CWUHype CalendarHype Calendarhttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/calendaren-usHomecoming Entertainment Headliner: Iliza Shlesinger Tickets on Sale Now!http://www.cwu.edu/publicity/homecoming-entertainment-headliner-iliza-shlesinger-2Sunday, August 30Sun, 30 Aug 2015 0:00:00Entertainment,Fine & Performing Arts,Student Life,New Students,Other<p>NBC’s Last Comic Standing winner Iliza Shlesinger is set to bust a few guts as the entertainment headliner for CWU Homecoming 2015. Everyone is invited to attend Saturday, Oct. 24 at 8 p.m. in the CWU Student Union and Recreation Center (SURC) Ballroom. Tickets are $12 for CWU students w/ID, $18 for general admission and $25 for reserved seating. Tickets are available at www.cwu.edu/tickets.</p><p>Since winning Season 6 of “Last Comic Standing” Shlesinger has found resounding success performing live stand-up in front of sell-out crowds. In a partnership with online-streaming company Netflix, Shlesinger released two comedy specials as timed exclusives: “War Paint” in 2013, and “Freezing Hot” in January 2015. Both received commercial and critical appraisal.</p><p>As part of “Freezing Hot’s” release, Shlesinger is currently touring the U.S., including CWU where she will be performing material from that special in addition to all new jokes. Tickets to the Oct. 24 show are available now at www.cwu.edu/tickets.</p><p>For more information please contact Campus Activities at 509-963-1450 or Drummond@cwu.edu.</p>Thursday, August 61438879477Homecoming Entertainment Headliner: Iliza Shlesinger Tickets on Sale Now!http://www.cwu.edu/publicity/homecoming-entertainment-headliner-iliza-shlesinger-3Monday, September 7Mon, 07 Sep 2015 0:00:00Entertainment,Fine & Performing Arts,Student Life,New Students,Other<p>NBC’s Last Comic Standing winner Iliza Shlesinger is set to bust a few guts as the entertainment headliner for CWU Homecoming 2015. Everyone is invited to attend Saturday, Oct. 24 at 8 p.m. in the CWU Student Union and Recreation Center (SURC) Ballroom. Tickets are $12 for CWU students w/ID, $18 for general admission and $25 for reserved seating. Tickets are available at www.cwu.edu/tickets.</p><p>Since winning Season 6 of “Last Comic Standing” Shlesinger has found resounding success performing live stand-up in front of sell-out crowds. In a partnership with online-streaming company Netflix, Shlesinger released two comedy specials as timed exclusives: “War Paint” in 2013, and “Freezing Hot” in January 2015. Both received commercial and critical appraisal.</p><p>As part of “Freezing Hot’s” release, Shlesinger is currently touring the U.S., including CWU where she will be performing material from that special in addition to all new jokes. Tickets to the Oct. 24 show are available now at www.cwu.edu/tickets.</p><p>For more information please contact Campus Activities at 509-963-1450 or Drummond@cwu.edu.</p>Thursday, August 61438879514Homecoming Entertainment Headliner: Iliza Shlesinger Tickets on Sale Now!http://www.cwu.edu/publicity/homecoming-entertainment-headliner-iliza-shlesinger-4Tuesday, September 15Tue, 15 Sep 2015 0:00:00Entertainment,Fine & Performing Arts,Student Life,New Students,Other<p>NBC’s Last Comic Standing winner Iliza Shlesinger is set to bust a few guts as the entertainment headliner for CWU Homecoming 2015. Everyone is invited to attend Saturday, Oct. 24 at 8 p.m. in the CWU Student Union and Recreation Center (SURC) Ballroom. Tickets are $12 for CWU students w/ID, $18 for general admission and $25 for reserved seating. Tickets are available at www.cwu.edu/tickets.</p><p>Since winning Season 6 of “Last Comic Standing” Shlesinger has found resounding success performing live stand-up in front of sell-out crowds. In a partnership with online-streaming company Netflix, Shlesinger released two comedy specials as timed exclusives: “War Paint” in 2013, and “Freezing Hot” in January 2015. Both received commercial and critical appraisal.</p><p>As part of “Freezing Hot’s” release, Shlesinger is currently touring the U.S., including CWU where she will be performing material from that special in addition to all new jokes. Tickets to the Oct. 24 show are available now at www.cwu.edu/tickets.</p><p>For more information please contact Campus Activities at 509-963-1450 or Drummond@cwu.edu.</p>Thursday, August 61438879547Outdoor Movie: "Jurassic World"http://www.cwu.edu/publicity/monday-movie-madness-%E2%80%9Cjurassic-world%E2%80%9D-0Monday, September 21Mon, 21 Sep 2015 22:00:00Entertainment,Student Life,Other<p>To kick-off back to school at CWU, Campus Activities will be holding a special Monday Movie Madness outside, weather permitting.</p><p>124 min • Action/Adventure • Closed captioning available<br>Directed by Colin Trevorrow</p><p>In a world of superheroes, giant robots and insane car stunts, who would have guessed dinosaurs still evoked so much fanfare? Currently sitting as 2015’s highest domestic box office release, "Jurassic World" takes us back to the park we visited for the first time 22 years ago. This blockbuster event has it all: witty humor, high-stakes action, and an attractive cast.</p><p>Why it’s worth seeing: It’s "Jurassic Park," only bigger. Plus, it’s one of the best blockbuster movies released this year.</p><p>For fans of: “Jurassic Park” and “Jaws.”</p></br>Tuesday, August 111439313330Monday Movie Madness: “Avengers: Age of Ultron”http://www.cwu.edu/publicity/monday-movie-madness-%E2%80%9Cavengers-age-ultron%E2%80%9DMonday, September 28Mon, 28 Sep 2015 19:00:00Entertainment,Student Life,Other<p>Where: SURC Theatre<br>Times: 7 and 9:45 p.m.<br>Cost: Free for CWU students w/ID, $3 GA<br>Closed Captioning Available: Arrive at the SURC Theatre 30 minutes prior to the show to speak with either Event Support staff or any of the Campus Activities programmers, who will be more than happy to add subtitles to the film.<br>Contact: Campus Activities, 509-963-1450</p></br></br></br></br>Tuesday, August 111439313362Monday Movie Madness: “Avengers: Age of Ultron”http://www.cwu.edu/publicity/monday-movie-madness-%E2%80%9Cavengers-age-ultron%E2%80%9D-0Monday, September 28Mon, 28 Sep 2015 21:45:00Entertainment,Student Life,Other<p>Where: SURC Theatre<br>Times: 7 and 9:45 p.m.<br>Cost: Free for CWU students w/ID, $3 GA<br>Closed Captioning Available: Arrive at the SURC Theatre 30 minutes prior to the show to speak with either Event Support staff or any of the Campus Activities programmers, who will be more than happy to add subtitles to the film.<br>Contact: Campus Activities, 509-963-1450</p></br></br></br></br>Tuesday, August 111439313387Kittitas Connect: Yakima River Canyonhttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/kittitas-connect-yakima-river-canyonSaturday, October 3Sat, 03 Oct 2015 9:00:00Alumni,Entertainment,Sports & Recreation,Student Life,New Students,Training & Professional Development,Other<p>Looking for a way to get outdoors and enjoy the sunshine with friends while making a positive impact on the environment? Then now is the time to register for Kittitas Connect: Yakima River Canyon. This event is co-sponsored by the Center for Leadership and Community Engagement (CLCE), Outdoor Pursuits and Rentals (OPR) and the Bureau of Land Management, and is designed to bring students together for a day of floating the Yakima River while picking up litter along the way. Space is limited, so visit the CLCE office in SURC 256 to register now! Registration and participation are free.</p><p>The event will take place Saturday, Oct. 3 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Participants will meet in the SURC Pit and then be transported to and from the Yakima River.</p><p>For more information contact the CLCE at 509-963-1850, email clce@cwu.edu, visit their website at www.cwu.edu/leadership-engage or stop by their office in SURC 256.</p>Thursday, September 31441305640Monday Movie Madness: “Ted 2”http://www.cwu.edu/publicity/monday-movie-madness-%E2%80%9Cted-2%E2%80%9DMonday, October 5Mon, 05 Oct 2015 19:00:00Entertainment,Student Life,Other<p>Where: SURC Theatre<br>Times: 7 and 9:30 p.m.<br>Cost: Free for CWU students w/ID, $3 GA<br>Closed Captioning Available: Arrive at the SURC Theatre 30 minutes prior to the show to speak with either Event Support staff or any of the Campus Activities programmers, who will be more than happy to add subtitles to the film.<br>Contact: Campus Activities, 509-963-1450</p></br></br></br></br>Tuesday, August 111439313419Monday Movie Madness: “Ted 2”http://www.cwu.edu/publicity/monday-movie-madness-%E2%80%9Cted-2%E2%80%9D-0Monday, October 5Mon, 05 Oct 2015 21:30:00Entertainment,Student Life,Other<p>Where: SURC Theatre<br>Times: 7 and 9:30 p.m.<br>Cost: Free for CWU students w/ID, $3 GA<br>Closed Captioning Available: Arrive at the SURC Theatre 30 minutes prior to the show to speak with either Event Support staff or any of the Campus Activities programmers, who will be more than happy to add subtitles to the film.<br>Contact: Campus Activities, 509-963-1450</p></br></br></br></br>Tuesday, August 111439313448Kittitas Connect: Downtown Storm Drain Stenciling Projecthttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/kittitas-connect-downtown-storm-drain-stenciling-projectSaturday, October 10Sat, 10 Oct 2015 9:30:00Alumni,Entertainment,Sports & Recreation,Student Life,New Students,Training & Professional Development,Other<p>Have you ever stopped to consider where wastewater ends up once it washes down city storm drains? Contrary to what you may assume, it does not go to a treatment plant but rather directly into the streams and rivers that surround Ellensburg. The drains are designed to redirect rainwater, but unfortunately pollutants and contaminants do get mixed in.</p><p>In an effort to educate the public about the problem, the CWU Center for Leadership and Community Engagement (CLCE) is hosting Kittitas Connect: Downtown Storm Drain Stenciling, a fun and free event which will offer volunteers a chance to leave their touch on the streets of downtown Ellensburg by marking the city’s storm drains with a “Dump no Waste, Drains to River” spray paint stencil.</p><p>Event registration begins at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 10 in the Student Union and Recreation Center (SURC) Pit and volunteers will depart at 10 a.m. for various downtown locations. Free and open to everyone, this event is co-sponsored by the CLCE and the City of Ellensburg.</p><p>For more information contact the CLCE at 509-963-1850, email clce@cwu.edu, visit their website at www.cwu.edu/leadership-engage or stop by their office in SURC 256.</p>Thursday, September 31441305490Monday Movie Madness: “Minions”http://www.cwu.edu/publicity/monday-movie-madness-%E2%80%9Cminions%E2%80%9DMonday, October 12Mon, 12 Oct 2015 19:00:00Entertainment,Student Life,Other<p>Where: SURC Theatre<br>Times: 7 and 9:30 p.m.<br>Cost: Free for CWU students w/ID, $3 GA<br>Closed Captioning Available: Arrive at the SURC Theatre 30 minutes prior to the show to speak with either Event Support staff or any of the Campus Activities programmers, who will be more than happy to add subtitles to the film.<br>Contact: Campus Activities, 509-963-1450</p></br></br></br></br>Tuesday, August 111439313478Monday Movie Madness: “Minions”http://www.cwu.edu/publicity/monday-movie-madness-%E2%80%9Cminions%E2%80%9D-0Monday, October 12Mon, 12 Oct 2015 21:30:00Entertainment,Student Life,Other<p>Where: SURC Theatre<br>Times: 7 and 9:30 p.m.<br>Cost: Free for CWU students w/ID, $3 GA<br>Closed Captioning Available: Arrive at the SURC Theatre 30 minutes prior to the show to speak with either Event Support staff or any of the Campus Activities programmers, who will be more than happy to add subtitles to the film.<br>Contact: Campus Activities, 509-963-1450</p></br></br></br></br>Tuesday, August 111439313508Homecoming Week 2015http://www.cwu.edu/publicity/homecoming-week-2015Monday, October 19Mon, 19 Oct 2015 0:00:00Entertainment,Exhibits,Faculty & Staff,Sports & Recreation,Student Life,New Students,Other<p>Celebrate Homecoming Week with a wide variety of events and activities. From Mr. and Ms. Central and Spirit Splash competitions to Wellington's Wildfire, athletic events and top notch entertainment, this is a great week to celebrate being a Wildcat. Check out the schedule <a href="http://www.cwu.edu/publicity/homecoming-week" target="_blank">here!</a></p>Monday, October 61412660420Kittitas Connect: Make a Difference Dayhttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/kittitas-connect-make-difference-daySaturday, October 24Sat, 24 Oct 2015 9:30:00Alumni,Entertainment,Faculty & Staff,Sports & Recreation,Student Life,New Students,Training & Professional Development,Other<p>Everyone has the power to do something that improves the life of another. Whether it’s starting a project that helps one person or working on one that benefits a whole community, every contribution makes a difference.</p><p>The Center for Leadership and Community Engagement (CLCE) wants to give CWU Students an opportunity to participate in Make a Difference Day, the largest single-day volunteering effort in the country, by helping the Ellensburg Downtown Association prepare the 65 downtown flower pots for winter. Join your peers and colleagues for a fun outdoor activity while also helping to preserve the beauty of downtown Ellensburg.</p><p>Volunteer check in is at 9:30 a.m. in the Student Union and Recreation Center (SURC) Pit and will leave by 10 a.m. for Rotary Pavilion.</p><p>For more information contact the CLCE at 509-963-1850, email clce@cwu.edu, visit their website at www.cwu.edu/leadership-engage or stop by their office in SURC 256.</p>Thursday, September 31441305776Monday Movie Madness: “Ant Man”http://www.cwu.edu/publicity/monday-movie-madness-%E2%80%9Cant-man%E2%80%9DMonday, October 26Mon, 26 Oct 2015 19:00:00Entertainment,Student Life,Other<p>Where: SURC Theatre<br>Times: 7 and 9:30 p.m.<br>Cost: Free for CWU students w/ID, $3 GA<br>Closed Captioning Available: Arrive at the SURC Theatre 30 minutes prior to the show to speak with either Event Support staff or any of the Campus Activities programmers, who will be more than happy to add subtitles to the film.<br>Contact: Campus Activities, 509-963-1450</p></br></br></br></br>Tuesday, August 111439313542Monday Movie Madness: “Ant Man”http://www.cwu.edu/publicity/monday-movie-madness-%E2%80%9Cant-man%E2%80%9D-0Monday, October 26Mon, 26 Oct 2015 21:30:00Entertainment,Student Life,Other<p>Where: SURC Theatre<br>Times: 7 and 9:30 p.m.<br>Cost: Free for CWU students w/ID, $3 GA<br>Closed Captioning Available: Arrive at the SURC Theatre 30 minutes prior to the show to speak with either Event Support staff or any of the Campus Activities programmers, who will be more than happy to add subtitles to the film.<br>Contact: Campus Activities, 509-963-1450</p></br></br></br></br>Tuesday, August 111439313568Monday Movie Madness: “Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation”http://www.cwu.edu/publicity/monday-movie-madness-%E2%80%9Cmission-impossible-rogue-nation%E2%80%9DMonday, November 2Mon, 02 Nov 2015 19:00:00Entertainment,Student Life,Other<p>Where: SURC Theatre<br>Times: 7 and 9:30 p.m.<br>Cost: Free for CWU students w/ID, $3 GA<br>Closed Captioning Available: Arrive at the SURC Theatre 30 minutes prior to the show to speak with either Event Support staff or any of the Campus Activities programmers, who will be more than happy to add subtitles to the film.<br>Contact: Campus Activities, 509-963-1450</p></br></br></br></br>Tuesday, August 111439313597Monday Movie Madness: “Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation”http://www.cwu.edu/publicity/monday-movie-madness-%E2%80%9Cmission-impossible-rogue-nation%E2%80%9D-0Monday, November 2Mon, 02 Nov 2015 21:30:00Entertainment,Student Life,Other<p>Where: SURC Theatre<br>Times: 7 and 9:30 p.m.<br>Cost: Free for CWU students w/ID, $3 GA<br>Closed Captioning Available: Arrive at the SURC Theatre 30 minutes prior to the show to speak with either Event Support staff or any of the Campus Activities programmers, who will be more than happy to add subtitles to the film.<br>Contact: Campus Activities, 509-963-1450</p></br></br></br></br>Tuesday, August 111439313624Monday Movie Madness: “Straight Outta Compton”http://www.cwu.edu/publicity/monday-movie-madness-%E2%80%9Cstraight-outta-compton%E2%80%9DMonday, November 9Mon, 09 Nov 2015 19:00:00Entertainment,Student Life,Other<p>Where: SURC Theatre<br>Times: 7 and 9:45 p.m.<br>Cost: Free for CWU students w/ID, $3 GA<br>Closed Captioning Available: Arrive at the SURC Theatre 30 minutes prior to the show to speak with either Event Support staff or any of the Campus Activities programmers, who will be more than happy to add subtitles to the film.<br>Contact: Campus Activities, 509-963-1450</p></br></br></br></br>Tuesday, August 111439313660Monday Movie Madness: “Straight Outta Compton”http://www.cwu.edu/publicity/monday-movie-madness-%E2%80%9Cstraight-outta-compton%E2%80%9D-0Monday, November 9Mon, 09 Nov 2015 21:45:00Entertainment,Student Life,Other<p>Where: SURC Theatre<br>Times: 7 and 9:45 p.m.<br>Cost: Free for CWU students w/ID, $3 GA<br>Closed Captioning Available: Arrive at the SURC Theatre 30 minutes prior to the show to speak with either Event Support staff or any of the Campus Activities programmers, who will be more than happy to add subtitles to the film.<br>Contact: Campus Activities, 509-963-1450</p></br></br></br></br>Tuesday, August 111439313685Monday Movie Madness: “The Man from U.N.C.L.E.”http://www.cwu.edu/publicity/monday-movie-madness-%E2%80%9C-man-uncle%E2%80%9DMonday, November 16Mon, 16 Nov 2015 19:00:00Entertainment,Student Life,Other<p>Where: SURC Theatre<br>Times: 7 and 9:30 p.m.<br>Cost: Free for CWU students w/ID, $3 GA<br>Closed Captioning Available: Arrive at the SURC Theatre 30 minutes prior to the show to speak with either Event Support staff or any of the Campus Activities programmers, who will be more than happy to add subtitles to the film.<br>Contact: Campus Activities, 509-963-1450</p></br></br></br></br>Tuesday, August 111439313719Monday Movie Madness: “The Man from U.N.C.L.E.”http://www.cwu.edu/publicity/monday-movie-madness-%E2%80%9C-man-uncle%E2%80%9D-0Monday, November 16Mon, 16 Nov 2015 21:30:00Entertainment,Student Life,Other<p>Where: SURC Theatre<br>Times: 7 and 9:30 p.m.<br>Cost: Free for CWU students w/ID, $3 GA<br>Closed Captioning Available: Arrive at the SURC Theatre 30 minutes prior to the show to speak with either Event Support staff or any of the Campus Activities programmers, who will be more than happy to add subtitles to the film.<br>Contact: Campus Activities, 509-963-1450</p></br></br></br></br>Tuesday, August 111439313740Monday Movie Madness: “Pitch Perfect 2”http://www.cwu.edu/publicity/monday-movie-madness-%E2%80%9Cpitch-perfect-2%E2%80%9DMonday, November 30Mon, 30 Nov 2015 19:00:00Entertainment,Student Life,Other<p>Where: SURC Theatre<br>Times: 7 and 9:30 p.m.<br>Cost: Free for CWU students w/ID, $3 GA<br>Closed Captioning Available: Arrive at the SURC Theatre 30 minutes prior to the show to speak with either Event Support staff or any of the Campus Activities programmers, who will be more than happy to add subtitles to the film.<br>Contact: Campus Activities, 509-963-1450</p></br></br></br></br>Tuesday, August 111439313764Monday Movie Madness: “Pitch Perfect 2”http://www.cwu.edu/publicity/monday-movie-madness-%E2%80%9Cpitch-perfect-2%E2%80%9D-0Monday, November 30Mon, 30 Nov 2015 21:30:00Entertainment,Student Life,Other<p>Where: SURC Theatre<br>Times: 7 and 9:30 p.m.<br>Cost: Free for CWU students w/ID, $3 GA<br>Closed Captioning Available: Arrive at the SURC Theatre 30 minutes prior to the show to speak with either Event Support staff or any of the Campus Activities programmers, who will be more than happy to add subtitles to the film.<br>Contact: Campus Activities, 509-963-1450</p></br></br></br></br>Tuesday, August 111439313786