The student news site of Eastern Illinois University in Charleston, Illinois.

The Daily Eastern News

The student news site of Eastern Illinois University in Charleston, Illinois.

The Daily Eastern News

The student news site of Eastern Illinois University in Charleston, Illinois.

The Daily Eastern News

Student spotlight: Sociology major analyzing research on cohabitation

Logan Raschke, Campus Reporter November 26, 2018

Senior sociology major Kailey McCormack involved Eastern’s student body in her independent study about people living together romantically before marriage, and now she is analyzing her findings. McCormack...

Student Spotlight: Collins preps for grad school with research

Valentina Vargas, Staff Reporter October 1, 2018

Carlos Collins, the president of the National Society of Collegiate Scholars, has shared how he is preparing for graduate school at what he hopes will be the school of social service administration in...

Junior sociology major Yesenia Muruato sits on a stool surrounded by her roommates and friends. Muruato said her she has the best roommates because they make her happy especially when life becomes overwhelming.

Student Spotlight: Muruato’s journey for her future

Analicia Haynes, Managing Editor January 21, 2018

A yellow sign with the black outline of a family holding hands and running is just one of the sights junior sociology major Yesenia Muruato can clearly remember from her journey across the Mexican-American...

The significance of the student spotlight

January 21, 2018

The staff at The Daily Eastern News recognizes that there are many students on campus who deserve to be in the spotlight. As part of a way to showcase outstanding student achievement among the student...

Kehinde Adebayo, a graduate student in economics, came to Eastern from Nigeria five months ago. Adebayo is an international student ambassador. He said he wanted to be one to help others like he was helped when he first came to the United States.

Student Spotlight: Graduate student helps others as international student ambassador

Cassie Buchman, Editor in Chief January 7, 2018

Kehinde Adebayo, a graduate student studying economics, has only been in the United States for five months, but he is already getting involved, helping others who were once in his shoes as an international...

#StudentSpotlight: Bailey Martin-Giacalone receives The Abraham Lincoln Civic Engagement Award

Travis Moody, Staff Reporter November 28, 2017

Student Laureate Bailey Martin-Giacalone, a senior biological sciences major, was given an award by the Lincoln Academy of Illinois Student Laureates for her excellence in scholarship, as well as her involvement...

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