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Big Sky and EWU suspend all spring sports activities

Big Sky and EWU suspend all spring sports activities

April 8, 2020

With social distancing practices changing the way students live their lives in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Big Sky Conference has taken the un...

List of cancelled EWU events

List of cancelled EWU events

April 6, 2020

The COVID-19 virus has caused mass cancellations on the EWU campus. See the below list of previously scheduled events to see all these cancellations, and...

On-campus resident numbers plummet as spring quarter begins

On-campus resident numbers plummet as spring quarter begins

April 6, 2020

Students living on campus this year were heavily impacted by COVID-19. When the decision came that all spring quarter classes would be online, residents had ...

Picure of the EWU Union Market.

Dining services adjusts operations amidst COVID-19 related closures

April 6, 2020

With the recent COVID-19 outbreak across Washington, EWU is adjusting its dining services to meet the needs of students while creating a safe environme...

Prevention and safety tips against COVID-19

Prevention and safety tips against COVID-19

April 6, 2020

There have been over 300 deaths in Washington State due to COVID-19. Currently, 34% of cases in Washington are from the 40-59 year old age group but 55...

EWU head coach Shantay Legans walks to the bench in the Eagles' first meeting with Montana on Jan. 10. EWU lost to the Grizzlies 68-62 in the Big Sky Conference Tournament championship game for the second straight year in 2019.

Laying the Law: Rudy Gobert, The Cabana Inn and my brief, school-funded trip to Boise

March 23, 2020

The opinions expressed in this article do not necessarily reflect the views and opinions of The Easterner, its staff or Eastern Washington University. Thi...

EWU Students Should Expect Minimum Changes to Tuition and Fees

EWU Students Should Expect Minimum Changes to Tuition and Fees

March 22, 2020

Students at EWU should expect large-scale changes to virtually every part of campus life in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. They should not, however, expec...

COVID-19 Timeline

COVID-19 Timeline

March 22, 2020

view the full size PDF here: COVID-19 Timeline...

EWU announces plan of action in response to COVID-19

EWU announces plan of action in response to COVID-19

March 11, 2020

EWU will be following Washington State Governor Jay Inlsee’s procedure, on how to slow the spread of the coronavirus.   Inslee has advised events involving more tha...

Graphic of the various levels of cases of COVID-19. (Dark=more cases)

EWU takes action on stopping spread of COVID-19

March 10, 2020

With 136 confirmed cases of the coronavirus in Washington State alone, EWU has begun to take some preventative measures in order to keep its students as...

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