The student news site of Eastern Illinois University in Charleston, Illinois.

The Daily Eastern News

The student news site of Eastern Illinois University in Charleston, Illinois.

The Daily Eastern News

The student news site of Eastern Illinois University in Charleston, Illinois.

The Daily Eastern News

Kathryn McIntosh, a senior kinesiology and sports studies major, performs a praise dance to “Take Me to the King” by Tamela Mann during the Talent Competition portion for the Miss Black and Gold Pagent in the Grand Ballroom of the Martin Luther King Jr., University Union. The dance was dedicated to McIntosh’s recently deceased mother.

Ms. Black and Gold pageant winners named

Roberto Hodge, Multicultural Editor January 20, 2015

Fighting back the tears as she spoke, Shadaje Johnson said she almost did not enter the 2015 Miss Black and Gold Scholarship Pageant because she was afraid of what people might say. Johnson, a family...

Women to exemplify black, gold elegance

Roberto Hodge, Multicultural Editor January 12, 2015

Alpha Phi Alpha fraternity will be hosting its 22nd annual Ms. Black and Gold scholarship pageant at 8 p.m. Saturday in the University Grand ballroom. Doors will open at 7 p.m. Darien Ghostone, the...

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