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EWU Introduces New 100 Percent Online MBA

May 6, 2019 by dmeany

Recognizing the needs of the modern learner, Eastern Washington University is pleased to announce a 100 percent online MBA program, offering career-boosting academic excellence delivered in a flexible online format ideal for working professionals. EWU’s online Master of Business Administration can be completed in… [Read more]
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EWU Hosts Inaugural Latino Forum

April 30, 2019 by dmeany

Eastern Washington University is set to host the first-ever Cinco de May Latino Forum as part of its ongoing commitment to recruit, retain and graduate a diverse group of students in innovative new ways. The Friday, May 3 event will include nationally renowned keynote… [Read more]
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Barb Richey Named VP for Advancement at EWU

by dmeany

Eastern Washington University is bringing back one of its own to serve as the new Vice President for University Advancement and Executive Director of the EWU Foundation. EWU President Mary Cullinan has named Barb Richey, an Eastern alumna, to this important executive position, which… [Read more]
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Exploring Music Therapy Partnership to Welcome First-Year Native Students

April 11, 2019 by dmeany

Story from The Inlander: Growing up on the Nez Perce Reservation, Rickey "Deekon" Jones became accustomed to living among a tight-knit community with his family and friends. When he went to college at Eastern Arizona College 15 years ago, that all changed. "I realized… [Read more]
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Annual Get Lit! Festival offers something for everyone

April 8, 2019 by dmeany

[caption id="attachment_76101" 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… [Read more]
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Unusual Dance Venue Opens in the PUB

April 1, 2019 by eastern247

Cheney, Wash., APRIL 1 — Get ready to boogie in the basement, say officials from Eastern Washington University. An EWU spokesperson announced Monday that during reconstruction of the university’s Pence Union Building (PUB) last summer workers inadvertently opened up what they believed to be… [Read more]
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Collaboration Benefits Students Interested in Legal Career

March 7, 2019 by dmeany

[caption id="attachment_75724" align="alignright" width="300"] (L-R) EWU Provost Scott Gordon and GU Law Dean Jacob Rooksby[/caption] SPOKANE, Washington. — Eastern Washington University students aiming to pursue a career in the law may have new opportunities to do so thanks to a collaborative agreement signed by… [Read more]
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EWU’s Hennig Named Cadet Command Instructor of Year

February 26, 2019 by dmeany

Sergeant First Class (SFC) Jason Hennig, a faculty member from the EWU Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) program, has been selected as the 2018 US Army Cadet Command NCO Instructor of the Year. Each year Cadet Command recognizes one non-commissioned officer (NCO) from its 274 ROTC battalions across… [Read more]
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Happy Valentine’s Day

February 14, 2019 by Sam Buzby

Watch President Mary Cullinan get her Swoop on... [Read more]
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EWU driving force behind film festival

January 24, 2019 by eastern247

Eastern Washington University is once again a proud presenting sponsor of The Spokane International Film Festival (SpIFF), which will return for its 21st year Feb. 1-8 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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