Six students will be named SBL Scholars and will receive full scholarships to EIU’s four-year Bachelor of Science in Nursing Degree program.
Eastern Illinois University President David Glassman announced he will retire at the end of the academic year in 2023.
During a meeting of the Eastern Illinois University Board of Trustees, university President David Glassman said he concurred with the unanimous vote of the Naming Committee that a name change was in order.
Progress in Douglas Hall name change process to continue at upcoming Sept. 10 board of trustees meeting.
All Eastern Illinois University students will wear masks in all classrooms, whether they are vaccinated or not, making it possible for all students to attend classes in-person.
Eastern Illinois University announced on Thursday it will be expecting all eligible students, staff, and faculty members returning to in-person classes to be fully-vaccinated.
The recommendation is the result of concerns about racial injustice and because of the connection between Stephen Douglas, for whom the building was named, and his position on slavery.
All members of the EIU Naming Committee who attended the meeting voted in favor of that as the recommendation to send to university President David Glassman.
The university’s Naming Committee is scheduled to meet on Wednesday with agenda items including discussion of its mission from EIU President David Glassman.
The Eastern Illinois University committee considering a possible name change for the university’s Douglas Hall is scheduled to hear from a historian at its next meeting Wednesday.
Before Marty Simmons coaches his first game as Eastern Illinois' new men's basketball coach, he has a long history with his home court at Lantz Arena.
A group charged with deciding whether to rename Eastern Illinois University's Douglas Hall heard residents' comments largely in favor of doing so Thursday, with speakers saying there are other ways to recognize the Lincoln-Douglas debates.
Eastern Illinois University has received $7.4 million from the state's Rebuild Illinois program that helps fund construction and infrastructure projects for local governments.
The university's Naming Committee is relying on responses to the survey and comments during a series of forums to help reach its recommendation on whether to keep or change the resident hall's name.
A forum for community members is one of seven such events an Eastern Illinois University committee has in place for discussion on possibly changing the name of the university's Douglas Hall.
The Eastern Illinois University committee considering a possible name change for the university’s Douglas Hall is scheduled to meet on Wednesday. Want to share your views? Here's how.
He described the university as being like a small city with its own facilities and police department, and with people who live and work on campus.
There will be multiple public forums, including one for the general public, on the question of whether to change the name of Eastern Illinois University's Douglas Hall.
The meeting of the EIU Naming Committee is set for 8:30 a.m. and will be conducted remotely.
CHARLESTON — The Eastern Illinois University committee considering a possible name change for the university’s Douglas Hall is scheduled to me…
The university's Naming Committee on Wednesday discussed how to include information on its mission as well as present questions for public forums and surveys it will use to come up with its recommendation.
The group is gathering information on whether to recommend a change of the name of the university's Douglas Hall.
Student productions have been filmed and posted on the website for the Eastern Illinois University Department of Theatre.
Surveys of Eastern Illinois University students about whether the name of the university's Douglas Hall should be changed will include information on why it's being considered.