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Rent is the first live musical the EWU theatre program has put on since the winter of 2020.

EWU theatre makes a comeback with the hit musical “Rent”

By Emily Driskel, News Editor November 30, 2021

The production of Jonathon Larson’s “Rent” was featured at EWU theatre Nov. 17-21.  The show illustrates a year in the life of bohemians in the East Village of New York. Mark, the filmmaker of...

What happened to EWU Confessions?

What happened to EWU Confessions?

By Summer Sandstrom, Contributor November 17, 2021

Eagle Confessions, a student-run social media account, posts students’ confessions and keeps you up to date on all the latest and juicy gossip on campus. The account has been around for over 5 years,...

Clubs promote their presence on campus at the fair.

Clubs promote their presence on campus

By Summer Sandstrom, Contributor November 9, 2021

  On Nov. 3, EWU’s quarterly Club and Org Fair featured an array of the university’s student groups and clubs. The event was planned by Dillon Deffinbaugh, one of the assistant directors...

Rent will be the first in-person performance the EWU theatre department has performed in a year.

Podcast: Rent the Musical reflects the student experience after COVID-19

By Keri Kelly, Web Editor November 9, 2021

Check out The Easterner's podcast interview with Jeff Sanders, the Director of Rent for exclusive content on the first live musical performed at EWU since 2019. Rent the Musical Music and Lyrics by...

Members of Scary Feminist’s from 10/19 meeting.

Clubs at EWU post pandemic

By Summer Sandstrom, Contributor October 27, 2021

College life after the pandemic is nearing normal once again, resulting in the rebirth of student clubs at EWU, but the process isn’t without the occasional hiccup. Many clubs faced their share of...

Students express interest in each others cultures.

EWU celebrates culture on campus

By Tahrae Bear Eagle, Contributor October 20, 2021

On Wednesday, October 13th, 2021, I went to the Cultural Fair at the Eastern PUB (it was initially supposed to be in the mall but was relocated due to snow), where I soaked in various cultures. There were...

The air pods will be given to the winner of the drawing.

Opportunity to win airpods by participating in the Life During COVID-19 archive

October 18, 2021

EWU has created an opportunity for students to be a part of the community’s history. The pandemic has brought so many changes to daily life and unexpected experiences. To provide future EWU students...

Students were able to walk between the pillars-a tradition done every year for the new students at EWU.

Welcome Back and Stay Safe

By Randle Kinswa, Managing Editor October 6, 2021

EWU students have been welcomed back to campus for the first time in the 20 months since COVID-19 invaded the west coast in the final week of February 2020, and it is still causing a measurable amount...

David May give a beginning of the year address to EWU.

New COVID-19 guidelines for Fall 2021

By Emily Driskel, News Editor October 6, 2021

As students arrive back to campus and begin living in the dorms, college life has started to feel more like normal. With in-person classes beginning again this fall, students have once again started to...

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Becki Kimball: Manager Extraordinaire

By Aiden Cook, Reporter June 4, 2021

As the pandemic raged through the 2020-21 school year, many businesses across the country were forced to cut back, causing mass laying off. Thomas Hammer Coffee was no exception.  Due to the lack of...

EWU ROTC member marching off the Inferno after national anthem.

EWU’s ROTC Program

By Grant Wengeler, Reporter June 3, 2021

  EWU’s Reserve Officers’ Training Corps (ROTC) is an Army program that allows students to gain access to many opportunities and experiences. The ROTC program is a four-year program overall....

FUSE Video Career Fair

FUSE Video Career Fair

By Grant Wengeler, Reporter May 13, 2021

EWU’s career center is putting on a video career fair from March 1 to June 30. There will be no in-person career fair due to COVID-19. Instead, employers will post videos on the Four Universities Connecting...

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