The student news site of Eastern Illinois University in Charleston, Illinois.


Study abroad fair sheds knowledge

Alex Seidler, Staff Reporter

Professors wait, ready to captivate students with their pitch at the Study Abroad Fair in the University Ballroom in the Martin Luther King Jr. University Union Thursday. Each professor sitting at their table had laid...  Read More »

November 19, 2015 • 0 comments

CAA approves new history, rural studies classes

Cassie Buchman, Administration Editor

The Council on Academic Affairs approved new history and rural studies classes at their meeting Thursday. The new classes are HIS 4922, Doing Media History; HIS 3160, Ancient Iran; RUR 3960 A, B, D, E: Special Topics...  Read More »

November 19, 2015 • 0 comments

Blanket drive aims to keep community warm

T'Nerra Butler, Multicultural Editor

As the winter approaches, the student community service office has been collecting blankets for families in need. Kicking off the blanket drive was “Jumpstart,” a program for incoming freshman during prowl. The freshmen...  Read More »

November 19, 2015 • 0 comments

Housing over break an option

Mackenzie Freund, City Editor

Break housing has been a tradition at Eastern for a long period of time, though break housing was recently increased to fours residence halls instead of three. Mark Hudson, director of housing and dining, said Lincoln,...  Read More »

November 19, 2015 • 0 comments

Broken windows at U-Court hint at theft

November 19, 2015

Police were called to University Court Thursday evening after receiving a call of rocks being thrown around the outside of the Giffin building. Adam Due, chief public safety...  Read More »

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Women’s basketball falls to Northern Illinois

Elias Albert, Staff Reporter

Eastern women’s basketball dropped their fourth-straight game after falling to Northern Illinois by a final score of 79-63. With the loss, Eastern is now 1-4 on the season...  Read More »

November 25, 2015 • 0 comments

Eastern swim teams have strong House of Champs meet

November 24, 2015

The Eastern men’s and women’s swim teams competed in the House of Champions meet over the weekend at Indiana-Purdue University...  Read More »

Football team tops Colonels 21-7, inch toward playoffs

November 22, 2015

The Eastern football team won its final regular season game Saturday, defeating Eastern Kentucky 21-7, to finish the season in...  Read More »

Leathernecks shooting downs Eastern in second half

November 22, 2015

The second half between Eastern and Western Illinois men’s basketball on Saturday determined the outcome of the game, which...  Read More »

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Turkey shortage will not impact campus dining

A national turkey shortage has affected 21 states because of the avian flu, which caused turkey prices to increase and the food item to be scarce on the...  Read More »

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Column: Desensitization is negatively affecting us

With so many horrible things going on in the world it is easy to lose perspective on how horrible they actually are. Desensitization has made it so...  Read More »

Editorial: Faculty Senate should provide context

After sending out a referendum for faculty to evaluate the performance of Blair Lord, the vice president for academic affairs, the Faculty Senate put forward...  Read More »

Letter: Glassman displays leadership

I would like to commend your reporter for the article in yesterday’s DEN, which attempted to convey the complexity of the discussion in Faculty Senate...  Read More »

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The Verge

Unity Gospel Ministry host “Live, Think, Be Intentional” performance

Abbey Whittington, Staff Reporter

This Sunday evening at the Wesley United Methodist Church, the Unity Gospel Ministry will be holding an event called, "Live, Think, Be Intentional ". The night will consist...  Read More »

November 12, 2015 • 0 comments

Instructors, students serve our country, attend class

November 12, 2015

ClusterPluck debuts untraditional Bluegrass sounds

November 12, 2015

First fall bazaar to take place Saturday

November 12, 2015

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