The Easterner

The 'Hispanic' blanket term is not that warm

The ‘Hispanic’ blanket term is not that warm

October 10, 2014

  A brown, wooden bat swung blindly hits its mark. A paper-mache donkey bursts open, spilling its delicious, colorful contents to the ground. All...

Chicano Education Program students at the campus mall.

Eastern awarded competitive CAMP grant by US Department of Education

September 6, 2014

For the third time since 2002, Eastern was awarded a $2.125 million federal grant from the U.S. Department of Education on June 23 that supports freshmen...

The Latino community in Washington state, as well as at Eastern Washington University, plays a diverse role in politics, education and society.

Dream Act offers answers for undocumented students

April 24, 2014

With the recent passing of the Development, Relief and Education for Alien Minors Act, a special group within the community is being recognized: undocumented...

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