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 By STAFF AND NEWS SERVICE REPORTS    Education    July 21, 2016 

Eastern students in Nice, France are safe

The 15 Eastern Washington University students studying abroad in Nice, France remain safe and secure in residence halls at the University of Nice. The students are under the guidance of professor Florian Preisig and following the lead of the French...

 
 By NEWS SERVICE REPORTS    Sports    July 21, 2016 

EWU picked 3rd, 4th pre-season poll

If last season’s finish was the first indication of football parity in the Big Sky Conference, this year’s preseason polls in the league affirm it. The Eastern Eagles have been pegged to finish third by the media and fourth by the coaches as the...

 
 By NEWS SERVICE REPORTS    Sports    July 21, 2016 

Eastern President's Cup repeat pick

The Cup will remain in Cheney for at least another year. For the second-straight time and third in the last seven seasons, Eastern Washington University has again won the Big Sky Conference Presidents’ Cup for the 2015-16 school year, the league of...

 
 By NEWS SERVICE REPORTS    Sports    June 30, 2016

EWU women alums claim Hoopfest title

A trio of Eastern Washington women's basketball alumni made a name for themselves at the 2016 Spokane Hoopfest, as Aubrey Ashenfelter, Chene Cooper and Carrie Ojeda won the Women's Elite Division of...

 
 By NEWS SERVICE REPORTS    Sports    June 9, 2016

EWU men's basketball to tour Australia this August

With five players on its 2016-17 roster from Australia, the Eastern Washington University men's basketball program will tour the country in August. The Eagles will play a total of 8-10 games in the...

 
 By STAFF AND NEWS SERVICE REPORTS    Sports    May 26, 2016

State track now 20 years at EWU

When another site fell through just months before the 1996 state 1A, 1B and 2B track and field championships were to be held, a group from Eastern Washington University stepped up and rescued the even...

 
 By STAFF AND NEWS SERVICE REPORTS    Sports    April 28, 2016

Offense, defense have their day

There's certainly plenty of power in the offense and lots of pop on defense that was on display in the annual Eastern Washington University Red-White football scrimmage, Saturday, April 23 at Roos...

 
 By NEWS SERVICE REPORTS    Sports    April 21, 2016

No clear-cut winners in EWU scrimmage

Call last Saturday’s second scrimmage of Eastern Washington University’s spring football practice a draw. Head coach Beau Baldwin certainly did after watching the 87 play scrimmage at Roos Field. The offense rolled up 386 yards of offense,...

 
 By News Service Reports    News    April 14, 2016

Zuk brings bug talk to Eastern and Spokane

Marlene Zuk, an evolutionary biologist and behavioral ecologist who studies insects, will host a free lecture at the Bing Crosby Theatre in Spokane, April 19 at 7 p.m. for the Eastern Washington University President’s Forum for Critical Thought....

 
 By News Service Reports    Sports    April 14, 2016

Gage Gubrud ignites offense in 43-play scrimmage

There was an obligatory Cooper Kupp touchdown reception, but sophomore quarterback Gage Gubrud and the Eastern Washington University defense also stood out Saturday April 9 in the first spring practice scrimmage at Roos Field. Gubrud completed...

 
 By NEWS SERVICE REPORTS    News    April 7, 2016

Best of the West Gala is Friday, April 8

Seats are very limited but there may still be some availability for the West Plains Chamber of Commerce’s “Best of the West Gala” that takes place in the Pend Oreille Pavilion Friday, April 8. Doors open at 6 p.m. and the awards show starts at...

 
 By STAFF AND NEWS SERVICE REPORTS    Sports    March 24, 2016

Eagles fall in CBI semifinals at Nevada

A sensational first half just wasn’t enough for the Eastern Washington University men’s basketball team to advance in the College Basketball Invitational. Playing without the school’s all-time leader scorer because of an injured knee, the Eagle...

 
 By NEWS SERVICE REPORTS    Sports    March 24, 2016

EWU opens spring football

The Eastern Washington University football team opens spring practices Thursday, March 31, at Roos Field. The Eagles will spread 14 practices over the course of 29 days, and hit the field eager to improve upon last year’s 6-5 finish in which the...

 
 By STAFF AND NEWS SERVICE REPORTS    Sports    March 17, 2016

Idaho rallies past Eagle women in semis

When Delaney Hodgins hit a buzzer-beating 3-point basket to end the first half, it seemed to be a crushing blow for the University of Idaho women’s basketball team. Little did the Eastern women know it would be their last hurrah. The Eagles gave...

 
 By NEWS SERVICE REPORTS    Sports    March 17, 2016

Hodgins' sisters named to 2016 All-Tourney

After helping the Eastern Washington University women's basketball team advance to the semifinals of the 2016 Big Sky Conference Women's Basketball Championship this past week, as sisters sophomore...

 
 By STAFF AND NEWS SERVICE REPORTS    Sports    March 10, 2016

Eastern women are No. 2 seed in Big Sky

The Eastern Washington University women’s basketball team will head to Reno, Nev. this week for the 2016 Big Sky Conference Basketball Championship with the prize of an NCAA Tournament bid up for grabs between all 12 conference schools.  Eastern (...

 
 By STAFF AND NEWS SERVICE REPORTS    Education    March 3, 2016

Education Briefs

Kindergarten registration opens Kindergarten registration is open for both Cheney and Medical Lake school districts. Forms families must complete in advance of registration include: student registration form, student health form, certificate of...

 
 By NEWS SERVICE REPORTS    Sports    March 3, 2016

Eagle women still in Big Sky title hunt

After clinching a first-round bye at next week's Big Sky Conference Basketball Tournament, the Eastern Washington University women's basketball team wraps up its regular season with road games at...

 
 By NEWS SERVICE REPORTS    Sports    March 3, 2016

Eastern releases 2016 soccer schedule featuring seven home matches

Nonconference clashes with Gonzaga and Saint Mary’s, road trips to Las Vegas and the Midwest, and an always-rigorous Big Sky Conference slate highlight the 2016 Eastern Washington University Women’s Soccer schedule as announced by head...

 
 By STAFF AND NEWS SERVICE REPORTS    News    February 25, 2016

EWU hires Gordon for provost position

In a news release, Eastern Washington University President Dr. Mary Cullinan announced that Dr. Scott Gordon is the university's new provost and vice president for Academic Affairs. Gordon's...

 
 By NEWS SERVICE REPORTS    Sports    February 18, 2016

EWU men try to stay hot on road

Eastern Washington’s men’s basketball team, winners of six-straight games and nine of their last 11, try to maintain their top-three position in the Big Sky Conference standings this week when they play the first two of three-straight road...

 
 By NEWS SERVICE REPORTS    Sports    February 18, 2016

Eastern women begin important three-game home stand

With three weeks left in the regular season, the Eastern Washington University women’s basketball team returns home this week for rematches against Big Sky Conference foes Sacramento State and Portland State. Eastern (17-8, 11-2 Big Sky) will take...

 
 By STAFF AND NEWS SERVICE REPORTS    Sports    February 11, 2016

Eagles bulk up on O-line, backfield

Eastern Washington restocked its shelves for the future at the offensive line, and with running backs to follow their blocks and a quarterback to throw after announcing their 2016 football recruiting class. Feb. 3 at National Letter of Intent day. Ea...

 
 By NEWS SERVICE REPORTS    Sports    February 11, 2016

Eastern women at UND, Northern Colorado

With four weeks of Big Sky Conference games remaining, the Eastern Washington University women’s basketball team looks to maintain its spot atop the league standings with road games at North Dakota and Northern Colorado. Eastern (16-7, 10-1 Big...

 
 By NEWS SERVICE REPORTS    Sports    February 4, 2016

Eagle women back at Reese Court for rematches with NAU, Southern Utah

With half of its league games in the rear view mirror, the Eastern Washington University women’s basketball team returns to Reese Court for rematches against Big Sky Conference foes Northern Arizona and Southern Utah this week. Eastern (14-7, 8-1...

 

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