The Daily Eastern News

It’s OK to be single on Valentine’s Day

Staff Editorial

February 13, 2019

Valentine’s Day, or as some like to call it, Singles Awareness Day, is met with a variety of attitudes every year, with 2019 being no exception. Whether it is happiness from spending time with a significant other, confidence from being proudly single, longing from not having a special someone or ...

Singles speak out about Valentine’s Day

Austen Brown, Staff Reporter

February 13, 2019

While couples embrace each other on Valentine’s Day, roommates Danielle Allen, a freshman education major, and Hannah Sieg, a freshman public relations major, said they plan on embracing the single life together. “I have a hot date with (Hannah),” Allen said. The duo shared their thoughts of...

How to get through Valentine’s Day single

Abiola Alafe, Guest Columnist

February 13, 2018

Spending Valentine’s Day alone does not have to be miserable. Whether you are in a relationship or not, it is intended to remind us about love. Rather than wallowing in self-pity, get dressed up and do something nice for yourself, because self-love is the only love you can rely on. It is not a sin...

V-Day, it’s not just for couples

Andrew Paisley, Campus reporter

February 11, 2018

A lot of times, people really get down in the dumps when it comes to Valentine’s Day. The majority of these people are single, and they think because they do not have a significant other that this holiday is just supposed to be sad, lonely and depressing for them. To a certain extent, I can understand...

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