The Daily Eastern News

EDITORIAL: Enjoy what we have to offer at Eastern

August 18, 2019

For those of you who are just stepping on campus and beginning your education here at Eastern, there are so many activities you can partake in and enjoy. We at The Daily Eastern News want everyone to...

1 person shot in Charleston

April 28, 2019

*The story has been corrected to reflect updated information from the Charleston Police Department. The alleged victim was misidentified. Police officers are searching for suspects who reportedly shot...

What to know before leaving for spring break

March 6, 2019

•  Residence Halls and Greek Court will close except for Lincoln, Stevenson, Douglas and Thomas Halls on Friday, March 8 at 8 p.m. •  The Residence Halls and Greek Court will re-open on Sunday,...

Get involved, stay involved in campus activities

August 21, 2018

Being at Eastern is more than just going to class, eating, sleeping and then repeating all of that. It seems as though some of us are scared to leave our comfort zone or are scared to overcome insecurities...

Be part of campus, the community

April 23, 2018

This past weekend, Celebration: A Festival of the Arts returned to campus after a two-year hiatus. In case you missed it, this event was three days filled with live music, food, local art vendors, crafts...

Eastern responds to racial slur written on Doudna’s Stairwell

February 25, 2018

After a racist slur was written in a stairwell of the Doudna Fine Arts Center, Kiara Reed, a freshman political science major, took to social media to call out racism on campus. She said when her...

Prospective students explore campus for open house

Prospective students and their families walk outside the Martin Luther King Jr. University Union at the open house Monday afternoon. Prospective student Katherine Hahn-Boisvert said she is interested in Eastern because of the journalism and biological science departments.
October 9, 2017

Prospective students could be seen all around campus for Monday’s open house, exploring Eastern to see if it could be their new home. Admissions counselor Molly Button said they had more of a turnout...

Student Senate focuses on student outreach

October 5, 2017

The Student Senate set up a table outside of the Doudna Fine Arts Center to survey students about possible campus improvements. This table will be set up every Thursday of every month for the rest of...

PantherLife app made available for students and public

August 22, 2017

A new app created over the summer aims to provide Eastern students and the community with information on campus events and resources. The idea for the app, called “PantherLife,” had previously been...

Booth Library offers tours

August 21, 2017

The Booth Library will be having tours of its facilities at 10 a.m., 1 and 4 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays until Sept. 14. Tours will begin at the reference desk located on the north end of the library...

Family Weekend can still be fun without family

September 22, 2016

The campus has been abuzz lately. Like the coming of any big weekend, organizations and individuals are getting ready for the fanfare of Family Weekend. The Verge is chock-full of activities and articles...

Safety Walk to follow up on issues

November 4, 2015

Editor's Note: This story has been updated to reflect a new day for the follow-up. It will be Nov. 16.   A follow-up University Safety Walk will take place at 5 p.m. Monday, Nov. 16, in front...

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