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

The Daily Eastern News

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

The Daily Eastern News

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

The Daily Eastern News

Letter from the Editor: How we covered the car wreck Sunday

Letter from the Editor: How we covered the car wreck Sunday

Corryn Brock, Editor-in-Chief September 20, 2021

Multiple questions have been brought to The News about how we covered the news of the car wreck Sunday afternoon and why we chose to cover it the way we did. As Editor-in-Chief and one of the three...

EDITORIAL: The names students deserve

EDITORIAL: The names students deserve

Staff Editorial September 20, 2021

Continuing our week of recommendations for the renaming of Douglas Hall, we at The Daily Eastern News believe that Captain Charles Hall should be also be considered by the Naming Committee  Hall...

COLUMN: Marching band is not easy: Heres why

COLUMN: Marching band is not easy: Here’s why

Ian Stobaugh, Columnist September 20, 2021

Saturday was tough. It was the Panther Marching Band’s first game of the year, and for me it was my first college game day. I was used to playing during halftime in high school, so the days before I...

COLUMN: Sky Blue Sky underrated collection of styles

COLUMN: ‘Sky Blue Sky’ underrated collection of styles

Ryan Meyer, Multimedia Manager September 20, 2021

Lately, I’ve been enjoying Wilco’s 2007 album “Sky Blue Sky.” Not every song is perfect, but there are some great moments on the record, particularly some guitar solos that I assume are being played...

EDITORIAL: The names students deserve

EDITORIAL: The names students deserve

Staff Editorial September 20, 2021

We at The Daily Eastern News believe that students at Eastern deserve to have Douglas Hall renamed and renamed after someone truly tied to the Eastern community and someone who has done good for Eastern. This...

COLUMN: Vaccine hesitancy is dangerous

COLUMN: Vaccine hesitancy is dangerous

Kyara Morales-Rodriguez, Columnist September 20, 2021

If you have been on Twitter at all last week, then you probably saw the discourse that started when rapper Nicki Minaj was asked by a fan if she was attending the Met Gala and she replied saying no. She...

COLUMN: Boardwalk Empire a visual masterpiece

COLUMN: Boardwalk Empire a visual masterpiece

Adam Tumino, Columnist September 20, 2021

I recently finished watching one of the most entertaining and visually remarkable television shows I have ever seen, the HBO series “Boardwalk Empire.” The show ran for five seasons from 2010-2014,...

EDITORIAL: Have a fun and safe Family Weekend

EDITORIAL: Have a fun and safe Family Weekend

Editorial Board September 16, 2021

Family Weekend is almost here. Where students get to show their family around campus, get their face painted, go bowling, play games and more. However, while being on-campus again might make everyone...

Destiny Blanchard

COLUMN: Check out Kasabi Hibachi and Sushi on Wheels

Destiny Blanchard, Columnist September 16, 2021

As someone who is used to living in places with a seemingly endless variety of foods, one of my complaints about Charleston is its lack of variation when it comes to restaurant options. We do have a...

COLUMN: John Mulaneys real life could be a nursery

COLUMN: John Mulaney’s real life ‘could be a nursery’

Maya Kurth, Columnist September 16, 2021

I absolutely adore John Mulaney. That man can do almost no wrong in my eyes. However, recently Mulaney’s life has taken a lot of unexpected turns that as a fan, I am confused by. I would like to stress...

EDITORIAL: Celebrate and honor Latino culture

EDITORIAL: Celebrate and honor Latino culture

Editorial Board September 15, 2021

National Latin Heritage Month began Wednesday, kicking off a month for recognizing and celebrating the histories, cultures and contributions of the Latinx community.    Latin Heritage Month began...

COMIC: Fall vibes

COMIC: Fall vibes

Jasmine Kasper, Comic Artist September 15, 2021

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