The Easterner

Rachel Dolezal, an EWU Professor, sits on a couch at her home in front of an original painting she created. Dolezal obtained her master's in fine arts at Howard University.

A Life to be Heard

February 5, 2015

When I first walked up to Rachel Doležal’s bright red front door that stood out from the light beige home on South Hill, I felt nervous to have taken...

Africana Studies responds to Ferguson Opinion Article

By Director Dr. Scott Finnie, EWU Africana Studies Program

November 10, 2014

On behalf of the Africana Education Program, I am writing to express the deep concern and distress I share with my esteemed faculty and students regarding the “Protests in Missouri unfair to local businesses,” piece written by Tanner Streicher in the Oct. 15 campus newspaper. The printing of this piece and subsequent campus-wide distribution of it does nothing to contribute...

Professor interprets racial differences

Professor interprets racial differences

February 26, 2014

    Editors note: this article contains a racial slur that may offend readers. Rachel Dolezal has been a professor at Eastern since 2007. ...

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