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The Cheney Safeway is one of many grocery stores that have had to make COVID-19-related guidelines for their customers and employees.

How are students pursuing summer jobs?

June 1, 2020

  Summer is finally approaching. People are starting to make summer plans, going out to the lake and spending more time outside. Applying for summ...

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...

Students crowded in line for the grand opening of Einstein Bros Bagels in 2017.

EWU forced to cut most student-employment positions

April 14, 2020

EWU has had to make drastic reductions to student employment in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Approximately 760 positions have been laid-off, according to Deb...

How to find an internship

How to find an internship

March 7, 2020

Twenty percent of EWU students complete an internship every year, gaining invaluable experience in their future careers; but students often have trouble...

OP-ED: Age does not define experience or qualifications

OP-ED: Age does not define experience or qualifications

May 18, 2017

It has been customary for children and younger individuals to quiet their tongues and yield their opinions to their elders. We are taught that from a young...

Courtney Catt explains to student Molly Kenoyer ways to get involved in their family outreach program.

EWU hosts first Internship and Volunteer Fair

October 15, 2015

EWU’s first Internship and Volunteer Fair on Oct. 7 from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. in Hargreaves Hall was full of opportunity for both students and the 37 local...

YPN will host first event of the school year

By Lauren Corley, Contributing Writer

October 10, 2015

The Young Professionals Network (YPN) will be kicking off its first event of the school year Oct. 8 from 5:30 p.m to 7:30 p.m at the Spark Center in Kendall Yards, Spokane. The tickets are $10 each unless purchasing multiple tickets, for which the price is lowered to $8 each. Food and drink will be included as well as career stations, networking opportunities and drawings...

What students need to know about EagleAXIS

By Lelia Thatcher, Staff Writer

October 6, 2015

With school officially back in session students may find themselves on the hunt for a job. Look no further: EagleAXIS provides a wide variety of full-time, part-time, on and off campus job listings as well as internships and volunteer opportunities. It connects students, alumni and employers through an easily accessible online site. Access is designed to be relatively simple....

Career Services offers employment help

April 10, 2015

With major career choices, whether in life or deciding a college major, students can gain access and assistance at EWU Career Services, located on the...

Local university partners promote career fair

Local university partners promote career fair

February 20, 2015

Over 105 employers have signed up to meet at the 21st annual Partnership and Employment Career Fair to provide students with an opportunity for success...

The things we have been told are important are not what matter

June 7, 2013

  I have wanted to be a member of Phi Beta Kappa for a long time. This organization, which calls itself “a leading advocate for excellence in th...

Carefully crafted LinkedIn profile showcases ambition

Carefully crafted LinkedIn profile showcases ambition

May 16, 2013

There is more to attracting the attention of potential employers through a LinkedIn profile than simply filling it out with résumé information and post...

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