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Sep. 20, 2021

CWU Launches Early Transfer Admissions Plus Program

Central Washington University has launched a new early transfer program, designed in collaboration with CWU’s...

Sep. 1, 2021

CWU Educational Opportunity Centers Awarded $2.67 Million Over Next Five Years

Central Washington University’s goal of reaching more prospective students from underrepresented communities...

Aug. 30, 2021

Retired CWU Jazz Studies Director Plans to Stay Involved in Music Education

While Chris Bruya may have retired as Central Washington University’s Director of Jazz Studies in June, his work...

CWU professor Greg Lyman stands in front of sensors.
Aug. 18, 2021

Ellensburg Makes CWU Wind Research a Breeze

Cursed by some, Ellensburg’s stiff winds are a blessing to Greg Lyman, associate professor of Electronics...

Aug. 16, 2021

CWU Researchers Study Effects of COVID-19, Air Quality on Yakima County Residents

Central Washington University public health professors and graduate students are studying the combined impacts of COVID...

Student using a computer in computer lab.
Aug. 12, 2021

CWU-Des Moines Partners with Highline College to Launch Computer Science Program

Capitalizing on the long-standing partnership between Central Washington University and Highline College, CWU-Des...

Discovery Hall building at Central Washington University.
Aug. 10, 2021

Discovery Hall Featured In American School and University Magazine

One of the buildings on the CWU-Ellensburg campus has caught the attention of American School and University Magazine...

Aug. 5, 2021

CWU Professor Publishes Article on Police Homicide in Journal of Trauma and Acute Care

Systemic discrimination toward people of color in policing and a lack of oversight on police can have a detrimental...

STEM students reviewing documents in the outdoors.
Jul. 12, 2021

CWU to Offer Master of Education Specialization in STEM Leadership

Central Washington University will be introducing a Master of Education specialization in STEM Leadership when classes...

Technology building behind public art installation.
Jul. 6, 2021

CWU Math Department Hosting Industry Panel Discussion This Week

The Central Washington University Mathematics department will host four professional mathematicians from across the...

Jul. 1, 2021

CWU to Follow State Health Guidelines for Face Covering Policy

Dear Colleagues, On Wednesday, Governor Jay Inslee rescinded higher education physical distancing and statewide face...

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...