CWU hits historic numbers in diversity

Kejuan Coleman, Staff Reporter

November 2, 2017

Filed under CWU, Local, News

Thirty-five percent of CWU students are people of color, as of a 2016 survey. The number is increasing alongside the growing amount of incoming students. CWU is on it’s way to changing for a better future for all students and fac...

On to the next song…

On to the next song…

October 19, 2017

Prepare for Plastic

Jason Morales, Staff Reporter

October 19, 2017

Filed under Local, News

Starting Jan. 1, stores will start charging five cents for every plastic and paper bag that you are going to use. On Sept. 10, 2015, the city received a letter from a local environmental group, who were pushing for either...

Keep it down over there!

Keep it down over there!

October 19, 2017

NIOKC gears up for its second year

Jason Morales, Staff Reporter

October 5, 2017

Filed under Local, News

  Not in Our Kittitas County (NIOKC) is gearing up for their second year. The group is planning to continue to promote themselves and unite CWU and the community in the fight against discrimination, especially with ...

Finding the Funds

Miles King, Staff Reporter

October 5, 2017

Filed under CWU, Local, News

Beginning this year, CWU has a new budget model aimed to give control of funds to the deans of each college.  The new model is called Activity-Based Budgeting (ABB). ABB and Responsibility-Centered Management (RCM), essentially ac...

DACA Dreamers safe at CWU

Eric Rosane, News Editor

September 28, 2017

Filed under Local, National/Worldwide, News

President Trump’s decision to repeal the DACA program (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) on Sept. 5 is being met with stark criticism by the public, higher education institutions throughout Washington state and our very o...

Bike Boulevard Unveiled on Seventh

Eric Rosane, Staff Reporter

July 19, 2017

Filed under Local, News

A newly installed bicycle boulevard on Seventh Avenue is the first move in a series of actions to be taken by the city’s public works department to maintain safer pedestrian and cyclist travel on low-traffic streets. Tra...

State budget passes, CWU receives funding

Eric Rosane, Staff Reporter

July 4, 2017

Filed under CWU, Local, News

Legislation struck a resolution last Friday night after Washington Governor Jay Inslee signed into proposition the $43.7 billion statewide budget that will go into effect next academic school year to fund CWU’s 2017-2019 opera...

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