The Easterner

Looking Back: Rev. Jesse Jackson redefines identity

Looking Back: Rev. Jesse Jackson redefines identity

February 21, 2019

This story was originally published in The Easterner in Vol. 19, No. 25 in 1969 and has not yet been changed except for AP style. The Reverend Jesse J...

Government shutdown ends; President Trump declares national emergency

Government shutdown ends; President Trump declares national emergency

February 21, 2019

On Jan. 25, 2019, the government shutdown came to an end. President Trump signed a stopgap bill that would reopen the government for a three-week perio...

Early look at the 2020 presidential candidates

Early look at the 2020 presidential candidates

February 21, 2019

The 2020 presidential race has already begun, with several prominent Democrats and at least one Republican already throwing their names into the rin...

BSU and Africana Studies Reclaiming Black Excellence

BSU and Africana Studies Reclaiming Black Excellence

February 21, 2019

Black History Month involves more than just highlighting historical events and learning about slavery and the civil rights movement. It highlights histori...

EWU alum presents: The Totem

EWU alum presents: The Totem

February 21, 2019

EWU alumnus Edmond Bruneau presents 126 new poems and one short spiritual story in his third and newest poetry book: "The Totem." Bruneau will host a ...

Eagles stunned by Vandals in controversial finish

Eagles stunned by Vandals in controversial finish

February 18, 2019

Freshman guard Grace Kirscher scored 19 points and a clutch layup, while senior guard Kapri Morrow added 17 points and 11 rebounds. That wasn’t enou...

Inslee declares state of emergency over measles outbreak

Inslee declares state of emergency over measles outbreak

February 15, 2019

Washington state Governor Jay Inslee declared a state of emergency on Jan. 28 due to the major increase of measles cases in a matter of a few weeks. ...

ASEWU President heads to Olympia to address student hunger

ASEWU President heads to Olympia to address student hunger

February 15, 2019

When walking across campus between classes, students are likely to unknowingly pass many fellow students who don’t always know if their food will last un...

Human decomposition bill being considered in Washington

Human decomposition bill being considered in Washington

February 15, 2019

At the end of life, many people end up in a casket or in an urn, but Washington state residents may soon have the option to become one with nature. ...

Active shooter at CWU a false alarm

Active shooter at CWU a false alarm

February 15, 2019

On Wednesday, Feb. 6, reports of an active shooter at Central Washington University caused the school to be locked down and partially evacuated. The si...

Music Department starts Coffee Club

Music Department starts Coffee Club

February 15, 2019

There’s only 10 minutes until your next class, but the winter chill and lack of sleep combo have you jonesing for your next cup of coffee. There’s o...

PE classes are seeing lower enrollments

PE classes are seeing lower enrollments

February 14, 2019

Bet you didn't know EWU offers a quarterly scuba diving class. No matter the level of experience, taking this course will give you a lifelong certi...

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