News

Council reviews 2015 budget, scholarship initiative

Debby Hernandez, Administration Editor

The budget for the university is expected to decline for fiscal year 2015, with a loss of $4.36 million from this year’s budget. Based on the adopted budget, after the estimated deficit...  Read More »

December 14, 2014 • 0 comments

Resources available for finals weeks

Allison Henrichs and Allison Henrichs

Students who feel like the stress of finals week is bringing them down can take advantage of the on-campus resources like the Counseling Center and the Student Success Center. The Counseling...  Read More »

December 14, 2014 • 0 comments

Only national student exchange within state at Eastern

Roberto Hodge, Multicultural Editor

The only National Student Exchange program within Illinois has made its office on the second floor of the Honors College on Eastern’s campus for seven years. Tom Spencer, Eastern’s national student exchange program...  Read More »

December 11, 2014 • 0 comments

CUPB to review new scholarships

Stephanie Markham, News Editor

The Council on University Planning and Budget will explore the idea of cash in/cash out fundraising scholarships during its meeting at 2:30 p.m. Friday in the 1895 Room of the Martin Luther King Jr. University Union. Reviewing...  Read More »

December 11, 2014 • 1 comment

Finals Feast to help “Crush Your Finals”

December 11, 2014

Right before students take their finals, Housing and Dining is having a special “Final’s Feast” from 9 to 11 p.m. Sunday in Thomas Hall. Final’s Feast is usually held...  Read More »

Adviser award nominations to close

December 11, 2014

Nominations for the Academic Adviser Award will close on Monday. The award will be given to a faculty or professional adviser who shows evidence of mentoring, guidance, counseling...  Read More »

CAA approves new courses and revisions

December 11, 2014

The Council on Academic Affairs approved new and revised courses in sociology and anthropology, history, family and consumer sciences, music and business. The sociology major...  Read More »

Family band blends bluegrass, Christmas music

December 10, 2014

The DePue Brothers brought bluegrass music to Eastern with its “Magical Grassical Christmas” performance Tuesday night in the Dvorak Concert Hall. The...  Read More »

Housing and Dining rates to be determined, renovations continue

December 10, 2014

Housing and Dining Services is working on finalizing the possible 2 percent increase on room and board rates for the next academic year, while making plans to finish...  Read More »

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Sports

Front court powers Panthers to victory over Cleveland State

Blake Nash, Staff Reporter

The Eastern men’s basketball team closed out their 2014 portion of this season with a 67-65 victory over Cleveland State on Tuesday afternoon at Cleveland. This was the...  Read More »

December 24, 2014 • 0 comments

Panthers fall short against Lehigh

December 21, 2014

The Eastern women’s basketball team lost its fifth-straight game on Sunday afternoon in Tempe, Ariz., against Lehigh 72-69. With...  Read More »

Panthers defeat Indiana State for second-straight victory

December 20, 2014

The Eastern men's basketball team won its second-straight game on Saturday over Indiana State 60-56 at the Hulman Center in Terre...  Read More »

Panthers lose to Northwestern in Arizona State Classic

December 20, 2014

The Eastern women's basketball team never led in a 92-44 loss to Northwestern on Saturday afternoon in Tempe, Ariz. in the Arizona...  Read More »

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Opinions

Column: Getting involved makes all the difference

This is the last column I will ever write for The Daily Eastern News, and even as I type out these words, it seems...  Read More »

Staff Editorial: ‘Do not go gentle into that good night’: Finals Edition

Winter Break is now a tantalizing eight days off the horizon, which means the army of baggy-eyed, dejected college students...  Read More »

Column: This is the headline to my last column ever

I am a victim. A victim of a crippling disease that manifests the soul and morphs...  Read More »

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The verge

Review: ‘Birdman’ flies high as smart satire

Bob Galuski, Editor-in-Chief

Fair warning to anybody with misconceptions about what exactly is “Birdman: Or, the Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance”: 1. The film is not a sequel to “Batman,” or...  Read More »

November 13, 2014 • 1 comment

Bunch of Hunks to play ‘Free Music Friday’

November 13, 2014

Students to ‘geek out’ for ‘#GeekPride’

November 13, 2014

Students from Doudna’s Costume Shop create fashion for ‘Carnival’

November 13, 2014

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Multimedia

‘Movement’ continues with ‘die-in demonstration’ across campus

Continuous shouts of “Black lives matter,” “I can’t breath” and “Hands up, don’t shoot” echoed off the residence halls as about 150 students,...  Read More »

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