The Daily Eastern News

Scholarship opportunities available

Carole Hodorowicz, Staff Reporter

April 2, 2019

As of 2018, 69 percent of college students in the United States take out student loans, according to the U.S. Federal Reserve. One of the few ways college students can avoid breaking the bank is to apply for scholarships. Eastern students seek out scholarship opportunities through AcademicWorks. The...

Be who you are, not who others want

Mercury Bowen, Entertainment Reporter

September 4, 2018

College is a wonderful time to explore opportunities and find one’s identity as a person in the vast expanse we call life. However, it can also be a very stressful and pressure-filled time. Throughout my early years, I was told repeatedly that I was “going somewhere.” Because I earned good grades and did well...

Volunteer opportunities available this week to students

Staff Report

October 9, 2017

Several opportunities to volunteer on campus and around the community are available all this week. The Standing Stone Community Center is in need of one more volunteer to help move their thrift shop items over to the Carpenter’s Table locations. The move will take place from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Wednesday...

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