CWU News


CWU Professor Blaise Dondji works with kids at the June 27-30 camp.
Jul. 5, 2022

CWU Biology Professor Featured for His Humanitarian Efforts

CWU Professor of Biological Sciences Blaise Dondji was featured in the Ellensburg Daily Record over the weekend...

Professor Leo D'Acquisto works with CWU students
Jul. 5, 2022

New Edition of Crimson & Black Magazine Arriving in Mailboxes This Week

After much anticipation, the spring 2022 edition of Crimson & Black magazine is now circulating on campus and...

Air quality index color wheel
Jun. 29, 2022

With Fire Season Underway, CWU Emergency Management Will Closely Monitor Air Quality 

As the summer heat intensifies, the threat of wildfires is increasing across the region. Air-quality concerns go hand...

Map of CWU parking lots
Jun. 28, 2022

Parking Lot Re-Striping Will Temporarily Close Ellensburg Campus Lots in July

The CWU Facilities Management Department (FMD) will be re-striping most of the parking lot stalls on the Ellensburg...

Elvin Delgado, College of the Sciences Associate Dean
Jun. 22, 2022

Delgado Chosen as CWU Associate Dean for the College of the Sciences

Central Washington University Professor of Geography Elvin Delgado has been named as the new College of the Sciences...

Image of SURC Ballroom with awards ceremony taking place.
Jun. 16, 2022

CWU Student Researchers Recognized at 2022 SOURCE Awards

Participants at Central Washington University’s annual Symposium of University Research and Creative Expression...

Michelle Reyes, walks across the stage to accept her diploma
Jun. 14, 2022

CWU Student Overcomes Adversity and Graduates with Her Bachelors

Facing adversity since she was young never stopped her from pursuing her college degree. Michelle Reyes isn't your...

Michelle Reyes received her CWU diploma Saturday, June 11
Jun. 11, 2022

Setting an Example: Michelle Reyes the First in Her Family to Graduate from College

Michelle Reyes is the first person in her family to graduate college, and she did so at Central Washington University...

Headshots of Fulbright awardees
Jun. 9, 2022

CWU Faculty Members Awarded Prestigious Fulbright Scholarships

Central Washington University Associate Professor of Geography Elvin Delgado, Geological Sciences Professor Susan...

Jun. 9, 2022

‘There is no time limit’: Ronee Jones earns accounting degree at age 51

If you asked Ronee Jones five years ago what she would be doing today, the answer wouldn’t be earning her...

Employee Appreciation Awards graphic
Jun. 8, 2022

CWU Celebrates Employees of the Year and Milestone Anniversaries

Central Washington University honored Carol Diefenbach and Andrew Corse as the 2022 Employees of the Year at the...

A CWU School Psychology graduate student works with a local youth
Jun. 8, 2022

CWU School Psychology Reading Program Boosts Literacy for Kittitas County Youths

Kittitas County grade-school students in search of extra reading help have found a friend in the Central Washington...

Graduation hug at previous CWU commencement
Jun. 4, 2022

CWU to Honor More Than 3,300 Graduates at 2022 Commencement Ceremonies

Central Washington University will host in-person commencement ceremonies during the first two weekends in June,...

President Jim Wohlpart
Jun. 3, 2022

From the President: Update on REP4 and Reorganization

Dear CWU community, As we wrap up a busy academic year, I want to thank everyone for their participation in our...

Photo from a past Student Fashion Show
Jun. 1, 2022

CWU Student Fashion Show on Saturday to Highlight Industry-Quality Work

The Central Washington University Fashion Show Production class will hold its 26th annual fashion show, Reemergence, on...

Fresh Bar opened in the SURC in spring 2020
Jun. 1, 2022

CWU Dining Services Wins Prestigious National Award for Fresh Bar Concept

Central Washington University Dining Services joined some elite company this spring, earning a Loyal E. Horton Dining...