The Daily Eastern News

FEATURE PHOTO: Studying after a long Labor Day weekend

FEATURE PHOTO: Studying after a long Labor Day weekend

Elizabeth Wood, Photo Editor

September 2, 2019

Hope Porter, a sophomore special education major, studies in the basement of Pemberton Hall Monday night. She said she had a relaxing weekend, and her stepmom was able to come up from Tennessee to visit. She added that she was able to get her stepmom to try Freddies Custard for the first time in Mat...

University to close for Labor Day

Zoë Donovan, Staff Reporter

August 29, 2019

In observance of Labor Day, classes on Sept. 2 will not be taking place, giving students a chance to catch up on homework, hang out with friends or just relax. Students will return to campus on Sept. 2 at 8:30 p.m.  Students who remain on campus for the weekend should note some other changes to ...

No classes, newspaper on Monday

Staff Report

August 30, 2018

There will be no classes or an issue of The Daily Eastern News on Monday in observance of Labor Day. All dining centers will be consolidated to Thomas Dining from Saturday to Monday, and Reservation Dining is closed on Friday.  The University Food Court will operate at normal hours Saturday and ...

Enjoy life at college during ‘Creepy Weekend’

Carole Hodorowicz, Columnist

August 29, 2018

I am going to take this time, or these 500 words or so, to tell you all that I am not mad … I am just disappointed. I am disappointed by the amount of Eastern students who are already scurrying back home for Labor Day Weekend. For most of us, it was just two weeks ago we moved back to the good ‘ol Chuck. Thoug...

No class on Labor Day

Staff Report

August 31, 2017

There will be no classes or issue of The Daily Eastern News this Monday in observance of Labor Day. The Booth Library will also be closed Sunday and Monday. The Food Court in the Martin Luther King Jr. University Union will conduct its normal hours Friday, Saturday and Sunday. It will be open ...

Labor Day; just another day off

Kevin Hall, Staff Reporter

August 28, 2014

With over a century of celebration behind it, Labor Day is a holiday set aside to commemorate the United States’ work force and labor unions. But for many students it is just another three-day weekend. Every year, Labor Day comes on the first Monday in September, and though it is supposed to celebrate...

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