The Daily Eastern News

Jobs currently available with Housing, Dining Services

Valentina Vargas, Multicultural Reporter

January 14, 2019

Eastern Illinois University Housing and Dining Services is offering Eastern students jobs on campus for this spring semester. Mark Hudson, the director of housing and dining, said Housing and Dining service is the largest single department that employs students. In the dining operation areas, they ...

Retirement incentives deeded costly, to not be offered

Cassie Buchman, Administration Editor

September 23, 2015

President David Glassman recently announced in an email his decision to not offer a retirement incentive this year. The retirement incentive was going to be an extra benefit for employees who were eligible for retirement. Glassman said in a later email that a retirement incentive was being explored...

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...

Approaching elections raise questions about wages

Katie Smith, Online Editor

September 22, 2014

Recent protests and political campaigns have brought to the forefront of workers' minds whether they might better survive off an increased minimum wage. Currently, in Illinois, the state minimum wage is set at $8.25 an hour, while the federal minimum wage rests exactly one dollar lower at $7.25 an...

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