In Our Opinion
Eastern Washington University has been making a push for diversity since 2002. It's working. More minority groups are gaining recognition on campus.
More are interested in visiting campus (there's been an increase in tours from minority-rich cities this year). With more attention to cultural identity and unity, we hope that a more diverse population will, in time, take root both at EWU and Cheney.
Such a change would bring more perspectives, talents, and cultures to the region, hopefully enticing even more diverse populations to stay. This could...