Dr. Corey Hebert – A Passion for Healing, A Knack for Inspiring

“When you have someone that has an open mind, which is the college student, that’s the best group to get to make change in the world.” Renowned pediatrician, speaker and television health correspondent, Dr. Corey Hebert, will speak at CWU on March 9 in the Student Union Ballroom at 7 p.m. The talk is free…

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Dr. Stefan Bradley – Coming Home With Something to Say

Director of African American Studies at Saint Louis University (SLU), longtime activism scholar and Yakima native, Dr. Stefan Bradley is coming home with something to say. His upcoming talk, “Freedom and Beyond: Activism, Access and Achievement in the Age of Ferguson” about black student achievement and activism on Feb. 18 at 7 p.m. in the…

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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…

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A talk with Tworkowski: TWLOHA’s founder and creative director to speak at CWU

To Write Love on Her Arms (TWLOHA) started as the title of a story one friend wrote for another as she entered rehab. Now the writer of that story, Jamie Tworkowski, is the founder and creative director of the non-profit organization TWLOHA, which works to provide hope and resources for those struggling with mental health…

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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…

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