Bringing the words of MLK into modern-day America through “Beyond Vietnam” Panel Discussion

Can these words (and others) that were spoken 50 years ago resonate with today’s events across the nation? Join us as we explore the words of Martin Luther King, Jr.’s “Beyond Vietnam” speech on April 4 from noon – 1:30 p.m. in the SURC Pit in commemoration of the speech’s 50th anniversary. Interactive conversation boards,…

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Aspen String Trio hits the Central Stage

Join us for a night of music and inspiration as we welcome the Aspen String Trio to the Central stage. These classically trained musicians regularly move audiences to their feet, garnering rave national and global reviews.

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Celebrate Student Appreciation Day and the SURC 10 Year Anniversary

Since 2006, the Student Union and Recreation Center (SURC) at Central Washington University has been servicing students, faculty and the Ellensburg community. Operating within 220,000 square feet, the SURC is the largest facility in Kittitas County and home to a diverse range of programs and services. Through the collaborative effort of Student Union partners, May…

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A Conversation with Norm Stamper, Former Seattle Police Chief

Who polices the police? According to Norm Stamper, former Seattle police chief, the community. On April 5, at 7 p.m. in the SURC Ballroom, Stamper will give a talk titled “Community Policing in the Age of Police Militarization” about the importance of community involvement in policing on local, national and global levels. Stamper was a…

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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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