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  1. Dollars fly at Diva Drag Show

    03.24 / 05:56 dailyeasternnews.com Dailyeasternnews.com - Illinois (IL)
    Jumping off the stage into the splits, “The Big Booty Judy” Ceduxion Carrington showed off her 19 years of experience in the drag business, hosting the Eastern Diva Drag show for 11 years. The show had everyone in the Grand Ballroom on their feet Thursday night, starting with the four winners from Tuesday’s student drag [R…
  2. Students, Faculty meet the First Provost Candidate

    03.24 / 04:51 dailyeasternnews.com Dailyeasternnews.com - Illinois (IL)
      Students and faculty alike met the first candidate for Eastern provost, Tim Crowley, at the student and faculty forums. While less than five students came to the student forum, many faculty attended the faculty forum to ask Crowley questions. Crowley would replace the current provost, Blair Lord, who plans to retire in the summer.…
  3. Couture to hit runway Friday night

    03.24 / 03:52 dailyeasternnews.com Dailyeasternnews.com - Illinois (IL)
      The Couture Models of EIU will put on a fashion show 8 p.m. Friday in the University Ballroom of the Martin Luther King, Jr. University Union. The doors open at 7 p.m., and tickets are $5; however, the first 25 people will receive $2 off their admission price. This will be the first year…
  4. Choral ensembles to perform ‘Songs of Love’

    03.24 / 03:52 dailyeasternnews.com Dailyeasternnews.com - Illinois (IL)
      Love will be in the air as Eastern’s Choral Ensembles presents its spring concert “Songs of Love” this Sunday at 4 p.m. in the Dvorak Concert Hall in the Doudna Fine Arts Center. Graduate conductor Clinton Johnson will be conducting the traditional song “Frog Went A-Courtin’” as arranged by A.P. Jackman. “I conducted briefly […]…
  5. CAA approves HR minor, extends online business BA

    03.24 / 02:46 dailyeasternnews.com Dailyeasternnews.com - Illinois (IL)
      The Council on Academic Affairs approved a minor in human resource management at its meeting Wednesday. Melody Wollan, associate chair of the School of Business, said the minor was developed by human resource management faculty. According to the minor’s proposal, after completing the program, students should be able to explain and effectively communicate human […
  6. Crowley’s visit to Eastern kicks off Provost interviews

    03.23 / 06:35 dailyeasternnews.com Dailyeasternnews.com - Illinois (IL)
    Timothy Crowley, currently the assistant provost of Fort Hays State University in Kansas, will be the first of four candidates interviewing to be Eastern’s next provost. The new provost would replace Provost Blair Lord, who is retiring this summer. An open session for students to meet Crowley is scheduled for 1 p.m. Thursday in the […
  7. Student Senate discusses executive elections

    03.23 / 06:35 dailyeasternnews.com Dailyeasternnews.com - Illinois (IL)
    The Student Senate focused on upcoming elections for executive positions during student government’s meeting Wednesday. Candidates running for student body president are Luke Young, Felicia Wagner and Jonathan Williams. Derek Pierce and Juan Neveraz are running for executive vice president. Both Tarve’a Durant and Rebecca Cash are running for student vice president of academic affairs. Zac [&…
  8. Alumnus returns, discusses drama

    03.23 / 05:27 dailyeasternnews.com Dailyeasternnews.com - Illinois (IL)
    Playwright and alumnus Robert Caisley returned to Eastern to talk about his craft and the writing process Wednesday evening. The 1990 theatre arts graduate held a workshop and discussion titled “In a Dark Room, with Strangers.” The discussion focused on the differences between writing for plays and writing for fiction. Its title was inspired by [&#…
  9. ‘Prowlin’ with the Pets’ to be held Thursday

    03.23 / 04:20 dailyeasternnews.com Dailyeasternnews.com - Illinois (IL)
      Students can bring their four-legged friends to mingle with Eastern President David Glassman at “Prowlin’ with the Pets.” Sponsored by student government, it is scheduled for 5 p.m. Thursday in the Library Quad. The event will feature food and giveaways as well.   The News staff can be reached at 581-2812 or denne…
  10. Broken shoulder turns into broken record

    03.23 / 04:20 dailyeasternnews.com Dailyeasternnews.com - Illinois (IL)
    Sunday Oct. 16, 2016 in the early hours of the morning, junior Steve Fishman was longboarding with a friend down on a street in the outskirts of Charleston. Fishman was rolling down a steep hill when his longboard started to shake and wobble and then it flew out underneath him causing Fishman to roll on…
  11. Diva Drag Show to feature “Decades of Drag” theme

    03.23 / 03:12 dailyeasternnews.com Dailyeasternnews.com - Illinois (IL)
    This year’s Diva Drag Show will feature veteran kings and queens as well as some up-and-coming talents ready to give it their all. The show’s theme is “Decades of Drag.” It will take place 7 p.m. Thursday in the Grand Ballroom of the Martin Luther King Jr. University Union. Siobhan Doherty, vice president of PRIDE, said [……
  12. CAA to vote on new minor

    03.23 / 02:04 dailyeasternnews.com Dailyeasternnews.com - Illinois (IL)
          The CAA will vote on adding a new human resource management minor at its meeting 2 p.m. Thursday in Room 4440 in the Booth Library. According to the proposal for the minor, human resource management is a program of study focusing on developing behavioral and people skills, along with human resource management…