In an interview with the Spokesman-Review published on Monday, Oct. 12, David May, Eastern Washington University's interim president, discussed his plans to lead the university for the next two years.
Scott Finnie, the director of EWU's Africana Studies Program, has been invited to speak once a month on the Spokane Talks Podcast. Last week he appeared on the program to discuss the annual 1,000 Mile Civil Rights Tour.
Eastern Washington University has been awarded a $2.1 million federal grant under the College Assistance Migrant Program (CAMP) to help create more STEM opportunities for first-year students from underrepresented backgrounds, while also bolstering retention efforts.
Ed Byrnes, PhD, a professor of social work at Eastern Washington University, continues his six years of research on race and law enforcement contacts by joining with the NAACP and Spokane County Sheriff's Office in researching civilians' race and arrests.
EWU men's basketball head coach, Shantay Legans, was recently named one of the Top 40 Coaches Under 40 by ESPN.
Eastern Washington University alumna Ashley Moore was recently featured in the Coeur d'Alene Press.