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Audience spends ‘An Evening With Pavlo’ at Doudna

Audience spends ‘An Evening With Pavlo’ at Doudna

Mercury Bowen, Entertainment Reporter

October 10, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

Music reverberated through the Dvorak Concert Hall as world-renowned guitarist Pavlo performed at the Doudna Fine Arts Center Wednesday evening. The performance was a lively one, with Pavlo tossing guitar picks into the crowd and dancing with audience members. At the end of the performance, as per...

Panther football team faces ‘daunting’ task in Jacksonville State

Panther football team faces ‘daunting’ task in Jacksonville State

JJ Bullock, Sports Editor

October 10, 2018


Filed under Football, Showcase, Sports

Eastern’s head football coach Kim Dameron said he had to splash his face with cold water to keep himself from passing out while watching film on his team’s opponent this Saturday; Jacksonville State.  That is how good the Gameocks have been this season.  Whether or not Dameron literally had to co...

Eastern men’s soccer team falls 2-1 to Valparaiso at home

Eastern men’s soccer team falls 2-1 to Valparaiso at home

Dillan Schorfheide, Assistant Sports Editor

October 10, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Soccer, Sports

The rain was not the only thing that put a damper on the men’s soccer team Wednesday. Valparaiso (3-7-2) scored two goals in the second half of Wednesday’s match to get a road win against the Panthers (3-7-3), after Eastern scored the first goal of the match. Earlier rain in the day made Lakeside...

Students play Loteria Monday at Game Night

Students play Loteria Monday at Game Night

Valentina Vargas, Staff Reporter

October 8, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

Celebrating some of the final events of this year’s Latino Heritage Month, the Spanish Honor Society Sigma Delta Pi hosted Loteria and Game Night in the Cultural House on Ninth Street on Monday at 7 p.m. Spanish professor Kristin Routt said Loteria, which is the Spanish term for bingo, is a game that ...

Choral groups perform in Elementium concert

Choral groups perform in Elementium concert

Mercury Bowen, Entertainment Reporter

October 7, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

The Elementium concert was a performance of firsts that took place in the Dvorak Concert Hall at the Doudna Fine Arts Center Sunday afternoon. Jason Harris, Grammy award-winning conductor, said this concert was his first one at Eastern, and he said he was very proud of everyone who performed. “It...

Student panel to discuss ‘What is Latinx?’

Student panel to discuss ‘What is Latinx?’

Mercury Bowen, Entertainment Reporter

October 3, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

A student discussion panel called “What is Latinx?” will take place at 7 p.m. Thursday in the Charleston-Mattoon Room at the Martin Luther King Jr. University Union. The Latin American Student Organization, Latin American Studies, the Department of Foreign Languages, and the Latino Heritage Celebration...

Glassman optimistic about future of university in State of University address

Glassman optimistic about future of university in State of University address

Brooke Schwartz, News Editor

October 3, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

Eastern President David Glassman gave his Fall 2018 State of the University Address, which focused on the challenges of past years and the improvements looking forward, Wednesday in the Dvorak Concert Hall of the Doudna Fine Arts Center. This is Glassman’s fourth year as Eastern’s president, an...

Textbook Rental holding discarded textbook sale through Friday

Textbook Rental holding discarded textbook sale through Friday

Logan Raschke, Staff Reporter

October 3, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

Students can find a number of novels and textbooks in various genres during this fall semester’s discarded textbook sale. The discarded textbook sale will go on through Friday, Oct. 5 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Textbook Rental. Staff Clerk Christina Coffey said students can also come to the Textbook Rental build...

Tanuvasa steps into starting role at center as freshman

Tanuvasa steps into starting role at center as freshman

JJ Bullock, Sports Editor

October 3, 2018


Filed under Football, Showcase, Sports

In college football, starting a true-freshman at any position on the field is a rarity, one that is reserved for only the most elite talents or team’s put in a less than optimal spot. Regardless, starting a freshman anywhere is something that is generally avoided, and perhaps no position hold this...

City Council approves contract for resurfacing Madison Avenue

City Council approves contract for resurfacing Madison Avenue

Corryn Brock, Staff Reporter

October 2, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

The Charleston City Council approved accepting a bid award for the Madison Avenue Resurfacing project along with 11 other actions items during the Oct. 2 meeting. The contract for the Madison Avenue Resurfacing project has been awarded to Neco Asphalt Company, the contract price being $99,986.80. Work w...

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