The Daily Eastern News

Letter to the Editor: Response to Monday’s column on Rick Santorum

January 10, 2012


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I'm a Bible-believing, people-loving, conservative, God-worshiping saved sinner. Read More »...

UB strives to reach new audience spring semester-photo

UB strives to reach new audience spring semester-photo

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January 9, 2012


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Members of the dance group Rhythm and Xtacy perform March 7, 2011, during the EIU Best Dance Crew competition in the University Ballroom of the Martin Luther King Jr. University Union. The University Board has various new and traditional events scheduled for the semester, including the new Best Dance Cr...

Jazz finishes semester with ‘Seasons’

By Mel Boydston Staff Reporter

December 7, 2011


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Eastern's Jazz Ensemble will have the chance to perform with a living legend in jazz music at its fall concert Friday. Read More »...

Letter: Article on Chick-fil-A focused on overreaction

December 7, 2011


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A Dec. 6 the headline in The Daily Eastern News read, "Chick-fil-A supports anti-gay groups." It may as well have read, "Chick-fil-A funds Hitler's cause." America's definition of freedom has suddenly become, "you're all free to express your opinions and be who you want to be... unless it means you su...

Letter to the Editor: Chick-fil-A

December 6, 2011


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I'd like to comment on the opinion of Lane Kirby concerning the Chick-fil-A restaurant on campus. I am sorry that he doesn't agree with the way they spend their profits. I happen to like their chicken and all of the items that I've eaten at their restaurant. Why is it that because of their belief of...

Letter: Occupy movement fading

December 4, 2011


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Occupy Wall Street is fading. Instead of checking popularity polls or reciting reports on behavior, we could begin by looking at some individual lives and imagine ourselves there. Some are recent college graduates who expected dreamy gainful employment upon graduation. Whoops, such offers failed to ap...

Letter: Silence hurts abuse victims

December 4, 2011


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Dave Balson's recent column, "Coach or Read More »...

RHA to host clothing drive

By Elizabeth Grubart Staff Reporter

November 30, 2011


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The Residence Hall Association will host a holiday drive on Dec. 8. Read More »

Second candidates to appear on campus

Staff Report

November 28, 2011


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Mark Hutson, one of four finalists for the Eastern football head coaching position, will be on campus at 5:45 today in the Lantz Club Room for a public interview. Read More »...

Competitors gear up for seven-man rap battle-photo

Competitors gear up for seven-man rap battle-photo

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November 27, 2011


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Darius Holland, a junior communication studies major, raps to Tiara Pillow, a junior special education major, Feb. 16. during So You Think You Can Rap in the Martin Luther King Jr. University Union's 7th Street Underground. Read More »...

BOT to vote on fate of EIU’s patchwork track

By Rachel Rodgers Administration Editor

November 17, 2011


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Members of the Board of Trustees will vote on a $3.2 million proposal to resurface the track at O'Brien Stadium at their meeting Read More »...

Letter to the Editor: EIU Pride inclusive, true to its roots

November 16, 2011


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I would like to address some concerns about our campus' diversity student organization, EIU Pride, that Mr. Clinton Brown raised in yesterday's edition of The DEN. Brown claims that Pride is "cliquish" and that the members of the organization are not open to varying interpretations of gender and sexuality. Read ...

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