The Daily Eastern News

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Staff Editorial

August 29, 2018

As a student publication, we want to get students involved and enjoy working for us. The purpose of The Daily Eastern News is to share the news of what occurs at Eastern, but we also strive to have journalism students and any other students interested get involved and develop experience in print jour...

Adventure does not fade with age

Carole Hodorowicz, Opinions Editor

February 5, 2018

Typically, whenever I am at Chicago Union Station waiting for my train, I always find myself in an interesting conversation with an equally interesting stranger. Sunday night was no exception. This time, I found myself in a conversation with an older man and his wife. Our conversation sparked with...

ROC Fest helps create community

Staff Report

September 26, 2017

Being part of a community is crucial to anyone’s college experience. It is when you are at college that you begin to find yourself through certain people, meaning the people you meet at Eastern might be the people who end up knowing you best. It is important to anyone’s college experience to seek...

RSOs recruit new members at Pantherpalooza

Miranda Gomez, Contributing Writer

August 28, 2017

Students and faculty gathered for the 16th semi-annual PantherPalooza in the Martin Luther King Jr. University Union. Organizations and groups came together and provided the student body with opportunities to participate in the many clubs and organizations that Eastern has to offer. There were...

Partnership to bring free food to youth

Kalyn Hayslett, Editor in Chief

April 26, 2017

Children 18 and under will have a chance to get a free lunch from June 5 to Aug. 10 during the Summer Meal 2017 program. Beth Gillespie, director for the civic engagement and volunteerism office, said people with either a mental or physical disability, regardless of age, can receive the free lunches. The...

“Fall Frolic” to give students connections with Charleston businesses

Kalyn Hayslett, Editor-in-Chief

September 7, 2016

Instead of driving around the city, students will be able to meet local businesses from all over Charleston by visiting the Library Quad during the Fall Frolic: Business Expo. A variety of twenty-three local businesses will provide students information about the services they provide from 3 to 6 p.m....

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