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

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

The Daily Eastern News

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The News Desk Feb. 11, 2022

Luke Taylor and Madelyn Kidd February 10, 2022

News editor Madelyn Kidd joined me for the first time to talk about her experience in journalism and her current role in the newsroom.

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...

Miss Black EIU rings in 48th year Saturday

Hannah Shillo, Entertainment Reporter February 21, 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....

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....

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