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EWU Community Came Together to Show Support of Immigration

EWU Community Came Together to Show Support of Immigration

By Logan Stanley, Staff Reporter
February 2, 2017
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"Our university will continue to welcome and support students, regardless of immigration status" -EWU President Mary Cullinan

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Police Beat January 2

Police Beat January 2

By Kristi Lucchetta, News Editor
February 2, 2017
Filed under News, Police Beat

Theft  from buildling January 23 An EWU employee realized a 18V DeWalt Drill was stolen from a cart in Kingston Hall. When he left the cart outside of room 123 at 11:25 a.m. and returned at 11:34 a.m., the drill was gone. The drill is valued at $150. There are currently no suspects. Assault ...

Cullinan Addresses EWU Community in Diversity Dialogue

Cullinan Addresses EWU Community in Diversity Dialogue

By Emily Guidinger Hunt, for The Easterner
February 2, 2017
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EWU’s Presidential Dialogues on Diversity, hosted Jan. 30 by President Mary Cullinan, illuminated the importance of building rapport between members of the campus community and local law enforcement. The open invitation letter sent by Cullinan to the community posed the questions of ”how do we ...

Police Beat January 26

Police Beat January 26

By Kristi Lucchetta, News Editor
January 26, 2017
Filed under News, Police Beat

Theft January 17 A male student left his belongings in a locker at the URC. When he returned around 4:15 p.m., everything was there besides his wallet. Later, another male returned his wallet to the desk but it was missing $25 to $40. There are currently no suspects.   Alcohol Offense ...

EWU in the Process of Breaking Barriers by Introducing a Computer Engineering Degree

By Kyle Fredricks, Staff Reporter
January 26, 2017
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EWU is starting the groundwork on a new computer engineering program and is looking to become the first regional university in the state to offer a degree in one of America’s fastest growing careers. Steve Simmons, Ph. D., of EWU’s Department of Computer Sciences and Uri Rogers, Ph. D., of EWU...

Washington Health Department Scores are in for Local Restaurants

Washington Health Department Scores are in for Local Restaurants

By Logan Stanley, Staff Reporter
January 26, 2017
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Every year, the Washington Health Department assigns in-state restaurants  scores based on their health inspection report of the restaurants they review. As stated on their website, Washington has adopted the 2009 FDA Food Code. The code, which was developed with extensive input from members of the food ...

Einstein BrosBagels Has Their Grand Opening

Einstein BrosBagels Has Their Grand Opening

By Marco Vargas, for The Easterner
January 26, 2017
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Einstein Bros Bagels is a new dining restaurant located at the Tawanka building in EWU. It officially opened on Dec. 12, 2016 during EWU’s winter break. Since its opening, Einstein Bros Bagels has been a major attraction for the students of EWU. “Students have been very happy with it,” s...

Women’s March floods streets of Spokane, draws thousands more than expected

Women’s March floods streets of Spokane, draws thousands more than expected

By Logan Stanley, Staff Reporter
January 21, 2017
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Nationwide, marches sprang up the day after the inauguration of President Donald Trump, drummed up to the support of women’s rights. As reported in the Los Angeles Times, what started out as a small gathering of friends snowballed into an event of epic magnitude. Teresa Shook, the Hawaii resident who was the creator of the march, began the idea as her ...

Science Building is Failing to Keep Up with Student Growth

Science Building is Failing to Keep Up with Student Growth

By Kristi Lucchetta, News Editor
January 20, 2017
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The EWU Science building has served its purpose for the past 50 years, but with the growing student population over time and the aging architecture, a renovation and addition is being pursued by EWU lobbyists and ASEWU members. “The Science building has served students exceptionally well, but now it is...

Police Beat January 20th

Police Beat January 20th

By Kristi Lucchetta, News Editor
January 20, 2017
Filed under News, Police Beat

Theft from Building January 10 A male student left his cell phone in the downstairs bathroom of Sutton Hall around 8:50 a.m. When he returned at 9:15 p.m. the phone was gone. It is a Pixel, Phone by Google with a black Otterbox. There are currently no suspects.   Drug Violation January 11 ...

MLK Unity Rally brought the community together

MLK Unity Rally brought the community together

By Logan Stanley, Staff Reporter
January 16, 2017
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In remembrance of civil rights pioneer Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on the day that has been bestowed upon him, the Martin Luther King Jr. Family Outreach Center hosted its annual MLK Day Unity Rally at the Spokane Convention Center (SCC). The rally was led by Freda Gandy, executive director of the MLK ...

VCD student blurs the line between copyright and transformative use

VCD student blurs the line between copyright and transformative use

By Natasha Nellis, Chief Copy Editor
January 12, 2017
Filed under News, Uncategorized

Many students who work in content creation often encounter the grey area that exists between original content and adapting someone else’s work to fit one’s own concepts. Often times, students play a stressful game of jump rope with that line, a game that often blurs the boundaries between legality...

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