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Decades of Fun

Decades of Fun

February 2, 2017

Although there is not a gold plaque that brings statues and structures to life at a certain time of night, and Ben Stiller is not a security guard for the...

Between the Shelves

Between the Shelves

January 20, 2017

If you have a question about history, Cheney or both, then Charles Mutschler, Ph.D., might just be your man. Born in Albuquerque, New Mexico, the Univers...

Study rooms locked in library

Study rooms locked in library

January 30, 2016

The library provides services for students and faculty alike; however, one service that has raised confusion among students is the individual study rooms...

WHAT’S THE DEAL?!

WHAT’S THE DEAL?!

November 10, 2015

What’s the Deal with disrespectful students at the library? When I’m at the library, my lone goal is to accomplish some massive load of school work....

Library hosts annual cake contest

Library hosts annual cake contest

May 30, 2015

In an unlikely blend of literary appreciation, unorthodox visual design and culinary skill, the University library once again found itself hosting the...

Library reserve system has room for improvement

By Laura Lango, Photographer

May 12, 2015

Filed under Opinion

t’s a story familiar to many college students: It’s the start of the quarter and the hassle of purchasing textbooks looms. Since, according to the EWU Financial Aid and Scholarships Office website, student financial aid isn’t posted until the first day of the quarter or after, students dependent on this aid are stuck with some unattractive choices. Students can either...

Library bumping up spring hours

By Mike Hantho, Staff Writer

February 26, 2015

Filed under News

Student voices were heard because the JFK Library is extending its hours starting Spring 2015 to help accommodate growing student needs. According to JFK Library’s newsletter, LibraryLIVE, the extended hours will amount to a total of 14 more hours per week. The new hours are Monday through Thursday from 7:30 a.m. to midnight; Fridays from 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Saturdays...

Big plans, bigger future for Eastern

Big plans, bigger future for Eastern

October 2, 2014

“If it’s going to be a student building, if it’s going to be a student project, then it should be done through students’ voices,” said Jigre.

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Campus Shakes to YouTube Trend

March 15, 2013

“Harlem Shake” videos inspire campus departments and students Students and EWU departments have been creating wacky YouTube videos all over campus featuri...

Students roll strikes in stacks

Students roll strikes in stacks

February 27, 2013

  Four teams of three people each swung, waited in suspense and cheered their way through the first successful Wii bowling tournament i...

New Learning Commons, MARS lab relocated to library

New Learning Commons, MARS lab relocated to library

January 31, 2013

Photo by: Jade Raymond Research for setting up the new library Learning Commons started last year when ASEWU visited other campuses with learning...

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