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Get Lit! Festival Has Something for Everyone

April 23, 2019

[caption id="attachment_1112" align="alignright" width="150"] April 27 Event: An Evening with Roxane Gay[/caption] This year’s Get Lit! Festival is April 22-28 at venues in downtown Spokane, Cheney and Coeur d’Alene. The full schedule of more than 40 events and panel discussions, along with a roster of some… [Read more]

Visiting Artist Matt Lipps comes to EWU

April 8, 2019

Los Angeles artist Matt Lipps will be on campus at noon on Thursday, Apr. 18, in the Art Building Auditorium (room 116) to talk about his work. Matt Lipps has collected photographs from both high and low sources like Time and Life magazines, and art history… [Read more]
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EWU Theatre Students Head to Washington D.C.

March 19, 2019

The Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival is a competition held each year to showcase the work of talented student performers in each region. Out of the thousands of student artists who perform in this competition, 125 are selected to continue on to the… [Read more]

EWU Gallery of Art Presents: Field Research

March 7, 2019

The Eastern Washington University Gallery of Art proudly presents Field Research, an exhibition of work designed to investigate the physical world by local artist Roger Ralston. Beginning with an opening ceremony at noon, Wednesday, Mar. 13, in the EWU Gallery of Art, the exhibition will be… [Read more]
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EWU Mourns the Loss of George Lotzenhiser

January 29, 2019

George William Lotzenhiser, PhD, a long-time Eastern faculty member and administrator who played a key role in the academic restructuring of the institution, passed away Saturday, Jan. 26, in Spokane. He was 95. Professor Lotzenhiser was an EWU alumnus, a former dean of the… [Read more]
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EWU to Sponsor the Spokane International Film Festival

January 24, 2019

Eastern Washington University is once again a proud presenting sponsor of The Spokane International Film Festival (SpIFF), which will return for its 21st year beginning Friday, Feb. 1, at multiple venues around Spokane! An opportunity for film lovers to reflect on some of the greatest films from… [Read more]
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EWU Gallery of Art Presents: Frontera

January 22, 2019

The Eastern Washington University Gallery of Art proudly presents Frontera, an exhibition of prints designed by 27 artists, all with different perspectives on the topic ‘Frontier.’ Beginning with an opening reception at noon, Wednesday, Jan. 23, in the EWU Gallery of Art, the exhibition will be… [Read more]
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Estonia: A Study Abroad Opportunity

December 1, 2018

Faculty leader Kristina Ploeger and co-leader Carolyn Jess traveled with 14 students from the EWU Symphonic Choir and four local high school choir directors to the country of Estonia - specifically, to the cities of Tallinn, Parnu, and Tartu. The group had a life-changing… [Read more]
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CALE Admitted Students Day

May 1, 2018

Admitted Students Day was held again in April on four consecutive Fridays. This annual event, sponsored by Admissions, is an opportunity for admitted students and their families to come to campus, receive tours and meet faculty in their programs of interest. The event provides… [Read more]
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Cross-Collaboration at Its Best

A faculty-led student project was presented this past April at the 2018 Rocky Mountain Printmaking Conference in Pullman, Washington and Moscow, Idaho—hosted by University of Idaho (U of I) and Washington State University (WSU). The project entailed the showcasing of EWU student artwork from… [Read more]
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