The Daily Eastern News

Move-In Day 2018: Learning to say goodbye

Rachel and Lisa Mette, daughter and mother, talk in Rachel’s new, undecorated dorm room in Andrew’s Hall. Rachel was one of many freshman and transfer students who moved into Eastern on Thursday.

Hannah Shillo, Staff Reporter

August 19, 2018

A box slid off her precarious structure as Rachel Mette dove to make sure nothing got broken in the fall. Rachel Mette, accompanied by her mother, father and brother, walked into her new home for the first time and prepared to say goodbye. She, along with many other freshmen and transfer students...

Video: Students move in to EIU

Video: Students move in to EIU

August 16, 2018

Students and their families unload their belongings Thursday at Eastern's move-in day.

Welcome to the next 4 years, freshmen

Staff Editorial

August 15, 2018

The Staff at The Daily Eastern News would like to welcome all first year students to Eastern. We recognize that right now is a scary, yet exciting, stage of your young life. College is such a unique experience, and everything from move in until graduation will contribute to the rest of your adult exi...

International students explore their culture through cuisine

Roberto Hodge | The Daily Eastern News 

Kalpana Pinninty and Anusha Pakalapati, both gradute technology majors from India enjoy a laugh at the Curry House event Thursday.

Roberto Hodge, Multicultural Editor

August 25, 2014

Nazmi “Cem” Turker, 24, left Istanbul on Aug. 18 and touched down in the United States the very same day. The flight lasted 18 hours, but he didn’t care; he was excited to arrive at Eastern. According to Kevin Vicker, the director of international student scholars, Turker is one of nearly...

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