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EWU inspires and builds community at ‘Get Lit!’ festival

By Kaitlyn Engen, Reporter

May 5, 2018

Filed under Arts & Entertainment

As the 20th annual Get Lit! Festival located in Spokane and EWU came to a close on Sunday, many EWU students, alumni and faculty walked away with a fresh sense of motivation. Directed by former EWU English professor Kate Peterson, the week-long festival hosted up to 50 events—book readings, workshops, panel discussion, poetry slams and more—and featured over 80 local and v...

New EWU athletic director Lynn Hickey’s busy first week

New EWU athletic director Lynn Hickey’s busy first week

May 2, 2018

Newly hired EWU athletic director Lynn Hickey had a busy first week in her permanent position, addressing personnel vacancies and filling the final spot on t...

EWU track and field shines despite April showers at the War XI at SFCC

EWU track and field shines despite April showers at the War XI at SFCC

April 12, 2018

The EWU track and field team fought through heavy rain to compete in the War XI at Spokane Falls Community College last weekend. The Eagles finished th...

EWU women’s rugby club ready for spring after undefeated fall slate

EWU women’s rugby club ready for spring after undefeated fall slate

April 12, 2018

On the evening of April 9, the air at Roos Field was filled with oblong balls, but not footballs like it is accustomed to. The EWU women’s club rugb...

EWU women’s soccer pick up four points at home as conference play begins

EWU women’s soccer pick up four points at home as conference play begins

September 29, 2017

After a 10-game non-conference schedule that saw EWU women’s soccer team finish with a record of 6-4-0, the Eagles finally opened up Big Sky Conference pl...

No. 12 EWU Football Takes Down Fordham, 56-21

No. 12 EWU Football Takes Down Fordham, 56-21

September 16, 2017

The Eastern Washington University football team marched into New York on Saturday afternoon and flattened the Fordham University Rams, 56-21. After dropping the...

EWU drops second consecutive game, loses 40-13 to NDSU

EWU drops second consecutive game, loses 40-13 to NDSU

September 9, 2017

CHENEY, WA. — Another week, and another lackluster performance from the Eastern Washington University Eagles. Just like against Texas Tech, the Eastern...

EWU football falls to Texas Tech in season opener

EWU football falls to Texas Tech in season opener

September 2, 2017

LUBBOCK, TX. — The beginning portion of the inaugural game of the Aaron Best era got off to an excellent start for the Eastern Eagles — the first th...

From the Office of the President: Public Hearing on Proposed WAC Changes

July 17, 2017

Filed under News

Eastern Washington University is proposing a revision to Washington Administrative Code 172-121, Student Conduct Code. WAC 172-121 changes are due to a recent state appellate court case, Arish v. Washington State University, which indicates that we must offer a full adjudicative hearing for Eastern Washington University students, if the sanction could lead to suspension,...

Gallery: Red-White Spring Game

Gallery: Red-White Spring Game

May 1, 2017

  Team Red defeated Team White 24-17 in the annual EWU football Red-White game as the team concludes spring practice before preseason practice...

EWU Football Shows Depth in Red-White Spring Game

EWU Football Shows Depth in Red-White Spring Game

April 29, 2017

Team Red defeated Team White 24-17 in the annual EWU football Red-White game as the team concludes spring practice before preseason practice begins in Au...

2017 NFL Draft: EWU’s Cooper Kupp and Samson Ebukam Drafted by the Los Angeles Rams

2017 NFL Draft: EWU’s Cooper Kupp and Samson Ebukam Drafted by the Los Angeles Rams

April 28, 2017

After breaking record after record during his time at EWU, wide receiver Cooper Kupp begins his next journey in the NFL. With the No. 69 selection in th...

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