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Journalism still matters, now more than ever

November 6, 2017

That was the overarching theme of the National College Media Convention, a journalism conference held in Dallas, Texas during the past week. Four memb...

Alums and donors need to pick up the slack if EWU athletics is going to take the next step

October 29, 2017

While the teams of Eastern Washington University continue to fly high in their respective sports, the facilities in which they use continue to lag behind...

Witnesses of he shooting in Las Vegas walk to the hospital to try and find information on a friend | Photo courtesy of Gregory Bull/AP

America the silent

October 9, 2017

In the late hours of Oct. 1 on the Las Vegas Strip, a 64-year-old man began shooting from the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay Hotel. He would continue fi...

Denver Broncos tight end Virgil Green raises his fist in the air during the national anthem. | Photo courtesy of AP's Adrian Kraus

To kneel or not to kneel?

September 29, 2017

That is the question many Americans across the United States are asking themselves. It is a debate that began in August 2016. The question has sparked ...

Editors' Picks: Imagine Dragons

Editors’ Picks: Imagine Dragons

June 1, 2017

Classified as alternative/indie/pop rock, Imagine Dragons have slowly crept up my chart these last few weeks to number one since the release of three ...

Editors' Picks: Ultra Street Fighter II

Editors’ Picks: Ultra Street Fighter II

June 1, 2017

How many times can they re-release Street Fighter 2? Apparently at least once more. The latest release comes to us on the Nintendo Switch and costs a who...

No Matter How Small

No Matter How Small

June 1, 2017

We all know the importance of journalism, especially considering the current political climate of our country, but most of the discussion focuses on na...

Editors' Picks: Riverdale

Editors’ Picks: Riverdale

June 1, 2017

Based on the characters by the mega-famous Archie Comics, Riverdale is your quintessential small-town teenage drama that keeps you wanting to come back ...

Foster an Environment for Growth

Foster an Environment for Growth

May 25, 2017

At the end of every class you’re handed a form that asks a few simple questions. You leave some anonymous response, praising your teacher’s competence and...

Editors' Picks: Poshmark

Editors’ Picks: Poshmark

May 25, 2017

You can now have a virtual closet to either sell or buy items with the website and app, Poshmark. Poshmark is an online clothing store that allows user...

Editors' Picks: Poole's Public House

Editors’ Picks: Poole’s Public House

May 25, 2017

In the mood for some homemade British comfort food? Poole’s Public House is the place for to grab a hot plate of beer-battered fish and chips or bangers and m...

Editors' Picks: Third of May / Odaigahara

Editors’ Picks: Third of May / Odaigahara

May 25, 2017

Six years after releasing “Helplessness Blues,” one of Seattle’s most successful bands of this decade—Fleet Foxes—returns with a lead single, “Third of...

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