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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...

Male and female standing in a wheat field holding computers
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...

A flyer for the event, highlighting the two featured speakers
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...

VP for Diversity, Equity & Inclusivity Kandee Cleary talks with former Student BOT Member Alex Harrington
Oct. 14, 2021

Former Governor Chris Gregoire to Introduce Racial Equity Workshop Co-Sponsored by CWU

Washington Governor Christine Gregoire, who served from 2005-2013, is the opening speaker at an online CWU co-sponsored...

Aug. 26, 2021

City of Ellensburg Launches Broadband Needs Survey

The City of Ellensburg has launched a survey to understand the broadband needs of our community. You have been...

Aug. 22, 2021

CWU Partners With Local Business Community for Wildcat Bucks Off Campus Program

Central Washington University Auxiliary Enterprises is launching a new program this fall called Wildcat Bucks Off...

An Apparel, Textiles and Marketing student works on a project.
Jul. 1, 2021

CWU to Launch Only Fashion Marketing Specialization in the State

The Apparel, Textiles, and Merchandising (ATM) department at Central Washington University will launch a new Fashion...