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Inland Northwest shares global warming woes

Inland Northwest shares global warming woes

September 26, 2014

As the temperature hovered around 90 degrees, the Spokane contingent of the People’s Climate March raised their signs through downtown chanting, “coal... Read more »

Please stop talking about cake

Please stop talking about cake

January 17, 2014

  Two years ago, I had a vivid conversation with a young man that spanned the course of five hours. Two glasses of wine and a glass of sake later... Read more »

Professor angling for solutions to fish problem

Professor angling for solutions to fish problem

May 20, 2013

Professor Al Scholz sits in his office, surrounded by the books he wrote and his students’ theses, concentrating on what he can recommend to save the ... Read more »

EWU learns lessons from time lords

EWU learns lessons from time lords

April 25, 2013

  Students sat quietly, watching the “Doctor Who” episode “Father’s Day,” where Rose Tyler goes back in time with the Doctor and... Read more »

Literature festival celebrates 15-year anniversary

Literature festival celebrates 15-year anniversary

March 16, 2013

Editor's note: There were errors that went into print. According to Melissa Huggins, she is actually the Director of Get Lit Programs. Her title was changed... Read more »

Pinkies up, pencils down, time for class etiquette

Pinkies up, pencils down, time for class etiquette

March 15, 2013

  It is two minutes before class starts and for some blasted reason there is still a class working hard like it has only been 10 minutes since class began. ... Read more »

Queens keep calm

Queens keep calm

March 6, 2013

Money donated to AIDS network   Blowme Bubbles lifts up her dress and gets close to a male audience member with a pair of black spandex underwear being the onl... Read more »

Bold spicy flavor warms in cold dreary weather

Bold spicy flavor warms in cold dreary weather

February 28, 2013

Corona Village offers Mexican experience On a cold February night, the flames of the fire coming from the open kitchen bring warmth to student... Read more »

EWU Campus police gain hands-on experience through training program

February 7, 2013

Michael Pry always has the “what-if” question in the back of his mind. “What if my neighbor across the street comes out of his house attacking... Read more »

Vice provost hopefuls talk student retention

Vice provost hopefuls talk student retention

February 7, 2013

By Libby Campbell, senior reporter Two of the four finalists for the position of vice provost respectively spoke at open forums last week to inform the Eastern community about their prev... Read more »

How Flexible is your FLEX

How Flexible is your FLEX

January 23, 2013

EagleFlex stretches throughout Cheney by Jasmine Kemp and Evan Sykes For the Easterner easterner.eaglelife@gmail.com When a student g... Read more »

EWU teachers pay homage to theatrical music

EWU teachers pay homage to theatrical music

December 6, 2012

It was during ˝Dead Elvis˝ that Lynne Feller-Marshall walked out on stage with her bassoon while wearing a white pantsuit with flashy rhinestones, aviators... Read more »