CWUSURC CalendarSURC Calendarhttp://www.cwu.edu/surc/calendaren-usApril Fools’ Specialhttp://www.cwu.edu/surc/april-fools%E2%80%99-specialWednesday, April 1Wed, 01 Apr 2015 11:00:00Student Life<p>April 1<br>11 a.m.<br>SURC Pit<br>Free for CWU Students<br><br>It may be April Fools’ Day, but this is no joke! On April 1 beginning at 11 a.m. in the SURC Pit, Campus Activities will be putting on a special April Fools’ Day celebration. For the whole day, CWU students can enjoy YouTube videos and movies in the spirit of April Fools’, all for free. Don’t miss this chance to enjoy some festive, foolish fun!<br><br>For more information, contact Campus Activities at 509-963-1450 or Drummond@cwu.edu.</p></br></br></br></br></br></br></br>Wednesday, March 181426713770Campus Involvement Fairhttp://www.cwu.edu/surc/campus-involvement-fairTuesday, April 7Tue, 07 Apr 2015 11:00:00Exhibits,Student Life<p>April 7<br>11 a.m. to 3 p.m.<br>SURC Ballroom<br><br>For CWU students looking to join in activities on campus, the Associated Students of CWU (ASCWU) Clubs and Organizations Campus Involvement Fair is a can’t miss opportunity to check out all that CWU has to offer. The fair will take place Tuesday, April 7 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the SURC Ballroom. Admission is free and open to CWU students.<br><br>Representatives from many clubs and campus departments will be present, including Career Services and Financial Aid. 88.1 The ‘Burg will be on hand, as well as Wellington Wildcat. All attendees will be welcome to enjoy free pizza and Red Bull while perusing the fair.<br><br>For more information contact ASCWU Clubs and Orgs at 509-963-1682 or ASCWUClubs@cwu.edu.</p></br></br></br></br></br></br></br></br>Tuesday, March 171426617400Spring Career Fair at CWUhttp://www.cwu.edu/surc/spring-career-fair-cwuThursday, April 9Thu, 09 Apr 2015 10:00:00Academic,Seminars & Workshops,Student Life,New Students<p>Thursday, April 9<br>10 a.m. to 2 p.m.<br>SURC Ballroom<br>Free, open to the public<br><br>Looking for a job, an internship or a graduate school can seem daunting, but CWU Career Services is here to help. Come out for the Spring Career Fair, Thursday, April 9 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the CWU Student Union and Recreation Center (SURC) Ballroom. Admission is free and open to the public, and attendees are encouraged to dress in business casual attire and bring plenty of resumes.<br><br>Every year, Career Services brings some of the biggest names in corporations, businesses and graduate schools to campus, giving all fair attendees the chance to network, receive information, and even potentially have on-the-spot interviews. Attendees can also take advantage of the LinkedIn Professional Photo Booth from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., which will provide attendees with a free headshot for their LinkedIn and other social networking profiles. To access a list of the organizations who will be attending the fair, visit http://wcn.experience.com/stu/cf_details?fhnd=7007.<br><br>For anyone looking to get a jump on the job market, the Spring Career Fair is a must-see.&nbsp;<br><br>For more information please contact Career Services at 509-963-1921 or career@cwu.edu.</p></br></br></br></br></br></br></br></br></br></br></br>Monday, March 161426519222ABC News Anchor John Quiñones presents “A 20/20 Vision on Hispanic America”http://www.cwu.edu/surc/abc-news-anchor-john-qui%C3%B1ones-presents-%E2%80%9C-2020-vision-hispanic-america%E2%80%9DMonday, April 20Mon, 20 Apr 2015 18:30:00Entertainment,Faculty & Staff,Student Life<p>Monday, April 20 at 6:30 p.m.<br>Student Union and Recreation Center (SURC) Ballroom</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.4;">Free and open to the public</span></p><p>John Quiñones, veteran broadcast news anchor and Emmy Award winning journalist, will present “A 20/20 Vision on Hispanic America” Monday, April 20 at 6:30 p.m. in the Student Union and Recreation Center (SURC) Ballroom. Quinones’ speech will kick off César Chávez/Dolores Huerta Week at CWU, which recognizes the historic struggles of Latin Americans and the history of the United Farm Workers Movement. This event is free and open to the public.<br><br>Quiñones’ presentation will reflect on his formative years as the child of migrant farm workers and the obstacles he had to overcome to pursue an education and career. Using his own story as an example of opportunity, he will share with attendees his vision and hopes for the Hispanic culture in the United States today.<br><br>Before joining ABC News in 1982, Quiñones reported for WBBM-TV in Chicago where he won two Emmy Awards for his work reporting on the struggles of illegal immigrants from Mexico. Since joining the ABC family, his work has included “Primetime,” “Burning Questions,” “20/20” and “What Would You Do?” His reporting at ABC has earned Quiñones several awards, including seven more Emmys, and has included highlights that have kept him at the top tier of broadcast journalism.<br><br>For more information please contact the Center for Diversity and Social Justice at 509-963-2127 or email diversity@cwu.edu.</p></br></span style="line-height: 1.4;"></br></br></br></br></br></br>Tuesday, March 171426616957Clothesline Project: T-Shirts Duehttp://www.cwu.edu/surc/clothesline-project-t-shirts-dueFriday, April 24Fri, 24 Apr 2015 0:00:00Student Life<p>In recognition of Domestic Violence Awareness Month, the CWU Wellness Center is asking the CWU community to join in the first annual Clothesline Project, which will consist of decorated T-shirts hanging from the second floor railing in the CWU Student Union and Recreation Center (SURC) from April 27 until May 1. Participants are asked to provide their own T-shirts, and can decorate them in anyway that is meaningful to them as a way of sharing how they have been affected by domestic violence or sexual assault. T-shirts must be turned into the Wellness Center in SURC room 139 by April 24.<br><br>According to the National College Health Assessment, one in three women and one in seven men are personal victims of domestic violence or sexual assault after they begin attending CWU. The Clothesline Project will call attention to these statistics, as well as providing a platform for participants to share either their own personal stories or the stories of friends and loved ones. White T-shirts represent someone supporting someone who has died from violence; teal or purple are for those who are survivors of domestic violence or sexual assault; red, orange and pink represent those who have been affected by someone else's story; green and blue are for those who have supported victims and survivors.<br><br>For more information, please contact the Wellness Center at 509-963-3213 or wellness@cwu.edu.</p></br></br></br></br>Wednesday, March 181426713857Clothesline Projecthttp://www.cwu.edu/surc/clothesline-project-0Monday, April 27Mon, 27 Apr 2015 0:00:00Student Life<p>Could you please do two listings for this post? One for April 24 when T-shirts are due, and one for the actual event April 27 to May 1? Thank you so much!!</p><p>In recognition of Domestic Violence Awareness Month, the CWU Wellness Center is asking the CWU community to join in the first annual Clothesline Project, which will consist of decorated T-shirts hanging from the second floor railing in the CWU Student Union and Recreation Center (SURC) from April 27 until May 1. Participants are asked to provide their own T-shirts, and can decorate them in anyway that is meaningful to them as a way of sharing how they have been affected by domestic violence or sexual assault. T-shirts must be turned into the Wellness Center in SURC room 139 by April 24.<br><br>According to the National College Health Assessment, one in three women and one in seven men are personal victims of domestic violence or sexual assault after they begin attending CWU. The Clothesline Project will call attention to these statistics, as well as providing a platform for participants to share either their own personal stories or the stories of friends and loved ones. White T-shirts represent someone supporting someone who has died from violence; teal or purple are for those who are survivors of domestic violence or sexual assault; red, orange and pink represent those who have been affected by someone else's story; green and blue are for those who have supported victims and survivors.<br><br>For more information, please contact the Wellness Center at 509-963-3213 or wellness@cwu.edu.</p></br></br></br></br>Wednesday, March 181426713939Clothesline Projecthttp://www.cwu.edu/surc/clothesline-projectMonday, April 27Mon, 27 Apr 2015 0:00:00Student Life<p>Could you please do two listings for this post? One for April 24 when T-shirts are due, and one for the actual event April 27 to May 1? Thank you so much!!</p><p>In recognition of Domestic Violence Awareness Month, the CWU Wellness Center is asking the CWU community to join in the first annual Clothesline Project, which will consist of decorated T-shirts hanging from the second floor railing in the CWU Student Union and Recreation Center (SURC) from April 27 until May 1. Participants are asked to provide their own T-shirts, and can decorate them in anyway that is meaningful to them as a way of sharing how they have been affected by domestic violence or sexual assault. T-shirts must be turned into the Wellness Center in SURC room 139 by April 24.<br><br>According to the National College Health Assessment, one in three women and one in seven men are personal victims of domestic violence or sexual assault after they begin attending CWU. The Clothesline Project will call attention to these statistics, as well as providing a platform for participants to share either their own personal stories or the stories of friends and loved ones. White T-shirts represent someone supporting someone who has died from violence; teal or purple are for those who are survivors of domestic violence or sexual assault; red, orange and pink represent those who have been affected by someone else's story; green and blue are for those who have supported victims and survivors.<br><br>For more information, please contact the Wellness Center at 509-963-3213 or wellness@cwu.edu.</p></br></br></br></br>Wednesday, March 181426714337CWU’s Symposium on University Research and Creative Expression (SOURCE)http://www.cwu.edu/surc/cwu%E2%80%99s-symposium-university-research-and-creative-expression-sourceThursday, May 21Thu, 21 May 2015 8:00:00Academic,Exhibits,Student Life<p>Some of the best work produced by the CWU community this year will be on display Thursday, May 21 at SOURCE— CWU’s Symposium on University Research and Creative Expression—from 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. in the Student Union and Recreation Center (SURC). This event is free and open to the public.<br><br>SOURCE is a university-wide forum that showcases all genres of scholarly work by CWU undergraduate and graduate students, faculty and staff. Whether it’s a creative writing piece, biological research or a choreographed dance, SOURCE provides students with a platform to showcase their hard work and accomplishments. Attending SOURCE not only supports the hard work of the presenters, but also provides an opportunity to join in celebrating the diversity of scholarly research and creative works being undertaking at CWU.<br><br>To learn more about SOURCE, or to view this year’s program and schedule of events, visit www.cwu.edu/source.<br><br>For more information contact Kara Gabriel, SOURCE Committee chair, at 509-963-2387 or gabrielk@cwu.edu.</p></br></br></br></br></br></br>Monday, March 161426519442