The Daily Eastern News

40 students to spend spring break giving back

Maria Ruettiger

March 7, 2019


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Spring break starts March 11, and this is usually a time for people to take a break from school and enjoy their free time. However, the Newman Catholic Center has “alternative” spring break plans that involve helping others. Doris Nordin, campus minister at the Newman Catholic Center, said Alternative Spring B...

Alternative Spring Break allows students to give back over break

Andrew Paisley, Campus Reporter

January 12, 2018


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For the last 25 years, the Newman Catholic Center has offered Alternative Spring Break at Eastern, a set of mission trips designed for students to help out in different communities instead of going home for spring break. This year, the tentative dates for the mission trips are March 11 to March 17. “The...

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