EWU’s Next President: Follow the Search


The search for the 26th president has begun, the Board of Trustees has announced. A Presidential Search Advisory Committee has been formed, and the services of EFL Associates have been engaged to assist the committee in identifying the best candidates to lead our university. In an effort to keep university students, … [Read more...]

Inspiring the Future: Strategic Planning Conference Date


Dear Campus Community: This June Eastern Washington University will celebrate the successful end of the first year of Inspiring the Future, the EWU Strategic Plan. On Thursday, September 26, Eastern will have its first Annual Strategic Planning Conference to acknowledge the successes of this past year and showcase … [Read more...]

Health and Wellness Survey Available


Dear Colleagues: In spring 2012 the University’s Board of Trustees (BOT) asked me to direct the Office of Institutional Research, Demography & Assessment to conduct a health and wellness survey of faculty and staff, which includes opinions regarding smoking behavior and related rules, laws or policies. The … [Read more...]

Sept. 14: Flags at Half-Staff in Memory of Neil Armstrong


For lingering questions about the second flag lowering for Neil Armstrong on September 14, this morning's message from the White House may (or may not) provide more clarity: Neil Armstrong's interment has been set for this Friday, September 14th. In accordance with the President's attached proclamation, flags should … [Read more...]

Aug. 31: Flags at Half-Staff in Memory of Neil Armstrong


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 in memory of Neil Armstrong on Friday, August 31, 2012. Flags should remain at half-staff until close of business on Friday. Other government … [Read more...]

From the President: Passing of Al Hale


Dear Campus Community, It is with great sadness I report to you the passing of Al Hale, a long time professor in the Computer Science Department who left quite a mark on the university and his field. After a 24-year career in the Air Force, Hale came to Eastern in 1981 and his expertise in electrical and … [Read more...]

A Word From Dr. A: Spring Has Finally Arrived!


Spring has arrived on the Eastern campus, and it is energizing to walk around the mall area and enjoy the warmer weather and daily festive activities that make this time of year remarkable. There are many highlights to share since we returned from spring break. After a lot of planning, Eastern was pleased to … [Read more...]