Eastern awarded competitive CAMP grant by US Department of Education

Eastern awarded competitive CAMP grant by US Department of Education

September 6, 2014

For the third time since 2002, Eastern was awarded a $2.125 million federal grant from the U.S. Department of Education on June 23 that supports freshmen... Read more »

From the Office of the President: Public hearing on proposed WAC

July 18, 2014

Filed under Community, News

Public Hearing on Proposed WAC Eastern Washington University is proposing a change to Washington Administrative Code by adopting WAC 172-90, Student Academic Integrity. The proposed, new WAC is intended to formalize university standards and processes for handling incidents of academic dishonesty. The proposed rule changes can be viewed in the Washington State Register at: ... Read more »

New Eastern president steps into the spotlight

New Eastern president steps into the spotlight

June 30, 2014

EWU’s Board of Trustees named Dr. Mary Cullinan, former Southern Oregon University president, as the first female president of Eastern . During a... Read more »

Shooter contemplated EWU, other universities as targets

By Jasmine Kemp, News Editor

June 20, 2014

Filed under News, Showcase

Amidst gunfire around the country, campus police at EWU are on high alert. On June 5, one person was shot dead and two others were sent to the hospital after a man started shooting on Seattle Pacific University’s campus. The shooter was eventually pepper sprayed and restrained by students and faculty. According to the initial review from Seattle police, the Seattle... Read more »

New ASEWU members prepare for next year

New ASEWU members prepare for next year

June 11, 2014

  Photos contributed by ASEWU The... Read more »

Pentagon report conveys victims’ voices

Pentagon report conveys victims’ voices

June 5, 2014

The U.S. Department of Defense announced on May 1 that military members who reported a sexual assault while serving leaped 50 percent in the... Read more »

EWU student travels to London for international master’s degree

EWU student travels to London for international master’s degree

June 4, 2014

When Jessica Gadingan’s parents left the Philippines for the United States in the early 1970s, they had no clue that over 40 years later their daughter... Read more »

Course partners students with prisoners

Course partners students with prisoners

June 4, 2014

  In prisons across the nation, there is a constant low-scale war between those incarcerated and the walls of the prison itself. This fall,... Read more »

Burden rests heavily on victims of sexual assault

Burden rests heavily on victims of sexual assault

June 2, 2014

  Despite EWU’s ranking as one of the safest university campuses in Washington as of December 2012, statistics show that sexual assault... Read more »

Affluenza Rampant in the Legal System

Affluenza Rampant in the Legal System

May 29, 2014

Shaun Goodman, a wealthy man from Olympia, Washington, was arrested after leading police on a 100 mph chase with a blood alcohol level of 0.16, twice the... Read more »

Presidential candidates announced

By Aaron Bocook, News Writer

May 29, 2014

Filed under News

Eastern students, faculty and staff will have the chance to meet and talk with the final candidates in the search for Dr. Rodolfo Arévalo’s successor as university president.   The search began shortly after Arévalo announced his retirement in late January, and has been narrowed down to three finalists.   “The presidential search advisory committee... Read more »

Green light given on weed, I-502 in Spokane’s poorest neighborhoods

Green light given on weed, I-502 in Spokane’s poorest neighborhoods

May 29, 2014

When Initiative 502 passed in Washington in 2012, it gave the green light for the legal sale of marijuana in the state. In Spokane, however,... Read more »