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Science and Technology

Oct. 29, 2020

CWU Construction Management Program Leaning on Technology More This Fall

Central Washington University’s Construction Management faculty has tried to be creative this fall when...

Sep. 30, 2020

CWU Awarded $100,000 to Study Effects of COVID-19, Poor Air Quality

The Central Washington University Department of Health Sciences has been awarded a $100,000 research grant by the...

Sep. 11, 2020

CWU Researcher Receives National Science Foundation Grant for Antarctica Ice Study

Central Washington University geological sciences researcher Paul Winberry has received a two-year, $174,379 National...

Sep. 3, 2020

CWU Research Associate Shares Expertise on National Geographic Series

Central Washington University research associate Meaghan Wetherell is featured in the latest episode of the National...

Aug. 26, 2020

CWU Professor Continues Efforts to Improve K-12 STEM Education

Central Washington University received a $2 million grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to help ensure...

Aug. 25, 2020

Two CWU Professors to Serve on National Science Foundation Research Teams

Two Central Washington University professors have been retained by the National Science Foundation (NSF) to lead...

Aug. 12, 2020

CWU Research Determines Regional Wildfires Lead to Earlier Snowmelt

Wildfires not only consume valuable timberland, but they also accelerate snowmelt, which can affect watersheds...

Aug. 5, 2020

CWU Math Professor Acknowledged Among Nation’s Best

Central Washington University mathematics professor Brandy Wiegers has been named as a recipient of the Mathematical...

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. 9, 2020

NASA Renews Grant for CWU Earthquake Warning Research

Earthquake detection and characterization has been the central focus of the Pacific Northwest Geodetic Array (PANGA)...

Jul. 7, 2020

State L&I Grant Will Help CWU, AGC Develop Construction Safety Training Materials

For the third time in seven years, Central Washington University’s Engineering Technologies, Safety, and...

Jun. 23, 2020

CWU Students, Faculty Use High Tech to Safeguard Historic Cemeteries

The Washington Soldiers Home Cemetery, in Orting, is the final resting place for more than 2,200 veterans from the...