The independent, student-run news site of Eastern Washington University.

The Easterner

Queens Under the Sea

Queens Under the Sea

February 17

Eagle entertainment brings us the 19th annual EWU Drag Show.

Read more »
Business Going Well for Cheney’s Local Pot Shop

Business Going Well for Cheney’s Local Pot Shop

February 16

After a delayed opening, LUCID, Cheney’s sole marijuana dispensary, began operations in December. The opening came after a transition, in which 3 Green ...

Sweater Days, Better Days

Sweater Days, Better Days

February 16

EWU created Sweater Days, Better Days to garner student support for the energy conservation effort.   Sweater Days, Better Days is a program that ...

Gonzaga’s Rally for Refugees Brought Spokane Community Together

Gonzaga’s Rally for Refugees Brought Spokane Community Together

February 13

Spokane Community members rallied in support of refugee communities by packing Gonzaga's Hemmingson Center ballroom Sunday. In conjunction with both Gonzaga University and Whitwort...

Valentine’s Day Horror Stories

Valentine’s Day Horror Stories

February 9

Every year on Feb. 14, countless people exchange flowers, candy, cards and gifts with their special “valentine,” whether it be a friend, loved...

Defense was Key in Women’s Basketball Conference Road Sweep

Defense was Key in Women’s Basketball Conference Road Sweep

February 9

Thirty-four point seven. That is the shooting percentage the EWU women’s basketball team held its opponents from the field over the weekend, leading...

Appreciation Week is Here

By Marco Vargas, for The Easterner

February 9

Filed under News

EWU Resident Appreciation Week (RAW), an annual student favorite, kicks off Feb. 13. Kelsee Tower, EWU Housing and Residential Life employee, said the week is a way to thank the student residents and show them love and appreciation. “Resident Appreciation Week is a week where we like to recognize the students that live with us on campus,” said Tower. “We do events...

One for the Record Books

One for the Record Books

February 9

Wiley takes home national honors as he and Bliznyuk combine for 90 points against Portland State

Read more »
Valentine’s Day is a Day for Dancing

Valentine’s Day is a Day for Dancing

February 9

“Even if you’ve never had any dance experience at all this is the place for you.” -Madeline Younglove, VP of Eastern Social Dancers Club

Read more »

Aaron Best and EWU Lock in 2017 Recruiting Class

By Riley Baker, Staff Writer

February 9

Filed under Sports

EWU football signs 19 players to letters of intent on national signing day

Read more »
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...

Immigration Protest at EWU (Jan. 31)

Immigration Protest at EWU (Jan. 31)

February 2

  Immigration Protest at EWU's Campus Mall on January 31, 2017.

The independent, student-run news site of Eastern Washington University.
ewu