Take a Selfie and Support TRiO!


In an effort to create awareness and celebrate all the students, faculty and staff who support EWU's two TRiO programs on Campus, the ASC and McNair Staff are sponsoring a TRiO Day Selfie Contest! WHEN: Until April 11 WHAT: 1.Take a selfie with an EWU employee who has supported you this year. These could be … [Read more...]

April 10: TRiO Day, Clothing Drive


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...]

Grant Funding Falls to $9 Million in 2011-12


Grant funding at EWU fell during FY 2011-12. After enjoying several years of more than $13 million in funding, EWU received just $9 million this year. While the reasons for the significant decrease are many, here is a look at some of the largest contributors to the drop: The 2008 economic downturn is certainly … [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...]

Torres-Gárcia Appointed McNair Scholars’ TRiO Program Director


Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs Rex Fuller announced that Dr. Christina Torres-Gárcia has been appointed as the director of the EWU McNair Scholars’ TRiO Program. This important program encourages underrepresented students to pursue graduate-level degrees. Torres-Gárcia is a former McNair Scholar … [Read more...]