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FEATURE PHOTO: Learning about women’s rights history

FEATURE PHOTO: Learning about women’s rights history

Karina Delgado, Assistant Photo Editor

March 5, 2020

Professor of English Julie D. Campbell (left) and sophomore Kimberly McWherter (right), a history education major, tune in during The 19th Amendment at 100: The Past, Present and Future of Women’s Suffrage speech. McWherter said she thought “it was awesome hearing about women’s suffrage and being...

Opera singer to perform 1-woman show

Hannah Shillo, Entertainment Reporter

March 20, 2019

Students and staff at Eastern can continue celebrating Women’s History and Awareness Month by attending a one-woman musical in the Doudna Fine Arts Center Thursday at 7:30 p.m. Dan Crews, director of programming, publicity and promotions at Doudna, said “It Just Takes One” stars opera performer...

Alumna to present on #MeToo movement to open Women’s History Month

Hannah Shillo, Entertainment Reporter

March 4, 2019

Eastern is kicking off Women’s History and Awareness Month (WHAM) with “The #MeToo Movement: Transition From Outrage to Action” with keynote speaker and Eastern alumna Julie Proscia on Tuesday at 6 p.m. in the Doudna Lecture Hall. English professor Marjorie Worthington said Proscia is part of an Illinois Senat...

History comes alive, Eastern students portray under-recognized women

History comes alive, Eastern students portray under-recognized women

Liz Stephens, City Reporter

March 1, 2017

Eastern students told the stories of under-recognized women from history at the Charleston Carnegie Public Library Thursday night. In honor of Women’s History Month, the women’s studies program sponsored a performance in the library where a group of students impersonated a woman of their choosing. History...

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