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Sexual Assault Action Week educates students on resources

Sexual Assault Action Week educates students on resources

April 26, 2019

The entire month of April is set aside in the U.S. for sexual assault awareness. From April 15-18, EWU had many different events going on for its Sexual Ass...

EWU Pathways program to be cut due to budget concerns

EWU Pathways program to be cut due to budget concerns

April 25, 2019

The Pathways program has been at EWU since 2014 and is being restructured due to budget concerns. “The program was started in order to provide su...

EWU engineering students are high-class achievers

EWU engineering students are high-class achievers

April 25, 2019

A group of EWU mechanical engineering students took first place in a hovercraft manufacturing competition. The team’s hovercraft placed highest in ea...

Notre Dame: before the fire

Notre Dame: before the fire

April 25, 2019

The Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris caught fire Monday April 15, 2019. While under renovation, the cathedral was surrounded by scaffolding. According to th...

A breakdown of ASEWU positions’ roles

A breakdown of ASEWU positions’ roles

April 24, 2019

ASEWU is the EWU student government elected to serve the students. Elected representatives act as a resource for students and work to voice and address c...

InsideEWU creates hub of EWU resources and information

InsideEWU creates hub of EWU resources and information

April 19, 2019

EWU has introduced a new website that makes online resources and information more easily accessible for students and faculty. InsideEWU brings many of the links to popula...

Smoking age raised to 21 in Washington

Smoking age raised to 21 in Washington

April 19, 2019

If young adults want to try smoking, they will have to wait until they are 21 years old starting in 2020. The Washington state legislature has issued ...

ASEWU hosts Riverpoint town hall in Spokane

ASEWU hosts Riverpoint town hall in Spokane

April 18, 2019

ASEWU held a town hall meeting at EWU Spokane on April 15 to discuss what has been going on around the Riverpoint campus and to receive feedback from at...

EWU, marijuana, and 4/20 in 2019

EWU, marijuana, and 4/20 in 2019

April 17, 2019

The most credible origin of the term “4/20” goes back to 1971 when  five students known as the “Waldos” from San Rafael High School in Marin Cou...

Get Lit! Festival 2019 in Spokane 4/22-4/28

Get Lit! Festival 2019 in Spokane 4/22-4/28

April 17, 2019

Get Lit! Programs has celebrated writing for over 20 years, and its annual literary festival is right around the corner. This year’s Get Lit! Festival runs from A...

Multicultural Center hosts second annual Story Slam

Multicultural Center hosts second annual Story Slam

April 17, 2019

At the second annual Story Slam, participants will share a story that revolves around the theme of justice. The event will be held in the snyamncut Great Room L...

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