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The 2019 McNair Scholars graduating cohort at CWU
Oct. 19, 2022

CWU McNair Scholars Program Receives Five-Year, $1.31 Million Federal Grant

The TRIO McNair Scholars Program has made an indelible mark on Central Washington University since it was introduced in...

Jul. 13, 2022

U.S. pilot shortage has commercial airlines hiring more college graduates

Professional Pilot Degrees just got a bit more popular as pilot shortages across the U.S. still are at an all-time high...

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...

CWU alum Josh Soltan in his Blue Angels uniform
Feb. 25, 2022

CWU Aviation Alumnus Preparing to Fly with Blue Angels This Spring

Central Washington University Aviation alumnus Josh Soltan has been honing his piloting skills for more than a decade...

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. 12, 2021

CWU Research Partnership with State Department of Transportation Producing Results

Highway improvements along Snoqualmie Pass have been taking place continuously since 2008, and Central Washington...

Portrait of 2021 CWU student trustee Paige Hall.
Jul. 19, 2021

Governor Inslee Appoints Paige Hall as New CWU Student Trustee

Governor Jay Inslee has named Paige Hall as the student trustee at Central Washington University for the 2021-22...

Tractor plowing a field. Represents CWU's Food and Ag Business Minor / Certificate program.
Jun. 23, 2021

CWU to Debut Food and Ag Business Minor/Certificate Program This Fall

The Central Washington University College of Business is launching a new minor/certificate program in...

Mar. 10, 2021

Leadership Skills Training Seeks to Help Close the Workplace Equity Gap

Central Washington University and the Seattle National Pan-Hellenic Council (NPHC) are partnering this month to present...

Sep. 14, 2020

CWU Testing Services Director Re-Elected to National Testing Board

Central Washington University Testing Services Director Bill Thelen has been re-elected to the National College Testing...

Jul. 15, 2020

CWU Master’s Degree in Safety Becomes a GSP Qualified Academic Program

Central Washington University’s Master of Science in Safety and Health Management program received national...

Jul. 8, 2020

CWU to Have a Voice on Race and Washington's Criminal Justice System Task Force

The Washington Supreme Court is calling on the state’s judiciary and legal communities to address continuing...