The Easterner

LinkedIn Workshop at EWU

By Kristi Lucchetta, Staff Writer

April 6, 2016

"Statistics show that having a LinkedIn profile ... can help you make connections in the professional world." Emma Tilbury | EWU senior

EWU Symposium to showcase student works

By Devante Gaillard, Contributing Writer

April 6, 2016

In the seventh century B.C., a symposium involved men gathering to drink wine and discuss philosophy on pillows. Symposia this century emphasize discussion of topics between professionals, with considerably less wine. The EWU Research and Creative Works Symposium Week includes a series of events for students and faculty to showcase their research or other academic works....

Hayley Hodgins glides past UND defensive player.

EWU begins conference play 2-0

January 7, 2016

Women’s basketball started conference play this weekend with wins against the University of Northern Colorado and the University of North Dakota. After...

Kyoko Kageyama teaches students how to paint Japanese letters.

AUAP students bring Japan to EWU

December 8, 2015

On Nov. 23 the Asia University America Program (AUAP) celebrated culture night in Streeter Hall. “The purpose of culture night is to expose EWU students...

Kristina Guilfoyle sitting in her office.

AUAP director shares her story and role at EWU

December 8, 2015

Kristina Guilfoyle has considered EWU her home for many years, being both an EWU alumni and the director of the Asia University America Program (AUAP). Initially...

Don't fear the Scantron

Don’t fear the Scantron

December 7, 2015

Finals week is approaching yet again. While it can seem like a never-ending week of dread and stress for many students, there are several tricks to surviving...

AUAP students travel for the holiday break

By Rosie Perry, Staff Writer

December 6, 2015

After wrapping up their final event of 2015, Asia University America Program (AUAP) students are getting excited about their winter break plans. Director of AUAP Kristina Guilfoyle said her students typically plan to see as much of the United States as they can, so most of them will be heading off to another state for winter break. Sophomore Yuki Hosokawa plans to travel...

SAFE may change university response to sexual assault

By Kalli Wolf, Staff Writer

December 6, 2015

The Safe Campus Act of 2015 (SAFE) is a federal bill put forth to address sexual violence on college campuses and was introduced July 29, 2015 by representatives Matt Salmon of Arizona, Pete Sessions of Texas and Kay Granger of Texas. According to the bill, the purpose is “To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to protect victims of sexual violence, to improve the adjudication...

Urban Outfitters planned for Riverpark Square

By Mike Hantho, Staff Writer

December 5, 2015

Urban Outfitters is expected to open at the Riverpark Square Mall in fall 2016. Centennial Properties, the company facilitating Urban Outfitter’s expansion, said in a press release the building will be two stories high and occupy approximately 10,000 square feet in the eastern part of the Riverpark Square Mall. Bryn West, a Centennial Properties spokesperson, said in...

How EWU handles hate crimes

December 5, 2015

EWU defines a hate crime as abuse, bullying, destruction of property or harassment that targets specific groups, as outlined by the official EWU guidelines...

Lack of communication has CSTEM worried

Lack of communication has CSTEM worried

December 4, 2015

As well as concerns about the pre-design for the new science buildings, other issues have arisen regarding EWU’s policy of shared governance. According...

Majid Sharifi (left) and Kevin Pirch (right) speak at Apres Paris panel.

SAIL holds panel on Paris Attacks

December 4, 2015

The recent terrorist attacks in Paris, France, have sparked political debates all over the world, but some students may be lost when it comes to the possible...

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