Eastern Magazine is published twice a year, March and September, by the Eastern Washington University Marketing & Communications Department and mailed free to alumni of record in the United States.

Our Mission: To tell the stories of EWU alumni. To develop a sense of pride in the university, while reflecting the university’s mission. To keep readers up to date on EWU events and activities.

We welcome your feedback, story ideas, and questions. You can submit a change of address via mail or email.

Email the editor: easternmagazine@ewu.edu

Phone: 509.359.6422

Letters to the Editor: Letters should be within 250 words and may be edited for length and clarity. Please include a name, graduation year (if applicable), address and telephone number for verification purposes.

Eastern Magazine
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Editor – Kandi Carper ’05
Art Director – Ryan Gaard ’02
Assistant Editor – Christine Roach
Contributing writers –  Christine Roach, Kandi Carper ’05,  Scott Eubanks ’10, ’08, Jerry Mellick ’67, Dave Cook, Dave Meany
Contributing designers –  Ginny Baxter ’05, Steve Bateman, Ryann Engel ’17
Photography –  Eric Galey ’84, David Lane, Pat Spanjer ’80, Larry Conboy, Jerry Mellick ’67
Editorial Board – Cassie Devaney ’96, Karene Garlich-Loman ’03, ’98, Kory Kelly ’98, Nick Lawhead ’07, Lisa Leinberger ’98,  Kelly Naumann ’10, Kayla Northrop ’08, Al Pjosek ’06 and Robin Pickering ’03, ’97 
Vice President for University Advancement – Michael Westfall
Director of Marketing & Communications – Teresa Conway
Director of Alumni Advancement – Lisa Poplawski ’01, ’94
EWU Alumni President – Kelleye Heydon ’95
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