The Easterner

Senior feature: The story of a first-generation engineer

Senior feature: The story of a first-generation engineer

June 11, 2020

Throughout his high school career, Miguel Calvillo pictured himself graduating and going right into the workforce as an electrician. In his senior year,...

Jared Mauldin in the engineering room of the CSS building.

Letter to the editor goes viral

October 23, 2015

Mechanical engineering student and EWU senior Jared Mauldin submitted a letter to the editor that was published in The Easterner on Sept. 30; within a...

Letter to the Editor: STEM

By Jared Mauldin, Contributing Writer

October 5, 2015

To the women in my engineering classes: While it is my intention in every other interaction I share with you to treat you as my peer, let me deviate from that to say that you and I are in fact unequal. Sure, we are in the same school program, and you are quite possibly getting the same GPA as I, but does that make us equal? I did not, for example, grow up in a world...

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