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Eastern to close in honor of MLK Jr. Day

Staff Report

January 16, 2020

There will be no classes on Monday for Martin Luther King Jr. Day. In addition to no classes, Stevenson Grill, Stevenson Tower Deli and Taylor Dining Hall will be closed for the day. Thomas Dining Hall will be open from 10 a.m. to 1 a.m. on Monday as all other dining halls will consolidate to Thomas. ...

New organization focuses on service, ‘need for more youth outreach’

Aj Fournier, Campus Reporter

October 31, 2017

A new registered student organization, Project L.I.N.K, revolving around community service has started up on campus. President Gabrielle Going said the organization’s goal is to get college students and the youth engaged in community service work. Going said she came up with the idea for the...

Students give back on MLK Day

Kennedy Nolen, Muticultural Reporter

January 16, 2017

  Nearly 200 students spent their day off from classes volunteering their time Monday during the Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service. Crystal Brown, assistant director of the Office of Civic Engagement and Volunteerism, said this year the students made flower pots and planted seeds for seniors...

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