CWUSURC CalendarSURC Calendarhttp://www.cwu.edu/surc/calendaren-usEquity Services Council (ESC) Tabling and Recruitmenthttp://www.cwu.edu/surc/equity-services-council-esc-tabling-and-recruitment-3Friday, March 6Fri, 06 Mar 2015 10:00:00Academic,Student Life<p>Monday, March 2 to Friday, March 6 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.4;">Student Union and Recreation Center (SURC) tabling area</span></p><p>The Equity Services Council (ESC) provides CWU students with information on clubs and organizations on campus, specifically those of historically underrepresented groups like LGBT and racial and cultural minorities. Students are invited to visit the ESC table Monday, March 2 to Friday, March 6 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Student Union and Recreation Center (SURC) tabling area to get information and get involved with a group that promotes inclusiveness and diversity on and off campus.<br><br>The clubs and organizations available for students to join include:<br><br>Access, Belonging, Learning and Equality (ABLE)<br>Black Student Union (BSU)<br>Equality through Queers and Allies (EQuAL)<br>Filipino American Student Association (FASA)<br>First Generation Student Organization (FGSO)<br>Movimiento Estudiantil Chicano de Aztlan (MEChA)<br>ROTARACT<br><br>For more information contact Spencer Biallas, Associated Students of Central Washington University (ASCWU) Vice President for Equity and Community Affairs at 509-963-1697 or ASCWUCommunity@cwu.edu</p></span style="line-height: 1.4;"></br></br></br></br></br></br></br></br></br></br></br></br>Monday, March 21425315730New Student Tab on MyCWU: Interactive Instructionhttp://www.cwu.edu/surc/new-student-tab-mycwu-interactive-instruction-0Friday, March 6Fri, 06 Mar 2015 13:00:00Academic,Student Life,New Students<p>MyCWU is already students’ guide to all things Central, but the program is about to become even easier for students to navigate. A new Student tab will go live on MyCWU beginning in March, and Information Services will be on hand to help students learn how to operate the new tab, which will allow students to enroll in classes, check financial aid and more. The Information Services staff will offer interactive kiosks in the SURC tabling area to show students the new feature, and allow them to try it out for themselves. A tentative schedule of the tabling dates is as follows:<br><br>Wednesday, March 4, 10 a.m. to noon<br>Friday, March 6, 1 to 3 p.m.<br>Tuesday, March 10, 10 a.m. to noon<br>Thursday, March 12, 1 to 3 p.m.<br><br>For more information, please contact Information Services at 509-963-2924 or helpdesk@cwu.edu.</p></br></br></br></br></br></br></br>Friday, February 271425054029Comedian: Ronnie Jordanhttp://www.cwu.edu/surc/comedian-ronnie-jordanFriday, March 6Fri, 06 Mar 2015 21:00:00Entertainment,Fine & Performing Arts,Student Life<p>“Bad Boy of Comedy” Ronnie Jordan is set to roar through Ellensburg with his distinct style of fun, exciting and upbeat comedy. As part of Jordan’s Kampus Royalty Tour, the famed comedian will be headlining Central After Dark Comedy Night Friday, March 6 at 9 p.m. in the Student Union and Recreation Center (SURC) Theatre. Jordan’s good friend and fellow comedian Yohance Collins will be opening for the night. <u>This event is 18 and over</u> and tickets are free for CWU students with I.D., $5 general admission and available at www.cwu.edu/tickets or the door.<br><br>Jordan has made a name for himself as a road warrior, traveling across the country and performing in front of sellout crowds. His comedy career took off after being featured on the hit HBO television series “P. Diddy Presents Bad Boys of Comedy.” Jordan has since appeared on BET’s “Comic View” and “Martin Lawrence Presents The 1st Amendment Stand-Up,” as well as touring alongside such comedy greats as Earthquake, Bruce Bruce and Dave Chappelle.<br><br>For more information contact Campus Activities at 509-963-1450 or by emailing drummond@cwu.edu.</p></br></br></br></br>Tuesday, March 31425400588CWU Psychology Club Silent Auctionhttp://www.cwu.edu/surc/cwu-psychology-club-silent-auctionSaturday, March 7Sat, 07 Mar 2015 16:00:00Alumni,Entertainment,Faculty & Staff,Student Life,New Students<p>Saturday, March 7<br>4 to 7 p.m.<br>SURC Ballroom<br><br>The CWU Psychology Club is on the road to the Western Psychology Association (WPA) convention in Las Vegas this spring, and is holding fundraisers at Central to help get them there. Come enjoy dinner, live music and a photobooth at the Psychology Club silent auction on Saturday, March 7 from 4 to 7 p.m. in the CWU Student Union and Recreation Center (SURC) Ballroom. There will be something for everyone to bid on, including items from the Wildcat Shop, Seahawks and Sounders gear, Silverwood theme park tickets and much more! Tickets are $15 in advance online at https://psychologyclub.yapsody.com or $20 at the door.<br><br>For more information, please contact Chelsea Green, CWU Psychology Club president, at 425-495-4115 or greenche@cwu.edu.</p></br></br></br></br></br></br>Tuesday, February 241424798018“Anonymous People” Documentary Screening at CWUhttp://www.cwu.edu/surc/%E2%80%9Canonymous-people%E2%80%9D-documentary-screening-cwu-0Saturday, March 7Sat, 07 Mar 2015 16:00:00Entertainment,Seminars & Workshops,Student Life,New Students<p>As a way of bringing attention to the stigma and stereotypes surrounding drug addiction, the CWU Wellness Center will host two screenings of the documentary “Anonymous People.” Everyone is welcome to attend the free screenings on Thursday, March 5 at 7 p.m. and Saturday, March 7 at 4 p.m. in the CWU Student Union and Recreation Center (SURC) Theatre.<br><br>The documentary film identifies and challenges the way addiction has been treated by society. 23.5 million Americans are living in long-term recovery from addiction to alcohol and other drugs. Deeply entrenched social stigma and discrimination have kept recovery voices silent and faces hidden for decades. “Anonymous People” tells the story of addiction through the eyes of those who have experienced it first hand.<br><br>For more information, please contact the Wellness Center at 509-963-3213 or wellness@cwu.edu.</p></br></br></br></br>Friday, February 271425053838Special Discount on FitBit Products at the Wildcat Shop!http://www.cwu.edu/surc/special-discount-fitbit-products-wildcat-shopMonday, March 9Mon, 09 Mar 2015 0:00:00Student Life<p>Special Discount on FitBit Products at the Wildcat Shop!<br>March 9 - 13</p><p>For students looking for some workout inspiration, the CWU Wildcat Shop is offering a special deal March 9 through 13, where students can save 15 percent off any FitBit product with the purchase of any iPad. FitBits are slim bracelets that can keep track of steps taken, calories burned, hours slept, quality of sleep, distance traveled, active minutes and more! FitBit is compatible with fitness apps such as My Fitness Pal, Spark People and Lose It!, which means there are even more fitness motivation possibilities.<br><br>Students interested in this special offer need only purchase an iPad from the Wildcat shop, and there are a variety of options to choose from. For students unsure of which iPad is right for them, the Wildcat Shop has iPads available in several configurations, ranging from 16 to 64-gigabyte models in both black and white housings, and compatibility is available with either AT&amp;T or Verizon Wireless service. A more basic model is also available that connects to the Internet through Wi-Fi connections only. Students can also bring in their old iPads to the Wildcat shop and trade them in for a brand new one, but students must purchase an iPad to receive 15 percent off their FitBit product.<br><br>For more information, please contact the Wildcat Shop at 509-963-1311 or at wildcatshop@cwu.edu.</p></br></br></br></br></br>Friday, February 271425054267New Student Tab on MyCWU: Interactive Instructionhttp://www.cwu.edu/surc/new-student-tab-mycwu-interactive-instruction-1Tuesday, March 10Tue, 10 Mar 2015 10:00:00Academic,Student Life,New Students<p>MyCWU is already students’ guide to all things Central, but the program is about to become even easier for students to navigate. A new Student tab will go live on MyCWU beginning in March, and Information Services will be on hand to help students learn how to operate the new tab, which will allow students to enroll in classes, check financial aid and more. The Information Services staff will offer interactive kiosks in the SURC tabling area to show students the new feature, and allow them to try it out for themselves. A tentative schedule of the tabling dates is as follows:<br><br>Wednesday, March 4, 10 a.m. to noon<br>Friday, March 6, 1 to 3 p.m.<br>Tuesday, March 10, 10 a.m. to noon<br>Thursday, March 12, 1 to 3 p.m.<br><br>For more information, please contact Information Services at 509-963-2924 or helpdesk@cwu.edu.</p></br></br></br></br></br></br></br>Friday, February 271425054104Queer Film Series at CWU: “Wildness”http://www.cwu.edu/surc/queer-film-series-cwu-%E2%80%9Cwildness%E2%80%9DTuesday, March 10Tue, 10 Mar 2015 17:00:00Entertainment,Student Life<p>Tuesday, March 10<br>5 p.m.<br>SURC 137<br>Free<br><br>As a way of promoting inclusiveness of people of all sexual and gender orientations on the CWU campus, the Center for Diversity and Social Justice (CDSJ) has presented their Queer Film Series, which will conclude with the 2012 documentary “Wildness.” The film will be shown Tuesday, March 10 at 5 p.m. in the CWU Student Union and Recreation Center (SURC) room 137. Attendance is free and open to the public.<br><br>“Wildness” explores the underground of Los Angeles nightlife, specifically at the historic bar Silver Platter, which has been a home for Latin/LGBTQIA+ communities since 1963. The film specifically follows a group of young artists as they face conflict and exploration within their creative community. Viewers will ask themselves what “safe space” means, and who needs it.&nbsp;<br><br>For more information, please contact the Center for Diversity and Social Justice at 509-963-2127 or diversity@cwu.edu.</p></br></br></br></br></br></br></br></br></br>Tuesday, March 31425400684AWRA Presents screening of Documentary Film “DamNation” http://www.cwu.edu/surc/awra-presents-screening-documentary-film-%E2%80%9Cdamnation%E2%80%9DWednesday, March 11Wed, 11 Mar 2015 19:00:00Entertainment,Student Life<p>Wednesday, March 11<br>7 p.m.<br>Student Union and Recreation Center (SURC) Theatre</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.4;">Free and open to the public</span></p><p>The American Water Resources Association (AWRA) will present a screening of the documentary film “DamNation” Wednesday, March 11 at 7 p.m. in the CWU Student Union and Recreation Center (SURC) Theatre. This event is free and open to the public.<br><br>“DamNation” directors Ben Knight and Travis Rummel take viewers on a journey across America and explore the shift in national perspectives towards big dams from the pride of yesterday to the growing concern of the future health of our rivers. The film explores the removal of obsolete dams and the river systems that these removals benefit, including ecological benefits such as the return of salmon and other wild fish to primeval spawning grounds.<br><br>Join CWU and the AWRA for a cinematic exploration of man, nature and the relationship between the two while also enjoying a featured documentary film of award-winning caliber.<br><br>For more information please contact the Dan Pittenger at the AWRA at 802-441-4189 or dan_s_pittenger@yahoo.com.<br><br>The “DamNation” film screening is sponsored by the AWRA.</p></br></br></span style="line-height: 1.4;"></br></br></br></br></br></br></br></br>Friday, March 61425658860New Student Tab on MyCWU: Interactive Instructionhttp://www.cwu.edu/surc/new-student-tab-mycwu-interactive-instruction-2Thursday, March 12Thu, 12 Mar 2015 13:00:00Academic,Student Life,New Students<p>MyCWU is already students’ guide to all things Central, but the program is about to become even easier for students to navigate. A new Student tab will go live on MyCWU beginning in March, and Information Services will be on hand to help students learn how to operate the new tab, which will allow students to enroll in classes, check financial aid and more. The Information Services staff will offer interactive kiosks in the SURC tabling area to show students the new feature, and allow them to try it out for themselves. A tentative schedule of the tabling dates is as follows:<br><br>Wednesday, March 4, 10 a.m. to noon<br>Friday, March 6, 1 to 3 p.m.<br>Tuesday, March 10, 10 a.m. to noon<br>Thursday, March 12, 1 to 3 p.m.<br><br>For more information, please contact Information Services at 509-963-2924 or helpdesk@cwu.edu.</p></br></br></br></br></br></br></br>Friday, February 271425054160