The Daily Eastern News

Game night slated for Tuesday

Staff Report

October 21, 2019

The homecoming committee of Eastern’s University Board will host “Who’s Got Game?” in the Grand Ballroom of the Martin Luther King Jr. University Union Tuesday from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. The game night event is open and free to students, their families and the community, said Mary Fleming, chair for ca...

Rumble in the Jungle to kick off Homecoming Week

Chrissy Miller, News Editor

October 15, 2017

With food, prizes and games Rumble in the Jungle will start Homecoming Week activities off from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday in the Library Quad. Caroline Chrzanowska, co-coordinator of Rumble in the Jungle, said since it is on the first day of Homecoming Week, Rumble in the Jungle is a special chance...

Homecoming celebrates its centennial year

Homecoming celebrates its centennial year

Liz Dowell, Copy Editor

October 22, 2015

The first Homecoming in 1915 consisted of Chapel exercises, a football game, a parade and even a dance. There was not a Homecoming queen or king that year, which was also the same year The Daily Eastern News had its first publication. Historically, Homecoming did not have a set of traditional activities, which is...

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