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 John Harrington is an operations supervisor at Kershaw Fruit & Cold Storage
Jan. 31, 2023

CWU Agribusiness program receives $75,000 boost as it continues to expand

The Agribusiness program at Central Washington University is poised to take the next step in its development with $75...

CWU Capital Projects Director Delano Palmer
Nov. 4, 2022

CWU Leads Coalition Seeking to Develop More Equitable Hiring Practices Statewide

Many employers tout their commitment to creating more equitable opportunities for all, but a variety of factors often...

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Nov. 3, 2022

CWU to Host Free Northwest Sport Management Summit on November 17

Aspiring sport management professionals and those interested in learning more about how sport and athletic...

Barge Hall with sunset
Oct. 12, 2022

CWU Trustees to Meet in Ellensburg October 20-21

The Central Washington University Board of Trustees will hold its quarterly meeting October 20-21, 2022, in Ellensburg...

CWU alumnus Doug Wood
Sep. 12, 2022

CWU Alumnus, Tommy Bahama CEO Featured in Forbes Magazine

One of the most distinguished business alumni from Central Washington University has been featured in Forbes magazine...

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May. 16, 2022

New Certificates Bring Continuing Education to Agribusiness Industry

This fall, Central Washington University will roll out two new continuing education certificates geared toward the...

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May. 2, 2022

CWU Community, Local Business Leaders Of Color Invited to Free Emotional Intelligence Workshop

Business leaders and students of color can learn how to increase their emotional intelligence and develop their stress...

Mar. 7, 2022

Find Your Voice, Women's Business Workshop to be Held March 8

Central Washington University's College of Business and the Women in Business Club is hosting their annual...

The CWU Employees of Color Equity Council
Feb. 18, 2022

CWU Board of Trustees to Pursue More Equitable Practices by Adopting Executive Order

The Central Washington University Board of Trustees today adopted a new resolution, seeking to reinforce the importance...

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Feb. 17, 2022

CWU-Yakima Launches High-Demand Accounting Program for Yakima Valley

Starting this fall, Central Washington University will begin offering its Bachelor of Science degree program in...

CWU Police Services' new Tesla patrol car
Dec. 22, 2021

CWU Police Expect Tesla Patrol Car to Save on Fuel, Maintenance, and Emissions

The Central Washington University Police Department is helping the institution meet its sustainability goals by adding...

Pictured l-r: Wendell Jopson, Lindsey Smith, Eli Washburn  Makinzie Packwood (not pictured: Felicia Johnson)
Nov. 22, 2021

CWU Business Students Winningest in Boeing Competition History

A team of students representing Central Washington University took home the grand prize at this year’s Boeing...