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The Easterner

Editors Picks Issue 12

February 2, 2017

Filed under Editor's Picks, Opinion

Ian Bouchard Movie: Silence “Silence” is a historical drama released in theaters Dec. 23, 2016. The movie takes place in the Edo period of Japanese history when the government decreed a complete ban of Christianity. Two missionaries are sent on a journey to find their mentor who has gone missing. As they travel through the countryside they must remain hidden, feari...

AUAP students bring Japan to EWU

AUAP students bring Japan to EWU

December 8, 2015

On Nov. 23 the Asia University America Program (AUAP) celebrated culture night in Streeter Hall. “The purpose of culture night is to expose EWU students...

Dual-degree international student achieves goals

Dual-degree international student achieves goals

May 14, 2014

By Rebekah Frank   Finishing one degree at the International University of Japan and one at Eastern, EWU senior Atsuka Wakasugi is excited to be graduating in fall 2014...

Kimono creates historical style

Kimono creates historical style

April 24, 2013

By Haley Lewis staff writer haleybug818@msn.com With Japan Week underway and continuing through the end of the month, EWU students who participate may have noticed several people wearing kimonos. Accord...

Japanese community to share culture

Japanese community to share culture

April 18, 2013

By Kate Daniel staff writer katedaniel89@gmail.com The 21st annual Japan Week will take place in Spokane, April 19 to 28. The event, coordinated by volunteers including EWU alumna Marga Snipes, is an opportunity for members of the Ja...

Program Prepares Exchange Students for Future

Program Prepares Exchange Students for Future

November 8, 2012

Courses hone in on business skills and life The Asia University America Program is not a normal study abroad program. Instead, it is a rigorous, foc...

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