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Scott Finnie, PhD, Africana Studies

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=drAIzDidT0A The very first “Experts @ EWU” segment on Spokane Talks featured Scott Finnie, professor and chair of Africana Studies at Eastern. Finnie discusses the importance of the program in bringing awareness and diversity to campus, what students are most concerned about today, and… [Read more]
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EWU Expert Panel on COVID-19

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FGmnZlEjIWI On Tuesday, March 17, a panel of EWU experts provided information and answered questions concerning the virus and its impact to our campuses. The panelists were: Krisztian Magori, PhD, Assistant Professor of Biostatistics Katie Taylor, PhD, Assistant Professor of Exercise Science Sarah Mount,… [Read more]
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David Line, PhD, MPH Director

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JCpJ8NeP2Xk David Line, assistant professor and director of EWU’s Master of Public Health Program, has served as an incident commander during outbreaks of the pneumatic plague, hantavirus, West Nile and measles in Arizona and New Mexico. He recently sat down with Spokane Talks for… [Read more]
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Catalyst to Transform EWU in 2020

January 7, 2020 by dmeany

As a dominant economic driver for the communities we serve, Eastern Washington University is committed to pushing the creative and high-tech vitality of the region forward. Now, to better power local business and industry, Eastern will expand into a state-of-the-art space never before seen… [Read more]
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EWU Joins Partners in Celebrating ‘Topping Out’ of Catalyst Building

October 23, 2019 by Leilah Langley

A huge milestone for Spokane’s first zero energy building as those involved in the unique partnership gathered Monday, Oct. 21, to celebrate the installation of the last beam atop the five-story structure—an event known in the construction industry as “topping out.” The Catalyst Building,… [Read more]
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Cisco Courses Offer Affordable, Effective IT Training

September 4, 2019 by Leilah Langley

Looking to boost your career prospects in information technology? Look no further than EWU’s new Cisco Certificate Program—a series of courses aimed at opening doors for both students pursuing IT jobs and current industry professionals looking to move up in their careers. The EWU… [Read more]
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Catalyst Building Construction Begins

August 8, 2018 by dmeany

Construction on Spokane’s first zero energy building, featuring Eastern Washington University as the primary tenant, is underway after those involved in the historic project gathered for the ceremonial groundbreaking on Wednesday, Aug. 8, in Spokane. EWU President Mary Cullinan called the development “an incredible… [Read more]
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EWU Breaks Ground on Science Building

July 24, 2018 by dmeany

Construction on Eastern Washington University's long-awaited Interdisciplinary Science Center (ISC) is underway after leaders gathered for a groundbreaking ceremony Monday, July 23, on the EWU campus. Eastern President Mary Cullinan welcomed university and community leaders as well as state lawmakers from both sides of… [Read more]
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EWU Professor Making Migration Music

July 10, 2018 by dmeany

Story by Kevin Davenport of the Idaho Statesman. What if you could compose music to understand how salmon migrate through rivers? A team of researchers from the University of Idaho and Eastern Washington University have found a way to do just that. Chinook salmon,… [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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