News

Trio of performers to light up Doudna

Roberto Hodge, Multicultural Editor

The Doudna Fine Arts Center will be wrapping up its Touring Event series with three musical performances at 7:30 p.m. Saturday in the Dvorak Concert Hall. The event, which is happening during Eastern’s annual Celebration,...  Read More »

April 20, 2015 • 0 comments

Faculty Senate to discuss possible president Commission

Luis Martinez, Administration Editor

The members of Faculty Senate will look at a request from the Coalition on Intercollegiate Athletics to support a resolution to create a Presidential Commission. This commission would involve the president of the United...  Read More »

April 20, 2015 • 0 comments

Eastern provides options to pay back state cuts

Luis Martinez, Administration Editor

Paul McCann, the vice president for business affairs, discussed four possible options for Eastern during the last Council on University Planning and Budget meeting. Eastern has to find ways to pay back 2.25 percent of...  Read More »

April 20, 2015 • 0 comments

Bike event to help charities

Justin Skare, Staff Reporter

Community members can participate in a morning of countryside biking to help out local charities in the ninth annual Tour de Exchange hosted by Charleston’s Exchange Club at 6:30 a.m. Saturday at Charleston High School. Harold...  Read More »

April 20, 2015 • 0 comments

State representatives, senator to address union resolution

April 20, 2015

Five state representatives and one state senator will be present at the City Council meeting Tuesday to discuss a resolution the council recently passed supporting part of Gov....  Read More »

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Sports

Gamecocks lead after round one of OVC tourney

Blake Nash, Staff Reporter

Jacksonville State currently leads the Ohio Valley Conference women’s golf tournament after Monday’s first round action. The Gamecocks shot 13-over-par as a team and...  Read More »

April 20, 2015 • 0 comments

SIU-E tops OVC softball

April 20, 2015

The Eastern softball team is currently in seventh place in the Ohio Valley Conference standings with a 9-8 record. Southern...  Read More »

Women’s tennis team season ends in OVC semifinals

April 19, 2015

The Eastern women’s tennis team season ended in the Ohio Conference Valley tournament Saturday in Nashville, Tenn.,...  Read More »

Track & Field teams set records at Illinois Twilight

April 19, 2015

The Eastern men and women’s track and field teams had three first-place finishes last weekend at the Illini Twilight...  Read More »

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Multimedia

Tuggers take titles in final round

Moments before the horn sounded off, the Lambda Chi Alpha little men’s tuggers raised their hands in the air with two fingers pressed to their palms...  Read More »

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Opinions

Being straight edge is a choice to be proud of

Living in a college environment where drug use is seen as an almost mandatory means of recreation, I get mixed reactions when I proclaim “straight edge”...  Read More »

Charleston’s ‘safety’ standing not all-encompassing

An article in Friday’s issue of The Daily Eastern News reported Eastern was named one of the safest cities in Il­linois by an online source. The...  Read More »

Giving people something to believe in

For the past several semesters I have been at Eastern, the visit of Brother Jed sparked strong opinions and de­bate. As I listened to the words of Brother...  Read More »

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The Verge

Review: “The Longest Ride” falls short of romance

Katelyn Siegert, Verge Designer

The film adaptation of Nicholas Sparks’ “The Longest Ride” is more clichéd than most of Sparks’ previous successful works like...  Read More »

April 16, 2015 • 0 comments

Review: “Bloodborne” is an unexpected favorite

April 16, 2015

BRB *crying* graduating soon

April 16, 2015

How to beat the wind with wardrobe additions

April 16, 2015

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