The Daily Eastern News

Students talk 1st day of fall, plans for autumn

Hannah Shillo, Associate News Editor

September 22, 2019

Eastern’s campus will soon be covered in color-changing leaves as fall makes its way to Charleston Monday. Some students are ready for summer to end and others are just waiting until it begins again next year. Morgan Howard, junior public relations major, is one of those students who is anticipa...

Chinese students to celebrate Mid-Autumn Festival

Kennedy Nolen, Multicultural Reporter

October 5, 2017

Each year on the 15th day of the 8th month of the lunar calendar, people in China celebrate the Mid-Autumn Festival. Since the U.S. uses the Gregorian calendar, this festival happens in September or October. The Chinese Student and Scholar Association will share this piece of their culture with Eastern...

Eastern enrollment decreases by almost 13 percent

Samuel Nusbaum, Administration Reporter

September 9, 2016

 Eastern’s overall enrollment has dropped by almost 13 percent, with the number of students decreasing from 8,520 to 7,415 students this year. 6,548 of these students are living on campus, and 867 students live off campus. 5,957 undergraduate students and 1,318 graduate students are enrolled at Eastern...

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