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Gallery: ASEWU Primary Election Candidates Take to the Campus Mall

Gallery: ASEWU Primary Election Candidates Take to the Campus Mall

April 20, 2017

  It's election time for ASEWU. Candidates for the upcoming primary elections were out at the Campus Mall on Wednesday, speaking to students and...

ASEWU Candidates Begin Their Campaigns

ASEWU Candidates Begin Their Campaigns

April 20, 2017

ASEWU candidates took to the campus mall on Wednesday to give insight on campaign goals and improvements for EWU. Topics ranged from student involvement...

EWU Science Building Bill Awaits Approval

EWU Science Building Bill Awaits Approval

April 13, 2017

The plan to add a new science building to EWU’s Cheney campus is beginning to come together, as EWU’s proposed bill for funding has passed through ...

ASEWU Election Season is Here

By Kyle Fredricks, Staff Reporter

April 13, 2017

Filed under News

ASEWU is beginning the election process and is now accepting applications for every ASEWU committee position. Raul Sanchez, director of elections for ASEWU, said that all 12 positions are open for election. These positions are: president, vice president, finance vice president, academic affairs, athletic affairs, diversity outreach, graduate affairs, legislative affairs, st...

Soon to be tobacco-free?

Soon to be tobacco-free?

April 13, 2017

The tobacco-free campus proposal that was started four years ago by ASEWU, is one step closer to a decision by the Board of Trustees. An open forum w...

Lobby Day

By Kyle Fredricks, Staff Writer

February 23, 2017

Filed under News

In an effort to help expand EWU’s academics and further the growth of the university, ASEWU and EWU students met with legislators in Olympia on Feb. 16-17 to discuss certain topics prevalent to EWU. The ASEWU and EWU students planned a 50 student trip to show their support and have their voices heard. Topics that were on the agenda dealt with targeted investments to help improve the...

ASEWho?

ASEWho?

January 12, 2017

ASEWU has been a part of our institution for over 150 years, and it seems like student involvement since then has seriously declined. Students these days e...

101 years of student government

By Isabelle DeLeon, Staff Writer

October 7, 2016

Filed under Centennial, News

The Associated Students of EWU is entering its 101st year of serving students. What is now known as ASEWU was first established in the fall of 1915 as the Associated Students of the Cheney Normal School. Associated Students in 1915 consisted of a faculty committee and students whose purpose was to plan school events and student activities. The Cheney Normal School and others like it ...

EWU administers ‘very explicit’ Title IX survey to assess prevalence of sexual assault on campus

EWU administers ‘very explicit’ Title IX survey to assess prevalence of sexual assault on campus

May 26, 2016

EWU officials administered a voluntary and anonymous Title IX survey in hopes of improving prevention and response activities for sexual violence. The...

EPIC puts on new Memorial Day weekend trip

EPIC puts on new Memorial Day weekend trip

May 25, 2016

EPIC trips will offer students time to explore, relax and soak in the beauty of nature this Memorial Day weekend. EPIC Adventures will be giving students...

Swim Time floats in first quarter

By Siobhan Ebel, contributing writer

May 20, 2016

Filed under Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

Spring quarter saw the introduction of two new classes to the physical education program, Swim Time I and Swim Time II. Like Fast Fitness and Climb Time, Swim Time allows students to work out on their own time for credit. Swim Time I requires students record a minimum of 20 hours swimming over the course of the quarter. In addition to the 20 hours swimming, Swim Time...

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