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The Daily Eastern News

The student news site of Eastern Illinois University in Charleston, Illinois.

The Daily Eastern News

The student news site of Eastern Illinois University in Charleston, Illinois.

The Daily Eastern News

Dan Hahn is a graduate student studying English and can be reached at 217-581-2812.

COUMN: Resolutions are overrated, instead commit to what makes you unique

Dan Hahn, Columnist January 11, 2023

There is something about the new year. People shake off the cobwebs from the long holiday break and return to old routines with a new perspective. I do it too.  I used to believe that being a person...

Brie Coder is a graduate student studying graduate student in communication and leadership and can be reached at or 217-581-2812.

COLUMN: Ring in the New Year with New Japan Pro-Wrestling

Brie Coder, Columnist December 14, 2022

As the shininess of the new year wears off and we push through the 31 days of January, we need something to entertain us during these cold winter months. For professional wrestling diehards and newcomers...

New year means new perspective, horizons

Andrew Paisley, Opinions Editor August 15, 2018

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...

Struggles don’t mean you can’t succeed

Angelica Cataldo, Columnist February 20, 2018

I am sure I am not the only person who can say this spring semester has kicked my ass in more ways than one. I came out of 2017 with a new life perspective and what I thought was a firm grasp on the path...

Make realistic resolutions that will stick

Abigail Carlin, Columnist January 10, 2018

New Year’s resolutions are contagious. My newsfeeds are polluted with posts of healthy recipes and meal planning ideas, home workouts and well wishes regarding good health and sound mind in the New Year.  I...

Follow this guide to 2018’s new terms

Colin Roberts, Columnist January 10, 2018

Hello everyone. It is a new year, and with that, a whole new slew of words to learn. Memorize them quick. They will likely be obsolete in a month’s time. Nuclear Button:This is a euphemism for male...

Fresh ways to start a fresh year

Carol Hodorowicz, Opinions Editor January 7, 2018

Usually, whenever I read something that follows the typical and exhausted “do’s and don’t’s” format, I roll my eyes and do not bother to give it a read. However, because it is a new year,...

Column: Strive to get the most out of your time at Eastern

Analicia Haynes, Managing Editor August 23, 2016

Youth is a wonderful and exciting time for many of us. The opportunities, knowledge and time seem never ending. We can eat what we want, drink what we want, act and talk how we want (bearing the consequences...

Column: A good first impression can make a difference

Analicia Haynes, Managing Editor August 22, 2016

First impressions can either make or destroy a person’s reputation. Oh sure, it is easy to brush it off and say you already know how to make a good first impression, and why should you listen to yet...

Editorial: All readers should set goals

Staff Editorial August 17, 2016

Goals and resolutions are not just for New Year's Day. In fact, the staff of the Daily Eastern News was too anxious to wait for the New Year to roll around. New school year, new News-- the office now...

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