The Daily Eastern News

You learn more about yourself when you fail

Jordan Boyer, Photo Editor

August 22, 2018

A few months ago, I covered a story on American Legion Auxiliary Girls State where Lt. Gov. Evelyn Sanguinetti and Illinois State Treasurer Michael Frerichs were special guests, and they were named honorary citizens for Girls State. Girls State is a program that offers hands on experience for young women to ed...

Reflect on, learn from your mistakes

Abbey Whittington, Columnist

March 26, 2018

I went into a leadership position with a list of expectations and came out learning a lot of things I did not plan for. Some might say this is because I did not follow every step I mapped out; others might say there is not one direction your leadership should take you, but many. And through every...

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