The Daily Eastern News

Procrastination can lead to problems

Karena Ozier, Columnist

April 22, 2019

A lot of students procrastinate. My personal definition of procrastination is when someone waits until the last minute to complete a task. I have never been one to procrastinate, simply because I hate the stress that I feel when I am rushed to get something done. For me, thinking about how other peop...

Tutors available to help students improve grades

Victoria Wasiloski, Staff Reporter

January 29, 2019

It is never too early to get started studying or to schedule tutoring sessions to help maintain the good grades students strive to achieve.  Luckily, there are many tutoring facilities around campus to help students, regardless of class subject.  Eastern’s website lists many options for students who would like to get help from tutors, an...

Class is still in session; don’t clock out yet

Staff Editorial

March 6, 2018

It is so close we can almost taste it. Spring break. But before we can jump for joy, pack our bags and leave our lives at school behind to take a break from the ever-looming pressure, loads of homework and sense of responsibility, we still have a few days separating us from this escape. And...

Do not let stress destroy your willpower

Chrissy Miller, News Editor

October 23, 2017

The cold rain pours down along with the tears of students. Stress is stronger than willpower at this point in the semester and it can be hard to get out of the place where it feels like the endless assignments piling up on your desk will never stop coming due. It feels hard to get out of bed sometimes,...

Homework Heroes looking for mentors

Chelsey Milligan, Contributing Writer

April 10, 2017

The “Homework Heroes” tutoring program is currently looking for a diverse group of majors to help mentor others. Mentors must have a declared major, at least a 2.75 cumulative GPA and a flexible schedule. The Homework Heroes program was designed to give struggling students an academic mentor...

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