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Jenny Dechaine
Aug. 24, 2022

Dechaine Named CWU Associate Dean/Director of the School of Education

Jenny Dechaine has been named the new Associate Dean/Director of the School of Education of the College of Education...

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Aug. 23, 2022

CWU Library to Close September 8 for Multi-Agency Training Exercise

The Central Washington University Office of Emergency Management will be hosting a multi-agency training exercise on...

COVID_19 vaccine vials
Aug. 16, 2022

From the President: Update on COVID-19 Protocols

Dear Colleagues, I am writing with an update on our COVID-19 protocols in light of a new directive from Governor...

David Hartless, CWU Student Trustee
Aug. 16, 2022

Governor Appoints David Hartless as Student Trustee for 2022-23

The Central Washington University Board of Trustees is pleased to welcome David Hartless as its Student Trustee for the...

Map of the Cascadia Subduction Zone
Aug. 10, 2022

CWU Emergency Management Team Assists On Large-Scale FEMA Exercise

Over the past year, CWU’s Office of Emergency Management assisted the Washington State Emergency Management...

Jason Knirck, interim dean of CAH
Aug. 10, 2022

Jason Knirck Named Interim Dean of CWU College of Arts and Humanities

Longtime Central Washington University history professor Dr. Jason Knirck has been named Interim Dean of the College of...

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Aug. 4, 2022

CWU Director of Disability Services Wins Inaugural RADD Award

Central Washington University’s Director of Disability Services Wendy Holden recently won the Disability...

Aug. 4, 2022

From the President: New Chief of Staff and Executive Director of IE

Dear Colleagues,  Central Washington University is pleased to welcome two team members to executive roles this...

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Aug. 3, 2022

CWU Alum Among First Peace Corps Volunteers to Return to Overseas Service

Central Washington University alumnus Andrew McDonald is among the first group of Peace Corps volunteers to return to...

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Jul. 28, 2022

Virtual Parking System Offers Convenience for CWU Students, Employees, Visitors

CWU employees, students, and visitors can now manage their campus parking accounts more efficiently through CWU Parking...

CWU vaccination clinic in 2021
Jul. 27, 2022

From the President: Update on COVID-19 Protocols

Dear Colleagues, Thank you for your truly great work during the 2021-2022 academic year as we returned to somewhat...

CWU President Jim Wohlpart
Jul. 26, 2022

From the President: Update on Student Engagement and Success

Dear Colleagues, As you know, we have been working with The Registry to hire an Interim Vice President for Student...