The Daily Eastern News

Students explore grad school options

By Nike Ogunbodede Campus Editor

October 17, 2011

Once the papers are thrown away and textbooks are returned, it is inevitable that many students graduating Eastern will be moving into the next phase of higher education and entering the world of graduate school. Read More »...

Letters to the editor: ‘Occupy Eastern’ editorial wrong-headed

October 17, 2011

The Oct. 17 editorial, "Why is no one organizing Occupy Eastern?" had a good recommendation. Students at EIU need to demonstrate and need to distinguish themselves by doing it peacefully, politely, and respectfully of the police and public sanitation. "Accentuate the positive, eliminate the negative, la...


October 17, 2011

Past winners weigh in on coronation

Nike Ogunbodede Campus Editor

October 16, 2011

Winning a place on Eastern's Homecoming Court is a numbers game-the online popular vote counts for 30 percent, 10 percent for candidate applications and the judges' candidate interview counting for the 60 percent. Read More »...

Split weekend in OVC

By Brad Kupiec Staff Reporter

October 16, 2011

Eastern's women's soccer team played their last full home weekend, losing to Eastern Kentucky 1-0 Friday before beating Morehead State 2-0 Sunday. Read More »...

Ramos sets school record

Staff Report

October 16, 2011

The Eastern cross country team competed in its last meet before the Ohio Valley Conference Championship Friday at Bradley University in Peoria. The women placed 10th while the men took sixth in team standings. Read More »...

Eastern departs New England with two victories

By Jordan Pottorff Staff Reporter

October 16, 2011

The Eastern rugby team beat the Quinnipiac Bobcats in Hamden, Conn. to improve their record to 6-0. Read More »...

Panthers blow fourth quarter lead-photo

Panthers blow fourth quarter lead-photo

Kimberly Foster | The Daily Eastern News

October 16, 2011

Red-shirt sophomore defensive back Alex McNulty tackles Eastern Kentucky's junior runningback/wide receiver Jeremiah Williams Oct. 8 during Eastern Illinois' 48-16 loss on Lakeside Field. The Panthers fell to Murray State in a 33-26 thriller in Kentucky Saturday. (Kimberly Foster | The Daily Eastern Ne...

Panthers blow their fourth quarter lead

By Dominic Renzetti Sports Editor

October 16, 2011

With only minutes to play in Saturday's game against Murray State, it looked as if this would be the game where the Eastern football team would finally snap its six game losing streak and spoil the homecoming game for the Racers. Read More »...

Group tours haunted places on campus

By Ethan Stephenson Staff Reporter

October 13, 2011

The Illinois Metaphysical and Paranormal Society will host a meet and greet Saturday at the Charleston Moose Lodge, followed by a Haunted Coles County tour. Read More »...

Electronic billboards remain hot topic for students

By Kathryn Richter Staff Reporter

October 12, 2011

Electronic billboards were once again a topic of discussion at Wednesday's Student Senate meeting. Read More »...

Perry eats with students

By Kathryn Richter Staff Reporter

October 11, 2011

Pemberton Hall sponsored approximately 68 people and 20 large pizzas for the "Pizza with the Pres," event on Tuesday where students got to eat with President Perry. Read More »...

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