertainment,New Students,Training & Professional Development,Other<p>Rated 4.5/5 stars on IMDB, an animated humanoid animal film is enough to get toes tapping. Dapper Koala Buster Moon is determined to put on the greatest singing competition ever. Five contestants emerge: a timid elephant, a punk-rock porcupine, a mouse, a gorilla and pig.</p><p><strong>Why it’s worth watching: </strong>Lighthearted family-friendly film that features hit songs and an all-star cast.&nbsp;</p><p><strong>For fans of:</strong> <em>Happy Feet</em>, <em>American Idol</em> and musical cartoons.</p>Wednesday, February 11485988811