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Opinion: Support your Eagle athletes

Opinion: Support your Eagle athletes

By Jeremy Burnham, Managing Editor

November 7, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Jeremy Burnham is the Managing Editor 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. With an exhibition win under its belt, the EWU women’s basketball team opens the regular season with a home ...

Easterner Asks: Midterm Elections

Easterner Asks: Midterm Elections

By Matt Pennell, Social Media Editor

November 7, 2018


Filed under Easterner asks, Opinion

Now... ask The Easterner! Comment below and tell us what questions YOU would like to hear The Easterner ask....

Letter to the Editor: A response to Gary Livingston on Cathy McMorris Rodgers

Letter to the Editor: A response to Gary Livingston on Cathy McMorris Rodgers

By Francisco Flores, Letter to the Editor

November 1, 2018


Filed under Letters To The Editor, Opinion

Dear Editor, I am writing to respond to Gary Livingston’s article (Opinion, Oct. 24). Gary Livingston wrote that Congresswoman Cathy McMorris Rodgers has supported cutting student grants and raising interest rates. That is not true. McMorris Rodgers has consistently voted to robustly fund Pel...

Guest Column: EWU ROTC and Vitalant host blood drive

Guest Column: EWU ROTC and Vitalant host blood drive

By Cpt. Nicholas B. Carbaugh, Guest Columnist

November 1, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Nicholas B. Carbaugh is a US Army Captain and EWU assistant professor of military science. Guest columns do not necessarily reflect the views and opinions of The Easterner, its staff members or Eastern Washington University. The EWU ROTC and Vitalant, formerly known as Inland Northwest Blood Center, ...

Easterner Asks: The PUB

Easterner Asks: The PUB

By Matt Pennell, Social Media Editor

October 31, 2018


Filed under Easterner asks, Opinion

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Opinion: Don’t randomly select, be an informed voter

Opinion: Don’t randomly select, be an informed voter

By Michael Brock, Editor in Chief

October 25, 2018


Filed under Opinion

With the Nov. 6 midterm elections less than two weeks away, time is ticking for voters to make some tough decisions. To help with this, a “voter’s pamphlet” was mailed to every Washington residence last week detailing the races and initiatives on the ballot for their area. The election guide...

Letter to the Editor: A call for educational leadership in the 5th district congressional race

Letter to the Editor: A call for educational leadership in the 5th district congressional race

By Gary Livingston, Letter to the Editor

October 24, 2018


Filed under Letters To The Editor, Opinion

Dear Editor, During my 40-year tenure in education, I worked with leaders on both sides of the aisle. As a superintendent of public schools and a chancellor of a community college system, I witnessed the positive impact of previous bipartisan policy on education. Today, I am concerned we are adrift...

Opinion: Will EWU football leave a doubt this season?

Opinion: Will EWU football leave a doubt this season?

By Taylor Newquist, Sports Editor

October 24, 2018


Filed under Football, Opinion, Sports

Taylor Newquist is the Sports Editor 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 2017 EWU football team finished the season 7-4 overall and 6-2 in Big Sky conference play, and it was held out ...

Easterner Asks: Gnats

Easterner Asks: Gnats

By Matt Pennell, Social Media Editor

October 24, 2018


Filed under Easterner asks, Opinion

Dustin Northup, Freshman The gnats [...] oh they suck. I ride a motorcycle, so I get them all over my face shield all the time. Pesticides I guess would be the easiest thing.        ...

Opinion: Prescription drug advertising needs to go

Opinion: Prescription drug advertising needs to go

By Dylan Harris, Copy Editor

October 19, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Dylan Harris is the Copy Editor 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 midterm elections are right around the corner, and political ads for local candidates and initiatives have invad...

Letter to the Editor: Supporting Jessa Lewis for 6th District senator

Letter to the Editor: Supporting Jessa Lewis for 6th District senator

By Jeremy Street, Letter to the Editor

October 18, 2018


Filed under Letters To The Editor, Opinion

Letters to the editor do not necessarily reflect the views and opinions of The Easterner, its staff members or Eastern Washington University. Dear Editor, From the first time I heard Jessa Lewis ask for support in her run for state senator in the 6th Legislative District in a talk given in Airway Heigh...

Easterner Asks: Changes to EWU?

Easterner Asks: Changes to EWU?

By Matt Pennell, Social Media Editor

October 17, 2018


Filed under Easterner asks, Opinion

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