Engage Magazine: Creative Connection

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Graduate-student teachers, whose focus is creative writing, circulate around the classroom answering questions and helping students find the right words for their poems. Cinquains are just one type of poetic form these third-grade students have studied as part of the Triceratops Poetry Project. Led by Writers in … [Read more...]

Time Running Out for FIRST Robotics Volunteers

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With the EWU Reese Court robotics event coming in a few short weeks, the clock is ticking for EWU community members interested in volunteering for the Regional FIRST Robotics Competition featuring 40 high school teams and hundreds of students. The event takes place March 13-15, 2014. Any EWU community member is … [Read more...]

Join EWU at the Martin Luther King Jr. Unity March

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Join EWU students, staff, faculty and alumni at Spokane's annual Martin Luther King Jr. Unity March on Monday, Jan. 20, at 10 a.m. Meet the EWU group inside the INB Performing Arts Center - they will be holding the EWU flag. Everyone is encouraged to show their Eagle Pride by wearing red. Following the march, join … [Read more...]

May 8: ‘Fill the Bus’ with School Supplies Event

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EWU’s Interfraternity Council will be conducting a philanthropy event entitled “Fill the Bus” on May 8 outside the URC. The goal is to fill a campus recreation bus with school supplies to be donated to the Cheney School District for distribution. “While it is the end of the school year, many kids have run out of … [Read more...]

April 10: TRiO Day, Clothing Drive

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EWU’s TRiO programs and the EWU TRiO Club are sponsoring a clothing drive to benefit the local Cheney Clothing Bank. The goal is to “Fill Up The Mall” through collection of clothing between March 11 and April 10. On April 10, from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m., the TRiO Club will host a party on the campus mall where all of the … [Read more...]

Eagles Football Team Takes Plunge for Special Olympics

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The Eastern Washington University football team won the award as the top fundraising school at Saturday’s (Feb. 23) Polar Plunge at Liberty Lake near Spokane, Wash. A group of about 20 players helped raise approximately $700 for Special Olympics, and were led by linebacker Ronnie Hamlin and offensive guard Steven … [Read more...]

Toys for Tots: Campaign Underway to Help Area Children

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Once again, we are proud to announce our participation in the Toys for Tots campaign. This year, the Grants Office and the new Veterans Resource Center are happy to support the local Marine Corps Reserve Battery in their efforts to bring some holiday joy to local children in need. Last year the EWU community once again … [Read more...]