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Predicting Casualties

October 5, 2013

  In the Sept. 17 issue of The Atlantic Wire, journalist Philip Bump suggested Spokane citizens mark their calendars for Feb. 12, 2014 as the date of the next mass shooting, which Bump hypothesized could occur in Spokane. Bump’s prediction was almost immed...


Not all new experiences make for a good time

September 26, 2013

A new year at college brings the opportunity to expand minds, take chances and experience new things. Students can be certain that there will be a variety...


Past international students revisited

June 11, 2013

  In 1951, international students were already established on Eastern’s campus. Without Facebook, international students would sometimes writ...

The things we have been told are important are not what matter

June 7, 2013

  I have wanted to be a member of Phi Beta Kappa for a long time. This organization, which calls itself “a leading advocate for excellence in th...

Campus responds to bomb threat

June 6, 2013

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Pride Center debates

Pride Center debates “Bat Boy” play

May 30, 2013

Written By Paul Sell Staff Reporter [email protected] Though many people who attended the EWU Theatre production of “Bat Boy: The Musical”...

Senioritis: a swelling of the apathy glands

May 17, 2013

Graduating students have many challenges yet ahead: final tests, job applications and last-minute GECR crises. But none of these compare to the true end-of-the-year crucible: the dreaded senioritis. ...

Potential tuition increase of up to 10 percent in next two years, even more for international students

Potential tuition increase of up to 10 percent in next two years, even more for international students

May 17, 2013

    Washington state colleges and universities are objecting to budget proposals put forward by the state legislature that could pote...


Bat Boy takes over theater

May 16, 2013

Written By Paul Sell Staff Reporter [email protected] When I first heard about “Bat Boy: The Musical” my first thoughts were of a baseball play...


Stand up act brings laughs to EWU

May 9, 2013

When standup comedian K-von stepped up to the microphone and asked the audience how they were feeling, he was met with a timid and grumbling response from select members of the crowd. This only served as ammunition ...


Activist instills family values at Eastern

May 2, 2013

The atmosphere is light and friendly with banter and hugs as Zach Wahls approaches the EWU stage to discuss his life experience and position on the daunting issue o...

Police Beat, April 24

Police Beat, April 24

April 26, 2013

By Linsey Garrison staff writer [email protected] April 14 8:58 p.m. Theft A student reported that his or her bicycle had been stolen from...

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