The Easterner

A farewell from the Editor-in-Chief: Goodbye, readers, and thanks

By Nicole Ruse, Editor-in-Chief

June 8, 2015

Dear readers of The Easterner,   Firstly, I want to thank you for your readership and thoughtfulness as our newspaper started anew this year with a new staff and editor. This school year has been hectic, to say the least. Through the ups and downs at The Easterner, the whole team persevered in unimaginable ways, and we have all gotten so close. I am so proud of...

Easterner’s new EIC strives forward

By Eric Long, Chief Copy Editor

June 7, 2015

Hello, Eastern. I am the new editor-in-chief of The Easterner. First, I would like to say that it has been an insane year at The Easterner. We have had many ups and downs but we made it to the last issue, the one you are reading today. As chief copy editor I have seen and read every article that has been printed in the paper, from the light-hearted ones to the controversial...

Harvey leaving EWU for the 2015 NBA draft

Harvey leaving EWU for the 2015 NBA draft

April 8, 2015

The nation’s leading scorer has taken his last shot at Reese Court. EWU junior guard Tyler Harvey announced April 1  he would be forgoing his senior...

Men’s basketball success beams bright future for program

Men’s basketball success beams bright future for program

April 8, 2015

Harvey set lofty expectations for the 2014-2015 EWU men’s basketball team back in October, and it was with good reason. “Win the Big Sky and go...

Welcome Home: How EWU altered my concept of ‘home’

By Nicole Ruse, Editor-in-Chief

September 24, 2014

When I first came to Eastern Washington University, without a clue about what I wanted to pursue, I remembered something my adviser in high school told me: No matter what university you get accepted into and attend, the only things that matter are what you make of it and what the university represents to you. At that moment, I didn’t truly understand what my adviser meant....

KnowMads and the Good Husbands bring rhythm and good vibes to students

KnowMads and the Good Husbands bring rhythm and good vibes to students

February 6, 2013

The sounds of rap music, claps and cheers echoed from the PUB MPR. Eagle Entertainment presented hip-hop groups the KnowMads and The Good Husbands, who performed on campus, Feb....

Everyone wants to know Beau

Everyone wants to know Beau

December 5, 2012

Football coach remains humble despite program's success Walking past a young reporter and one of his assistant coaches, Eagles head football coach Beau ...

The Trojan War: What is it good for?

The Trojan War: What is it good for?

October 17, 2012

  Classics: No other word inspires such fear in the undergraduate mind. For those who have had to sit through honors English and mythology classes,...

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