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EWU Set to Graduate nearly 3,200 Students

June 11, 2018 by dmeany

Eastern Washington University will graduate almost 3,200 students during commencement ceremonies Saturday, June 16, at the Spokane Arena. This year, Eastern has 2,642 undergraduate (bachelor’s) and 534 graduate (master’s and doctoral) students are eligible to attend commencement. Eastern will host two ceremonies during the… [Read more]
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EWU Receives College Spark Washington Grant

May 24, 2018 by dmeany

College Spark Washington has announced $1.5 million in Community Grants to help low-income students become college-ready and earn their degree, and Eastern Washington University will receive $149,573 of the funding. Eastern’s Department of Mathematics will utilize the funding to develop, pilot and scale corequisite… [Read more]
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Honey Bee Health Research

May 17, 2018 by dmeany

Story by Daniel Walters, featured in The Inlander's 2018 Scholastic Fantastic edition. The eight white boxes in a weedy, fenced-off field behind the big red barn at Eastern Washington University are absolutely crawling with life. Assistant professor Jeni Walke, flanked by undergraduates clad head-to-toe in white protective… [Read more]
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New Online Accelerated M.Ed. Programs

May 15, 2018 by dmeany

Building on its legacy as a teaching institute, Eastern Washington University is excited to announce the launch of six accelerated online Master of Education (M.Ed.) programs and one certificate program designed for the working professional. The affordable, highly personalized education offerings include: M.Ed. -… [Read more]
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Spencer Scott

May 14, 2018 by eastern247

Spencer Scott loves the amount of technology and availability of facilities on campus. So much so that he, along with other students, designed a rocket for competition – something he never knew that he wanted to do. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n0MUyrz8Y_Y [Read more]
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Aiko Nagabuchi

May 13, 2018 by eastern247

Aiko Nagabuchi studies teaching English as a second language. The tight-knit community is one of Nagabuchi’s favorite parts of her EWU experience, as well as her program which keeps her in-the-loop with international students. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5Z1zDY8m_s0 [Read more]
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Samuel Wani

May 12, 2018 by eastern247

Samuel Wani says the psychology program at EWU Bellevue has catered to his needs, and has made it easy for him to work full-time while being a full-time student. He considers the one-on-one time with instructors and counselors a privilege, and his overall experience… [Read more]
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Prestigious Summer Assignment for EWU Professor

May 9, 2018 by dmeany

CHENEY, Washington - Eastern Washington University Associate Professor Gina Mikel Petrie, PhD, has been selected by the U.S. Department of State for a six-week English Language Specialist assignment in Amman, Jordan. The English Language Specialist Program is the premier opportunity for leaders in the… [Read more]
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Get the Most Out of the New EWU Website

May 8, 2018 by Christine Tully

The Digital Communications Team is excited to announce the launch of EWU’s new website on Monday afternoon, May 7. The new site delivers a modern, beautiful first impression of campus, focusing on prospective students. However, there’s a bit of something for everyone in this new… [Read more]
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National Accreditation for EWU in the High School

by dmeany

The EWU in the High School Program at Eastern Washington University is one of 19 college and university programs nationwide to be granted first-time accreditation from the National Alliance of Concurrent Enrollment Partnerships (NACEP). There are just over 100 accredited concurrent enrollment programs in… [Read more]
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