Olympia 2016: Advocating for More Outdoor Recreation

EWU students recently headed to Olympia for all kinds of important issues like promoting EWU Computer Science and securing funding for the new science building. I traveled to Washington’s capitol to attend the Big Tent Coalition Rally for Outdoor Recreation and advocate for more funding for The John Wayne Pioneer Trail, a cross-state trail that connects to … Read more

Making Art is a Walk in the Park for 3D Design Students

This fall a group of 3D design students, led by Professor Lisa Nappa, cruised out to Turnbull, EWU’s neighboring National Wildlife Refuge. The students’ goal: to make art with just their imagination and the raw materials found in Mother Nature. Before venturing out of the studio they watched excerpts from “Rivers and Tides,” the documentary about Andy Goldsworthy, … Read more

Weekend Roadtrip!

One of the world's premier, undeveloped hot springs is in EWU's backyard. Goldbug Hot Springs outside Salmon, Idaho, is well worth a weekend trip from Cheney. The stunning landscapes of Idaho and Montana make the time fly by. It’s even more powerful when you realize you’re passing through the same mountain ranges that blew the minds … Read more