The Daily Eastern News

Addiction can’t be dealt with alone; try to seek help

Andrew Paisley, Opinions Editor

March 7, 2019

Filed under Columns

One thing we always hear in recovery in the 12 steps is that the first step is admitting you have a problem, and that you are powerless over addiction. Believe it or not, a lot of people have trouble accepting this. They think that they control whether or not they stay clean and sober, believing they...

Mistakes happen; just move on and learn

Andrew Paisley, Opinions Editor

February 24, 2019

Filed under Opinions

We are all humans, which means we all are capable of making mistakes. Unfortunately, I made a big mistake this weekend. After being in recovery for almost four months, I had a minor slip up this past Saturday. Even though it was minor, it was still enough to put me back at day one of recovery. When I realized w...

Safety group supporting students in recovery

Safety group supporting students in recovery

Logan Raschke, News Editor

February 20, 2019

Filed under News, Showcase

The Collegiate Recovery Student Association (CRSA), a new student-led organization on campus, provides a safe space for students to talk addiction and recovery. Collegiate recovery coordinator Emily Won said she describes the CRSA as a “safety group” on campus where students can talk about their ex...

President Glassman to deliver university address

Samuel Nusbaum, Administration Reporter

August 31, 2016

Filed under News

In his State of the University Address, Eastern President David Glassman will tackle questions and outline plans for the university’s recovery as well as the steps the administration will take to move forward over the next four years. Glassman will touch upon on subjects that affect the everyday...

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