The Daily Eastern News

Mistakes happen; just move on and learn

Andrew Paisley, Opinions Editor

February 24, 2019

We are all humans, which means we all are capable of making mistakes. Unfortunately, I made a big mistake this weekend. After being in recovery for almost four months, I had a minor slip up this past Saturday. Even though it was minor, it was still enough to put me back at day one of recovery. When I realized w...

It’s OK to spill soup; just move forward

Karena Ozier, Columnist

October 24, 2018

The weather lately has been preparing us for a potentially colder winter than usual. When the weather gets colder, I eat more hot food and drink more hot drinks. Earlier last week around lunch time, I decided to grab some food from one of the dining halls and bring it back to the warm comfort of my...

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...

Walk a mile in the shoes of student journalists

Abbey Whittington, Columnist

September 7, 2017

Everyone makes mistakes, especially students who are learning in their field of study. Sounds redundant, right? We all know people make mistakes, but for some reason people always need to be reminded that student journalists fit into the same category of forgiveness during their academic journey. Is...

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