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Some Greek life members feel as if they were unfairly scrutinized during 2020 ASEWU elections

Some Greek life members feel as if they were unfairly scrutinized during 2020 ASEWU elections

May 19, 2020

Over the course of the 2020 ASEWU election season,many candidates faced technological and communication problems.  Some of the Greek-related candidates faced o...

Members of Washington Epsilon, Phi Delta Theta posing for a photo during the 173 mile relay run. Over the 
past 28 years, the fraternity has raised more money to fight ALS than any other chapter in the country.

Phi Delta Theta fights ALS

June 10, 2019

Washington Epsilon, Phi Delta Theta, became the No. 1 chapter in the U.S. for fundraising toward helping those with Lou Gehrig’s disease, also known ...

SigEp members pose in front of the fraternity house on College Ave. in May 2015.

EWU fraternities expect a steady growth

January 16, 2019

Rush processes have begun at EWU, and fraternities around campus are preparing for new batches of members.  There are eight recognized fraternities a...

Senior Tessa McIntyre celebrates the end of recruitment with her sorority sisters. Chapters selected new members on Bid Day.

EWU sororities welcome new sisters

January 16, 2019

  Winter quarter returns once again with classes, as does primary recruitment for the four sororities here on campus. The four sororities--Alpha ...

Alpha Pi Sigma are collecting teddy bears for local orphans. The sorority has been doing this drive since 2011.

Alpha Pi Sigma collects teddy bears for orphans

November 28, 2018

Girls taking photos with their sisters and guys playing beer pong with their brothers while heavy bass music blares is a stereotypical sorority and fr...

Gamma Phi Beta President Ali Blanton, evades a flag puller. Flag football was one of the highlights of Greek Week | Mckenzie Ford for The Easterner

Greek Week brings out competitive spirit

June 7, 2018

The annual war called Greek Week concluded with Phi Delta Theta and Alpha Omicron Pi winning it all for their houses. The festivities commenced on Tuesday with th...

Greek week switches up teams to promote chapter interaction

By Collette Janae-Buck, Contributing Writer

May 13, 2016

Comprised of team events ranging from football and synchronized swimming to a relay-for-life charity event, the EWU Greek community’s annual Greek Week celebration kicks off today with an opening ceremony outside Showalter Hall. Originally, Greek Week was held as a friendly competition between chapter houses, the ending ceremony resulting in one overall women’s chapter...

EWU Greek life a tool for enhancing the college experience

By Nathan Peters, Managing Editor

January 10, 2015

With seven fraternities and eight sororities on campus, Eastern has provided tools for students to take charge of their college experience. Through intramural sports, networking, leadership opportunities, academic support and philanthropy and community service, Greek organizations at Eastern are ways for students to learn valuable skills transferrable throughout college...

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