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Cause a commotion at condom mania

Cause a commotion at condom mania

February 18, 2020

Despite the quirky name, Condom*Mania focuses on much more than just condoms. Happening on Feb. 19 at 6 p.m., Condom*Mania has something for everyone. The...

SAFE may change university response to sexual assault

By Kalli Wolf, Staff Writer

December 6, 2015

The Safe Campus Act of 2015 (SAFE) is a federal bill put forth to address sexual violence on college campuses and was introduced July 29, 2015 by representatives Matt Salmon of Arizona, Pete Sessions of Texas and Kay Granger of Texas. According to the bill, the purpose is “To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to protect victims of sexual violence, to improve the adjudication...

Timely warnings criticized

By Jaclyn Archer, News Editor

October 9, 2015

When an assault is reported on campus, like what happened on Sept. 16, Sept. 21 and Oct. 2 of this school year, there is a process of notification and investigation which often ripples across the campus in the form of a timely warning sent out via email to all Eastern students. Since mid-September, six timely warnings, public safety advisories and follow-ups have been issued...

EWU Condomania presents safe sexual health activities

By Nathan Peters, Managing Editor

February 21, 2015

As Eastern wrapped up its annual sexual health awareness week, Condomania proved to be a hit once again. The yearly, three-hour event focused on activities that promote and educate safe, sober and consensual sex. The event was held in The Roost lobby where tables with activities were spread out in a wide circle. There were additional tables downstairs where attendees could...

Colleges should pick up the slack in sex education

By Jaclyn Archer, Eagle Life Editor

February 16, 2015

Given the varied values and taboos surrounding sexuality in the U.S., it can be extremely difficult for educators to teach sex education to a diverse group of other people’s minor-aged children. The result of the sex-ed controversy in the U.S. is that adults are starting college with an inadequate understanding of sexuality, gender and relationships. Ironically, controversy...

Please stop talking about cake

Please stop talking about cake

January 17, 2014

  Two years ago, I had a vivid conversation with a young man that spanned the course of five hours. Two glasses of wine and a glass of sake later...


Finding a Method for Your Madness

May 21, 2013

    The effectiveness of your contraception could be affected by what you choose to drink with breakfast. Start the Discussion Let’s be honest: In...

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