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May 5, 2016

Sixty-seven percent of college students tell a friend they are feeling suicidal before telling anyone else, according to the Active Minds website. Knowing...

EWU paintball, a shot at having fun

EWU paintball, a shot at having fun

May 5, 2016

Paintball is shooting its way into EWU student’s hearts and continuing to grow the EWU army. Paintball started last school year as a campus recreational...

Cody Koch wins ASEWU presidential election

Cody Koch wins ASEWU presidential election

May 4, 2016

Students have voted and the general election results are in. Cody Koch and Carlos Hernandez have been elected as ASEWU’s president and executive vice pr...

Eagles obtain 16 first place finishes in local meet

Eagles obtain 16 first place finishes in local meet

April 29, 2016

EWU’s track and field team had 16 first place finishes in its second-to-last meet for the outdoor season at the Spokane Memorial Open at Spokane Falls...

Electric Eagle brings Paradiso DJ to EWU

Electric Eagle brings Paradiso DJ to EWU

April 27, 2016

Virtual performances and a DJ featured at the popular electronic dance music festival, Paradiso, is coming to EWU with the Electric Eagle concert for the...

“These Shining Lives” cast brings the 1920s to life this spring

“These Shining Lives” cast brings the 1920s to life this spring

April 22, 2016

These Shining Lives” production at EWU will replicate the tragedy that struck four historical women who started the implementation of workplace safety...

EWU wins Seven-A-Side Tournament

By Siobhan Ebel, Contributing Writer

April 21, 2016

EWU women’s soccer won the Gonzaga Seven-A-Side Tournament on April 16 against Gonzaga, the University of Idaho and the University of Montana on Gonzaga’s Luger Field. In soccer, a seven-a-side game is played with only seven players on the field at a time, and the games last 30 minutes as opposed to the usual 90 minutes. Each participating university split their team...

Improved Reese Court could mean improved EWU basketball teams

Improved Reese Court could mean improved EWU basketball teams

April 21, 2016

If you were to walk into Reese Court right now, you would see a lot of gray concrete followed by some brown and orange in the seating sections. That sight...

EWU health hut takes action against sexual assault

By Kalli Wolf, News Writer

April 20, 2016

It is Sexual Assault Action Week and events will be taking place throughout the week. Events will primarily take place on Cheney’s campus, but a few events will also be on the Spokane campus. Health Education Coordinator Laura Mathieson was in charge of Sexual Assault Action Week this year and pulled together a sub-committee to help put the week’s events into action. Tricia...

YAfL movie night

By Devante Gaillard, Contributing Writer

April 18, 2016

Young Americans for Liberty will be hosting a free movie event on Wednesday, April 13. The film “Can We Take a Joke” will show in Kingston Hall, Room 137 at 5 p.m. as part of a simultaneous nationwide debut. The film is a documentary-comedy that discusses censorship and controversial issues. Stars of the film include Penn Jillette, Lisa Lampanelli and Adam Carolla, among...

Code Blue Stations increase campus safety

Code Blue Stations increase campus safety

April 18, 2016

Campus security is an integral part of every university, and at EWU, Code Blue Stations help ensure the safety of the students. Code Blue Stations allow...

From the office of the president

By Luke Kindred, contributing writer

April 18, 2016

EWU President Mary Cullinan grew up in the District of Columbia where her father was a speechwriter for politicians. She could not see herself academically pursuing anything other than English. “I was dictating books to my mother before I could even write,” said Cullinan. “I always wanted to be a writer, and I always wanted to be involved with books in some way.” Cullinan...

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