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Cadet Andreas Brazier conducts briefing via Zoom

EWU’s ROTC program explores creative ways to train during the pandemic

May 12, 2020

  Training and educating the next generation of U.S. Army officers has always been the mission of EWU’s Reserve Officer Training Corps, “Figh...

Eastern assigns freshmen schedules

By Lelia Thatcher, Staff Writer

October 10, 2015

As of this year, freshmen at EWU are being assigned schedules by their advisor prior to orientation to ensure that all students are able to take only classes that they need. Mark Baldwin, Associate Vice President of Academic Planning at EWU, said that there were two main reasons for the change. The first was that the time allocated in the first step program wasn’t enough...

Classes at Eastern oriented to make more money

By Rebekah Frank, Staff Writer

November 22, 2014

Before I start, this let me disclose two things: I am a business major, so my experience is based solely on classes related to that major, and this is my own opinion of those classes. I am a senior this year, so I have been looking into graduating spring quarter 2015. As a general business major, I have many elective options in different fields such as accounting, management,...


Letter to the Editor: Series Classes: Serious Setback

February 18, 2014

Dear Editor, Many majors at EWU involve mandatory “series” classes, which are typically three consecutive courses only offered fall-winter-spring....

GECRs, the Hurdle Before Real College

November 7, 2012

College: a time when you can finally pursue your dreams, hone your skills and focus on your own interests rather than doing what other people think you should do. Your course of study is entirely up t...

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