The Easterner

Rowena Pineda is the current Activist-in-Residence at EWU. Pineda  was chosen because of her reputation as a community and public health activist.

Healthy activism arrives at Eastern

January 30, 2019

For the first time, the Activist-in-Residence Program has recruited an activist instead of choosing from multiple applications of candidates. The topic of act...

Jace Bylenga has been hired as EWU's Activist in Residence. Before working for EWU, Bylenga worked to stop the use of oil trains in the state of Washington | Photo courtesy of Sherri Urann

Activist brings decades of experience to EWU students

January 31, 2018

“Changing people’s minds isn’t easy,” Jace Bylenga said.  If anybody would know how to affect change it would be Bylenga, who is EWU’s newe...

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