The Daily Eastern News

Progress flag raised in ceremony Friday

October 18, 2020

On Friday, Oct. 13 at 3:30 p.m., as a part of the "We Are EIU" flagpole initiative, a Progress flag was hung in the South Quad to commemorate and celebrate LGBT students on campus.  It...

View All

Panthers hold another fall scrimmage

October 20, 2020

The Eastern football team participated in another scrimmage Saturday as part of their fall practices in a traditional spring model. Head coach Adam Cushing...

Eastern gearing up for start of season

October 18, 2020

The Eastern men's basketball team joined the women's team in beginning a full slate of practices last week as the Nov. 25 start of the season nears. Both...

View All

Editorial: Families need to be reunited immediately

October 21, 2020

A story from NBC News Tuesday found that lawyers appointed by a federal judge have been unable to track down the families of 545 children...

Column: Concept of Halloween parties ruined by COVID

October 20, 2020

Anybody who knows me personally knows that I love Halloween. I love eating whole bags of bite-sized candy, decorating my room in Halloween-themed...

Editorial: No excuses to not understand how Zoom calls work

October 20, 2020

Jeffrey Toobin, a CNN legal analyst and reporter for The New Yorker, was suspended by The New Yorker and took a leave of absence from CNN...

View All
FEATURE PHOTO: Homework in the Union

Femi Usikalu, Photographer
October 13, 2020

Beyoncé Williams, a sophomore early childhood education major, studies at the Martin Luther King Jr. University Union. “[I want to] get my degree and move out of the country," Williams said.

Continue Reading
FEATURE PHOTO: Disinfecting the Union

Karina Delgado, Photo Editor
October 8, 2020

Joshua Hunt, a building service worker, and Jacob Williams, a computer and information technology senior, wait for the elevator to go down to the basement in the Martin Luther King Jr. University Union. Hunt and Williams disinfect the Union five days a week.

Continue Reading
FEATURE PHOTO: Teetering in the quad

Zach Berger, Assistant Photo Editor
October 8, 2020

Grace Vojslavek (left), a junior special education major, and Meredith Helm (right), a freshman chemistry major, jump in the South Quad for their sorority’s philanthropy, Teeter-Totter-A-Thon. Alpha Gamma Delta sisters take turns on the teeter totter for 24 hours over two days to raise money to fight hunger in the local community. The fundraiser helps support places like the food pantry at the Newman...

Continue Reading
View All
The student news site of Eastern Illinois University in Charleston, Illinois.
The student news site of Eastern Illinois University in Charleston, Illinois.