The Daily Eastern News

Eastern to award scholarships to eSports athletes

Analicia Haynes, Senior Reporter

January 13, 2020

Eastern is offering a series of scholarships to students who show leadership and dedication to the eSports community. The scholarships are called “Level Up Scholarships” and are available to current and incoming students. Students receive different monetary amounts based on certain criteria such...

Ribbon cutting to show eSports arena

Analicia Haynes, Senior Reporter

September 19, 2019

Eastern is unveiling a new eSports Arena Sept. 23, a project that has been in the making for less than six months. The ribbon cutting ceremony will be at 3:30 p.m. in the Student Recreation Center, and the arena will be in room 2710, just to the left of the washrooms on the second floor of the Rec. ...

Esports arena to be built in Recreation Center

Tom O’Connor, Staff Reporter

April 24, 2019

Eastern administrators have pushed forward on a proposal to build an Esports arena in a classroom on the second floor of the Recreation Center at an estimated cost of $60,000. Paul McCann, the interim vice president for Business Affairs, said school administrators have not yet finalized an exact amo...

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