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EWU’s virtual symposium to celebrate student achievement

EWU’s virtual symposium to celebrate student achievement

May 22, 2020

  Students from EWU will begin presenting their projects, albeit virtually this year, at The Student Research and Creative Works Symposium on May...

A screenshot of Canvas's help tab.

Tips for taking advantage of all the Canvas resources

May 19, 2020

  EWU students are no strangers to the web program Canvas, but are EWU students using Canvas to its full potential?  The Easterner spoke with James Johnson, seni...

EWU holds ninth annual Diversity and Inclusion week

EWU holds ninth annual Diversity and Inclusion week

May 18, 2020

The week of May 11-15 was the ninth annual Diversity and Inclusion Week on EWU campus. In previous years, there were upwards of 20 events throughout the wee...

greek houses

Spring quarter as a Greek student

May 18, 2020

  Last year around this time, spring quarter was in full force. People were gathering together in hammocks, planning outdoor trips with friends or e...

Sutton Hall, the home of Student Financial Services

Emergency grants explained

May 18, 2020

Eligible EWU students will receive emergency grants from the financial aid office as part of the Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund (HEERF). HEERF, ...

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...

Main sign for Yoke's in Cheney

April job losses show EWU students an uncertain future

May 11, 2020

  The U.S. lost a record 20.5 million jobs in April, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, dealing a serious blow to EWU students looking fo...


IT adjusts to increased demand due to online classes

May 11, 2020

The EWU online transition has affected everyone, student and faculty alike, whether they wanted it or not. As the campus settled into its new ‘normal,...

EWU Confessions account promotes supporting local business

EWU Confessions account promotes supporting local business

May 5, 2020

    To encourage supporting local businesses, the man behind the EWU Confessions account collaborated with The Basement, a local bar. On Friday, April 17, the 10th order placed would receive $10 off their pu...

The Career Center is a resource that can help students find internships. It’s located on the 3rd floor of the PUB next to the Multicultural Center.

Career Center still working to get students work

May 4, 2020

As unemployment claims in the U.S. continue to rise due to the COVID-19 pandemic, EWU’s Career Center has moved to a virtual environment in order to...

Kylie Stark (left) and Kayla Willms smiling at Monterey's Pub & Grub

Encountering relationships during quarantine

May 4, 2020

  COVID-19 is a global pandemic but it affects everyone on an individual level. The impact the virus has had on someone’s life may not be lik...

Psi Chi hosted a mental health fair in 2019 to raise awareness of mental health issues and resources on campus

Having trouble coping? CAPS is here to help

April 28, 2020

EWU students seeking mental health services during the COVID-19 pandemic will still be able to use EWU Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS), albeit with so...

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