The Daily Eastern News

Volunteers needed for One Stop Community Christmas

Staff Report

December 1, 2019

More than 1,000 volunteers are needed for the One Stop Community Christmas, which will take place on Dec. 14 at Lake Land College’s West Building. Renee Fonner, promotion director at Cromwell Radio, said in an email that people can register by going to and clicking on “Volunteers....

Mental health first aid training available Saturday

Zoë Donovan, Staff Reporter

September 5, 2019

Eastern is offering a free mental health first aid training session this weekend for those who pre-register. According to research conducted by the National Institute of Mental Health, suicide was the second leading cause of death in people between the ages of 10 and 35 in 2017. Since 2008, the Natio...

Fall, Summer 2019 classes registration available for grads

Staff Report

March 18, 2019

Registration for both Fall and Summer 2019 semesters is currently available for graduates and post-baccalaureates. For seniors and priority students, registration for fall and summer classes begins March 25; for juniors, it begins April 1; for sophomores and freshmen, it begins April 8. For fall cl...

Freshmen to share registration date with sophomores

Koy Wilson, Contributing Writer

December 10, 2017

Beginning in the spring semester, freshmen and sophomores can register for classes in the same week. Previously, sophomore registration opened a week before freshmen registration. The new policy change was suggested by the Committee on Retention Efforts, which is responsible for looking at retenti...

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