Memorial Service honors late student

  Justin Brown Friends of Byron Edingburg hold candles while walking down Seventh Street following the memorial service Wednesday afternoon. Kennedy Nolen, Multicultural Reporter April 27, 2017 Filed under News, Showcase Senior Byron Edingburg was honored Tuesday night as the first graduate of Eastern’s class of 2017, as a large crowd gathered for his memorial service... Continue Reading →

Panelists discuss North Korea, South Korea, China

Kennedy Nolen, Multicultural Reporter April 13, 2017 Filed under News, Showcase The impeachment of South Korean president Park Geun-hye, relations between China and South Korea, and North Korean policies were among the topics of discussions by panelists, including visiting professors from China and Japan, Thursday as part of Asian Heritage Month. Park Geun-hye, the first... Continue Reading →

Workshop to dig into family history

Students will have the chance to research their family genealogy at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday in Booth Library in the Witters Conference Room 4440. The workshop is called “Finding Yourself: Using Archives to Research Your Family Genealogy.” Cayla Wagner, a graduate student studying historical administration, will teach an introduction on how to do genealogy and how... Continue Reading →

Students on a roll making sushi

A line of students eager to make their own sushi stretched from one side of the Grand Ballroom to the exit for “Konnichiwa: Roll Your Own Sushi” Tuesday afternoon. After students rolled their sushi, they waited in line for it to be cut. From there, it was then placed in Chinese take-out boxes, also known... Continue Reading →

Documentary shares stories of immigrants

Kennedy Nolen, Multicultural Reporter March 30, 2017 Filed under News, Online EIU Students for Peace and Justice showcased their original documentary “I am Migration” Thursday night, which revealed several unnamed immigrants’ stories of struggle and hardship they endured while migrating from their home countries. The main message behind the film was to show immigrants who... Continue Reading →

Mardi Gras/Karneval Celebration

French, German clubs celebrate Mardi Gras Olivia Swenson-Hultz Anita Saffa, a junior economics major, and Jane Kim, a junior exchange student from South Korea snack as part of their participation in The Mardi Gras celebration in Coleman hall. Kennedy Nolen, multicultural Reporter February 28, 2017 Filed under News, Showcase Students adorned with masks and beads filled... Continue Reading →

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