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Neighbor Fest nurtures student communities

By Erik Rötness, A&F Editor

September 28, 2018

EWU’s annual Neighbor Fest event brought in 200 groups from across the EWU, Cheney and Spokane communities to display the resources, clubs and opportunities available to students this year. The event ran from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 21. Over 38 nonprofits and 32 businesses from Cheney and Spokane tabled the event alongside groups on campus. The Rockwood Clin...

Students gather at the Campus Mall to speak out against racist flyers posted around campus in 2018. The unity Rally was to show that EWU dopes not stand for hate and discrimination | Jeremy Burnham for The Easterner

EWU students hold Unity Rally in response to Neo Nazi posters on campus

March 8, 2018

Around 200 EWU students gathered at the campus mall on Feb. 27 for what organizers called a unity rally. The student-organized rally was in response to white ...

(On right) ASEWU candidates Maddisen McNeill and Kennedy Bailey speak with students at the meet and greet at the Campus Mall.

Gallery: ASEWU Primary Election Candidates Take to the Campus Mall

April 20, 2017

  It's election time for ASEWU. Candidates for the upcoming primary elections were out at the Campus Mall on Wednesday, speaking to students and...

Attendees gathering for a photo to show of their signs at the Day For Dreamers Rally, March. 2, 2017.

Gallery: A Campus For Dreams Rally (March. 2)

March 2, 2017

  A Campus for Dreams March and rally at EWU's Campus Mall on March 2, 2017.

Dear cherry blossoms, I'm sorry you got sunscald

Dear cherry blossoms, I’m sorry you got sunscald

April 25, 2015

Last week I wrote an opinion piece complaining about the cherry blossoms being taken out of the campus mall. This week I would like to apologize for casting...

Campus mall purge of dying trees

April 25, 2015

The campus mall has a new appearance; the blossoming cherry trees that once encompassed the campus mall are gone. The removal of the flowering ornamental...

Former EWU president and wife to be honored at Cheney campus mall

By Katie Dunn, Staff Writer

April 16, 2015

Former EWU President Rodolfo Arévalo and his wife Nadine Arévalo are returning to Eastern on April 23, where a ceremony will be held to dedicate the campus mall in their name. Eastern released an announcement that on April 23 the Arévalos will have the campus mall dedicated to them. Rodolfo Arévalo began working at Eastern in 2006 and retired at the end of the 2013-2014...

EWU campus mall trees are gone, what's next?

EWU campus mall trees are gone, what’s next?

April 5, 2015

Walking through the campus mall today, I noticed something different. The cherry blossoms that so beautifully filled the mall are now gone, feeling...

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