The Easterner


Instrument soothes and distracts

April 25, 2013

Written By Paul Sell Staff Reporter [email protected]   One of the most well known symbols of EWU is the large red and white grand piano located ...


Mysterious writing appears in restrooms

April 18, 2013

  Written By Paul Sell and Cori Olson For the Easterner   Eastern’s campus is not typically a scary place to be, but some of its bathrooms have stu...

Video: Hygiene machines falter in some school restrooms

April 18, 2013

The following video shows the process utilized for researching the usability of the feminine hygiene product dispensers.

Japan Week Poster

Japanese community to share culture

April 18, 2013

By Kate Daniel staff writer [email protected] The 21st annual Japan Week will take place in Spokane, April 19 to 28. The event, coordinated by volunteers including EWU alumna Marga Snipes, is an opportunity for members of the Ja...

From one end of campus to the other

From one end of campus to the other

April 11, 2013

Written By Paul Sell and Cori Olson [email protected] In the middle of a harsh winter quarter, Madeline Seacore faced a challenge that all EWU students dread:...

picture of boots

When it rains, wear cowboy boots

April 11, 2013

By Haley Lewis staff writer [email protected] Blue skies and sunny days have hit Cheney and along with it are the fun trends of spring: bright colors, light airy fabrics, florals, prints, wedges, sanda...


Do commuter students need their own dedicated place to eat, study and meet?

April 8, 2013

  While residence hall students can go to their rooms or to lounges in the residence halls to eat and study or just to escape classes, commuter...


Eastern Atheists believe in friends and family

April 4, 2013

Written By Paul Sell Staff Reporter [email protected] A sense of family, friendship and camaraderie is one of the most appealing aspects of the Ea...

Final Exams: Study, Prepare, Survive

March 22, 2013

  Although we no longer have to hunt for food or defend ourselves against marauders, these skills still serve us well in the modern academic wilderness...

Campus Shakes to YouTube Trend

March 15, 2013

“Harlem Shake” videos inspire campus departments and students Students and EWU departments have been creating wacky YouTube videos all over campus featuri...

Innards of the Rozell Plant revealed

March 15, 2013

The Rozell Plant, with four miles of underground tunnels, does all of the heating and cooling at Eastern, generating around 63,000 pounds per hour of steam...

Photo by: Nic Olson

Blaine Nicholls plays John Keats and Nicki Meyer plays Fanny Brawne in the

“Ode” delivers homage to Keats

March 15, 2013

Written By Paul Sell Staff Reporter [email protected] John Keats is a poet who has lost most of his family to disease, and the ones that he has not ...

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