The Easterner

Looking Back: War rally shows interest

Looking Back: War rally shows interest

November 20, 2019

This story was originally published in the Easterner, Vol. 22, No. 22, April 26, 1972 and has not been changed except for AP style. Amid signs of “Di...

Looking Back: Parking fees, fines set for increase

October 18, 2019

This story was originally published in The Easterner, Vol. 61, No. 29, May 26, 2010 and has not been changed except for AP style. It’s going to cost ...

Looking Back: Saving Homecoming!

Looking Back: Saving Homecoming!

October 18, 2019

This story was originally published in The Easterner, Vol. 61, No. 29, May 26, 2010 and has not been changed except for AP style.  Saving Homecoming! Homecoming 1969 is in desperate fear...

Looking Back: Campus housing applications increase for fall quarter

Looking Back: Campus housing applications increase for fall quarter

October 18, 2019

This story was originally published in Easterner, Vol. 25, Special Edition, September 26, 1974and has not been changed except for AP style.  Housing applications for fall quarter at Eastern Washingt...

Looking Back: Field to get a name change

Looking Back: Field to get a name change

September 30, 2019

This story was originally published in The Easterner, Vol. 61, No. 29, May 26, 2010 and has not been changed except for AP style. After 7...

NEW HEAD COACH BRENT WOOTEN and small college All-American end Dave Svendsen confer in the new Woodward stadium on strategy for the upcoming season. Wooten will take over control of a team which finished second in last year's NAIA national championships. |The Easterner, Vol. 19,Fall, September 22, 1968

Looking Back: Welcome to Woodard

April 29, 2019

One of the biggest symbols at Eastern is the football team and its winning program. Eastern's teams have won the Evergreen conference title three times...

IS IT A PLANE...? EWU track member Vic White completes a jump during competition last Saturday at Woodward Field. White later placed first
with a 6-foot-8-inch leap in the high jump. EWU took seven firsts and five seconds in the meet | Bill Hupe: Easterner, Vol. 30, No. 21, April 5, 1979

Looking Back: Eagles dominate meet

April 29, 2019

The Eagle track team came away with seven firsts, five seconds, four thirds and four fourth place finishes last Saturday at Woodward Field in a meet that...

WASHINGTON College Queen Kathleen M. Kay will represent Eastern in the National College Queen Pageant in Palm Beach, Fla., this month, competing with finalists from each state.

Looking Back: College Queen

April 3, 2019

Kathleen Marie Kay, a sophomore at Eastern, has been chosen to represent Washington in the National College Queen Pageant held in Palm Beach, Florida,...

This photo was originally featured in The Easterner in Vol. 19, No. 25 in 1969. The former lieutenant of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. came to EWU to give a speech on redefining African American identity.

Looking Back: Rev. Jesse Jackson redefines African American identity in the late 60s

February 21, 2019

Rev. Jesse Jackson drew a standing ovation from a near capacity crowd in Showalter Auditorium Thursday night as he spoke on the new meanings his people...

Above is former President Gerald Ford (right), the 38th president of the U.S., moments before giving a speech at EWU. Ford was a guest speaker during the school's 1982 Centennial celebration.

Looking back: Former President Gerald Ford

January 30, 2019

Washington state Attorney General Bob Ferguson came to EWU this past November to discuss current political and legal issues facing the nation with students...

Above are Black Student Union officers from 1975. The BSU organization was first recognized at EWU in 1968; it focuses on black identity, black unity and black pride.

Looking back: the Black Student Union

January 17, 2019

The Black Student Union is a longstanding student organization at EWU dedicated to providing a sense of community for African American students. The BSU ...

The 2010 football team celebrates their 20-19 victory over No. 5 Delaware in the NCAA Division I FCS National Championship game. The 2010 team went 13-2 overall.

Looking back: The good ol’ days

January 9, 2019

 The EWU football team came up just short this past weekend, losing in the FCS National Championship game to North Dakota State. Second place in the nati...

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