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Time to Grow

Time to Grow

April 20, 2017

Spring is finally here and the EWU garden, located behind the Red Barn and diagonal to the Townhouse apartments, is ready to bloom. “The EWU Communi...

Sustainability Committee Brings Earth Day Fair to Campus

By Dayana Morales, For The Easterner

April 13, 2017

Filed under News, Uncategorized

EWU will be hosting its 6th annual Earth Day Fair on April 20 that will take place in the campus mall from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. “It is all about just promoting sustainability, the environment and really taking care of our earth,” Sustainability Student Officer Emily Sherman said. Each year, the Earth Day Fair committee focuses on a theme. Typically the committee goes with the over...

Reforestation: The EWU Sustainability Club helps Lands Council of Spokane plant 1,000 trees

By Mia Manzanares, Staff Writer

October 20, 2016

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Uncategorized

On October 15 near the Spokane River, Reforest Spokane Day brought together 400 volunteers with the goal of planting 2,000 trees in three hours. The Lands Council of Spokane has hosted the event for the past five years. It is the Lands Council’s goal to continue to plant trees as a community until future generations in the Inland Northwest are surrounded by one million ...

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