Mr. and Ms. Eastern crowned into royalty

Mr. and Ms. Eastern crowned into royalty

October 30, 2014

Eastern hosted its annual Mr. and Ms. Eastern Pageant on Oct. 27, crowning two new students. Chairperson Mike Cardenas, chairperson for Eagle Entertainment,... Read more »

ASEWU T-shirt event marks beginning of Spirit Week

ASEWU T-shirt event marks beginning of Spirit Week

October 30, 2014

Monday morning was brought to life as music blasted through the campus mall, the smell of cotton candy rose in the air and dozens of students gathered... Read more »

Homecoming unites campus to community causes

Homecoming unites campus to community causes

October 30, 2014

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... Read more »

EWU basketball teams, students celebrate Eagle Madness

By Elohino Theodore, Senior Reporter

October 29, 2014

Filed under Carousel, Sports

The women’s and men’s basketball team celebrated Eagle Madness with the EWU community on Oct. 23 in honor of the 2014-15 season. The night started out with both teams warming up on opposite ends of the court and music blasting over the loudspeakers. It was time for introductions as Eastern’s cheerleaders came out and entertained the crowd. As this season’s rosters... Read more »

Nelson and Hodgins recognized by Big Sky

By Elohino Theodore, Senior Reporter

October 29, 2014

Filed under Carousel, Sports

College Sports Madness named EWU basketball’s redshirt senior Lexie Nelson and redshirt junior Hayley Hodgins to their 2014-15 preseason All-Big Sky Conference team on Oct. 15. Nelson made the first team roster as a guard/forward and Hodgins made the second team roster at the guard position. Eastern is the only Big Sky Conference school this season with more than one... Read more »

Proposed science building to create opportunities for students

Proposed science building to create opportunities for students

October 29, 2014

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... Read more »

State budget a hot topic for Washington

State budget a hot topic for Washington

October 29, 2014

Just as ballots are being mailed to Washington state residents, the candidates for each political race in the region are pitching their ideas to the public. EWU... Read more »

Department recognizes enviromental destabilization

October 28, 2014

Filed under Carousel, Opinion

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 terrorism. This “roadmap” is redundant by repeating the need to recognize and act on threats from climate change so... Read more »

Homecoming expands campus spirit

By Eric Long, Chief Copy Editor

October 28, 2014

Filed under Carousel, Eagle Life

SAIL, Eastern’s Alumni Association and STCU teamed up again this year to bring Eagle Spirit Week to the EWU student body and community. This is a week full of events designed to promote a sense of home and Eastern spirit throughout the campus. The theme this year is “Paint the Town Red.” The week will kick off on Oct. 24 with the Community Spirit Splash Contest and... Read more »

University address by Cullinan sets college goals

University address by Cullinan sets college goals

October 28, 2014

University President Mary Cullinan, Ph.D., gave her first State of the University address on Oct. 3. Her speech to colleagues gave updates on the university’s... Read more »

Eagles ‘get creative’ to put away Bears

Eagles ‘get creative’ to put away Bears

October 24, 2014

The Eagles’ football coaches had a few tricks up their sleeves to go along with another stout defensive performance holding off Northern Colorado University... Read more »