The Daily Eastern News

Stop overshadowing bad news with good news

Brooke Schwartz, Administration Reporter

February 20, 2018

During the first century A.D., Emperor Augustus would provide free grain and entertainment to lower-class citizens to make them forget their hunger and displeasure; switch the grain and entertainment for a bronze panther statue, and you have Eastern today. I am the administration reporter for The Dai...

Media literacy is important to practice

Staff Editorial

January 8, 2018

With the end of every year comes the annual “end-of-year” lists, where we get to find out what people thought were the best and worst aspects of 2017. According to USA Today, a Marist Poll found that 23 percent of Americans believe “fake news is the second-most annoying phrase used in casual c...

Column: Silencing media comes with consequences

Mallory Kutnick, Staff Reporter

February 9, 2017

Picture yourself waking up on a late summer’s morning. You drag yourself out of bed to get ready for the day that awaits you. Breakfast has come and gone, and you have had your pot of coffee. Just another day. Only there is no paper wrapped in plastic tossed haphazardly in your bushes by a paperboy in a rush. Your...

Thesis presentations to be at Booth

DEN Staff

January 31, 2017

Thesis presentations to be at Booth   Three sessions on how to research and present a thesis will be given by Booth Library faculty members this semester. The first one, Thesis 101 Seminar 1: Researching the Literature will be offered from 7p.m. to 8 p.m. Monday, Feb. 6 and again from 9:30...

Column: Fake news is easy to spot if you know how

Leon Mire, Associate News Editor

January 30, 2017

Last week I wrote about the importance of being skeptical and thinking critically before sharing stories or photos on social media. Being aware of one’s own biases and realizing when a story confirms those biases is a huge step toward responsible social media use. The hardest part is forming the mental...

A week in review

January 13, 2017

The video covers the news and sports highlights for the week of January 9, 2017 through January 13, 2017.

AP service returns for reader benefit

Staff Report

September 11, 2016

The Daily Eastern News announced the return of the Associated Press service Sunday night. This service will help The Daily Eastern News staff include relevant state and local news in the newspaper, Editor-in-Chief Kalyn Hayslett said. “I believe it is crucial to resurrect this service, especial...

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