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EWU players take the field during the 2019 season. As of press time, no EWU players had signed a UDFA contract or been invited to a rookie minicamp with an NFL team.

Laying the Law-COVID-19 didn’t do small school football players any favors

April 28, 2020

Drew Lawson is The Easterner's sports editor/co-managing editor. His opinions expressed in this article do not necessarily reflect the views and opinions of ...

Jackbox games offer way to pass time during quarantine

Jackbox games offer way to pass time during quarantine

April 28, 2020

With the “Stay Home, Stay Healthy” order still in place for another week, many students are trying to find things to keep themselves occupied. Jackb...

Psi Chi hosted a mental health fair in 2019 to raise awareness of mental health issues and resources on campus

Having trouble coping? CAPS is here to help

April 28, 2020

EWU students seeking mental health services during the COVID-19 pandemic will still be able to use EWU Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS), albeit with so...

ASEWU General Election Preview

ASEWU General Election Preview

April 27, 2020

The ASEWU general elections start April 28 at 8 a.m. Voting is the same as it was in the primary elections on EagleSync.  Polls do not close until 10 p.m. on April 30...

Biochemistry professor Jeff Corkill (left) and lab manager Fred Joslin (right) prepare

EWU chemistry professors, design professor and design student team up to create “Eagle Sanitizer”

April 27, 2020

About a week into spring quarter, EWU professor of biochemistry Jeff Corkill had the idea to make hand sanitizer on campus and give it away to the com...

Humans aren't the only ones feeling the effects of COVID-19. Many furry friends are also impacted by the crisis.

Possible effects of COVID-19 on pets

April 27, 2020

Animal shelters, vets, pets and pet owners everywhere are having to change in new and unexpected ways.  Although this is unusual, it isn’t the f...

Where’s my money? Federal stimulus checks explained

Where’s my money? Federal stimulus checks explained

April 27, 2020

  In March, Congress passed sweeping legislation to counteract the dire economic situation brought on by the novel coronavirus, including payments...

Adjusting to different food options

Adjusting to different food options

April 27, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has brought many changes to daily activities, such as food options available for people. The “Stay home, Stay healthy” order has...

COVID-19 Timeline: April 21-April 23

COVID-19 Timeline: April 21-April 23

April 24, 2020

To view the full size PDF click the link below: EWU_COVID19_Timeline...

Dees and Responte are final two ASEWU presidential candidates

Dees and Responte are final two ASEWU presidential candidates

April 22, 2020

The ASEWU primaries are over and almost all contested races are air tight. The presidential race between Lloyd Dees and 2019 presidential runner-up, Re...

The EWU police department has been creating masks on their own time to help prevent the spread of COVID-19.

EWU police create masks for campus community

April 21, 2020

This month the EWU police team has gone beyond their usual tasks for protecting students. While still going about their daily duties, they also started...

How to stay in shape while quarantined

How to stay in shape while quarantined

April 21, 2020

With the URC closed for the rest of the academic year, many students are trying to find the best home workouts to stay in shape and keep their spirits up while quar...

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