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2022 Diversity Awards winners
May. 13, 2022

CWU President Delivers 12 Diversity Awards at First In-Person Ceremony Since 2019

Central Washington University on Wednesday recognized 11 individuals and one organization who have gone the extra mile...

May. 12, 2022

From the President: Two Opportunities for Central Washington University

Dear University Community, I write with great news about two opportunities to share our work at the national level...

CWU Jazz Band 1 performing asynchronously via Zoom
May. 6, 2022

CWU Earns Four DownBeat Student Music Awards

For the first time in its history, the Central Washington University Department of Music earned four DownBeat...

CWU Police Chief Jason Berthon-Koch training
May. 5, 2022

CWU Police Chief Named to International Hall of Fame

Central Washington University’s police chief has been recognized for his commitment to teaching women empowerment...

The Robotics Team holding their robot, Bolt
May. 3, 2022

Elementary School Robotics Team Headed to World Championship, Supported by CWU

This weekend, a robotics team from Mt. Stuart Elementary School is headed to the 2022 VEX Robotics World Championship...

Cutting of the ribbon at CWU Health Sciences
Apr. 29, 2022

CWU Opens State-of-the-Art Health Sciences Facility, Caps $300 million ‘Science Neighborhood’ 

Central Washington University celebrated a milestone today with the official unveiling of its Health Sciences Building...

Sathy Rajendran
Mar. 30, 2022

CWU College of Education and Professional Studies Welcomes New Dean

Sathyanarayanan “Sathy” Rajendran has been named the new dean of Central Washington University’s...

CWU Aviation Professor Amy Hoover
Mar. 15, 2022

CWU Aviation Professor Named National Flight Instructor of the Year

Central Washington University Aviation Professor Amy Hoover entered rarefied air this month when she was named the...

Central Washington University Professor of Education Kate Mastruserio Reynolds Ed.D.
Mar. 10, 2022

CWU Professor Appointed to TESOL International Association Board of Directors

Central Washington University Professor of Education Kate Mastruserio Reynolds Ed.D. has been elected to a three-year...

Jeff Charbonneau, CWU Board of Trustee
Feb. 14, 2022

National Teacher of the Year Named to Central Washington University Board of Trustees

Governor Jay Inslee has appointed Jeff Charbonneau, a CWU alumnus, longtime STEM educator and principal of Zillah...

A 2020 wildfire in Yakima County.
Jan. 27, 2022

‘Field Guide to Climate Anxiety’ Author Will Speak to CWU Community in February

Members of the Central Washington University community and others interested in exploring how to remain optimistic in...

T. André Feagin, DMA, director of bands leads the Wildcat Marching Band
Dec. 20, 2021

CWU Director of Bands Featured in Inaugural Yakima Arts Podcast, SCENE Magazine

Central Washington University’s Director of Bands T. André Feagin, DMA is the first featured guest of the podcast...