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Mayfest Brings Music, Food and Entertainment to Cheney

Mayfest Brings Music, Food and Entertainment to Cheney

May 11, 2017

Cheney’s fifth annual Mayfest will be bringing 45 vendors, live music and games to this year’s  festival on May 12 and 13. Friday, May 12 is th...

Get Lit! Festival Celebrates Twentieth Year

By Logan Stanley, Copy Editor

April 27, 2017

Filed under News

EWU’s annual Get Lit! Festival took place from April 17 to April 23, with events at both the Cheney and Riverpoint campus. Since 1998, the festival has been a tradition hosted by the EWU Get Lit! program and features a bevy of activities such as panels, workshops and readings, all in the name of literature. “It’s a community literary tradition,” said Kate Peterson, interim director o...

Lantern Festival offers break for students

Lantern Festival offers break for students

October 16, 2015

While there is not always much to do in Cheney, a quick trip to Spokane provides many options. Currently, the Chinese Lantern Festival at Riverfront...

Clubs, orgs, businesses inform during Neighbor Fest

Clubs, orgs, businesses inform during Neighbor Fest

October 5, 2015

Hundreds of EWU students and faculty joined representatives from local organizations and businesses in the crisp autumn air to celebrate Neighbor Fest...

Mayfest brings Cheney together

Mayfest brings Cheney together

June 5, 2015

The streets in front of Brewster Hall were filled with people last Saturday celebrating the third annual Mayfest. Events began on May 29 with music...

Terrain: Spokane’s creative kaleidoscope

Terrain: Spokane’s creative kaleidoscope

October 9, 2014

The outside of the warehouse looks abandoned, but there is plenty of action inside. People are coming and going, tools are strewn about, art installations...

Neighbor Festival evokes community involvement

Neighbor Festival evokes community involvement

October 1, 2014

On September 26th, there was music, laughter and activities everywhere as students, faculty and community members swarmed the campus mall dodging in...

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