Community service is a part of the annual events of Eastern’s Homecoming Week. Rake a Difference was this year’s Eagle Spirit Week community engagement project, which was held on Oct. 28.
The event... READ MORE »»
Hannah Gunderson, an EWU sophomore and member of Gamma Phi Beta sorority, volunteers at the "Rake a Difference" event on Oct. 28.
Eastern Washington University alumnus and adjunct faculty member Shawn Vestal won the PEN/Robert W. Bingham Prize for debut fiction at a New York ceremony Sept. 29 for his collection of short stories,... READ MORE »»
Shawn Vestal, author of fiction, is an adjunct professor at EWU.
Sexual assault is a national issue, the Washington Post reported.
The Eastern Washington University police Clery Act shows that in 2013 there was one report of forced sexual offence on campus. That... READ MORE »»
EWU’s board of trustees elected board member Jo Ann Kauffman as the new chairperson, replacing Paul Tanaka
“I was elated,” said Kauffman. “The September board meeting was chaired by Paul Tanaka,... Read More »
It’s been less than a year since Eastern finished the Patterson Hall renovation project, and Eastern is already setting its sights on starting something big by proposing a plan to build two new science... Read More »
The Department of Defense (DoD) released the 2014 Climate Change Adaptation Roadmap in June. In it, they admitted that the government needs to be taking action to secure national interests. These interests span from securing transportation to preventing... Read More »
I first heard about Ebola in 2009 when I contracted swine flu. My friend was sitting with me in our hotel room and he casually said, “at least it’s not something bad like Ebola.”
It sparked my interest because at the time I couldn’t imagine... Read More »
What is oppression? According to the Blackwell Dictionary of Sociology “Social oppression is a concept that describes a relationship between groups or categories … of people in which a dominant group benefits from the systematic abuse, exploitation,... Read More »