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College during COVID-19

A student does classes on her computer in the PUB.
January 20, 2021

There’s no denying that the college experience has drastically changed from what it was before March 2020. The old stereotypical college day no longer consists of fighting to stay awake in a lecture...

Study Abroad

Study Abroad
December 11, 2020

  Now is the time for Eastern Washington University students to take advantage and start looking into studying abroad through International Studies Abroad. If you have ever thought about looking...

The Desautel Scholarship Endowment has reached its endowment goal!

The FBI informs EWU students of available internships. A representative spoke about the many career options within the bureau.
December 11, 2020

  Students, alumni and community members were invited to celebrate the completion of the Desautel Scholarship Endowment on Nov. 8 with a virtual meet and greet. During this event, attendees...

How to support local businesses during the new restrictions

How to support local businesses during the new restrictions
December 3, 2020

  A couple weeks ago, students and members of the EWU community were able to go to local restaurants in downtown Cheney to enjoy indoor dining. Friends could spend time with their loved ones while...

Giving Tuesday

Giving Tuesday
November 30, 2020

  EWU is gearing up for its fourth annual Giving Tuesday. The event, which will be held on Dec. 1, was described as “a global generosity movement unleashing the power of people and organizations...

Tips on getting your car ready for winter

CarWinterizingGraphic
November 19, 2020

  Most EWU students aren’t strangers to Eastern Washington’s wild winters by this point. EWU’s campus saw a dusting of snow in Sept. last year, and got hit with almost seven inches of snow...

“She Kills Monsters: Virtual Realms” opened Nov. 13

This year, the EWU theatre department is performing their play over zoom. Tickets are free for all EWU students.
November 17, 2020

  EWU’s theatre department has made their first forays into all-Zoom performances this fall quarter. Director Jeff Sanders followed up with The Easterner, detailing some of the victories and...

Election Day in the PUB

Main stairs at the entry of the PUB.
November 12, 2020

  On Tuesday Nov. 3, ASEWU hosted a non-partisan voting event in the PUB, allowing members of the EWU community to register to vote. ASEWU wanted to create a safe environment for students and the...

The presidential election: What EWU was up to

Key Baker (left), the unofficial ASEWU president-elect, looks on at Reilly Responte (right), who filed a grievance after losing by 11 votes. Responte cited Bylaw 2017-18/206A section 4-D as his main argument. This was during the ASEWU elections in 2019.
November 10, 2020

In typical 2020 fashion, the presidential election was one of grand proportions. Incumbent Donald Trump ran against challenger Joseph Biden. At the end of election night, the race was tight. Biden led...

ASEWU hosts election day event

ASEWU hosts election day event
October 30, 2020

Election Day is fast approaching. The Associated Students of Eastern Washington University (ASEWU) is hosting a non-partisan event allowing EWU students, faculty and members of the community to vote on...

Recap for Oct. 28th Virtual Town Hall Meeting

Students at EWU will be affected by the decisions made at the town hall meetings. Image taken last fall, November 21st, 2019.
October 29, 2020

  Interim President David May, during the Town Hall Meeting on Wednesday, spent the majority of the meeting answering and discussing questions from EWU students. He began with talking about the...

EWU basketball teams look forward to their seasons

EWU junior guard Jacob Davison attacks the basket. Davison scored 26 points in EWU's 71-69 victory over PSU Saturday.
October 28, 2020

EWU men’s and women’s basketball teams have begun practicing, and are both looking forward to the start of their seasons.  EWU women’s basketball lost two starters from last year's team due to...

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