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Having fun in the summer can be free, affordable

Alyssa Cravens, Staff Reporter

June 3, 2019

Summertime: the perfect opportunity to go on vacation, visit old friends or even take up a new hobby or two. Every year, I look forward to the break of the summer and the free time it allows. Though, after so long, the break can get boring, and I am ready for some fresh endeavors. This season...

UPD enforcing summer parking

Staff Report

May 14, 2019

Eastern’s University Police Department is enforcing parking rules and regulations over the summer, so students driving to school still need to purchase permits to avoid receiving citations. UPD is enforcing the summer parking Monday through Thursday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Friday from 8 a.m. to...

Special hours in effect over summer

Zoë Donovan, Staff Reporter

May 13, 2019

Many popular and important resources on Eastern’s campus have special hours over the summer. Hours for these services and resources change in the summer months because of reduced student traffic. Only the University Court Apartments are available for students who are completing summer courses...

Despite past years, this summer is hopeful

Megan Keane, Columnist

April 10, 2019

If you’re anything like me and my suitemates, you’re stretching toward the summer the way a sunflower grows toward the sun. The end of the semester is so close, I can barely concentrate on what all has to be completed in these final weeks because I’m so centered on being done. I enjoy all my classes,...

Time may fly, but we have our memories

April 23, 2018

The cliché saying that “time flies” is one we should not take lightly. Life has felt like it has been on fast forward since the moment I got here. When I arrived for my first weekend at Eastern in August 2015, I felt nervous but liberated. I no longer would have to live at home with my family,...

Students say ‘goodbye’ to last days of summer

Brooke Schwartz, Contributing Writer

September 6, 2017

  Students can come say goodbye to the last of the sunrays with the Summer Spin-Off from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Thursday in the South Quad. The event, which is hosted by the University Board, will feature tie-dye, spin-art Frisbees and popsicles. Sienna Mark, the UB member who planned the...

Partnership to bring free food to youth

Kalyn Hayslett, Editor in Chief

April 25, 2017

Children 18 and under will have a chance to get a free lunch from June 5 to Aug. 10 during the Summer Meal 2017 program. Beth Gillespie, director for the civic engagement and volunteerism office, said people with either a mental or physical disability, regardless of age, can receive the free lunches. The...

Weekly Trends Section: Reviving popular styles

Thaija Evans, Verge Designer

August 25, 2016

As the summer months come to an end, so are the popular summer trends we have either rolled our eyes at or personally strutted. All things hair, fashion and makeup were on the forefront this summer thanks to technology. Celebrities recently released cell phone apps geared toward chic styles. ...

Writing Center offers summer service

Derrin Coad, Staff Reporter

June 23, 2015

Like many other programs and offices on Eastern’s campus, the Writing Center has adjusted its hours for the summer session. The reduced hours have the Writing Center open from 10 to 11:30 a.m., 12:45 to 1:45 p.m., and 3:45 to 5 on Mondays and Wednesdays in Room 3110 of Coleman Hall. On Tuesdays and ...

Many offices to see reduced hours for summer months

Derrin Coad, Staff Reporter

May 18, 2015

Editor's Note: This article has been updated with correct times for Booth Library's summer hours. In an effort to save money on energy costs, many office buildings on Eastern’s campus will close early on Fridays during the summer months. According to a newsletter from President Bill Perry on...

Faculty Senate meeting set to review constitution, bylaws

Bob Galuski, Editor-in-Chief

July 22, 2014

The Faculty Senate will be meeting at 3 p.m. Tuesday in the Witter’s Conference Room of Booth Library to review the constitution and bylaws. Grant Sterling, the chair of Faculty Senate, said it is not unusual to have a meeting during the summer – as it is required by law to meet once. “We...

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