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Cheney Food Bank director prepares to retire after 14 years of being interim director

Cheney Food Bank director prepares to retire after 14 years of being interim director

June 6, 2013

  John Matthews is looking for a permanent replacement after serving as the Cheney Food Bank’s interim director since 1999. “I’ve bee...

Consent means saying “Yes”

Consent means saying “Yes”

June 6, 2013

Our society is having new conversations about sexual consent and sexual assault. What is consent? What is it that makes consent confusing? When can someone...

Book by EWU alumnus heads for Hollywood

Book by EWU alumnus heads for Hollywood

May 30, 2013

Jess Walter, an EWU graduate, is currently co-writing a film script based on his New York Times bestselling book, “Beautiful Ruins,” according to Walter. His script wr...

Construction begins on larger recycling center

Construction begins on larger recycling center

May 30, 2013

By the time school starts next fall, site preparations will be complete for a new recycling complex out behind the expanded P-12 parking lot. ...

NPR politics reporter was passing through White House security gate on 9/11

NPR politics reporter was passing through White House security gate on 9/11

May 23, 2013

“Sorry I’m late. I was supposed to be here 11 years ago,” said Don Gonyea, NPR political correspondent, at the Bing Crosby Theater in downtown Spokane on May 9. Go...

Concert tickets require specific procedure

May 18, 2013

  With a total of 3,500 tickets to the Macklemore concert available and 3,515 voters in the ASEWU general election, students are wondering if they will be able to get a ticket. Be...

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...

Service and Activities Fee Committee distributes nearly $4.9 million each year

Service and Activities Fee Committee distributes nearly $4.9 million each year

May 16, 2013

There are questions among Eastern students about how their service and activities fees are used, how the allocating decisions are made and where the mone...

Symposium conference offers opportunities for participants

Symposium conference offers opportunities for participants

May 9, 2013

While the name does not exactly roll off the tongue, the Student Research and Creative Works Symposium is filled with research and art on topics that mos...

New victim advocate comes to Cheney

New victim advocate comes to Cheney

May 2, 2013

  The city of Cheney, which has never had a violent crime victim advocate before, contracted with Ginger Johnson of Abuse Recovery and Ministry...

Downward voting trend reverses in last two elections

Downward voting trend reverses in last two elections

May 1, 2013

Student voting turnout at ASEWU elections has fallen every year since a high point in 2007, but the 2012 election, followed by a strong turnout at this year’s prim...

Clery reporting expands on EWU campus

Clery reporting expands on EWU campus

April 25, 2013

By Lorna Hartman Staff Writer [email protected] EWU will report additional types of crimes and provide further education to faculty, staff and stud...

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