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EWU mens basketball outlasts Portland State in 3 OT thriller, 130-124 (Feb. 4)

EWU mens basketball outlasts Portland State in 3 OT thriller, 130-124 (Feb. 4)

February 5

  EWU defeated Portland State in a wild and historic 3 OT game. Forwards Bogdan Bliznyuk and Jake Wiley each scored 45 points, tying the school...

Style Nest: Urban Outfitters and the fear of  Plus size

Style Nest: Urban Outfitters and the fear of Plus size

January 20

The on-trend, millennial-market focused clothing outfitter, Urban Outfitters, has come under fire recently for featuring a plus-size model in their dive...

EWU Women’s Basketball shows promising results in early season play

EWU Women’s Basketball shows promising results in early season play

January 12

The EWU women’s basketball team has only just begun Big Sky Conference play, but they are quickly proving that they are legitimate contenders for a con...

Barrelhouse: the New Zentropa

Barrelhouse: the New Zentropa

January 12

Barrelhouse Pub and Pizza, formerly known as Zentropa Pizzeria and Pub, feels like the kind of place you’d find in a college town. Its brick walls, ...

VCD student blurs the line between copyright and transformative use

VCD student blurs the line between copyright and transformative use

January 12

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...

Ploeger helps students prepare for Spokane Symphony Chorale

Ploeger helps students prepare for Spokane Symphony Chorale

January 12

Early this past fall, EWU Professor Kristina Ploeger was named the new director of the Spokane Symphony Chorale. The Chorale has been an official part of the Spokane Symphon...

Police Beat

Police Beat

January 12

Warrant arrest December 17 Attendees of the most recent EWU football game complained about a disturbance in Section C. Officers made contact with the i...

EWU alumni named Washington State Poet Laureate

EWU alumni named Washington State Poet Laureate

January 12

In a world that tends to undervalue the importance of the humanities, poetry is like a heartbeat, said  EWU alum Tod Marshall in an email. “We live in ...

Safety Abroad

By Kristi Lucchetta, News Editor

January 12

Filed under News, Uncategorized

This past summer, a group of EWU Study Abroad students were visiting France when an act of terrorism struck Nice, France. The incident occurred when a truck drove through a crowd killing and injuring about 100 people, when he opened fire. Because of the set safety protocols of the EWU Crisis Management Plan, the majority of students, 13 out of 15, were accounted for withi...

EWU Men’s basketball defeats Montana State but falls to Montana in weekend play

EWU Men’s basketball defeats Montana State but falls to Montana in weekend play

January 12

The Eagles matched up against both Montana and Montana State over the weekend, going 1-1 in the two games while putting up an impressive showing on def...

EWU Student Gallery brings Jake Prendez’s “Churro Know My Life” exhibit to campus

EWU Student Gallery brings Jake Prendez’s “Churro Know My Life” exhibit to campus

January 12

Art for humanity has always been one of the most powerful tools used to enact social and political commentary. Its forms of oil and acrylic paintings, p...

EWU Offensive Coordinator Accepts Job at Utah

EWU Offensive Coordinator Accepts Job at Utah

January 12

After spending his first year in a collegiate coaching position as EWU’s offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach, Troy Taylor is headed to the Pa...

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