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A Wine Odyssey DVD Series

Join Amy Mumma, winner of the prestigious, international Professional Wine Woman 2005-2006 award in this delightful and educational series of courses on Old World Wines.

This is not just another wine video, cooking show, or travelogue. It is a series of educational and entertaining wine courses. Designed for viewer participation, it's an active learning experience.

Learn more about wine, improve your tasting skills and have a great time!

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Posted on 12/8/2006




Price Reduced for WEST-B Test Prep Course

The WEST-B Test Preparation Course on CD-ROM has just become available to CWU students and others at the new low price of $35. This popular test preparation CD, which had been selling for $95, is now more affordable for everyone.

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Posted on 9/21/2006




CWU Poised to Receive Federal Funding for World Wine Program

In a visit to Central Washington University today, Congressman Doc Hastings announced that a key House Committee has approved $350,000 he sought to expand the university’s wine education program.

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Posted on 8/22/2006




$100 Rebate for CWU-Gatlin Online Courses

CWU’s partner in online career training, Gatlin Education, is offering a $100 rebate to students who enroll in any Gatlin Web-based course between August 2nd and September 30th, 2006.

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Posted on 8/7/2006




A Wine Class Dedicated to our Furry Friends!

* Join wine educator Amy Mumma as you taste a series of wines that feature dogs on the labels!
* Enhance your wine knowledge and tasting skills!
* Support a wonderful cause!
* Have a great time!

When you register we will offer you the opportunity to make a contribution to the Best Friends Animal Society.

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Posted on 7/1/2006




Tiawanese Paramedics Train at CWU

A group of 20 paramedic professionals from Taiwan is spending 10 days in the Pacific Northwest studying with area experts.

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Posted on 6/27/2006




Geoff Foy Joins Continuing Education Staff

The Office of Continuing Education is pleased to announce that Geoff Foy, Ph.D. has been appointed as Assistant Director. Dr. Foy replaces Ms. Julie Johnson who served as the unit’s Credit Program Manager and coordinated Summer Session.

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Posted on 6/22/2006




Summer Session 2006

It's not too late to enroll in summer session. With over 400 CWU courses and workshops available, along with great outdoor and cultural activities, Central Washington is the place to be this summer.

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Posted on 6/6/2006




Darlene Sirrine Honored as Employee of the Month!

Darlene Sirrine, program assistant in the Office of Continuing Education, has been honored as the CWU civil service “Employee of the Month” for April, 2006.

Pictured at right: Karrie Hansberry, Darlene Sirrine, Jerilyn McIntyre, and Crystal Whitaker at a surprise ceremony recognizing Darlene Sirrine on May 11, 2006.

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Posted on 5/24/2006




Robbi Tormey -- State Student Employee of the Year!

Robbi Tormey, who recently received the honor of being selected as the CWU Student Employee of the Year, has also been selected as the Washington state Student Employee of the Year!

Pictured at right: Robbi Tormey stands with her supervisor, Cindy Hunt, while being recognized at the Washington State Association of Student Employment Administrators (WSASEA) board of directors spring conference on April 12, 2006.

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Posted on 4/19/2006




World Wine Program Awards Certificate to Twenty-six

The CWU World Wine Program is pleased to announce that twenty-six students successfully completed the Wine Trade Professional Certificate in March 2006. The fifteen-credit intensive program is unique in that it focuses on the business and trade aspects of the global wine industry.

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Posted on 4/6/2006




CWU Names Robbi Tormey Student Employee of the Year

Continuing Education student employee Robbi Tormey has been selected as Central Washington University's 2006 Student Employee of the Year.

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Posted on 3/20/2006




Summer Session at CWU!

It's not too early to begin thinking of summer! With over 400 CWU courses and workshops available, along with great outdoor and cultural activities, Central Washington is the place to be this summer.

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Posted on 1/23/2006




Students Receive Scholarships for World Wine Program

The CWU World Wine Program is pleased to announce the winners of the Fred Witham Scholarship. Caitlin Ferguson and Severino Samaniego were awarded tuition scholarships worth $600 each to help cover the cost of the 15-credit Wine Trade Professional Certificate program in which they are enrolled.

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Posted on 1/10/2006




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