CWU News


May. 11, 2023

CWU Trustees to Meet in Ellensburg on May 18-19, 2023

The Central Washington University Board of Trustees will hold its quarterly meeting May 18-19, 2023, in Ellensburg. The...

CWU hosted a Black history and Culture musical celebration on May 1.
May. 11, 2023

Black History and Culture musical event at CWU celebrates ‘bedrock of American music’

Assistant Professor of Saxophone Dr. Kendra Wheeler and her students helped coordinate Central Washington University...

The Wildcat Farm on the CWU campus
May. 9, 2023

New Wildcat Farm manager brings wealth of experience to campus

The CWU Wildcat Farm welcomed a new manager this spring, and the Auxiliary Enterprises team looks forward to tapping...

Former CWU basketball coach Dean Nicholson and two former players
May. 8, 2023

CWU Hall of Fame basketball coach Dean Nicholson featured

Legendary Central Washington University basketball coach Dean Nicholson was featured in a Yakima Herald-Republic...

Into the Woods graphic
May. 8, 2023

Central Theatre Ensemble to present 'Into the Woods' beginning this Friday

The Central Theatre Ensemble will be presenting its spring 2023 musical, Into the Woods, beginning Friday, May 12, at 7...

State Department of Health logo
May. 7, 2023

CWU to host statewide One Health Conference on August 16

Mark your calendars for August 16, when Central Washington University will be hosting the 2023 One Health Conference....

'Web of Misogyny,' Cyanotype on filter paper, thread, metal, by Emily Jones.
May. 4, 2023

CWU senior artist uses bread tags to explore her identity as a woman

How can a bread tag mean anything other than being an item that keeps bread fresh? As part of Emily Jones’...

Reporter Eric Rosane gives a presentation on journalism to CWU students.
May. 3, 2023

CWU digital journalism alum wins open government reporting award

Beyond keeping the public up to date on what is happening in their communities, journalists also play a crucial role in...

Promotional poster for 'Ginsberg's Karma'
May. 3, 2023

Special presentation of ‘Ginsberg’s Karma’ film scheduled for May 9

CWU students, staff, and faculty are invited to attend a special screening of the counterculture film ...

May. 2, 2023

You’re invited! CWU Safe open forums planned this month

Join the CWU Safe Work Group this month for interactive town halls on the findings and recommendations related to a...

CWU Sarah Spurgeon Gallery
May. 2, 2023

Juried Undergraduate Student Art + Design Exhibit opens May 11 at CWU

Beginning next week, the CWU Sarah Spurgeon Gallery will be hosting the Department of Art + Design’s 2023 Juried...

The Suguro farm was located in the Midlakes area of Bellevue
May. 2, 2023

CWU museum event explores Asian, Asian American, Pacific islander experiences in the region

The role that Asian, Asian American, and Pacific Islander communities play in shaping Central Washington is an...

Picture of the two teams from Mount Stewart Elementary heading to the World Championships
May. 1, 2023

CWU-Supported Elementary School Robotics Club Sends Two Teams to World Championship

A lot goes into making a robot perform its assigned tasks in an efficient, controllable way. Design, programming, and...

Nicolas Puentes cooking a sugar-based rocket fuel in a pan over a portable stove.
May. 1, 2023

CWU physics senior awarded NSF Graduate Research Fellowship

The National Science Foundation’s (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship Program is a highly exclusive funding...

May. 1, 2023

From the President and ASCWU: Community Policing at CWU

Dear CWU Community,  Becoming a model learning community of equity and belonging means we come together to build...

'Asterism' by Sofia Romero
Apr. 28, 2023

Senior art exhibition: Where mankind and habitat intersect

Where are the lines between human, plant and animal? Central Washington University senior artist Sofia Romero explores...