Stories tagged: Eastern Washington University
Sun., Feb. 11, 2018
Eastern Washington University’s leaders aren’t standing idly by while Spokane becomes a hub for innovation and a magnet for employers. Instead they are pursuing new facilities at the main campus …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 10, 2018, 1:57 p.m.
About 90 students from the West Valley School District got a lesson in civility Friday from one of the district’s standout alumni: Justice Debra Stephens of the Washington Supreme Court.
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 6, 2018, 9:45 p.m.
EWU plans major expansion into Spokane’s University District as anchor tenant of Avista’s planned 150,000-square-foot Catalyst building
Eastern Washington University plans to move three degree programs and around 1,000 students from its Cheney campus to a building along East Sprague Avenue.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 30, 2018, 12:01 a.m.
Patrick Kennedy, who represented Rhode Island in the House of Representatives from 1995 to 2011, will speak Wednesday at a community conversation on mental health sponsored by Providence Health Care …
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 22, 2018, 3:46 p.m.
Eastern Washington University police are investigating an alleged sexual assault against a student over the weekend.
Thu., Jan. 18, 2018, 12:41 p.m.
The mother of an Eastern Washington Student who was shot and killed outside of a club in north Spokane is suing the three men accused of murder.
Sun., Dec. 10, 2017
At some point, a university with a thriving program is going to stand up, finally, and say,
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 6, 2017, 9:48 p.m.
Eastern Washington University Associate Athletic Director Don Ross stands accused of stealing over $4,000 from a pair of fundraisers in 2014, according to court documents.
Sat., Nov. 25, 2017
College graduates are able to thrive more effectively despite shifts in the economy and their lifetime savings are significantly higher than those of people without a college degree.
Tue., Sept. 5, 2017
With the White House’s announcement Tuesday that they would end the DACA program over the next six months, young Spokane residents who have benefited from it face uncertainty.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 24, 2017, 9:06 a.m.
Research suggests rankings have a significant impact on where students apply to college, regardless of whether they fully understand what each ranking system measures. But the rankings don’t tell the …
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 21, 2017, 11:22 p.m.
Pulling his cardboard eclipse glasses tight around his face, Cole Cullen squinted at a crescent of sun and counted down the minutes from the football bleachers at Eastern Washington University.
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 15, 2017, 10:51 p.m.
The city hit its goal in helping over 100 homeless youth in Spokane during a 100-day challenge this spring and summer, finding housing for
UPDATED: Wed., July 26, 2017, 2:52 p.m.
A team of Eastern Washington University students will travel to Colombia next summer to study rural health care in the wake of a decades-long civil war between the Colombian government …
UPDATED: Mon., July 24, 2017, 12:30 p.m.
Kunal Mahajan, an investment banker who works in New York City, has tried many times to perfect his speech. But when he’s working in a high-stress environment – with tight …
UPDATED: Sat., July 8, 2017, 9:44 p.m.
Some $114 million in state construction projects for the Spokane area, including a new science building on the Eastern Washington University campus, are in jeopardy this week as the Legislature …
UPDATED: Fri., June 30, 2017, 10:10 p.m.
An Eastern Washington University football player arrested on a domestic violence charge last week has been dismissed from the team.
Sat., June 24, 2017, 9:52 p.m.
After spending a year trying his hand at coaching, former Gonzaga basketball player Mike Hart is back in Spokane.
UPDATED: Thu., June 22, 2017, 4:57 p.m.
After cutting a deal with prosecutors, a 21-year-old man likely will spend less than two years in prison for the brutal beating of an Eastern Washington University student.
Sun., June 18, 2017
Alyse and Caitlin Carr joined the more than three thousand people who walked across the stage this weekend to accept degrees from Eastern Washington University, but their walk was steeped …
UPDATED: Mon., May 15, 2017, 11:29 p.m.
Spokane police continue to disproportionately stop black, Native American and Middle Eastern and Pacific Islander residents, according to a new study from Eastern Washington University.
Sat., April 22, 2017, 1 p.m.
The Dutch/American biologist and author Frans de Waal will discuss themes from his best-selling book, “Are We Smart Enough to Know How Smart Animals Are?” at a public lecture and …
UPDATED: Wed., April 19, 2017, 9:45 a.m.
John T. Mellgren did not testify in his trial for the baseball bat beating that nearly killed an EWU student last year.
Sat., April 15, 2017
Funding these initiatives, in the capital and operating budgets, can make a tremendous difference for kids and adults.
UPDATED: Thu., April 13, 2017, 10:43 p.m.
For the first time since being beaten by three men in the parking lot of his Cheney apartment complex in October, Robert “Drew” Schreiber faced one of his accused attackers. …
UPDATED: Thu., April 6, 2017, 10:14 a.m.
House and Senate capital construction budgets both set aside money for a new science center at Eastern Washington University.
UPDATED: Wed., April 5, 2017, 1:26 a.m.
Students from Eastern Washington’s two public universities are scoring recognition – and funding – for research on a wide range of topics.
UPDATED: Fri., March 24, 2017, 10:18 p.m.
Gonzaga University, Washington State University and Eastern Washington University are among the colleges across the country set to get a cash windfall from the National Collegiate Athletic Association next month.
UPDATED: Mon., March 6, 2017, 10:05 p.m.
Memorial plans are pending for Feeney, 58, a member of the Eastern Washington University music faculty, a frequent performer with the Spokane Symphony, and creator of the former Zephyer music …
Sun., March 5, 2017, 8 a.m.
Urban explorers have been plumbing the depths of Spokane’s hidden places.