CWUHype CalendarHype Calendarhttps://www.cwu.edu/publicity/calendaren-usMen's Basketball vs Seattle Pacifichttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/mens-basketball-vs-seattle-pacificSaturday, February 13Sat, 13 Feb 2016 19:00:00Entertainment,Sports & Recreation,Student Life,New Students<p>Nicholson Pavilion<br>Free w/ Student ID</p><p>www.cwu.edu/tickets</p><p>www.wildcatsports.com</p></br>Monday, December 281451330949ASCWU Elections: Candidate Registration Openshttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/ascwu-elections-candidate-registration-opensMonday, February 15Mon, 15 Feb 2016 0:00:00Student Life,New Students,Training & Professional Development<p><strong>Candidate Registration: Feb. 15 – Apr. 8<br>Info Sessions: Feb. 17 &amp; 29 at 6 p.m. in SURC Pit | Mar. 2 at 4 p.m. in SURC 236<br>Open to all students</strong></p><p>Are you a natural leader and could fairly represent your fellow Central students? Then CWU wants you to run for a position on the Associated Students of CWU (ASCWU) Student Government.</p><p>Candidate registration opens Monday, Feb. 15 and must be completed by Friday, April 8 at 4 p.m. Potential candidates should visit <a href="http://www.cwu.edu/ascwu/elections" target="_blank">www.cwu.edu/ascwu/elections</a> to fill out the registration application. Once completed, background check forms and elections packets will be sent to the CWU email address of registered candidates. Completed packets should be turned in to the Campus Life Office in SURC 263, between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m., before filing closes on Friday, April 8.</p><p>Potential candidates can run for President, Executive Vice President, Vice President for Clubs and Organizations, Vice President for Academic Affairs, Vice President for Equity and Community Affairs, Vice President for Student Life and Facilities or Vice President for Legislative Affairs. More information about the roles and obligations of each ASCWU position can be found at <a href="http://www.cwu.edu/ascwu">www.cwu.edu/ascwu</a>.</p><p>Informational sessions, for interested students to learn more about the election process, position duties and perks, will be held on Feb. 17 and Feb. 29 at 6 p.m. in the SURC Pit and Mar. 2 at 4 p.m. in SURC 236.</p><p>For more information, visit <a href="http://www.cwu.edu/ascwu" target="_blank">www.cwu.edu/ascwu</a> or contact the ASCWU Elections Coordinator at 509-308-1174, <a href="mailto:ASCWUElections@cwu.edu">ASCWUElections@cwu.edu</a> or stop by the ASCWU office in SURC 236.</p></br></br></a href="mailto:ASCWUElections@cwu.edu">Thursday, February 111455228436Nominations Open for CLCE Evening of Recognition http://www.cwu.edu/publicity/nominations-open-clce-evening-recognitionTuesday, February 16Tue, 16 Feb 2016 0:00:00Academic,Alumni,Faculty & Staff,Seminars & Workshops,Student Life,New Students,Other<p>Know someone that's giving their all to making CWU better than ever? Nominate them for the Center for Leadership and Community Engagement's (CLCE) 19th annual Evening of Recognition!</p><p>If you're looking to recognize an outstanding member of the CWU community you can do so with nominations opening on Feb. 16 that can be submitted online at www.cwu.edu/leadership-engage or in person at the CLCE office in SURC 260.</p><p>The Evening of Recognition is a night devoted to honoring those that go above and beyond for the improvement of the CWU community. The award recipients have shown a positive influence on the CWU campus while exemplifying servant leadership.</p><p>Submissions will close on April 22 and the dinner will take place in May.</p><p>For more information, please contact the CLCE at 509-963-1850 or via email at clce@cwu.edu</p><p>&nbsp;</p>Tuesday, February 21454447914ASCWU Club Give Back Days Beginshttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/ascwu-club-give-back-days-beginsTuesday, February 16Tue, 16 Feb 2016 8:00:00Faculty & Staff,Student Life,New Students,Other<p><img alt="" src="/publicity/sites/cts.cwu.edu.publicity/files/Club%20Give%20Back_WCA.jpg" style="width: 460px; height: 306px;"><br><strong>Feb. 16 – Feb. 29<br>Open to all</strong></p><p>The Ellensburg community does a lot for the University. It’s time to give back.</p><p>The Associated Students of CWU (ASCWU) is holding Club Give Back Days, Feb. 16-29, as a way to give back to the Ellensburg community. Central clubs, organizations and the entire student body are encouraged to donate items, such as craft supplies, toiletries, non-perishable food items and pet food, that will be given to local non-profit organizations.</p><p>Each item donated is equivalent to five minutes of service. All donations will be accepted, and time logged, in the ASCWU office in the Student Union and Recreation Center (SURC) room 236.</p><p>For more information, contact Brittany Kinsella, vice president of clubs and organizations, at 509-963-1682 or <a href="mailto:ClubEvents@cwu.edu">ClubEvents@cwu.edu</a>.</p></br></br></a href="mailto:ClubEvents@cwu.edu">Friday, February 121455323041Random Acts of Kindnesshttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/random-acts-kindness-2Tuesday, February 16Tue, 16 Feb 2016 11:00:00Entertainment,Faculty & Staff,Student Life,Other<p><img alt="" src="/publicity/sites/cts.cwu.edu.publicity/files/RAK_TV.jpg" style="width: 460px; height: 307px;"></p><p>It's a celebration!</p><p>From Feb. 16 to 18, 11-1 p.m., students are invited to stop in to the SURC tabling area for free goodies and some inspiration on how to treat the people around them well in celebration of Random Acts of Kindness week!</p><p>Random Acts of Kindness (RAK) week is a worldwide celebration of kindness that takes place in February of each year. The event is making its joyous return to the SURC thanks to the Happiness Club and the Center for Leadership and Community Engagement (CLCE).</p><p>For more information, contact the CLCE: 509-963-1850 or via email: clce@cwu.edu</p>Tuesday, January 121452632885ASCWU Student Government Public Meetinghttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/ascwu-student-government-public-meeting-17Tuesday, February 16Tue, 16 Feb 2016 17:00:00Faculty & Staff,Student Life,New Students<p><strong>Mondays at 5 p.m.<br>SURC Pit<br>Open to everyone</strong></p><p>The ASCWU Student Government uses this weekly meeting in the Student Union and Recreation Center (SURC) Pit to discuss issues of interest and concern to students, vote on actions, recognize clubs and hear public comment.</p><p>For more information, contact the ASCWU Student Government&nbsp; at 509-963-1693 or <a href="mailto:ascwu@cwu.edu">ascwu@cwu.edu</a>, on the web at <a href="http://www.cwu.edu/ascwu" target="_blank">www.cwu.edu/ascwu</a> or visit their office in SURC room 236.</p></br></br></a href="mailto:ascwu@cwu.edu">Monday, December 71449514898Dr. Michael Eric Dysonhttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/dr-michael-eric-dysonTuesday, February 16Tue, 16 Feb 2016 19:00:00Academic,Seminars & Workshops,Student Life,Other<p><img alt="" src="/publicity/sites/cts.cwu.edu.publicity/files/Dyson.jpg" style="width: 460px; height: 258px;"></p><p><strong>7:00 p.m. - Doors open at 6:30 p.m.<br>McIntyre Music Building Concert Hall<br>Free and open to the public</strong></p><p>If you have ever been curious about the subject of racial justice, wondering why it is important or what it encompasses, now is the time to find out.</p><p>A prominent voice in the national conversation, Dr. Michael Eric Dyson is coming to Central Washington University to share his insight on racial justice and disproportionate incarceration rates here in the United States.</p><p>An author, sociology professor and political analyst, Dyson is quickly gaining recognition for contributing his voice to the ongoing discussion of race relations. Dyson, a Princeton graduate with a Ph.D. in religion, has appeared on a variety of radio and television news networks including NPR, CNN and MSNBC. Additionally, he has written over sixteen books and hosted The Michael Eric Dyson Show which aired for two years. Dyson takes an engaging and compelling approach in his speeches, drawing on his personal experiences, research and observations.</p><p>Dyson’s appearance is part of the CWU Social Justice and Human Rights Series. This year’s inaugural theme, Mass Incarceration and Racial Justice: Black and Brown Lives Do Matter, aims to educate Central’s community and initiate discussions about race.</p><p>Dr. Dyson’s books are available for purchase in the Wildcat Shop and he will be signing his latest book, The Black Presidency: Barack Obama and the Politics of Race in America, immediately following the event.</p><p>This event is being hosted by the Center for Diversity and Social Justice. For more information, contact Michelle Cyrus at<a href="mailto: cyrusM@cwu.edu?subject=Michael%20Eric%20Dyson"> cyrusM@cwu.edu</a> or by calling 509-963-2198 or stop by room 250/253 in the SURC.</p></br></br></a href="mailto: cyrusM@cwu.edu?subject=Michael%20Eric%20Dyson">Wednesday, January 271453914944Mapworks Student Survey Closeshttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/mapworks-student-survey-closesWednesday, February 17Wed, 17 Feb 2016 0:00:00Academic,Student Life,New Students,Other<p>Mapworks<span style="line-height: 1.4;"> Survey Open: Feb. 3 – Feb. 17</span></p><p>A survey, called Mapworks, will be sent to students via their Central email on Wednesday, February 3. It will ask a series of questions designed to find out how CWU can improve their college experience and how students can be successful.</p><p>The survey, which takes about 20 minutes to complete, will remain open until Wednesday, February 17 and help all students become more familiar with all the campus resources that are available. Upon completion, each student will receive a customized report allowing them to reflect on their decision-making and take initiative in their college career and future.</p><p>For more information, contact Eric Scott, University Housing and New Student Programs Sophomore Year Experience assistant director, at 509-963-1074 or by emailing <a href="mailto:scotter@cwu.edu">scotter@cwu.edu</a>.</p></span style="line-height: 1.4;"></a href="mailto:scotter@cwu.edu">Friday, January 221453505947Random Acts of Kindnesshttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/random-acts-kindness-3Wednesday, February 17Wed, 17 Feb 2016 11:00:00Academic,Entertainment,Faculty & Staff,Student Life,New Students,Other<p><img alt="" src="/publicity/sites/cts.cwu.edu.publicity/files/RAK_TV.jpg" style="width: 460px; height: 307px;"></p><p>It's a celebration!</p><p>From Feb. 16 to 18, 11-1 p.m., students are invited to stop in to the SURC tabling area for free goodies and some inspiration on how to treat the people around them well in celebration of Random Acts of Kindness week!</p><p>Random Acts of Kindness (RAK) week is a worldwide celebration of kindness that takes place in February of each year. The event is making its joyous return to the SURC thanks to the Happiness Club and the Center for Leadership and Community Engagement (CLCE).</p><p>For more information, contact the CLCE: 509-963-1850 or via email: clce@cwu.edu</p>Tuesday, January 121452632962Sex & Pizza: A Sexual Consent Awareness Eventhttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/sex-pizza-sexual-consent-awareness-eventWednesday, February 17Wed, 17 Feb 2016 17:00:00Academic,Entertainment,Exhibits,Seminars & Workshops,Student Life,New Students,Other<p>Pizza with the right toppings for you!</p><p>On Feb 17 at 5 p.m., the Wellness Center will be hosting a sexual consent awareness event titled Sex &amp; Pizza.</p><p>The event, aimed at informing CWU&nbsp;students about the importance of consent, what it looks like and what it means to communicate effectively with a partner, will feature a Ted Talk and partner-based pizza making!&nbsp;</p><p>For more information, please contact the Wellness Center at 509-963-3213 or via email at: Wellness@cwu.edu</p>Monday, February 81454977138ASCWU Elections: Information Sessionhttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/ascwu-elections-information-sessionWednesday, February 17Wed, 17 Feb 2016 18:00:00Sports & Recreation,Student Life,New Students,Training & Professional Development<p><strong>Info Session: Feb. 17 | 6 p.m. | SURC Pit</strong></p><p><strong><span style="line-height: 1.4;">Candidate Registration: Feb. 15 – Apr. 8 at 4 p.m.</span><br><span style="line-height: 1.4;">Other Info Sessions: Feb. 29 at 6 p.m. in </span>SURC<span style="line-height: 1.4;"> Pit | Mar. 2 at 4 p.m. in </span>SURC<span style="line-height: 1.4;"> 236</span><br><span style="line-height: 1.4;">Open to all students</span></strong></p><p>Are you a natural leader and could fairly represent your fellow Central students? Then CWU wants you to run for a position on the Associated Students of CWU (ASCWU) Student Government.</p><p>Candidate registration opens Monday, Feb. 15 and must be completed by Friday, April 8 at 4 p.m. Potential candidates should visit www.cwu.edu/ascwu/elections to fill out the registration application. Once completed, background check forms and elections packets will be sent to the CWU email address of registered candidates. Completed packets should be turned in to the Campus Life Office in SURC 263, between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m., before filing closes on Friday, April 8.</p><p>Potential candidates can run for President, Executive Vice President, Vice President for Clubs and Organizations, Vice President for Academic Affairs, Vice President for Equity and Community Affairs, Vice President for Student Life and Facilities or Vice President for Legislative Affairs. More information about the roles and obligations of each ASCWU position can be found at www.cwu.edu/ascwu.</p><p>Informational sessions, for interested students to learn more about the election process, position duties and perks, will be held on Feb. 17 and Feb. 29 at 6 p.m. in the SURC Pit and Mar. 2 at 4 p.m. in SURC 236.</p><p>For more information, visit www.cwu.edu/ascwu or contact the ASCWU Elections Coordinator at 509-308-1174, ASCWUElections@cwu.edu or stop by the ASCWU office in SURC 236.</p></span style="line-height: 1.4;"></br></span style="line-height: 1.4;"></span style="line-height: 1.4;"></span style="line-height: 1.4;"></br></span style="line-height: 1.4;">Thursday, February 111455229119Random Acts of Kindnesshttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/random-acts-kindness-4Thursday, February 18Thu, 18 Feb 2016 11:00:00Entertainment,Faculty & Staff,Student Life,New Students,Other<p><img alt="" src="/publicity/sites/cts.cwu.edu.publicity/files/RAK_TV.jpg" style="width: 460px; height: 307px;">It's a celebration!</p><p>From Feb. 16 to 18, 11-1 p.m., students are invited to stop in to the SURC tabling area for free goodies and some inspiration on how to treat the people around them well in celebration of Random Acts of Kindness week!</p><p>Random Acts of Kindness (RAK) week is a worldwide celebration of kindness that takes place in February of each year. The event is making its joyous return to the SURC thanks to the Happiness Club and the Center for Leadership and Community Engagement (CLCE).</p><p>For more information, contact the CLCE: 509-963-1850 or via email: clce@cwu.edu</p>Tuesday, January 121452633014Auditions for Showtime at Central http://www.cwu.edu/publicity/auditions-showtime-central-0Thursday, February 18Thu, 18 Feb 2016 14:00:00Entertainment,Exhibits,Fine & Performing Arts,Sports & Recreation,Student Life,New Students,Other<p><span style="line-height: 1.4;">The Black Student Union is hosting its own spin on famed performance television show, Showtime at the Apollo, with Showtime at Central!</span></p><p>Attendees will be invited to give their feedback – immediately – to performers who are still on stage after giving it their all. Similar to the show, this can include cheering for your favorites or even the dreaded booing as long as it’s all in the spirit of good fun!</p><p>Hopeful performers who think they can handle the pressure are welcome to audition on Feb. 18 from 2-6 p.m. in the Hertz Auditorium before the night of the event, Feb. 27 from 6-9 p.m.</p><p>For more information, please contact Evelyn Briscoe at BriscoeE@cwu.edu.</p></span style="line-height: 1.4;">Thursday, February 111455209476Women's Basketball vs Concordia University (Ore.)http://www.cwu.edu/publicity/womens-basketball-vs-concordia-university-oreThursday, February 18Thu, 18 Feb 2016 19:00:00Entertainment,Sports & Recreation,Student Life,New Students<p>Nicholson Pavilion<br>Free w/ Student ID</p><p>www.cwu.edu/tickets</p><p>www.wildcatsports.com</p></br>Monday, December 281451330993Dr. Stefan Bradley Lecture http://www.cwu.edu/publicity/dr-stefan-bradley-lectureThursday, February 18Thu, 18 Feb 2016 19:00:00Academic,Faculty & Staff,Fine & Performing Arts,Seminars & Workshops,Student Life,New Students,Other<p><img alt="" src="/publicity/sites/cts.cwu.edu.publicity/files/images/Stefan%20Bradley.jpg" style="line-height: 1.4; width: 200px; height: 267px; float: left;"></p><p>Stories and lessons from the front line of Ferguson.</p><p>On Feb 18, at 7 p.m. in the Wellington Event Center, Dr. Stefan Bradley, Director of African American Studies program at Saint Louis University will be speaking as part of the CWU Social Justice and Human Rights Series.</p><p>Dr. Bradley says his speech, titled “Freedom and Beyond: Activism, Access and Achievement in the Age of Ferguson”, is "my opportunity to share with people in the audience what the uprising in Ferguson looked liked at the ground level as a professor in the area."</p><p>The event is free and open to the public and is sponsored by Campus Life, the department of Africana and Black Studies, Brother to Brother, S.I.S.T.E.R.S. and the Male Success Initiative.</p><p>For more information, please contact Dr. Keith Champagne, Associate Dean of Student Development and Success at 509-963-1437 or champagn@cwu.edu.</p>Thursday, February 41454606737Open Mic Nighthttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/open-mic-night-23Thursday, February 18Thu, 18 Feb 2016 20:00:00Entertainment,Faculty & Staff,Fine & Performing Arts,Student Life,New Students<p><strong>Sign-ups at 7:30 p.m.</strong><br><strong>SURC Pit |&nbsp;Free</strong></p><p>Are you a singer or musician? Do you think you have what it takes to be a comedian, or have you written poetry you’d like to share with a live audience? Show off your talents at Open Mic Night in the CWU Student Union and Recreation Center (SURC) Pit. Sign-ups begin at 7:30 p.m. and performances begin at 8 p.m. Admission is free and open to the public.</p><p>For more information contact Campus Activities at 509-963-1450 or <a href="mailto:Drummond@cwu.edu">Drummond@cwu.edu</a>.</p></br></a href="mailto:Drummond@cwu.edu">Wednesday, December 161450305701CWUp Late with FRIENDShttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/cwup-late-friendsFriday, February 19Fri, 19 Feb 2016 20:00:00Entertainment,Student Life,New Students<p><strong>Bistro 1891<br>Free | Open to students</strong></p><p><img alt="" src="/publicity/sites/cts.cwu.edu.publicity/files/RedTextMoon.jpg" style="width: 160px; height: 160px; float: left;"></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.4;">“When it hasn't been your day, your week, your month, or even your year… I'll be there for you” is popular theme song and guaranteed </span>earworm<span style="line-height: 1.4;">.</span></p><p>On February 19th Campus Activities will be hosting CWUp Late with FRIENDS in Bistro 1891 from 8 to 10 p.m.</p><p>CWUp Late promises to be a fun night to gather with friends at Central’s newest coffeehouse much like the cast of Friends would meet at Central Perk and collectively take on what life throws at them. In addition to screening various Friends TV episodes, board games, coffee and snacks will also be available for students to enjoy throughout their evening.</p><p>For more information about the event, please contact Alyssia Ready at readya@cwu.edu.</p></br></span style="line-height: 1.4;"></span style="line-height: 1.4;">Monday, February 81454974497Women's Basketball vs Western Oregonhttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/womens-basketball-vs-western-oregonSaturday, February 20Sat, 20 Feb 2016 16:00:00Entertainment,Sports & Recreation,Student Life,New Students<p>Nicholson Pavilion<br>Free w/ Student ID</p><p>www.cwu.edu/tickets</p><p>www.wildcatsports.com</p></br>Monday, December 2814513310343-on-3 Basketball Tournamenthttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/3-3-basketball-tournament-1Saturday, February 20Sat, 20 Feb 2016 20:00:00Sports & Recreation,Student Life,Other<p>&nbsp;</p><p><strong>SURC Basketball Courts<br>8:30 p.m. |&nbsp;Free<br>Register in the Wellness Center</strong></p><p>Take a fast break from your studies and dribble your way to some awesome prizes in this year’s fourth annual 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament.</p><p>This event is free for students who can either participate as players or show up as spectators. You don’t have to be a basketball star to play, there are three divisions: co-ed, recreation and competitive. There will be free food, activities and prizes so don’t miss out!</p><p>Register at the Wellness center up until Feb. 19 or on the day of the tournament between 8 and 8:30 p.m. Students are welcome to register with a team or they can register as individuals and find a team the day of.</p><p>The Wellness Center is hosting this event in collaboration with the Recreation Center and 88.1 the Burg. For more information, please contact Doug Fulp at <a href="mailto:wellness@cwu.edu?subject=3-on-3%20Basketball%20Tournament">wellness@cwu.edu</a> or 509-963-3213.</p></br></br></a href="mailto:wellness@cwu.edu?subject=3-on-3%20Basketball%20Tournament">Wednesday, February 31454528860National Eating Disorder Awareness Weekhttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/national-eating-disorder-awareness-weekMonday, February 22Mon, 22 Feb 2016 0:00:00Seminars & Workshops,Student Life,Other<p>This week aims to raise awareness, promote positive body images and initiate discussion. In addition to tabling all week in the SURC from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., the <a href="http://www.cwu.edu/wellness/" target="_blank">Wellness Center</a> will be hosting the following free events.</p><p><strong>Monday, Feb. 22: Body Image Student Group Meeting • 5 - 7 p.m. • SURC 135</strong></p><p>This is a completely student-led discussion group—no faculty involved. It will be a supportive environment where students are invited to come and share their experiences or struggles with anything health related—from workout routines to coping with negative body images.</p><p><strong>Tuesday, Feb. 23: Panel • 12 - 1 p.m. • SURC Pit</strong></p><p>If you have any questions about eating disorders, now is the time to get them answered. This panel will feature members from recreation as well as from student medical and counseling, nutrition professor Kelly Pritchett and a student recovering from an eating disorder.</p><p><strong>Wednesday, Feb. 24: Body Love Campaign • 12 - 3 p.m. • SURC Pit</strong></p><p>Time to be proud of your body! Participants are invited to wear swimsuits or whatever they feel the most comfortable in and write body-positive messages on one another. Just be sure to register with the Wellness Center beforehand in SURC 139.</p><p><strong>Friday, Feb. 26: Scale Smash • 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. • East SURC Patio</strong></p><p>Smash the negativity out of your life! Stop by the Wellness Center table and write down any body-negative comments you’ve felt or received on a scale, then on Friday you can smash that scale to smithereens with a sledgehammer.</p><p>For more information on any of these events, please contact Mallory Morse or Emily Blakley at <a href="mailto:Wellness@cwu.edu?subject=National%20Eating%20Disorder%20Awareness%20Week">Wellness@cwu.edu</a>, 509-963-3213 or in SURC 139.</p></a href="mailto:Wellness@cwu.edu?subject=National%20Eating%20Disorder%20Awareness%20Week">Friday, February 121455297512Amazing Race – Ellensburg: Last Day to Registerhttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/amazing-race-%E2%80%93-ellensburg-last-day-registerMonday, February 22Mon, 22 Feb 2016 0:00:00Entertainment,Student Life,Other<p><img alt="" src="/publicity/sites/cts.cwu.edu.publicity/files/Amazing%20Race%20WCA.jpg" style="width: 460px; height: 306px;"></p><p><strong>Registration: Jan. 25 - Feb. 22 | SURC 256 | Free<br>Event: Friday, March 4 | 2:30 - 6 p.m.</strong></p><p>The Amazing Race – Ellensburg is bringing you the chance to use your mental and physical strength to win a partial spring quarter tuition waiver!</p><p>Much like the television show, the Amazing Race – Ellensburg will be filled with riddles, challenges and clues. Contestants will show up to campus on March 4 at 2:30 p.m. to review rules and boundaries for the three-hour race that kicks off at 3 p.m.</p><p>Individuals or groups can also volunteer to host a pit stop which will provide contestants with the clues and challenges that will lead them through the race.</p><p>Those wishing to try their hand at a series of challenges, be sure to get in on this race for a partial tuition waiver for the spring quarter!</p><p>Registration is free and the deadline is Feb. 22. Make sure to register by visiting SURC 256!</p><p>This event is hosted by the Center for Leadership and Community Engagement. For more information, please contact Joanne Perez at <a href="mailto:perezjo@cwu.edu?subject=The%20Amazing%20Race%20-%20Ellensburg">perezjo@cwu.edu</a> or 509-963-2187.</p></br></a href="mailto:perezjo@cwu.edu?subject=The%20Amazing%20Race%20-%20Ellensburg">Monday, January 251453745820The Recovery Sanctuary: Haven House Registration Openshttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/recovery-sanctuary-haven-house-registration-opensMonday, February 22Mon, 22 Feb 2016 0:00:00Student Life,New Students<p><img alt="" src="/publicity/sites/cts.cwu.edu.publicity/files/CWU%20ROC.jpg" style="width: 460px; height: 306px;"></p><p>Beginning Fall 2016, Central Washington University (CWU) students struggling with addiction will be provided with the opportunity to live in an engaging, supportive recovery environment on campus.</p><p>This project, known as Haven House, is a community outreach program that aims to facilitate access to campus and community resources and encourage student residents to be active participants in order to achieve academic and personal goals.</p><p>Haven House will function similarly to a Living Learning Community. Interested students may sign-up to live in the Haven House community via the traditional housing method. However, they will also be required to fill out the proper paperwork prior to moving in.</p><p>Those who qualify for financial aid may apply it towards living expenses just as they would with other on campus living options.</p><p>Enrollment opens Feb. 22 and will run as space is available.</p><p>For more information visit <a href="https://www.cwu.edu/wellness/cwu-recovery-outreach-community-cwu-roc" target="_blank">https://www.cwu.edu/wellness/cwu-recovery-outreach-community-cwu-roc</a> or contact Doug Fulp at 509-963-3240 or by email <a href="mailto:fulpd@cwu.edu">fulpd@cwu.edu</a>.</p><p>This program is sponsored by the CWU Recovery Outreach Community (ROC) and Wellness Center.</p></a href="mailto:fulpd@cwu.edu">Thursday, February 41454629525American Red Cross Blood Drivehttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/american-red-cross-blood-drive-6Monday, February 22Mon, 22 Feb 2016 10:00:00Student Life,Other<p><img alt="" src="/publicity/sites/cts.cwu.edu.publicity/files/blood-drive-tv.jpg" style="width: 460px; height: 302px;"></p><p>Lend a helping vein!</p><p>The Center for Leadership and Community Engagement (CLCE) is asking CWU students to help the American Red Cross meet its blood donation need for Central Washington on Feb. 22 from 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. in SURC 137 A/B.&nbsp;</p><p>Walk-up donations are accepted, no appointment required. Donors will need to present a current form of ID.</p><p>For more information, contact the CLCE: 509-963-1850 or via email: CLCE@cwu.edu</p><p>&nbsp;</p>Tuesday, January 121452627550ASCWU Student Government Public Meetinghttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/ascwu-student-government-public-meeting-18Monday, February 22Mon, 22 Feb 2016 17:00:00Faculty & Staff,Student Life,New Students<p><strong>Mondays at 5 p.m.<br>SURC Pit<br>Open to everyone</strong></p><p>The ASCWU Student Government uses this weekly meeting in the Student Union and Recreation Center (SURC) Pit to discuss issues of interest and concern to students, vote on actions, recognize clubs and hear public comment.</p><p>For more information, contact the ASCWU Student Government&nbsp; at 509-963-1693 or <a href="mailto:ascwu@cwu.edu">ascwu@cwu.edu</a>, on the web at <a href="http://www.cwu.edu/ascwu" target="_blank">www.cwu.edu/ascwu</a> or visit their office in SURC room 236.</p></br></br></a href="mailto:ascwu@cwu.edu">Monday, December 71449514961Monday Movie Madness: “Mockingjay Pt. 2”http://www.cwu.edu/publicity/monday-movie-madness-%E2%80%9Cmockingjay-pt-2%E2%80%9DMonday, February 22Mon, 22 Feb 2016 19:00:00Entertainment,Faculty & Staff,Student Life,New Students<p><a name="back to top"></a>Monday Movie Madness: “Mockingjay Pt. 2”<br>Showings: 7 p.m. and 9:45 p.m. • SURC Theatre<br>Free for CWU students with ID, $3 general admission<br>Closed Captioning Available<br>Campus Activities • 509-963-1450</p><p>PG-13 • 137 min • Adventure/Sci-Fi</p><p>As the war of Panem escalates to the destruction of other districts, Katniss Everdeen, the reluctant leader of the rebellion, must bring together an army against President Snow, while all she holds dear hangs in the balance.</p><p><iframe class="youtube-player" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/KmYNkasYthg?rel=0" title="YouTube video player" type="text/html" frameborder="0" height="390" width="480"></iframe></p><p><a href="#back to top">Back to Top</a></p></a name="back to top"></br></br></br></br></a href="#back to top">Wednesday, January 131452712662Monday Movie Madness: “Mockingjay Pt. 2”http://www.cwu.edu/publicity/monday-movie-madness-%E2%80%9Cmockingjay-pt-2%E2%80%9D-0Monday, February 22Mon, 22 Feb 2016 21:45:00Entertainment,Faculty & Staff,Student Life,New Students<p><a name="back to top"></a>Monday Movie Madness: “Mockingjay Pt. 2”<br>Showings: 7 p.m. and 9:45 p.m. • SURC Theatre<br>Free for CWU students with ID, $3 general admission<br>Closed Captioning Available<br>Campus Activities • 509-963-1450</p><p>PG-13 • 137 min • Adventure/Sci-Fi</p><p>As the war of Panem escalates to the destruction of other districts, Katniss Everdeen, the reluctant leader of the rebellion, must bring together an army against President Snow, while all she holds dear hangs in the balance.</p><p><iframe class="youtube-player" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/KmYNkasYthg?rel=0" title="YouTube video player" type="text/html" frameborder="0" height="390" width="480"></iframe></p><p><a href="#back to top">Back to Top</a></p></a name="back to top"></br></br></br></br></a href="#back to top">Wednesday, January 131452712778Identity, Stereotypes, and Biases Part II Student Workshophttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/identity-stereotypes-and-biases-part-ii-student-workshopTuesday, February 23Tue, 23 Feb 2016 16:00:00Seminars & Workshops,Student Life,Training & Professional Development<p><strong>ISB002<span style="line-height: 1.4;">: Identity, Stereotypes, and Biases Part II (0001)</span><br>SURC<span style="line-height: 1.4;"> </span>137A</strong></p><p>To register for course, please login to MyCWU&gt;&gt; Employee Tab&gt;&gt; Training Folder&gt;&gt; Request Training Enrollment&gt;&gt;Search by Course Number&gt;&gt;ISB002.</p><p>For enrollment assistance, contact Central Learning Academy at (509) 963-2205 or <a href="mailto:cla@cwu.edu">cla@cwu.edu</a>.</p></span style="line-height: 1.4;"></br></span style="line-height: 1.4;"></a href="mailto:cla@cwu.edu">Wednesday, November 251448469811Madden NFL 16 Tournament http://www.cwu.edu/publicity/madden-nfl-16-tournamentTuesday, February 23Tue, 23 Feb 2016 17:00:00Entertainment,Exhibits,Faculty & Staff,Sports & Recreation,Student Life,New Students,Other<p>Game, set, Madden!</p><p>Get your game on with Recreation's Madden 16 tournament in the SURC pit on Feb 23 5-10 p.m.</p><p>For the price of a $10 registration, up to 32 CWU students, staff or faculty members will compete in a Madden 16 Xbox One bracket that ends in prizes for the top three placers.</p><p>Registration is first-come, first-served and will be open up until the day of the event.</p><p>For more information on rules, setup and registration please visit: https://www.cwu.edu/rec/special-events or contact Recreation at 509-963-3511</p><p>&nbsp;</p>Tuesday, January 261453838378Family Literacy Nighthttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/family-literacy-nightTuesday, February 23Tue, 23 Feb 2016 18:00:00Academic,Student Life,Other<p><img alt="" src="/publicity/sites/cts.cwu.edu.publicity/files/WAC%202016%20Fam%20Lit%20Feb%2023.jpg" style="width: 460px; height: 259px;"></p><p>Michaelson Room 126 | &nbsp;6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.| Free</p><p>Calling all families with children! Every quarter the Center for Diversity and Social Justice hosts a series of Family Literacy Nights—anevent for the whole family to get children excited about reading.</p><p>Families are invited to bring their children and read from a variety of books along with CWU literacy students. There will be popcorn and drinks and each child will get to take home a book of their choosing for free.</p><p>This will be a great opportunity for non-traditional students with families to get involved with Central’s community and meet new people.</p><p>If you are unable to make this Family Literacy Night, there is another one scheduled for March 3 at 6:00 p.m. in Michaelson Hall 126.</p><p>This event is organized by the Center for Diversity and Social Justice. For more information, contact Michelle Cyrus at <a href="mailto:cyrusM@cwu.edu?subject=Family%20Literacy%20Night">cyrusM@cwu.edu</a> or by calling 509-963-2198 or stop by room 250/253 in the SURC.</p></a href="mailto:cyrusM@cwu.edu?subject=Family%20Literacy%20Night">Friday, January 291454094067Lion Rock Visiting Writer Series - Megan Krusehttp://www.cwu.edu/publicity/lion-rock-visiting-writer-series-megan-kruseTuesday, February 23Tue, 23 Feb 2016 19:30:00Academic,Alumni,Entertainment,Faculty & Staff,New Students,Other<p><strong>SURC Theatre<br>Free | Open to the public</strong></p><p><img alt="" src="/publicity/sites/cts.cwu.edu.publicity/files/Megan_Kruse.jpg" style="width: 260px; height: 243px; margin: 1px; float: left;"></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.4;">Megan Kruse is the author of the acclaimed novel Call Me Home, released by Hawthorne Books in 2015, with an introduction by Elizabeth Gilbert. She holds an MFA from the University of Montana, and her work has appeared widely in magazines and journals, including Narrative Magazine, Psychology Today, The Rumpus,and The Sun, among others. She is currently the 2015-2016 Visiting Writer-in-Residency for Eastern Oregon University's Low-Residency MFA program, and at work on a second novel. Megan has just been named one of The National Book Foundation's "5 Under 35" Honorees.</span></p><p>There will also be a craft talk by Megan titled "Crafting Emotion: Object Resonance and Transcendent Details" at 1:00 p.m. in Black Hall, Rm 151.</p><p><a href="http://www.megannicolekruse.com" target="_blank">www.megannicolekruse.com</a></p></br></span style="line-height: 1.4;">Monday, February 81454954582