From the President: Budget Update

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Dear Campus Community: Governor Gregoire released her budget Tuesday, December 18, and although the budget proposal maintains higher education funding at its current level, the budget continues to present some issues for the institution. The university continues to grow, therefore, a flat budget continues to degrade … [Read more...]

New Trustees Appointed to EWU Board

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Dear Campus Community, I am very pleased to announce that Washington Governor Christine Gregoire has appointed two new members to the Eastern Washington University board of trustees and both are EWU graduates – Judge James Murphy of Spokane and Vicki Wilson of Richland, Washington. Their terms are effective … [Read more...]

Print Shop Ends Production of Large Wall Calendars

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The popular "Year at a Glance" wall calendars will no longer be available from the EWU Print Shop. As part of the Gov. Chris Gregoire's budget cuts, state print shops were mandated to stop production of such calendars. Departments and individuals interested in obtaining the large wall calendars that display all 12 … [Read more...]

Sept. 12: Flag Lowering in Memory of Ambassador Stevens

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Governor Chris Gregoire joins President Obama in directing Washington State and United States flags at all state agency facilities be lowered to half-staff in memory of U.S. Ambassador Christopher Stevens who was killed in Libya on the night of September 11, 2012. Flags should remain at half-staff until sunset, … [Read more...]

Sept. 11: Flag Lowering in Recognition of Patriot Day

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Governor Chris Gregoire joins President Obama in directing Washington state and United States flags at all Washington state government facilities be lowered to half-staff Tuesday, September 11 in recognition of Patriot Day and National Day of Service and Remembrance, 2012. Flags should remain at half-staff until … [Read more...]

Aug. 28: Flag Lowering in Honor of Naval Officer Carson

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Governor Chris Gregoire is deeply saddened with the death of U.S. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Sean Carson and directs Washington state and United States flags at all Washington state government facilities be lowered to half-staff in his memory on Tuesday, August 28, 2012.  He was killed August 16 in a helicopter crash … [Read more...]

Flag Lowering: To Honor Those Killed/Injured in Wisconsin

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Governor Chris Gregoire joins President Obama in directing Washington state and United States flags at all Washington state agency facilities be lowered to half-staff in memory and recognition of those killed and injured in yesterday's Oak Creek, Wis., tragedy. Flags should remain at half-staff until close of … [Read more...]