The Daily Eastern News

Students to compete in Miss Black EIU pageant

Megan Thompson, Contributing Writer

February 28, 2020

The Black Student Union will sponsor the 49th Annual Miss Black EIU Scholarship Pageant on Saturday at 7 p.m. in the Grand Ballroom of the Martin Luther King Jr. University Union. Since 1971, the pageant has been hosted during African-American Heritage Month and is one of the most popular cultural ...

Miss Black EIU rings in 48th year Saturday

Hannah Shillo, Entertainment Reporter

February 22, 2019

The 48th annual Miss Black EIU scholarship pageant is showcasing some of the hard-working young African-American women of Eastern at 7 p.m. Saturday in the Grand Ballroom of the Martin Luther King Jr. University Union. Doors open at 6 p.m. and tickets will be available at the door for $10 or $8 befor...

Miss Black and Gold contestants discuss process, end goals

Analicia Haynes, Editor-in-Chief

January 15, 2019

Contestants for the Miss Black and Gold Scholarship Competition stood poised on the stage in the Grand Ballroom of the Martin Luther King Jr. University Union Tuesday night, smiles beaming on their faces. With one hand on their waist and the other down at their side, they stood in their designated p...

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