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SACIS: Walk a Mile in Her Shoes (Video)

April 24, 2017

This video is about the fourth annual mile-long walk hosted by the Sexual Assault and Counseling Information Service in order to raise awareness about sexual violence.

Residence Hall Association brings you the campus carnival (video)

April 24, 2017

This video is about the campus carnival that was put on by the Residence Hall Association.

Holi 2017: A Festival of Colors

April 24, 2017

The video is about the Indian celebration of colors, which is known as Holi.

Final vitalization project recommendations to be posted next week

Staff Report

April 17, 2017

The final recommendations from Workgroups No. 8 and 9 will be posted on the vitalization project early next week, Eastern President David Glassman said in an email to the News. These workgroups, Academic Visioning I and II, were the last two to submit their suggestions on Friday, April 14. Workgroup No. 8 re...

Transfer students find smooth transition

Cassady Jackson, Contributing Writer

April 17, 2017

With a mix of new programs and old methods, Eastern has been making the push to attract transfer students. Rita Pearson, a transfer coordinator, said counselors do everything possible to help prospective students. Some strategies she mentioned were conducting unofficial evaluations of transfer...

Charleston businesses talk economic impact of Eastern students

Lynnsey Veach, Contributing Writer

April 17, 2017

Local businesses shared their support of the Eastern community and expressed concerns about declining enrollment and the approaching end of the spring semester. An impact study conducted by Coles Together, an economic development organization, detailed the economic effect Eastern has on the Charleston...

Students are encouraged to Strike Out Against Sexual Assault Wednesday

Chrissy Miller, Administration Writer

April 10, 2017

  The student government aims to spread awareness about sexual assault through an “It’s On Us” activity where students can bowl, eat pizza and take a pledge to help keep women and men safe. “Strike Out Against Sexual Assault” is set for 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday in the bowling alley...

Greek Week Unity Relay Races: Video

Photo was taken as a screenshot from the video about Greek Week Unity Relay Races on Thursday.

April 6, 2017

On Thursday, April 6 several fraternities and sororities competed in relay races as part of Greek Week 2017.

Two Incumbents lost seats in municipal elections

Molly Dotson, Photographer

April 4, 2017

Dennis Malak and Matthew Hutti won the Charleston City Council race, according to the unofficial election results. Hutti received 48.95 percent of the vote with a total of 886 votes; Malak received 29.12 percent of the vote with a total of 527 votes; and Jim Dunn received 21.93 percent with a total...

Faculty Senate discusses nontraditional admission cycles

Cassie Buchman, News Editor

April 4, 2017

The Faculty Senate heard about the effects an unconventional admissions cycle has had on recruitment at its meeting Tuesday. Admissions Director Kelly Miller told the senate that Admissions is in the process of filling some positions. “This gives us an opportunity to look at territory, be more...

Students on a roll making sushi

Kennedy Nolen, Multicultural Reporter

April 4, 2017

A line of students eager to make their own sushi stretched from one side of the Grand Ballroom to the exit for “Konnichiwa: Roll Your Own Sushi” Tuesday afternoon. After students rolled their sushi, they waited in line for it to be cut. From there, it was then placed in Chinese take-out boxes,...

Workgroup no. 9 Academic Visioning II nears completion of final report

Angelica Cataldo, Managing Editor

April 3, 2017

Workgroup No. 9, Academic Visioning II, has nearly completed its final report for the April 14 vitalization project deadline. The workgroup is currently working on formatting and stylistic edits and plans to send the final document to English professor Suzie Park for her to finalize and publish the...

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