A new day for EWU’s Sigma Phi Epsilon

A new day for EWU’s Sigma Phi Epsilon

May 27, 2015

Eastern’s Sigma Phi Epsilon Fraternity (SigEp) is reborn under new leadership and values. The investigation of the SigEp Washington Gamma RLC Chapter... Read more »

Perception survey results give insight to the BOT

By Katie Dunn, Staff Writer

May 20, 2015

Filed under News

EWU’s location ranked as its No. 1 strength and weakness in the Spokane County section of the perception survey. The end results of the October 2014 – March 2015 EWU perception survey was presented to the board of trustees during their last open meeting of the 2014-15 academic school year on May 14. When EWU began reviewing the strategic planning process, the one... Read more »

Multiple vehicles willfully damaged on campus

Multiple vehicles willfully damaged on campus

May 15, 2015

EWU University Police are looking for leads concerning vandalism in lot 16 near Roos Field. On April 28, a parking enforcement officer discovered 21... Read more »

Farewell to Fuller

By Jasmine Kemp, News Editor

May 10, 2015

Filed under News

After a second bid for a university president job, current EWU provost Rex Fuller is headed off to Western Oregon University as its 23rd president. His term begins on July 1, 2015, the same date WOU installs its inaugural board of trustees. A WOU press release said the college would from then on run as an independent, public institution. Fuller was appointed by president... Read more »

Idaho’s Silver Valley, a common epicenter for earthquakes

By Katie Dunn, Staff Writer

May 7, 2015

Filed under News

A magnitude 3.9 earthquake hit approximately 36 miles outside of Hayden, Idaho. The temblor shook the Idaho panhandle on April 23. A 3.7 earthquake happened first, then the following morning a 3.3 magnitude earthquake, then right before noon there was a 2.7 and that evening there was a 3.9, according to Earthquake Track. There was another earthquake on April 23 outside... Read more »

Inauguration of Dr. Cullinan resonates ‘awesome’

Inauguration of Dr. Cullinan resonates ‘awesome’

May 6, 2015

EWU officially installed Mary Cullinan, Ph.D., as the new university president on May 1 during her Investiture Ceremony. A grand echo of Felix Mendelssohn’s... Read more »

ASEWU candidates greet students at barbecue

ASEWU candidates greet students at barbecue

April 30, 2015

Music, sunshine and food were the backdrop for the April 20 barbecue outside of Snyamncut Hall, part of a meet and greet for contenders of the 2015-16... Read more »

EWU Sigma Phi Epsilon fraternity alleged of ‘misbehavior’

EWU Sigma Phi Epsilon fraternity alleged of ‘misbehavior’

April 29, 2015

The Sigma Phi Epsilon Fraternity (SigEp) — Washington Gamma RLC Chapter was ordered to cease and desist all chapter operations on April 22 while the... Read more »

Campus mall purge of dying trees

Campus mall purge of dying trees

April 25, 2015

The campus mall has a new appearance; the blossoming cherry trees that once encompassed the campus mall are gone. The removal of the flowering ornamental... Read more »

Pride Week soon to come to a close

Pride Week soon to come to a close

April 24, 2015

There are three days and six events left in this year’s Pride Week as of Wednesday morning, and it is bigger than ever before, according to Sandra Williams,... Read more »

Recycling Center recognized on Earth Day

Recycling Center recognized on Earth Day

April 22, 2015

April 22 is the 45th year Earth Day has been celebrated and EWU is honoring it with its annual Earth Day Fair. Earth Day was founded by Gaylord Nelson... Read more »

Eastern professor, SPD captain study discrimination

Eastern professor, SPD captain study discrimination

April 17, 2015

EWU’s Ed Byrnes, Ph.D., teamed up with Captain Brad Arleth of the Spokane Police Department to gather and study data on officer initiated contacts with... Read more »