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Opinion: EWU should form an esports team

Opinion: EWU should form an esports team

By Erik Rotness, A&F Editor

February 14, 2019


Filed under Opinion

Esports is the name for competitive, organized video gaming, and it’s huge. In the world of professional esports, the North American team Cloud9 tied for third place in the 2018 League of Legends World Championship. The grand final of the tournament had a peak viewership of over 205 million. For...

President Mary Cullinan: EWU is powered by people

President Mary Cullinan: EWU is powered by people

By Mary Cullinan, Guest Columnist

February 6, 2019


Filed under Opinion

Mary Cullinan is the EWU president. Guest columns do not necessarily reflect the views and opinions of The Easterner, its staff members or Eastern Washington University. In your life as a student, I’m sure you’re focused on your classes, on midterms and finals, on all the commitments of your ...

Opinion: Solving gun violence, one bandage at a time

Opinion: Solving gun violence, one bandage at a time

By Nicolas Zerbe, Reporter

January 30, 2019


Filed under Opinion

Nicolas Zerbe is a reporter for The Easterner. The opinion expressed in this article is his own and does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The Easterner's editorial board. The Alliance for Gun Responsibility, one of the driving forces behind Washington Initiative 1639, has set its sights on h...

Easterner Asks: Black Friday/Cyber Monday

Easterner Asks: Black Friday/Cyber Monday

By Matt Pennell, Social Media Editor

December 3, 2018


Filed under Easterner asks, Opinion

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Letter to the editor: EWU professor responds to Saudi funding report

Letter to the editor: EWU professor responds to Saudi funding report

By Jeffrey Corkill, Letter to the Editor

November 28, 2018


Filed under Letters To The Editor, Opinion

Jeffrey Corkill is a professor of chemistry and biochemistry at EWU. Letters to the editor do not necessarily reflect the views and opinions of The Easterner, its staff members or Eastern Washington University. Dear Editor, As a faculty member at EWU, I was appalled to read in the Spokesman-Review that EWU has a ...

Guest column: Why I get involved

Guest column: Why I get involved

By Dante Tyler, Guest Columnist

November 28, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Dante Tyler is a senior at EWU and the ASEWU president. Guest columns do not necessarily reflect the views and opinions of The Easterner, its staff members or Eastern Washington University. It is strange being a senior. Being forced to start thinking about what to do with the rest of your life. D...

Guest column: Senior shares Associated Press election night experience

Guest column: Senior shares Associated Press election night experience

By Johanna Cranford, Guest Columnist

November 14, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Johanna Cranford is a senior at EWU studying communications, public relations and art. Guest columns do not necessarily reflect the views and opinions of The Easterner, its staff members or Eastern Washington University. Every two years, the Associated Press  and EWU come together to give students the ...

Editorial: U.S. Midterm results return checks and balances to government

Editorial: U.S. Midterm results return checks and balances to government

By The Easterner, Editorial Board

November 14, 2018


Filed under Editorial, Opinion

The 2018 midterm elections are over. Who won? It depends who is asked. Both sides are certainly claiming victory. For example, on election night, President Trump tweeted, “Tremendous success tonight. Thank you to all!” Others would call this.. um… fake news? “Tomorrow will be a new...

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