Welcoming Celebrated Author and Vietnam Veteran Tim O’Brien to CWU: NEA Big Read Event

April 25 • 7:30 - 9:30 p.m. McConnell Auditorium • Free As part of the National Endowment for the Arts Big Read event, CWU will host the award-winning author of “The Things They Carried,” Tim O’Brien. CWU is the only university in the Pacific Northwest to receive the Big Read Grant. O’Brien, a Purple Heart [...]

Why Lion Rock Rocks: Please Welcome Dr. Terry Martin

Even though I know what the Lion Rock Visiting Writers Series at CWU is, when I hear "Lion Rock" my mind always conjures up an image of Pride Rock from "The Lion King." So, for those who don't know what "Lion Rock" is, let me get the Pride Rock imagery out of your head and [...]

New Fall Hypes hitting newsstands soon!

Fall Quarter 2014 Hypes will be here next week! Be sure to grab one to find out about all the great events and programs happening at Central! Copies will be in all the Residence Hall mailboxes, throughout the SURC and campus, and online right here on this blog - just look in the right hand [...]

CWU’s Symposium on University Research and Creative Expression (SOURCE)

SOURCE, the Symposium On University Research and Creative Expression, takes place this Thursday, May 15, from 8 a.m. - 5:30 p.m in the CWU Student Union and Recreation Center (SURC). There are over 350 presentations from students, faculty and staff. That's 350 new things to learn and experience all in one day! Wow! Music, museum, [...]

Slam Poet Karen Finneyfrock and Slam Poetry Competition Tonight!

Looking for something different to do tonight? Slam poet Karen Finneyfrock is coming to perform as a part of the Lion Rock Visiting Writers Series, and you don’t want to miss it! Come out at 7:30 p.m. to the SURC Theatre to hear her reading, and be sure to check out her books “Ceremony for [...]