The Daily Eastern News

Dollars fly at Diva Drag Show

Austin VanPelt, Contributing Writer

March 24, 2017

Jumping off the stage into the splits, “The Big Booty Judy” Ceduxion Carrington showed off her 19 years of experience in the drag business, hosting the Eastern Diva Drag show for 11 years. The show had everyone in the Grand Ballroom on their feet Thursday night, starting with the four winners...

Up All Night helps students get to know each other


Sam Nusbaum, Administration Reporter

August 21, 2016

Students could be seen all around the Martin Luther King Jr. University Union Friday eating food, playing games and getting to know each other at Up All Night. There was bingo in the Grand Ballroom, along with printing stations, trivia, a cash cube game in the University Ballroom and snack foo...

Day of the Dead celebration honors the fallen

Jess Mathon, a junior middle level education major gets her face painted on Wednesday during the “Dia de los Muertos” celebration hosted by the Latin American Student Organization in the Grand Ballroom of the Martin Luther King, Jr. University Union.

Torri Griffith, Staff Reporter

October 28, 2015

Painted faces in colors of white, black, pink and purple strode around the Grand Ballroom in the Martin Luther King Jr. University Union Wednesday celebrating Day of the Dead. Dia de Los Muertos translates to Day of the Dead, the English term most Americans use. The Day of the Dead celebration...

Diva Drag Show to theme Greek Mythology

Leiloni Stars a routine without any artifical hair during the 2014 Diva Drag Show: Dress To Kill on Oct. 27, 2014 in the Grand Ballroom of the Martin Luther King Jr, University Union.

T'Nerra Butler, Multicultural Editor

October 14, 2015

The Diva Drag Show, an event named the second most attended function next to graduation, added something new this year. The Kings and Queens will be striking fierce poses, Monday Oct 26 in the Grand Ballroom of the Martin Luther King Jr. University Union and Kings will be added this year. K. Saldanas,...

Family Funfest to replace weekend concert

Kelsey Trigg, a Charleston resident, gets her face painted at the

Luis Martinez, Entertainment Editor

October 7, 2015

The University Board has spent the past few days finding a replacement for the Family Weekend Concert, and announced a “Family Funfest” would be taking the place of what was supposed to be a performance from Three Dog Night. The event is scheduled to take place from 7 to 10 p.m. on Oct.10 in the...

Gender Sexual Minorities History Fair and others to celebrate LGBT History Month

T'Nerra Butler, Multicultural Editor

October 5, 2015

In honor of LGBT History Month, pride has planned out several events to educate campus on the past of LGBT. One event, Gender Sexual Minorities History Fair will be at 10 a.m. Thursday in the Bridge Lounge of the Martin Luther King Jr. Union. Jo Stauder, the president of Pride, said the Gender Sex...

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