CWUHype CalendarHype Calendarhttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/calendaren-usWi-Fi Facelift: Goodbye “CWU-WPA,” Hello “CWU-Wildcats”http://www.cwu.edu/publicity/wi-fi-facelift-goodbye-%E2%80%9Ccwu-wpa%E2%80%9D-hello-%E2%80%9Ccwu-wildcats%E2%80%9D-0Tuesday, June 30Tue, 30 Jun 2015 0:00:00Faculty & Staff,Student Life,New Students<p>CWU’s Information Services department is in the process of updating and improving Central’s wireless internet connection. The currently utilized “CWU-WPA” will be phased out in favor of the new “CWU-Wildcats” connection. With more bandwidth and faster connection speeds, “CWU-Wildcats” will better serve the entire CWU community while allowing room for future growth and expansion of campus facilities and the increasing number of users.</p><p>The switch will affect all devices currently connected to the internet via CWU’s Wi-Fi network, including computers, smartphones and gaming systems. “CWU Wildcats” is available for early adoption and students, staff and faculty are encouraged to update their connections and certificates in order to be ready for the removal of “CWU WPA” by the start of the 2015-16 academic year.</p><p>Apple users: delete cwu-wpa connection and add cwu-wildcats<br>PC users: go to www.cwu.edu/wildcats and follow steps</p><p>Don’t be left in the dark. Prepare early and get your devices ready for CWU’s new wireless network so you’ll be ready to web-surf when you return to campus next year.&nbsp;</p><p>For more information, please visit www.cwu.edu/its-helpdesk/.</p></br>Monday, June 291435617399Wellness Center Social Norms Campaign: Think high-risk drinking must be a part of the college experience? Not so fast.http://www.cwu.edu/publicity/wellness-center-social-norms-campaign-think-high-risk-drinking-must-be-part-college-experience-not-0Tuesday, June 30Tue, 30 Jun 2015 0:00:00Student Life,New Students,Other<p>To keep promoting healthy living at CWU, the Wellness Center is continuing their Social Norms campaign, funded by a grant they received from the National Social Norms Institute. The campaign has multiple strategies and facets, including talking with students about how to be fun and safe and presenting pleasantly surprising statistics on student drinking through a campus-wide campaign.</p><p><img alt="" src="/publicity/sites/cts.cwu.edu.publicity/files/Social%20Norms%20Spring%20WCA.jpg" style="width: 575px; height: 383px;"></p><p>If students do decide to drink, the Wellness Center encourages them to remember to avoid mixing energy drinks and alcohol, avoid drinking games and pace your drinks at one or less and hour.</p><p>For more information please contact the Wellness Center at 509-963-3213, SURC 139 or wellness@cwu.edu.</p>Tuesday, June 301435700665Get to know your 2015-2016 Student Governmenthttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/get-know-your-2015-2016-student-governmentTuesday, June 30Tue, 30 Jun 2015 0:00:00Student Life,New Students,Other<p>The Associated Students of Central Washington University (ASCWU) Student Government is elected by the student body on an annual basis. This governance entity works to represent the student voice on all levels at the university. If you want to get involved, ASCWU is your best resource, so stop by SURC 236 anytime, especially during the Wildcat Snapshots on Day 1 of Discover Orientation at 4:30 p.m.</p><p><img alt="" src="/publicity/sites/cts.cwu.edu.publicity/files/ascwu_wca.jpg" style="width: 500px; height: 333px;"></p><p>Follow us @ascwuSG on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram!</p>Tuesday, June 301435705855Student Tech Fee: Your dollars at work! http://www.cwu.edu/publicity/student-tech-fee-your-dollars-workWednesday, July 1Wed, 01 Jul 2015 0:00:00Student Life,New Students,Other<p>Every quarter CWU students pay a $30 Student Technology Fee to help various technological and computer equipment needs around campus. For example, the fee recently allocated 50 new Macbook Pro laptops to the Student Union and Recreation Center (SURC) Information Booth for students to check out, thousands of dollars in classroom technology around campus, and WiFi coverage for Student Village and the Commons Area, just to name a few!</p><p>Visit this website to learn more about where the Student Technology Fee funds are going: www.cwu.edu/student-success/student-technology-fee-council</p><p style="text-align: center;"><img alt="" src="/publicity/sites/cts.cwu.edu.publicity/files/student%20tech%20fee.jpg" style="width: 360px; height: 600px;"></p></p style="text-align: center;">Wednesday, July 11435784008Wi-Fi Facelift: Goodbye “CWU-WPA,” Hello “CWU-Wildcats”http://www.cwu.edu/publicity/wi-fi-facelift-goodbye-%E2%80%9Ccwu-wpa%E2%80%9D-hello-%E2%80%9Ccwu-wildcats%E2%80%9D-1Wednesday, July 8Wed, 08 Jul 2015 0:00:00Faculty & Staff,Student Life,New Students,Other<p>CWU’s Information Services department is in the process of updating and improving Central’s wireless internet connection. The currently utilized “CWU-WPA” will be phased out in favor of the new “CWU-Wildcats” connection. With more bandwidth and faster connection speeds, “CWU-Wildcats” will better serve the entire CWU community while allowing room for future growth and expansion of campus facilities and the increasing number of users.</p><p>The switch will affect all devices currently connected to the internet via CWU’s Wi-Fi network, including computers, smartphones and gaming systems. “CWU Wildcats” is available for early adoption and students, staff and faculty are encouraged to update their connections and certificates in order to be ready for the removal of “CWU WPA” by the start of the 2015-16 academic year.</p><p>Apple users: delete cwu-wpa connection and add cwu-wildcats<br>PC users: go to www.cwu.edu/wildcats and follow steps</p><p>Don’t be left in the dark. Prepare early and get your devices ready for CWU’s new wireless network so you’ll be ready to web-surf when you return to campus next year.</p><p>For more information, please visit www.cwu.edu/its-helpdesk/.</p></br>Monday, June 291435617438Wellness Center Social Norms Campaign: Think high-risk drinking must be a part of the college experience? Not so fast.http://www.cwu.edu/publicity/wellness-center-social-norms-campaign-think-high-risk-drinking-must-be-part-college-experience-not-1Wednesday, July 8Wed, 08 Jul 2015 0:00:00Student Life,Other<p>To keep promoting healthy living at CWU, the Wellness Center is continuing their Social Norms campaign, funded by a grant they received from the National Social Norms Institute. The campaign has multiple strategies and facets, including talking with students about how to be fun and safe and presenting pleasantly surprising statistics on student drinking through a campus-wide campaign.</p><p><img alt="" src="/publicity/sites/cts.cwu.edu.publicity/files/Social%20Norms%20Spring%20WCA.jpg" style="width: 550px; height: 366px;"></p><p>If students do decide to drink, the Wellness Center encourages them to remember to avoid mixing energy drinks and alcohol, avoid drinking games and pace your drinks at one or less and hour.</p><p>For more information please contact the Wellness Center at 509-963-3213, SURC 139 or wellness@cwu.edu.</p>Tuesday, June 301435700772Get to know your 2015-2016 Student Governmenthttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/get-know-your-2015-2016-student-government-0Wednesday, July 8Wed, 08 Jul 2015 0:00:00Student Life,New Students,Other<p>The Associated Students of Central Washington University (ASCWU) Student Government is elected by the student body on an annual basis. This governance entity works to represent the student voice on all levels at the university. If you want to get involved, ASCWU is your best resource, so stop by SURC 236 anytime, especially during the Wildcat Snapshots on Day 1 of Discover Orientation at 4:30 p.m.</p><p><img alt="" src="/publicity/sites/cts.cwu.edu.publicity/files/ascwu_wca.jpg" style="width: 500px; height: 333px;"></p><p>Follow us @ascwuSG on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram!</p>Tuesday, June 301435705912Student Tech Fee: Your dollars at work! http://www.cwu.edu/publicity/student-tech-fee-your-dollars-work-0Thursday, July 9Thu, 09 Jul 2015 0:00:00Student Life,New Students,Other<p>Every quarter CWU students pay a $30 Student Technology Fee to help various technological and computer equipment needs around campus. For example, the fee recently allocated 50 new Macbook Pro laptops to the Student Union and Recreation Center (SURC) Information Booth for students to check out, thousands of dollars in classroom technology around campus, and WiFi coverage for Student Village and the Commons Area, just to name a few!</p><p style="text-align: center;"><img alt="" src="/publicity/sites/cts.cwu.edu.publicity/files/student%20tech%20fee.jpg" style="width: 360px; height: 600px;"></p><p>Visit this website to learn more about where the Student Technology Fee funds are going: www.cwu.edu/student-success/student-technology-fee-council</p></p style="text-align: center;">Wednesday, July 11435784058Wi-Fi Facelift: Goodbye “CWU-WPA,” Hello “CWU-Wildcats”http://www.cwu.edu/publicity/wi-fi-facelift-goodbye-%E2%80%9Ccwu-wpa%E2%80%9D-hello-%E2%80%9Ccwu-wildcats%E2%80%9D-2Thursday, July 16Thu, 16 Jul 2015 0:00:00Faculty & Staff,Student Life,New Students,Other<p>CWU’s Information Services department is in the process of updating and improving Central’s wireless internet connection. The currently utilized “CWU-WPA” will be phased out in favor of the new “CWU-Wildcats” connection. With more bandwidth and faster connection speeds, “CWU-Wildcats” will better serve the entire CWU community while allowing room for future growth and expansion of campus facilities and the increasing number of users.</p><p>The switch will affect all devices currently connected to the internet via CWU’s Wi-Fi network, including computers, smartphones and gaming systems. “CWU Wildcats” is available for early adoption and students, staff and faculty are encouraged to update their connections and certificates in order to be ready for the removal of “CWU WPA” by the start of the 2015-16 academic year.</p><p>Apple users: delete cwu-wpa connection and add cwu-wildcats<br>PC users: go to www.cwu.edu/wildcats and follow steps</p><p>Don’t be left in the dark. Prepare early and get your devices ready for CWU’s new wireless network so you’ll be ready to web-surf when you return to campus next year.</p><p>For more information, please visit www.cwu.edu/its-helpdesk/.</p></br>Monday, June 291435617478Wellness Center Social Norms Campaign: Think high-risk drinking must be a part of the college experience? Not so fast.http://www.cwu.edu/publicity/wellness-center-social-norms-campaign-think-high-risk-drinking-must-be-part-college-experience-not-2Thursday, July 16Thu, 16 Jul 2015 0:00:00Student Life,Other<p>To keep promoting healthy living at CWU, the Wellness Center is continuing their Social Norms campaign, funded by a grant they received from the National Social Norms Institute. The campaign has multiple strategies and facets, including talking with students about how to be fun and safe and presenting pleasantly surprising statistics on student drinking through a campus-wide campaign.</p><p><img alt="" src="/publicity/sites/cts.cwu.edu.publicity/files/Social%20Norms%20Spring%20WCA.jpg" style="width: 500px; height: 333px;"></p><p>If students do decide to drink, the Wellness Center encourages them to remember to avoid mixing energy drinks and alcohol, avoid drinking games and pace your drinks at one or less and hour.</p><p>For more information please contact the Wellness Center at 509-963-3213, SURC 139 or wellness@cwu.edu.</p>Tuesday, June 301435700898Get to know your 2015-2016 Student Governmenthttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/get-know-your-2015-2016-student-government-1Thursday, July 16Thu, 16 Jul 2015 0:00:00Student Life,New Students,Other<p>The Associated Students of Central Washington University (ASCWU) Student Government is elected by the student body on an annual basis. This governance entity works to represent the student voice on all levels at the university. If you want to get involved, ASCWU is your best resource, so stop by SURC 236 anytime, especially during the Wildcat Snapshots on Day 1 of Discover Orientation at 4:30 p.m.</p><p><img alt="" src="/publicity/sites/cts.cwu.edu.publicity/files/ascwu_wca.jpg" style="width: 500px; height: 333px;"></p><p>Follow us @ascwuSG on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram!</p>Tuesday, June 301435705953Student Tech Fee: Your dollars at work!http://www.cwu.edu/publicity/student-tech-fee-your-dollars-work-1Friday, July 17Fri, 17 Jul 2015 0:00:00Student Life,New Students,Other<p>Every quarter CWU students pay a $30 Student Technology Fee to help various technological and computer equipment needs around campus. For example, the fee recently allocated 50 new Macbook Pro laptops to the Student Union and Recreation Center (SURC) Information Booth for students to check out, thousands of dollars in classroom technology around campus, and WiFi coverage for Student Village and the Commons Area, just to name a few!</p><p style="text-align: center;"><img alt="" src="/publicity/sites/cts.cwu.edu.publicity/files/student%20tech%20fee.jpg" style="width: 360px; height: 600px;"></p><p>Visit this website to learn more about where the Student Technology Fee funds are going: www.cwu.edu/student-success/student-technology-fee-council</p></p style="text-align: center;">Wednesday, July 11435784102Wi-Fi Facelift: Goodbye “CWU-WPA,” Hello “CWU-Wildcats”http://www.cwu.edu/publicity/wi-fi-facelift-goodbye-%E2%80%9Ccwu-wpa%E2%80%9D-hello-%E2%80%9Ccwu-wildcats%E2%80%9D-3Friday, July 24Fri, 24 Jul 2015 0:00:00Faculty & Staff,Student Life,New Students,Other<p>CWU’s Information Services department is in the process of updating and improving Central’s wireless internet connection. The currently utilized “CWU-WPA” will be phased out in favor of the new “CWU-Wildcats” connection. With more bandwidth and faster connection speeds, “CWU-Wildcats” will better serve the entire CWU community while allowing room for future growth and expansion of campus facilities and the increasing number of users.</p><p>The switch will affect all devices currently connected to the internet via CWU’s Wi-Fi network, including computers, smartphones and gaming systems. “CWU Wildcats” is available for early adoption and students, staff and faculty are encouraged to update their connections and certificates in order to be ready for the removal of “CWU WPA” by the start of the 2015-16 academic year.</p><p>Apple users: delete cwu-wpa connection and add cwu-wildcats<br>PC users: go to www.cwu.edu/wildcats and follow steps</p><p>Don’t be left in the dark. Prepare early and get your devices ready for CWU’s new wireless network so you’ll be ready to web-surf when you return to campus next year.</p><p>For more information, please visit www.cwu.edu/its-helpdesk/.</p></br>Monday, June 291435617515Wellness Center Social Norms Campaign: Think high-risk drinking must be a part of the college experience? Not so fast.http://www.cwu.edu/publicity/wellness-center-social-norms-campaign-think-high-risk-drinking-must-be-part-college-experience-not-3Friday, July 24Fri, 24 Jul 2015 0:00:00Student Life,New Students,Other<p>To keep promoting healthy living at CWU, the Wellness Center is continuing their Social Norms campaign, funded by a grant they received from the National Social Norms Institute. The campaign has multiple strategies and facets, including talking with students about how to be fun and safe and presenting pleasantly surprising statistics on student drinking through a campus-wide campaign.</p><p><img alt="" src="/publicity/sites/cts.cwu.edu.publicity/files/Social%20Norms%20Spring%20WCA.jpg" style="width: 500px; height: 333px;"></p><p>If students do decide to drink, the Wellness Center encourages them to remember to avoid mixing energy drinks and alcohol, avoid drinking games and pace your drinks at one or less and hour.</p><p>For more information please contact the Wellness Center at 509-963-3213, SURC 139 or wellness@cwu.edu.</p>Tuesday, June 301435701002Get to know your 2015-2016 Student Governmenthttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/get-know-your-2015-2016-student-government-2Friday, July 24Fri, 24 Jul 2015 0:00:00Student Life,New Students,Other<p>The Associated Students of Central Washington University (ASCWU) Student Government is elected by the student body on an annual basis. This governance entity works to represent the student voice on all levels at the university. If you want to get involved, ASCWU is your best resource, so stop by SURC 236 anytime, especially during the Wildcat Snapshots on Day 1 of Discover Orientation at 4:30 p.m.</p><p><img alt="" src="/publicity/sites/cts.cwu.edu.publicity/files/ascwu_wca.jpg" style="width: 500px; height: 333px;"></p><p>Follow us @ascwuSG on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram!</p>Tuesday, June 301435705995SEOIs Open – Fill Out Your Student Evaluations of Instruction!http://www.cwu.edu/publicity/seois-open-%E2%80%93-fill-out-your-student-evaluations-instruction-1Friday, July 24Fri, 24 Jul 2015 0:00:00Academic,Faculty & Staff,Student Life,New Students,Training & Professional Development,Other<p>In the midst of the summer quarter hustle and bustle, students are strongly encouraged to remember to fill out their Student Evaluation of Instruction surveys (SEOIs). SEOIs are anonymous evaluations of instructors’ performances throughout the quarter, and provide students the opportunity to openly and honestly evaluate their professors. SEOIs will be available under the applications link in MyCWU, on Canvas and via CWU email beginning Friday, July 24 and running through Friday, July 31. All students should feel free to respond as honestly as possible, as all submissions are anonymous, and professors do not receive their evaluations until several days after grades are due.</p><p>The CWU Administration holds student feedback in high regard, so students should take the SEOIs and the outlet they provide seriously. SEOIs are used in the faculty and tenure review processes as well as for the accreditation of CWU. The more students who respond to SEOIs, the more weight they carry.</p><p>For more information, please see Frequently Asked Questions at http://www.cwu.edu/seoi/StudentFAQ#EvalLogin or contact Tom Henderson, Director of Academic Assessment, at 509-963-2046 or henderst@cwu.edu.</p>Wednesday, July 11435769471Student Tech Fee: Your dollars at work!http://www.cwu.edu/publicity/student-tech-fee-your-dollars-work-2Saturday, July 25Sat, 25 Jul 2015 0:00:00Student Life,New Students,Other<p>Every quarter CWU students pay a $30 Student Technology Fee to help various technological and computer equipment needs around campus. For example, the fee recently allocated 50 new Macbook Pro laptops to the Student Union and Recreation Center (SURC) Information Booth for students to check out, thousands of dollars in classroom technology around campus, and WiFi coverage for Student Village and the Commons Area, just to name a few!</p><p style="text-align: center;"><img alt="" src="/publicity/sites/cts.cwu.edu.publicity/files/student%20tech%20fee.jpg" style="width: 360px; height: 600px;"></p><p>Visit this website to learn more about where the Student Technology Fee funds are going: www.cwu.edu/student-success/student-technology-fee-council</p></p style="text-align: center;">Wednesday, July 11435784148SEOIs Open – Fill Out Your Student Evaluations of Instruction!http://www.cwu.edu/publicity/seois-open-%E2%80%93-fill-out-your-student-evaluations-instruction-2Friday, August 14Fri, 14 Aug 2015 0:00:00Academic,Faculty & Staff,Student Life,New Students,Training & Professional Development,Other<p>In the midst of the summer quarter hustle and bustle, students are strongly encouraged to remember to fill out their Student Evaluation of Instruction surveys (SEOIs). SEOIs are anonymous evaluations of instructors’ performances throughout the quarter, and provide students the opportunity to openly and honestly evaluate their professors. SEOIs will be available under the applications link in MyCWU, on Canvas and via CWU email beginning Friday, August 14 and running through Friday, August 21. All students should feel free to respond as honestly as possible, as all submissions are anonymous, and professors do not receive their evaluations until several days after grades are due.</p><p>The CWU Administration holds student feedback in high regard, so students should take the SEOIs and the outlet they provide seriously. SEOIs are used in the faculty and tenure review processes as well as for the accreditation of CWU. The more students who respond to SEOIs, the more weight they carry.</p><p>For more information, please see Frequently Asked Questions at http://www.cwu.edu/seoi/StudentFAQ#EvalLogin or contact Tom Henderson, Director of Academic Assessment, at 509-963-2046 or henderst@cwu.edu.</p>Wednesday, July 11435769540