The Daily Eastern News

UPD officers serve up floats

Janet Pernell, Multicultural reporter

October 5, 2016

Filed under News, Online

Students lined up outside of Coleman Hall Wednesday afternoon to be handed cups of root beer floats by officers from the University Police Department. The University Board has put together a social called “Cooling it with the Cops,” which gave students the opportunity to drink root beer floats...

Sorority to bring new ways for networking, fun

T'Nerra Butler, Verge Editor

August 26, 2016

Filed under The Verge

Both new and returning students can bond and meet new faces at Taylor Hall Courts, Friday. Once again, the women of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Incorporated are bringing a block party centered on the socializing of students. Breanna Young, the vice president of the sorority, said the block party off...

Eastern’s enrollment continues decline

Eastern’s enrollment continues decline

Cassie Buchman, Administration Editor

September 9, 2015

Filed under News, Showcase

  Data from   Eastern’s enrollment decreased this semester by 393 students from the 2014 fall semester. A total of 8,520 students are enrolled, including 1,673 freshmen along with 1,295 sophomores, 1,791 juniors and 2,385 seniors. The number of transfer students on campus decreased by 90 students from the fall 2014 semester. Whil...

Married students stay together despite challenges

Married students stay together despite challenges

Roberto Hodge, Multicultural Editor

September 25, 2014

Filed under News, Showcase

Her best friend was a mutual friend of his, and through a series of awkward phone switching and a sudden change of heart, the two became a couple, dated and were then married a year and a half later. Kelsey Jackson, a senior elementary education major, and Steve Jackson, a sophomore at Lakeland College,...

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