The Daily Eastern News

No class on Friday

Staff Report

February 13, 2019

Classes are canceled on Friday in observance of President Abraham Lincoln’s birthday. There will be no issue of The Daily Eastern News. The University will be closed, and all dining centers will be consolidated to Thomas Hall. The News Staff can be reached at 581-2812 or at [email protected]

Skipping class keeps you from the college experience

Staff Editorial

January 15, 2019

Want to know a clever way to throw away hundreds or thousands of dollars in one day? You probably don’t want to know, but we know (since several members of the editorial staff are guilty of it) that many of you have done it before. Yeah, we’re talking about skipping class. If you’ve lived...

College classes can relieve stress, too

Dillan Schorfheide, Assistant Sports Editor

September 9, 2018

Everyone thinks college is supposed to be stressful and that it sucks the life out of you. There are definitely times when you probably want to give up or just throw your work down in anger because you do not know what to do or how to feel. Everyone can tell you to schedule time for yourself or to ...

No classes, newspaper on Monday

Staff Report

August 30, 2018

There will be no classes or an issue of The Daily Eastern News on Monday in observance of Labor Day. All dining centers will be consolidated to Thomas Dining from Saturday to Monday, and Reservation Dining is closed on Friday.  The University Food Court will operate at normal hours Saturday and ...

First Night to happen last night before classes

Hannah Shillo, Staff Reporter

August 15, 2018

Every student is welcome to attend First Night, an Eastern tradition which will be held in McAfee gym on Sunday, starting at 8 p.m. and lasting about an hour. According to student body president Rebecca Cash, First Night at Eastern is a big pep rally the Sunday before classes start. During this...

Setbacks are not the end of the world

Andrew Paisley, Campus Reporter

April 2, 2018

Two weeks ago, I had to drop a class I was taking this semester. Was I disappointed? That is an understatement. I was incredibly upset about this. Here I was, finally on track with school, and now this has set me back (hopefully not enough to prolong graduation next year). For about a week, I was...

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