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ASEWU: 2019 in review

ASEWU: 2019 in review

June 10, 2019

ASEWU officers are wrapping up their final duties before the school year ends and another group takes over. That is, except for Connor Attridge. ASEWU dut...

Angela Jones participates in Millennium Leadership Initiative

Angela Jones participates in Millennium Leadership Initiative

June 10, 2019

EWU Vice President for Student Affairs Angela Jones was in Washington, D.C. from May 31 to June 4 as one of 29 higher education leaders selected to be national...

Single use plastics discussed at PUB

Single use plastics discussed at PUB

June 10, 2019

The usage of single-use plastics has been a heavily publicized issue in Washington state in recent years. There has been a ban in Seattle on single-us...

Phi Delta Theta fights ALS

Phi Delta Theta fights ALS

June 10, 2019

Washington Epsilon, Phi Delta Theta, became the No. 1 chapter in the U.S. for fundraising toward helping those with Lou Gehrig’s disease, also known ...

Heber Hatchets Axe Throwing opens in Spokane

Heber Hatchets Axe Throwing opens in Spokane

June 10, 2019

When Dave Kelley began throwing hatchets over 15 years ago, he thought of it  only as an “obscenely fun” pastime with friends and family—not a way ...

Don’t Dress for Dinner capstone at EWU

Don’t Dress for Dinner capstone at EWU

June 5, 2019

With a “who’s on first” style of comedy and confusion, the EWU theatre capstone class offers a study reprieve with “Don’t Dress for Dinner," o...

ASEWU helps students register to vote

ASEWU helps students register to vote

May 31, 2019

ASEWU held a voter registration table on May 21 to register students to vote in local, state and federal elections. Angélica García-Macías, council repres...

ROTC’s Hennig wins Armed Person of the Year

ROTC’s Hennig wins Armed Person of the Year

May 31, 2019

Sgt. 1st Class Jason Hennig, an instructor in EWU’s Reserve Officer Training Corps program, was named Greater Spokane Armed Forces Person of the Year...

STA Swoop Loop comes to Cheney

STA Swoop Loop comes to Cheney

May 31, 2019

Spokane Transit Authority has added a new bus route to Cheney called Swoop Loop. The Cheney-only bus route starts and ends at the PUB. STA began off...

Barb Richey selected as new VP for University Advancement

Barb Richey selected as new VP for University Advancement

May 24, 2019

Barb Richey, the former vice president of marketing for Spokane Teachers Credit Union, has been named EWU’s new vice president for University Advanc...

The Easterner & ASEWU connect media and politics

The Easterner & ASEWU connect media and politics

May 24, 2019

Disclosure:  The Easterner was involved in the event that this story covers. The writer of the story, Sam Jackson, was not involved in the event in a...

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