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The Daily Eastern News

Cassie Buchman, Editor in Chief

January 15, 2018No Comments

Though the university has not received all the money appropriated to it by the state of Illinois for FY17 and FY18, it is still getting it at a somewhat faster pace than originally thought. “We are a bit ahead from an appropriations standpoint than where I projected we would be,” said Paul McCann, the ...

Cassie Buchman, Editor in Chief

January 15, 2018No Comments

Josh Norman, associate vice president of enrollment management, told the Council on University Planning and Budgeting current enrollment projections for the spring semester at its Friday meeting. As the numbers stand now, new freshman are up by about 36 percent from Spring 2017 to Spring 2018. New...

Andrew Paisley, Campus Reporter

January 11, 2018No Comments

Students will have the opportunity to give back to the community during the Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service on Monday. The MLK Jr. Day of Service is a set of service projects that Eastern hosts in order to not only make a difference in the community, but honor the legacy of Martin Luther King...

Andrew Paisley, Campus Reporter

January 11, 2018No Comments

Marty’s Bar sustained more damages from an accident where a vehicle crashed into the side of its building Wednesday night, but it will still be open this weekend. A similar accident occurred on March 24, 2016 when a car crashed into almost the same spot in the entrance of the bar. “We still are ...

No classes on Monday

January 11, 2018

There will be no classes at Eastern on Monday in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. In addition, The Daily Eastern News will not print on Monday. It will return to its regular ...

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Belmont too much for Eastern in 86-58 blowout

JJ Bullock, Assistant Sports Editor

January 15, 2018No Comments

  Coming out of the gates, the Eastern women’s basketball team played as good of a quarter of basketball a team can expect to...

Diallo making impact for Panthers

January 15, 2018

  The past few weeks the Eastern men’s basketball team has needed players to step into new roles, whether it is changing the way they play, increasing...

Column: Freshmen stepping up for women’s basketball team

January 15, 2018

A loss handed down by none other than first-place Belmont could not stifle the fiery energy of freshmen guards Taylor Steele and Karle Pace. In fact,...

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Staff Report

January 16, 2018No Comments

It is an absolute shame that as college students we find ourselves reminding other college students that high school shenanigans and attitudes should remain in high school. It is ...

Stay strong, ambitious even during hardships

January 16, 2018

You can survive any kind of situation or circumstance if you have a brave character and tough inner spirit. The story of DJ Brave, who is ...

Don’t be tempted to skip classes

January 16, 2018

As the snow continues to fall and blanket every inch of campus, it is almost impossible to resist the urge to pull our own blankets over ...

Watch what you say in public

January 11, 2018

My favorite thing to tell my friends while jokingly arguing is, “Don’t say or do anything you don’t want me to write about and/or have...

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The student news site of Eastern Illinois University in Charleston, Illinois.
The student news site of Eastern Illinois University in Charleston, Illinois.