The Dead Gave Me Life: Reflecting on Día de los Muertos

By Jason Morales - I laughed when I knew I was going to be late for the Día de los Muertos procession. I couldn’t help it, it was like I was destined to be late. I was driving 40 on the 25, and I quickly ran through the traffic light as it was in mid [...]

Nick Offerman joins the CWU Homecoming Week celebration with a night of delicious ribaldry and song.

By Eric Rosane On October 7, Central Washington University welcomed comedian and actor Nick Offerman to campus for Homecoming Week. Below is a detailed account of the anticipation, the laughter and the appreciation for Offerman's comedic spirit and delicious ribaldry. Thank you for sharing Homecoming Week with us, Nick! What’s all the Hype about? Outside, [...]

Congrats, Publicity Center Seniors!

This spring we said goodbye to a few very talented Publicity Center seniors. Read on to discover where they are headed next!   Alyx Ann Miller Graphic Design Achievements/Honors CWU Spotlight on the Arts Seattle Showcase Favorite memory from the Publicity Center The video where we all had to freeze (aka the Mannequin Challenge) Post-Graduation Plans [...]

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 [...]

Students of Color Summit: Agents of Change

Excitement, friendships and the drive to create change and positive influences are just a few things that the Students of Color Summit generated at CWU earlier this month. On the first weekend of April, CWU partnered with the Washington Student Association to host over 224 students from 13 universities and schools to celebrate diversity and inclusivity [...]