The Daily Eastern News

New year means new perspective, horizons

Andrew Paisley, Opinions Editor

August 15, 2018


Filed under Back to Campus, Columns, Opinions, Special Sections

It really feels good to be back at Eastern. I am excited to start out the year in a new position as Opinions Editor, and I am anxious to see how the year goes. Last year was my first year here as a junior transfer student, and to say I was petrified is an understatement. I really did not have any i...

Stay hopeful, confident this year

Dillan Schorfheide, Assistant Sports Editor

August 15, 2018


Filed under Back to Campus, Columns, Opinions, Special Sections

As you say goodbye to your parents, and maybe even siblings or significant others, and move in to a new life at Eastern, remember one thing: stay strong. I am sure a lot of you were ready to leave the nest and be on your own, but shortly you will realize that you will miss home and the comfort of the peo...

Welcome to the next 4 years, freshmen

Staff Editorial

August 15, 2018


Filed under Back to Campus, Editorials, Opinions, Special Sections

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...

New students reflect on first semester

Travis Buckwalter, Contributing Writer

November 7, 2017


Filed under News, Online

With almost a whole semester of college under their belt, new students reflected on their time at Eastern so far. Some originally came to the university for a certain activity or sport, while others enjoyed other aspects of university life. “When I visited my sister, I would see all the buildings and th...

Prospective students explore campus for open house

Prospective students explore campus for open house

Cassie Buchman, Editor in Chief

October 9, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

Prospective students could be seen all around campus for Monday’s open house, exploring Eastern to see if it could be their new home. Admissions counselor Molly Button said they had more of a turnout from prospective students this year than in the past. At “application stations” set up in...

New students to volunteer Saturday

New students to volunteer Saturday

Cassie Buchman, Editor-in-Chief

August 16, 2017


Filed under Back to Campus, News, Showcase

More than 1,200 students are set to start off their time at Eastern with community service during Jumpstart 2 G.I.V.E. Saturday, as a part of PROWL weekend. Beth Gillespie, director of the Office of Civic Engagement and Volunteerism, said Jumpstart 2 G.I.V.E. is the office’s biggest event of the...

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