EWU’s founding story featured in new book


By Jeff Bunch The founding of what would become Eastern Washington University is one of the stories featured in a new book about the early days of Spokane-area history. Cheney’s State Normal School: The Unique and Not-So-Normal History of Eastern Washington University, was compiled with the help of EWU’s Archives … [Read more...]

Finalists announced for founding dean of new college


EWU Provost Rex Fuller has announced the three finalists for the position of founding dean of EWU’s newest college, the College of Health Science and Public Health. "I want to express my deep appreciation to the search and screen committee for their efforts in developing a highly qualified pool of candidates," said … [Read more...]

Parking Services winter quarter deadline is Dec. 5


Parking Services will begin selling winter quarter parking permits on Friday December 5, 2014. All permits are sold on a first-come, first-serve basis. To purchase a permit, visit 131 Tawanka; office hours are 8 a.m. to 4:45 p.m., Monday thru Friday. Please remember to make sure all parking infractions are satisfied … [Read more...]

KEWU’s fall pledge drive underway


Award-winning radio station KEWU, located in the R-TV building on campus, is in the midst of its fall pledge drive. The station is on the FM dial at 89.5 and is also streamed online. It has been on the air since the 1950s and a jazz-first station since 1986. The station provides 150 hours of jazz programming per … [Read more...]

EWU Foundation funds 11 proposals with SSB Grants


The Eastern Washington University Foundation has awarded more than $25,000 in funding to 11 proposals for the fall quarter Start Something Big (SSB) Grant program. The Foundation’s SSB program is available each quarter to support the efforts of faculty, staff and students. Winning projects enhance the university and … [Read more...]

Toys for Tots effort underway at EWU


The holidays are fast approaching and that means the annual Toys for Tots holiday effort is underway on the EWU campus. The Veterans Resource Center (VRC) and the local Marine Corps Reserve Unit are working together to help provide and distribute toys to local underprivileged families with children who might … [Read more...]

EWU promotes Sweater Days, Better Days


EWU Sweater Days, Better Days is an environmentally friendly, economically viable, socially acceptable, fun action campaign to promote awareness of energy consumption and how to lower costs during the winter months. 2014  EWU Sweater Days November 7 - Wear your EWU spirit sweater December 4 - Wear your Holiday … [Read more...]