The Daily Eastern News

2016-2017 Staff

Bryan Bund

Hey, I'm Bryan Bund an I am a sports photographer for the DEN. I am a junior and have been shooting Eastern sports since my sophomore year. I have shot football, soccer, volleyball...

Sean Hastings

Hey, I’m Sean Hastings. I am senior journalism major and the Sports Editor for the Daily Eastern News. I pretty much love the Chicago Blackhawks more than anything. I have a...

Lynnsey Veach

Hi, my name is Lynnsey and I am a junior journalism major with minors in political science and public relations. I am currently the City Reporter for the DEN. I love watching G...

Analicia Haynes

Hello, my name is Analicia Carmen Haynes and I’m a journalism major and the Managing Editor for The Daily Eastern News. I absolutely love to write, however this year I d...

Cassie Buchman

Hi! My name is Cassie and I'm a senior journalism major. I am the current Editor in Chief at the DEN. My former positions include administration editor, city editor and staff...

Abbey Whittington

Hello, my name is Abbey Whittington and I embody the looks and characteristics of the cartoon character Daria. I am a sophomore journalism major and I will be spending my second...

Molly Dotson

¡Hola! Molly is the name taking pictures is the game. I’m a senior majoring in journalism with a concentration in photojournalism and I’m also minoring in anthropology. I’m Photo E...

Olivia Swenson-Hultz

Hey, my name's Olivia Swenson-Hultz and I'm a journalism student at Eastern who plans to minor in political science.  In my free time I enjoy traveling, taking pictures and sometimes...

Mark Shanahan

Hi, my name is Mark Shanahan and I'm going to be the Assistant Sports Editor this year. I'm a corporate communication major with a minor in Journalism. This is my third year writing...

Shelby Niehaus

My name is Shelby Niehaus. I am a senior English (with professional writing concentration) and English language arts major who wandered into journalism for love of grammar and order....

Jordan Hale

Hi! I'm Jordan hale and I am the online editor of the Daily Eastern News. I'm a sophomore here at EIU and a journalism major with a concentration in new and emerging media. I...

Angelica Cataldo

Hello! I’m Angelica Cataldo and I’m currently the entertainment reporter and I am a junior journalism major with a minor in marketing. This is my first year on The Daily Eastern...

Janet Pernell

My name is Janet Pernell. I am currently a staff reporter. I am a freshman Journalism major. I have a soft spot for dogs and cats.

T'Nerra Butler

Hey! I'm T'Nerra and I am a journalism major. In my spare time I LOVE to read and I have a dog named Simba. In one word I would describe myself as  straightforward. ...

Lauren McQueen

My name is Lauren McQueen. I’m a senior journalism major with a concentration in editing. This is my third year working for the Daily Eastern News. I am currently a sports design...

Justin Brown

Hello, my name is Justin Brown. I am a non-traditional student in my first year with the Daily Eastern News. This year I will be the sports page designer, occasional photographer...

Chris Picazo

My name is Chris Picazo, and I am senior journalism student. I am a transfer student from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. The only thing you need to know is that I love Taylor...

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