The student news site of Eastern Illinois University in Charleston, Illinois.

The Daily Eastern News

The student news site of Eastern Illinois University in Charleston, Illinois.

The Daily Eastern News

The student news site of Eastern Illinois University in Charleston, Illinois.

The Daily Eastern News

Gender bias clearly exists in hit song lyrics

Alyssa Cravens, Staff Reporter May 29, 2019

Our culture has made leaps and bounds toward recognizing women as equal members of society, especially within the last few years. Yes, we have certainly come a long way from the time when women could...

Respect old-school hip-hop music

Jordan Boyer, Photo Editor January 25, 2019

Everywhere I go I hear the newest radio hits in hip-hop music, and I barely, if ever, hear the classics anymore. I enjoy a lot of the current hip-hop/rap artists, but there is no denying that a large portion...

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Astoria Griggs- Burns a senior health administration major, and Parrish Amos a junior English major, sing on stage at “Ladies and Hip-Hop” Monday night at the 7th Street Underground.

Students take part in ‘Ladies in Hip-Hop’ karaoke and game night

Coraima Vazquez, Contributing writer February 27, 2018

  The National Association of Colored Women’s Club had students singing their lungs out during the “Ladies In Hip-Hop” karaoke and game night Monday in the 7th Street Underground of the...

Members of the Soul Street Dance Company perform in the Doudna Fine Arts Center Tuesday night.

Soul Street Dance Company breaks backward Tuesday night

Jordan Boyer, Photo Editor November 15, 2017

Soul Street Dance Company brought the hip-hop dance culture to Eastern during the “Breakin’ Backward” event Tuesday at The Theatre in the Doudna Fine Arts Center. They performed many dance acts...

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