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Eagles remain undefeated at home

Eagles remain undefeated at home

February 4, 2016

The Eagles returned home for a pair of games after a couple of tough road losses. In conference play this season EWU is 5-0 at home and 0-4 on the road. On...

EWU Young Professionals to hold speed networking event

By Kalli Wolf, Staff Writer

February 4, 2016

Filed under News, Showcase, Slideshow

EWU Young Professionals Network will host a Speed Networking event sponsored by Numerica Credit Union on Feb. 11 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at the Impulse Lounge at Northern Quest Resort and Casino. The event will begin with mingling, drinks and appetizers and officially kick off at 5:45 p.m. with welcoming announcements followed by a featured presentation. The speed networking...

Women’s basketball splits road pair

Women’s basketball splits road pair

February 4, 2016

With a loss against Portland State University, the EWU women’s basketball team went from being first place in the Big Sky conference to tied with Montana...

Downtown Macy’s closing

Downtown Macy’s closing

February 3, 2016

After 42 years, the building that currently houses Macy’s will be empty come March. The closure will be one of 40 throughout the country due to underperformance. The...

Women’s tennis sweeps weekend matches

Women’s tennis sweeps weekend matches

February 3, 2016

The EWU women’s tennis team continued its preparation for Big Sky play with a pair of decisive non-conference home victories over the Nevada Wolfpack...

Battle of the Bands brings diverse music to EWU

Battle of the Bands brings diverse music to EWU

February 3, 2016

There were three judges and eight bands with one winner on the night of Feb. 2 at the Eastern Washington University event for the Battle of the Bands....

Eagles’ voice took winding road to EWU booth

Eagles’ voice took winding road to EWU booth

February 3, 2016

He never takes a day off. In his 25 years as the voice of the Eagles, calling nearly 300 football and over 600 basketball gtames, Larry Weir has not missed...

Suicide Prevention and Awareness week brings 22 boot display to Eastern for the month of January

Suicide Prevention and Awareness week brings 22 boot display to Eastern for the month of January

January 31, 2016

EWU Veterans Resource Center (VRC) sponsored suicide awareness week to raise awareness of the high number of veterans lost to suicide every day. The...

Manning may play final game in 2016 Super Bowl

By Grace Pohl, Staff Writer

January 31, 2016

Filed under Showcase, Slideshow, Sports, Sports Showcase

Quarterback Peyton Manning did what people thought was impossible in this stage of his career and is now advancing to the 2016 Super Bowl. The Denver Broncos’ quarterback came off a six-week injury from a torn plantar fascia in week 16 of the regular NFL season to help advance his team to the playoffs as the No. 1 seed in the AFC. Now after a victory against the Pittsburgh...

Gamers Club brings students together

Gamers Club brings students together

January 30, 2016

The EWU Gamers Club provides students and community members with an opportunity to socialize with friends while playing a variety of video and tabletop...

Voice of the Eagles awarded Top Broadcaster honor

Voice of the Eagles awarded Top Broadcaster honor

January 29, 2016

Larry Weir was named Washington’s Top Broadcaster by the National Sportscasters and Sportswriters Association (NSSA) for the second consecutive year,...

EWU graduate, former football player returns as coach

January 29, 2016

Head coach Beau Baldwin announced on Jan. 14 the team has hired EWU alum Eti Ena as the new defensive front coordinator and defensive end coach. Ryan...

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