The Easterner

1LT Miranda Munsell (EWU Army ROTC Class of 2016)

Letter to the Editor: EWU ROTC alum and National Guard officer supports Washington state COVID-19 response

May 12, 2020

Letters to the editor do not necessarily reflect the views and opinions of The Easterner, its staff or Eastern Washington University. This letter has not bee...

EWU alum Steve Whitford's wooden chess set that he carved. Whitford is now concentrating on creating usable art and small furniture in his wood shop | Photo courtesy of Tori Bailey

EWU alum adds to artistic richness and character of the Spokane community

April 12, 2018

EWU alumnus Steve Whitford represents an example of someone who went on to pursue his passions after college. Whitford is an art contributor to Pottery Pl...

Bruce Holbert graduated from EWU in 1983. His recently published novel,

EWU alum represents Eastern Washington in new novel, Whiskey

April 5, 2018

Bruce Holbert will spend the next few months traveling from bookstore to bookstore reading his recently published novel, “Whiskey,” that highlights ...

EWU alum plays part in helping children with hearing loss

EWU alum plays part in helping children with hearing loss

April 5, 2018

Spokane HOPE (Hearing Oral Program of Excellence) is a nonprofit developmental communication program for infants and children with hearing loss. “When a...

EWU alum tackles community issues with power of poetry

By Kaitlyn Engen, Reporter

February 21, 2018

Onstage and off, Bethany Montgomery’s passion for poetry is alive and burning brightly across communities in Spokane, Cheney and beyond. Montgomery, a EWU alumna, went against risk and uncertainty to pursue the creation of the organization, Power 2 the Poetry. Montgomery came up with the idea for the movement the Sunday after last Thanksgiving while driving back from the west si...

Photo courtesy of EWU Athletics.

Basketball alum Marc Axton is an Eagle for life

January 10, 2018

Former EWU men’s basketball player Marc Axton was a crucial piece of Eastern basketball from 2002-2005, four of the most successful seasons in program h...

The independent, student-run news site of Eastern Washington University.
EWU alum