Racism persists, NBA resists

Racism persists, NBA resists

May 11, 2014

Throughout the recent Donald Sterling fiasco, one notion is certain: it is not about the Clippers, it is not about the playoffs and it is not about basketball. Rather,... Read more »

Graduating athletes leave Eastern, but never their teammates

Graduating athletes leave Eastern, but never their teammates

May 22, 2013

  Senior basketball players Kevin Winford and Carrie Ojeda will be the first to admit they were quite the handful as they entered Eastern their... Read more »

Men’s rugby falls to Vikings in championship game

Men’s rugby falls to Vikings in championship game

May 1, 2013

  Their regular season may have just come to a close, but the EWU men’s rugby club is already looking ahead to next season. This year, the... Read more »

Athletes engage in special classes for life skills

Athletes engage in special classes for life skills

April 24, 2013

  The NCAA requires that college campuses offer a life skills course for freshmen and transfer athletes. Jim Fitzgerald, the academic coordinator... Read more »

Gamma Phi Beta serves up philanthropy

Gamma Phi Beta serves up philanthropy

April 24, 2013

  Eastern’s chapter of the Gamma Phi Beta sorority hosted a grilled cheese and tomato soup event on April 17. The event took place at the... Read more »

Walk-on athletes must earn scholarships

Walk-on athletes must earn scholarships

April 19, 2013

  The stigma prevails that all college athletes must be on some kind of scholarship, but the fact remains that each sport only has a certain number... Read more »

Eastern pole vaulters sail in the water

Eastern pole vaulters sail in the water

April 10, 2013

  The pole vaulters at Eastern practice indoors, outdoors and in the swimming pool. The vaulters practice this way using a long pole that extends... Read more »

Athletes’ pregame rituals prepare them for games

Athletes’ pregame rituals prepare them for games

March 14, 2013

  In order to prepare for competition, some athletes turn to rituals or superstitions that they believe will bring them good luck and keep their... Read more »