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Christiana Harkulich teaches a class Tuesday, April 9, 2024, in the Doudua Fine Arts Center. Harkulich is a dramaturge and instructor for theater, film studies and women and gender studies.
A glimpse into Christiana Harkulich's theatrical world
Audra Gullquist, Assistant News Editor • April 10, 2024

From controlling the spotlight to building her own production company, Christiana Harkulich is a jack-of-all-trades in the theater department.  Harkulich...

From right, Shay Edmond, a senior sociology major, and Brianna Hull-Dennis, a senior political science major, watch the solar eclipse with friends Monday afternoon at the campus observatory. Edmond said the turnout made the viewing much more exciting.
Solar eclipse assembles community, builds friendships
Cam'ron Hardy, News Editor • April 9, 2024

The extraordinary solar eclipse brought out roughly 100 people to Eastern's observatory Monday. The once in a lifetime phenomenon, twice for some, drew...

The undergraduate award recipients of Tarble Art Centers Spring Exhibition Cycle Opening stand together for a picture Saturday afternoon.
Tarble Arts Center opens spring exhibitions
Chandler Smith, Reporter • April 8, 2024

The Tarble Arts Center opened this year's undergraduate and graduate exhibition Saturday to a crowd of over 200.  Over 200 works of art were submitted...

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Freshman libero/defensive specialist Masyn Navarro imitates riding a bike during a challenge call during the volleyball game against Morehead State Thursday evening at Lantz Arena.
Communication makes the difference, student athletes said
Chloe Proffitt, Sports Reporter • April 11, 2024

A student athlete is an individual who adventures into finding the perfect balance of what many say feels like two full-time jobs: school...

Christina Martinez Mundo attempts to spike the ball over the net at the beach volleyball match against Missouri Baptist University Monday afternoon in Sister City Park.
EIU beach volleyball unable to get win on senior night
Aidan Cusack, Sports Reporter • April 10, 2024

Eastern fell to Lindenwood University’s beach volleyball team in a 3-2 scrap Wednesday afternoon at Sister City Park. The town of...

Senior Aryn Henke, up for batting as she swings and misses, during the double header against Tennessee State  University Tigers.
Secret weapon on EIU softball team shows against TSU
Aidan Cusack, Sports Reporter • April 10, 2024

There is a player on Eastern’s softball team responsible for a piece of the team’s recent success in the 2024 season.  You will...

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Dan Hahn is a graduate student studying English and can be reached at 217-581-2812.
COLUMN: The spirit of Linux and the attention economy
Dan Hahn, Columnist • April 11, 2024

The New York Times article "Did One Guy Just Stop a Huge Cyberattack?" chronicles the story of Andres Freund, a 38 year-old Nebraskan software...

Jacob Hamm
COLUMN: 32-hour work weeks should be the standard
Jacob Hamm, Columnist • April 8, 2024

The idea of a 32-hour work week has gained attention recently, with many companies in Europe and the United States instituting this policy.  Senator...

EDITORIAL: Class evaluations should matter
EDITORIAL: Class evaluations should matter
Editorial Board April 4, 2024

At the end of the semester, students submit anonymous evaluations about their classes and professors with aims of helping better the class...

Christiana Harkulich teaches a class Tuesday, April 9, 2024, in the Doudua Fine Arts Center. Harkulich is a dramaturge and instructor for theater, film studies and women and gender studies.
A glimpse into Christiana Harkulich's theatrical world
Audra Gullquist, Assistant News Editor • April 10, 2024

From controlling the spotlight to building her own production company, Christiana Harkulich is a jack-of-all-trades in the theater department.  Harkulich...

Camron Hardy
COLUMN: 'Waves' floods audience with emotions
Cam'ron Hardy, News Editor • April 10, 2024

The 2019 film "Waves" utilized a wide range of emotions and colors to better further the moving narrative. The film is split into...

The undergraduate award recipients of Tarble Art Centers Spring Exhibition Cycle Opening stand together for a picture Saturday afternoon.
Tarble Arts Center opens spring exhibitions
Chandler Smith, Reporter • April 8, 2024

The Tarble Arts Center opened this year's undergraduate and graduate exhibition Saturday to a crowd of over 200.  Over 200 works of art were submitted...

Senior Addison Brown stands and waits for the double match to start against Southeast Missouri State University Redhawks, at Atkins indoor tennis center
THROUGH THE LENS: EIU women’s tennis play against SEMO
Sia Deykoontz April 11, 2024

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