The Easterner

EWU in the Process of Breaking Barriers by Introducing a Computer Engineering Degree

By Kyle Fredricks, Staff Reporter

January 26, 2017

EWU is starting the groundwork on a new computer engineering program and is looking to become the first regional university in the state to offer a degree in one of America’s fastest growing careers. Steve Simmons, Ph. D., of EWU’s Department of Computer Sciences and Uri Rogers, Ph. D., of EWU’s Department of Engineering and Design have been awarded an EWU Foundati...

Grant connects Eastern to community

By Alex Miller, Staff Writer

October 17, 2014

Since the early 2000s the Start Something Big Grant at EWU has helped faculty and staff with funding when the state cannot, but it is gearing up to help more in coming years as the grant prepares for an increased budget. “The program is a grant program that the foundation board of directors offers to faculty and staff of the university,” said Michael J. Westfall, University...

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