The Daily Eastern News

University enrollment fluctuates statewide

Eastern, which has the lowest student enrollment in the state, declined nearly 400 students this year. Southern Illinois University-Carbondale, Western Illinois University and Northern Illinois University have also declined.

Roberto Hodge, News Editor

September 14, 2015

Some four-year public universities have steadily declined statewide in student enrollment. Enrollment for Eastern, Southern Illinois University-Carbondale, Western Illinois University and Northern Illinois University has declined; however, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, Illinois State...

Glassman to speak during Faculty Senate

Cassie Buchman, Administration Editor

September 14, 2015

The Faculty Senate will vote on items from its last meeting and hear President David Glassman speak at 2 p.m. Tuesday in the Booth Library conference room. Jemmie Robertson, the Faculty Senate chair, said members are voting on the previous meeting’s items because they did not have a quorum. These...

‘Above and Beyond’ celebrates past professors

Jeff Boshart (left) and President David Glassman (right) speak to patrons at the art show, talking in part about the piece in the middle of the show, which incorporates styles from each of the emeritus professors.

Tony Komada, Online Editor

June 14, 2015

The "Above and Beyond" art show for emeritus professors kicked off Sunday at the Tarble Arts Center, with the artwork remaining on display until Aug. 2. Jeff Boshart, a retired Eastern art professor, organized the art show. He said seven professors participated in the art show, each setting up about...

Glassman begins Eastern presidency

David Glassman, incoming Eastern president, speaks about budget and staffing during a faculty and staff interview session on Jan. 23 in the Arcola-Tuscola room of the Martin Luther King Jr. University Union.

Stephanie Markham, Editor-in-Chief

May 31, 2015

Incoming Eastern President David Glassman will have his first official day on the job Monday. Anyone walking past Old Main would have seen an empty seat through the first-floor office windows for the past two weeks, as former President Bill Perry’s last day was May 15. Meanwhile, Blair Lord,...

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