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Record Freshman Class at EWU

October 8, 2018 by dmeany

Eastern Washington University has enrolled a record number of first-time freshman for the fall 2018 quarter, and the overall student body headcount and diversity remain strong. The freshman class this year totals 1,758 new students. This not only surpasses last year’s total by 123… [Read more]
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EWU Expands Travel Opportunities for the Holidays

October 4, 2018 by Emily Oliver

Eastern Washington University is expanding opportunities for winter transportation by teaming up with the Wheatland Express, a motorcoach company that will allow students to sit back, relax, and take the worry out of travel this holiday season.   As an active participant of the Commute Trip… [Read more]
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Express Transfers for SACM Students from Canada

August 14, 2018 by eastern247

Eastern Washington University offers support to Saudi students displaced from Canadian institutions. Saudi students attending academic institutions in Canada will no longer receive sponsorship from the Saudi Arabian Cultural Mission (SACM) following a recent breakdown of diplomatic ties between the two nations. The cancellation… [Read more]
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Get Tü Class

by eastern247

Have cart, will travel. Get Tü Class is a weekly video series that showcases Eastern Washington University students while driving them to class in the EWÜber cart. You'll see real EWU students, hear their stories and get to know what it's like to be… [Read more]
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EWU Commencement Photos

June 16, 2018 by dmeany

Photographs from Eastern Washington University’s 2018 commencement ceremonies are now available on Flickr. Nearly 3,200 students (2,642 undergraduate and 534 graduate) were eligible to attend commencement ceremonies at the Spokane Arena on Saturday, June 16. Ceremonies were also held for semester students on May… [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]

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]

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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Shannon Kellam

February 12, 2018 by eastern247

Shannon Kellam is full-time engineering student at EWU, president of the Rocketry Club, and a single mother to a fifth- and third-grader. As if she weren’t busy enough, Kellam also helped to build a 3-D-printed prosthetic arm for Spokane Public Schools fifth-grader Isaiah Strom. A team… [Read more]
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Aaron Parr

September 8, 2017 by eastern247

Aaron Parr mentors high school students in the inner city, who are his inspiration to get through college. Parr wants to be a shining example of someone who’s come from a similar situation and pursued a college education. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BcO2NbAPXNU [Read more]
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