The Daily Eastern News

Katie Smith
My name is Katie Smith. I am a journalism student at Eastern with a concentration in photojournalism and minors in creative writing and film studies. I am currently the Editor-in-Chief at the Daily Eastern News. I have previously served as the photo editor, staff photographer and a staff reporter. I expect to graduate in May 2015 and go on to a career in journalism as a photographer and feature writer. If you have any questions, you may contact me at [email protected]

Katie Smith, Editor-in-Chief (Spring 2015)

May 01, 2015
“I CAN’T EVEN” (Story)
Apr 30, 2015
Quesada named DEN Person of the Year (Story/Media)
Apr 26, 2015
Mac Miller plays encore at spring concert (Story)
Apr 23, 2015
‘Unfriended’ was not meant to be traditionally horrific (Story)
Apr 23, 2015
Bipartisan immigration reform delayed by polarized political gridlock (Story)
Apr 23, 2015
Tuesday’s standoff surprises community members (Story)
Apr 22, 2015
Make small sacrifices for the planet (Story)
Apr 21, 2015
3 arrested in connection with police standoff (Story)
Apr 13, 2015
Physician attributes success to Eastern professor (Story/Media)
Apr 09, 2015
New bookstore open on the square (Media)
Apr 08, 2015
Competition narrowed in second tugs round (Story)
Apr 06, 2015
Amtrak cuts to affect students (Media)
Mar 30, 2015
SACIS to host march for sexual violence awareness (Media)
Mar 29, 2015
FratPAC’s proposal about sexual assault is deplorable (Story)
Mar 26, 2015
Review: ‘Strangers to Ourselves’ is not the demise of Modest Mouse, despite criticism (Story)
Mar 26, 2015
Review: Death Cab’s comeback after ‘Codes and Keys’ (Story)
Mar 25, 2015
Businesses need financial skills, personal relationships to be successful (Media)
Mar 25, 2015
Journalism industry is not dying (Story)
Mar 24, 2015
Cavetone Records to celebrate 7 years (Media)
Mar 23, 2015
CUPB reviews marketing strategies (Story)
Mar 11, 2015
Remember to always take care of yourself, unashamedly (Story)
Mar 10, 2015
Smith makes most of opportunity (Media)
Mar 10, 2015
Dogs suffer when left outside in cold (Media)
Mar 05, 2015
Determined musicians reflect on awards (Story)
Mar 04, 2015
Puppeteer tugs on heartstrings (Story)
Mar 01, 2015
Weekend weather affects some students’ arrivals (Story)
Feb 19, 2015
’50 Shades of Grey’ deserves both its praise and criticism (Story)
Feb 18, 2015
My horrible no good, very bad week (Story)
Feb 16, 2015
Potential students visit for Admitted Student Day (Story)
Feb 11, 2015
Make older generations proud of millennials (Story)
Feb 05, 2015
Social media’s new form of ‘cat-calling’ (Story)
Feb 04, 2015
“Revenge-porn” now considered a felony offense (Story)
Feb 02, 2015
HOPE to bring dinner, artistic bowls (Media)
Feb 01, 2015
I-57 hazmat spill results in detours (Story)
Jan 29, 2015
Fourth presidential finalist focuses on outreach (Story)
Jan 27, 2015
Exercise your speech, communicate problems (Story)
Jan 23, 2015
Potential hit-and-run raises questions (Story)
Jan 21, 2015
What we can learn from Bill Cosby rape allegations (Story)
Jan 15, 2015
Alphas to honor Martin Luther King Jr. with vigil (Media)
Jan 12, 2015
Professor advises winter weather preparation (Story)
Dec 09, 2014
Column: In the grand scheme, this week will seem a distant (but terrible) one (Story)
Dec 04, 2014
13 people transported to hospitals after bus vs. auto accident (Story)
Dec 01, 2014
Ferguson sparks movements among Eastern students (Media)
Nov 18, 2014
Column: ‘Breaking the Internet’ or exploiting racial stereotypes? (Story)
Nov 13, 2014
Like father, like son: Spoonhour follows in father’s footsteps (Media)
Nov 10, 2014
Column: American veterans deserve more than symbolic recognition (Story)
Nov 06, 2014
Students to show their essence (Media)
Nov 04, 2014
Girls on the Run to host 5K (Media)
Nov 04, 2014
Column: Travel bans a disproportionate response to Ebola (Story)
Oct 28, 2014
Coffee Hour to set stage for racial debate (Media)
Oct 27, 2014
Column: Social injustice is everyone’s problem (Story)
Oct 27, 2014
Robbin Terry and his paranormal playground (Story)
Oct 19, 2014
Autumn Fun at the Pumpkin Patch (Media)
Oct 14, 2014
Column: For the bullied, just having a friend helps (Story)
Oct 08, 2014
Ashmore Estates repurposed under new ownership (Story)
Oct 07, 2014
Thodos Dance Chicago to perform at Doudna (Media)
Sep 30, 2014
Cadaver prepped to replace moldy ones (Media)
Sep 22, 2014
Approaching elections raise questions about wages (Story)
Sep 22, 2014
Sinbad jokes about Charleston, college life (Media)
Sep 20, 2014
Eastern leads 35-7 at halftime (Media)
Sep 19, 2014
SACIS to host 5K race (Media)
Sep 15, 2014
Pride gets office space, starts focus groups (Story/Media)
Sep 10, 2014
Faculty give final thoughts for presidential search (Media)
Sep 09, 2014
New location, same services for SACIS (Story)
Sep 09, 2014
Staff provides input on presidential search (Media)
Sep 08, 2014
EIU v SIUC (Media)
Aug 26, 2014
Dameron leads with experiences (Story)
Aug 25, 2014
Fall 2014 opening weekend (Story)
Aug 24, 2014
Eastern’s historical roots were reduced to stump early August (Story)
Aug 22, 2014
Students craft and compete at University Board’s Up All Nite (Media)
Aug 20, 2014
From Me to You (Media)
Jun 10, 2014
Carnegie Library to teach animal safety (Story)
Apr 09, 2014
Students speak out against campus issues (Story)
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