March 11: Spring Study Abroad Fair

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The Spring Study Abroad Fair will be Tuesday, March 11 from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. in Hargreaves 201. The Office of Global Initiatives invites campus staff, faculty and students to attend this event. At the fair, participants can learn about program options, including destinations overseas, international internships, Study … [Read more...]

Pi Kappa Alpha Fraternity Gives Back to Eastern

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EWU alumni from the Pi Kappa Alpha fraternity, along with spouses and friends, returned to their alma mater to give back to the institution that brought them together almost 50 years ago. This group, which has stayed connected over the past 45 years, are now partnering with the EWU Libraries to raise money for the … [Read more...]

EWU Heading to Bassmaster National Championship

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The Eastern Washington University Sportsman’s Club is sending a team of two anglers to the B.A.S.S. Collegiate National Championship Aug. 1-3 on Lake Chatuge, Ga. The team of Nick Barr of Lacey, Wash., and Jarred Walker of Moses Lake, Wash., are the first team from EWU and the state of Washington to qualify for the … [Read more...]

June 4: 5th Annual “EeeWoos” to Honor Athletes

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The “EeeWoos,” an event created to honor Eastern Washington University student-athletes, takes place for the fifth time on Tuesday, June 4 at 7 p.m. at the Showalter Auditorium on the EWU campus in Cheney, Wash. A limited amount of seating is available for the public to attend the formal awards gala. A social hour … [Read more...]

15th Annual HOME Childcare Scholarship Fundraiser Tea

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Thursday, March 7, 2-4 p.m. 205 Monroe Hall You are invited to attend EWU’s 15th annual child care scholarship fundraiser tea. Tea at Tiffany’s is this year’s theme. Dig out your pearls, black gloves, tiaras, and boas or wear some provided by HOME. Have some fun and join an event that leaves you feeling like you … [Read more...]

EWU Computer Science Alumni Endowment Hits $25,000

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Eastern Washington University’s Computer Science Alumni Endowment has reached the $25,000 mark, thanks to a 20-month fundraising effort that reflects the growing interest in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) programs. Starting in the spring of 2011, computer science graduates were asked to give $1,000 … [Read more...]

Transforming STEM Classrooms

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*This is an excerpt Grants Messenger winter newsletter and is authored by Tracy Springberry* While 50 percent of the economic growth in the U.S. is in the fields of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM), companies often cannot fill the skilled positions. Across the country, very few young people choose to … [Read more...]

Reminder: Give It Up 4 EWU by Dec. 14

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The EWU Faculty and Staff Give It Up 4 EWU annual giving campaign ends Dec. 14. Please make your gift today using the convenient payroll deduction form, online at ewu.edu/foundation or send your check to 102 Hargreaves Hall. This is your opportunity, as an Eastern employee, to financially demonstrate – with a gift … [Read more...]

EWU Music Faculty Presents: An Evening of Theatrical Theatre

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Produced by Kendall Feeney, this evening production showcases the illustrious EWU music faculty in music with a theatrical flair. Look for an Elvis sighting in Michael Daugherty's "Dead Elvis," along with tangos, music from Stephen Sondheim's "Into the Woods," and a fully narrated version of the Faustian "Soldier's … [Read more...]