News

Homecoming win marks 3rd for BSU

Roberto Hodge and Marcus Curtis

For three straight years, members of Black Student Union have won a spot on the Homecoming Court. Brandal Miles and Alexis Lambert were crowned Homecoming...  Read More »

October 21, 2014 • 0 comments

Pep rally will have students ‘Yell Like Hell’

Roberto Hodge, Multicultural Editor

“Yell like Hell,” one of the largest and most attended Homecoming events, will consist of students cheering and screaming into the night starting 7 p.m. Friday in McAfee gymnasium. ...  Read More »

October 21, 2014 • 0 comments

Biennial winners will be announced on Sunday

Samantha Middendorf, Entertainment Editor

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

October 21, 2014 • 0 comments

Staff member opens up on cancer experience

Bob Shaughnessy, Staff Reporter

While putting on her pajamas before bed one night, Wendy Lane made a shocking discovery. “I felt a lump,” Lane said. “From what I could feel,...  Read More »

October 21, 2014 • 0 comments

Early voting offered through October

October 21, 2014

Those intending to vote in the Nov. 4 midterm elections have the option to do so earlier than that date. Early voting booths are available from...  Read More »

Faculty Senate reviews new Open Access Policy

October 21, 2014

Faculty Senate members approved a draft of the new Open Access Policy for Eastern, which makes scholarly publications within the university publically available, Tuesday. The...  Read More »

Barbershop Quartet performs at Doudna

October 20, 2014

Eastern’s Concert Choir and a Swedish Barbershop Quartet called “The Ringmasters” performed a short concert Monday showcasing several songs they have been working on. There...  Read More »

Funeral set for Eastern student

October 20, 2014

Funeral services for an Eastern student who died in a car accident Friday have been set for 11 a.m. Thursday at the Bauer Funeral Home in Effingham, Ill. A visitation remembering...  Read More »

Hit-and-run suspect pleads not guilty

October 20, 2014

Hit-and-run suspect Jose Garcia-Cardiel pleaded not guilty on the charge of leaving the scene of an accident that resulted in death or great bodily harm during his preliminary...  Read More »

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Sports

Men’s soccer team falls to Green Bay, loses 4 straight

Men’s soccer team falls to Green Bay, loses 4 straight

Mark Shanahan, Staff Reporter

Men’s soccer lost their four straight game 2-1 to the University of Green Bay-Wisconsin yesterday afternoon.  ...  Read More »

October 21, 2014 • 0 comments

Golf ends season at Austin Peay

October 21, 2014

The Eastern golf team’s wrapped up their falls seasons on Tuesday. ...  Read More »

Oroszova named to All-OVC Preseason

October 21, 2014

Eastern senior forward Sabina Oroszova was named to the preseason All-OVC team in a poll by the...  Read More »

Alumnus recounts history of football team

October 21, 2014

For Dan Verdun, writing a book has been a goal since his undergraduate days at Eastern. ...  Read More »

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Opinions

Column: Providing birth control shouldn’t be an issue

o aren’t politically apathetic are researching and debating to decide which candidates suck significantly less than the...  Read More »

Staff Editorial: Minimum wage measure a great step for Illinois

With Election Day drawing near, one of the selections on the ballots has caused widespread debate through Illinois—minimum...  Read More »

Column: Don’t ruin Halloween with offensive costumes

Halloween is just around the corner. Halloween is one of those rare happenings where it’s fun as a kid and then you grow up and guess what? It’s still...  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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