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Faculty Senate staffs committee, discusses impasse

Faculty Senate staffs committee, discusses impasse

Brooke Schwartz, Administration Reporter

The Faculty Senate met on Tuesday to staff a committee that will review vitalization project Workgroups no. 8 and 9. The committee to review Workgroups no. 8 and 9 from the previous year’s vitalization program was officially staffed by members of the senate who voted with a ballot during the meeting. The...

October 17, 2017No Comments

Talk to raise awareness about organ donation

Jada Huddlestun, Contributing Writer

Many people say they would do anything for their friend, but how far would they really go to help them? Eastern alumnus Doug Overmyer decided that he was willing to give anything to help save his friend’s life. Wednesday marks the six-month anniversary of when Overmyer donated his kidney to his...

October 17, 2017No Comments

Students’ past works to be displayed in art show

AJ Fournier, Campus Reporter

The work of students who created art over the summer or previous years will be on display Wednesday at the Doudna Fine Arts Center. Abby Perkins, sophomore art education major and show coordinator, said the event is a welcome-back-to-school show for students to show off their work. “It is to...

October 17, 2017No Comments

English Club to host ‘Haunted Coleman Hall’

Travis Moody, Contributing Writer

English Club aims to scare Eastern students, let them participate in various activities and get them in the Halloween spirit. “Haunted Coleman Hall” will be hosted for its second year from 7 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday on the third floor of Coleman Hall. English Club adviser Angela Vietto will be...

October 17, 2017No Comments

Center for Gender and Sexual Diversity welcomes students to make bracelets at its new location

October 17, 2017

A new, larger space for the Center for Gender and Sexual Diversity is now available, giving the Center a chance to host more activities including a bracelet-making session as part...

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Sports

Men and women’s golf teams in action

JJ Bullock and Vince Lovergine, Sport Reporters

Both the men and women’s Eastern golf teams were in action Monday and Tuesday ,playing in their third meets of the season. The men’s go...

October 17, 2017No Comments

Eastern succeeds at ITA regionals

October 17, 2017

With the Midwestern ITA regionals at the University of Michigan wrapping up, Eastern’s women’s tennis team is back in Charleston, but not without le...

Eastern falls in overtime 2-1to Belmont

October 17, 2017

In a span of just two minutes, the Eastern men’s soccer team lost both its starting goalkeeper and one of its starting defenders to unrelated ejectio...

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Still be aware of pressing issues this Homecoming week

Staff Report

When hard times come upon us, people are often asked to step up and do more than they usually do to continue to make sure everything functions smoothly. It can be easy to ignore...

October 17, 2017No Comments

Remember this weekend

October 17, 2017

Like seeing an old friend after a long while, Homecoming is welcomed on campus with open arms. Every time I think of the fun that comes...

About emotional support animals

October 17, 2017

Recently, The Daily Eastern News published an article called “What it is like having an emotional support cat” in the Oct. 1, 2017 ...

Go ahead, celebrate but stay responsible

October 16, 2017

Homecoming Week is officially upon us and along with wearing blue to celebrate school spirit; many students are taking it upon themselves...

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