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Spirit of the Eagle Pow Wow returns to EWU

By Colette-Janae Buck, Copy Editor
October 14
Filed under Arts & Entertainment

The EWU Native American Student Association (NASA) will be holding its 48th annual Spirit of the Eagle Pow Wow today and Saturday, October 15 at EWU’s Reese Court. NASA president Honey Brown said the Spirit of the Eagle Pow Wow will feature both traditional male and female dances and the sharing of...

The evolution of EWU’s mascot

By Erin Rebar, A&E and Features Editor
October 7
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Centennial

“The Associated Students held an election to choose a mascot and again, Savages won by a large majority."

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A quick look at the history of the EWU music department

By Dave Collins, For the Easterner
October 7
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Centennial

Of all the changes over the last century, aside from the gender makeup of the classrooms at this institution, none loom larger in music than technology. According to EWU Archivist Charles Mutschler, Ph.D, in the twentieth century before World War II, nearly two-thirds of the students at the State...

Q&A With Swoop

Q&A With Swoop

By Kristi Lucchetta, News Editor
October 1
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Carousel, Sports

"There are many qualities that make Swoop who he is. Swoop is a trained dancer in many different forms of dance, from Classical to Hip Hop, and Latin to Swing. Furthermore, Swoop must be comedic, silly, approachable, and must have the ability to have fun and make people smile," Swoop.

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Annual MayFest arrives in Cheney with exciting events

Annual MayFest arrives in Cheney with exciting events

By Montse Franco, contributing writer
May 17
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Carousel, Eagle Life, Showcase

Dancing, bungee jumping and human foosball are only a few of the fun-filled events taking place at Cheney’s fourth annual MayFest this weekend. Cheney’s annual MayFest commences May 13 at 7 p.m. with a street dance and a fire show, according to Douglas Labar, owner of The Mason Jar. The Kelly...

EWU paintball, a shot at having fun

EWU paintball, a shot at having fun

By Kenna Tornow, Contributing Writer
May 5
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Carousel, Showcase

Paintball is shooting its way into EWU student’s hearts and continuing to grow the EWU army. Paintball started last school year as a campus recreational activity, and while it still is a rec activity, it has room to grow. On any of the six open paintball nights one could see up to 50 students out...

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