The Daily Eastern News

FEATURE PHOTO: Performing while the field is still dry

FEATURE PHOTO: Performing while the field is still dry

Karina Delgado, Assistant Photo Editor

October 6, 2019

The Panther Marching Band performs its pregame and halftime shows before the first awards ceremony on Saturday evening at O’Brien Field during the PMB Festival. During the PMB Festival, there was a rain delay that pushed back performance times for large high school bands by 45 minutes. The PMB l...

Homecoming royalty crowned at coronation

Homecoming royalty crowned at coronation

Cassie Buchman, Editor in Chief

October 16, 2017

Cheers and chants filled McAfee Gym as students watched their friends and fellow organization members get a place on Eastern’s 2017 Homecoming Court during Coronation Monday night. Allison Oates, representing the National Association of Colored Women’s Club and Lincoln Hall, won Homecoming Queen. Carl...

Homecoming Court elections begin

Staff Report

October 2, 2017

Online elections for 2017 Homecoming royalty are now open. All currently enrolled Eastern students may log in to Panthermail to cast their vote. Each student is only allowed to vote once. Nominees for Homecoming King are Collin Dobnikar, representing Sigma Phi Epsilon, Matt Evans, representing Sigma...

Student finds comfort in her own skin at EIU

Student finds comfort in her own skin at EIU

Dillan Schorfheide, Contributing Writer

April 24, 2017

Though Paisley Adams, a senior Spanish major, is confident in her skin now, even competing in the Miss Black EIU pageant, she had trouble finding her identity as a black woman growing up. Paisley said she felt alone at times, though she knew what she was feeling was not OK. Paisley moved to Bloomington,...

Homecoming voting experiences issues

Sydney Edwards, Copy Editor

October 7, 2015

The 2015 Homecoming voting process began Monday but closed Wednesday evening; however, for some students the process was delayed because of technical difficulties. Those who experienced these difficulties voted then had a message that said the voting had been shut down. When the Homecoming commi...

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