‘Spirit Splash’ Grows, Winners Declared


In what’s become an annual tradition during homecoming week, the “Spirit Splash” competition – a fun school-spirit decorating contest – took place Tuesday, Oct. 15. The competition saw an increase in participation, from 16 entries last year to 22 this fall. Participants, which include university departments, residence … [Read more...]

Oct. 18-20: Parent’s Weekend Coincides with Homecoming


EWU’s 2013 Parent and Family Weekend is almost here! This year, Parent and Family Weekend will coincide with Homecoming: Friday, Oct. 18 through Sunday, Oct. 20. We encourage all staff and faculty to join in on the festivities and get to know our EWU parents and their families, particularly at the Homecoming EWU … [Read more...]

Calling Faculty and Staff with Eagle Pride


We're looking for five to seven faculty and/or staff who can dedicate three to four hours per month from now until October 19 to assist with the annual EWU Community Homecoming Parade committee. The parade is Oct. 19 and begins at 10 a.m. Volunteers will all need to be available on the parade day from 8 a.m.-noon.  The … [Read more...]

Pearce Hall’s ‘Everyday Hero': Elvin Bermudez


During Homecoming Week 2012, students competed in team-challenge events with their living groups, clubs and organizations, or with a group of courageous friends. They competed in events that decorated and celebrated many great things at Eastern Washington University. A new challenge was introduced this year that asked … [Read more...]

Homecoming: Dressler Hall Wins Spirit Splash


Tuesday’s Homecoming event, Spirit Splash, saw 16 teams in three categories compete in a school-spirit decorating contest. “The Homecoming Spirit Splash Competition is a fun way for students, faculty/staff and community members to bring their ‘Super Swoop’ Homecoming spirit to life,” said Director of Student Rights … [Read more...]

Correction: Homecoming Event on Oct. 16


Homecoming Event Correction:  On the Homecoming main poster there is an error in the listing of Homecoming events. On Tuesday, October 16, the poster schedule lists a “Everyday Hero Reception” as an event. This is not the correct event.  The actual event is the “Everyday Hero – Team Challenge.”  This event will be held … [Read more...]