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CWU Museum of Culture and Environment Dean Hall

400 E University Way
Ellensburg, WA 98926 United States
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March 2015

“Drug Wars: Incarceration and Racial Justice,” A Roundtable Discussion

March 5, 2015 @ 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
CWU Museum of Culture and Environment Dean Hall, 400 E University Way
Ellensburg, WA 98926 United States
Free

The CWU Museum of Culture and Environment welcomes Racial Disparity Project Lead Program Director Kris Nyrop Thursday, March 5 at 5:30 p.m. for a round table discussion examining racial disparities in drug-related sentencing in the United States and potential models for sentencing reform. This event is free and open to the public.   The talk is in conjunction with the Museum's current exhibition, "Righteous Dopefiend: Homelessness, Addiction and Poverty in Urban America,” on display in Dean Hall, first floor, through…

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April 2018

Opening Reception for The Living Room exhibit at the MCE

April 5 @ 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
CWU Museum of Culture and Environment Dean Hall, 400 E University Way
Ellensburg, WA 98926 United States
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Free

What can the living room--a supposedly mundane space--tell us about the human condition? On April 5th, the MCE celebrates The Living Room, a new exhibition featuring photographs (by local artist, Rob Fraser) of living rooms within our community. Please join the MCE staff, students, and faculty as we open the exhibit with a celebration, including live music from the local band Cadence and refreshments! Event begins at 5:30 pm. This is a free event and is open to the public.…

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H2OMG! Making Sense of Water Scarcity in an Insecure World

April 19 @ 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
CWU Museum of Culture and Environment Dean Hall, 400 E University Way
Ellensburg, WA 98926 United States
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Humanities Washington presents a free discussion on water scarcity featuring speaker, Rachel Cardone, economist, and policy maker. It feels like not a day goes by without a story in the news that relates to some water issue. Whether it's lead in schools, drought in California, or dwindling snowpack in Washington, water scarcity is a challenge that needs our attention--now. In this talk, participants learn about water scarcity and its effects both globally and at local levels here in Washington State.…

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