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Editors’ Picks: Girlboss

Editors’ Picks: Girlboss

April 27, 2017

Spitfire entrepreneur and Nasty Gal founder Sophia Amoruso receives the ultimate immortalization in the Netflix biopic, GirlBoss, which retells her jou...

Editors’ Picks: Hell On Wheels

Editors’ Picks: Hell On Wheels

April 27, 2017

Hell on Wheels is a TV series that is based off the character of a former Confederate soldier named Cullen Bohannon. Fueled by revenge over the death of hi...

Editors’ Picks: Peak Blinders

Editors’ Picks: Peak Blinders

April 27, 2017

Hell on Wheels is a TV series that is based off the character of a former Confederate soldier named Cullen Bohannon. Fueled by revenge over the death of his...

Editors’ Pick: Roger Federer

Editors’ Pick: Roger Federer

April 20, 2017

The GOAT of men’s tennis just doesn’t stop. At age 35, Roger Federer has found a new wind in 2017, starting the season 19-1 and winning three titles t...

Editors’ Pick: Toradora

Editors’ Pick: Toradora

April 20, 2017

My husband and I watched the entire season of Toradora, a Japanese anime based on a light novel of the same name, in approximately two sittings. Despite initial r...

Editors’ Pick: Silicon Valley

Editors’ Pick: Silicon Valley

April 20, 2017

Google. Facebook. YouTube. Twitter. Skype. You know the companies and where they’re located -- Silicon Valley. HBO takes on the idea of those tech giant...

End the Lollygagging and Make EWU a Tobacco-Free Campus

End the Lollygagging and Make EWU a Tobacco-Free Campus

April 20, 2017

Tobacco use is a choice of consumerism and consumption. Much akin to deciding to drink soda or to eat fast food, albeit a more addicting one. The probl...

Our Silence is Your Silence

Our Silence is Your Silence

April 13, 2017

Surrounding this last presidential election and the months following, there was a large amount of political activism occurring, both nationally and on EWU’s ...

Editor’s Pick – Android Netrunner

Editor’s Pick – Android Netrunner

March 2, 2017

Android Netrunner is set in a dystopian future where everything is controlled by huge corporations, everything except the Runners. Runners are hackers th...

Editor’s Pick – Durkin’s Liquor Bar

Editor’s Pick – Durkin’s Liquor Bar

March 2, 2017

Are you bored with the same old college bars? Well then, perhaps the speakeasy Durkin’s Liquor Bar is the place for you. Located at 415 W Main Ave. in...

Editors Pick: Issue 15

February 23, 2017

Filed under Editor's Picks, Editor's Picks, Opinion

The Rings - Movie Kristi Lucchetta Samara Morgan is back in the new horror film, “Rings.” This is the third film in The Ring, originally released in 2002, that takes place thirteen years prior. The plot is the same as the original two movies, just includes modern technology, where someone watches a video and that person has exactly seven days to show someone else...

Editor’s Note:

By Eric Long, Editor-in-Chief

December 4, 2015

Filed under Editorial

It has been a very trying quarter for The Easterner. With the switch to a new design, a staff that grew from less than 10 to 35 and some behind-the-scenes changes, we finally made it to issue 10. Honestly, I don’t know how we made it, but we did. That may sound pretty negative, but I do not think people understand what it takes to create a newspaper every week. It’s tough...

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