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EWU ROTC takes top spot in military badge competition

EWU ROTC takes top spot in military badge competition

November 23, 2018

Junior Nicholas Null has been preparing for the German Armed Forces Proficiency Badge since the beginning of his freshman year in the EWU ROTC program, a...

EWU Veterans Resource Center welcomes back students

EWU Veterans Resource Center welcomes back students

September 29, 2017

WU has always been nationally recognized as a military friendly campus. Military veteran population on campus continues to grow. About 600 veterans are...

ROTC Training Goes Beyond the Battlefield

ROTC Training Goes Beyond the Battlefield

June 1, 2017

Throughout the school year, the ROTC cadets participate in labs and fieldwork designed to improve a cadet’s leadership, personal courage and teamwork s...

Military Ball Fills Marie Antionette Ballroom with Laughter, Celebration and Awards

Military Ball Fills Marie Antionette Ballroom with Laughter, Celebration and Awards

March 9, 2017

White walls lined with gold accents, a hardwood floor surrounded by floral carpet, three chandeliers dangling from the ceiling, all bathed in dim ligh...

Pentagon report conveys victims’ voices

Pentagon report conveys victims’ voices

June 4, 2014

The U.S. Department of Defense announced on May 1 that military members who reported a sexual assault while serving leaped 50 percent in the 2013 rep...

Editorial: Military tuition assistance cut a play on the public’s sympathies

Editorial: Military tuition assistance cut a play on the public’s sympathies

April 3, 2013

[email protected] In the wake of reduction in the growth of government spending mandated by sequestration, the Army, Marine Corps and Air Force d...

Veterans transition from military to civilian life

Veterans transition from military to civilian life

March 6, 2013

    The Veteran’s Resource Center at EWU collaborated with Washington Trust Bank in Spokane to hold a “Hire a Veteran” lunch Feb....

Active Minds, Veterans Resource Center to come together to host event

Active Minds, Veterans Resource Center to come together to host event

November 10, 2012

  Military life and civilian life are two very different cultures. For those who have mental health issues it can be an added strain to m...

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