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Walter "Spike" Arlt Video Interview

Spike Arlt talks about his life and early career as a high school athletics director before coming to Central. He then discusses being tenured faculty and a coach. The expantion of campus from a…

From  Maurice Blackson on October 18th, 2021 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Covid Reflecion of Job Yang

Job Yang shares some experiences during the COVID lock-down as a senior in High School at Bothell and then a freshman at Central Washington University. Bothell was the first school system to shut…

From  Maurice Blackson on October 14th, 2021 0 likes 1 plays 0  

Rebecca Lubas’ Covid-19 Reflections

CWU’s Dean of Libraries reflects on providing library services during a pandemic, exploring a very quiet Ellensburg, and keeping in communication with friends far away.

From  Maurice Blackson on August 25th, 2021 0 likes 11 plays 0  

Staci Sleigh-Layman's Covid-19 Reflections

Staci Sleigh-Layman talks about her various jobs at Central and the changes to her work during the pandemic. Discussion includes the Tuesday Talks series conducted during the lock-downs.

From  Maurice Blackson on August 5th, 2021 0 likes 6 plays 0  

Marie Marchand's Covid Reflections and Poems

<p>Marie Marchand talks about her experiences during the Covid-19 pandemic lock-down. She also shares some poems written during that time. Marie is a poet and an Associate Director of the GEAR…

From  Maurice Blackson on July 15th, 2021 0 likes 25 plays 0  

Nathan Sandell's Covid Reflections

Nathaniel Sandell shares some of his experiences as a senior in High School and then as an incoming freshman during the covid-19 pandemic. He also talks about a song he wrote about the pandemic.

From  Maurice Blackson on July 9th, 2021 0 likes 15 plays 0  

Archival Adventures In Asia and Europe: Researching the Chinese in Europe during the 1920s

Join us as Professor Marilyn Levine demonstrates successful strategies and resources for researching the Chinese in Europe during the 1920s, highlighting materials recently acquired by CWU Libraries.

From  Maurice Blackson on May 10th, 2021 0 likes 17 plays 0  

At Home with Poetry: A live reading celebrating National Poetry Month At Home with Poetry: A live reading celebrating National Poetry Month Online

Featured guest – Rena Priest, Washington State Poet Laureate This program will feature poets reading their own poem(s) and a favorite of someone else’s, on the theme of "home."…

From  Maurice Blackson on April 27th, 2021 0 likes 7 plays 0  

Collections Chat: Focus on Asian Studies with Professor Chong Eun Ahn

A virtual collections discussion by Professor CHong Eun Ahn about using historical newpaper databases from Brooks Library at Central Washington University for history research.

From  Maurice Blackson on March 16th, 2021 0 likes 19 plays 0  

Civil Rights and the Anti-war movement at Central Washington State College

A brief demonstration of digital exhibit software, Quartex, from Adam Mathews publishers using content from CWU Archives and Special Collections. Showing events at Central relating to civil rights. …

From  Jon (LDAP) Belford on January 14th, 2021 0 likes 24 plays 0  

Virtual Ellensbrug Archives Crawl

Visit the archives and history museums of Ellensburg at a virtual tour and panel! The panel will consist of archivists and museum curators and directors as they share about their repositories and…

From  Jon (LDAP) Belford on October 13th, 2020 0 likes 19 plays 0  

Virtual Tour of Kittitas County Historic Museum

Take a virtual tour of the Kittitas County Historic Museum, led by Sadie Thayer, Museum Director. This film was made for the virtual archives and museum tour in October 2020.

From  Jon (LDAP) Belford on September 29th, 2020 0 likes 51 plays 0  

How to use ScholarWorks @ CWU to find Primary Sources

A brief demonstration of how to use Central Washington University's institutional repository to find primary source materials.

From  Jon (LDAP) Belford on September 8th, 2020 0 likes 12 plays 0  

A tour of the Ellensburg Public Library's Local History Room and Archives.

Tour the Ellensburg Public Library's Local History Room and Archives with Regina Tipton Llamas, Local History Librarian. Filmed for archives crawl 2020.

From  Jon (LDAP) Belford on September 8th, 2020 0 likes 77 plays 0