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Student harvests produce at Wildcat Neighborhood Farm
Nov. 22, 2021

New Issue of Crimson & Black Magazine Explores Importance of Sustainability

From erecting greener buildings to establishing the Wildcat Neighborhood Farm, Central Washington University has made...

Sep. 28, 2021

Do Not Miss Emergency Notifications, Update Your Info Now

The CWU Alert! system notifies students, staff, and faculty of emergencies that impact the operation of the Ellensburg...

Sep. 27, 2021

CWU To Host Presentation on Artificial Intelligence in Everyday Life

Software Developer and Data Journalist Meredith Broussard will be presenting the keynote address during a lecture...

Sep. 23, 2021

CWU Professor Develops New Data Analysis Technology for U.S. Government

People live in a three-dimensional world, but the data that pertains to us nowadays often extends beyond three...

Nasa space shuttle
Sep. 21, 2021

NASA Awards $8.5M to CWU to Build STEM Interest in Underrepresented Communities

Central Washington University received some out-of-this-world news this month when NASA announced that it...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Geocaching Adventure Lab
Jun. 16, 2021

Student-led Projects Tap Into Ongoing Focus on Sustainability at CWU

Central Washington University’s goal of highlighting sustainability initiatives across campus got a boost this...

Jun. 16, 2021

CWU Professor Appointed Head of Atmospheric Sciences at NSF

The National Science Foundation (NSF) has appointed Central Washington University Professor of Environmental and...