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Brewster Hall, located in Cheney on Second St., is a residence hall at EWU.

Campus Changes 2020

September 30, 2020

  This year, EWU’s campus looks different than the previous years. Last fall quarter, the campus mall was filled with booths for new students to...

Picure of the EWU Union Market.

EWU Union Market prices cause concern among students

March 6, 2020

EWU students with a gold meal plan will spend about $5,200 in one year. EWU Dining Services makes 58% of their income through meal plans. The per capita...

Single use plastics discussed at PUB

Single use plastics discussed at PUB

June 10, 2019

The usage of single-use plastics has been a heavily publicized issue in Washington state in recent years. There has been a ban in Seattle on single-us...

The 2019 Chapters of the Year Awards recipients, (left to right) Kappa Delta Chi Sorority, Inc. and Omega Delta Phi Fraternity, Inc. This was the first time in years the ceremony was held in the PUB. | Bailey Monteith for The Easterner

Student Leadership Excellence Awards return to PUB

May 2, 2019

After being held in Showalter Hall for the past couple of years, a special event returned to the PUB on April 24. The EWU Student Activities Involvement...

Employees at the Eagle Store, EWU's bookstore, ringing up and assisting customers. The Eagle Store now sells its books right off the shelves instead of online only.

Eagle Store hosts grand reopening in PUB

March 6, 2019

The unveiling of a statue of Swoop, EWU’s mascot, presented a brand new beginning for the Eagle Store during its grand reopening on Feb. 27. Busine...

Panda Express a sizzling success at EWU

Panda Express a sizzling success at EWU

February 14, 2019

Since the PUB opened this winter after the completion of its remodel, EWU took its dining service to a new level. Panda Express is growing well and has been q...

The new vending machine located in the PUB. It currently contains condoms, emergency contraceptive and Advil.

New vending machine brings health and wellness products to campus

February 4, 2019

Condoms, emergency contraceptives and Advil – oh my. A vending machine containing emergency contraceptives, condoms and Advil has made its way to the PUB. E...

A line of students at Panda Express, one of the several new dining options in the PUB. It is located on the first floor of the PUB.

PUB opening affects Aladdin’s business

January 24, 2019

Aladdin’s Egyptian Food has been in Tawanka since fall 2016, and the reopening of the PUB has led to a decrease in business according to Alaa-Eldin (Aladdi...

Main stairs at the entry of the PUB.

The PUB officially opens to EWU community

January 9, 2019

The suspense is finally over. The PUB is now accessible to students, faculty and the public. The PUB had been closed for renovations since Decem...


Easterner Asks: The PUB

October 31, 2018


View from the third floor of the PUB. Students found new spots to sit and talk, and visited the many amenities the PUB will offer.

EWU previews renovated PUB despite construction delay

October 29, 2018

Students previewed the freshly remodeled PUB on Oct. 26, by flocking into the building and experiencing many of its amenities as a sneak peek before it offic...

Construction is still underway on the front side of the PUB facing Patterson Hall and the campus mall. The PUB will now open in winter term after

The PUB is finally… not done yet

October 25, 2018

The PUB closed in December 2016 for major renovations. But now for the first time on Oct. 26, the public will be allowed to preview the inside of the bu...

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