The Daily Eastern News

National holiday encourages people to make others’ days

Photo Illustration by Elizabeth Wood

Austen Brown, Staff Reporter

March 2, 2020

Students were encouraged to make a stranger’s day for National “I Want You to be Happy Day” on Monday. While paying a compliment or a friendly gesture to a stranger is the point of the national holiday, some students think opening up to strangers is easier said than done. Claire Conrady, a s...

Find what makes you happy and do it

Kate Rehwinkel, Columnist

March 6, 2019

Find what makes you happy and do it. That is my new motto that I have chosen to live by. In the past, I would care about what my friends said, and I would try and change just to fit in, but I started to feel like I was not myself anymore, and that is when I knew I had to stop. Some of my friends thi...

There are more important things in life than wealth

Staff Editorial

October 24, 2018

Well, there is a new soon-to-be billionaire in America, as Tuesday’s $1.537 billion Mega Millions jackpot was discovered to have a single winning ticket sold in South Carolina. While we know there are and will continue to be cries all over America from the sad hopefuls who did not win, we at The Daily East...

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