News

SIU professor to speak on Eastern’s inclusivity status

SIU professor to speak on Eastern’s inclusivity status

Roberto Hodge , Multicultural Editor

A Southern Illinois University professor will be returning to Eastern Monday to review her findings from students’ personal concerns dealing with sexism, racism and other issues affecting marginalized groups...  Read More »

October 22, 2014 • 0 comments

Senate passes bill to map campus safety

Luis Martinez , Staff Reporter

Student Senate unanimously passed two new bills Wednesday, the Safety Walk Outreach Table bill and the Budgeting Event bill. Senator Danielle Burden presented the Safety Walk bill, which will...  Read More »

October 22, 2014 • 0 comments

Student body president takes on issues, sets example

Student body president takes on issues, sets example

Roberto Hodge , Multicultural Editor

Eastern was not the only school gunning for him. Playing soccer most of his life afforded him extra grants; however, he didn’t think his potential and skills were being recognized, so he transferred to Eastern...  Read More »

October 22, 2014 • 0 comments

A day in the life of a homecoming committee member

Cassue Buchman , Staff Reporter

Homecoming Week is hectic for many students, but maybe even more so for the students working on the Homecoming committee Shona Coleman, a sophomore history major who works on the committee,...  Read More »

October 22, 2014 • 0 comments

CPD detective retired after 30 years

October 22, 2014

After working 90 cases a year, from homicide cases to armed robbery, a Charleston Police Department officer chose to move on to new aspects of criminal justice. ...  Read More »

Alumni to be welcomed for homecoming

October 22, 2014

Every year during Homecoming Week, Eastern invites alumni to visit the campus for its 50th year anniversary. This year the class of 1964 will be visiting the campus...  Read More »

Homecoming win marks 3rd for BSU

October 21, 2014

For three straight years, members of Black Student Union have won a spot on the Homecoming Court. Brandal...  Read More »

Pep rally will have students ‘Yell Like Hell’

October 21, 2014

“Yell like Hell,” one of the largest and most attended Homecoming events, will consist of students cheering and screaming into the night starting...  Read More »

Biennial winners will be announced on Sunday

October 21, 2014

The Tarble Fine Arts Center will present the winners of their 20th Biennial Drawing and Watercolor exhibition at a public reception Sunday. The...  Read More »

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Sports

Tigers enter Homecoming with daunting defense

Aldo Soto , Sports Editor

At 4-4 overall, a three-game losing streak in the Ohio Valley Conference, Tennessee State enters O’Brien Field tied with Murray State for the worst conference...  Read More »

October 22, 2014 • 0 comments

Eastern, ISU clash in Danville

October 22, 2014

The Eastern hockey club takes on yet another in-state rival this weekend, but this time it will have just one game...  Read More »

Rematches bring change for Panther volleyball

October 22, 2014

Change is in the air for the Eastern volleyball team this weekend as it travels to Austin Peay on Friday and Murray...  Read More »

Men’s soccer season winding down

October 22, 2014

The Eastern men’s soccer team is 2-10-1 and needs to win its next two conference games against Fort Wayne and...  Read More »

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Opinions

We need better, healthier eating options

Everyone has high ambitions when deciding what food they might eat that day. But...  Read More »

Mental illness should not be taken lightly

I will be the first to admit to lightly joking around with my friends about mental illnesses in the past. ...  Read More »

Staff Editorial: Proposed law gives stronger voice to victims

Every election period brings out a new amendment to the constitution, with this election being no exception. Proposed on the ballot Nov....  Read More »

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The verge

Friends end Midwest summer tour at JAC

Friends end Midwest summer tour at JAC

Megan Ivey, Verge Editor

Facing Winter vocalist Justin Birchard and solo artist Chris Darby will make Jackson Avenue Coffee their finish-line performance of their summer tour 7 p.m. Saturday. Birchard...  Read More »

September 5, 2014 • 0 comments

Small Time Napoleon to debut Doudna season

September 5, 2014

‘Captain America’: Marvel’s most complex film to date

September 5, 2014

Chicago Improv heads to Charleston

September 5, 2014

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