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Washington state universities and colleges objected in 2013 to budget proposals put forward by the state legislature that may cause a tuition increase of up to 10 percent by 2015. There is also a potential for tuition to increase by 20 percent for international students through a bill proposed by Sen. Rodney Tom.

Rise in tuition

October 7, 2020

Just over a month ago EWU  announced that tuition for students would increase.  Some students, like Hamine Mendez, were frustrated to hear the university r...

EWU wins grant promoting financial literacy

EWU wins grant promoting financial literacy

October 9, 2014

Eastern Washington University is one of 21 colleges across the United States to receive a Financial Literacy Counts grant from Higher One. Higher One...

Lecture discusses social issues, wage gap upon women in the work force

Lecture discusses social issues, wage gap upon women in the work force

May 14, 2014

  The EWU Women’s and Gender Studies Program hosted a lecture on May 6 at Eastern elaborating on women’s choices not to climb the job ladd...

opinion

Letter to the Editor: Don’t let your money eat you

February 4, 2014

Dear Editor, For a student living on campus, it is a requirement to purchase from a variety of different meal plans ranging in price from small to large: Pl...

eaglelife

How the electric bill stole Christmas

November 22, 2013

Keeping warm without raising the electric bill Oh the weather outside is frightful and being warm can be delightful, but once that electric bill comes, the money in students’ wallets will go, go, go. Luckily for students who live on campus, they do not have to pay the elect...

opinion

Letter to the Editor: Which is more important in your life for happiness: Your health, love or money? Why?

May 4, 2013

Editor’s note: These letters to the editor were submitted by EWU Spanish 305 classes. They are presented in both English and Spanish in honor of Cinco de...

opinion

Cartas al Editor: ¿Cuál es más importante en tu vida para la felicidad: la salud, el amor o el dinero? ¿Por qué?

May 4, 2013

Editor’s note: These letters to the editor were submitted by EWU Spanish 305 classes. They are presented in both English and Spanish in honor of Cinco de Mayo. Nota del editor: Estas cartas al editor fueron presentadas por cla...

Ace your Interview by Playing it Straight

April 15, 2013

Spring is here. For many of us, that means graduation, celebration and the terror of confronting the real world. Yes: unfortunately, it’s time to get prepared for those job and internship interviews. The main...

Money Saving Tips For Residence Hall Students

Money Saving Tips For Residence Hall Students

April 3, 2013

By Michael Barone [email protected] It's every college student's nightmare; finals week is in the midst of pillaging your brains and you need that last b...

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