Kittitas County Community Events Calendar

Science on Tap

Central Washington University WA

Imperiled Next of Kin: Exploring Chimpanzee Behavioral Flexibility in a Human-Dominated Landscape of Uganda Presented by Dr. Maureen McCarthey, University of Southern California As close relatives of humans, chimpanzees share many of our traits, including complex social relationships, sophisticated cognitive skills, and diverse behavioral traditions. Even after more than 50 years of research, scientists continue […]

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Science on Tap – Presentation on Aging, Social Support, and LGBTQ People in the U.S.

Central Washington University WA

Aging, Social Support, and LGBTQ People in the U.S. Presented by Griff Tester, Ph.D., Department of Sociology and Women’s, Gender, & Sexuality Studies For most older (60+) adults in the U.S., social support, a resource strongly associated with health and well-being, is found within the traditional family and supplemented by formal aging and health services. For […]

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Science on Tap

Central Washington University WA

"Math Circle Activities for Kittitas Families" Presented by Dr. Brandy Wiegers, CWU Mathematics Kittitas Valley Math Circle is a weekly math program for Kittitas Valley students with their parents/guardians. Like so many things, we have had to adjust this program for the 20-21 year and the result is a series of fun videos created by CWU students for […]

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Tea @ 3

Central Washington University WA

Tea at 3 is a fantastic experience to hear about different experiences from Central’s very own faculty, staff and community members. On Wednesday Oct. 19, listen to Professor Elizabeth Fountain Ph.D., lecturer in the Information Technology and Administrative Management Department. Fountain has been teaching for nearly 20 years and has held roles as both a […]

Lion Rock Visiting Writers Series: Eduardo C. Corral, Poet

Central Washington University WA

For his famous, award-winning poetry, Eduardo C. Corral will be visiting Central Washington University on Oct. 18th. From noon to 1 p.m. he will host a craft talk in Black 151 titled, “The Triggering World: Using the Senses to Generate Language.” Later that evening, starting at 7:30 p.m. he will read from his award-winning book […]

Lion Rock Visiting Writers Series: Eduardo C. Corral, Poet

Central Washington University WA

For his famous, award-winning poetry, Eduardo C. Corral will be visiting Central Washington University on Oct. 18th. From noon to 1 p.m. he will host a craft talk in Black 151 titled, “The Triggering World: Using the Senses to Generate Language.” Later that evening, starting at 7:30 p.m. he will read from his award-winning book […]

CWU Running Start Information Session

Central Washington University WA

Attention high school sophomores and juniors! The Running Start Program at Central Washington University allows eligible high school juniors and seniors to: Earn college and high school credit at the same time. Take college courses tuition free. Get a jump start on future college goals. Choose from a wide range of courses that may not […]

Central Washington University Student Veterans Week

Central Washington University WA

ELLENSBURG, Wash. Students from Central Washington University (CWU) representing Student Veterans of America (SVA), are presenting a week full of events for veterans and community members. The events take place on-campus and downtown Ellensburg. The week begins on Monday, February 29 and ends Friday, March 4.

CWU Family Weekend 2015

Central Washington University WA

Campus Activities presents CWU’s Family Weekend 2015. Enjoy a Mother’s Day weekend packed full of activities around campus and the community from Friday, May 8 to Sunday, May 10.   Kicking off the weekend is a performance by Emmy Award winning comedian Sara Schaefer on Friday, May 8 at 8 p.m. in the Student Union […]

DRYLAND film screening at Ellensburg Film Festival

Central Washington University WA

Dryland, a feature documentary, filmed over ten years in Eastern Washington, will screen Saturday, October 4 at 4:15 at CWU's Student Union & Rec Center, as part of the 10th annual Ellensburg Film Festival. Awarded "Best of the Northwest Feature Documentary," Dryland follows a young farmer, Josh Knodel, whose dream is to stay on his family's wheat farm...and win the […]

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