The Daily Eastern News

Letter: Looking at Eastern’s past during Vietnam era

August 24, 2015

Many people are not aware that there was a rather significant level of activity at Eastern Illinois University about 45 years ago during what I call the Vietnam War “protest era.” I graduated from...

Letter to the Editor: Campus sexual assault is a silent epidemic

February 23, 2015

Studies estimate that one in five women are sexually assaulted while in college. Only 13 percent of rape survivors report their assault. Campus sexual assault is a silent epidemic that is taking over schools...

Contest to bring in holiday festivities for community

November 29, 2012

Friends and families in the community can craft their own gingerbread house during the Christmas in the Heart of Charleston festival Saturday. The Charleston Parks and Recreation department is hosting...

Column: Don’t give blogs a bad name, respect them

November 15, 2012

I’m not a blog snob. I’m a blog enthusiast.As a journalist, I feel like I always hear one of two extremes about blogging from professional journalists, professors and other students.They either believe...

Photo: Symposium reveals places of myth

Photo: Symposium reveals places of myth
November 13, 2012

Wafeek Wahby, a professor in the school of technology, rasies his hand after asking the audience who all had been to Egypt during the Myth and Memories Symposium in the Lecture Hall of the Doudna Fine...

Column: Multiculturism should be embraced

November 7, 2012

In my children’s literature class, I recently had the chance to watch the video titled “The Danger of a Single Story,” where Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, a Nigerian author, lamented the idea of using...

Players earn All-OVC honors

November 6, 2012

The Eastern women’s soccer team found itself in a very unfamiliar place in November: on the outside looking in. The Panthers missed the Ohio Valley Conference post-season tournament for the first time...


November 5, 2012

Staff Editorial: Journalism convention gave insight, new skills

November 5, 2012

As journalists, we at The Daily Eastern News are constantly looking for new and interesting ways to improve our coverage at Eastern and better serve our readers.This past weekend many members of our staff...

Photo: Panthers score big in exhibition

Photo: Panthers score big in exhibition
November 4, 2012

Junior forward Elizabeth Kelly is blocked by Mariah King, a senior forward, during the game Sunday in Lantz Arena. The Panthers beat the Prairie Stars 83-42.

Photo: Eastern seeking increased fan support

Photo: Eastern seeking increased fan support
September 26, 2012

Eastern fans cheer on the Panthers during the game against Illinois State on Saturday, Sept. 15.

Photo: Panthers shutout for fourth straight game

Photo: Panthers shutout for fourth straight game
September 23, 2012

Freshman forward/midfielder Briana Hickman moves the ball down Lakeside Field Sunday September 9th. The Panthers lost the game with a score of 0-1, this was the first of four loses for the Panthers.

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