The Daily Eastern News

Being indecisive is a part of being young

Carole Hodorowicz, Columnist

December 3, 2017

With the constant momentum of taking on another year of school and the pressure to be the best that we can be, it feels like there is no time or room to second-guess ourselves. We are encouraged to follow our gut, but we are expected to make a decision before we can figure out which direction our instincts...

College can be a ‘new home’ for growth, finding oneself

Brooke Schwartz, Administration Reporter

November 26, 2017

While filling out various forms, I often come across a section that has recently gained the ability to induce a swirl of anxiety in my stomach — the home address line. When I come across this, my first instinct is to write the address of the house where I had lived for most of my life. The house th...

College: you either sink or swim

Andrew Paisley, Columnist

October 26, 2017

To almost all of us students, college is a whole new world. When you first get to college, you have this feeling like you are in paradise. There are parties, drinking, dancing, music and more all over campus and throughout town. You meet so many new people who you quickly become friends with and everyt...

Do what you love

Carole Hodorowicz, Columnist

September 6, 2017

Playing the “What do you want to be when you grow up?” game used to be filled with excitement. Every time, you were guaranteed a different answer selected from an endless list of job titles, including everything from princess to astronaut. Now, as a young adult, this game can often be discouraging. The...

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