The Daily Eastern News

Presentation explains role, purpose of death doulas

Presentation explains role, purpose of death doulas

Zoë Donovan, Staff Reporter

November 21, 2019

When Michelle Matteson first began researching death doulas, or end-of-life doulas, it was because her mother shared her own experience of being a child aware of and present around the death of a neighbor. Matteson’s mother had brought up the incident of her being a child, shunted off to a neighbor...

National Guard students talk Veterans Day

Austen Brown, Staff Reporter

November 10, 2019

Veterans Day is being commemorated all over the country as well as at Eastern, where student National Guard members have various opinions on the holiday. Mackenzie Maslowski, a junior psychology major and Illinois Army National Guard soldier, said Veterans Day provides an opportunity to pay homage t...

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