The Daily Eastern News

FEATURE PHOTO: Multitasking

FEATURE PHOTO: Multitasking

Morgan Bledsoe, Contributing photographer

September 12, 2019

Erin Zurek, a junior communication disorders and Spanish dual major, does homework as she works the front desk at Thomas Hall Thursday evening.

FEATURE PHOTO: Studying after a long Labor Day weekend

FEATURE PHOTO: Studying after a long Labor Day weekend

Elizabeth Wood, Photo Editor

September 2, 2019

Hope Porter, a sophomore special education major, studies in the basement of Pemberton Hall Monday night. She said she had a relaxing weekend, and her stepmom was able to come up from Tennessee to visit. She added that she was able to get her stepmom to try Freddies Custard for the first time in Mat...

FEATURE PHOTO: Jamming at Booth Library

FEATURE PHOTO: Jamming at Booth Library

Anya Porter, Photographer

August 29, 2019

Malyn Williams, a junior communication disorders and sciences major, studies in Booth Library on Thursday afternoon. “Right now I’m studying math, Elementary Statistics,” Williams said.

College 101: Eastern students share study spots

Corryn Brock, Hannah Shillo

August 25, 2019

Finding the perfect study spot can be difficult, but many Eastern students have found a spot that fits their study needs. Logan Marr, a senior business management major, said he has found some favorite spots both on and off campus, but he prefers to study on campus. Marr said he enjoys studying...

FEATURE PHOTO: Mid-week studying

FEATURE PHOTO: Mid-week studying

Raine Zhu, Photographer

June 12, 2019

Cheung Ho Hon, a sophomore civil engineering student at Lake Land College, studies in Booth Library Wednesday afternoon. Cheung said he is from Hong Kong and has one class this summer. He will transfer to Purdue University in the upcoming fall semester.

FEATURE PHOTO: Catching up on classwork

FEATURE PHOTO: Catching up on classwork

Logan Raschke, Editor-in-Chief

May 21, 2019

Humaira Ahmed, a counseling graduate student, works at her laptop for one of two classes she is taking over the summer at the Buzzard Hall Atrium. Ahmed said one class is a three-week course, so classwork has dominated her summer schedule. With a fast-paced college course comes some stress, but...

FEATURE PHOTO: Studying over summer

FEATURE PHOTO: Studying over summer

Raine Zhu, Photographer

May 14, 2019

Portia Mensah, a graduate student majoring in economics, studies in Booth Library for her international economics course Tuesday afternoon. Mensah said she is an international student from Ghana and will go back to the country after graduation, but not this summer. She said she is taking three credits f...

College 101: Surviving finals

Valentina Vargas, Multicultural Reporter

April 28, 2019

Finals week is finally here, and the Student Success Center and fellow college students have some tips for the rest of the campus. The SSC said students must be familiar with the test they are taking, so they recommend asking their professors questions about the tests and what all will be in them. ...

Procrastination can lead to problems

Karena Ozier, Columnist

April 22, 2019

A lot of students procrastinate. My personal definition of procrastination is when someone waits until the last minute to complete a task. I have never been one to procrastinate, simply because I hate the stress that I feel when I am rushed to get something done. For me, thinking about how other peop...

College 101: Students talk top study spots

Abby Lee, Contributing Writer

February 4, 2019

From the dining booths at the University Food Court to the comfy chairs at Booth Library, there are places all around Eastern’s campus for students to study and relax. Sophomore accounting major Victoria Wharton said she sits in Booth Library between her classes every day. “I just like sitting ...

Don’t get too stressed over midterms

Staff Editorial

October 4, 2018

Midterms start next week, and most college students are probably stressing out right now. It will be fine. Just take a breath and figure out what you are going to do. Do not drink too much this weekend; we at The Daily Eastern News feel that schoolwork should be prioritized over drinking and socia...

Don’t let the warm weather stop you from being productive

Staff Editorial

February 26, 2018

As it gets warmer outside and the days get longer, it might seem like we have all the time in the world. It is easy to glance out the window in class one moment and become completely distracted with the sun and people outside, so we completely forget to pay attention. Even though it would be easier...

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