The Daily Eastern News

‘Cash Flow Fever’ to show money transfer between U.S. and El Salvador

AJ Fournier, Staff Reporter

September 28, 2015

Students interested in the South American country of El-Salvador can gain more knowledge by attending the screening of “Cash Flow Fever” at 5 p.m. in room 1255 of Coleman hall, Wednesday. “Cash Flow Fever,” is a documentary screening sponsored by the department of geology and department of...

Transfer students speak about move to Eastern

Sydney Edwards, Copy Editor

September 23, 2015

Eastern transfer students spoke about their experiences in community college compared to university at the 42nd annual Community College Articulation on Wednesday. All of the panel members studied at community colleges before transferring to Eastern. One panel member, Derek Wunder, a junior co...

CAA to vote on new math course

Cassie Buchman, Administration Editor

September 23, 2015

The Council for Academic Affairs will vote on adding a new math course and revising another one at their meeting Thursday. Marita Gronnvoll, CAA chair, said the new course proposal is for MAT 2400, Introduction to Teaching Secondary Mathematics. Revisions are being proposed for MAT 3400, Teaching...

Tuition rate decreases for international students

Alex Seidler, Staff Reporter

September 21, 2015

International undergraduate students now pay less tuition to attend the university beginning in the 2015 fall semester. International students pay $356 per-semester hour instead of the original $849, according to the proposed FY16 fee recommendations. Kevin Vicker, the director of office of international...

Mediafest to showcase all forms of student media

Cassie Buchman, Administration Editor

September 14, 2015

Students will get to learn about how to get involved in student media and internships at Mediafest at 3:30 p.m. in Buzzard Hall on the second floor atrium, Thursday. Liz Viall, a Journalism professor, said Mediafest is chance for the students at Eastern to get to know about the student run media on...

CUPB elects chair, staffs subcommittee

Cassie Buchman, Administration Editor

September 13, 2015

The Council on University Planning and Budgeting elected their chairman and staffed subcommittees at their meeting Friday. David Emmerich, the current chair of CUPB, was elected to continue serving. Kathlene Shank, the department chair of the special education program, said she did not see anything...

Study Abroad enrollment remains consistent

T'Nerra Butler, Multicultural Editor

September 10, 2015

Over a span of two years enrollment has gone down, but the percentage of students enrolled at the Office of Study Abroad remains constant. Kurt Olausen, the director of Study Abroad, said the office has maintained an overall participation rate of two percent in the last couple of years. He said it...

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