Stories tagged: eastern washington university
Sat., April 22, 2017
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
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
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
House and Senate capital construction budgets both set aside money for a new science center at Eastern Washington University.
UPDATED: Wed., April 5, 2017
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
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
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
Urban explorers have been plumbing the depths of Spokane’s hidden places.
UPDATED: Thu., March 2, 2017
Suspect in Palomino Club shooting pleaded guilty to second-degree murder, sentenced to 123 months in prison.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 16, 2017
A former Eastern Washington University student gave a current student and the EWU police quite a scare when he threatened a Valentine’s Day massacre via an anonymous social media application.
Mon., Feb. 13, 2017
More than 20,000 new jobs have been created in Spokane County since 2010. Most pay more than the average wage in the county, which is $21.17 per hour, or $44,035 …
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 3, 2017
Washington State University will welcome its first class of 60 medical students to the Spokane campus in August. The University of Washington wants to top that.
Tue., Jan. 31, 2017
Mahdieh Babaiasl met Hamed Mahdioun five years ago while the two were studying mechanical engineering at the University of Tabriz in Iran. Within a year and a half they were …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 25, 2017
The expected ban on people from several counties from entering the United States for a period of time is causing uncertainty and fear among people who have pending immigration applications …
Mon., Jan. 23, 2017
Cheney gallery’s unusual round space will be filled as Jenene Nagy creates the installation called “scablands.”
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 17, 2017
A former Eastern Washington University football player was shot 11 times early Monday after a dispute in Seattle’s Pioneer Square district.
Thu., Jan. 5, 2017
Nothing much will get a high school student out of bed before dawn on a Saturday, unless you’re a fan of science and engineering and eager to find out what …
Fri., Dec. 16, 2016
EWU’s semifinal against the Youngstown Penguins in Cheney is projected to break the school record as the coldest game the Eagles have ever played, at least according to kickoff temperatures.
Sun., Dec. 4, 2016
Dreamers are not the criminals Trump says he wants to corral. Rescinding their status would only make America mean again.
Thu., Dec. 1, 2016
Hundreds of college presidents, including more than a dozen in Washington and Idaho, are publicly urging President-elect Donald Trump not to eliminate a federal program that protects nearly 750,000 undocumented …
Thu., Nov. 24, 2016
Kelly Clark of Spokane, who had worked for the Archaeological and Historical Services department at Eastern Washington University in Cheney for 16 years, lost his job in early September after …
Tue., Nov. 22, 2016
Eastern Washington University can’t block federal immigration authorities from conducting raids or deportations, but it will take steps to promote cultural diversity on campus, the board of trustees said during …
Thu., Nov. 17, 2016
Eastern Washington University faculty, staff and students are petitioning the school to become a “sanctuary” university following Donald Trump’s presidential victory.
Wed., Nov. 16, 2016
Schools in the Inland Northwest say they’re doing everything they can to prevent sexual misconduct, promote healthy relationships, help victims recover and properly discipline the accused. But victims advocates say …
Tue., Nov. 15, 2016
Eastern Washington University has about 200 undocumented students; some gathered on Tuesday at a unity rally to talk about their trepidation over their futures.
Thu., Nov. 3, 2016
Two women reported they were sexually assaulted at parties near the Eastern Washington University campus over the weekend.
Tue., Oct. 25, 2016
The Eastern Washington University student who was brutally beaten by three men Oct. 8 has woken from a medically induced coma, but he faces a long road to recovery, his …
Sat., Oct. 15, 2016
At a Saturday track meet in Lewiston, Idaho, the runners from Eastern Washington University wore the letter “D” on their jerseys to honor one their brightest stars.
Thu., Oct. 13, 2016
Eastern Washington University received a National Science Foundation grant to fund improvements to their STEM teacher-training programs, Tuesday.