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Public Health Thank You Day – Monday Nov 21!

Think you owe something to public health? Go ahead and thank a public health person! November 21 is Public Health Thank You Day. Click here to learn a few reasons why we might want to recognize the work of public … Continue reading

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Great news for public health: Our nutrition facts label is changing – in three years

First lady Michelle Obama announced an important public health win yesterday: The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is changing the nutrition facts label in some significant ways, The new changes take effect for large manufactures on July 26, 2018. Smaller … Continue reading

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Great Changes Happening for CWU Public Health!

PH major moving to new departmental home: You may have heard a bit about this news on the wind, but now it’s official! As of July 1, 2016, the Purser Building will hold a new department – Health Sciences. Your … Continue reading

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Second “1st Monday” event coming up! Monday March 7

We’ll have KCPH staff and two CWU Public Health students sharing their experiences from last month’s Legislative Day! Join us. This will be a great presentation. Monday, March 7 – 8 to 9:30am – we’ll bring the coffee and goodies! … Continue reading

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Inaugural 1st Mondays event – Monday Feb 1!

Our 1st Mondays series begins this Monday Feb 1, 2016 in Purser Hall Rm 205. 1st Mondays is a brand new initiative, designed to enhance academic community in CWU’s public health program. Over the winter and spring quarters, on the … Continue reading

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Welcome to Winter Quarter!

Important Information for all majors: Public Health Club details – Jesse Comerford is the current president. When Jesse lets us know what the club has chosen for meeting times for the winter quarter, I’ll post that information here. Internship policy … Continue reading

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Internship Survey – Share your input!

CWU Public Health students complete a required 400-hour internship. We are seeking input regarding changes to this important program requirement, from students, placement partners, and others. Please click here to take the very brief survey. Read carefully, and be sure … Continue reading

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Southwest looks mighty nice this time of year… interested in a campus health position in New Mexico?

Received this position announcement from New Mexico State University; read it and consider whether a campus health education job in Las Cruces, NM might be for you!

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New opportunities, new students, and new season!

The afternoon has flown by, with several meetings with new majors, both in our population health specialization and pre-nursing. Very exciting! Now as I look out my office window and get ready to go home it certainly is starting to … Continue reading

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Cool activities this week – Evening with Public Health, Homecoming, and Food Day!

Want to learn more about opportunities and day-to-day public health work? Join us for our second annual Evening with Public Health this Thursday 6 to 8pm – Purser Hall upstairs!   In town Friday? Mingle with alumni and current Public … Continue reading

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