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CAPS offered by EWU

CAPS offered by EWU

May 5, 2016

Sixty-seven percent of college students tell a friend they are feeling suicidal before telling anyone else, according to the Active Minds website. Knowing... Read more »

EWU paintball, a shot at having fun

EWU paintball, a shot at having fun

May 5, 2016

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... Read more »

Cody Koch wins ASEWU presidential election

Cody Koch wins ASEWU presidential election

May 4, 2016

Students have voted and the general election results are in. Cody Koch and Carlos Hernandez have been elected as ASEWU’s president and executive vice pr... Read more »

Geology Dinner celebrates Gilmour and Kiver

Geology Dinner celebrates Gilmour and Kiver

May 4, 2016

EWU Professors Emeriti Ernie Gilmour, Ph.D. , and Gene Kiver, Ph.D. , will host alumni and students at the Geology Dinner to celebrate nearly 100 years... Read more »

EWU kicking off Cinco de Mayo festivities

By kenna Tornow, Contributing Writer

May 2, 2016

Filed under Carousel, Eagle Life, Showcase, Slideshow

While some may be sipping on a margarita or scarfing down a taco on May 5, the EWU chicano education program will be hosting a weeklong celebration for Cinco de Mayo to honor their antepasados-ancestors. Cinco de Mayo is not actually celebrated in Mexico. “Cinco de Mayo is another significant event characteristic of Mexico's revolutionary historical legacy. Basically, Mexico d... Read more »

Senior Kaytlyn Coleman in midst of historic 2016 Big Sky track and field campaign

By Grace Pohl, staff writer

April 29, 2016

Filed under Carousel, Sports, Sports Showcase

Senior Kaytlyn Coleman from EWU’s women’s track and field team has been making headlines this season. Coleman has been awarded eight Big Sky Conference Athlete of the Week awards throughout the 2016 season. Three came from the indoor season and five came from the outdoor season. She was awarded four in a row after her performance at the Mt. SAC Relays on April 15. Coleman’s... Read more »

Continued support for the undocumented

Continued support for the undocumented

April 29, 2016

EWU’s Movimiento Estudiantil Chicano/a de Aztlán (M.E.Ch.A) club continues to support the undocumented community on campus. M.E.Ch.A hosts student-led... Read more »

EWU participates in Clarion National Case Competition

EWU participates in Clarion National Case Competition

April 29, 2016

Four EWU students participated at the Clarion National Case Competition at the University of Minnesota April 16. The Clarion competition is highly focused... Read more »

Eagles obtain 16 first place finishes in local meet

Eagles obtain 16 first place finishes in local meet

April 29, 2016

EWU’s track and field team had 16 first place finishes in its second-to-last meet for the outdoor season at the Spokane Memorial Open at Spokane Falls... Read more »

Eat your way to etiquette with the ninth annual Luncheon

Eat your way to etiquette with the ninth annual Luncheon

April 27, 2016

If there is a right way to eat spaghetti, the EWU etiquette luncheon is sure to teach it. EWU is gearing up to host its ninth consecutive Etiquette... Read more »

Electric Eagle brings Paradiso DJ to EWU

Electric Eagle brings Paradiso DJ to EWU

April 27, 2016

Virtual performances and a DJ featured at the popular electronic dance music festival, Paradiso, is coming to EWU with the Electric Eagle concert for the... Read more »

Hawaii Club brings culture to campus with annual Hui ‘o Hawaii Luau

Hawaii Club brings culture to campus with annual Hui ‘o Hawaii Luau

April 27, 2016

The Hawaii Club is sharing Hawaiian culture with the EWU community by hosting the Hui ‘o Hawaii Luau on April 30 in the PUB MPR. “The first luau... Read more »