'Dr. A' left his mark at Eastern Washington
Departing president reflects on his eight years on the job
He weathered the storm of the nation's worst recession and successfully piloted the Eastern Washington University ship through rough waters. The school now has record enrollment and national notoriety on many fronts.
Perhaps bigger yet, in the midst of serving as EWU's 25th president, Dr. Rodolfo Arévalo waged, and so far has won the personal battle with a deadly form of cancer.
Now it's time for Arévalo, and his wife, Nadine, to turn the pages on eight memorable years of life in Cheney and begin the retirement portion of their lives.
Officially off the job July 31 and replaced by Dr. Ma...