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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.

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The undergraduate award recipients of Tarble Art Centers Spring Exhibition Cycle Opening stand together for a picture Saturday afternoon.

Tarble Arts Center opens spring exhibitions

Chandler Smith, Reporter April 8, 2024

The Tarble Arts Center opened this year's undergraduate and graduate exhibition Saturday to a crowd of over 200.Ā  Over 200 works of artĀ wereĀ submitted by EIU undergraduate students for the undergraduate...

Director of the Tarble Arts Center Jennifer Seas walks students through the new Who Speaks for the Oceans? exhibition on Monday evening.

The collaborative creation of Tarble’s Fall Exhibition

Audra Gullquist, Assistant News Editor September 25, 2023

Editor's note: this article has been corrected. ā€œThese happen over years of gathering these shows, conversations with the artists and studio visits with the artists,ā€ said Kaen Henry, the assistant...

Photo illustration from Tarble Arts Center event Create with Care on Friday, April 21.

Tarble Art lab provides mental health benefits for students

Jenna Strauss, Reporter April 24, 2023

The Tarble Arts Center hosted an educational art lab called ā€œCreate with Careā€ by graduate assistant Lilly Ames from 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. on April 21. Ames is the artist and creator behind the workshop....

Tarble Arts Center crystal sound bath helps sooth people

Tarble Arts Center crystal sound bath helps sooth people

Chandler Smith, Reporter March 9, 2023

Tarble Arts Center crystal sound bath helped soothe many people from the distractions of life, including those who are in the Eastern Illinois University community. The host Tyna Loafman, Reiki practioner...

Tarble Arts Center presented artwork from regional K-12 schools as part of their annual Art from Here show.

Tarble Arts Center presents new exhibits

Jenna Strauss, Reporter February 27, 2023

Students gathered to hear Francis Morales play the French horn to further enhance the Falling Into MilkĀ installation in the commonspace. From 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. , a free recital performance took place...

New Tarble Arts Exhibits to come this week

New Tarble Arts Exhibits to come this week

Cam'ron Hardy, News Editor January 24, 2023

On Monday, Michael Godard, the last interview for the presidential search, will take place in the Arcola/Tuscola Room in the Martin Luther King Jr. University Union from 3 p.m. to 3:50 p.m. Pizza will...

Lily Ames, a masters art student, looks around the photo gallery which features black and white pictures by Gene Wingler from when the Tarble Arts Center was in the process of construction on Friday night.

Tarble opens first art exhibit of the year, celebrates anniversary

Cam'ron Hardy, Campus Events Junior Editor September 24, 2022

On Friday, the Tarble Fine Arts Center celebrated their 40th anniversary from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. with an art exhibit, To Bear the Mark of Time, open from Friday to Jan. 28. The Tarble Fine Arts Center...

Tarble Arts Center Assistant Director and Exhibitions Curator Mike Schuetz, looks at the Abraham Lincoln Biography, in woodcuts that is part of the Working Artists Exhibit on Feb. 14.

Tarble to celebrate 40th anniversary Friday

Drew Coffey, Campus Reporter September 20, 2022

The Tarble Arts Center, a place of creativity and expression on Easternā€™s campus, is celebrating its 40th anniversary this year.Ā Ā  For decades, it has acted as an environment where artists can show...

Three different commencement speakers gave speeches during the graduation ceremony for the Eastern Illinois University Class of 2022 Saturday afternoon in Lantz Arena. Representing the Lumpkin College of Business and Technology Marie Koch delivered her speech during the first ceremony. Representing the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Jerimiah Boyd-Johnson presented his speech at the second ceremony. Representing the College of Education, MaryAnn Catt and Esperanza Murillo gave their speeches during the last ceremony.

Looking back at the 2021-2022 academic year

News Staff May 7, 2022

  As the semester ends and spring commencement is over, here is a look back at the 2021-2022 academic year: August The fall semester kicked off with move-in, First NightĀ and Quakin' in the...

Tarbles grand opening will showcase new exhibitions, renovations

Tarble’s grand opening will showcase new exhibitions, renovations

Kyara Morales-Rodriguez, Associate News Editor September 23, 2021

At the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Tarble Arts Center had to close its doors, finding different ways to continue sharing art and hosting events for the Eastern community to enjoy. Now, after...

Anna Brown, a junior art major, and Kyle English, a junior accounting major, look at art focused on endangered animals. The art represented the animals as the size they would typically be. Brown said the lighting made the art look fantastic.

Tarble to reopen in late September

Kyara Morales-Rodriguez, Associate News Editor September 6, 2021

After being closed a little over a year ago due to COVID-19, TheĀ TarbleĀ Arts Center is opening its doors again.Ā Ā  Last year, theĀ TarbleĀ Arts Center tried to find ways to still provide the Eastern...

Students play video games, draw at Tarble After Hours party

Kyara Morales, Staff Reporter March 6, 2020

Students explored art exhibitions, grabbed snacks, listened to music and played board games Thursday evening during the Tarble Arts Centerā€™s After Hours party. A Wii was provided, allowing the attendees...

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