The Daily Eastern News

Baseball team in fifth place of OVC standings

Adam Shay, Baseball Reporter

March 7, 2018

After two weeks of play, the Eastern baseball team has been playing better than past years, as they have a 5-5 record, placing them in the top half of the OVC. Out of the 11 teams in the OVC, the Panthers are tied with Morehead State (6-6) for fifth place.  Atop the leaderboard is Jacksonville Sta...

Eastern receives higher rankings

Brooke Schwartz, Staff Writer

September 20, 2017

Eastern ranked in the top 10 percent for “diversity, engagement, and teaching” and was the top ranking public university in Illinois and 8th in the Midwest, according to rankings published by the National Survey of Student Engagement and the U.S. News and World Report. The NSSE’s website states...

Eastern ranks highest regional Illinois public school

Angelica Cataldo, Entertainment Reporter

September 18, 2016

According to the U.S. News and World Report’s annual college ranking for 2016–17, Eastern was the highest-ranking Illinois public school and was rated sixth for the Midwest’s public regional universities. Eastern is ranked No. 40 among Midwestern regional institutions. Eastern is also ranked...

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