News

Developmental dog classes begin for summer

Jehad Abbed, News Editor

Monday marks the beginning of puppy and dog training...  Read More »

May 28, 2015 • 0 comments

Child recovering after being struck by vehicle

Staff Report

A 9-year-old girl riding a bicycle was struck by a car at about 3 p.m. Sunday on University Drive and was transported to Carle Foundation Hospital in stable condition, according to a Charleston Police Department press...  Read More »

May 27, 2015 • 0 comments

State bill proposes sexual assault policies for universities

Stephanie Markham, Editor-in-Chief

Illinois legislators are considering a bill that would require universities to deal with sexual assault cases by adopting a “comprehensive policy” consistent with existing state and federal law. ...  Read More »

May 26, 2015 • 0 comments

Hendrickson named interim dean of Graduate School 

Stephanie Markham, Editor-in-Chief

Political science professor Ryan Hendrickson will start in July as the interim dean of the Graduate School. Hendrickson is taking over for current dean Robert Augustine, who is set to leave Eastern for a position...  Read More »

May 25, 2015 • 0 comments

Former player surprised by Schmitz’s dismissal

May 25, 2015

Recently fired Eastern baseball coach Jim Schmitz knew of his dim future with the Panthers since last summer, but his players say it did not affect the way he coached the...  Read More »

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Sports

O’Dell leaves mark during final season

Sean Hastings, Staff Reporter

Senior shortstop Bailey O’Dell had an incredible final year as a Panther and has been named “Female Athlete of the Year” by The Daily Eastern News staff. Coming into...  Read More »

May 4, 2015 • 0 comments

Bennett, softball team clinch senior-day win

May 4, 2015

The Eastern softball team recognized seniors Bailey O’Dell and Hannah Cole for everything they have done in their four years...  Read More »

Baseball drop 2-of-3 against Morehead State

May 4, 2015

After losing to Morehead State, 15-2, Friday, the Eastern baseball team came back and defeat- ed the Eagles, 11-9, Saturday to...  Read More »

Coach of the Year: Jay Spoonhour

May 3, 2015

The Daily Eastern News staff has chosen Eastern men’s basketball coach Jay Spoonhour as the 2014-2015 Coach of the...  Read More »

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Opinions

Books are still relevant even in today’s society

When was the last time you picked up a book, and actually read it for fun? Honestly, I can’t really recall the last time I really remember meeting anyone...  Read More »

Surviving the war in college

Like many, I would assume at least, when graduating from high school, college was only one of the many alternative avenues I could have taken in life....  Read More »

Rauner proposal stirs democracy in action

It was a Tuesday evening when The Daily Eastern News encountered Charleston’s passionate community members who proudly paraded their opposing...  Read More »

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The Verge

“I CAN’T EVEN”

Jehad Abbed, Rose Sacco, Victoria Adams, and Katie Smith

Katie Smith (Editor-in-Chief), Victoria Adams (copy editor), Jehad Abbed (assistant sports editor) and Rosie Sacco (copy editor) break down...  Read More »

May 1, 2015 • 4 comments

Somebody, please check the mic and the ones and twos

May 1, 2015

Review: ‘Age of Adaline’ falls short of epic romance

May 1, 2015

The power of your own attitude

May 1, 2015

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