The Daily Eastern News

Inquiring minds need answers

Staff Report

February 22, 2018


Filed under Editorials, Opinions

As journalists, it is our responsibility to get both sides and present an unbiased view of news that happens on campus, especially when this news essentially pits two parties against each other. However, when one side refuses to talk to the paper, it makes it harder to present both sides of what happ...

Turn your negativity into positive energy

Staff Editorial

February 20, 2018


Filed under Editorials, Opinions

Although we are all threaded together at this university and make up one student body, it is important to remember that we are still individuals cut from different cloths. And with that comes different burdens to for each person to carry, bumps in the road for each person to pass and challenges for e...

Let cultural differences unite us

Staff Editorial

February 19, 2018


Filed under Editorials, Opinions

America, for a long time, has had all kinds of people entering its borders, from all walks of life, trying to make a new start for themselves. This includes people from many different cultures, who speak a variety of different languages. Even with this being the case, some people still think it...

Seriously America, enough is enough

Staff Report

February 18, 2018


Filed under Editorials

The American way of life is under attack by gun wielding Americans. And the only response to those gun-wielding Americans who enter our schools and slaughter the future of America, is offer our thoughts and prayers, feel sorry for the poor sap who murdered innocent lives and hope it never happens...

College degrees offer more than a job

Staff Editorial

February 14, 2018


Filed under Editorials, Opinions

We think it is pretty safe to say that college students want a job after they graduate. The Daily Eastern News editorial board does not anticipate many angry emails disputing this fact in our inboxes tomorrow. It is also pretty safe to say that in this day and age, going to a 4-year university is al...

Talking about sexuality is important

Toluwalase Solomon, Columnist

February 14, 2018


Filed under Editorials, Opinions

The main idea of A.F. Bogaert’s 2012 article “Understaing Asexuality” is to re-educate individuals to view sex and human sexuality in general as something relevant, appropriate and acceptable to talk about in academic environment to uncover the mystery of the human life. Efforts made by schola...

Love yourself, others this Valentine’s Day

Staff Editorial

February 13, 2018


Filed under Editorials, Opinions

Today is the holiday everyone loves — or more commonly, loves to hate. Candy hearts in hues of pinks and reds, notes dripping in sappy clichés and commercials encouraging viewers to go see the newest “Fifty Shades of Grey” movie are practically unavoidable for the first two weeks of February. ...

You can work for student publications

Staff Report

February 8, 2018


Filed under Editorials, Opinions

On campus, a variety of registered student organizations are offered to every person on Eastern’s campus.  We at The Daily Eastern News want our readers and other students at Eastern to know that our publication, and all other student publications on campus, offer positions to every person as we...

Since when do snacks have a gender?

Staff Editorial

February 6, 2018


Filed under Editorials, Opinions

Sometimes it seems like society is making attempts in one way or another to dig itself out of a hole filled with stereotypes and misunderstandings. Other days, society finds itself treading in the wake of these things — or even worse, sinking a few feet back into them. Doritos, an iconic snack with iconic S...

Recognize and solve problems

Staff Editorial

February 5, 2018


Filed under Editorials, Opinions

Even though the budget impasse, which starved higher education for nearly two years, has come and gone, it is evident that public universities are still suffering in its aftermath. Unfortunately, Eastern has not been left out of this equation. At a Feb. 2 meeting of the Council on University Planning...

New statue would be a waste of student fees

Staff Report

February 1, 2018


Filed under Editorials

Between the budget impasse and the past few years, where fall enrollment has been getting lower, the last thing the university needs is to waste money at any level. In article from Thursday’s edition of The Daily Eastern News, the Student Senate discussed a proposed bill which calls for the spending of $5...

Classrooms should be a safe space

Staff Editorial

January 30, 2018


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Just as students are told “there are no stupid questions,” it is also important for students to be told that there are no stupid feelings. In an article from Tuesday’s edition of The Daily Eastern News, graduate students will be a hosting a workshop called “What I Wish My Professor Knew” du...

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