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Campus Rec finds new ways to get students involved

Campus Rec finds new ways to get students involved

May 11, 2020

Intramural sports like basketball, flag football and ultimate frisbee might not be available this quarter at EWU, but I.M. Sports and EPIC Adventures are ...

EPIC trips: behind the scenes in Cody Caves, BC

By Erik Rotness, A&F Editor

May 12, 2019

It’s senior year for me. The assignments are piling, motivation is dropping, my diet is mostly Taco Bell and cereal, and to top it off, I’m supposed to be planning a wedding with a fiance that lives over 4,000 miles away. I needed to escape, if only for a weekend. I needed to get away from the constantly buzzing cellphone notifying me that there’s been a probl...

The No Man's Land Film Festival Returns to EWU on March 1 at the Spokane EWU Center.

No Man’s Land Film Festival returns to EWU

February 28, 2019

EPIC Adventures will host the No Man’s Land Film Festival for the second year in a row on March 1 at the Spokane EWU Center, beginning National Women’s...

An EPIC employee sets a top-rope route.

EPIC adventures to Spokane for students

October 5, 2018

EWU’s EPIC Adventures is reaching out to students on the Spokane campus by extending its services and planning more Spokane-centered events. EPIC and EWU’s St...

Students backpacking in Hell's Canyon last year. This year's trip is scheduled for Oct. 19-21, and will consist of a 12-mile hike and camping along the Snake River.

EPIC delivers unique adventures to students this fall

October 4, 2018

Life as a student can be hectic, busy and overwhelming. EPIC Adventures seeks to offer a short reprieve from that environment by offering several weekend out...

Richard N. Clark IV, Editor in Chief 2019-20.

Opinion: benefits of the great outdoors

September 19, 2018

Richard N. Clark IV is the multimedia director for The Easterner. The opinion expressed in this article is his own, and does not necessarily reflect th...

A pallet of recycled plastic | Kelsey Magnuson for The Easterner

How To Make A Difference On Earth Day and Every Day

April 18, 2018

Students and community members will join forces to pick up litter and bring awareness to the planet’s growing pollution problem throughout April. F...

EWU EPIC Adventures Director, Chris Hoppe | Photo courtesy of EWU

Hoppe wins epic award for EPIC work

February 8, 2018

The NASPA NOW Professional Recognition award is given to new professionals and graduate students who have had an impact on the student affairs professi...

Through EPIC Adventures, EWU students will participate in dogsledding as well as other winter sessions in Montana in January and February. This is the sixth year EPIC has attended Base Camp Bigfork | Photo courtesy of Base Camp Bigfork

EPIC to attend Montana dogsledding sessions

January 17, 2018

Base Camp Bigfork is an outdoor adventure guide, and home to a team of Inuit sled dogs—a rare aboriginal American breed—that have been working alongside hum...

EPIC is offering bike rentals to EWU Students. The bike shop is opened a few weeks ago, but the cold weather has slowed business | Mckenzie Ford for The Easterner

EPIC starts bike rental program

November 16, 2017

EWU’s new bike shop opened for business this fall. While it is currently serving students, it has been lagging in its progress to be fully functional...

EPIC gear on the lawn for inventory and cleaning

EPIC puts on new Memorial Day weekend trip

May 25, 2016

EPIC trips will offer students time to explore, relax and soak in the beauty of nature this Memorial Day weekend. EPIC Adventures will be giving students...

Swoop takes part in activities at The Blitz event in EWU's Jim Thorpe Fieldhouse on May 29th. Photo by: Sam Sargeant

Sixth annual Blitz event gets EWU students active

June 11, 2013

The Blitz brought students and campus life together in the Jim Thorpe Fieldhouse for music, fun and games. The purpose of the event was to celebrate th...

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