CWUSURC CalendarSURC Calendarhttp://www.cwu.edu/surc/calendaren-usSexhibition: Artists Wanted!http://www.cwu.edu/surc/sexhibition-artists-wantedMonday, January 26Mon, 26 Jan 2015 0:00:00Exhibits,Student Life,New Students<p>Sexhibition: Artists Wanted!</p><p>As a part of Sex Central, CWU’s annual sexual health campaign, the Wellness Center will again host Sexhibition, an art show featuring student artists who are invited to create artwork made of condoms as a way of bringing attention to sexual health. From Jan. 26 to Feb. 6, students can visit the Wellness Center in Student Union and Recreation Center (SURC) 139 to pick up their free supply of 200 condoms to create an original work of art. Students can work individually or in teams, and there is no cost to participate. Each piece of art must be completed before the event, which will be Tuesday, Feb. 24 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. in the SURC Pit. Attendees will be able to vote for their favorite projects, two of which will be chosen as winners. Each winning individual or team will receive a $50 gift card to the Wildcat Shop. Attendance is free and open to everyone.<br><br>New this year, participants will submit a written explanation of how their work relates to and promotes sexual health, which must be submitted to the Wellness Center by Friday, Feb. 24. Students may create any kind of art, be it a sculpture, a mixed media piece or a photograph, as long as the focus of the piece is on the condoms.<br><br>For more information, please contact the CWU Wellness Center at 509-963-3213 or wellness@cwu.edu.</p>Thursday, January 221421942908Comedy Nighthttp://www.cwu.edu/surc/comedy-nightSaturday, January 31Sat, 31 Jan 2015 21:00:00Entertainment,Student Life,New Students<p>Double the comedians, double the laughs! Campus Activities is known for bringing talented performers of all disciplines to CWU, and Campus Activities comedy programs never fail to bring in not only distinguished comics, but also crowds ready for a laugh and a good time. Two of the Northwest’s own comedians, Andrew Rivers and Drew Barth, will bring their humor to CWU on Saturday, Jan. 31 at 9 p.m. in the CWU Student Union and Recreation Center (SURC) Ballroom. Admission is free for CWU students $5 for general admission at the door.<br><br>Rivers was named a finalist in the 2013 Tacomedy Contest, and has toured and performed in 33 states and opened for many shows including “Whose Line is it Anyway?” Barth has opened for such big names as Nick Swardson, Jim Gaffigan and Greg Behrendt, and has performed at many colleges.<br><br>For more information, please contact Campus Activities at 509-963-1450 or drummond@cwu.edu.</p>Thursday, January 221421943150Unheard Voices Benefit Concert at CWU: Fighting Human and Labor Trafficking in WAhttp://www.cwu.edu/surc/unheard-voices-benefit-concert-cwu-fighting-human-and-labor-trafficking-waWednesday, February 4Wed, 04 Feb 2015 18:30:00Entertainment,Fine & Performing Arts,Student Life,New Students<p>Combining live music with charitable organizations for their quarterly Unheard Voices program is just one way the CWU Center for Leadership and Community Engagement (CLCE) brings the community together for worthy causes. This quarter, CLCE has chosen to focus their Unheard Voices event on bringing awareness to Human and Labor Trafficking in Washington State, and will feature three local musicians. Thanks to CLCE’s partnership with CWU Campus Activities, this event will also feature Will Evans, solo artist and songwriter and front man for the rock band Barefoot Truth. Alongside the music, members of the Northwest Justice Project and The Washington Anti-Trafficking Response Network (WARN) will be speaking, as well as members of the CWU Feminist Club and the CWU Human Trafficking Club. Come for an evening of valuable information as well as entertainment Wednesday, Feb. 4 from 6:30 to 9 p.m. in the CWU Student Union and Recreation Center (SURC) Pit. This event is free and open to the public.<br><br>The musical performances will be interspersed between discussion on labor and human trafficking in Washington State. As well as joining the conversation, the Northwest Justice Project, WARN, the CWU Feminist Club and the CWU Human Trafficking Club will have tables in the Pit with information on trafficking and on how to get involved in the fight against it.<br><br>For more information, please contact CLCE at 509-963-1850 or clce@cwu.edu.</p>Thursday, January 221421943072Sexhibition: Condom Art Show at CWUhttp://www.cwu.edu/surc/sexhibition-condom-art-show-cwuTuesday, February 24Tue, 24 Feb 2015 9:00:00Entertainment,Student Life,New Students<p>Sexhibition: Condom Art Show at CWU<br><br>Ready for a one of a kind art show? As a part of Sex Central, CWU’s annual sexual health campaign, the Wellness Center will again host Sexhibition, an art show featuring student artists who will create artwork made of condoms as a way of bringing attention to sexual health. On Tuesday, Feb. 24 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. in the CWU Student Union and Recreation Center (SURC) Pit, visitors of the exhibit will be able to admire the artwork as well as vote for their favorite projects, two of which will be chosen as winners. Attendance is free and open to the public.<br><br>Students may create any kind of art out of condoms, be it a sculpture, a mixed media piece or a photograph, as long as the focus of the piece is on the condoms. In the past, one of the most crowd-pleasing projects was one by a student who blew up condoms like balloons to create the house from the Disney and Pixar film “Up.”<br><br>By presenting condoms in a fun and open atmosphere, the Wellness Center hopes to alleviate the embarrassment that comes with talking about sexual health and protection, as well open the discussion of sexual health.<br><br>For more information, please contact the CWU Wellness Center at 509-963-3213 or wellness@cwu.edu.</p>Wednesday, January 281422469936