News

Parade, game to cap off Homecoming

Parade, game to cap off Homecoming

Jarad Jarmon, Associate News Editor

Even with the Homecoming coronation and Family Fun Night over and done with for this year, the university will still be busy throughout the weekend with spirit and athletic events pressed back...  Read More »

October 23, 2014 • 0 comments

Students share thoughts on school spirit

Samantha Middendorf, Entertainment Editor

Homecoming is often referred to as a big event in a person’s college career.  This year’s Homecoming events began Monday and will continue through...  Read More »

October 23, 2014 • 0 comments

Annual race to kick off weekend

Sharita Harris, Staff Reporter

The 15th annual 2.5K Homecoming Race will be at 9 a.m. Saturday beginning at the corner of 7th Street and Lincoln Ave. Run, walk and wheelchair participants of all ages will make their way north on 7th Street to the Charleston...  Read More »

October 23, 2014 • 0 comments

“Fright Night” concert to bring potential scares, suprises

Samantha Middendorf, Entertainment Editor

Once a year, the Eastern Symphony Orchestra chooses to get in the Halloween spirit and present their Fright Night concert. Fright Night will take place at 6 p.m. Sunday in the Dvorak Concert Hall in the Doudna Fine Arts...  Read More »

October 23, 2014 • 0 comments

Queens come ‘dressed to kill’

October 23, 2014

Queens will be sashaying in glamorous gowns and larger-than-life wigs with egos to fit for the 11th annual Diva Drag show at 7:30 p.m. Monday in the Grand Ballroom of the Martin...  Read More »

Class of ’64 coming home

October 23, 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...  Read More »

CAA reduces transfer hour requirements

October 23, 2014

The Council on Academic Affairs voted to lower the number of hours transfer students need to complete at Eastern to earn their bachelor’s degree. Previously, transfer students...  Read More »

Homecoming events welcome alumni back

October 23, 2014

Sixty-eight Eastern graduates from the class of ’64 will return to old stomping grounds Friday when they return to campus for Homecoming and their...  Read More »

SIU professor to speak on Eastern’s inclusivity status

October 22, 2014

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

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Sports

Panthers hope to play spoiler in final week

Dominic Renzetti, Assistant Sports Editor

The Eastern women’s soccer team heads to Kentucky this weekend for its final two matches of the 2014 season. The Panthers take on Eastern...  Read More »

October 23, 2014 • 0 comments

Women’s golf wraps up season

October 23, 2014

The Eastern women’s golf team will be wrapping up its fall season at the Braun Intercollegiate...  Read More »

Panthers to take on conference rival

October 23, 2014

The Eastern men’s soccer is in a must-win situation against conference foe IPFW at 1 p.m. Sunday at Lakeside Field. ...  Read More »

Oroszova ready to lead young team

October 23, 2014

The Eastern women’s basketball team is about three weeks away from starting its season. ...  Read More »

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Opinions

Staff Editorial: Be a good representative of Eastern this weekend

While venturing through archived issues of The Daily Eastern News for Homecoming-related content, members of our...  Read More »

Column: With Homecoming comes optimism for the future

With the 2014 Homecoming Weekend upon us, it dawns on me that this will be the last time I celebrate Homecoming as a student....  Read More »

Column: Make this Homecoming a memorable weekend

Remember Homecoming in high school? Chances are, no. ...  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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