Center for Civic Engagement

Upcoming Events


CCE-Led Service Projects

Daily

For Pullman campus students, the CCE leads daily service projects in the community! We provide transportation. Click here to sign up on CougSync.


National Voter Registration Day

September 27, 9 AM – 1 PM

The Pullman League of Women Voters will hold a voter registration drive on the CUB first floor to celebrate National Voter Registration Day. Click here to learn more about Cougs Vote events.


Race & Policing in America Panel Discussion

September 27, 4:30 PM

Join the Foley Institute in the CUB Auditorium for this great panel discussion. Click here to learn more about Cougs Vote events.


Voter Registration Table

September 28, 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM

The CCE will hold regular voter registration tables on the CUB first floor through October 10, the Washington online and mail in voter registration deadline. Click here to learn more about Cougs Vote events.


Foley Institute Coffee & Politics Discussion

September 29, 12 PM – 1 PM

Join the Foley Institute in Bryan Hall 308 for their discussion titled "Crisis in Europe: Refugees, the EU, and Contentious Politics." Click here to learn more about Cougs Vote events.


Community Involvement Award Nominations Due

October 1

Each month, the CCE recognizes one outstanding student or group whose exemplary service, leadership, and commitment has impacted the community. Nominations for the September award are due on October 1. Click here to learn more.


Voter Registration Table

October 3 – 7, 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM

The CCE will hold regular voter registration tables on the CUB first floor through October 10, the Washington online and mail in voter registration deadline. Click here to learn more about Cougs Vote events.


Vice Presidential Debate Watch Party

October 4, 6 PM – 7:30 PM

Join fellow Cougs to watch the Vice Presidential Debate in the CUB Lair and discuss the debates live on Twitter using #CougsVote16. Click here to learn more about Cougs Vote events.


Gender, Sexual Orientation & Party Platforms Discussion

October 4, 7:30 PM

Join GIESORC and the Women's Resource Center in Todd 125 to discuss gender and sexual orientation in party platforms directly after the Vice Presidential Debate Watch Party. Click here to learn more about Cougs Vote events.


Eco Adventure

October 9, 8:15 AM – 2:30 PM

Eco Adventures trips pair recreational activities with positive action for the environment. Click here to learn more and register for events.


Presidential Debate Watch Party

October 9, 6 PM – 7:30 PM

Join fellow Cougs to watch the Presidential Debate in the CUB Lair and discuss the debates live on Twitter using #CougsVote16. Click here to learn more about Cougs Vote events.


Voter Registration Table

October 10, 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM

The CCE will hold regular voter registration tables on the CUB first floor through October 10, the Washington online and mail in voter registration deadline. Click here to learn more about Cougs Vote events.


Washington Online & Mail Voter Registration Deadline

October 10

October 10 is the deadline for Washington residents to register to vote online or by mailing in their form. You can register in person at your County Elections Office through October 31. Click here to learn more.


Hawaii Voter Registration Deadline

October 10

October 10 is the deadline for Hawaii residents to register to vote. Click here to learn more.


Poverty Awareness Week Planning Meetings

Wednesdays, 10/12 – 11/9, 3 PM – 4 PM

Individuals, student groups, classes, and community partners who are interested in helping plan the week are invited to the PAW Open Planning Meetings in CUB 406. Click here to learn more.


College Republicans & Young Democrats Debate

October 12, 5 PM

ASWSU and the Cougar Lobby Team invite you to this student debate in Butch's Den! Click here to learn more about Cougs Vote events.


Idaho Voter Registration Deadline

October 14

October 14 is the deadline for Idaho residents to register to vote. Click here to learn more.


Eco Adventure

October 14 – 16, 8 AM – 4 PM

Eco Adventures trips pair recreational activities with positive action for the environment. Click here to learn more and register for events.


Hearts in Motion Spring Break Trip Deadline

October 17

Hearts in Motion is an annual Alternative Spring Break trip to Guatemala through the College of Arts & Sciences, and October 17 is the trip's pre-screening application deadline. Click here to learn more.


Oregon Voter Registration Deadline

October 18

October 18 is the deadline for Oregon residents to register to vote. Click here to learn more.


Presidential Debate Watch Party

October 19, 6 PM – 7:30 PM

Join fellow Cougs to watch the Presidential Debate in the CUB Lair and discuss the debates live on Twitter using #CougsVote16. Click here to learn more about Cougs Vote events.


Carbon Tax Initiative Debate

October 20, 2:30 PM

Join the Foley Institute in the CUB Auditorium for this exciting debate amongst experts. Click here to learn more about Cougs Vote events.


Public Square Student Election Debate

October 20, 7 PM – 8 PM

Join the CCE for a student debate between the College Republicans and Young Democrats. This event will be live streamed for students outside of Pullman. Click here to learn more about Cougs Vote events, and click here to learn more about Public Square events.


Washington 18-Day Voting Period Begins

October 21

Ballots are mailed to Washington residents on this date. Ballots must be returned by November 8. Click here to learn more.


Make a Difference Day

October 22

The fourth Saturday of every October is Make a Difference Day, a day to give back to our communities. Click here to learn more.


California Voter Registration Deadline

October 24

October 24 is the deadline for California residents to register to vote. Click here to learn more.


Eco Adventure

October 29, 8:15 AM – 2:30 PM

Eco Adventures trips pair recreational activities with positive action for the environment. Click here to learn more and register for events.


Washington In Person Voter Registration Deadline

October 31

October 31 is the deadline for Washington residents to register to vote online at your County Elections Office. Click here to learn more.


Voter Awareness Table

Weekdays Oct. 31 – Nov. 8, 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM

The CCE will hold voter information tables on the CUB first floor leading up to the November 8 elections. Click here to learn more about Cougs Vote events.


Community Involvement Award Nominations Due

November 1

Each month, the CCE recognizes one outstanding student or group whose exemplary service, leadership, and commitment has impacted the community. Nominations for the October award are due on November 1. Click here to learn more.


Election Day

November 8

It's election day! Washington ballots are due back by this day. Click here to learn about Cougs Vote events.


Election Results Watch Party

October 8, 5 PM

Celebrate election night by watching the results with other Cougs in the CUB Lair. Discuss the debates live on Twitter using #CougsVote16. Click here to learn more about Cougs Vote events.


Veteran's Day (University Holiday)

November 11

WSU observed Veteran's Day, and there will be no classes and offices are closed.


Eco Adventure

November 13, 9 AM – 4 PM

Eco Adventures trips pair recreational activities with positive action for the environment. Click here to learn more and register for events.


Poverty Awareness Week

November 13 – 19

Throughout this week, the CCE partners with several WSU departments, student groups, and community organizations to hold events and activities. Visit cce.wsu.edu/paw for a list of events.


Public Square Discussion on Poverty

November 16, 3 PM – 4 PM

Join the CCE in Butch's Den or via the live stream on YouTube for this discussion. Click here to learn more.


Thanksgiving Break

November 19 – 27

The CCE will be open 8 AM – 5 PM on November 21 – 23. The CCE will be closed for the university holidays November 24 – 25.


Thanksgiving (University Holiday)

November 24

WSU offices will be closed November 24 – 25 in observance of this holiday. We'll see you Monday!


Community Involvement Award Nominations Due

December 1

Each month, the CCE recognizes one outstanding student or group whose exemplary service, leadership, and commitment has impacted the community. Nominations for the November award are due on December 1. Click here to learn more.


Palouse Cares Door-to-Door Food Drive

December 3, 9 am – 11 am

Help our community by collecting food donations door-to-door. Sign up on CougSync.


Holiday Giving Projects

December 4 – 10

Join the CCE on a service project and receive a certificate that states you completed the service in someone's honor. You can give this certificate as a special gift over the holidays! Click here for a list of projects.


Dead Week

December 5 – 9

The CCE is open normal hours. Good luck studying, Cougs!


Commencement

December 10

Congratulations, new grads!


Finals Week

December 12 – 16

The CCE is open normal hours. Good luck on finals, Cougs!


Winter Break

Dec. 17 – Jan. 8

The CCE will be open 8 AM – 5 PM during winter break. We will be closed for the annual winter closure December 24 – January 2.


WSU Winter Closure

Dec. 24 – Jan. 2, CCE Closed

All non-essential operations, including the CCE offices, will be closed at WSU during this time.


First Day of Classes

January 9

The spring semester begins on January 9. We're excited to see you, Cougs!