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St. Louis Ballet performs for full house at Doudna

Members of the St. Louis Ballet Company perform in the Theatre at the Doudna Fine Arts Center Saturday eventing. “The confetti, I was not expecting that,” Usher Amanda Kiessling said. “Then when they put the lights back and it was still coming down when the bowed I was like ‘That’s so pretty.’”

Mercury Bowen, Entertainment Reporter

December 2, 2018

Sounds of ballet shoes dancing on the stage carried through the silence of the Theatre as the St. Louis Ballet performed to a full house Saturday evening at the Doudna Fine Arts Center. Prior to intermission, the ballet company performed “Moonlight & Sonatas,” “Pandora’s Box” and “Re...

Holiday Hustle raises $2,800 for One Stop Community Christmas

Kaj Holm, a teacher at Charleston High School, wore a Christmas-themed outfit for Saturday’s Holiday Hustle 5K run/walk. He was the fourth person to cross the finish line in front of Old Main with a time of 21 minutes and 55 seconds.

Analicia Haynes, Editor-in-Chief

December 2, 2018

People of all ages huddled in front of the gates of Old Main Saturday and waited for their signal to take off on their 5k “hustle” to support over 900 families. Participants for this year’s Holiday Hustle helped raise $2,800 for One Stop Community Christmas. Despite uncertainty with the weather, ...

Students find opportunity at job fair

James Cleary (center), the national account manager, and Michelle Warner (right), the material resources manager at Team Fenex, laughs with students Thursday afternoon in the Martin Luther King Jr. university Union.

Jelan Buchanan, Staff Reporter

September 20, 2018

Students came to the job fair to meet potential new employers during the Job and Internship fair Thursday in the Grand Ballroom of the Martin Luther King Jr. Union. Essence Chatman, a senior public relations major, said she attended the job fair because this is her last year at Eastern. “I’m graduat...

Video: Students move in to EIU

Video: Students move in to EIU

August 16, 2018

Students and their families unload their belongings Thursday at Eastern's move-in day.

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